Florencia Goren

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A Beginner's Guide to Italian Wine

More Wine Basics<p><i>All About French Wine »<br>How to Spot 7 Common Wine Flaws »<br>Cheese & Wine Pairing Cheat Sheet »<br>How to Stock Your Wine Fridge »<br>All About Port »<br>Wine Books: Sommelier Picks »</i><p>During my semester studying abroad in Florence, my favorite restaurant was a tiny place tucked away just around the …

11 Travel Apps That Will Make Your Life Easier

My assignments involve a great deal of travel -- usually every few weeks, often international. Several years into an increasingly busy travel and lifestyles writing career, I've managed to still avoid getting an international plan on my phone or paying roaming charges. I've survived with copious …

Apps

6 ways to be a better global citizen in 2014

One of the side effects of international travel is that you lose the luxury of thinking of yourself only as the citizen of your hometown or country. …

Developing Countries

5 Perfect Winter Honeymoon Destinations

Your honeymoon is sure to be one of the most memorable vacations of your life, but after orchestrating an entire wedding, trying to pin down the …

National Parks

A stunning view of Mount Everest--the highest peak on Earth at 29,029 feet--is one of our 50 best travel photos of 2013. See the entire gallery here: http://on.natgeo.com/1dGNieO Photograph by Cory Richards, National Geographic

The Cat's Meow: Top 10 Destinations for Feline Fanatics

Every day, millions of cat lovers click on cat videos and cat memes. But 2014 is the year to get offline and on the road to check out some of these …

The 20 Best Designed Tourism Websites in the World

5 Reasons to Go to St. Petersburg, Florida

<i>By LoAnn Halden</i><p>Arts and culture are celebrated as much as the world-class beaches in St. Petersburg, making it the ideal Florida stop for those who …

Florida

5 Best Old-School Ski Resorts

<i>By Christina Valhouli</i><p>There’s something wonderfully comforting about an old-school ski resort. They’re not hip, they’re not cool, and that is …

Skating

19 Things You'll Only Understand If You Studied Abroad

Because as someone famous once said, "the best things you learn aren't learned in a classroom."<p><b>1. Contrary to every mother's belief, you won’t even feel sick if you eat gelato for every meal.</b> Or pizza. Or crepes. Or empanadas. Or anything in the top, bad-for-you section of the food pyramid. We’re …

5 New Travel Startups to Watch This Week

Our wish for 2014 is that startups stop wasting time trying to become the Facebook of travel and creating planning tools that only complicate the …

Ten great cycling routes: from day-trips to long-distance adventures

Wind in your hair, landscapes whipping by, cruising through peaceful forests: embracing the outdoors on two wheels is one of the healthiest and most enjoyable ways to get around. Here’s our round-up of great cycling routes which offer something for everyone, from multi-day adventures to relaxing …

Top 5 alternative New Zealand road trips

<i>Who can resist the urge to hit the open (and almost empty) road in New Zealand? Certainly not us...but don't forget that the country has urban adventures aplenty, too. Check out our selection of lesser known (but no less wonderful) road trips, then head over to BBC Travel to find out about the</i> …

Mini guide to Georgian Bath

Celebrate the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice in Bath, an English city whose architecture is as romantic as the works of its most famous resident.<p>Sophisticated and stately, Bath’s streets are lined with the finest Georgian architecture. What better time to visit and feel part …