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This Might Be the Best Country to Experience...

In college, I studied American history. The Vietnam War is an integral part of that story, and it has always been a prominent event in my mind. My parents got married in 1969, and while my dad didn’t fight in Vietnam, both he and my mom...

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Odzala Discovery Camps Deep in the world’s second largest rainforest a safari experience like no other awaits. Odzala Discovery Camps operates three highly exclusive camps in the Congo’s Odzala Kokoua National Park, each positioned to showcase...

These Are the 10 Fastest-growing Travel...

Europe and Africa are the regions seeing the fastest increases in international tourist arrivals, according to the United Nations World Tourism Organization’s 2018 Tourism Highlights. The report, which looked at international tourism arrivals...

The Trip You Should Take This Fall, Based on...

Many aspects of your life can impact your travel preferences — a valuable lesson we all learn the more we trek. We choose destinations, lodging, and excursions using a number of factors like budget, timing, and what we hope to get out of the...

How to Plan a Perfect Fall Vacation

While most people associate summer with travelling and excitement, these activities don’t have to end with the season. Many destinations present their bright side the whole year round and, the truth is, a fall vacation has its advantages. You...

4 of the Best Things to do in Prague this...

Your next destination: Prague! Imagine yourself, off your plane, ready to dive into a new culture and live new experiences. And if you’re thinking “summer’s officially over” and are about to close this article, don’t! I’m writing this article...

How to Pack Lighter, Smarter, and Faster

No matter the length of the trip — be it a weekend beach getaway or a three-week Himalayan trek — you’ll need to pack a bag, and you’ll want to pack it right. There’s a lot to consider when determining what to bring: the type and length...

Top Wedding Destinations in 2018

We all want the day when we get married to be special, but that is hard to achieve in the same location where we live. Eloping is the best option is you want your wedding photos to bear witness that you had the time of your life. The only...

The Best Places to Travel in August

The warm and sunny days of late summer spell peak season for many destinations, but fewer crowds and great deals still exist — if you know where to go. Although July is said to be the most popular month for summer vacations, August is a close...

The Top 10 Europe City Hotels

If you’re considering a trip to the Continent, check out this year’s list of marquee properties, as voted on by T+L readers. Europe’s city hotels are among the oldest in the world, and they continue to set the gold standard for service. But the...

5 Must Visit Travel Destinations in 2018

Attention please, wanderlusts! Have you planned out your perfect 2018? Have you satisfied your traveling needs? Of course, that’s probably not possible for most of us. But we can try! The world is a magical place full of unique destinations...

The Best Places to Travel in August

The warm and sunny days of late summer spell peak season for many destinations, but fewer crowds and great deals still exist—if you know where to go. There’s no way around it: late summer is one of the most popular times to travel. The season...

This Destination Is Set to Replace the U.S...

While France is set to remain the world’s most popular tourist destination, Spain is expected to replace the U.S. as travelers’ second choice. Each year, the United Nations’ World Tourism Organization puts out an analysis of international...

How to Pack for a Summer Vacation Without...

Summer vacation should be a time for relaxation and rest, but packing for it is a whole other story. In most cases we tend to overpack, forgetting that we are bound to spend most of our days in a bathing suit and may be covered with a kaftan or...

The 20 Fastest-growing Travel Destinations...

Every year, the United Nations World Tourism Organization tracks travel trends to predict the newest up-and-coming destinations. The organization tracks international visitators and presents information about which countries are spiking...

Considerations to Make When Choosing a...

‘Making a list’ is a common practice. Every person makes a list at some point of time in their lives. If one were to generalize; the most common list that people make is their travel-list. Even in common dialogue with friends or loved ones...

10 Skincare Tips for Travelers

Taking proper care of your skin can be quite a challenging task, especially if you still don’t have an established routine, and it can get even trickier when you’re on the go. However, there are ways to nail your skincare like a true pro, so...

15 Life-changing Trips for Couples

One of the best parts of being in a relationship is having a built-in travel buddy, and one of the best parts of traveling with that built-in buddy is getting unobstructed one-on-one time while exploring unfamiliar parts of the world. Whether...

The 15 Best Places to Travel in May

Spring kicks into high gear this month, and travelers are ready to go… The tail-end of spring promises warm, travel-friendly weather, beautiful flower blooms, top-down road trips and famous sporting events like the Kentucky Derby...

17 Unreal Bars for a Drink You’ll...

There are many great bars in the world, but only a handful offer an unforgettable experience. Whether it’s one of the most breathtaking views in the world, a completely unique location, or a cocktail you simply can’t find anywhere...

Where You Should Travel Solo, Based on Your...

Dreaming of some alone time? Your destination is written in the stars. With seemingly endless places to travel around the globe, it’s tempting to simply hop on the next international flight at the airport, confident that wherever the...

Why You Can’t Get Up to Go to the...

You should always go to the bathroom before boarding an aircraft. It’s not just your mother’s advice, it’s also an issue of security and international aviation law. Last year, a man was removed from a Delta Air Lines flight...

The Best Places to Travel in April

Beat the summer heat (and the crowds) by vacationing during the pinnacle of spring. As temperatures start to warm up, it’s time to plan a trip that takes full advantage of the great outdoors. Right before peak summer crowds flood favorite...

20 Luxury Vacations That Are Surprisingly...

Just because you’re not a member of the one percent, it doesn’t mean you can’t travel like it. Whether it’s booking a safari adventure or vacationing on a private island, there are many quality luxury trips that are also...

Why It’s Illegal to Take Photos of the...

So you’re in Paris, and of course you want to go check out the spectacular light show put on each and every night at the Eiffel Tower. As you sit under the world-famous building you think to yourself, “I should snap a photo and...

100 Things to do in Germany

If you are looking for a country which has plenty to do, then Germany is the answer! You will find many fantastic tourist attractions, and unique things and places to visit. The German National Tourist Board (GNTB) has taken many years to...

77 Tips for Travelling with Children

Traveling with children can be a incredibly fun or incredibly stressful, depending on whether you have them under control. Tips for the Plane Don’t forget to pack wet wipes! The plane is crowded and it’s hard to keep getting up from...

How to Choose the Best Luggage, According to...

Luggage can make a big difference in your travels. The space in your luggage dictates what clothes and items you will have available during your trip. A broken handle or a bag that is too big to be a carry-on can cause inconveniences every time...

The Best Travel Destinations for Food Lovers

There’s nothing wrong with going on vacation to relax, see something new, and get away from a busy everyday life. However, there’s something special about wanting to not just see new places but also get a taste of their local...

50 Best Travel Tips from 10 Years of Travel

Are you ready for an adventure? There are so many different forms of travel: backpacking, cruises, long-term travel, etc. No two trips are the same, and each trip will provide you with unique memories and exciting adventures that you can share...

The 10 Best Cities to Live in Around the...

The Australian city of Melbourne has taken first place for the world’s most livable city for the seventh year in a row as part of The Economist Intelligence Unit’s Global Liveability Report for 2017. The report gives cities around...

TRAVELLING TIPS

This week’s travelling tips compiled by XO Private. MONTENEGRO IN STYLE You have seen them all but here comes a new one. A young ambitious country with a highly promising future for upscale holiday experiences, Montenegro is the one. It...

The 2017 World’s Best Awards

It’s a big world out there — so many destinations to visit, so many ways to get there, so many places to stay. How to choose? Answering that question is the aim of Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Awards, the annual survey where we invite you...