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7 Beach Resorts that are Affordable AND Awesome

Most of us have to stick to a budget when we plan a vacation, and we know that considering a hotel's value is just as important as considering its …

Costa Rica

The Most Colorful Cities in the World (Photos)

Live the Rainbow<p>No need to rely on just nature to provide a colorful backdrop to your vacation. The streets and skylines of these global cities pop …

7 Under-The-Radar All-Inclusive Resorts

<i>By Chanize Thorpe</i><p>While it’s no secret that all-inclusive resorts offer a great-value vacation, happily, the secret’s not yet out on these 7 …

Colin Suttles's answer to What are the most surreal places to visit?

I'd break this question into two parts, (1) naturally surreal places, and (2) man made surreal places.<p><b>(1) NATURALLY SURREAL PLACES</b><br>On the natural …

Top 10 Nocturnal Festivals

Top 10 Nocturnal Festivals from National Geographic.<p>From the National Geographic book <i>Sacred Places of a Lifetime</i><p><b>Noche de la Primavera, Mexico City, Mexico</b><br>Mexico City welcomes the arrival of spring in style. All through the night, the streets and plazas pulse with music and dancing. Mexican folk …

Gold List 2014: World's Most Charming Hotels

All of these hotels have enviably bucolic locations, and they know that big isn’t necessarily better. But what really sets them apart is that each makes you feel like you, and you only, have just discovered a real secret.<p>Le Sirenuse, Positano<p>Langdon Hall Country House Hotel & Spa, Cambridge<p>Las …

Top 10 Backpacking Destinations for 2014

If you don't get a monster travel itch after reading this list, you better check your pulse because you're dead, son. Dead and boring.<p>Photo by: Poler<p>With the World Cup and the Olympics quickly approaching, 2014 promises to be a sporty kind of year. Whether you're into being a mere spectator, or …

25 Unbelievable Travel Destinations You Never Knew Existed

These are the kinds of places friends and family expect travelers to go.<p>But there are plenty of places to see that are under the radar; often known only by locals.<p>Inspired by this Quora list asking about the best travel destinations most people never knew existed, we put together our own list of …

Hot Springs

Top 10 Destinations for Independent Travelers in 2014

[section]<i>Editor's Note: In gearing up for the announcement of the Top Destinations for Indie Travelers in 2016 on Wednesday, we thought it would be</i> …

New Zealand

Insider’s Guide to Mexico’s Independence Route

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>Though timing a trip in the fall during Día de los Muertes is highly recommended, these picturesque towns offer a vibrant art and music scene that’s well worth experiencing any time of year.<p><b>Here’s a brief insider’s guide to visiting this exciting region:</b><p><b>Where to Eat</b><p><b>La</b> …