Daniel Ribeiro

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Sweden's 'Meet the Locals' Program Takes You Off the Tourist Path

Because locals know best.<p>When Airbnb first launched, its main appeal was that locals would offer a perspective on a place that a hotel concierge wouldn't. Rather than just handing over a map with the major tourist attractions marked in ink, a home-sharer could point you in the direction of an …

European Union

How to visit Iceland’s Blue Lagoon

ICELAND’S BLUE LAGOON is an 8700-square meter man-made geothermal lagoon tucked into a natural volcanic landscape. It’s blue because the silica in …

Cruise visits fiords, peaks and towns on Norway's coastline

Cruise the jagged coastline of Norway, see tall peaks and deep fjords and visit towns and villages on Hurtigruten's Voyage North Cruise.<p>The shipping company, which has been sailing Norwegian waters since 1892, carries passengers as well as cargo on routes from Bergen in the south to Kirkenes near …

Coastlines

Touring wineries in Chianti, Italy with an expert

At a London symposium one chilly night, there was talk of Italian wine and palm trees, warming our winter-weary souls.<p>Then I was handed a glass of pale rosé by an Italian woman who introduced herself as "Orsola with an O, because if I'd been a boy I would have been called Odoardo, after my famous …

Italy

Is this the most beautiful island in Greece?

I fell in love with Ithaca (Itháki) 48 years before I went there. In my last year at the prep school that tried so hard to ruin my life, I was forced to study Latin and Greek and it’s quite worrying that to this day I can still recite all the prepositions that take the ablative. I hated those …

40 American Towns You Haven't Heard of But Should Visit ASAP

Hit the roads less traveled.<p>When it comes to your vacation, most people seek out places they've seen on TV or have heard about from friends and family. Fair enough. Now, let us introduce you to 40 unsung hot spots. These unheard-of towns across the U.S. might not have made it onto your bucket list</i> …

5 Secret Islands In Southeast Asia To Visit Before They Become Too Mainstream

Whether it is for a quick escape from your chaotic work schedule or a laidback holiday with your family, these secret islands are your best …

50 places in Europe you need to visit in your lifetime

We've come up with the ultimate bucket list of travel destinations in Europe.<p>From biking along the canals of Amsterdam to laying out on the beaches of Lagos, Portugal, here are 50 things you need to do in Europe in your lifetime.

European Travel

Funchal, Madeira - discover the seven places you must visit there

In this article you’ll discover the 7 places you can’t miss when you visit <b>Funchal</b>, Madeira, a city where 37% of the island’s population live (around …

Positano, Italy: How to Spend the Perfect Weekend

Every July, Florence-based designer Álvaro González sets aside 72 hours for eating, drinking, and lounging under a beach umbrella in Positano.<p>“The journey to Positano is part of the adventure,” says accessories designer Álvaro González, who, every summer, rides a train three hours to Salerno, then …

Italy

Architectural Tourism Map of Europe: Stunning Places to See This Summer - Curbed

Assembling a list of architectural tourism sites in Europe seems like a fool’s errand, a job that could literally never be completed. With centuries of stunning Roman buildings, colossal cathedrals, and dense cities, nearly every corner of the continent teems with must-see design. Instead of …

Why Noto, Sicily Is Our Italy Destination of the Summer

In this unspoiled and sun-drenched corner of southern Italy, families can achieve the summer vacation trifecta of high culture, great food, and truly relaxing beach time—and make sightseeing, especially with little ones, feel serendipitous rather than onerous. Traveler Editor in Chief Pilar Guzmán …

Italy

#VivaValencia – Travel Mob Blog Trip to Valencia, Spain

Between December 2015 and February 2016, members of The Travel Mob were invited to explore and report on Spain’s third largest city, Valencia. As …

Marseille: The elegant Europort of the South

The thriving French city is home to the fifth-largest Jewish community in Western Europe.<p>LA CANEBIERE in Marseille, the city’s main thoroughfare. …

France

A neon-fueled road trip along Route 66's most iconic spots

The Illinois stretch of Route 66 is home to some pretty good eats, especially if you like classic American cuisine. Before you hit the road, visit …

RVs

Hidden Croatian beach voted 'best in Europe'

Almost completely obscured from the view of passing boats, Stiniva beach on the Croatian island of Vis has something of the James Bond villain lair about it.<p>But its secret is out. This week it was named the top beach in Europe for 2016 by the Brussels-based tourism organisation European Best …

Unseen photos of Europe after World War II

These color images, taken by photographer David Seymour in 1947, trace the route that the Allied forces took as they drove toward Berlin during World War II.

World War II

This Village Without Roads Is Straight Out Of A Fairytale Book

If you ever wanted to live your own fairy-tale, you may want to consider moving to the village Giethoorn. Also known as “Venice of the Netherlands”, …

18 incredible European destinations that haven't been discovered by tourists

Some of these places are difficult to access, while others remain local secrets.<p>We've put together a list of 18 European destinations that you can enjoy without hordes of travelers, from one of France's most majestic villages to a breathtaking hiking trail in Sweden.<p><i>Sarah Schmalbruch wrote an</i> …

European Travel

32 Hours in Philly

Just how much eating, boozing, and walking it off can you handle in two short days? Adam Rapoport heads to the City of Brotherly Love and discovers that, well, there’s a lot to love.<p>At exactly 11:26 a.m. on my first day in Philadelphia, it dawned on me what kind of trip I had signed on for. My …

8 Suitcase Hacks For Frequent Travellers [Infographic]

When it comes to flying, nobody wants to pay excess baggage fees. Unfortunately, fitting everything into one or two suitcases can be difficult; …

Guide highlights Native American link to historic Route 66

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A new story is unfolding along historic Route 66 thanks to a yearlong project coordinated by a tourism group with help from the National Park Service and American Indian tribes along America's Mother Road.<p>The result is a guidebook and website detailing the histories of more …

19 charming small villages you've probably never heard of but should definitely visit

While these small villages might not be on your travel radar just yet, many of them are home to unparalleled settings, historic attractions, and a tranquility you won't often find in large cities.<p>We've put together a list of 19 villages to add to your bucket list, from the fishing community of …

European Travel

Why Victoria, British Columbia, Should Be Your Next Weekend Getaway

From Seattle’s ’90s grunge scene to the coffeehouses and food trucks that made Portland one of the most influential food cities in the country, the Pacific Northwest has for decades been America’s capital region of cool. Just north of the border, Vancouver, with its drizzly weather and craft …

Know Before You Go: Sri Lanka

Travel<p>Sri Lanka offers refreshing beaches and standout cultural sites without the mass of tourists that often come with those treasures. Here is how to plan your headache-free trip.<p>The lure of leopard safaris, sprawling ancient cities, and unspoiled Indian Ocean beaches have beckoned me to Sri …

Europe's 10 cheapest beach resorts for 2016

24 Hours in San Antonio (the New Austin), Texas.

After our mighty adventures in the desert of West Texas, where the majestic Big Bend Park is located, where the famous Rio Grande River separates two countries, where the strange lights of Marfa and the dry charms of desert towns have enchanted us, we finally travel to San Antonio for a couple of …

San Antonio

Like a local: Reykjavik

Given Reykjavik is only a three-hour flight from the UK, it does a great job in otherworldliness. For a European capital, there’s something truly …

The 10 Most Beautiful Villages In Crete, Greece

The center of plenty of interesting history and lore, the Greek island of Crete has always been an enticing place to visit. Here are the top 10 …