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Your 5 Worst People to Sit Next to on a Plane
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Your 5 Worst People to Sit Next to on a Plane

At the start of the month, we shared our picks for the 10 worst travelers to sit next to a flight. The next thing we knew, we were flooded with… Read More…

Travel Photography Contest: Planes, Trains & Automobiles
Photography & Photo Galleries / Slideshow / Travel Contest

Travel Photography Contest: Planes, Trains & Automobiles

It’s the last week to enter our photo contest. This week, when we say show us how you travel, we mean planes, trains and automobiles. This week’s challenge is all… Read More…

Slideshow: The Best Travel Foods from around the World
Cooking classes / Culinary Travel / Photography & Photo Galleries / Restaurants / Slideshow

Slideshow: The Best Travel Foods from around the World

Tomorrow is the last day to enter week three of the Show Us How You Travel photography contest. This week’s theme was travel food. We asked you to show us,… Read More…

Travel Photography Contest: Week 2 Winner
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Travel Photography Contest: Week 2 Winner

We had even tighter competition for the second week of our annual Travel Photography Contest.  We asked you to go off the beaten path in our week two challenge and… Read More…

Slideshow: 4 Family-Friendly Foodie Factory Tours
Culinary Travel / Family/Kids Travel / Slideshow / USA

Slideshow: 4 Family-Friendly Foodie Factory Tours

If there’s one thing that foodies really enjoy, it’s seeing their favorite treats come straight from the source. And if there’s one thing kids love, it’s free chocolate. Cully Schneider… Read More…

Wild and Wacky New Year’s Eve Celebrations
Destinations / Festivals / New Year's Eve / Photography & Photo Galleries / Slideshow

Wild and Wacky New Year’s Eve Celebrations

What do a drag queen named Sushi and a marshmallow Peep have in common? They’re the stars of New Year’s festivities this year. Forget about navigating the crowds of Times… Read More…

Slideshow: Fire Island Before & After Hurricane Sandy
Natural Disasters / Slideshow / Travel News

Slideshow: Fire Island Before & After Hurricane Sandy

We’ve been reporting on all the damage and devastation caused by Hurricane Sandy. We told you about the organizations that need both donations and volunteers, how to avoid a scam… Read More…

Slideshow: Top 5 Pirate-Themed Travel Destinations
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Slideshow: Top 5 Pirate-Themed Travel Destinations

Ahoy all ye scallywags and landlubbers! Today is the 10th anniversary of International Talk Like a Pirate Day. Even if you don’t know how to talk like a pirate, you… Read More…

Slideshow: Taiwan Street Eats & Night Market Surprises
Asia / Culinary Travel / Cultural Immersion / Slideshow

Slideshow: Taiwan Street Eats & Night Market Surprises

With another summer weekend underway, you’re probably thinking about hamburgers, hot dogs and other backyard barbecue favorites, but if you really want to see something amazing look at what they’re… Read More…

Slideshow: 8 End of Summer Festivals from Around the World
Cultural Immersion / Culture / Destinations / Festivals / Slideshow / Travel News

Slideshow: 8 End of Summer Festivals from Around the World

Summer is more than half over, officially – but please don’t write it off. Starting today through the end of the month, we’ve rounded up all the different end-of-summer festivals from… Read More…

Slideshow: The Best Places for Boating
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Slideshow: The Best Places for Boating

Summer’s here and if you’re anything like Peter, that means it’s time to get on the water. For Peter, any time that he can get out on the water he… Read More…

Slideshow: The Best Places for Fireworks
Family/Kids Travel / Festivals / Romantic Travel / Slideshow / The Best Places / Theme Parks / USA

Slideshow: The Best Places for Fireworks

Next Wednesday is July 4, which means barbecues, beach time and, of course, fireworks! The Best Places for Everything, available from Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Indiebound and your local bookstore,… Read More…

Slideshow: The Best Places to Pick a Fight
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Slideshow: The Best Places to Pick a Fight

Put up your dukes, boys and girls. This week’s Best Places slideshow is designed to show you how to hold your own in a fight. We’re not talking about the… Read More…

Slideshow: The Best Places to Visit Farmers Markets
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Slideshow: The Best Places to Visit Farmers Markets

Farmers markets are at their prime right now, but regardless of the season Peter always makes a point to seek out the local food markets. Not only do you find… Read More…