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Guide to the Best Sunset Viewing Spots on Santorini

The famed Greek island of Santorini is especially renowned for its sunsets - but some places are better than others for this evening ritual on the …

18 Places to Go in 2018

It’s never easy to decide which destinations to feature in our annual Where to Go list. When you’re a traveler, there are always reasons to go</i> …

Greek island holiday guide: Crete

Of all the Greek islands, Crete is one of the most distinctive and beautiful. Our guide lists great places to stay (from campsites to boutique hotels), the best tavernas and the island’s must sees<p>Crete is exceptional in many ways. It is the largest Greek island, has the most diverse mix of …

The mystery behind Greece's temples

Studies show that the ancient Greek temples could have astronomical intentions – but on what scale?<p>When I was a little girl, I would pester my grandfather with the same question every time we wandered the flagstone streets of Athens’ Philopappou Hill on a clear evening. I would wait until we had …

Ancient History

The Incredible Italian Island You've Never Heard Of

Plan a visit to Ischia, but don't let the secret out.<p>There are places you go to get away from it all. And then there’s Sant’Angelo.<p>To get to this Italian village, you take an hour-long ferry from Naples to the volcanic island of Ischia, nestled a few waves’ breadth from Capri in the heart of the …

Italy

Where to go in July for relaxation

Relaxation means something different to everyone. Perhaps you love laying out on the beach and paddling in turquoise waters; maybe you’d rather soak up some culture in a quirky town, or go off the beaten track to explore otherworldly landscapes.<p>With destinations ranging from Suffolk, England, to …

Morocco Calling: How to See the Most Instagrammable Country in the World

It's impossible to accurately describe Morocco without involving all of the senses. The first thing that stands out about the cultural major city, …

Travel

10 of the best wild camping sites in Scotland

Scotland offers idyllic wild camping, with spaces beside some of the UK’s loveliest beaches, lochs and mountains. We pick 10 of the best from Wild Guide Scotland<p>Scotland is famous for its scenic wild places and uplifting sense of remoteness. With the exception of the recent bylaws banning wild …

10 British drives you must tackle in your lifetime

How better to celebrate the arrival of summer than to dust off your satnav or road atlas, plot a winding route (packing an overnight bag just in case) and head for some of the most beautiful scenery the British Isles has to offer? June is the best month for sightseeing, when tourists aren’t yet out …

Hiking

Photographing the ‘Great Migration’ in Tanzania

Tanzania is one of the best places in the world to see nature and wildlife as it has been for thousands of years. The 947,303 square kilometer …

Wildlife

30 places in Europe you must see in your lifetime

European Travel

Skip the Isles and Athens: 3 New Ways to Do Greece This Spring

Northern Greece<p>A far cry from the traffic of Athens and the high season island tourism, Northern Greece is noteworthy year-round for its diverse landscapes, ancient history, and innumerable activities both hedonistic and adventurous. The continuous flux of immigrants from Eastern Europe and the …

Athens

26 magical lost cities that you really can visit

Archaeology

Wandering the Streets of Muscat Oman: A Photo Essay

A city of traditional architecture and friendly people, Muscat Oman was one of many highlights of our travels around the world. It’s a city to …

Asia Travel

The Man Who Photographed a Forgotten America by Moonlight

Noel Kerns is an American time traveler. His camera has taken him on road trips across Texas, down Route 66, and through the ghost towns of the …

Art

Movies That Will Inspire You to Travel

From our Instagram feeds to our book club picks to blogs like yours truly, travel inspiration can be uncovered anywhere. Movies, too, can trigger …

Blue Ridge Mountains

Malta's secret tunnels: inside the newly discovered underworld of Valletta

Malta’s picturesque capital has been used as the set of Gladiator, Troy and King’s Landing in Game of Thrones – but it is also riven by subterranean passages that go back to the legendary Knights of Malta. As the city prepares to be European Capital of Culture, should the tunnels be opened to the …

European Travel

11 Gorgeous Walled Cities to Add to Your Bucket List

For many centuries, towns and cities built walls around their perimeters to defend their citizens. Today such fortifications are not necessary, but …

European Travel

Best travel spots now, according to the experts | CNN Travel

CNN

25 Travel Adventures That'll Give You Serious Wanderlust

<i>Also posted on</i> BecomingBrilliance.com<p>Once you’ve been bit by the travel bug, there’s no turning back. Traveling shapes and enriches you, allowing you to learn about yourself and the world around you. And while an international excursion is an experience of a lifetime, there's beauty within …

Here's Where You Need To Book A Vacation To In 2017

Whether you're escaping the cold or escaping the election of 2016, 2017 is the year to take that long awaited vacation. With the U.S. dollar at an all-time high and nothing but winter weather coming our way, it's time you getaway from it all. From the deserts of Jordan to the colorful canals of …

How to safari in South Africa on a budget

A South African safari needn’t cost a packet. Our money-saving tips include going out of season, looking for online deals and doing what the locals do<p>The words “budget” and “safari” are not often found in the same sentence. Safaris are a notoriously expensive holiday choice. But there are ways to …

Where to Stay in the Sacred Valley of Peru

Inkaterra Hacienda Urubamba serves as a gateway, beyond Machu Picchu, to Peru's Sacred Valley.<p>The Urubamba River curves through Peru’s Sacred Valley, eddying and splashing toward Machu Picchu. Tourists seem to follow its momentum. They touch down in Cusco and hurtle through the Sacred Valley to get …

South America

Top 10: the best Amalfi Coast hotels

The fabulous coastline between Positano and Ravello, with its switchback road that hugs the cliff and curls around the deep bays that protect the towns and villages along the way remains as glamourous, compelling and historic as any summertime destination in Europe, with breathtaking views, …

Italy

The Most Overrated Attractions in Europe (And Where to Go Instead)

When it comes to traveling in Europe, it seems like everyone has something to say. There are countless online polls of best and worst sights to pore …

European Travel

50 of the best UK cottages for Christmas and New Year

Sorry to mention it just as the long, hot summer draws to a close, but unless you hurry it will be too late to bag a festive cottage. Here are our choices for romance, partying, winter walks and great pubs<p><i>All cottages were available to book at the time of going to press. Outside the Christmas</i> …

The 10 best places to visit in England - and where to stay

Our experts offer a guide to 10 of the best places and cities to visit in England for family holidays and couples, and the best hotels to stay when there, in locations including Yorkshire, Cornwall, Lake District, Bath, Cotswolds, London, Devon, Norfolk, Suffolk and Brighton.<p><b>1. Yorkshire</b><p>Visitors …

Editors' Picks: The Best Safari Lodges and Camps in Africa

In our July/August issue, we debunked six of the biggest myths about going on safari—including the assumption that you can plan it yourself. Trust us: It's not worth the hassle. Use this roundup of the best safari lodges, resorts, and camps in Africa, tested by our senior editors and travel …

Uzbekistan: the most fascinating country you've never been to

What does this Central Asian enigma have up its sleeve for travellers? A surprising amount. Here’s everything you need to know…<p>It’s a snippet of the Silk Road’s best bits…<p>If you’re intrigued by the ancient Silk Road but don’t have the time to travel its length from China to Turkey, you’ll find …