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The Best Honeymoon Destinations Around the World

The earliest meaning of the term “honeymoon” supposedly stems from an old European custom in which newlyweds would consume great quantities of mead, a brew made from fermented honey and water. At the time, many cultures followed a lunar (“moon”) calendar, and during the first lunar month after the wedding, couples were to drink mead,…

How and What to Pack for Europe in the Spring

Ah, Europe in the spring! Gone are the gray skies and chilly temps of winter, and summer hasn’t brought its notorious crowds, heat waves, and price surges. We think spring is one of the best times to visit Europe, thanks to blooming gardens, warmer days, and lower hotel prices. That said, packing for Europe in…

Where to Travel in Europe in April

Whether you’re planning a family trip during spring break, a romantic getaway for two, or a solo trek, Europe in April is a great destination. Why? For starters, flights to Europe are cheaper than they will be in the height of the summer. That also means that Europe’s most famous destinations will be a lot…

10 Cheapest Destinations to Visit in Winter 2020, Ranked

Whether you want to escape the frigid weather or unwind after the holiday season, this upcoming winter is an opportune time to plan a getaway without breaking the bank. Many popular destinations hawk off-season deals on accommodations and flights, while others are just plain cheap. To stretch your travel budget, read on for our list…

The 10 Best Beaches in Sardinia (and Where to Stay Near Them)

The Italian island of Sardinia is home to beautiful beaches that resemble the stretches in the Caribbean or South Pacific more than its European neighbors. Seemingly countless bays and coves conceal secluded shores, while historic villages and ancient ruins dot the interior. Sardinia’s Mediterranean climate allows for a lengthy beach season, and with 1,150 miles…

8 Underrated Fall Destinations Around the World

Planning a fall getaway? While New England states such as Maine and Vermont may come to mind first, thanks to their stunning foliage, apple orchards, and pumpkin patches, there are plenty of places that make for a stellar visit in the fall months. Whether you’re looking for fall foliage, Oktoberfest celebrations, or simply an affordable…