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Kowloon: Hong Kong’s Secret Side
China

Kowloon: Hong Kong’s Secret Side

Hong Kong is a popular destination for travelers, but deciding what to see can be a bit tricky. Contributing writer Lilit Marcus explains why Kowloon, which is north of Hong… Read More…

Voluntourism Spotlight: Dance to Help Alzheimer’s Patients in Berlin
Germany & the Netherlands / Voluntourism

Voluntourism Spotlight: Dance to Help Alzheimer’s Patients in Berlin

It’s no secret that Berlin is one of Europe’s hottest cities, and certainly most eccentric. An affordable cost of living attracts creative types from all corners of the globe, so… Read More…

The Flourishing Atlanta Foodie Scene
Culinary Travel / South

The Flourishing Atlanta Foodie Scene

Natives in Atlanta remember it as a “meat and three” town, but the city is having a culinary renaissance. During the Atlanta Food & Wine Festival, which ran from May 29 to June… Read More…

Travel Tip: How To Be A Park Ranger
National Parks / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How To Be A Park Ranger

Admit it, you’ve always wondered what it would be like to be a park ranger. There’s just something about working outdoors: all that fresh air, helping the planet, etc. Okay,… Read More…

6 Offbeat Destinations to See This Summer
CBS News / Destinations

6 Offbeat Destinations to See This Summer

Today Peter Greenberg went on CBS Saturday Morning and discussed how many popular destinations can be crowded and often overpriced. But for every popular spot, there’s a a great offbeat… Read More…

Travel Tip: Birdwatching Trails in America
National Parks / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Birdwatching Trails in America

At least 30 states have birdwatching trails, and you don’t necessarily have to be a birdwatching enthusiast to get something out of it. Today, birding is ranked 15 on a… Read More…

Voluntourism Spotlight: Help Sea Turtles on Hainan Island
China / Voluntourism

Voluntourism Spotlight: Help Sea Turtles on Hainan Island

Hainan Island is the southernmost province of the People’s Republic of China, and is located in the South China Sea. It is positioned close to Vietnam, and is home to… Read More…

The Hidden History of Catalina Island
California / Destinations

The Hidden History of Catalina Island

Depending on where you’re coming from, Santa Catalina Island is about 22 miles off the coast of Los Angeles. This 22-mile-long island has a rich history, which includes playing host… Read More…

The Insider’s Travel Guide to Malta
Europe

The Insider’s Travel Guide to Malta

The Mediterranean Sea is known for islands such as Corsica, Santorini, and Cyprus. But are you familiar with Malta? This former naval base has a lot of history, and Peter… Read More…

Tracking Guayusa Tea in Ecuador’s Jungles
South America

Tracking Guayusa Tea in Ecuador’s Jungles

About a year ago, I lost my taste for coffee and started drinking tea. So, I was intrigued when I learned about a particular leaf called ilex guayusa, which is… Read More…

Family Friendly Safari Camps in Zambia & Zimbabwe
Africa / Family/Kids Travel / Window Seat or Aisle Seat

Family Friendly Safari Camps in Zambia & Zimbabwe

An African safari is a bucket-list experience for many, but it’s not as hard to achieve as you might think. Some safaris can be geared toward adults, but there are… Read More…