Marc Lawlor

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3 of the Best Inland Cities in Mexico

<i>Photos by Goats on the Road</i><p>Mexico is the ultimate destination for backpackers, travelers and holidaymakers. This country literally has something for …

5 Mexican Street Foods Everyone Should Eat

Over the past year, I've taken three trips to Mexico's vibrant, chaotic capital city. My reasons for such frequent peregrinations can basically be …

Mexico

14 Reasons Modern-Day Colombia Is Nothing Like You See In 'Narcos'

I'm a 25-year-old man who has been living in Medellín, Colombia for the past six months.<p>Yes, the same Medellín, Colombia that has been recently …

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The Perfect Weekend in Medellín, Colombia

From contemporary Colombian art to a lush nature preserve, here’s your guide to a perfect getaway in this creative, chill—and safe—city.<p>Medellín, Colombia's second largest city, used to be known for its drug trade and astronomical murder rate. No more. Now one of the most livable cities in South …

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How the CEO of TravelBird manages his flash deals tour de force

Symen Jansma is transitioning TravelBird, a vacation flash-deals promoter, from a start-up to a growth-stage company.<p>TravelBird e-mails users six …

What's on the Other Side of the Ocean?

<i>Credit: Eric Odenheimer</i><p>As we sat on the beach, my daughter asked what was on the other side of the ocean. "Europe!" I said, buying some time to …

The top 8 things to see and do in Colombia

When we spent 15 months travelling through Latin America several years ago, Colombia was the country that “got away” from us. Although we missed it …

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The Ultimate Men’s Travel Underwear

In my book, the lighter one travels the better, and that extends to underwear. For the last decade or so, my go-to choice has been boxer-briefs from Ex Officio — just two pairs, no matter how long the trip — but a few months ago I came into possession of some boxers made by Saxx, which claimed to …

You have to watch this insanely detailed timelapse of Rio in HD

To demonstrate how much detail he can capture with this many images, Capra starts each image scaled down to 14% of it’s normal size, and then zooms …

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11 Travel Hacks The Tourism Industry Doesn't Want You To Know

Vacations are supposed to be about relaxing, but even experienced travelers know that planning a trip also comes with its own set of stresses. From …

Abu Dhabi

What to Expect on an Amazon River Cruise | The Planet D

An Amazon River Cruise in Peru isn't your typical cruise. We now know having just returned from a Caribbean Cruise. While many other cruises are all …

An untouched paradise in Turkey’s Butterfly Valley

Turkey's 86,000sqm Butterfly Valley is home to roughly 100 species of butterflies, creating a protected oasis where time seems to stand still.<p>Our boat pulled in about two hours before sunset, when the disappearing light was turning the Mediterranean Sea from sapphire to aquamarine and the …

Nature

The 10 Cities You'll Be Talking About In 2015

Lonely Planet is on a roll. The travel company released their Best in Travel lists this week, including the countries you need to be visiting (hint: Singapore) and the budget destinations to hit up next year.<p>Also on the list, of course, are the 10 cities you should be visiting in 2015. You're …

7 Hacks To Affording Your Next Vacation

The tips and tricks to traveling on any budget.<p><b>1) Try hidden city ticketing with FlyShortcut.com.</b><br>Hidden city ticketing is a hack in itself for finding the lowest possible airfare on FlyShortcut.com. It essentially finds a cheaper flight that has your destination as a layover. That way, you can …

11 Cities You Must Backpack At Least Once

There are almost too many must-see cities in the world -- and the most seamless way to hit them all is by backpacking. With little luggage and a huge sense of adventure, a backpacking trip allows you to experience new places with freedom and ease (all while teaching you more than college ever …

European Travel

10 Best Island Beaches for a Party

These are the world's best beaches to eat, drink and play, as chosen by Condé Nast Traveler readers.<p>10. Super Paradise Beach, Mykonos, Greece<p>If the name alone isn't enough of a hook, Super Paradise Beach on the island's southwestern coast is <i>the</i> hub for eating, drinking and all-round revelry. Set on …

Asia Travel

This guy has gamed the airline industry so he never has to pay for a flight again

“It’s just a day in the office in here essentially,” the 28-year-old Keyes told Business Insider. “I’ve got a nice work space, food, drinks, some …

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7 Best Foods You Should Eat Whenever You Can

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>If you want to increase your energy, boost your mood, lose weight, and lower your risk of chronic disease, there's no doubt that …

Golf

17 Stunning Places In Brazil You Need To See Before You Die

Time to pack your bags and go visit one of the largest countries in the world.

Brazil

10 Of The Most Colorful Places On Earth

Hi. These places exist. No, not in dreams or hallucinations or Wes Anderson movies, but right here on this beautiful, mysterious planet. We just thought you should know.<p><b>Lavender Fields, France</b><p>In the summer months, the rolling lavender fields of Provence teem with bright purple blooms as far as the …

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Escape the crowds: 12 of Greece's least populated (but prettiest) islands

What Happens When a Mistake Fare Goes Sideways?

One of the main reasons that I got into the travel industry as an early grad was for the pursuit of airline mistake fares. For many, finding and …

Top 10 Island Cities

These unique, water-bound metropolises redefine urban living.<p><i>This list was first published in the National Geographic book</i> The World's Best Cities<i>.</i><p><b>Trogir, Croatia</b><br>Take an afternoon stroll with gelato in hand through the medieval maze of streets. Blessed with stunning nature and an easygoing pace of …

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19 reasons you should probably up and move to Lima, Peru

1. It’s got some of the world’s finest dining — at affordable prices.<p>Lima regularly has several restaurants ranked in the global top 100, and you …

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