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10 Travel Tips We Never Follow

We give travel advice all the time -- and we hope you follow some of it. But there are plenty of recommendations that we hear all the time but often choose to ignore. Here are 10 tips we disregard when we're on the road.<p><b>Wear a Fanny Pack</b><p>Fanny-pack wearers will fervently defend their hands-free …

Kidnapped and Gagged in Rome--Then Rescued

The most horrible thing happened to me while doing my work in Rome. An evil man pretending to be me did all sorts of wicked things. It's a long story...kind of a nightmare. But thankfully, three young and courageous girls -- forces for cuisine justice -- rescued me, and everything turned out OK. …

35 Disney Vacation Tips: An Infographic

Disney World is a lot of things, but <i>cheap</i>? You're dreaming if you think you can bring a "tight budget" with you to the theme park. Well, dream on... and see how far you can stretch your dollar at Disney World's Magic Kingdom theme park!<p>This fun and insanely insightful infographic includes tips like:<p>…

The Best of South Africa: Family Style

South Africa has received its fair share of ink in recent years due to Nelson Mandela’s health, the Oscar Pistorius murder case, and the 2010 World Cup. It’s also grabbed the attention of more and more travelers, making what’s happening there that much more newsworthy.<p>As a result of the increase in …

France's 10 Most Enchanting Towns

It's no surprise that France has long held the title as the world's most-visited country. From the artistic legacy of Paris and the glamour of the Riviera to the legendary cuisine of Provence, France's historic and cultural treasures have made it a perennial favorite among international travelers. …