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The Coolest Neighbourhoods in Milan

Milan may be small, but each district has a unique character, and as an international hub of fashion and design, there is no shortage of hip and …

Italy

The best cruises for people who don't like cruise ships

Incredible Mediterranean voyages that will provide a fresh take on cruising.<p>1. Cyclades odyssey<p>The handsome, nimble motor-sailing cruiser Galileo will whisk 49 passengers on a whistle-stop tour of the Cyclades, surely Greece’s most striking island group. Pairing popular stops such as volcanic …

Cruise Ships

Venice's best-kept secret is $5 dinners

Venice might be among the most-visited city in Italy, but it doesn’t have to be the most expensive. For an authentic slice of the relaxed Venetian …

The World’s 25 Best Restaurants With a View

Feast your stomach and your eyes.<p>August 02, 2018<p>Food always seems to taste better when accompanied with a good view, and in almost every city you’ll …

Food & Dining

The Unseen Venice - 10 Overlooked Places

On my seventh visit to Venice, I was wanted to focus on its overlooked parts. Here are my top 10 spots that most tourists miss but are worth visiting:<p><b>10. Gelateria Il Sole</b><p>Alicia Pignoli, the Lady in Red in the Kempinski San Clemente, said that the Gelateria Il Sole may be the best gelato in Venice. …

Italy

Bar Harbor, Maine: Family Travel Guide

See the only national park in the northeast from this charming home base<p>What to do in Bar Harbor<p>This touristy yet charming town, which gets especially busy during July and August, is an excellent home base for Acadia, the only national park in the northeast. Acadia is known for its beguiling mix of …

New England

8 of Scotland’s best beaches and coastal treasures

Making a feature of Scotland’s less-travelled coast is a responsibility and a challenge. Even its quieter corners are seeing a tourist boom. Much of the rural north-west, deserted in the romantic imagination, is to all intents “full”. Skye, where accommodation is booked months ahead and camper vans …

Explore the Croatian coastline and islands in an UberBoat

The sparkling Croatian coastline opens up to more than 1000 islands, giving travellers a chance to explore many facets of the country as they hop from isle to isle.<p>Now, as summer returns and tourists descend on the Balkan hot spot, travellers can get to their desired destination by speedboat, using …

Vietnam: The Next Frontier in Asia’s Luxury Real Estate Market

Coastal cities, wealth growth lead surge in new developments, price increases<p>Activity in the luxury real estate market is surging in Vietnam, …

This Unexpected Country Has Europe’s Most Flat-Out Stunning Coasts

If you feel like people are all of a sudden hyped about Croatia -- a gorgeous country in southern Europe you hadn’t heard much about until the past …

10 Best-Kept Secrets in Venice, Italy

Venice’s ancient artistic legacy and watery beauty has long attracted tourists from all over the world, but in the summer months the city can find …

You won’t believe these stunning views are from Malta

ad feature<p>Need a reason to make Malta your next holiday destination?<p>You’ve got year-round sun, incredible diving spots, and gloriously blue …

Explore the Greek Islands on a Mini Cruise

Variety Cruises offers new voyages to the the Greek Islands and Aegean Sea.

Avoiding pain and finding only pleasure in Sicily

You could spend weeks exploring the island of Sicily and never run out of things to do. The list of “must sees” — magnificent cathedrals, fountains, mosaics, ancient villas, archaeological parks, Greek temples, beaches and museums — will require painful decision-making for visitors who have only a …

Italy

Why Scandinavia is the most underrated destination for pastry lovers

In recent years, there has been a rising popularity of all things Nordic. We have begun to appreciate the simple, minimalistic, and useful design of …

East Malaysia & Borneo - 3 weeks of islands, rivers and jungle

We always wanted to visit Borneo - even more so than Malaysia. So when we found reasonably priced flights from Amsterdam, ...<br>More<p>Funnily enough, it …

36 Hours in Copenhagen

What a difference a decade can make. Copenhagen today is a city transformed, a polestar across creative fields from art to architecture, design to dining. No longer a sleepy Scandinavian capital, this good-looking city found success by tinkering with expectations. Cyclists own the avenues even in …

Top Chef

10 reasons why Sicily should be your next family holiday

You might think Sicily is one destination where it’s best to leave the children behind - or wait until they’re older. Dramatic but sometimes forbidding landscape, serious cultural sights, and madcap cities like Palermo seem to cry out for a grown-up approach. But don’t be put off. Sicily has a huge …

The Best Pastries in Paris, According to Top Chefs

It’s been the world’s favorite destination for luscious baked goods since forever. Now the French capital is outperforming even itself.<p>By Kate …

The Best Tour Companies for Single Travelers

You don't need a travel partner to take a memorable vacation. In fact, traveling solo can be a rich and rewarding experience in its own right. Solo …

World’s best destination for train lovers? Switzerland

Amtrak fans claim several trains as scenic, most notably the Adirondack, California Zephyr and the Coast Starlight; and the Canadians tout their Canadian routes, at least the part between Edmonton and Vancouver. The European Rail timetable lists more than 100 routes as “scenic.” But those are …

Trains

The Most Stunning Beaches in Italy

It’s unfair, really -- some places catch all the breaks. Italy is blessed with not just ski-ready snow-capped mountains and cypress-lined valleys …

7 things you need to know before you visit Hoi An in Vietnam

<b>If you are planning a trip Vietnam, you’ll have probably heard about Hoi An.</b><p>If you’ve been to Vietnam any time in, let’s see, the last 20 years, then …

This New App Will Help You Identify the Plants and Animals You See in Nature

Learn the difference between a poppy and a windflower.<p>New app Seek is giving curious outdoorsy types an easy way to identify the plants and animals …

Machine Perception

Walking Tour of Tu Duc Royal Tomb, Hue, Vietnam

Introduction to Tu Duc Royal Tomb, Hue, Vietnam<p>The <b>Tu Duc Royal Tomb</b> in Hue, Vietnam is one of several Royal Tombs in the outskirts of the former …

10 of the best places to visit in Malaysia: readers’ travel tips

<b>Winning tip: Forest trail in the Cameron Highlands</b><p>The Mossy Forest of the Cameron Highlands offers the chance to get among gnarled, moss-covered trees, exotic plants, orchids and extraordinary wildlife. Near a low mountain called Gunung Brinchang, there is 150 metres of wooden boardwalk with …

Kuala Lumpur

Penang guide: what to do, plus the best bars, restaurants and hotels

This exotic tropical island off the north-west coast of Malaysia is one of the world capitals of street food, with a dazzling array of cuisines from the island’s Chinese, Malay and Indian communities. But after eating my way through everything from Hokkien black noodles, succulent giant prawns …

Georgetown University

Koh Chang to Koh Kood: island-hopping around eastern Thailand

The island of Koh Chang and its satellites – which include Koh Mak and Koh Kood – are the eastern-most islands in Thailand and, while they can’t really be referred to as undiscovered, they do lack the brand-name recognition of Phuket. The contrast with their better-known cousin is obvious: outside …

Speedboat

How to Stash Your Luggage for a Couple of Hours When Traveling

You’ve just landed at your travel destination, but the Airbnb won’t be available for a few hours. What to do? You could start exploring the city, but …

What You Really Want to Buy in Florence

Writer and Traveler contributor Amanda Brooks shares her favorite shops in the Tuscan city.<p>I used to write off Florence. Until last spring, I didn't think it offered much beyond the historic museums and a few cozy but rough-around-the-edges restaurants. Then, I ended up there twice in one month for …