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The Best Itinerary for the Amalfi Coast

Pictures can’t do it justice, but photos of the magnificent cliffside towns along the Tyrrhenian Sea that make up the Amalfi Coast are enough to inspire millions of tourists to visit each year. Spanning the coast from Positano to Vietri sul Mare, the Amalfi Coast is 34 miles (55 kilometers) long, and would take about…

The Best Itinerary for Madrid

To put it bluntly, Madrid is a stunner. It’s not that we don’t hear the criticism out there — summers are too hot, they say; there’s no beach. However, the charm here runs deep and lasts around the clock. There’s something perpetually alluring about the Spanish capital, and it has an almost limitless amount of…

The Best Itinerary for Barcelona

{ImageMarkup https://images.oyster.com/photos/cathedral-of-barcelona–v5301114} To say that Barcelona, a city that boasts gorgeous beaches, abundant sunshine, vibrant local culture, a delectable foodie scene, and a relaxed pace, has it all might be one of travel’s biggest cliches and one of its biggest understatements. From Antoni Gaudi’s mind-blowing modernist buildings to the atmosphere of the Barri Gotic and…

The Best Itinerary for Mexico City

We aren’t breaking any ground when we tell you that Mexico City is one of the world’s coolest, most vibrant, creative, and energetic cities. It’s home to some legendary food and the art scene here arguably rivals New York or London. The sprawling metropolis is made up of several hundred colonias (neighborhoods), and the population…

How to Spend the Perfect Mother-Daughter Weekend in NYC

Looking to bond with your mom or your daughter? No matter what age you are, a mother-daughter weekend getaway to New York City is sure to be a big hit, with food, shopping, and entertainment galore. The question is, with so many things to do, how do you possibly plan an itinerary? We’ve got you…

The Best Itinerary for Italy

Art buffs, architecture lovers, and pizza fans all have good reasons to spend a week in Italy, a country that has lots to see, admire, and eat. However, trying to spin through the Boot’s greatest hits, including the Vatican, Uffizi Gallery, and Venice canals, can be tough in seven days. That’s not to say it…

The Best Iceland Itinerary

Frost and Fire Hotel If it seems like everyone and their mom has been to Iceland these days, that’s because they have. And for good reason. From the country’s picture-perfect landscapes, ethereal lava fields and geothermal natural hot springs, roadside waterfalls and gushing geysers, Iceland is well deserving of its proverbial “hot spot” title. Even…

The Best Itinerary for Thailand

Thailand, arguably the most traveler-friendly country in southeast Asia, offers great food, gorgeous beaches, and tons of cultural opportunities. While travelers could easily spend months exploring the “Land of Smiles,” most people don’t have quite as much vacation time to do just that. However, even if you only have a week to explore the country,…

The Best Itinerary for Costa Rica

Though it’s hardly a secret these days, there’s something about Costa Rica that exudes a certain cool factor. Maybe it’s the laid-back surfer and yogi scene drawing expats from around the world or the local pura vida way of life. Or, perhaps it’s the eco-friendly rustic charm, the exotic birds and wildlife, the ruggedly beautiful…

How to Spend a Long Weekend in Martinique

The sun sets at Anse Couleuvre in Martinique. Courtesy of Ryan Smith If you’ve always wanted to have a jet-setting holiday in the south of France, but aren’t uber wealthy or a celebrity (yet), the tiny French Caribbean island of Martinique could be the perfect escape for you. Amazing fare sales have increased the island’s…