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8 Magnificent American Castles for an Enchanting USA trip

Living in luxury at every vacation stop is a travel lover’s dream, but some destinations can truly make you feel like royalty. Exploring grand …

Castles

How to Spend a Day in Buenos Aires' San Telmo Neighborhood

Neglected and charming, San Telmo was once the colonial heart of Buenos Aires.<p>The tumble-down streets of the city’s old, southern barrio conserve …

11 Things You Need to Know Before Traveling to Costa Rica

Spanish for “rich coast,” Costa Rica may be a popular travel destination (the number of tourists visiting the rugged Central American nation …

Central America

7 Cool Things to Do in Dublin (That Don’t Involve Pubs)

From meeting real mummies to climbing aboard a replica of a ship that carried Irish immigrants to America<p>Guinness brewery? Check. St. Patrick’s …

10 things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

The whirlwind formally known as Saigon is a hot, noisy, dynamic city that rarely sleeps, with a complex history and plenty of culture to soak …

How to Spend 24 Hours in Amsterdam

Although exploring Amsterdam always deserves more time than expected, the city’s clever urban layout lends itself to short or impromptu excursions. …

The Tokyo Neighborhood You Need to Know

Kōenji rewards intrepid travelers with killer vinyl, curious vintage shops, and secret-alley bar crawls.<p>One of Tokyo’s coolest neighborhoods exists …

Japan

What to Do If You Forgot to Bring Your ID to the Airport

Start by talking to a TSA agent.<p>You’re at the airport heading towards the check-in line for your boarding pass — or towards the security line if you …

This Woman Asked The Pilot For A Favor But Everyone Was Shocked When He Did This

How Sweden Is Eliminating Road Deaths

The life-saving power of street design<p>Sweden is on its way to reaching zero road deaths per year. It’s an incredible feat, coming from a peak in road deaths in the 1970s. In 1997, Sweden implemented a "Vision Zero" plan in hopes of eradicating all road deaths and injuries, and it has already cut …

European Union

Today's Mid-Air Collision Outside Washington

"This reminds us how vulnerable we all are." Lessons from a tragedy<p>There was a tragic mid-air collision this afternoon near Frederick airport, KFDK in aviation talk, about 40 miles north of Washington DC. A helicopter, initially reported as a four-seat Robinson R44, collided with a four-seat Cirrus …

The New Rules of Travel

We’ve come a long way from 2011’s Tarmacgate, when 100-odd JetBlue passengers were stranded for seven hours on the runway. Delays are down, airlines are investing in posh new terminals, and the app revolution and sharing economy mean that there are more options than ever when it comes to flights, …