Dipanshu Bansal

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Extreme Bike Tours: Traveling Western Mongolia on Royal Enfield motorcycles

Planning a motorcycle tour through Western Mongolia looks to me like a tough job. Yes, there's some tarmac roads, but most of the best bits are a …

Spirited Away: The Ultimate Japanese Booze Tour

Horror addicts and supernatural enthusiasts may be disappointed to know that arguably the best Spirits of Japan tour has nothing to do with ancient …

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17 bizarre yet beautiful hotels around the world

In countries around the world, there are quirky and innovative accommodations that take guests to new heights and unimaginable environments.<p>From the transparent bubble rooms of theAttrap'Rêves, which sit nestled in the forests of France, to Amsterdam's Faralda Crane Hotel, where rooms are situated …

Costa Rica

The Frugal Bike Tour: How to Save Money and Economize While Bicycle Touring

The story of how I saved money, quit my job, sold my possessions, and set off to endlessly travel by bike around the world. My Plan<p><b>My 3 Books</b> <br>I …

The Old Clare Hotel, Sydney, Australia – in pictures

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Answer the call of the wild without backpacking: Check out REI Signature Camping! Not convinced? Read on to see if comfort in the great outdoors fits …

Road Trip: Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way

Explore the sights and sounds of the Wild Atlantic Way, and meet the people who make it unforgettable.<p>At the western fringe of Europe is a marginal zone where the force of the Atlantic crashes against the jagged rock defenses of Ireland’s western seaboard. The Wild Atlantic Way, a new driving route …

3 Eco Adventures for This Fall

<i>Image of Zion National Park in Autumn via Shutterstock</i><p><b>BY VICTORIA GAFFNEY</b><p>We all know that wistful feeling towards the end of summer, that twinge of nostalgia as we sense the sun-soaked days beginning to slip away from us like sand through a sieve. The longing for more lazy hours--and the reluctant …

National Parks

The cheapest long-haul holiday destinations revealed

Typically thought of as a pricey, if popular destination, the good news is that the cost of holidaying in Japan’s capital, Tokyo, is now half what it was in 2013. It is now the third-cheapest long-haul destination on a list compiled by Post Office Travel Money.<p>The list compared the cost of 10 …

Awesome Winter Deals to Book NOW

Royal Caribbean

8 Cities That Show You What the Future Will Look Like

Cities used to grow by accident. Sure, the location usually made sense—someplace defensible, on a hill or an island, or somewhere near an extractable …

The 6 Best Spots For Fall Foliage In Colorado

Written by Eric Schuette, Explorer for The Outbound Collective<p>Many of us are excited about the arrival of autumn and all that comes with it -- the crisp air, cool temperatures, bluebird days, and perhaps most important of all, mountainsides turning gold. The fall colors in Colorado are very …

Hiking

The 25 Best Value Cities in the World

Building your dream vacation can be a very expensive undertaking, especially if you plan on hitting some of the world's most famous sights and cities. To help travelers create a fun (and affordable) itinerary for 2016, trivago.com analyzed the world's most popular cities to determine which 25 …

The World's Top 20 Cities, According to That Dude Who Visited Every Country

<i>By: Gunnar Garfors</i><p><i>Credit: Courtesy of Gunnar Garfors</i><p>I've been to a few cities in my quest to visit all 198 countries in the world, and I've written a book about it called <i>198: How I Ran Out of Countries</i>. But this list is about the top 20 cities that I love -- based on the people, the food, the fun, …

The 12 countries you must visit - by the man who's seen them all

App lets you keep shooting photos when your iPhone is full

You’ve got the perfect photo lined in your sites and so you push the button on your iPhone camera. Instead of a memory etched in pixels, you get a message saying “Cannot take photo. There’s not enough storage.”<p>An iOS app called IceCream lets you quickly free up space without deleting photos, …

Apps

8 Camping Hacks to Keep You Warm at Night

Photo: Cole Buckhart<p>Written by Corinne White, Contributor for The Outbound Collective.<p>There are so many things we love about this time of year...the leaves changing, fewer crowds at our favorite destinations, and the cool crisp air of autumn. The down side is that that cool air can turn freezing at …

Camping

5 Cheap European Destinations

<i>By Gloria Atanmo for the CheapTickets Travel Blog</i><p>If you're looking in the mirror and wondering when it's time you finally take the plunge and book your first trip overseas to Europe, then yes, "Mirror, mirror on the wall, you're the smartest of them all!"<p>2015 is definitely <i>THE</i> year to travel.<p>While …

European Travel

What to Do in Rome When It Rains

Rome is very much a place where life is lived out of doors, but that doesn't mean the city isn't a victim to bad weather. Rain in Rome is more common than you might think. In the winter months of January and February, rainy days should be expected and can go on for days without stop. Outside of …

A couple who left home to travel the world on $40 a day explain how they're making it work

Together, they've also tackled parts of Vietnam, Thailand, and the Philippines. Combined, their travel history stretches across much of the globe, from Greece to Cambodia to Singapore.<p>After meeting on the road, the two travelers decided to head off on a new adventure together, building a blog, …