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Scotland's Caledonian Sleeper train will soon offer a more hotel-like experience with double beds

The Caledonian Sleeper train takes travellers from London into Scotland while they sleep, and in 2018 the experience is about to get more luxurious with new amenities like double beds.<p>The rail company is testing new carriages for the iconic sleeper service, which leaves from London’s Euston …

27 Things the World's Best Travel Agents Bring With Them on Every Trip

From luggage to a large clothespin (we’ll explain later), these are the items award-winning travel agents always pack.<p>If there’s one thing years of …

6 Stunning Destinations for People Who Hate Tourists

Avoid the crowds.<p>Travelers have clocked 369 million international trips so far this year, an incredible sum equal to nearly 1.6 million trips per …

Want a Cool, Beautiful, Affordable Beach Vacation? Go to Portugal

There's no better place to lounge on the beach after a lazy lunch of wine and fresh seafood.<p>Everyone you know is probably going to Portugal, or at least talking about going to Portugal, the same way they went to Tulum, and Cartagena, and Iceland. It’s affordable, and full of exceptional wine and …

15 Remote Places In India You Can Visit If You Absolutely Hate People

Tired of the noise, traffic, and mess? Well, traveling is the best therapy!<p>How about you turn your phones off and cut yourself from the negative …

How to Explore the Philippine Islands

There may be no better place to island hop than in the Philippines. After all, the Southeast Asian country is made up of well over 7,000 islands. The …

19 of the most incredible — and affordable — undiscovered holiday destinations in Europe

Check out the Islamic architecture and mozaic tiles at this Azerbaijan spot.Shutterstock/Hasanov Jeyhun<p>As the summer holidays draw near, it's time to …

European Travel

10 hot interior design trends for 2017!

2017 might have officially already begun, but you can never be too late when it comes to finding out about all the interior design trends that are …

15 Most Photogenic Places In the World You Must Visit

Travel photography is such an integral part of our experience – whether you’re an amateur or a pro, memories captured are priceless. Here are some …

New Zealand

This Unique 'Country' Straddling France and Spain Is Basically Paradise

As I drove away from the pristine shores of Barcelona through a downpour, I figured my trip to Spain had already peaked. What was even waiting for me …

Top 10 must-see places to visit in Burma

Why Burma? Why now?<p>Ever since reading the novel, <i>The Piano Tuner</i> by Daniel Mason, I have wanted to visit Burma (now known as Myanmar). Set in the late …

10 of the loveliest experiences to have in Nepal

Nepal is best known for trekking and a lot of hard physical work! However there also many non-physically exhausting wonderful experiences that Nepal …

California's Greatest Beaches

You could lay down a towel and read a book almost anywhere in California. But if you feel like getting a little more active—surfing, trail running, mussel harvesting—we’ve picked eight beaches that are worth pulling over for, listed from north to south.<p>Patrick’s Point State Park<p>Trinidad<p>Patrick’s …

California

13 Places Where You Can See the Bluest Water in the World

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Solo Female Travel in Egypt: How to Stay Safe & Comfortable

We’re fresh back from our tour of Egypt with Lady Egypt Tours!<p>After two weeks in the country, talking with plenty of locals and doing way more …

How to Visit Tanzania and Avoid the Crowds

Step one? Don't be afraid of the rainy season.<p>The acacia-filled savannas of Tanzania are among the most biodiverse spots on earth, and you are almost guaranteed to see the Big Five. But you’ll also face skepticism from travel vets, as this classic has become the go-to place for first- and …

Norwegian launching nonstop flights between 3 U.S. cities and Rome

Norwegian airlines has been expanding service to the U.S. like crazy over the past year. Their new service between smaller airports in the northeast …

Santorini Travel: Iconic Views & Unique Experiences in Photos

Santorini is a dream destination for travel photography – whether you’re a pro or simply want to generate some Insta-envy, you can’t go wrong taking …

Becoming a Scuba Diving Instructor in the Caribbean in a Career Change

TT: Ever wonder how to become a dive instructor...<br>(Do click on the article title to see the full, beautiful post!)

7 Offbeat Travel Destinations to Visit in Kerala That Will Blow Your Mind!

For decades now, Kerala has been a prime destination for travelers who go to the tiny coastal state in search of its spectacular backwaters, …

Arabian Sea

The 10 Cheapest Countries To Visit In 2017

They're rich in culture while staying budget friendly.<p>"Affordable travel" kind of sounds like an oxymoron. From buying plane tickets to booking hotels to deciding what you're actually going to <i>do</i> once you get there — your bank account usually ends up looking a little sad.<p>There are certain …

10 of the best Airbnbs in Scotland

I’ve selected some of the best Airbnb options in Scotland. These have been chosen because they showcase the rich history and culture of the Scots, …

Scotland

Sintra, Portugal: The Perfect Day Trip from Lisbon

Just 40 minutes from Lisbon is a fairytale land of castles and palaces.<p>Eighteen miles and a world away from Lisbon, it’s easy to see why Sintra—with its cool, lush hills and proximity to the Atlantic coast—is where Portuguese royals used to spend their summers. Today, the concentration of these …

Cheap Summer Flights To Europe From Both The East And West Coast

Cheap flights for summer travel (and through the end of the year) from major cities like Los Angeles, San Francisco, Boston, Miami and more to a …

Fly Out of These Airports and Save Big on Airfare

Go off the beaten track and explore while cutting travel costs.<p>Some long-haul flights can be unnecessarily expensive. However, the good news for …

These remote wooden Alpine huts are now bookable online

A new website has been set up by Switzerland Tourism which allows visitors to book a stay in an alpine hut. The alp.holidaybooking.ch site has over 250 properties available to rent that range from wooden one-bedroom huts to chalets that can sleep up to 21 people.<p>The alpine huts are spread out …

6 Moroccan Attractions that are Truly Worth Seeing

Morocco may be known for many things — rich culture, fascinating history, delicious food, and unique tourist attractions — but what the North African …

European Travel

How to See The Best of South Africa in 12 Days

In the past few years, South Africa has raced to the top of many travelers' must-visit lists. Filled with stunning vistas, cool cities, and...The …