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Avoid Amsterdam crowds and visit the Hague instead: How to do it in a weekend

Looking for a more laid-back alternative to Amsterdam? Train an hour south to the Hague where life is beautiful and chill.
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These are the best travel shoes (so you don’t waste any space in your luggage)

Your footwear dictates your comfort on the road & takes up more space than any other article in your luggage. Pack smart with these best travel shoes.
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Checking a bag? This one little hack can save you from a lost luggage nightmare

Travel chaos is all over the news lately, with many travelers experiencing lost luggage. Here's how to use an Airtag to find your wayward bag.
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Vrbo’s top 5 fan caves for college football fans are making us nostalgic

For college football fans who travel in packs, here's Vrbo's list of popular vacation homes that scream school spirit and serve as spirited headquarters.
Life on the road.

I spent 3 months road-tripping: These are the 5 worst mistakes you can make

Life on the road is hard. These road trip tips will help make it easier.
A pop of fall color in Oak Glen, California (in the San Bernardino Mountains).

Plan a trip to see some incredible fall foliage: 7 stellar spots across the U.S.

Come for the colorful fall foliage, and stay for the stunning mountain views, the friendly locals, various pleasant surprises, and a whole lot of good vibes. 
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Pinterest says these lesser-known vacation spots are the fun, new places to go

Here are the top 10 emerging less-traveled destinations and vacation spots for Gen Z wanderers.
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This tool shows how horrific climate change will be in 2050

More than 107 million Americans could suffer under excessive temps over the next 30 years according to the an 'extreme heat belt' from First Street Foundation.
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These 9 golf courses are Instagram-worthy, and you can play them

New and seasoned golfers can look to this Manual guide for of the most Instagram-worthy golf courses and greens from Hyatt the sport has to offer.
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Will we ever see these long-promised futuristic transportation ideas?

Let’s dive in to check out some of the practical and the cutting edge transports that may be coming soon to a road or a track near you.
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Is the future of American wine… Vermont?

Vermont's winery scene is small but significant in the American wine landscape. Here's why.
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Unexpected Israel Travel Guide: A Tour of “The Holy Land” As You’ve Never Seen It Before

For such a small country, Israel is surprisingly complex. We're here to show you some new sides to this land full of ancient wonders.
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Canadian wine is better than you think: A tasty guide for this little-known gem

Canada has so much in its favor, from scenery to great cities. It also has a wonderful wine scene.
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Travel Photography: What to Know to Take Photos Everyone Will Be Jealous Of

If you need to shoot better travel photos for your article or content, we've got you covered with our beginner's guide to travel photography.
A bird's eye view of a converted Sprinter campervan parked at the Mojave National Preserve.

Gearing Up for Van Life: Van Conversion Tips to Make Your Time on the Road Easy

Are you ready for life on the road? We've got some helpful advice on how you can ensure that your van life is as comfortable as possible.
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5 Little-Known National Parks That Are Cooler Than Their Overcrowded Brethren

More obscure national parks are just as majestic, but receive a fraction of the crowds. Try these little-known U.S. national parks in the Great Outdoors.
A breathtaking sunset in Miami South Beach, Florida.

Where Should I Move? 3 States Everyone Loves (And 3 People Can’t Wait to Leave)'s maps sources from U.S. Census Bureau statistics help visualize what U.S. states have people moving there and which ones are losing population.
Enchiladas with rice and beans.

It’s Official: These Are the Absolute Best Travel Destinations for Foodies

VacationRenter’s recently released survey unveils some fun facts and an interesting global road map for food travelers and brand new gastronomic adventurers.
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Digital Nomad Destinations From Airbnb and Work From Home Top Choices

Cord cutting is now a global trend. Here are a few of the best destinations for budding digital nomads, whether for a week, weekend, or an extended adventure.
A view of the Transamerica Pyramid Center from City Lights Books in San Francisco

San Francisco Travel Guide: Where to Stay, What to Eat, and More

San Francisco has plenty of vibrant hotels, delicious cuisines, and breathtaking sights. Here are the best places to stay in, eat at, and more in San Fran
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Best Road Trip Tips for Trekking Through Mexico

Mexico is an amazing country, but there are a few things you should know if you want to drive through it. Here are some tips on road tripping through Mexico.
A view of Camelback Mountain at sunrise from the Omni Scottsdale Resort and Spa at Montelucia

A Very Scottsdale Summer: Why Visit ‘The West’s Most Western Town’ Now?

Though this Arizona town has so much to see and do, is Scottsdale cool enough for a sunny summer visit?
A view of the fountains and Paris Las Vegas' Eiffel Tower replica at Bellagio Las Vegas on the Las Vegas Strip.

Las Vegas Travel Guide: Where to Stay, What to Eat, and More

Las Vegas shut down during COVID-19 and left the Strip empty. Now it's back open and a good time for tourists to discover the real Las Vegas.
The Point Vicente Lighthouse on a cliff in Rancho Palos Verdes, California.

Here Are the 8 Best Los Angeles Beaches to Explore and Enjoy

From the glamorous shores of Malibu to the hidden gems of Palos Verdes, here are some awesome Los Angeles beaches to explore and enjoy.
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Origin Recommends Alternatives to Overbooked Destinations

Travel is a mess right now. The travel curators at the Origin app compiled a list of the five countries for phenomenal holidays that aren't totally overbooked.
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Qatar Tourism Developments Prior to FIFA World Cup 2022 Kickoff

Before the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 kicks off in November, an assortment of exceptional new tourism developments will open across the host country.
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Can Private Air Travel Meet Soaring Demand?

With commercial flights limited during the pandemic and now in utter chaos, demand for private air travel has soared. Can private air travel supply keep up?
The Cannery Pier Hotel & Spa in Astoria, Oregon

9 Fun Floating Hotels Perfect for a Weekend Getaway

Floating hotels offer one of the coolest traveling experiences around. Here are 9 of the best.
A view of Lake Tahoe from Emerald Bay (California) State Park

The Best Places to Explore the Great Outdoors of Lake Tahoe

Lake Tahoe has plenty of hidden gems and highly treasured outdoor attractions that make this lake an ideal year-round destination for nature lovers.
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Michelin Star-Based Travel for Adventurous Foodies

Let your stomach take the lead as you travel to these Michelin Star-centric destinations.
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Products and Services You Can Only Find Outside the U.S.

From bidets to body sprays, these are some of the best products and services that you’ll find outside of the U.S.
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Best Prime Day Luggage Deals 2022: Sales You Can Shop Today

The best Prime Day luggage deals will have you packed up and ready to hit the road in style this year. Shop accordingly.
A room at Xanterra's new Maswick Lodge South in Grand Canyon National Park

First New Hotel Inside Grand Canyon Park in 50 Years Opens

For the first time in 50 years, travelers to the Grand Canyon have a new option for in-park stays: the Maswik South Lodge from the Xanterra Travel Collection.
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Wine and Fish Fly Free With Aha! to These Niche Destinations

Let’s face it: Travel is a beast right now. If you can bear it, though, you can score some big game that has emerged in this midst of an industry in chaos.
The U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C.

Here Are the Best All-American Destinations to Visit for Your Fourth of July Holiday

With the Fourth of July rapidly approaching, we're taking a tour of America's best spots to enjoy the nation's summer holiday.
A Cubist portrait at the Gallery Art Hotel, Vake, Tbilisi, Georgia

Here’s Where to Find Best Art Hotels in the United States

Come with The Manual from New York’s Barclay, to Cincinnati and Nashville, across the Rockies, and into Los Angeles to find the country’s best art hotels.
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An Invite to Some of the World’s Best Art Hotels

The Manual invites you on a journey across the world to visit some of the best visual culture right inside your accommodations.
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Win a Luxury, Off-the-Grid Experience With FX and Wander

FX is offering one grand prize winner a luxury, off-the-grid Joshua Tree trip in a Wander resort with the option to learn to live like a rogue agent.
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Best U.S. Towns and Cities for Young Professionals

Wrapping up the best U.S. cities offering a place where careers can take off, there are many recreational options to explore that won’t break the bank.
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Here Are 10 Great Cities to Celebrate LGBTQ+ Pride

With summer Pride season kicking off, here are 10 places to celebrate LGBTQ+ civil rights and make our voices heard in the beautiful struggle for equality.
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Vrbo Releases Its First Top 10 Vacation Homes of the Year

Vrbo reviewed hundreds of thousands of private vacation homes to uncover the outstanding properties on its inaugural top 10 best U.S. vacation homes.
Al Bayt Stadium, where the World Cup will be played in Qatar

What to Know With Less than 200 Days Until Qatar World Cup

With less than 200 days until kickoff, here are some topline details to help fans and potential attendees to learn and prep for the World Cup in Qatar.
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How to Enjoy a Hawaiian Vacation with the Kids in Tow

Hawaii is a fine kid-friendly destination, provided you do it right. Here's how.
The Arlo Sky Zipper Carry-On Max is a sleek, functional bag.

The Arlo Skye Zipper Carry-On Max Is Beautiful, Functional Luggage

Looking for the best carry-on luggage money can buy? Here's out review of the Arlo Skye Zipper Carry-on Max.
The beach at Kapa’a, Kauai, Hawaii.

The Ultimate Beach Vacation Packing List for the Summer

Learn about the dos and donts for packing for your next beach vacation. Packing can be a hassle, so make things easy and follow along with our list!
Two men holding two game fish caught on a Lake Hop trip.

Lake Like a Local with Lake Hop Boat Share

Lake Hop is a boating rideshare that connects consumers with private boat owners, an Uber for lakes, and a affordable, fun alternative to "lake like a local.''
Macari Vineyards in New York.

11 Excellent Wineries in America Worth Booking a Vacation for

American wine is absolutely booming and brimming with quality. Here are 11 of the best wineries right now.
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This is What Environmentally Resilient Urbanism Looks Like

A guide to the CNU's 2022 Charter Awards celebrating outstanding architectural urban design and planning, honoring projects to create better communities.
Calpak and Taco Bell collaboration.

This Taco Bell and CALPAK Collab is (Literally) Fire

Just in time for summer travel season, CALPAK has collaborated with your favorite fast food brand, Taco Bell, to produce spicy products that are on fire.
Morimoto restaurant in Maui.

The Most Romantic Restaurants in Hawaii

Romantic and Hawaii may go hand in hand but these outstanding restaurants will elevate your trip to new levels.