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9 Remote Thailand Resorts for When You Want to Get Lost

Overflowing inbox? Hectic rush-hour commute? Never-ending to do list? Sometimes, we just have to abandon our humdrum routines and disappear far, far away. Sure, some vacations are designed for socializing in constantly clamoring cities, but others are all about luxuriating in a secluded, peaceful landscape. Far from Phuket’s frenetic nightlife and Bangkok’s bustling streets, these…

A Cheat Sheet to the Best Sicilian Islands

Beach at Hotel i Dammusi di Borgo Cala Creta, Sicily The three seas surrounding Sicily are dotted with volcanic islands and minor isles — many of which are major attractions for tourists visiting the region. But as any seasoned traveler to Sicily can tell you, getting around this part of the world is no easy…

The 6 Best Secret Beach Towns in Croatia

Once you give in and book a trip to beautiful Croatia, knowing exactly where to go is vital for curating the perfect beach vacation. Croatia’s popularity has skyrocketed over the years, pushing travelers farther from crowded Dubrovnik and toward surrounding areas and even to the coast of Istria, the country’s northern peninsula. We recommend breaking…

Sicily or Sardinia: Which Is a Better Vacation Spot for You?

Centro Vacanze Isuledda in Sardinia Sicily and Sardinia are the two largest islands in the Mediterranean, in that order. Both are part of Italy, and both are popular vacation destinations for mainland Italians and international travelers wanting beautiful beaches, delicious food and wine, charming small towns, archeological sites, and warm sunshine. However, for all their…

The 15 Best Luxury All-Inclusive Resorts on the Beach in the Caribbean

There are three words that we love to see together: luxury, all-inclusive, and beach. It’s even better when they’re describing a picture-perfect resort in the Caribbean. We set out to find the best of the best when it comes to luxurious all-inclusive resorts along the beach in the Caribbean. From Montego Bay to St. Lucia,…

The 10 Best Beaches in Croatia

Croatia is easily one of the most beautiful countries in Europe, thanks in large part to its spectacular location along the Adriatic Sea. With 1,104 miles of coastline — plus more than 1,200 islands and islets — there are plenty of beaches to visit, from large stretches of sand situated next to ancient walled cities…

The 11 Best Beach Towns in Italy

Beach at Grand Hotel Corallaro, Sardinia When you close your eyes and dream of Italy, what do you see? The massive Colosseum in Rome? The iconic marble David in Florence? Gondolas winding down the canals of Venice? Perhaps beaches don’t even hit your top 10, but Italy’s nearly 5,000 miles of coastline contain some of…

The Best Beaches in Sicily

One of the largest islands in Europe, Sicily is straddled by the sparkling Tyrrhenian, Ionian, and Mediterranean seas — so gorgeous beaches are never too far off. The top beaches in mainland Sicily range from surprisingly under-the-radar arcadias to famous watering holes surging with locals and out-of-towners during the high season, but all share a…

6 of the Most Dangerous Beaches in the U.S. (and Where to Go Instead)

North Myrtle Beach Nothing says vacation quite like the beach. However, while frolicking in the water, we don’t always think about the dangers associated with many stretches of sand and sea. Although the majority of beaches in the U.S. are safe, especially the guarded spots (in 2017, there were 17 deaths by drowning on guarded…

6 Secret Beach Towns in Spain

Spain continues to be one of the world’s top vacation destinations, meaning it is increasingly difficult to find that elusive, uncrowded spot away from the tourists. However, if you know where to look, you can still discover plenty of lovely beach towns that are tucked away and unspoiled by the annual influx of visitors. That’s…