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 […]

The Top 50 Travel Blogs (4th Quarter: 2014)
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The Top 50 Travel Blogs (4th Quarter: 2014)

Below is a list of the top 50 travel blogs for the 4th quarter (October — December) of 2014 ranked by visitor traffic. There are a few other sites that have put together their own […]

Here Are Five Ways To Do Patagonia’s Torres Del Paine On The Cheap
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Here Are Five Ways To Do Patagonia’s Torres Del Paine On The Cheap

Going on a multi-day trek through Patagonia is on a lot of people’s bucket list. Who doesn’t want to visit the Straights of Magellan, Patagonia and some of the most photogenic landscapes in the world? […]