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Four More Ferry Companies are Poised to Sail to Cuba

Traveling to Cuba is about to get even easier. On the tail end of CubaKat and United Americas Shipping Services’ announcement that they will pursue …

Cuba Travel Now Within Reach

Restrictions on travel to Cuba have continued to loosen since <b>President Obama</b> first announced, in December 2014, that the U.S. would be restoring …

Cuba

10 Secrets to Ultra-Cheap Travel

<i>(Photo: Woman with Elbows on Overflowing Suitcase via Shutterstock)</i><p>Seasoned budget travelers aren't "cheap" in the traditional sense of the word -- they're just good at stretching every dollar. Here are 10 secrets every budget traveler should know about seeing the world on the cheap without …

8 Gorgeous Spring Getaways Near NYC to Book Now

This will-it-ever-end winter has us all more than a little bit eager for spring to arrive. And spring is <i>almost</i> here. That morning will come when you don't hear the clanking heaters or shovels scraping the snow off the sidewalks and you'll know it's time to pack a bag for your weekend escape to one …

New England

How to Make the Switch from iPhone to Android

While Apple released a new operating system and two new phones in 2013, you may still not be impressed enough to stay with your iPhone. But what …

Australia's Hidden Gem: Rottnest Island

It's pretty easy to find yourself jealous of Australians when you find places like Rottnest Island.<p>Letting your mind wander to beautiful sunny beaches with attractive men surfing and saying "G'day mate" could become something of a hobby. Especially when you find a gem of a place like Rottnest …

The Un-Cool Airbnb Rival That's Raising Money for Vacation Rentals

Vacation rental-listing website AlwaysOnVacation is raising new money to continue helping folks relax (or attempt to).<p>We spotted a U.S. Securities …

Perfect Paradise: Phuket

This December marks the tenth anniversary of the devastating tsunami that struck Southeast Asia. But <b>Phuket</b>, Thailand’s largest island, refuses to be defined by the tragedy. On a recent visit there, I discovered what makes this beach retreat so special and why, a decade after enduring one of the …

15 Ways to Feel Lighter By The End of Today

Get ready to fit into those skinny jeans...<p><i>By Leta Shy for POPSUGAR Fitness</i><p>Slimming down takes time and dedication, but a few quick tricks can help you feel a little bit lighter in just one day. Read on to feel less bloated and puffy—and get a flatter belly—by the end of today!<p><b>In The</b> …

Fitness

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Six More Tips for Visiting New York City

New York City recently released a set of official tips for visitors with an eye to the many annoyances that can sour a Manhattan trip.<p>Last summer I proffered a few simple tips for tourists visiting New York City—and got an incredible reaction from readers. Some thought my advice was desperately …

9/11 Museum Tickets Go On Sale Today

Tickets go on sale today for the long-awaited 9/11 Memorial Museum, which will open to the public on May 21.<p>Tickets go on sale today for the long-awaited 9/11 Memorial Museum, which will open to the public on May 21.<p>The museum's main exhibition will be "In Memoriam," which uses personal artifacts, …

Best New Hotels 2017 | Hot List - Condé Nast Traveler

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Secret O’ahu: sights only the locals know about

Most people think of O’ahu strictly as a beach vacation interspersed with hiking and awash with cocktails. But what they don't realise is that there is a lot going on that has nothing to do with the island’s sandy beaches, flip-flopped feet, or the big, sugary, impossibly coloured drinks of …

A brunch-lover’s guide to New York City

Ahh, brunch. One part omelette, two parts mimosa, three parts coffee – life’s sweet distraction when the workweek is nigh. Though not a uniquely New York 'thing' <i>per se</i>, there’s no other city that takes its breakfast-lunch combustion quite as seriously as the Big Apple and every visitor should take …

New York City's top shopping strips

<i>This is an excerpt from the Shopping chapter of Lonely Planet's</i> <i>New York City</i> <i>guide.</i><p>To the question ‘Where do I shop?’, NYC answers ‘How much you got?’ Well-funded shoppers head to Midtown’s Fifth Ave and the Upper East Side’s Madison Ave. SoHo has high-end boutiques stocking the wares of …

Nell Freudenberger’s Brooklyn

<b>Brooklyn</b> is known for all the writers who live here: You can find them frowning at their laptops in their neighborhood cafes, donning their noise-canceling headphones to block out the clamor of the only other comparably populous group–children under five. As luck would have it, my Brooklyn lies at …

Why We Love Honolulu Hawaii

Honolulu, Hawaii<p>Honolulu, the capital of the Hawaiian Islands, is located on the island of Oahu. There are many beautiful places to visit in Honolulu …

Top 5 spots where Hawaiians unwind in Honolulu

<i>ClickTap any marker to see more information.</i><p>1. Portlock Point<p>David Chatsuthiphan<p>“One of my favourite places to take out-of-towners is Portlock, out by Hawaii Kai. It’s a surf spot where the waves break along the cliff. You can sit on the cliff and literally reach out and give the surfer a high-five …

How to piss off someone from New York City

What pisses off a New Yorker? One word: Everything.<p>We’re a surly breed struggling to live in the greatest city in the world. And don’t even try to …

Times Square

24 free things to do in San Francisco

Contrary to what you might expect from such a well known, tourist-heavy city, San Francisco quietly delivers a lot for the money. Many of its hotels offer comfort and location for a third of the cost of a comparable New York or London hotel; public transit is part of the fun (cheaper Market Street …

This Epic California Timelapse Is Pure Sun-Drenched Seduction

From sweeping desert vistas to staggering mountain views, California contains some of the most insanely beautiful sights in America. There are canyons to explore, salt flats to marvel over, and some of the most amazing views of the stars available... and this timelapse captures them perfectly.<p>With …

Why every woman should check out the Women’s Travel Fest

MARCH 8, 2014 is set to be the first ever Women’s Travel Fest, an entire conference dedicated to the topic of women and travel. I’m super excited to …

Insider’s Guide to California’s Central Coast

U.S. Highway 101 stretches 300 miles between San Francisco and Santa Barbara, roughly tracing a footpath of 1760s Spanish explorers and connecting the 21 missions they founded. You’ll want at least three days to do the region justice.<p><b>Here’s some insider intel to help you navigate this fertile</b> …

The Secret To Getting More Volume in Your Ponytail

When you want to give your ponytail a boost, sometimes it takes more than just teasing. Whether your hair is too long and heavy or so fine that it …

Hair

14 Vintage NYC Restaurants, Bars and Cafes

The restaurants that our grandparents told us about are getting replaced weekly. The last automats in New York have long since closed down. And …

Road Trip: Los Angeles

Explore the back roads and ocean drives of Los Angeles and beyond.<p>Los Angeles is far too sprawling a metropolis to visit like a traditional city, and its notorious traffic can make even short distances seem oceans apart. (Remember “Carmageddon”? Last July, a planned weekend shutdown of a ten-mile …

California