Wandering Chicken: Travel

By Todd Merriman | And I, I took the road less traveled by, and that has been the crux of the problem.

20 Trip Ideas From the Accidental Wes Anderson Subreddit

A Wes Anderson movie is a portal to an alternate universe — a world where The Kinks play on repeat, the clothing is vintage and the tableau is oddly …

Wes Anderson

The Most Scenic Train Trips in the Alps

The speed with which planes allow us to traverse the world is pretty impressive, but when it comes to taking the scenic route, trains have it down. …

Trains

7 Stunning Natural Wonders in Asia

You are probably going to want to add some of these to your bucket list.<p>Encompassing a wide variety of countries and cultures, Asia has no shortage of cities to visit and exciting foods to discover. But the continent is also packed with dramatic natural sights, some a little more remarkable than …

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6 Off-Beat Places You Need To Visit in Norway

By Charli MooreW<b>hile the country has plenty to offer, for those keen to stay off the well-trodden tourist trail my pick of seven off-beat places you</b> …

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9 luxurious fall escapes

<b>(CNN) —</b> Upon arrival at the Old Edwards Inn in North Carolina, you'll be greeted with a complimentary glass of champagne.<p>If you're tired from your travels, you can take it to your room, linger in the rainfall shower before you step onto the bathroom's heated marble floors and into a plush robe. But …

Colorado

11 Trips That Will Actually Change Your Life Forever

Sometimes you have to go on the right journey at the right time: a road trip after a break up, a honeymoon (even, a divorce – WHY NOT?), or a …

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The Best Beaches in Asia

Asia’s beaches are some of the most widely visited (and most beautiful) in the world. The combination of white sand, turquoise water, and stunning …

Beaches

8 Best Road Trips Through Colorado

Colorado has it all when it comes to spectacular scenery, and these road trips will allow you to experience some of the best it has to offer. Get …

Road Trips

7 Bucket-List Drives You Have to Take in Your Lifetime

When you're traveling, driving offers a chance to slow down and let everything you've experienced up to that point sink in. And then there are the …

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The remote ranch at the bottom of the world

Estancia Harberton in Argentina's Tierra del Fuego offers travellers a striking insight into life at the end of the world.<p>Ushuaia, the southernmost city on Earth, is filled with signs proclaiming ‘El fin del mundo’ (The end of the world). The slogan adorns hotels, restaurants and shops, a local …

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Epic Trails Across the Globe

Tired of the same old trails? Go outside your comfort-zone (and, perhaps, your country) to one of these inspiring destinations.

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The remote ranch at the bottom of the world

Estancia Harberton in Argentina's Tierra del Fuego offers travellers a striking insight into life at the end of the world.<p>Ushuaia, the southernmost city on Earth, is filled with signs proclaiming ‘El fin del mundo’ (The end of the world). The slogan adorns hotels, restaurants and shops, a local …

South America

Europe’s 8 Most Remote Hotels

Want to go to Europe but aren’t interested in enduring crowded city streets? These incredibly remote hotels offer the chance to become immersed in …

19 Incredible Places You Never Knew Existed in Europe

It's Europe day, so what better way is there to celebrate this incredible continent than by discovering it's hidden gems.

Open road adventures: six epic drives of the world

From cruising sun-kissed coastal routes or motoring through dramatic mountain passes to hanging on to the dashboard around super-tight hairpin bends, one thing is for certain: the allure of the open road is irresistible!<p>Nothing beats the freedom road-tripping affords, nor its versatility. …

Road Trips

It's Illegal to Visit These 11 Places in the World, and Here's Why

3. Surtsey (Icelandic island)<p>4. Svalbard Global Seed Vault (Norway)<p>5. North Sentinel Island (Andaman Islands)…<p>6. Area 51 (Nevada, USA)…<p>7. Chapel of …

The Most Beautiful Places in Chile

Tucked between the Andes and the Pacific Ocean, Chile is a long, narrow country known for its pristine landscapes. Its unusual shape means you can find startlingly diverse climates and topographies as you travel its length: the world's driest desert in the north; the massive glaciers of Patagonia …

South America

Island-hopping through Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia

With 17,000-plus isles to choose from, planning an Indonesian island-hopping adventure can feel overwhelming. If you’re beginning – but not wanting to end – your adventure on Bali, the Nusa Tenggara archipelago to the east is an excellent place to start. Bouncing between ferries and buses, you'll …

Indonesia

Three of the World’s Coolest Hut Systems

The United States’ relative youth makes it a good place to recreate. We’ve faced true development (roads, permanent structures, and the like) for …

10 Underrated East Coast Getaways

Forget the biggies like Boston, NYC, and Washington D.C. for a second. Pristine Atlantic coasts, small but <i>fierce</i> culinary scenes, and quaint boutique …

Travel

Epic Road Trips to Experience in Australia

I love road trips. To be honest, it’s my favorite way of travel. First, you can pack what you want and not worry too much about weight. Second, you …

Strolling the ancient hillforts of southern England

Our writer gets a vivid picture of prehistoric times on a walk in the Wiltshire Downs: one of 4,000 iron age sites across Britain and Ireland mapped on a new website<p>They stand in a clear line along the Wiltshire Downs facing north: perhaps facing an enemy whose identity we do not know. In the …

Iron Age

This Off-the-Grid Getaway Will Steal Your Heart

This year, photographer Jessie Brinkman Evans has practically lived at the airport. She’s traveled throughout Canada, California, Iceland, and …

Most Beautiful Black Sand Beaches in the World

You can find beaches in almost every color of the rainbow, from pristine white sands to chic pink shores. But there's something particularly breathtaking about black sand beaches. Typically formed by volcanic minerals and lava fragments, you're most likely to find these jet-black sites on volcanic …

Beaches

Experience the Magic of Hana

Travel<p>How to Plan a Family Trip to Hawaii<p>Travel<p>Essential Guide to Hawaii’s Big Island<p>Travel<p>10 All-to-Yourself Islands<p>Travel<p>Top 32 Island …

Thailand’s lesser-known islands: A definitive guide

<b>In 2016, Thailand saw a whopping 32 million tourists flock to its island-studded shores. But Australian travel writer and Thailand aficionado John</b> …

Cousteau country: scuba diving in Papua New Guinea

With a new film about Jacques Cousteau to be released, the Walindi Plantation Resort, the dive centre and institute he inspired, is still the first word in marine conservation. Plus: 5 more Cousteau divespots<p>The moments before a dive are often awkward. I waddle across the stern of the boat, laden …

Scuba Diving

Madagascar: an island unlike any other

Lying in the Indian Ocean off the southeast coast of Africa, the island of Madagascar has evolved in splendid isolation for more than 80 million years; the result is a unique and startling world full of upside-down trees, stone forests and, of course, lemurs.<p>Join us on a journey through a …

Nature