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Why Every American Will Fall in Love with Europe

After spending a good amount of time living in and traveling around Europe, I constantly find myself making comparisons between this tremendous …

Europe

12 beaches with wow factor

Source d’Argent, Seychelles

As if a beach like this needed any enhancement, pink-hued sand ups the ante in the picture-postcard stakes at Source d’Argent, a secluded cove on La Digue, the Seychelles’ third-largest island (in an archipelago of 115). Huge, weathered granite boulders bookend the shore, …

Beaches

Europe's 18 best secret islands

European Travel

The Most Romantic Restaurants in the World

By Elizabeth Stamp for Architectural Digest.

With Valentine's Day just around the corner, AD surveys the most romantic restaurants from England to India.

Clos Maggiore, London (above)

A truly romantic evening should pull out all the stops--from sumptuous cuisine and exquisite flowers to beautiful …

Restaurants

The 10 Most Romantic Cities In America May Surprise You

Just in time for Valentine's Day.

Turns out, Paris isn't the only city with love in the air. According to OpenTable, there are a hand full of cities in the U.S. boasting romantic dining experiences and passionate atmospheres.

The online reservation service created the list of romantic cities of based …

Cities

10 Reasons to Visit the Islands of Guadeloupe

The Caribbean paradise of Guadeloupe has somehow managed to stay hidden from the rest of the travel world for quite some time. Now with popular …

Adventure Travel

When it's OK to be a Tourist

Here at Nothing Familiar Travel, we take pride in staying off the beaten path, and sharing our one of a kind tips and experiences in travel. However, …

South America Travel

World’s Best Hikes: 20 Dream Trails

Africa Travel

Where to Backpack in 2016

Backpacking

19 beautiful off-the-grid destinations that are actually worth the trek

Some destinations are so unparalleled, they're worth traveling great lengths to see.

We've put together a collection of 19 travel destinations that are harder to reach, but provide you with one-of-a-kind experiences and some of the world's most dramatic scenery.

From a hidden beach in Mexico to lakes …

Middle East Travel

12 Caribbean Islands to Experience Now

In a time where everything and everywhere is so easily accessible, there are certain places and experiences in the world that are becoming absolute …

Caribbean Travel

The world's best cities for food

European Travel

Where to Travel for Food in 2016

South America Travel

10 of the best long-haul adventure holidays

Paddle from inn to inn, Belize

The island-rich coast of Belize is home to one of the first guided lodge-to-lodge stand-up paddleboarding trips in the world. Guests paddle through the South Water Caye Marine Reserve, exploring mangrove channels and reefs, watching out for stingrays, manatees and …

Hiking

Top Trips for the Adventure Traveler

If your dream trip revolves more around an epic experience than laying on the beach all day, then we have the list for you! Now you don’t have to be …

Africa

9 Ways to Crush Your Next Cruise

Cruising is a great way to quickly experience several different places while still having some comforts from home. You might be using the ship as …

10 Neighborhoods To Add To Your 2016 Travel Bucket List

According to Airbnb, these locations are about to become super popular.

We already know the home trends to look out for in 2016, as well as the U.S. real estate markets that are poised to blossom this year, but what about the vacation cities we should be keeping on our radar?

According to Airbnb, …

European Travel

The 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 …

Travel (Canada)

7 of the Most Elegant Hotels in the World

Luxury Gold by Insight Vacations will elevate your travel experiences with itineraries that deliver a rare combination of authenticity, variety and …

Hotels

Wackiest New Years Celebrations Around the World

Hope everyone enjoyed their New Years festivities and had a ball ringing in 2016! As we look back on a year full of travels and new adventures, it’s …

World's Best Hikes: New Trails for a New Year

Hiking

9 Reasons Everyone Should Visit Santorini

Get rid of all your preconceived stereotypes about this beautiful Greek Island. Santorini is not just a tourist hub and not your average romantic …

The Five Emerging Backpacker Hotspots for 2016

New year, new adventures. If you're looking for somewhere exciting and different to go in 2016, take a look at 5 of the emerging backpacking hotspots for the year ahead. These are 5 utterly unique destinations not to be missed if you're in search of a travel experience like no other...

This small …

Asia Travel

Most Enchanting Cities in Southern Spain

Southern Spain is the ultimate playground for any beach lover and nature enthusiast. While Spain is a little too massive to tackle in one trip, …

Seven wintry walks around the world

Clean and crisp air, the chance of snow underfoot and the promise of a warm fire to ward off the chill at the end of it all... winter is unquestionably the best time of year to pull on your boots and go for a wander.

Whether you want a short stroll or a strenuous clamber, these walks will sate your …

Asia Travel

World’s Best Islands for Food

The best beaches in the world offer so much more than sandy beaches and ocean views for miles. Think: fresh seafood, stuffed grape leaves, and vino for days.

Islands are often characterized by long stretches of white sand, a well-placed palm tree shading a wicker lounge, and a tall cocktail glass …

Top 10 High-Altitude Cities

Asia Travel

17 Awesome Facts about Gibraltar

Why are these facts so awesome? Well, probably because you don’t know anything about Gibraltar to begin with! So tune in for some sweet history, …

The Secret Tool Used by the Most Successful Blogs

Do you have a blog that is struggling to get more readers? Do you wish you knew the secrets of the successful bloggers? Here's your answer.

Have you ever started a blog, been really dedicated to it for a few months, and then given up when it didn't seem to have any traction? Nobody was reading it …

What Country Best Suits Your Travel Style?

When deciding where to go on your next adventure, it’s important to take into consideration which country will best fit your travel style. Are you …