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Top 7 Punta Cana All-Inclusive Resorts With Water Parks

Family-friendly fun is never hard to find in Punta Cana, where no less than 75 all-inclusive resorts (by Oyster’s count) promise easy access to awesome beaches for swimming and snorkeling and pools that seem to go on forever. These seven Punta Cana all-inclusive resorts with water parks take their kid-friendliness to the next level, offering…

Bali Tips: 7 Scams to Avoid in Bali

Bali is known for its beautiful temples, breathtaking rice terraces, and beaches, but like all travel destinations, there are opportunities for missteps. Whether you’re hoping to visit the sacred Pura Besakih temple or go surfing in Bali, there are some tips you should know ahead of time. To ensure you don’t fall prey to a…

When to Check a Bag vs. Carry It On

To check or not to check a bag – that is the question. While both sides have staunch supporters, there are pros and cons for each. No matter which you actually prefer, it doesn’t change the fact there are rules — weight limits, size limits, and fare restrictions — that will ultimately dictate what you’ll have…

17 Rookie Mistakes to Avoid on Your Rome Vacation

Rome, Italy Rome just might be one of our favorite cities in Europe. However, for all of its bucket-list sights and mouthwatering food, the Eternal City can take some savvy to master. You’ll need to distinguish between must-do things and what deserves a pass, as well as adjust to some local quirks. Luckily, we’ve spent…

10 Things to Know Before Your Jersey Shore Vacation

With 130 miles of coastline, the Jersey Shore is filled with stunning beaches, cute towns, and an enticing sense of nostalgia, so forget its namesake MTV series and prepare to be won over. From where to get the best ice cream to the best boardwalk activity for you, here are 10 things to know before…

7 Reasons to Visit Napa Instead of Tuscany for a Wine Trip

The Italian region of Tuscany sits atop many travel bucket lists due to its historic cities, bucolic countryside, renowned wine, and world-class art collections. Meanwhile, the United States’ premier wine region — Napa Valley, California — has become increasingly popular with winos and foodies, but is often viewed as a weekend getaway rather than an…