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8 tricks for sleeping on a plane, according to a sleep specialist

Whether you're jetting from coast-to-coast or around the world, jet lag is a downright drag. A little background on the traveler's worst enemy: <b>"Jet lag occurs when we experience a desynchronization between our internal body clock and the external time clock of our destination,"</b> explained Natalie …

12 spots to frequent in Tokyo if you want to be a true local

Saying Tokyo is overwhelming to visit is a gross understatement. Searching for a decent happy place to unwind or simply enjoy a lazy afternoon can …

10 Tips That’ll Make Your First Trip to Tokyo WAY Easier

Photo by Nicole Antonio<p>You don’t have to be an expert to roam Japan’s capital like a pro.<p>Tokyo is an extremely tourist-friendly city. Whether you’re …

How to Travel by Train From Vienna to Prague

Figuring out how to travel by rail in Europe can be tricky. Timetables are difficult to decipher, city names are sometimes referred to in the native language rather than English, and travelers may be required to change trains multiple times. You can find a route from Vienna to Prague without too …

Tokyo on a budget: TripAdvisor reveals how to visit one of the world's most expensive cities for less than £1,500 (including flights) and still stay in highly-rated hotels

• <b>Tokyo was revealed as the second most expensive city after New York</b>• <b><br>The city has many highly-rated hotels to suite those travelling on a budget</b>• <b><br>There's</b> …

Japan

The 16 Biggest Travel Mistakes You Can Make

Travel mistakes are just a part of the game; they’re part of the (sometimes frustrating) fun of travel. While we all make them and we’ve all done …

Eastern Europe

These are the things you should really know before visiting Japan

Don’t be caught out by surprise. Here are some top tips that will come in handy for anyone visiting for the first time. 1: Take plenty of cash Japan …

Japan

10 Ways to Hack Your Cold Brew Coffee

For coffee lovers, the drink isn’t just for waking up or gaining energy… it’s a way of life. A major part of coffee’s surge in popularity is due to the availability of quality cold brew. Even if you don’t care for the stuff straight up, there are a ton of ways that you can transform that liquid …

Coffee

The 30 Most Beautiful Places in the World

Time to dust off your passport.<p>There are so many amazing places around the globe to see, we couldn't possibly include them all in just one list. But, these breathtaking destinations are definitely worth bumping to the top of your travel bucket list–whether you're looking to relax on a beach, get …

National Parks

England's most beautiful places: 31 photos to enchant you | CNN Travel

Top 5 Must See Places in Japan for 2016

Japan was recently named #2 in Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel for 2016, which means there is no better time to visit Japan than right now! The …

Here’s the Paris Day Trip You Absolutely Must Take: Fountainebleau — Gay Travel

FountainebleauDue to popular demand we’ve added one more Paris-related article to our recent series on the City of Light. This one is a day trip to …

Top Ten Tips to Know Before Booking Tickets and Taking the Train in Europe

Summer is just around the corner and with the Zika virus in full swing, it's one more reason people will be heading to Europe this summer. I personally prefer the train in Europe to any other form of transport. You don't have the same stress as air travel (you don't need to be there 2-plus hours …

18 Places You Would Never Have Imagined Were In The Philippines

Why go abroad when we've got it here, 'di ba?

Edinburgh city guide: what to see plus the best hotels, bars and restaurants

Edinburgh’s dirtiest trick is hiding in plain sight. Sold a 2D iteration of Braveheart, bagpipes and festivals, tourists cling to trademark attractions that have steep prices and no soul. When festival revellers swell the population in August, most of them head indoors, trading the capital’s spoils …

Scotland

10 Places Every 20-Something Should Travel To Before Turning 30

<i>By CHRISTINA LIAO</i><p>Whether or not you studied abroad in college, the wanderlust bug is sure to bite when you hit your 20s. One trip and you'll realize that--as cliché as it may sound--you truly haven't lived until you've traveled. See what the world has to offer, experience different cultures, weave …

13 Super Charming European Cities Well Worth a Day Trip

Perhaps most famous for being the birthplace of Mozart (as well as the setting for <i>The Sound of Music</i>), Salzburg lies just on the border with Germany. …

Air travel health hacks: Feel like yourself after flying

Air travel days are exciting and fun but can also wreak havoc on your health as you lose sleep, eat off your usual schedule, and share space with strangers, often in cramped quarters. The good news: there are easy travel health hacks that make flying more comfortable and help you get you off to a …

8 Travel Scams Even You Could Fall For

Your bags are packed and that vacation you spent countless hours planning months ago is <i>finally</i> within reach. But in the midst of your vacation bliss, …

Costly Travel Mistakes You Should Stop Making

By: <i>Matthew Kepnes</i><p><i>Credit: GOLFX/SHUTTERSTOCK (EDITED)</i><p>Let's be honest, a lot of conventional travel wisdom -- from always book your trip early, to exchange currency at the airport -- is out of date in an increasingly digital and connected world. And travelers who still follow such misguided advice …

@NatGeoTravel Staff Bucket List: 2016

The staff at National Geographic Travel is continually criss-crossing the globe to uncover the best and the brightest places, but we have travel wish lists just like everyone else.<p>Here’s where we want to go in 2016 and why:<p><b>Iceland:</b> “It’s winter, so I’m dreaming of Iceland’s frozen ice-scapes, …

Travel Photography

50 Most Beautiful Cities in the World

We seek beauty in many forms: through art and architecture; from water views and mountain highs; in its people and its history. This list circles the globe, finding the most beautiful cities in the world from Italy to Iran. This gallery was originally published in 2016. It has been updated with new …

European Travel

The Ten Best Budget Travel Destinations for 2016

Travel doesn’t have to break the bank. With a strong dollar, exotic locales can offer a lot of bang for your buck and an off-the-beaten path experience.<p>Here is a compendium of the coolest budget destinations for 2016 from some of the best travel bloggers on the web. From a family of four traveling …

Travel

The Best High-Altitude Cities

Travel Photography

Kampung Baru: The foodie village in the middle of Kuala Lumpur

This quiet, relaxed community in the center of Malaysia's capital is also a foodies' dream<p>In a small corner of downtown Kuala Lumpur, a slice of village life still exists among the growing metropolis that is Malaysia’s capital.<p>It is a rare survivor of the almighty wrecking ball, swung by those in …

The 22 best small towns to visit in your lifetime

All around the globe, there are lots of small towns with an old-school atmosphere, incredible landscape, and an array of activities for travelers.<p>We've put together a list of 22 delightful small towns to visit around the world, from the coastal town of Positano, Italy, to Bled, Slovenia, whose …

10 Baked Goods We Hadn’t Heard of Before Netflix’s Great British Bake Off

With so many reality cooking competitions and celebrity chefs on television, it might seem like too much of a commitment to add another show to your queue. But what if we told you <i>The Great British Baking Show</i> is the best cooking show you’re not watching? For the uninitiated, <i>The Great British Baking</i> …

Dessert

Must do Brisbane: Secret walking trails

Starting at the scenic and secluded banks of Tingalpa Creek, this 2 km return walk passes fishing outposts and canoe launching ramp before taking in …

Hiking

15 Great Mac and Cheese Recipes

Macaroni and cheese is one of those quintessential dishes that almost everyone seems to love. (Except my husband, who HATES it.) Fortunately, it’s …