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16 apps that fix the most annoying things about traveling

When it comes to traveling, there are plenty of annoying little problems that can put a damper on your trip.<p>You may not know it, but there's a way to skip the long customs line at the airport, find a last-minute hotel room for cheap, and renew your passport without ever leaving your home. All you …

Apps

50 Books Recommended by This Year's TED Speakers | Inc.com

<i>Thank You for Being Late</i> by Thomas L. Friedman; recommended by World Bank president Jim Yong Kim and Martin Ford. Amazon calls it "a field guide to the 21st century."<p><i>Success Through Stillness</i> by Russell Simmons and Chris Morrow and; recommended by Serena Williams. The hip-hop mogul on</i> …

Books

Swell stays: the best surf hotels around the world

World-famous beach breaks are just part of the amenities at these epic escapes. Check in and paddle out.

Costa Rica

Best of Laos in 7 days

If you are looking for a warm weather, history, culture and adventure, then Lao People’s Democratic Republic or Laos as most of the people know it, …

Asia Travel

These Marble Caves in Chile Are a Natural Wonder You Have to See

The next place to add to your bucket list: Patagonia, Chile. In a freshwater glacier lake called General Carrera Lake stands a peninsula of marble …

The 19 best countries in the world for adventure seekers

If so, these countries might be worth adding to your bucket list.<p>The US News & World Report surveyed more than 21,000 people from around the globe to produce a ranking of the best countries in the world, based on a series of specific criteria.<p>The study also produced a number of subrankings, …

South America

How to Spend 48 Hours in Brisbane

Forget everything you thought you knew about dull old Brisbane because it doesn’t exist anymore.<p>Yes, Brisbane is still a friendly place with a warm, …

10 places that prove there’s more to California than its beaches

1. Death Valley<p>As one of the largest national parks in the country, this dessert valley does not cease to surprise visitors with it diverse …

The Most Amazing Cenotes in Mexico

Beaches and pools are undoubtedly refreshing places to cool down, but cenotes, which are commonly found in Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula, offer a …

20 Places To Visit That Are So Whimsical It's Hard To Believe They Exist

The only solution: Go see these sights with your own eyes.<p>If you love traveling to destinations off the beaten path, we have a few unbelievable locations you'll want to add to your travel bucket list. These canyons and islands and parks aren't just unexpected, they are completely and utterly …

National Parks

The Ultimate Road Trip Guide to BC's Best Hot Springs

The sunshine that often comes with spring is beginning to peek through the clouds — even if it is in between bouts of fresh snow. And as we get …

Hiking

Top 10 Countries for Finding Romance

Have you ever dreamed of moving to an exotic locale and bumping into a handsome stranger with a charming foreign accent? Let's be honest -- we all have. If you are wondering where you would have the best chance at an international love affair, look no further. InterNations, the world's largest …

Top 10

The Men’s Business Travel Style Guide

Business trips can be a real pain. You’re either schlepping to places you’ve never wanted to go, or jetting off to countries you’ve always wanted to …

Men's Fashion

The Most Romantic Destination in Every State

We went coast to coast to find the most romantic spots in the U.S.<p>Although there are countless ways to spend Valentine’s Day together as a …

Castles

14 legendary natural wonders of South America

Tucked in a corner at the borders of Argentina, Brazil, and Paraguay, the 275 falls of Iguazu dwarf Niagara and have to be one of the most amazing …

17 Stunning Places In Brazil You Need To See Before You Die

Time to pack your bags and go visit one of the largest countries in the world.

Brazil

18+ spots that prove the Philippines is the most underrated place to travel

<i>Editor’s note: These spots are all taken directly from travelstoke®, a new app from Matador that connects you with fellow travelers and locals, and</i> …

Tourism

Top 5 Things To Do At The Monaco Grand Prix

A trip to the Monaco F1 Grand Prix, should be on everyone’s bucket list and to ensure you have a great time, I have put together my top 5 things to …

Monaco Grand Prix

21 Best Beaches in the World

Find perfection in these places where land meets water.<p>Ask true beach lovers to name a favorite swath of surf and sand, and the answer changes with the tides. Luckily our planet is covered in oceans, seas, and lakes, which means there’s a beach to indulge any whim. From pearly crescents covered in …

5 Extreme Camping Spots to Get Your Adventure Fix

If you’re looking for somewhere new and intense to pitch your tent this year, look no further than these extreme campsites.<p><b>Chill Out in the Sub …

6 Amazing Caves You Can Visit Around the World

The earth has many beautiful wonders on its surface, but a surreal landscape lies below in caves. Humans have been exploring the earth’s pockets for …

11 of the World's Most Historic Villages You Can Still Live In Photos

According to a report issued by the World Health Organization, the world's urban population accounts for roughly 54 percent of the total global population, up 34 percent from 1960. That means of the roughly 7 billion people, nearly 4 billion inhabit major cities such as New York, Paris, and Tokyo, …

The Best Kept Secrets In Paris

<i>Once you've endured the painfully long queues for the Eiffel Tower, got your selfie with the Mona Lisa in the Louvre, and 'Instagrammed' the Arc de</i> …

France

9 New Southeast Asian Adventures

Indonesia: Sail the Bandas<p>The 150-foot, two-masted Purnama, in Indonesia's Banda Islands, is the ultimate way for a lottery winner and nine friends to explore the ­region’s empty beaches and world-class dive sites. From $12,500 per day<p>Thailand: Embrace Your Inner Beach Bum<p>Three hours south of …

Asia Travel

10 under-the-radar destinations to visit, according to the youngest person to travel to every country in the world

Even for someone trying to break a record for visiting every country in the world, travel is about more than just ticking places off a list.<p>Planning …

Glacier National Park

Best in Travel: 10 Most Amazing Destinations on Our Planet

The world is filled with so many spectacular places that one lifetime would not be enough to visit all of them. Most of us will never be able to …

How to Spend a Perfect Weekend in Europe’s New Coolest Capital

If everyone you know is thinking about going to Lisbon, there’s plenty of reason for that. Its meteoric rise as a culture capital is just one part of …

European Travel

5000 18-35s voted for 2017's best travel experiences. These are the results

Youth travel experts Contiki polled 5000 18-35 year olds on their top travel experiences to complete in 2017. These are the results.<p><b>1 - BATHE IN THE BLUE LAGOON IN ICELAND</b><p>With those landscapes and that awe inspiring natural light show, of course Iceland is number one on our list and specifically, …

Travel

Where to Travel in Europe in Your 20s, 30s, 40s, and 50s

With so many different countries (44 to be exact) and cultures, Europe is likely to be a lifelong source of wanderlust for many travelers. So where …