Virginia Lennard

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7 Ways You’re Wasting Time While Traveling

When you’re traveling it never seems like there are enough hours in a day, let alone enough vacation days in a year. No matter where you go there’s …

Why You Should Not Be Afraid To Travel To Europe

A member of a group I was recently traveling with in Yellowstone National Park asked me if I was concerned about the safety of travel to Europe. His …

Terrorism

Things to Consider When Traveling Solo as a Female

Having traveled solo both abroad and around the US from the age of 23, I have a couple of ideas I think would be helpful to any female teetering on the edge of buying a ticket to their dream destination.<p>On my way back from Stockholm last December, I met a lovely old lady at the airport who told me …

7 of Europe's most charming destinations

Envision perfect postcard settings for your next European vacation, from historic architecture to stunning scenery. Whichever photogenic destination you choose, don't forget your camera!

Lake District

Going somewhere? Try one of the 10 places named as most ethical travel destinations

<b>Sunset in Montevideo, Uruguay. (AP/Natacha Pisarenko)</b><p>Ethical traveling means protecting the environment and respecting local people and cultures. Bon voyage<p>Reynard Loki<p>March 21, 2016 10:57pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>The late travel writer Bruce Chatwin, an inveterate …

I’d like to do more than drink in Dublin. What are the other must-sees?

It's not just the drink talking when St. Patrick's Day shenanigans around the world trigger misty-eyed thoughts of Emerald Isle vacations. But there's much more to the country's Liffey River-hugging capital than supping stout in creaky-floored old pubs.<p>On my latest visit, I started with a transit …

Ireland

11 of the best money tricks I learned traveling through 16 countries

These new adventures sometimes came with never-before-made mistakes. I've made my fair share when it comes to figuring out the best ways to save and spend money in a foreign land. There are things you will never think about until it's too late—whether it's on the flight over or a few weeks into …

A quick travel guide to the neighborhoods of London

LONDON IS A SPRAWLING CITY of different neighbourhoods each with their own distinct vibe. On first impressions, it’s hard to know where to start… so …

Madame Tussauds

Celebrity News, Entertainment and More | Cosmopolitan UK

Aug 11, 2018<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>Aug 11, 2018<p>I could have lived my whole life without knowing that.<p>Aug 10, 2018<p>Instagram official …

A tour of Amy Winehouse’s former stomping grounds, London’s Camden

By Siobhan Starrs<p>I saw Amy Winehouse once, as I took a shortcut on a back road in Camden, the edgy London neighborhood where the singer was once a regular fixture. She was posing for photos with a young girl. Happy, smiling for the camera, pleased to make someone’s day.<p>I was reminded of that …

Where to stay, what to eat and what to do in London

Photo of Gong bar on the 52nd floor of the Shangri-La at the Shard.<br>Photo: Courtesy of the Shangri-La<p><b>STAY</b><br>Located in the Renzo Piano-designed …

Wroclaw: European Capital Culture 2016

Wroclaw, Poland’s fourth largest city, is hosting a full slate of events this year connected to its designation as European Cultural Capital 2016. …

The 20 Most Photographed Attractions in the World

Whether you’ve visited Paris, London, or New York, you’re sure to have come back home with a multitude of holiday snaps on your camera.<p>From an iconic …

Julie Delpy’s Guide to Paris

The Lolo actress and director opens up about the people and places that keep her coming back to her hometown<p>French actress Julie Delpy’s new film <i>Lolo,</i> in which she stars and directs, is dangerous on two levels. First, it may forever put you off on the idea of parenthood; second, it may inspire a …

France

30 reasons why you must keep visiting Belgium

A slump in visitors to Belgium is anticipated following this week's terror attacks. Antony Mason, our Brussels expert, offers 30 good reasons to keep the country in your travel plans.<p>Exclusive Tours from The Telegraph: Stories of Passchendaele and the Western Front with Nick Lloyd and Simon …

How travel has changed: A smartphone is now almost as essential as a passport

It was a farewell that did it. Turning in the wrong direction from the check-in desk at Heathrow, I swallowed hard as my sister drifted …

British Airways

The Other Side of Brussels

<i>Source: Veronica Morrison, From the Upside</i><p>Nearly one year ago today, I was standing in the middle of a bustling city square surrounded by ornate 17th century guildhalls just as the sun began to set. The lower the sun dropped, the more vibrant the colors became. The sky turned the most vivid shades …

TripAdvisor's Top 25 Destinations - Which Ones Have You Been To?

TripAdvisor came out with their list of their picks of the top 25 destinations for 2016. I know some people do not care for how they rank certain …

European Travel

A Guide to Eating and Staying in Shoreditch, London

East London’s trendiest neighborhood has markets serving everything from craft beer and curries to bagels and burgers

Europe By Rail in 25 Days: Itinerary & Costs

Have you always wanted to do a tour of Europe but not quite sure where to start? Feeling overwhelmed by choices about where to stop, how long to stay …

10 Picturesque Destinations You Must Include On Your European Summer Road-Trip

Rip off your duffle coat, unzip that onesie and lose the mittens – summer is almost here and that can only mean one thing… summer holidays! Those …

Top 10 Places To Travel in 2018 - Best Travel Destinations List

If you’re planning a travel adventure in 2017, you won’t find better destinations than the 10 listed here. Whether you’re a nature lover, history …

VIDEO: Five Things to Do in Madrid

In recent years, Spain’s capital has cleaned its gritty edges, replacing old slaughterhouses with edgy arts districts, and shoe repair shops with …

Scotland's wee but wild road

A 516-mile route that passes through spooky ruins, fairytale glens, toothy castles, rugged fairways and shingle-sand beaches. Not to mention distilleries.<p>Locals call it the “wee mad road”: a looping ribbon of asphalt that hugs the coastline between the fishing hamlets of Inverkirkaig, Coigach and …

Dublin's Casual Food Revolution: 21 ideas for your next foodie trip

Food & Travel<p>Forget beef and Guinness stew.<p>Visitors taking a bite out of Dublin's contemporary food scene will soon discover a culinary landscape …

10 Things You Won't Learn While Backpacking

Nothing feels like freedom quite like knowing you're carrying everything you need on your back, passport in hand, ready to adventure. As great as backpacking is, there's a few things it definitely will not teach you. Sorry, vagabonds. You'll just have to save these 10 lessons for home.<p>Backpacking …

Backpacking

Tips for Staying Safe While Traveling Abroad

With the recent terror attacks in Berlin, international safety is front and center in the conversation about travel. While these events are …

U.S. State Department

Is Europe Safe to Visit This Summer?

Many Americans are asking whether it’s safe to visit Europe after terrorist attacks in Brussels and Paris.