Beautiful Cities in Greece That Deserve More Love

Don't overlook these hidden gems!

Heading to Milan? These Are the 21 Travel Essentials to Pack

Don’t leave the house without these jet-setter must-haves.

A Guide to Celebrating Oktoberfest in Munich, Where Local Breweries Host Epic Tents

The world’s largest folk festival can be overwhelming to navigate — here's a starter pack of beer tents at Munich’s famous celebration.

15 Countries Worth Visiting for an Epic Drive

Whether it's the awesome roads, incredible terrain, or lax driving laws, plan your next road trip with this guide to our international favorite driving spots.

The most peaceful countries to live in this year

How do we measure the delicate balance of peace in a world where finding safety is perhaps the greatest challenge we face? All of the countries listed here are committed to creating a stable and comfortable environment in which their citizens can thrive and grow without living in fear of crime, terrorism, and other dangers. In this gallery, we invite you to explore the Global Peace Index results for 2024, as nations vie for the coveted title of the most peaceful country on Earth. Click through to find the answers.

30 adventure destinations for thrill-seekers

Calling all adrenaline junkies, thrill-seekers, and adventurers alike! From scaling towering peaks to diving into the depths of the ocean, there are adventures that offer unique thrills all around the world. Some adventures are not for the faint-hearted, and others even require some training. In this gallery, we'll embark on an exhilarating journey as we take a look through the world of adventure and daring exploits! Be warned though: some of these adventures might make the hairs on the back of your neck stand up! Without further ago, click on and let's dive in!

The Best Solo Travel Destinations in the United States for an Unforgettable Adventure

Whether you're looking for nonstop activity or total relaxation. While traveling with friends and family can be a lot of fun, going somewhere alone has its perks. You get to choose everything — the destination, the hotel, the itinerary, the restaurants, how much money you spend and beyond. Only one opinion matters...yours. It's also a great way to push yourself out of your comfort zone, meet new people (if you so choose), unplug, rejuvenate and bask in moments of reflection — or even just escape reality for a few days. Whether you're planning your first adventure on your own or are a solo travel veteran, choosing a destination can be overwhelming, especially if you still have a lot of places to check off your bucket list. The good news is, you don't have to go far for the adventure or relaxation you crave, because there are plenty of options across the U.S. Weighing variables such as walkability, safety, self care opportunities, number of historic sites and museums and access to nature, we've come up with a list of the best places in the U.S. for solo travelers — ranging from mountain and beach destinations to small towns and large cities. Time to book your ticket for one, plan your itinerary (or don't, remember, it's your trip!) and answer to no one except yourself for a few days.

Share a tip on lesser-known Italy – you could win a holiday voucher

The big hitters like magical Venice and the rolling hills of Tuscany are justifiably popular with visitors. But Italy is so rich in art, architecture, food and enchanting countryside that there are wonders to discover wherever you veer off the tourist trail. Whether it’s a little-visited hilltop town, a family restaurant loved by locals or an up-and-coming gallery, we’d love to hear about your favourite unsung finds in Italy. If you have a...

How 4 Hong Kong hotels help guests discover city’s culture, history and stories

Forget the usual tourist hotspots, these hotels are among those that help guests experience a more authentic Hong Kong Today's travellers are more interested in immersing themselves in local culture and having unique experiences than simply ticking off tourist hotspots, according to many in the travel industry. Hotels in Hong Kong are meeting this ...

Discover the masterpiece that is Vatican City

Vatican City is the smallest sovereign state in the world. But within its boundaries can be found a staggering collection of religious and cultural attractions that dazzle in both their richness and their rarity. Browse the gallery and feast your eyes on this art-splashed destination.

The 17 Best Places in the World to Retire

There's plenty to gain in expat experience in these top retirement locations.

Travel blog couple swept to death in raging Japan river as wife tries to save husband

Chinese woman and her Japanese husband perish after being swept away in a fast-flowing waters following wake of heavy rainfall A travel blogging couple have been killed while climbing a mountain in Japan after the wife jumped into a swollen river to save her husband and they were both swept away by the raging waters. The 35-year-old Chinese wife, w...

These Dog-Friendly Hotels Will Pamper Your Pup in Luxury

Save this for your next road trip.

10 of the Most Unique Museums In the United States

Add these one-of-a-kind destinations to your travel bucket list.

Wisconsin dad and daughter both die on hike in Utah

A Wisconsin father, 52, and his 23-year-old daughter died after running out of water during a hike at Canyonlands National Park on Friday. The air temperature was more than 100°F.

Flight carrying England fans forced to turn back due to 'undefined smell'

Passengers said there was a burning smell onboard Eurowings flight EW8470 from Berlin to Manchester.

Marie Antoinette’s secret Versailles chamber, plus more of the world's covert passages

From Capitol Hill and the Palace of Versailles to El Chapo's safe house, discover the stories behind the world's most mysterious hidden tunnels and passages

After a Night at These Luxurious New International Hotels, You’ll Never Want to Come Home.

Wanderlust is not a deadly sin.

The 28 Best Westerns of All Time

Saddle up for a trip to Hollywood's version of the Wild West.

World of horses: amazing images of one of nature's most beautiful animals

The horse is one of the most recognized animals in the world. Reared in the wild as well as in domestic environments, these beautiful creatures interact with humans in a wide variety of sports competitions and non-competitive recreational pursuits, working activities, and in fields of entertainment. Browse the gallery and see the horse at work, rest, and play.

40 Things That Didn't Exist 40 Years Ago

The world really was a different place back then.

Locals And Tourists Are Both Annoyed Some Travelers Do These 61 Things

When traveling, it’s important to have a good time and experience something new; but it’s even more important to be respectful of the place and the people you’re visiting. The post Locals And Tourists Are Both Annoyed Some Travelers Do These 61 Things first appeared on Bored Panda.

30 fascinating facts you didn't know about the Summer Olympics

The 2024 Summer Olympics in Paris is around the corner, but the Olympic Games have been making history for centuries. From the Games' Greek origins to their first foray into South America, the Olympics are known for bringing nations all over the world together to celebrate the very best in athletics. And even if you don't care much about sports, there's no denying the magic of the Olympics. In order to get into the Olympic spirit and the emotions that come with it, check out this gallery of fascinating facts you probably didn't about this extraordinary sporting event.

Copenhagen offers tourist rewards as other EU nations clamp down

In Barcelona visitors have been sprayed with water pistols in an expression of local people’s anger about over-tourism. By contrast in Copenhagen, tourists are to be given financial and other incentives to come – as long as they act responsibly. The Danish capital appears to be bucking the trend of other travel hotspots struggling under the burden of too many tourists, by attempting to lure only the well-behaved, socially and environmentally...

Stunning Hindu temples you need to see to believe

Hinduism is the world's third largest religion and, according to many scholars, the oldest religion in the world. Widely practiced in the Indian subcontinent and parts of Southeast Asia, Hindu worship takes place in temples of many styles, colors, and locations. Browse this gallery and take a look at some of these stunning religious buildings.

Canada's most dangerous creatures

Canada's stunning landscapes may boast breathtaking beauty, but even in the shadow of its majestic evergreen trees and towering mountains, darkness lurks. Take a glimpse at this collection featuring Canada's most dangerous creatures, who reside within its borders. Remember, engaging with them is not advisable!

Cool, Harley-Davidson Built a Park in Milwaukee

Immerse yourself in the rich history of the MoCo, all while enjoying multiple sites and attractions.

American Airlines crew filmed my distress after wheelchair failed to arrive at Heathrow

I am disabled and was left stranded on the jet bridge floor at Heathrow by American Airlines when pre-booked special assistance did not arrive. Instead of helping, a crew member filmed me in distress. Due to my various health conditions I need a wheelchair to board and disembark. There was no issue at the John F Kennedy airport in New York. But when the plane landed at Heathrow no one came to get me. I eventually inquired. I was told a...

Float away in these 10 tiny floating homes around the world

From untethered homes that can travel wherever the wind takes you, to moored micro retreats that provide tranquil living quarters with dreamy scenery, the world’s best floating tiny homes...

Big cities on the brink of natural disaster

Weather plays a big role when picking somewhere to live or travel. Mediterranean countries attract thousands thanks to their warm water, while Scandinavian nations benefit from having ice cold temperatures. However, some destinations have different climates entirely. You may think Tokyo and New York City are some tempting locations, but did you know that they are both cities on the brink of natural disaster? That's right, there are super cities across the globe that are vulnerable to typhoons, tsunamis, wildfires, or even earthquakes. Click on to explore the places where mother nature could strike at any minute, wreaking untold havoc on super-sized cities across the atlas.

Knowing the Land of Israel part 3: Discovering little wonders in Ashkelon National Park

Lycaenid caterpillars have called this place home since before the first Canaanites set up camp on the Ashkelon beach so many millennia ago.

Rylan Clark surprises British Airways customers with a tannoy announcement during flight to Berlin ahead of Euros final

The TV personality, 35, stood at the front of the plane to wish everyone on board a 'safe and brilliant' match and urged them not to loose their passports.

Some of the Caribbean's Best Cuisine Is Hiding in Sint Maarten's Street Food Stalls

From roadside roti and grilled snapper, to the best barbecue in town, here’s where to savor the flavors of this Dutch Caribbean island.

Venice and beyond: Cities with water for roads

Cars are out, and canals are in. The world is covered with colorful canal cities that are worth exploring. From the wonder that is Venice to lesser-known fishing towns with floating markets, there are many cities you can sail across. Click on to find out where in the world you can travel through streets of water.

These Stunning Treehouse Hotels Let You Totally Relax

Goodbye, cell phone beeps. Hello, birdcalls.

Who died at Windsor Castle?

We have written before about notable deaths in Buckingham Palace, and now it's time to move west from the capital—to Windsor. The last person to die in the royal residence was Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, in 2021, but many more have taken their last breath in Windsor. Browse through the following gallery and get to know who died at Windsor Castle.

From Paris to Berlin: my journey of a lifetime following England to final

Lightning does strike twice. In February, a combination of a Sydney storm and Wellington airport’s curfew delayed our arrival in New Zealand by 24 hours, complicating a holiday of a lifetime. On Friday night, similar weather, with the airport affected this time being Munich’s, threatened to ruin the journey of a lifetime – or at least one that had been going on for well over 30 years. My first England game: March 1985, a friendly win at Wembley...

Impressive underground cities where people actually lived

Hidden entrances, ancient tunnels, and complex histories lurk beneath earth's surface, teeming with tales of a life that few people know much about. Many underground paths or malls claim to be cities, but check out this gallery to see the few real underground habitations where people have actually carried out their lives.

The 10 Greatest Attractions in America, According to Travelers

Looking to travel without straying too far from home? Consider putting these destinations on your itinerary.

22 Adults-Only Resorts for a Well-Deserved Vacation

These romantic retreats have everything you need—except children.

Inflatable monster takes over cathedral for event

Life-size animatronic sea creatures, from prehistoric to modern times, have settled in the city.

Tasty travel snacks that are healthy and hassle-free

Two of the biggest mistakes people make while traveling are completely abandoning their healthy habits and spending way too much money on food. But traveling doesn't have to be hard on your body or your bank account! Click through to see healthy, cheaper snack ideas that will keep you satiated, all while fitting easily in your carry-on.

The renaissance of Venice’s favourite retreat

First impressions heading out of Venice on the Ponte della Libertà, the bridge over La Serenissima’s lagoon to the Domini di Terraferma, are not very promising, as I pass by the giant refineries of the mainland’s petrochemical industry, then the immense skeleton of a mega cruise liner under construction in sprawling maritime dockyards. But after 20 minutes, verdant countryside suddenly replaces built-up suburbia as my bus arrives alongside the...

More migrants brought to Dover as people smugglers exploit calm sea

Dozens of migrants were intercepted crossing the English Channel in dinghies today as people smugglers continue to take advantage of calm conditions.

World’s rarest whale may have washed up on New Zealand beach, possibly shedding clues on species

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Spade-toothed whales are the world’s rarest, with no live sightings ever recorded. No one knows how many there are, what they eat, or even where they live in the vast expanse of the southern Pacific Ocean. However, scientists in New Zealand may have finally caught a break. The country's conservation agency said Monday a creature that washed up on a South Island beach this month is believed to be a spade-toothed...

The Most Beautiful Small Towns In Every State

Why yes, we would love to reside in a place where we can pan for sapphires.

7 Safest Places To Retire in the US for Under $2,000 a Month

Believe it or not, there are lots of cities across the United States where retirees can comfortably retire for under $2,000 a month. Unsurprisingly, you won't find them near any of America's popular...

25 Beautiful Cities Around the World to Add to Your Travel Bucket List

These skylines will give you a surge of inspiration.

Why Sri Lanka is the wonder of Asia

Endless beaches, timeless ruins, wonderful wildlife, and a seriously friendly vibe. Sri Lanka's appeal is as diverse as its scenery. Add to the mix flavorful food and fantastic festivals, and you have a destination singular in its allure. Browse the gallery and start visiting this sparkling Indian Ocean gem.

19 Airbnbs from films and TV shows including Carrie Bradshaw's NY apartment

These Airbnbs have all made appearances in your favourite TV shows or films, from Carrie Bradshaw's New York apartment and closet to Godric’s Hollow in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows...