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The best Lobster Rolls in Maine

<b>The key to a truly great lobster roll is fresh-picked lobster meat, and Maine has the freshest, most abundant stock of cold-water lobsters anywhere</b> …

Food

Montreal To Host Canada's Biggest Poutine Festival Ever This Summer

It's almost summertime and that means its Festival season! Let's all give a resounding sigh of relief - it's here. We made it. It's time to start …

Festivals

The Top Things to Do in Nazaré, Portugal

Nazaré lies only 80 miles north of Lisbon, but this small coastal town feels a world away from the bustling Portuguese capital. With a proud fishing …

How to Travel to Sanibel Island

Gorgeous beaches, shelling sweet spots, kayaking and biking attract visitors to Sanibel Island, Florida. Getting to this Florida tropical isle surrounded by Gulf of Mexico waters is half the adventure.<p>Fly to Paradise<p>After flying into Fort Myers, Florida, tropical Sanibel Island is just a hop and a …

Gulf Coast

The 15 Best Places to Visit in Florida

The Sunshine State is dotted with seaside gems, and these destinations are must-visits for every style of traveler. Here are the 15 very best places …

The Most Beautiful Places in Germany

The landscapes of Germany are at once charming, bewitching, and staggeringly pretty: alpine peaks, mysterious forests, white Rococo churches, villages lined with timbered houses, and castles that seem almost too majestic to be real. From the mountains to the cities, and everywhere in between, here …

11 Top Things to See and Do in Norway

Norway attracts adventurers and it’s easy to see why, with the country’s astounding nature lending itself to an active holiday. Its unique, …

European Travel

The best way to experience Newfoundland is by sea

The first thing to expect from expedition travel is to expect the unexpected. (Say that five times fast.)<p>Before I'd even stepped aboard Adventure …

Porto city guide: How to spend two days in Portugal's second city

Why go now?<p>Porto is a city on the rise, tempting travellers with its pretty old town, excellent wine bars and golden rooftops. This isn’t a …

European Travel

8 Amazing Things to Do in Croatia

More than just beaches, Croatia offers a remarkable variety of landscapes, historical monuments, and cultural attractions. There are the sun-kissed …

25 Travel Hacks That Will Save You Time and Money in 2017

Expert travelers like flight attendants and frequent fliers know that foreign transaction fees, the dreaded middle seat, and flight delays can put a …

Best of St. Petersburg, Tallinn & Helsinki in 9 Days Tour

Laura<p>Oakland, CA<p>Tour: 09/04/17<p>Overall rating: rating 5 of 5<p>I enjoyed the tour very much but suggest the last tour date be a lighter schedule as …

Journey Across Canada by Train

Riding the rails from Toronto to Vancouver is a once-in-a-lifetime smorgasbord of scenery.<p>I’m an introvert. A real rather-do-anything-than-make-small-talk introvert, not just someone who prefers TV to cocktail parties. So what am I doing having breakfast with three strangers—and enjoying it?<p>Blame …

Trains

A Guide to Georgia's Golden Isles

On the East Coast, barrier islands pepper the shores of Georgia and Florida, and some say the most beautiful and accessible of those islands are the …

The most breathtaking natural wonder in every state

Picking 50 wasn't easy, but here are the most beautiful natural attractions in each state.<p><i>Melissa Stanger contributed to an earlier version of this post.</i>

National Parks

Canada's best food finds

In 2016, the co-host of Rogers <i>Hometown Hockey</i>, Tara Slone toured Canada looking for Canada’s most compelling hockey stories. As much as Tara has a …

Canada

Hollar: Melissa & Doug Toys as low as $1 shipped!

<b>Hollar</b> — a massive online dollar store specializing in hundreds of high-quality items that are all at dollar store prices — has <b>Melissa & Doug Toys on</b> …

Free Shipping

Fly-Along Companions Offer a Way for Older People to Travel

Janet Robertson, a documentary filmmaker in New York, helps look after her uncle, Vincent Fahey. He is nearly 87 and loves to travel.<p>But she can’t always accompany Uncle Vin, who needs some day-to-day assistance. So when he wanted to visit London this past spring, Ms. Robertson did what others have …

British Columbia

In old-world Croatia, here are four trendy towns worth visiting

Pink rays from sunrise covered the rocky ruins of Okic castle on a peak outside Samobor and tinted the low-lying fog that snaked through valleys where cows grazed and grapes grew.<p>In contrast to that serene view, robust aromas swirled up from my breakfast spread — garlicky salami, pungent cheese, …

Navigating Airports – My favourite Apps

I blogged a couple of weeks ago about how I use airports as a place to walk for exercise, people watch and plane spot. I have spent a lot of time in …

New York City: Top 10 Things to See and Do

Growing up in New Jersey provided me with many life skills such as talking REALLY loud, cursing at strangers, talking with my hands and mouth simultaneously, driving like a crazy person and getting to know neighboring NYC really well. As an actress, I spent many of my weekends in high school around …

Search house sitting assignments by keyword

Hello our owners are going to leave as AGAIN alone for 14 days . From the 1 of July to the 12. So we would like ( actually we do NOT) to find really …

30 places you should travel to this summer

While some places have been popular with summer travelers for years, others have just recently started to catch attention.<p>We've put together a list of 30 places to visit this summer, making our selections from destinations that won notable awards over the last year, that are seeing an increase in …

The 13 cheapest destinations for a beach holiday in Europe

Post Office Travel Money has released the findings of its latest Holiday Costs Barometer, revealing the cheapest beach destinations for a summer …

Expedia

US by rail: Take the slow train down the West Coast

The usual way to do the US West Coast is to drive Route 101 – which is fine, if a bit obvious, perhaps a touch unadventurous. There is another way which is neither obvious nor bland, but a great adventure. And – as Billy Connolly reveals in his current television series – it is brilliant. It is the …

Long Weekend in Barcelona

Barcelona offers up the perfect ingredients for an extra-long weekend escape: culture, history, a vibrant dining scene, and the beach. Although it …

Barcelona: An Insider's Guide to 24 Hidden Gems for Travelers

Want good advice about a destination? Find a local. Want great advice? Seek out locals who love their home so much they've made it their life's work to help visitors fall in love with it, too.<p>Offering visitors unrivaled expertise on Barcelona, locals Francesca Gufoni and Laura Coch work as Local …

City life: Barcelona

I’m like a bee, buzzing amid the honey-coloured sandstone of Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter. It’s midday, it’s peak season, and the sun is beating down. …

Canada 150 proved to be a big draw for tourism coast to coast

FREDERICTON — Canada celebrated its 150th birthday in 2017 but it was the tourism industry that got to collect the presents.<p>Tourism operators from …

Finding Cheap Flights 101

I've been traveling pretty intensely for many years. When I had a full time entertainment job with minimal pay, I took at least twice monthly weekend trips and bi-annual overseas trips. When I had a more remote job, I roamed for long periods of time. As a result, when I catch up with friends who …