tips for traveling central europe

5 Tips for Traveling Central Europe

I recently spent a few weeks traveling around Central Europe - a trip that’s been on my bucket list for quite a while. I spent time in Slovenia, Hungary, Austria, and the Czech Republic and loved every minute of it. The cities in Central Europe are full of culture and history and each town is unique and different from the last. The food is delicious, the beers are cheap and the...

The Ultimate Whiskey Adventure: Explore The Kentucky Bourbon Trail

If you know someone who's a bourbon lover, there's one travel adventure that's probably on their radar - and if it's not, you need to make them aware of the Kentucky Bourbon Trail. It's truly the ultimate whiskey adventure. Louisville and Lexington, and lesser-known Bardstown are full of some of the best distilleries in the world, and there's a lot to explore in between...

My Journey to Responsible Travel

In this article, guest contributor Heilwig Jones recounts a calling and a journey that led to a life full of travel. The story covers half the globe and touches on some of the most important aspects of traveling the world, in particular making connections and leaving places better than you found them. Read how Heilwig's experiences led to a career in the travel industry...
The Taj Mahal was designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1983 for being "the jewel of Muslim art in India and one of the universally admired masterpieces of the world's heritage".

6 Famous Tourist Sites That Live Up to the Hype

Have you ever visited a famous tourist site and left underwhelmed? If you haven't, then you either don't travel much, or you're very easily impressed. The fact of the matter is that not everything is what it's cracked up to be. While you can always find an interesting story anywhere in the world, there's no doubt that some famous spots are overrated. If you're looking for something...
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5 Insider Tips For Traveling Tuscany

If you've been looking for great food, great wine, and beautiful scenery, look no further than Italy. Tuscany is home to all three, and makes the perfect vacation whether you're new to traveling or are a constant wanderluster. Here are five tips from the Travel Magazine editorial team for traveling to Tuscany. The cities are great, but your stay in Tuscany should include...

The Cook Islands: Island Hopping, White Sand Beaches, and The Best Seafood Sandwiches in...

Add New Post Save draft Preview (opens in a new tab) Publish Add title Island Hopping Around the Cook Islands The Cook Islands are a chain of 15 tropical islands located in the South Pacific Ocean between her neighbors, French Polynesia (Tahiti) on the East, and the Fiji islands to the West. Lush vegetation, warm blue lagoon waters, secluded white sand beaches, and the charm of her people make The Cook Islands a Paradise. The local greeting is “Kia Orana” meaning, “may you live long.” It should mean, “may you stay long,” because it will be difficult to leave this little corner of paradise.
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The Ultimate 2-Week Trip to Vietnam

Vietnam is a land of jungles, beaches and incredible natural beauty on the South China Sea. It is both exotic and compelling, bustling and peaceful. If you're thinking of going, we've created the ultimate two-week itinerary for an unforgettable trip to Vietnam. Start your trip in Hanoi. Vietnam's capital races to make up for time lost to the ravages of war and a government that as...
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5 Places You’ll Fall in Love With in Slovenia

While it may be overlooked by travelers to Europe, Slovenia is one of the continents most charming destinations. From the cobblestone streets of Ljubljana to the picturesque views of Lake Bled and the luscious green pastures of the Soca Valley, Slovenia is a destination that should not be missed. The food, the people, and the lack of tourists are all reasons to visit as soon as...
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Why You Should Visit Puglia, Italy: The Heel of the Boot

Italians have flocked to Puglia for years. It offers great food, great scenery, and great people. Here are five things you should do when you visit Puglia, Italy. First, let's look at a town south of Bari. The churches, the museums, and the beaches are all first class. It's a beautiful spot to spend some time before moving on to the old town of Ostuni, a visit to see the...
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14 Stunning Hidden Beaches You Can Actually Visit

There’s nothing worse than heading out for your relaxing beach vacation and dealing with the crowds. We’ve scoured the globe to find 14 of the world’s most beautiful beaches that are as peaceful as they are pristine. First, look at this beach in Hawaii. This secret beach might be hard to find off the main highway in Oahu, but if you make the turn in time, breathtaking tidal pools...
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