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Solo Travel Destination: Copenhagen, Denmark

Architecture, design, craft beer, extensive public transit, and easy day trips made Copenhagen a great destination for this Solo Travel Society …

Ten great European streets you need to walk down

You know us, always raving about the best places in London. But sometimes, it’s a good idea to leave the city and discover somewhere new.<p>We’ve teamed …

Long weekend: Krakow

A cold, listless sky hangs over a rain-soaked Plac Bohaterów Getta, where dozens of eerily empty chairs are arranged in a grid across a city square. …

The most hipster places in Europe

But there are some neighbourhoods where the recent influx of style and creativity is impossible to deny. These neighbourhoods make great places to …

How to Get Into Any Airport Lounge

These apps and more will help you score VIP treatment, even if you're flying economy.<p>If you fly economy, or only travel once or twice a year, I bet you’ve seen the signs for VIP airport lounges and automatically ruled yourself out. But guess what? It doesn’t matter. You’re in. Seriously. Even coach …

The Anti-Tourist Tourist’s Guide To London

what to do, see + eat in england’s capital<p>Much to the dismay of anyone I've ever traveled with, I've always been one to avoid a tourist trap at any and all costs. And while I've tried to be a good sport about taking a quick trip to see some random monument in a busy part of a new city, my heart's …

How the Internet is ruining travel

Seventeen years ago I piled into a van with four of my roommates in Sydney, Australia. We set out driving around dinner time, just as the sun went …

Why Night Trains Are a Great Way to Travel within Europe

Waking up in another country has never been easier.<p>Red-eye flights have a certain appeal to cash-strapped, time-savvy travelers. For one, they’re …

Moving to London? 17 Tips for Thriving and Surviving

Are you usually punctual or late? Do you finish things within the time you stipulate? Do you hand in your reports/work on time? Are you able to …

Where To Eat And Sleep In Iceland

Because it's about time you finally book that trip.<p>Iceland has become one of the hottest destinations for adventure seekers and foodies alike due to its majestic lunar landscapes, pristine glaciers, heavenly food, and warm, welcoming people.<p>In the summer months, tourists descend upon the island …

European Travel

The best hostels in Europe

An expert guide to the best hostels in Europe, including the top places to stay for backpackers and those looking for cheap hostels, in locations including London, Paris and Amsterdam.<p><b>London</b><p>Safestay Holland Park, Kensington<p>Located midway between Holland Park Road and bustling Kensington - it’s rare …

Top Ten Tips to Know Before Booking Tickets and Taking the Train in Europe

Summer is just around the corner and with the Zika virus in full swing, it's one more reason people will be heading to Europe this summer. I personally prefer the train in Europe to any other form of transport. You don't have the same stress as air travel (you don't need to be there 2-plus hours …

Trains

Destinations that are so magical, they hardly seem real

These seven dreamy destinations make you feel like you’ve stepped straight into a magical fairy tale world.<p>Where to go to escape the stresses of life, the bustle of the workweek and the noise of traffic? To find out, we turned to question-and-answer site Quora, where users have been sharing their …

European Travel

The 50 Best Hotels in New York City

Whether you want top-shelf luxury or funky boutiques, the best hotels in New York City offer something for every kind of traveler. See which Big Apple hotels were named the best in the 2017 Readers' Choice Awards, then get ready to plan your next trip to NYC. (Click to view as a list)

The Best Islands in the World

Condé Nast Traveler readers ranked the 30 best islands in the world outside the U.S. in the 2017 Readers' Choice Awards survey, from far-flung gems in Southeast Asia to volcanic outcrops in the Mediterranean.<p>1<p>Boracay, Philippines<p>2<p>Cebu and Visayan Islands, Philippines<p>3<p>Palawan, Philippines<p>4<p>Mallorca, …

32 things to do in Oaxaca before you die

<i>Puedes leer este artículo en español haciendo clic aquí.</i><p>Party at the amazing celebrations of the Guelaguetza Festival!<p>Photo: larry1732.<p>Have a <i>temazcal</i> …

Mexico City Travel: 7 Cool Things To Do in Xochimilco

Mention Xochimilco to travelers who know Mexico City and the first -- or perhaps the only -- thing to pop into their minds is a dreamily decorated trajinera, one of the colorful boats that ply the neighborhood's garden-lined canals. But there's lots more to do in Xochimilco, from unique forms of …

New Zealand's 'Other' Island Is A Dazzling Slice Of Paradise

The search is over.<p>If you travel mostly in the Northern Hemisphere, then you may have always imagined New Zealand as one singular island. Yet savvy travelers know the country actually consists of <i>two</i> main islands: the North and the South.<p>New Zealand's North Island is a hub for Maori culture, a …

New Zealand

10 Luxurious Cabins That Are Well Worth the Trip

These far-flung resorts bring new meaning to getting away.<p>When you <i>need</i> to get away, a trip outside town isn't going to cut it. You need remote, you need relaxation, and you need luxury. We've picked out the world's most luxurious cabins, all of which are a flight and a bumpy Jeep ride away.

Top 10 Tips for Capturing the Spirit of Australia

By College Tourist; Author: Shannon Kelly, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign<p><b>Must see destinations in the Land Down Under</b><p>I was lucky enough to study abroad this past semester at The University of Melbourne. During my four months on exchange, I was able to live like a local in Melbourne, and …

Australia

Ballarat travel guide and things to do: 20 reasons to visit

<b>*1. WALK LYDIARD STREET</b> Ballarat, just under 1½ hours' driving time from Melbourne, is a handsome former 19th-century gold-rush city which is today …

Ballarat