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The 10 Fastest-Growing Luxury Destinations, From Virtuoso Travel Week

Colonia Del Sacramento, Uruguay Earlier this week I was in Las Vegas for the 31st-annual Virtuoso Travel Week. I stayed at the Bellagio Las Vegas (home of the world-famous fountains) and had a great time. The seven-day mega-event (which will ...

This Is Another Great Resource for Potential Cruisers

Each Friday, we feature a reader-submitted tip as our Travel Tip of the Day. This week’s tip comes from reader Stuart F., who added to this tip about cruise resources with another great cruise resource that he likes to use: the Berlitz guide to ...

How Long Does It Take To Transfer Capital One Miles?

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Eat, Pray, Love and India and the quest

Elizabeth Gilbert, author of Eat, Pray, Love, is returning to India Table of Contents Elizabeth Gilbert, author of Eat, Pray, Love, returns to visit India Elizabeth Gilbert, author of Eat, Pray, Love, travelled to India in 2004 as part of ...

How Much Does a Machu Picchu Trip Cost?

One of the seven wonders of the world and by most accounts the most popular tourist destination in South America for foreigners, Machu Picchu is on the list of almost every first-time visitor to Peru. If you look at Peru’s advertising campaigns ...

Know the Risk of Electric Shock Drowning Before Swimming

There are an ungodly number of things to worry about when you’re raising kids and they like swimming. One of them is electric shock drowning (ESD), as can result from an improperly installed pool light. A heartbreaking TODAY story from July shows ...

Chase Sapphire Preferred vs Capital One Venture Rewards Credit Card (2019)

This post contains references to products from one or more of our advertisers. We may receive compensation when you click on links to those products. For an explanation of our Advertising Disclosure, visit this page. Who wins the Chase Sapphire ...

Is There A Best Credit Cards Reddit?

This post contains references to products from one or more of our advertisers. We may receive compensation when you click on links to those products. For an explanation of our Advertising Disclosure, visit this page. Reddit can be a great ...

7 Best Airport Lounges in the World

Airport lounges vary wildly depending on a whole slew of factors. You could have a great lounge experience at one airport, then go to another lounge by the same airline at another airport, and the difference can be night and day. Similarly, major ...

Packing for Your Next Outdoor Adventure

The great outdoors offers an endless amount of opportunities for fun and adventure. All one has to do is go out and start exploring. Well, perhaps not all; it pays to be prepared when venturing into the wilderness. For all-day or multi-day ...

Essential Gear to Record Videos on an Outdoor Vacation

Are you about to embark on a great outdoor vacation and want to record lots of amazing videos while you’re on your adventure? If that is your aim it is important that you’re prepared for it – and that starts by packing the right gear. Although it ...

How to Manage Stress When Studying Abroad

Studying abroad, whether it’s for your degree in architecture or another field of study is exciting, but at the same time, it can be filled with a lot of stress making it difficult to manage stress when studying abroad. From the pressure to ...

Why Travel to See Where Your Ancestors Came From?

Ancestral discovery and deciding to travel to see where your ancestors came from has become increasingly popular. Lots of people are interested in finding out more about their genealogy and how it all comes together to make them the person they are ...

Health and Fitness Tips to Get in Shape for a Big Hike

Hiking is truly a great activity even though it can be difficult to get in shape for a big hike. On the surface, it would appear to be nothing more than an extended walk or a great workout. Yet, in the midst of it all, hiking can be all-inspiring. ...

Travel: A Great Way to Reduce Stress

If asked what they look forward to most about travel and vacation, a majority of people would probably say something along the lines of “getting away from it all.” When pushed further, most would probably go on to talk about how vacation is a way to ...

Preparing Your Long-Game for the Smart Vacationer

For active travelers, there are plenty of pitfalls in getting the best vacation for your dollar–know the scams and pricey options before you plan your next stay somewhere nice. If you’re the type who is always planning the next vacation getaway, ...

Packing for a Weekend Getaway

If you’ve got a weekend getaway coming up, chances are you’re staring down at an empty suitcase wondering how little or how much to take along with you. While weekend trips are quick, sometimes you can pack a multitude of activities into the days. ...

Got Stress? Time to Get Away From It All

Stress is critical for our survival, but having too much stress can actually be detrimental as opposed to beneficial. Emotional stress can hang around for months, and without dealing with it in a positive manner, it can weaken your immune system ...

Great Gift Ideas for Family Members Who Enjoy Traveling

Buying gifts for those closest to you isn’t as easy as it seems. Trying to make sure you don’t get things they already have, aren’t interested in, or have no meaning takes a bit of research on your part. It’s no lie, finding gift ideas for family ...

The Best Bottles of Tequila for Under $15 in Mexico

My advice is always to look for the local bargains wherever you go in the world. In Mexico that includes good tequila for a good price. For a whole lot of brands, you can expect to pay half what you would in the USA. Sometimes less. I’m promoting ...

International Health Insurance Options for Expats

You’ve found your perfect place to live abroad or a beach where you can live a nice life in retirement, but there are still nagging details that go along with the fun. If you’re going to move abroad for an extended time, one of your first questions ...

Borneo, Baja, Milan, and the Midwest

What do Borneo, Baja, Milan, and the Midwest have in common? Nothing really unless you happen to be reading the August issue of Perceptive Travel. Since 2006 I’ve been editing the online magazine featuring travel narratives from wandering book ...

Bike Rio on a Tour or On Your Own

Rio de Janeiro may be a sprawling city, but it’s surprisingly easy to get around there, including on a bike. You can take a Rio tour with a guide and cover a lot of ground while getting some context, or you can strike out on your own with one of ...

Which Countries Have the Cheapest International Flights?

Which countries have the cheapest international flights? Well that depends on a lot of factors, including competition and which airlines are coming in and out. But the data is out there for someone who wants to take the time to crunch it. In the ...

Why 2017 will be the most important year in travel

Goodbye 2016, most people will be glad to see the back of you. Hello 2017, what do you have in store for us then? 2016 brought some seismic changes around the world and no matter what side of the political debate you are on, we can all see that a ...



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