When kids can get their lessons from the Internet, what's left for classroom instructors to do? Whenever a college student asks me, a veteran high-school English educator, about the prospects of becoming
Call it the year of the bucket list. A strong dollar in destinations around the world is making this an amazing time to go farther and do more for much, much less in 2015. (Photo: Peter Zelei/Getty Images)
Right now, the euro's value is low, and airfare is primed to fall -- aka we fully intend to make the most of this excellent time for a European vacation. And once we get there, the other great part is
Offering deals on everything from cruises to rental cars, wholesale retail clubs are quickly becoming a one-stop shop for members' travel needs. So why should non-members care? Roderick Eime / Flickr you've
Beverly Brooks shed 40 percent of her starting weight after she found the right motivation. Before: 206 pounds After: 126 pounds The LifestyleIn the fifth grade, my dad died, so I turned to food to cope.
I've been missing Maui a lot lately. Like a lot, lot. From the simplicity of lazing around being a beach bum to the incredible beauty of Hawaii's second largest island, nostalgia is definitely an understatement.
When you've reached the point of needing a true escape, these nine unplugged tropical retreats are just the spots to escape to. -- Alex Creange, Oyster.com Strawberry Hill, Jamaica Nestled among the steep,
You won't find a more kid-friendly resort on the island of Turks and Caicos than Beaches. With 10 pools, a beautiful beach, a water park, an Xbox Games Garage, a Sesame Street kids' camp, and even a DJ-spinning
There are few places in the world that have the incredibly varying landscapes that Kenya has, which is what makes this small, yet breathtaking country such a magical place to visit. There are few places
From finding the best private swimming holes to partying at summer festivals like Burning Man, here are the best things to do in the U.S. this summer. Did we miss one of your favorite things to do in U.S.
The period of reprieve from the rain, lasting only a few weeks, can occur sometime between July and August -- a time when prices at the hotels and resorts can be as much as half off the cost of staying
We've never had such a good excuse to ditch the real world. We always thought our living-on-an-island dreams would stay forever plunked on a Pinterest board, but now, there's reason to believe that actually
A: On June 22, the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) named the Okavango Delta in Botswana the 1,000th site on its World Heritage List. The list spotlights the most
Known for delicious beignets, soulful tunes and lavish parades, New Orleans certainly lives up to its reputation. With bars open from morning till noon, the party literally never stops. But don’t forget,
Travel Reduce your impact on the planet, support local economies, and protect wildlife. The United Nations designated 2017 the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development—an opportunity raise
Check out 10 of the most amazing cabins and hotels within parks like Yellowstone, Yosemite, and the Grand Canyon. by Kristin Conard, CNTraveler.com In 1864, with Abe Lincoln's endorsement of the Yosemite
The beach volleyball matches we’re used to watching at the Olympics are often played far from the ocean, on man-made courts surrounded by stadium seating (in the case of the 2012 London Games, approximately
Anybody visiting a city from which both J.R.R. Tolkien and Ozzy Osbourne sprang should be prepared for a dose of cognitive dissonance, and Birmingham (or "Brum," as it's affectionately known in the U.K.)
In the middle of the Mediterranean, there is a lush utopia of chaos and charm that I like to call my secret escape In the middle of the Mediterranean, there is a lush utopia of chaos and charm that I to
Food and travel go together like planes and airports. No matter where you go you'll have little trouble finding at least one culinary experience that will help you understand the local culture. In some