Shaney McCain

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Lisbon city guide: what to see plus the best bars, restaurants and hotels

Assemble a city-break destination from a wishlist of components and you get Lisbon: a wide glittering river, limpid skies, steep cobbled streets, palaces, churches (and a castle, of course), tiles in pink, mint and indigo, and cheap, fresh, grilled sardines to eat outside a <i>tasca</i> (bar) in the sun. …

European Travel

Green vacations: 10 places that don't cost the Earth

<b>(CNN) —</b> Travelers are more socially and environmentally conscious than ever, seeking to get away safe in the knowledge they've had minimal impact on the planet's resources.<p>With 2017 named as the United Nations' International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development, the spotlight is even more on …

Costa Rica

The Best Vegan Kale Caesar Salad

Instructions<p>Prepare the Caesar Dressing:<p>Add ingredients for the dressing to a small blender. Blend until completely smooth. Set aside until ready to …

How to Skip the Line at Notre Dame Cathedral

These tips will help you check out the famous Parisian cathedral, hassle-free.<p>While its nearby neighbor, the Eiffel Tower, might attract a few more visitors, Notre Dame, the medieval Catholic cathedral with a a fairy-tale inspiring history, has free admission—meaning huge crowds and long waits to …

France

This Seaside Town in England Is a Food Traveler's Dream

There's so much more than fish and chips.<p>Cornwall, you have to get lost—desperate and borderline panicky, ready to give up and go home—to let the food magic find you. You also have to cast aside your notions of what a restaurant should be. Because in this ocean-flanked southwestern tip of England, …

This Gorgeous Paradise Alone Is Worth the Trip to Thailand

Before we even begin to describe how gorgeous of a paradise Phi Phi Island is, let's get the pronunciation right: "pee-pee." You can imagine the …

My wife and I purchased 8 homes — here's our best advice for buying a house

A house is not just the biggest single purchase most people will ever make, it's generally many times more expensive than the next closest thing. Make a mistake, and you could end up facing serious money problems, a miserable living situation, or any number of other predicaments.<p>The good news is …

Real Estate

How to visit Scopello, Italy

SCOPELLO is a small town on the coast of Sicily. Like much of the rest of the Sicilian coast, it used to be a tuna fishery. Some of the fishing …

These full-time travelers are the masters of budget tourism

A risk considered only after the blog took off, after the pair tried juggling part-time jobs to earn extra. Same goes for their travel philosophy: It …

For Summer, Five Hot Destinations

There’s no slump this summer when it comes to travel: Several indicators show that United States residents are traveling more than they did in summer 2016.<p>At American Express Travel, a network primarily for leisure travelers, overall travel this summer is up 19 percent based on airfare bookings, …

On your next road trip north, break up the drive with these 5 leg-stretchers

Road trips make me antsy. As a hiker and runner, I build in as many stops as my buddies will tolerate on the northward drive from L.A. (destination: Morro Bay).<p>Here are five leg-stretchers that will break up the boredom.<p>Wendy Trail in Newbury Park<p>A 15-minute detour from U.S. 101 takes you into the …

1 Really Good Reason Why Female Millennials Are So Ready to Quit Their Jobs

Think you've got millennials figured out? Think again.<p>Oh millennials. The generation everyone loves to hate. We're lazy. We're entitled. We use the word "like" too much.<p>But at 75.4 million strong, we're now the largest generation, according to Pew Research Center. That's more than Baby Boomers. We, …