10 Must-Try Budget Desserts In Turkey
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10 Must-Try Budget Desserts In Turkey

After traveling the world as a nomad for a few years now, I’ve learned that it isn’t always pretty, especially when it comes to tasting a country’s most popular dishes. When you’re on a tight […]

Top 10 Places For Spring Break
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Top 10 Places For Spring Break

As can be seen by this infographic from CheapOair, many of the usual suspects come out on top for the most popular destinations for the youngsters to get their Spring Break on (Orlando, Las Vegas, […]

The Sound Of Music And Rain In Salzburg
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The Sound Of Music And Rain In Salzburg

When the airport of a city or town is named after a local but deceased celebrity, upon arrival in said city one can expect a challenge in avoiding the posthumous paraphernalia and celebration of the […]

The Last Untouched Wonder: The Story Of Antarctica
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The Last Untouched Wonder: The Story Of Antarctica

As one of the last untouched wonders of the planet, a visit to Antarctica is an inevitably large “tick” off anyone’s bucket list. Paradoxically, this unstirred mystique has caused a stirring spike in tourist arrivals. […]

The 5 Ways to Read The Directions to Happiness by Bruce Northam
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The 5 Ways to Read The Directions to Happiness by Bruce Northam

At the not-very-tender age of 35, travel writer Bruce Northam hitchhiked America from coast to coast one more time to bring awareness to the fact that it could still be done in spite of the negative […]

This Is What It’s Like To Fly China Airlines’ New 777
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This Is What It’s Like To Fly China Airlines’ New 777

China Airlines, Taiwan’s largest airline, recently introduced three new Boeing 777-300ERs into its fleet. Three 777s that offer one of the most pleasurable and memorable experiences you are allowed to have while flying without breaking […]

My Weekend “Away” In New York At The Kimberly Hotel
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My Weekend “Away” In New York At The Kimberly Hotel

If there’s one thing New York City does really well, it’s eschewing the cookie-cutter chains that dot much of the American landscape, especially when it comes to hotels (okay, maybe not banks and certain coffee […]

Luggage Lost, Soul Found: What Traveling the World Taught Me
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Luggage Lost, Soul Found: What Traveling the World Taught Me

There are countless reasons not to travel: lost luggage, delayed flights, aggressive hawkers and taxi scams, to name a few. And so it was that logistical hassles, fear of the unknown and the tyranny of […]

Here’s What It Was Like Attending Colombia’s Craziest Festival
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Here’s What It Was Like Attending Colombia’s Craziest Festival

All the babies are crying, and an old lady starts yelling hysterically. As an enormous burst of turbulence turns my stomach sideways, I catch the eye of a man who looks like Gabriel Garcia Marquez. […]

Introducing Palestine: The West Bank In A Day
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Introducing Palestine: The West Bank In A Day

The Israeli separation wall slopes up into blue sky. I stand in the shadow it casts, dwarfed by its manmade slap of division. My friend Yuan emerges from the makeshift gift shop clutching a handful […]