Alix Randall

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3 Romantic Getaways

<i>Written by Karen Kwan for: AmongMen.com</i><p>Need some downtime with your honey? Whether it's an anniversary celebration or one of your birthdays, or maybe you just need some R&R, these blissful vacations will make reconnecting and getting those home fires burning a breeze. You'll regret having waited so …

Edinburgh -- Half of Scotland's Wonder in One Urban Bundle

Sure, there's plenty more to Scotland. But Edinburgh is one of Europe's most entertaining cities. It seems to hold half of the country's tourists -- and for good reason. The Royal Mile, a leisurely and fascination-filled stroll gradually downhill from the castle to the palace, is one of Europe's …

Tips for Travel & Life: Let's Get Lost

"We travel, initially, to lose ourselves; and we travel, next, to find ourselves."<p>-Pico Iyer<p>Some bum, some hitch, some fly, some fall. Since 2004, I've been traveling small pieces of the world in an attempt to construct a whole. From hemisphere to hemisphere, I've made a life through travel-one …

Cruising to Bermuda

Considering a cruise? Love ‘em or hate ‘em, seasoned travelers seem to have strong opinions on the subject.<p>And there’s no denying the impact the industry has had on how families travel. Cruise lines have not only increased capacity by more than 2,000 percent since 1970, they’re working overtime to …

Travelers leave research and booking to multiple devices

Travel companies already knew that consumers are accessing their sites and apps using multiple types of devices, but recent research shows that</b> …

It's 5 o'Clock Somewhere: America's Best Swim-up Bars

What's better than lounging in a pool? Booze. What's better than booze? Lounging in a pool with booze.<p>Ah, vacation. After a long, difficult day of shopping, arduous spa treatments, exhausting sunbathing and strenuous sight-seeing, you'll probably need a drink (<i>relaxing is hard work, after all!</i>). …

California's best coastal walks

From its wild and rocky coast in the north to the south coast’s vast, sandy shores, the California coastline lures many to walk along the edge of the continent to gaze at the ocean. Sweeping coastal views are blocked in many cities, but wide-open hiking spaces abound nearby where anyone willing to …

5 reasons not to be afraid of flying

THIS WEEK, after a plane crash in San Francisco killed two Chinese teenagers and hospitalized hundreds of passengers, and a small plane crash in …

San Francisco

The Most Amazing National Park Campgrounds

There's no magic formula to finding the perfect national park campground. But with 59 parks to choose from spread across wildly different terrains, there's certainly one to suit every taste <i>(Credit: Shutterstock)</i>.<p><b>Click here for the 12 Best National Park Campgrounds in America</b><p>You might be the kind of …

A Refresher Course On The Difference Between The UK, Britain, England, And The British Isles

Despite an extensive history with the Brits across the pond, many Americans are still unsure what to call the area.<p>Is Ireland part of the United Kingdom? Does England include Wales? What is Great Britain?<p>Geographic and political names get mixed up in these misunderstandings. Some people use England …

United Kingdom

What you should know before a Sailing Trip in the Caribbean

While preparing this article, I resorted to google and Bing engines searching for traveling experiences and desired activities while on board of a sailing ship. To my surprise, there were very few articles and content about this topic that seems to be neglected. Armed with my notebook, a word file …

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