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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…

9 Amazing Cycling Tours Around the World

There are a plenty of reasons why exploring a place on two wheels can enhance any trip. Cycling allows you to travel at your own pace, create your own itinerary, venture off the beaten path, and engage with your destination on a deeper level. The options are bountiful, whether you’re looking to cruise along the…

10 Destinations Worth Your Full Two-Week Vacation

Doling out your vacation days can be tough. Whether you live in the United States, where companies don’t legally have to give workers any paid-vacation days, or in the European Union, which by law has to give employees at least four work weeks of paid vacation, chances are you’re often thinking about how you’ll use…

11 Rookie Mistakes to Avoid in Cinque Terre

Cinque Terre, comprising five villages, is known around the world for its stunning scenery and epic hiking. In the last 20 years or so, Monterosso al Mare, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola, and Riomaggiore have morphed from sleepy fishing villages built into the cliffs overlooking the Ligurian Sea to some of the most popular tourist destinations in…

14 Secrets of Vatican City, Revealed

You’re aware that Vatican City is home to the Pope and serves as the Roman Catholic Church’s HQ. You’ve even heard about the Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica. Plus, you religiously watch “The Young Pope,” starring Jude Law. So you know pretty much everything there is to know about the place, right? Wrong. For…

How to Spend a Week in Italy on Less Than $1,500

Italy isn’t typically thought of as a bargain travel destination — hotels can be pricey for much of the year, and meals will often put a bigger dent in your wallet than notoriously budget-friendly destinations like Spain and Portugal. However, knowing some tricks can help your dollar stretch further. These include opting for shoulder-season travel,…

The 12 Best Hotels on the Amalfi Coast Right Now

Italy’s Amalfi Coast has long attracted tourists with its breathtaking cliffs, colorful buildings dotting the hills, and charming town centers. Throughout the popular towns and smaller villages are excellent hotels that offer quintessential Italian getaways alongside jaw-dropping sea views. We’ve explored this famous destination from top to bottom and found the best hotels along the…