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Cheap, Modern Health Care Makes This Country No. 1 for Retirees

Photo by Ruslan Guzov / Shutterstock.com<p>One nation located in Ibero-America tops the list of destinations for retirees.<p>Perhaps you’ve never heard of …

Costa Rica

30 Adventures to Have in a Lifetime

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What you're missing out on in the world's least-visited countries

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World's Happiest Countries

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The 50 best beaches in the world

Beaches

The gate of hell is real (and we'll show you where it is)

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Tiny Travelogue: 50 Small Towns to Visit Across the U.S.

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10 of the Most Fantastic Train Trips in the United States

Sit back and enjoy the scenery, history and culture (or a nap) while traversing spectacular parts of the country by rail.

Trains

30 amazing abandoned places

Abandoned Buildings

9 wonderlands for your winter travel list

The weather outside is delightful<p>Winter is romanticized during the holidays. The lights, hats and mittens, the hope for fresh snow are all a part of …

Travel

The USA's most underrated tourist attraction in all 50 states

United States

The World’s 20 Most Fun-Filled Cities

With thousands of <strong><a href="https://www.theactivetimes.com/travel/n/travel-agents-share-their-best-money-saving-tips">cheap flight and hotel …

Diets

The 30 most fun cities in America

United States

The Top 20 Travel Destinations of the Year

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Cities where you can realistically live on minimum wage

Minimum Wage

12 U.S. places where your visit could double the population

Lonely locations<p>You've heard of a one-horse town, but what about a one-person town? Scattered throughout the U.S. are places with populations you can …

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50 Top Romantic Destinations Around the World

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8 lakes where a dive could be deadly

Laguna Caliente, Costa Rica<p>The Poas Volcano, in central Costa Rica, has two crater lakes. Botos Lake is in an inactive crater that has not erupted in …

Costa Rica

10 Cold War sites you can visit today

Minuteman missile site, South Dakota, USA<p>The Cold War’s most frightening aspect was the nuclear arms race between the U.S. and Soviet Union. Missile …

15 creepy destinations in the US for anyone obsessed with the supernatural

The Most Beautiful Hotel in Every State in America

10 naturally pink lakes

Las Salinas de Torrevieja, Spain<p>Located on Spain’s Mediterranean coast in the Valencian Community, Torrevieja is a city of about 100,000 people. It …

25 Great Scenic Places To Retire

If you’re thinking of relocating in retirement, why not move to a place with a view? Even if you’ll continue working part-time, as many “retirees” …

This subterranean city carved out of salt in Poland will astonish you

The Wieliczka Salt Mine has existed — and been recognized as a marvel — for so long that its famous visitors include Copernicus, Goethe and Chopin. …

10 best national parks for sunrises and sunsets

Moro Rock, Sequoia National Park<p>Moro Rock is a granite formation in Sequoia National Park. Because of its prominence, it's a great place to see the …

20 unbelievable but true geographical facts

The 14 Most Beautiful Main Streets Across America

Canada opens first permanent highway to remote Arctic coast

The unpaved road is a game-changer for isolated residents who previously traveled on ice roads.<p>Need to really, really get away from it all? Canada's …

9 stunningly picturesque oases

Liwa Oasis, UAE<p>The United Arab Emirates is just to the north of Oman. The Liwa Oasis is a large oasis in Abu Dhabi. The families who now govern both …