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NYC Hotel Rooms That Sleep Six or More

Manhattan is known for many wonderful things, but huge hotel rooms is not one of them. If you’re traveling with a big brood, you may have resigned yourself to the idea of having to cough up significant cash for multiple rooms, maybe floors apart. And what fun is that? We’re here to tell you it…

6 Luxury Hotels in Paris, and Their Cheaper (But Similar) Alternatives

Whether you’re a high roller after the best the city has to offer or looking to celebrate a special occasion in style, you can’t beat the appeal of a super luxurious hotel in Paris. However, when super luxe is financially out of reach, that doesn’t mean you have to scrap your plans — there’s almost…

The Best Bang-for-Your-Buck Day Passes to Caribbean Resorts

Whether you’re a cruiser or looking to experience an upscale beachfront property without the high room rates, day passes are popular options for visitors to Caribbean destinations. Travelers who purchase these tickets often get a full eight hours of access to a resort’s sandy beaches, relaxing pools, non-motorized water sports (such as kayaks and snorkel…

9 Hotels Around the World You Need to Know About Right Now

The hotel industry is constantly expanding. And therefore, our hotel coverage on Oyster.com is always growing to include new hotels that have just opened, iconic hotels that have been renovated to their original grandeur, and hotels in exotic, far-off destinations that we’ve just touched down in. Every week, dozens of hotels — with hundreds of…

6 Awesome Budget Alternatives to Capri

The Cassis Calanques by Akunamatata via Flickr With its stunning coves, fine dining restaurants and luxurious hotels, Capri is one of Europe’s most desirable vacation destinations — the only problem is the exorbitant price tag that often comes along with it. Fortunately, Europe is dotted with alluring destinations that are more budget-friendly than high-profile Capri.…

5 Amazing Budget Destinations in Europe

London’s Hyde Park When you’re planning a European vacation, paying for expensive airline tickets is almost always an unfortunate necessity. But once you’ve taken care of the flights, it’s time to make your money work for you — and there are plenty of destinations in Europe where you’ll be surprised at how far the dollar…

5 Awesome Budget Destinations in Asia

While it’s easy to deplete your savings vacationing in Asia — particularly if you opt for pricier destinations such as Japan or Singapore — it’s also easy enough to visit the world’s largest continent without spending too much money. South and Southeast Asia in particular offer some of the best destinations for traveling on a…

10 Luxury Hotels You Can Actually Stay in for Under $200/Night

Luxury: The word alone conjures an immediate barrage of decadent images like Italian marble bathrooms, sumptuous silk robes, on-call butlers, and infinity pools that touch the horizon. The word is also powerful enough to immediately remind most mortals that the trappings of the well-heeled are frequently far out of reach. With a little hotel-search savvy,…