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10 Trending Destinations to Celebrate New Year's Eve Abroad

A new year calls for new experiences, so to start 2018, we suggest traveling to one of the most popular New Year’s Eve destinations (especially if …

Madrid

Most Magical Christmas Markets Around the World

This time of year, cities around the world embrace the festive and jolly spirit with glimmering lights, handmade décor, and regal Christmas trees. …

Christmas

10 Mountaintop Hotels With Peak Vacation Views

We all want a room with a view, but if you want a room with THE view, it's to the mountains you must head.<p>Your mountain hotel of choice doesn't need …

Travel

The Most Welcoming Cities in the World, Ranked

A big part of why we travel is to experience new cultures, and to meet new people. Unfortunately, as much as we want to see the whole world, not all …

Travel

12 of the world's most beautiful libraries

Europe

The Best Cities in Europe

<i>Condé Nast Traveler</i> readers cast hundreds of thousands of votes for their favorite cities in Europe in the 2017 Readers' Choice Awards survey. From long-time winners like London and Paris, to newcomers that include Lucerne in Switzerland and Norway's Bergen, the variety showcases the diverse nature …

Europe

It's Official: These are the Happiest Cities in America

We know Minnesota is the happiest state in America, but what is the happiest <i>city</i>, we wonder? Dan Buettner. author of the new National Geographic …

California

The Best Secret Islands in America

1 of 10<p>Hatteras Island, North Carolina<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>Smith Island, Maryland<p>3 of 10<p>Molokai, Hawaii<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>Cedar Key, …

North Carolina

The World's Strangest Beaches

1 of 10<p>Papakolea Beach, Hawaii<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>Bay of Fires, Tasmania<p>3 of 10<p>Playa del Amor, Mexico<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>Glass Beach, Fort Bragg, …

Beaches

11 secret Italian villages to visit before the crowds do

Rome? Been there. Venice? Done that. Florence? Bought the statue-of-David postcard. While this triumvirate of tourist destinations is a must-do for any first-time visitor to Italy, many of the country’s greatest charms can only be experienced in small Italian villages — places where you can slip …

Europe

9 Hotel Rooms With Private Beaches

Forget swim-up bars, swim-out suites, and in-room pools. When it comes to tropical getaways, staying in a room with its very own private beach -- as …

Hotels

15 places to stay that will blow your child’s mind

Hotels

The 20 best hotels in Europe 2017

These are this year's 20 best hotels in Europe, Turkey and Russia - as voted for by you in our Readers' Travel Awards 2017.<p>Some of the hotels in this …

Travel

15 beautiful photographs that will convince you to rewrite your bucket list

List-Worthy

10 Places in Europe Still (Mostly) Undiscovered by Tourists

France, Spain, and Italy have long taken the limelight when it comes to popular travel destinations in Europe, but some of the continent’s most …

Europe

10 great places to enjoy #vanlife

Six years ago, Foster Huntington gave up his corporate job in New York to live in a van. His Instagram posts tagged #vanlife attracted more than one million followers and helped start a movement of like-minded wanderers. He offers tips for joining the crusade in his new book <i>Van Life: Your Home on</i> …

Road Trips

The 10 Best Travel Tips of All Time

With these insights, going from tourist to traveler just got a whole lot easier.<p>In our office, between conversations about visas and gorging on international chocolate, we often discuss the difference between a tourist and a traveler. There's a quote by English writer G. K. Chesterton that we keep …

10 of the World's Most Insanely Extravagant Hotel Rooms

Ever wonder what it feels like to bathe in the biggest bathroom in Beijing? Or how about what the panoramic views look like from the highest priced …

7 Stunning African Resorts to Add to Your Bucket List

Africa may not come first to mind when you think of luxury destinations, but it definitely should be considered. There are many countries in Africa …

20 Most Beautiful UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Europe

Let's face it: When it comes to a continent as beautiful and diverse as Europe, deciding which landmarks to add to your itinerary can be a daunting task. It always helps to do some research before you set out with a backpack and Eurail pass, and luckily, some of that research has already been done …

10 of the Best US Beach Towns to Visit in the Offseason

Visiting the beach during the peak of the summer season can be more of a headache than it's worth. What with traffic, parking, and how difficult it …

11 Trips That Will Actually Change Your Life Forever

Sometimes you have to go on the right journey at the right time. Here's 11 that will change your life forever.

Rights & Freedoms

Its Official: These are the 5 Most Scenic Runs in the World

Love running? Me neither. But trade in your gray residential run for a mountain backdrop surrounded by stunning lakes and greenery and you might just …

The 20 Most Beautiful Countries in the World, Ranked By Travel Guide Readers

The list includes destinations like Indonesia, Wales and South Africa<p>20<p>Scotland<p>Landing the top spot and the title of most beautiful country in the …

The best islands in the world

Which island would you most like to be cast away on? Here's how you voted in the Readers' Travel Awards 2017<p>When Condé Nast Traveller first appeared …

Travel

10 Trips Based On 10 of The Best Movies of Ever Made

Snuggling under the duvet in front of a movie is always a great way to forget about the daily grind - if only for a few hours. From the concrete …

10 best places to go in Africa (and what to do there)

With 54 countries calling it home, Africa’s topography, landscape and activities vary drastically by region. I’ve been to the continent 26 times, yet each time I go I’m surprised at just how many new things there are to see and do.<p>To make it easier for you to plan a trip, I’ve highlighted some of …

List-Worthy

10 Of The Most Incredible Natural Wonders You Never Knew Existed

Regardless of where you live and what you do, there are certain magical places in the world that everyone knows. Mount Everest. The Grand Canyon. …

The 8 Best Destinations in the U.S. for Viewing Fall Colors

Somehow, we’ve managed to get through not one, but two seasons this year and we are on well our way to the third -- fall. With fall comes a lot of …

National Parks

5 restaurants where the views are as amazing as the food

Michelin-starred chefs, standout tasting menus, and extensive wine lists can only get you so far. When it comes to the world’s greatest meals — ambience is as big a factor as any. That's why we're all about these 10 next-level restaurants where mouthwatering plates are met with jaw-dropping scenery.

Restaurants