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The 46 Best Coastal Towns in America

There are not one, but two beaches where wild horses roam free.<p>While a shore vacation may involve the same types of R&R (enjoying a lovely view, …

Travel

The World’s Best River Cruises

As ocean cruise ships get larger -- and become packed with even more over-the-top amenities -- river cruises offer a more intimate alternative to see …

Travel

10 Insanely cool Caribbean Travel Adventures you must try

When planning your next travel adventure to the Caribbean, try and venture out and do something you have never done before, whether it be hiking up a …

Caribbean

40 most scenic beaches worldwide

Summer is coming, and that means beach weekends. I realize there are some people out there who <i>don’t</i> go to the beach every summer, and those people …

Beaches

21 Best Beaches in the World

Find perfection in these places where land meets water.<p>Ask true beach lovers to name a favorite swath of surf and sand, and the answer changes with the tides. Luckily our planet is covered in oceans, seas, and lakes, which means there’s a beach to indulge any whim. From pearly crescents covered in …

17 of the World's Most Romantic Destinations

Feel the love in these classic and far-flung places from National Geographic's book, The World's Most Romantic Destinations.<p><#doc> </#doc>

California

26 of the Best Trips to Take Right Now

Whether you’re looking to push your physical limits with freediving in British Columbia or just lean back and cast on Montana's greatest river, these trips are guaranteed to help you make the most of summer.<p>26. North Central Minnesota<p>Once scarred by a series of open-pit taconite mines, this region …

Trails

Journey Across 7 Countries on the World's Newest Long-Distance Trail

Hiking this 1,200-mile-long trail along the Dinaric Alps is worth the trek.<p>The mountains have vanished in swirling mist. Deep in the highlands of Bosnia and Herzegovina, peaks roll under a wet blanket of fog. Each step is a good faith effort to believe the summit is in blind reach. My hiking …

Trails

11 Gorgeous Walled Cities to Add to Your Bucket List

For many centuries, towns and cities built walls around their perimeters to defend their citizens. Today such fortifications are not necessary, but …

Ancient History

10 Absurdly Underrated Cities in Europe

Looking for some cities less commonly seen by the typical tourists eye? While places like Barcelona and Rome are a must, we’ve got some equally …

6 Genuinely Cool Spanish Cities that Aren't Barcelona

Typically when travelers contemplate a trip to Spain, the history of Madrid and culture of Barcelona are the largest highlights. Not that we can …

Spain

8 Dream Vacations That Can Easily Become Reality

When picking out your next vacation it’s easy to be complacent. Way too often we look at pictures and think “Someday… I’ll be there.” Well we’re here …

Dubai

5 New Stunning National Parks Are Coming to Chile

From the sand dunes of the Atacama Desert to the massive glaciers of Tierra del Fuego, Chile is 75,610,200 hectares of breathtaking natural beauty. …

National Parks

6 Private Islands You Can Actually Rent With Friends

If you've ever spent time on a remote, exotic island, you're already luckier than millions of other people in the world. But if you want to take …

Travel

7 places in the US you should visit this spring

Springtime is here, and where better to celebrate the change in season than in some of the most beautiful places in America?<p>We’ve put together this …

Trails

After Dark: The Most Amazing Night Markets in the World

First devised as a way to avoid the heat of day in tropical climates, the night market often reflects the pace of life in different regions of the …

Travel

8 Most romantic camping destinations in America

The most romantic camping destinations in the US are all about sharing the love of the outdoors with someone special!<p>As long as your love’s idea of …

RVs

5 Beautiful National Parks to Explore in Croatia

Whether you're already in love with the beauty of Eastern Europe or you haven't yet been, Croatia is sure to ignite your wanderlust. With miles of …

National Parks

The Most Stunningly Beautiful Train Rides in America

If you're trying to get from point A to point B as ruthlessly fast as possible, you're not taking a train. But for those who subscribe to the adage …

6 Stunning Destinations to See Spring in Full Bloom

There's a saying to 'take a moment to smell the flowers' and there's no better time to do that than spring. As the air warms and the ground thaws, …

Flowers

8 Epic European Summer Road Trips

With summer quickly approaching, there is no better time to think about your next vacation! And instead of just settling on one spot, why not jump in …

European Travel

Modern travel has made most places accessible, but these are the world’s hardest-to-reach places

Modern travel is so fast and powerful that you can get to most places on earth within 24 hours. There are still some places that are hard to reach though, and a new video has been compiled by RealLifeLore to show us the places that are the most difficult to access.<p>There are even some where no one …

10 fairy-tale castles you must visit in your lifetime

See the incredible beauty of the top 10 most visited national parks in the US

With incredible diversity and a near-endless supply of things to see and do, US national parks continue to pull in record numbers of visitors from within the country and around the world. Last year, the national parks system once again broke its record for the highest number of visits, for the …

Best Spring Trips 2017

Emerge from your winter burrows and bask in the radiance of spring. Here are some destinations that will help you welcome the season's nicer weather.<p>Get out the world map and mark off these destinations that are not to miss this season. From the east coast of America to the mountains of Nepal—and …

8 Viewpoints That Will Make Your Heart Stop

We’re all searching for the perfect viewpoint. It’s that epic place and single moment that will serve as the highlight of your next big trip. The …

8 Prettiest National Parks to Visit in America This Spring

If you're feeling stir crazy, we totally get it. Winter can be long in the majority of states, and often void of anything even remotely cool to do. …

6 Prettiest Destinations in the World to See Cherry Blossoms

Of all the perfect pairings in the world—wine and cheese, peanut butter and jelly, Bonnie and Clyde—few are as perfect as cherry blossoms and …

8 incredible food markets to visit in your lifetime

Take it from Hemingway: if you truly want to experience a destination, there’s no more authentic place to start than in the life-affirming bustle of its food markets. Here, you’ll find not only every kind of person—the salty fisherman bringing in today’s catch, the mama buying for her family, the …

5 Wildly-Colored Wonders to Explore in New Zealand

New Zealand’s beautiful landscape is filled with an endless array of colors epitomizing the 'nofilter' hashtag. From emerald green rainforests and …