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The 12 Best Travel Sites And Apps You Need Right Now

Planning just got WAY easier.<p>It’s a new year, which means it’s time to start planning your next life-changing trip. But with so many options to choose from and so little time to plan, you’re gonna need some assistance.<p>Behold 12 of our favorite travel sites, popular with travel bloggers and …

Google Flights

Gifts for People Who Don't Want to Leave Their House Ever Again

The holidays are upon us and while I’m sure a lot of people are planning to spend them in the warm embrace of family and friends some of us prefer …

More Xbox Live Black Friday Deals Revealed

<b>[UPDATE]</b> As promised, Microsoft has added <i>even more</i> deals to its Xbox Live Black Friday sale now that it's actually Black Friday. Go to Major Nelson's Blog to see a full rundown of all the Xbox One and Xbox 360 deals. The offers run until Monday, November 28.<p><i>The original story is below.</i><p>Microsoft is …

Red Dead Redemption

More Free Xbox One and Xbox 360 Games Now Available

It's November 16, which means Xbox Live Gold members now have a new set of titles to grab at the low, low price of free as part of the Games With Gold promotion.<p>Murdered: Soul Suspect is now available free of charge for Xbox One, while Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon is free on Xbox 360. Note that Blood …

Gaming

Free Europe Bus Travel (Yes Free!) with Hello Bus!

Posted By Jon Nickel-D'Andrea on Oct 23, 2016 | 5 comments<p>European bus company Hello (Hellö) is running one heck of a sale, and if you haven’t heard …

With a strong dollar making travel affordable, the time for that once-in-a-lifetime trip is now

A strong dollar isn't a cause for celebration in all cases — the Wall Street Journal reported, for instance, that Tiffany & Co. profits fell in the fourth quarter last year partly because of the muscle of U.S. currency — but for travelers, it's an opportunity to take advantage of improved foreign …

New Zealand

How EVE Online's greatest military leader once fooled the entire galaxy

andrew groen<p>On March 30, 2007, 1,300 pilots logged into EVE Online—an online science fiction virtual world—to participate in what was to be the …

War

29 Reasons We Love Belgium

From classic Belgian waffles to fanciful delights like Mini-Europe amusement park, this little country is big on culture, cuisine, and creativity.

11 things Germany does better than anywhere else | CNN Travel

Travel

Australia's aquatic experiences - Tourism Australia

Discover Australia’s coastal gems and learn why the beach holds such a special place in our national identity.<p>From Chris Hemsworth's favourite …

Australia

Basque-ing In Barcelona

<i>Pauline Egge of Petite Passport, one of Fathom's 24 Best Travel Blogs and Websites 2014, has an amazing eye for design. She just moved from Rotterdam</i> …

Barcelona

7 of Europe's most romantic getaways

Whether you're relaxing at a spa on the shores of Lake Como or strolling through Salzburg's cobblestone streets hand-in-hand, the slower pace of life on the Continent is deliciously conducive to couples time.<p>These are the best spots for a romantic getaway in Europe.

Top Travel Websites For Planning Your Next Adventure

Technology’s effects on the travel industry are widespread, with innovation signaling the dawn of a new age of travel products and services after the birth of the Internet and modern-communication systems. Not only has the industry itself benefited from recent technological advancements such as …

Hospitality

Unlimited Air Travel for $1500? There’s an App for That

The headache of modern-day air travel begins at the backlit screen. Navigating one’s way through the matrix of airlines and flights to find what’s …

Flying

Kill It With Tech: 5 Apps To Alleviate Passport Speed Bumps

<i>Photo courtesy of Thinkstock</i><p>It might be a low-tech travel necessity, but there is high-tech help as pertains to acquiring and renewing your …

Guides by Lonely Planet is your perfect pocket travel buddy

Lonely Planet, a leading, trusted source for travel information, released a handy pocket companion for your next trip. Guides by Lonely Planet brings …

Travel

Which US City You Should Live in Based Off Your Myers-Briggs Results

<i>This post was originally posted on JoinBlush.com</i><p>It's fun to learn about your personality. You can dig into who might best complement you in a romantic relationship, what job would best suit your strengths, and even what city you should live in. It's great fun, which is probably why you moseyed on …

Adventure Photography Tips: Four Tricks to Supercharge Your Photos (3 of 3)

<i>See Tim Kemple’s previous photography tips >></i><p>I remember when I would flip excitedly through magazines to see the next “new,” undiscovered land. Now my Facebook feed is filled with more amazing images in ten minutes than I would see in a lifetime during the film days. Every day I flip through …

Waterfall adventures on the Big Island of Hawai'i

On Hawai'i Island (aka the Big Island), the beaches aren’t the only spectacular spots for water views. Throughout the island, cascading waterfalls leap off cliffs and tumble down canyon walls. All you have to do is pack the car with sunscreen, water, towels and an island-style lunch to go <i>holoholo</i> …

Top 20 DJ Mixes of 2013 So Far

Once upon a time, DJ mixtapes were for the faithful. Today, it's the opposite – everyone can access them, and more and more, they do. By the time you …

Music Festivals

July 2013