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11 Day Trips You Should Take From Madrid

Crystal Palace at Retiro Park, Madrid/Oyster With its many extravagant festivals, pleasant climate year-round, and refreshing work-to-live attitude, Spain took home the title of third most-visited country in the world last year. This is nothing new, though. For the past few years, the country has been breaking its own records in tourism, and between its…

The Ultimate Guide to the Regions of France

Oyster.com/Hostellerie le Marechal On the other side of the Atlantic, we tend to think of France as a vaguely star-shaped country with Paris as a dot somewhere toward the middle of the top half. Maybe we’re vaguely aware of the regions of France with names that match our favorite wines: Champagne? Bordeaux? Pinot Noir? OK,…

8 Destinations Famous for Their Mythical Creatures

With the recent release of “The Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” on DVD, we got to thinking about, well, fantastic beasts, such as Bigfoot and the Loch Ness Monster. Over the years, other cryptids have gained notoriety around the world, despite lurking in trees, under waves, or behind boulders. With that in mind,…

The World’s 10 Best Places to Retire

Whether you’re just three years into your post-grad life or nearing 59.5 years (the age when you can start withdrawing 401k savings without penalties), you may be fantasizing about where you’ll retire. Sure, you’ve heard of Florida, but there are retirement-worthy spots throughout the world that deliver much more than Boca Raton. We’ve rounded up…

Oyster.com Editors Share the Places They Never Meant to Go (But Are Glad They Did)

Sometimes the best part of a trip isn’t the list of attractions on an itinerary you painstakingly planned, but the happy accidents that you stumble upon along the way. Whether it’s a fortuitous detour that leads to a hidden treasure, a serendipitous run-in with a particularly friendly local, or a travel disaster-turned-unforgettable vacation, it’s the…