Kelly Day

222 Flips | 3 Magazines | 1 Like | 2 Followers | @kellyday | Keep up with Kelly Day on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Kelly Day”

What's the Best Premium Economy Seat to London? - The Points Guy

“Reader Questions” are answered twice a week by <i>TPG</i> Associate Editor Brendan Dorsey.<p>Want to hop across the pond in style, but don’t want to break the …

British Airways

Tidy and Tiny: Top towns of coastal Ireland

When someone asks me about visiting Ireland, I tell them not to miss the southwest coast. This is the place to experience the wonders of the Gaelic language and old Irish civilization, as well as the country's contemporary charms. It's the most mystical, Celtic, spiritual and rugged region of …

Ireland

LifeProof Goa backpack: Water-repellent fabric makes this a great commuter bag

LifeProof is known for making waterproof, drop-proof, snow-proof, and dirt-proof smartphone cases. It is now taking that protection experience and …

Backpacking

Toilets Around the World: Toilet Talk for Travelers

Whether appealing or appalling, toilets around the world serve the same purpose, and there's no avoiding them. So just how much is there to say about …

Tap Water

Top 5 Hiking Trails In America’s West

Throughout the history of America, the West has been a source of legend and wonder. It’s the site of our Manifest Destiny, a place of palatial …

The 11 Best Castles to Visit in Ireland

An unofficial count estimates that Ireland has more than 1,000 castles. Scattered throughout the country, most of the medieval castles were built as …

Castles

The ultimate guide to hiking Italy’s most breathtaking trails

We’re not quite sure why Italy isn’t as popular a hiking destination as places like Patagonia, Iceland, or the Pacific Crest Trail. Italian hiking …

Italy

Hiking the authentic Great Wall of China, without the tourists

Tires crunch the gravel as our driver turns around and makes his way back down the narrow access road, leaving my fiance, his mother and I alone in front of an empty building. The air is cool and fresh, and a few white clouds move briskly across the blue sky. Beijing, with its more than 20 million …

Hiking

New Zealand’s South Island

7 places 7 days Staff Pick<p>Looking for an epic road trip? NZ has you covered<p>Ed Norton<p>March 10, 2018<p>If there ever was a landscape edition of the old classic PC game ‘The Sims’, then a world identical to New Zealand’s South Island would surely be your end objective...<p>Pristine turquoise lakes, snow …

5 dreamy European castles on Airbnb where you can *actually* stay

When it comes to my regularly scheduled Netflix time, I’m more into feel-good TV shows than <i>Downton Abbey–</i>esque period pieces or <i>Game of</i> …

Where to eat breakfast, lunch and dinner in Flagstaff, Ariz.

Don’t just push through Flagstaff, Ariz., and on to the Grand Canyon, a 90-minute drive away. Grand Canyon National Park might be one of the seven wonders of the natural world, but its culinary options are about as limited as water along its South Kaibab Trail. In Flagstaff though, a college and …

Beautiful Small Towns in Europe More Americans Should Visit

So you’ve gone and booked a big ol’ flight across the pond. The siren call of wildly cheap airfares to Europe proved too strong to resist -- you may …

European Travel

Beautiful Hotels Around the World You Won’t Want to Leave

You know a vacation is one for the books when you start contemplating permanent residence. Hotels that make exceptional use of their natural …

4 Smartphone Apps for Your Next Road Trip

Photo: Shutterstock<p>Best Road Trip Apps: Waze<p>Waze may just be the best traffic app ever. It not only maps the best route to your destination, but also …

Apps

Route 66 – New Mexico to Arizona: Where to eat, what to see and what to do

<b>One of the things you will notice when you’re driving Route 66 is how much the landscape changes.</b><p>The urban and green setting of the east will …

Make-Ahead Gravy is a Pro Thanksgiving Move

Make this gravy ahead of time so you're not sweating over the stove at the last minute.<p>After the turkey, nothing inspires quite as much anxiety as the gravy. A lot of this pressure comes from the hectic, hands-on making of the roux, separating the pan drippings, and heating the stock while your …

Cooking

Seven of the best Champagne houses to visit

Tyson Stelzer delves into his little black book and shares his top Champagne houses open to the public, to help you plan a winter getaway that is …

World's Most Stunning Public Staircases Photos

Sure, elevators are more convenient, but staircases provide a window to the world so rarely seen from any other vantage point. No matter if they are etched into the side of a rock face, as the 740 steps are at Colombia's 10-million-ton Stone of El Peñol, or cut through water, like the Moses Bridge …

South America

7 gorgeous places to go glamping right now

Glamorous camping (AKA glamping) is super buzzy at the moment: Think fireside mermaid baths, stargazing on your own private deck, and peaceful nights …

Southern Dishes Everyone Should Know How to Make

We Southerners know our way around the kitchen.<p>There are some dishes that every Southerner should know how to make. From barbecue and biscuits to …

These Are The 25 Best Travel Experiences Money Can Buy

Imagine soaring over the Great Wall in a helicopter, then landing at an isolated section for a gourmet banquet in a tower. Imagine soaking in a hot …

Travel

The 16 Most Beautiful Natural Features in the UK

An Island Nation and a World in Miniature<p>The beautiful natural features of the UK may not be the first things that spring to mind when planning a …

Hiking

A definitive guide for choosing where to go on your first African safari

Everything you know about Africa is wrong. And to properly understand the erroneously named “Dark Continent,” start with this one geographical …

The Best South Africa Road Trip Itinerary

Our South Africa road trip was one of the best trips we’ve ever taken.We drove from Johannesburg to Cape Town in just over a month stopping to see …

UK road trip: Dorset to Cornwall

<b>Weymouth</b> beach is broad and sandy and the colour of turmeric; a proper bucket-and-spade beach. Hire a deckchair, watch the Punch and Judy show or head up to the Victorian Nothe Fort for views across to the Isle of Portland and the Jurassic Coast. This is a pleasant way to spend a day before heading …

Scotland

This New South African Villa is a Wine-Lover’s Dream

Perfect Hideaways’ Koko House is the Cape Winelands’ most stylish new private retreat.<p>South Africa’s stunning Franschhoek is home to its fair share …

You Can Take One of America's Most Breathtaking Train Rides for Only $97

You can travel from Seattle to Los Angeles all for less than $100.<p>If you’ve ever wanted to see the West Coast without the hassle of driving, then we …

National park architecture: 7 amazing rustic buildings

Designing with nature<p>U.S. National Parks are renowned for their Instagrammable beauty, abundant wildlife, and recreational opportunities. But they also boast a unique architectural style known as “parkitecture.”<p>President Ulysses S. Grant decreed Yellowstone the nation’s first national park in 1872, …

National Parks

11 Santorini Hotels With Incredible Views

Perched on the Imerovigli hillside, the four-pearl Sophia Luxury Suites is a good choice for travelers looking for a quieter location to enjoy those …