Andrew Courteau

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10 Of The Most Spectacular Wilderness Resorts Around The World

10 Spectacular Wilderness Resorts<p>In "Accommodation"<p>Near the top of Western Australia sits the Ningaloo Reef. This reef is incredible, largely because …

These Luxury Wellness Vacations Are the Perfect Opportunity to Relax and Renew

Sometimes a trip can be the perfect jumpstart to a new exercise or wellness plan that sets up good habits for you to follow when you get back home. …

5 Most Romantic Experiences in Italy

With its dreamily poetic landscapes, awe-inspiring art, and gloriously ancient cities that have captured the hearts and imagination of visitors […]5 …

Italy

7 Incredible Island Villas in Indonesia

The islands of Indonesia are a dream come true for anyone hankering for some sun, the sea, vibrant marine life, delicious food, and exotic culture.<p>Whether you're a surfer, scuba diver, water sports enthusiast, yogi, or just someone who can’t get enough of tropical living, a visit to Indonesia will …

Ceramics

Dubai’s Crazy New Floating Underwater Resort Is Inspired by Venice

Dubai — already home to the world’s biggest indoor theme park and on the way to opening the world’s longest zip line — is getting another …

This Ridiculously Beautiful Resort Is the Best in Jamaica

And it's reasonably priced, too.<p>Considered one of the top resort hotels in the Caribbean, Bermuda, and the Bahamas, Jamaica’s legendary Rockhouse …

This Cruise Hits 32 Countries in 119 Days, So Start Saving Your Vacation Time Now

And it only costs $17,000.<p>For some people, the call of wanderlust is simply too strong to ignore. Others simply have $16,999 to burn. And for the lucky few who have both time to take off and money to blow, there's the MSC Cruises "World Cruise," a four-month-long expedition that traverses a pretty …

Pacific Ocean

10 Stunning Private Islands You Can Rent from $307 a Night, Ranked by Price

You don't have to be a millionaire to rent your own island.<p>If you’ve always fancied taking over a secluded private island for a night, you’re not …

South Carolina

Your Most Epic European Road Trip, Mapped

It's beginning to be that perfect time of year when you can grab a few friends, put a car in gear, and take off into the unknown. Road trips are …

Mapped: The optimal road trip to see all the US national parks

RANDY OLSON, a Computer Science & Engineering Ph.D. candidate at Michigan State University, is a man who likes to design road trips. He has …

The best luxury hotels at Machu Picchu

As one of the greatest historical monuments in the world, Machu Picchu has been on many a traveller’s bucket list since its discovery in 1912. Dating …

Luxury Lifestyle

10 of the Most Striking Spots in Hawaii

Discover our favorite activities in the Aloha State.<p>There are iconic spots in Hawaii that first-time visitors need to see to believe, but there are also the lesser known gems that the locals know are just as worthy of your time–especially on that second or third return trip. For a mix of both, add …

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9 Trips to Take With Your Significant Other

Traveling with someone is one of the best ways to really get to know them.<p>If you’re considering taking the next step and turning your significant …

6 Incredible Private Islands to Rent With Your Friends in 2018

If you've ever spent time on a remote, exotic island, you're already luckier than millions of other people in the world. But if you want to take …

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13 Stylish Treehouses for Grown-Ups to Spend a Night In

Who says treehouses are just for kids?<p>Today, the traditional treehouse has been adopted by and adapted for adults. With complex construction, stylish designs, and fully-equipped interiors, the charming childhood staple has matured into a modern, all-ages hideaway. In this collection of treehouses …

10 Stunning Resorts In The Middle Of Nowhere

Stunning Resorts In The Middle Of Nowhere<p>In "Accommodation"<p>Experience the earth’s beauty at its most basic form in this red-rock, rugged …

An Ultra-Modern Safari Lodge in Remote South Africa

The rust-color Lebombo Mountains, which run along the eastern edge of Kruger National Park, are a surprising vista for the casual safari-goer. The red rock and riverine forests, knotted with pebbly waterways and cacti, look more akin to the American Southwest than <i>Out of Africa</i>–style grasslands. …

Bucket List Travel: 3 Once-in-a-lifetime Adventures in the United States

Travel is all about perspective.<p>Sometimes, seeing a place in a new way is like seeing it for the first time. These three U.S. destinations are no …

National Parks

Best Countries and Places to Retire to in 2017 | Investopedia

If you’re hoping to stretch your retirement dollars further, a move abroad may be the answer. Living in a foreign land offers a chance to see more of …

48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …

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Giving the Gift of Travel: 10 Unforgettable Trips

Looking for the perfect trip to take with someone special? We've got the list for you.<p>The gift of travel lingers long after the holiday lights are packed away. The staff at National Geographic Expeditions selected some of their favorite trips around the globe, including visiting ancient cave …

Travel Photography

New Zealand's 7 Most Breathtaking Hikes

There are two telling signs that New Zealand's landscape is next-level beautiful — its claim to fame as the filmset for <i>The Lord of the Rings</i> movie …

Passport Ready? 10 Countries You Really Need to Visit in 2017

We can't say we're devastated to see the end of 2016. Thanks to Trump's win, Brexit's shock and Bowie's death, the year has left us, quite frankly, a …

This Epic Poolhouse Will Make You Want to Buy a One-Way Ticket to Thailand

Here in the <i>VIVA</i> head office, drooling over pretty pictures is all part of the job. You'd think we'd be long desensitized by now, but one particular …

Coco Palm Dhuni Kolhu resort, Maldives, review: Certainly a paradise, and one with an eye on its environment

It's about 11.30am Coco Palm Dhuni Kolhu time (which is an hour ahead of the mainland Maldivian capital Malé; the private island having taken the …

9 of the most mindblowing places in Brazil

FROM THE ANDES TO THE AMAZON to the Atlantic Ocean, Brazil is a pretty awesome country. Its cities are vibrant and exciting, and its wilderness is …

10 Luxurious Jungle Lodges

If you think staying in a jungle lodge involves battling with mosquitoes and showering under a trickle of tepid water, think again. Even in the most …

Are These the Most Stunning Overwater Bungalows in Bora Bora?

It seems that overwater villas in Bora Bora are about as commonplace as girls wearing fringe at Coachella. Yeah, there's a lot. And they're freakin' …