William Parodi

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5 California Road Trips That'll Make You Fall in Love With the Golden State

Like many born-and-bred Californians, I would choose Joan Didion as my fantasy dinner guest and I feel more at home in my car than pretty much …

California

7 things to know before you go to Slovenia

<b>Slovenia is becoming more popular year by year.</b><p>Whether it’s a city break in Ljubljana (try saying that three times fast), or a more in-depth …

European Travel

The World's Favorite Hotel Costs Just $99 a Night (Yes, Really)

We're used to seeing overwater bungalows in Bora Bora or treehouse villas in Costa Rica top the list of the best hotels in the world, but Trip …

Siem Reap

The Grand Tour of Switzerland

Though relatively small in size—roughly equal to New Hampshire and Vermont combined—Switzerland packs a big punch. It’s home to a dozen UNESCO sites, a topographic diversity that includes palm trees and glaciers (not to mention four languages to call them by), and some of Europe’s most modern …

The 20 Best Places to Go in 2018

Whether you dream of escaping to a far-flung beach, adventuring up a mountain, wandering a new city’s streets, discovering ancient ruins, or simply …

Travel

The 50 Most Beautiful Views in the World

Even seasoned travelers will tell you that sometimes, they need to take a step back and drink it all in. Thankfully, the world is filled with …

14 Gorgeous Islands in Europe That Americans Always Overlook

Europe is chock-full of islands -- big ones, little ones, hot ones, cold ones, and hell, even one confusingly called “Ireland.” Most tourists stick …

10 Under-the-Radar Hidden Gems You Can Only See in Japan

It's time to venture outside Tokyo! From subtropical beaches and snow-capped mountains to ancient shrines and animal reserves, there's no a shortage …

Japan

Is Albania Eastern Europe's answer to the Amalfi Coast?

“Albania!” my barrister friend exclaimed when Mrs Harding divulged our holiday destination. “What have you done wrong?”<p>The answer, in short, was that we were taking a punt on the word of a politician. In a political interview I did for this newspaper with Edi Rama, the country’s prime minister, …

13 Places Where You Can See the Bluest Water in the World

1 of 13<p>Egremnoi, Greece<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 13<p>Crater Lake, Oregon<p>3 of 13<p>Con Son, Vietnam<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 13<p>Devil’s Bay, Virgin Gorda, British Virgin …

National Parks

27 underrated US destinations everyone should visit in their lifetime

If you're traveling in the US, cities like New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago are probably on the top of your list of places to see. Outside of big cities, however, there are also tons of smaller, underrated destinations that are totally worth a trip.<p>We asked our colleagues for their favorite, …

National Parks

The 18 hottest destinations to visit in 2018 named

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Sri Lanka

8 of the World’s Best Natural Hot Springs and How to Find Them

So deep into winter, it’s only natural for those of us tired of daily commutes in the early dark to start thinking of the warmer places we’d rather …

The Newly Updated List – World’s 50 Best Beaches

I absolutely love to explore new places and experience local cultures and that’s the goal on most of my trips. However, I’m also a beach bum, and …

Beaches

The 15 Quickest Cars of the 21st Century (So Far)

Cabriolets

9 Rookie Mistakes to Avoid in Santorini

We recently spent 16 unforgettable days on the world famous Greek island of Santorini. That equates to 16 epic sunsets into the Aegean Sea, 36 …

A list of the best restaurants in Italy you can't miss while traveling

A list of restaurants you can't miss while traveling around Italy<p>Pizza, pasta, panino and gelato make up the major food groups in Italy, and we're …

Italy

10 Best Beach Hotels in Florida

1 of 10<p>Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa, Manalapan<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>Henderson Park Inn, Destin<p>3 of 10<p>The Ritz-Carlton, Key Biscayne, Miami<p>Advertisement<p>4 …

Fort Lauderdale

Chicago Bulls should keep Mirotic, Waive good-bye to Portis

Bobby Portis’s right fist left the Chicago Bulls front office with a tough decision. Nikola Mirotic, who didn’t throw the punch, shouldn’t be …

NBA

14 classic American drive-in restaurants that are still in operation

Drive-ins have been around for decades, serving up burgers, shakes and fries to any hungry customer who pulls in for a bite to eat.<p>But while chains like Sonic and Checkers have put a modern spin on things, nothing can replace the iconic feel of a classic 1950s-style drive-in. And lucky for us, many …

The Most Haunted Place in Every State, Mapped

For some of us, Halloween is best-celebrated snuggling up under a blanket hiding from scary movies and stuffing our faces with candy, but for the …

New Mexico

What You Need to Know For an Amazing Amsterdam Adventure

Simply put, Amsterdam is a stunner. No, scratch that thought. It's a dream destination. After just one visit, you'll forever have the image of houseboats bobbing sketched in your mind and the sound of bike bells ringing in your ears. Even a year later, I can still here that vivacious hum: <i>cling,</i> …

2017 Porsche 911 GTS

The peak of the power-to-price curve.<p>Porsche has perfected the art of scheduling the launch of new variants of its 911 range to keep something fresh and new in the lineup throughout a model generation. Case in point: This 2017 911 GTS model of the platform launched in its initial 991 form at the …

Extracted

Porsche 911 GTS driven – 'as good in the real world as on the deserted mountain passes of our dreams'

Someone, I know not whom, once said: "the virtue of a pot lies not in the clay, but the potter’s skill". You’ll never find a car to which it applies more readily than this new Porsche 911 GTS.<p>On paper it’s a go-faster Carrera S with numerous modifications to its driveline and powertrain which, upon …

This Man Planned the Most Efficient U.S. Road Trip of All Time

Road Trips

The world's most beautiful ports: 15 places you must arrive at by sea

Hong Kong

Where to Go in Maine: 11 Places You Should See in Your Lifetime

From the northern highlands to its southern coastline, Maine is one of the most popular destinations among tourists hoping to commune with nature. …

How Every Variety of the 2017 Porsche 911 Behaves on Track

From the base-model Carrera to the top-of-the-line Turbo S and GT3 RS, we took them all to Thunderhill for track testing.<p><i>Last summer, we put together a test examining the current state of the Porsche 911. It took place in Northern California, using both public roads and the 2.0-mile "west course"</i> …

Magic

The Prettiest National Park in Each Canadian Province

Ah, the Great White North. The name conjures up images of stunning alpine peaks, dense forests, and icy waters. It's no secret that Canada is rich …

National Parks

Eight Road Trips to Take This Fall

Determined to hit the road this fall? Here's where to go.<p>From September to early November, from Vermont to California, Mother Nature does her best to …

Road Trips