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28 Most Colorful Places in the U.S.

The United States has no shortage of beautiful places, whether it's epic national parks or charming small towns. But there are some spots that tend to saturate your memory more than others—places so vivid, it almost seems like they have a permanent filter. If you're looking to explore the most …

Great Honeymoon Destinations That Are Off the Beaten Path

If you don't want to plan a cookie-cutter honeymoon to Paris or the Caribbean, consider a more off-the-beaten-path locale. These honeymoon destinations don't skimp on romance, but there's plenty of adventure to be had, too.<p>Capri, Italy<p>Big Sur, California

Here's what it's like to ride on Japan's $12,000-a-ticket luxury train

Trains are often one of the cheaper ways to get from point A to point B, especially if you're traveling abroad.<p>But for those who prefer to travel in …

37 massive parties everyone should go to in their lifetime

Many people dream about hitting at least one epic party in their lifetime, whether it's Oktoberfest in Germany or Mardi Gras in New Orleans.<p>To help …

How One American Couple Built A Successful Business In Panama

<b>Panama's Trump Card</b><p>In 2008, I took my leave from the publishing company where I'd been working for 23 years. I was 45-years-old and living in Paris. I spent the next three months exploring that city on foot, early to late each day, and got to know Paris well.<p>I also learned that three months is my …

This Data Scientist Has Mapped the Ultimate National Parks Road Trip

Just in time for the National Park Service's 100th anniversary.<p>We already know the most efficient and sight-packed route to drive to see all the continental states, but what if you only wanted to focus on seeing the most beautiful nature in America? A map for that exists now too.<p>Randy Olson, senior …

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High quality 10 different blackboard backgrounds. All backgrounds are in 3000×2200 pixels and 300 dpi. Perfect for product presentations, video, …

Long-distance flight in your future? Here's the pro checklist for comfort in the air

Long flights in stuffy airplanes are rarely fun, but there are ways to make them pleasant if you have the correct tools. Books, tablets, a good meal and a few drinks will make the time go by a little faster, but there are other ways that the flying pros have figured out how to truly make the trip …

Map shows how long it took to travel the world in 1914

The map, published by the Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society, charts travel times from London to different parts of the world, which ranged from around five to 40 days.<p>Created by John George Bartholomew, a British royal cartographer who worked for King George V, for the book An Atlas of …

How I became a millionaire in 10 years without winning the lottery or picking stocks

Financial voyeurs of the world, rejoice! I dug out all our old tax returns, pay stubs, and my net-worth spreadsheet to pull together the story of our 10-year journey from nearly zero net worth to millionaire status — and early retirement.<p>This article answers a lot of questions, including: How much …

Personal Finance

Henry Kissinger’s genocidal legacy: Vietnam, Cambodia and the birth of American militarism

<b>(Reuters/Pascal Lauener)</b><p>Nixon introduced us to permanent, extrajudicial war in Southeast Asia, and it continues today in the Middle East<p>Greg Grandin<p>November 10, 2015 8:30am (UTC)<p>This piece originally appeared on TomDispatch.<p>In April 2014, ESPN published a photograph of an unlikely duo: Samantha …

Middle East

Local Experts

On Tuesday, an Air China flight from Hong Kong to the mainland city of Dalian made an emergency descent after the plane lost significant oxygen …

Hong Kong

33 stunning pictures of US national parks

The US National Park Service oversees 401 areas throughout the US and US territories and has nearly 300 million visitors each year.<p>We found some spectacular pictures of national parks, monuments, seashores and heritage areas around the country that will make you appreciate how beautiful the US …

How It's Made: 11 Mind-Melting Factory Tours in the U.S.

<i>By Dalia Colon for the CheapTickets Blog</i><p>In this age of online shopping, it's easy to forget that our favorite goods come from actual, you know, places. See where everyday items are born during one of these made-in-America factory tours.<p>Photo courtesy of Frances MacLeod<p><b>Crayola Experience, Easton, …

T+L Editors Share the Trips on Their Bucket List

Since the first time I saw photos of Torres de Paine National Park, I have wanted to go to Patagonia. I don't know if it's because of the …

10 Guided Tours That are (Actually) Worth Taking

Bijoux Society’s two-hour Jewelry Tour of Place Vendôme is more a coordinated day spent window shopping Paris' famed jewelry houses than a tour. It …

European Travel

Celebrate Your Inner Artist With 16 Watercolor DIYs

Looking for weekend or staycation plans? We’re big fans of a stellar DIY, and one of our favorite decor trends at the moment is dreamy, ethereal watercolor. The technique can be applied to pretty much every and any project. Case in point? The 16 we’ve just brought your way. So strap on a smock and …

20 Free Things That Perfectly Capture San Francisco's Spirit

San Francisco may be notorious for its sky-high rent and fine-dining options, but many overlook the abundance of free things to do in this …

San Francisco

America's 25 best barbecue restaurants, ranked

The St. Louis native spent a year dining at 365 barbecue restaurants across 48 states.<p>In his self-published book, "The 100 Best Barbecue Restaurants in America," he details his journey and homes in on what he believes are the best 'cue joints in the country.<p>The book ranks the top 25 restaurants and …

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28 gorgeous rooftop pools to swim in during your lifetime

We rounded up some of the best rooftop pools around the world. These pools offer spectacular views and a unique atmosphere.<p>From an infinity pool that overlooks the ocean in Santorini, Greece, to a rooftop deck near the Opera House and Harbour Bridge in Sydney, Australia, here are 28 rooftop pools …

America's 50 best new restaurants, according to Bon Appétit magazine

Get ready to add some fresh faces to your restaurant bucket list.<p>Every year, Bon Appétit magazine curates a "Hot 10 list of America's Best New Restaurants," and the 2015 nominees have just been announced. Editors Andrew Knowlton and Julia Kramer traveled around the country in search of the 50 most …

I’ve tried every restaurant in Koreatown plaza. These are the best.

Sure Koreatown Plaza is a mall, but it’s a mall with one of the best food courts in Los Angeles. It’s most often packed to the rafters with locals …

Two-week traveller: choose your Central Asia adventure

Once the realm of Silk Road merchants and Great Game spies, the Heavenly Mountains and Black Sand deserts of the 'Stans, as the five countries of Central Asia are affectionately known, have historically been the stuff of epic overland trips taking many months and much bureaucracy.<p>With the region’s …

Travel

6 Small-But-Perfect Caribbean Islands You Need to See

Want to find an island somewhere between ruggedly undiscovered and overrun by tourists? Not into roughing it in a tent but still want to be far, far away from the maddening crowds?<p>Hopper rounded up six perfectly sized Caribbean islands, where tourists are relatively few but there's still plenty to …

Visit Tokyo’s Most Insane New Restaurant

Sensory overload reaches new heights.<p>The KAWAII MONSTER CAFE HARAJUKU just opened on August 1, but it’s already topping many Tokyo must-see lists.<p>The …

Japan

Museum Hack: Your Best Day at San Francisco’s California Academy of Sciences

Venture from the chaos of downtown San Francisco to the greenery of Golden Gate Park, where you’ll find some of city’s best museums, including the …

San Francisco

The World's Wildest Travel Accommodations

Make your next trip something truly out of the ordinary with this roundup of offbeat travel accommodations, including tepees in Texas and tree houses in Sweden.

The best dessert in 25 countries around the world

That's true around the world, but desserts differ from country to country.<p>Some are light and fruity, and some are rich and chocolaty.<p>From Japan's mochi to Poland's poppy seed rolls, read on to see what people use to satisfy their sweet tooth in 25 different countries.

Amazing Travel Experiences to Have on Every Continent

By College Tourist; Author: Tori Danforth, University of South Florida<p><b>If you're stuck trying to pick a destination for your next trip have no fear! We're going on a journey around the world!</b><p>As any world traveler or study abroad student knows, preparing for an upcoming trip can be quite time …