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26 incredible waterfalls to visit in your lifetime

Some cascade lightly into trickling streams while others harness a speed and height that is simply mesmerizing.<p>We've put together a collection of 26 waterfalls from around the world that provide travelers with surreal scenery, incredible size, or unique shapes that won't be found anywhere else.<p>From …

How a 23-year-old beat United Airlines

He was a whiz kid up against a $21 billion company.<p>Aktarer Zaman, now 23, didn't back down when United Airlines (UAL) and Orbitz sued him a little over a year ago for opening a website called Skiplagged.com to help travelers find cheap plane tickets.<p>Zaman says his site is now flying high and he's …

Flying

9 travel tech trends that will make 2016 a great year to get out of town

Remember the last time you booked a plane ticket with a travel agent? Neither do most people. But technology didn’t stop transforming travel with …

16 Airlines I Want To Review In 2016

My new year’s resolution for the blog is to review a lot of new airline products this year. I know 2015 was full of a lot of reviews of Emirates and …

10 Fun Ways to Use 50,000 Ultimate Rewards Points

<i>Now that the Chase Sapphire has a permanently increased sign-up bonus, it’s a better time than ever to apply for this card if you don’t already have</i> …

Air New Zealand

Your next innovative meal is at this pop-up restaurant in Portland

It's not just an eccentric hobby. Fox then goes into the kitchen and prepares what he gathers at Nomad.PDX, one of the most innovative new restaurants in Portland.<p>Fox's approach to cooking is risky and adventurous: He takes whatever is in season — and <i>only</i> what's in season — and transforms it into a …

There’s Finally a Consensus (Sort of) on What We Should Eat

We’ve noted before that there are only three things everybody agrees about when it comes to nutrition. Thanks to a meeting of nutrition researchers, …

16 New Year’s Resolutions for the Avid Traveler

“My priority for 2016 is to obtain a passport and take a maiden voyage out of the country. Not having many American cities left to visit on my bucket …

The best time to buy airline tickets and more 2016 travel predictions

With 2015 coming to a close, travelers are looking ahead and making vacation plans for the coming year. Travel companies are wondering: Where are people headed, and how much do they plan to spend? And consumers are trying to find the best bargains.<p>TripAdvisor, Travelex and Expedia surveyed and …

Tourism

18 Places You Must Travel In 2016

Bucket list sorted.<p>These locations and more are features in the Fodor's Travel 2016 Go List. See more here.

European Travel

World’s Best Cruise Cabins 2015

Score: 80.996<p>Unlike many large ocean cruise ships, all of the cabins on Grand Circle liners are along the outside of the hull, giving every guest a …

This Is the Worst Day to Buy a Plane Ticket

And here’s how far ahead you should buy.<p><i>This article originally appeared on fortune.com.</i><p>If you’ve been waiting until the end of the workweek to book …

Zion National Park Photos

National Parks

10 Things To Love About Etihad's A380 First-Class Apartment

<i>Earlier today, TPG Editor-in-Chief Zach Honig flew Etihad’s new A380 first-class product, The Apartment, from Sydney to Abu Dhabi. The experience was</i> …

Abu Dhabi

Build Strong, Athletic Legs with Nothing More Than Your Body and a Chair

Go from chicken legs to beast mode with this 5-exercise bodyweight workout<p>Think you can only build significant size and strength in your legs with heavy weight training?<p>Then you haven’t tried this bodyweight workout from <i>Men’s Health</i> Fitness Director B.J. Gaddour.<p><b>Related:</b> THE 21-DAY METASHRED—an …

25 Best Foods That Beat Bloating

Fact is, feeling gassy is nothing to be ashamed of. In fact, around 1 in 7 American adults suffer from Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)—a brain-gut …

Alternative Medicine

The 14 most inspiring travel photos this week

EACH WEEK WE CHOOSE OUR favorite images from readers, fans, and travelers, who tag their photos with #travelstoke and post them on our Instagram …

Hiking

This Is What The Inside Of A $53 Million Jet Looks Like

<i>By Nick Mafi for Architectural Digest.</i><p><i>(photos: Embraer)</i><p>To step inside the Embraer Lineage 1000E is to enter a world of among the finest amenities money can buy--and the Federal Aviation Administration will allow. At $53 million, this private jet--which was unveiled earlier this year at Geneva's …

7 craft beers you have to try in Durango

PHILADELPHIA CAN HAVE THEIR CHEESE STEAKS. Chicago can keep their deep dish pizza. Because Durango, hell the entire state of Colorado, has craft beer.<p>…

The Long, Slow Decline of the First-Class Flying Experience

Today’s airlines make a fuss about the quality of their first-class amenities, boasting about lounges, chauffeured cars to and from the airport, …

Aviation

Travel Far Enough

<i>"Travel far enough, you meet yourself."</i><p><i>David Mitchell Muses + Visionaries magazine May/June 2014</i><p>Traveling breaks our patterns.<p>We leave our comfort zones and see something completely new. If we are truly open to the experience, we'll likely feel emotions we don't typically feel in our day-to-day …

One Of Austria's Top Hiking Spots Transforms Into A Majestic Lake

It's literally a water park.<p>Watch your step.<p>A hike in the park could turn into a scuba trip if you walk slow enough in Grüner See, a mountainous Austrian park that turns into a lake every year.<p>Grüner See, which means "Green Lake" in English, sits at the base of the Hochschwab mountains near the …

Hiking

19 Photos of Paris Proving There Is No Bad Angle in the 'City of Light'

There's a lot to see in Paris, and every single sight is photo-worthy.<p>If you weren't already craving a Parisian getaway, that's all about to change. …

Noma's Rene Redzepi: Global rise of a Danish chef | CNN Travel

(CNN) — When Spanish chef Ferran Adria closed the doors of his world-renowned elBulli restaurant in 2011, it was almost a symbolic changing of the guard.<p>Few restaurant industry professionals could have predicted a dozen years earlier, however, that a chef of Macedonian-Danish heritage, with a …

Hospitality

Underrated Mexico Destinations for Families With Kids

<i>Bacalar Lagoon in Bacalar, Mexico (Photo: Ladylidia)</i><p>Ditch the typical resort vacation and go for a family trip to Mexico that takes you off the beaten path in one of the most beautiful countries in the world. From small seaside villages to colonial cities with Mayan roots, a number of underrated …

The Best of Birmingham, Alabama

Chefs, musicians, and creative locals are driving the Alabama city’s recent rebirth. Here are the places where you'll find them.<p>Restaurant<p><b>OvenBird:</b> …

30 places to see before you turn 30

Amazing destinations around the world cater to the particular strengths and challenges of the twenty-something set.<p>These spots might be more physically challenging or tougher on your schedule.<p>They might be easier on the wallet, or a reveler's playground best appreciated while you can still stay up …

Three Days in Dingle: A Photo Tour of Ireland’s Western Peninsula

Rolling hills with countless sheep along N86 road from Limerick to Dingle. There are many great areas to stop at and snap some photos of the bucolic …

Victoria Falls for Dummies

<b>Victoria Falls</b> is on almost everyone’s bucket list, but few people know the best way to experience it. On a recent trip to southern Africa, I saw it from every which way, so you don’t have to.<p>> Why is it worth visiting?<p>It’s not the widest or the tallest falls in the world, but it is without doubt …

National Parks