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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…

The 9 Most Amazing, Surprisingly Affordable Beach Destinations

Sometimes, you just need a beach getaway. Unfortunately, you also often need a thick wallet to enjoy one properly. But before you convince yourself that you simply don’t have the cash for a vacation to fill-in-the-blank, take a look at our list of nine amazing beach destinations — that are surprisingly affordable.

7 European Places That Are Warm in December

Europe isn’t usually our first thought when we’re planning a December trip. The Caribbean, Asia, and really the whole Southern hemisphere usually come to mind first — and for good reason. They are, on the whole, much warmer in the winter months. But there are some European destinations that avoid winter’s chill. Just look to…

Porto vs. Lisbon: Which One Should You Choose to Visit?

Costa do Castelo, Lisbon Often overlooked in favor of Europe’s more well-worn destinations, Porto and Lisbon, two of Portugal’s most popular cities, are starting to land on American travelers’ radars. Here, you’ll find stunning old buildings in (some in beautiful decay), cobblestone streets winding up hills, fresh food, pretty beaches, and affordable prices all topped…

The 7 Best European Vacations for $1,500 or Less

It’s true, a European vacation isn’t a budget-conscious traveler’s dream. From higher exchange rates to often expensive hotels, costs can add up quickly. However, there are insider tips, secret destinations, and strategies that you can employ to put your dream trip to Europe closer at hand. We’ve covered almost every corner of Europe over the…

Nude Beaches: Europe vs. the Caribbean

No matter your reason for visiting a nude beach — avoiding tan lines, embracing your curiosity, or a living as a naturist — selecting the right destination depends on a variety of factors. To help narrow things down a little, we’ve pitted Europe (a continent with a famously liberal stance on nudity on beaches) against…

Portugal Itinerary: The Perfect 10 Days

Portugal has noticeably emerged from Spain’s shadow, drawing visitors with its vibrant cities, quaint coastal towns, scenic coastline, and stunning architecture. Located on the southwestern portion of the Iberian Peninsula, bordering the Atlantic Ocean to the west and south, the country has also been gifted a mild climate that makes for enjoyable visits year-round. Below,…

The Most Underrated Cruise Destinations Around the World

Viking Orion/Oyster The Caribbean. The Mediterranean. Repeat. It’s easy to get in a rut when cruising, but there are so many more destinations waiting to be discovered by sea. Broaden your horizons with this list of the most underrated cruise destinations around the globe. Which itinerary will you book next?

12 Amazing Hotel Balconies Around the World

Local minibars, Bluetooth speakers, and bespoke toiletries. More and more, hotels are stocking their guest rooms with upscale and state-of-the-art amenities as a way to draw bookings. But for many travelers, there’s one feature that trumps pillow menus, LCD TVs, and all the rest: a balcony. After all, does anything beat watching the sun rise…

The 9 Best Cheap Honeymoon Destinations in Europe

Dreaming about honeymooning in Europe may conjure images of Santorini suites with private plunge pools, or swish beachside hotels in Cannes, but these vacations are undeniably pricey. For couples on a stricter budget, there’s no need to sacrifice a gorgeous European getaway. Below, we’ve found nine locales that offer plenty of European charm, delectable cuisine,…