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Day 1: Stanley Park, seafood, and Vancouver nightlife

The usual Vancouver travel hype focuses on spectacular vistas and North America’s best Asian cuisine. We agree. But that’s not the whole story.<p>In …

26 Books To Inspire Your Next Epic Summer Road Trip

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Here's the Sicily you haven't seen (but really should)

As our car hurtled over a dirt road along a coastline rugged with limestone, jagged with mountains and spotted by mahogany-brown cows, I felt glad I was with a local.<p>Erice overlooks the coast town of Trapani. (Getty Images/iStockphoto)<p>Not just because my friend knew, like any born-and-bred …

Top Five Sicily Beaches

Any vacation to the island of Sicily should include a day or two at one of its many beaches. With miles of coastline, Sicily's beaches are clean and …

Giorgio Locatelli's Sicily

Ancient Roman bikinis, Arabic couscous and the world’s best ice-cream … The Italian chef tells of his soft spot for Sicily<p><b>Sicily is the most exotic place in Europe.</b> It was the most important piece of land in the Mediterranean for thousands of years and lots of Greek and Arabic influences remain.<p><b>I'm</b> …

Come on kids, we're going to Sicily – on the train

A short break by rail to Sicily, with two overnight trains, allows you to show the kids a real volcano, plus the sights of Paris and Rome along the way<p>The train journey from London to Catania in Sicily takes 28½ hours, which sounds wearisome. But split it into four sections, with two consecutive …

Sicily

Eternal crossroads of the Mediterranean, the gorgeous island of Sicily continues to seduce travellers with its dazzling diversity of landscapes and cultural treasures.

#WhySicily: 17 Reasons to Go to Sicily

Select Italy’s Team Reasons to Go to Sicily<p>Our team of travel experts and Italy lovers took part in our <b>#WhySicily</b> week, sharing their experiences and …

5 Spots With The Clearest Waters In The World

By: Gianni Jaccoma<p><i>Credit: Flickr/Marjan Lazarevski</i><p>How many times have you visited a beach or a lake, only to be tragically disappointed by the murkiness of the water? Sure, you could go for a swim in there if you <i>really</i> wanted, but there's no way of knowing if whatever brushed your leg was seaweed, …

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7 Underrated Cities in Italy You Have to Visit on Study Abroad

<b>A guide to some of Italy's beautiful hidden gems</b><p>By Nina Truong, Emory University.<p>When someone says "Italy", you immediately think of major cities like, Rome, Florence, Venice, and Milan. However, Italy has a lot more than these four major cities. Each city in Italy has very distinct architecture …

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20 Gorgeous Seaside Towns In Italy

Have you ever been to Rome in August and wondered where all the locals are? The truth is that they're likely in one of these towns, as Italians in major cities make a mass exodus toward the coast every summer. Many of the well-known beaches get crowded or too touristy, but this list also includes …

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Sardinia In Summer Is The Ultimate Place To Be

With vibrant towns, sandy beaches, gorgeous scenery, Sardinia is <b>the</b> place you must go in summer.<p>If you've yet to visit Italy's dreamiest island, it definitely should be added to your bucket list. Here's why...<p><b>1. Because "Costa Paradiso" truly deserves its name.</b><p>This spot on the northern coast of the …

37 Places You Need To Visit In Italy

While the food in Italy is reason enough to visit, the country is filled with famous works of art, exceptionally beautiful cities, and gorgeous lakes and mountains.<p>We compiled a list of 37 sites in Italy you should see at least once in your lifetime.<p>We included important classics like Rome's …

Going to Sicily? 10 things to know before your trip | CNN Travel

8 Alluring Italian Destinations That Will Change Your Life

For the twelfth year in a row, Select Italy has had the honor of being awarded Travel+Leisure’s prestigious A-List Travel Agent award. Since the …

How to Travel Italy by Train: It's Easy, We Promise

<i>At Walks of Italy, we’re passionate about enriching your travels. If you find our travel guides helpful, you’ll love our expert guided walking tours.</i> …

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The 11 Most Underrated Ski Resorts In America

Vail and Aspen may have the cachet that comes with being glamorous, high-end ski resorts, but they also have crowds and incredibly expensive hotels, restaurants, and lift tickets that can cost upwards of $800 per day.<p>But not all ski resorts are that expensive — or that pretentious.<p>We found the 11 …

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The 30 Best iPhone Apps to Download Now

Just pick up a new phone? Or simply have an afternoon to burn and want to download some toys? These are our must-have iPhone apps.<p>Whether you just picked up a new iPhone or you're looking for an app revamp, these 24 apps belong on your home screen. Including everything from music, navigation, …

50+ key takeaways and soundbites from the Festival of Marketing

<b>Last week, thousands of marketers attended our Festival of Marketing at the Tobacco Dock in London.</b><p>It was a two-day celebration of the modern …

Your Guide to Travel + Leisure on Flipboard

When “Camera and Travel” became “Travel + Leisure” in 1971, it combined the renowned photography of the former with the most experienced travel …

Exploring Mexico's Pacific and Caribbean coasts

When people think Mexico, many see golden sand, blue water and green palms. Hundreds of beaches fit this bill: some near-empty with a few palm-thatched eateries and cabañas; others busy urban beaches. Most of the best are on the Pacific or the Caribbean coasts.<p>Right, got your bathers and a …

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The Best Restaurants in Tulum

Typical winter foods just aren’t my thing. I respect the fervor with which fans baste their roasts, whip their potatoes, and twirl their pasta. When the weather turns cold, I think about one thing: <b>Tulum</b>.<p>This winter will be my fourth trip there, and each time I pull into this groovy Mexican beach …

The 10 Best Sculpture Parks

In woodlands and jungles, along coastlines, and on mountaintops, parks and trails have been created where you can enjoy nature and art together.<p><b>Here are our picks for the ten best sculpture parks in the world:</b><p><b>> North Mayo Sculpture Trail or Tír Sáile (Ireland)</b><p>The discovery of the most extensive …

10 Pinterest Boards That Will Help You Plan Your Next Vacation

Allow us to introduce you to some seriously beautiful travel inspiration boards.<p>When Pinterest introduced their map feature in November, our heads nearly burst with ways we could utilize this amazing new tool. So with summer vacation just around the corner, we scoured Pinterest to find the ten …

Category: PICTURE OF THE DAY

She hopes to turn them into a video collage for her daughter’s 18th birthday<p>NASA astronaut Robert Curbeam works on the exterior of the International …

Create a Photo Map to Remember Your Travels Around the World

Want a crafty way to show off your travel photos? Try creating a personalized photo map, with states, provinces, or countries in the map replaced …

Brazil World Cup 2014: travel guide for England fans

There are 12 World Cup stadiums across Brazil but today's announcement revealed that the England team will play its first matches in Manaus, Sao Paulo and Belo Horizonte.<p>The thousands of fans expected to travel to the contest will fly into either São Paulo or Rio de Janeiro and from there have to …

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