Katie Barber

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12 Must-Try Street Foods Around the World

"Street food makes travel interesting," Bourdain explained. "It's very easy to travel around the world and look out the window and not know where you are...That's not the case with street food. In Mexico, you'll know if you're in Puebla or Mexico City---you'll smell, see, and taste the …

Mexico City

7 Ways To Travel Smarter, Cheaper And More Often

<b>By Stephanie Oswald, Next Avenue Contributor</b><p>Fall travel season is here, offering endless possibilities for your next trip. One fringe benefit of not having to work around school schedules is getting to hit the road on less crowded highways — and in airports, on planes and at attractions.<p>Of course, …

Nine Amazing Outdoor Hotel Suites (Photos)

Sleep Under the Stars<p>Nine Amazing Outdoor Hotel Suites (Photos)<p>Quilts and pillows may seem strange out in the open air, but not at one of these nine …

10 Startups Making Travel More Affordable

Ask any seasoned traveler about the merits of globetrotting and you’re likely to hear a litany of enthusiastic responses: personal growth, cultural …

24 hours in Mumbai

Be prepared to be jostled, hurried and incessantly chatted to as you soak in the trendy yet traditional vibe of Mumbai.<p>24 hours isn't nearly enough time to explore all the highlights of this intoxicating city, but this whistlestop tour will help you catch the flavour of Mumbai: serene mornings by …

A brunch-lover’s guide to New York City

Ahh, brunch. One part omelette, two parts mimosa, three parts coffee – life’s sweet distraction when the workweek is nigh. Though not a uniquely New York 'thing' <i>per se</i>, there’s no other city that takes its breakfast-lunch combustion quite as seriously as the Big Apple and every visitor should take …

How to eat Indian street food safely

Tucking into street food is one of the joys of travelling in India – here are some tips to help avoid tummy troubles.<p>1. Give yourself a few days to adjust to the local cuisine, especially if you’re not used to spicy food.<p>2. You know the rule about following a crowd – if the locals are avoiding a …

Best of September 2013

Ho Chi Minh City

What Travelling to 66 Countries Has Taught Me

Have I learned anything from my extensive travels? Definitely. Travel has probably been one of the greatest educators in my life and has schooled me in more ways that I'll ever be able (or willing) to truly verbalize.<p>While I don't covet passport stamps and don't really pay attention to my little …

Travelers

Top experiences in Bali: making the most of paradise

Immerse yourself in the colour and sound of a traditional festival, dine on local specialities, snorkel beautiful reefs, watch craftspeople at work, wander through lush rice fields, or just relax and be pampered at a Balinese spa. There's an awful lot to do in paradise and it's not all about the …

The Last Train to Zona Verde

• <b>Author:</b> Paul Theroux<p>"Theroux is at his best when he tells [people’s] stories, happy and sad . . . Theroux’s great mission had always been to transport us beyond that reading chair, to challenge himself—and thus, to challenge us." — <i>Boston Globe</i><p>Paul Theroux’s best-selling <i>Dark Star Safari</i> chronicled …

My Two-Day Oktoberfest Bender

Molly may be the party drug of choice in America, but here in Bavaria, revelers maintain their energy by using snuff tobacco and glucose.<p>I learn this …