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I'm not exaggerating when I say a wellness retreat changed my life

I visited Santorini with Travel Gems for a life-changing wellness retreat – here's what happened

What happens if you don't use airplane mode on your flight? Here's the answer to that, and more common travel tech questions.

In partnership with Visible, Stacker looked at what the experts say about staying safe while traveling with your phone.

This is how to avoid getting sick while camping

Establishing a few best practices will help you and your family avoid getting sick in the great outdoors. The post This is how to avoid getting sick while camping appeared first on The Manual.

'There are zero restrictions': For 'the price of a new truck' you can buy your dream retirement home in France or Italy — 3 things to consider before retiring abroad

Some might be "fixer-uppers" but they're still cheaper than U.S. locations.

I Was a Fashion Buyer for 15 Years — Here's Where to Get Summer's Comfiest Travel Clothes Starting at $23

Build the perfect travel wardrobe with these expert-approved dresses, sandals, and more.

I’ve Been Visiting Disney Parks With My Kids For a Decade—Here’s What We Always Pack, From $4

These 15 essentials keep my family of four cool, dry, and charged up at Disney World.

The Best Small Town to Visit in Every State for a Charming Weekend

Bookmark these quaint destinations for your next trip! America might be best known for its major cities, but there's more to this beautiful, sprawling country than New York City, Los Angeles, and Chicago. Those bustling metropolises are wonderful places to live and visit, but you need to know about the prettiest towns in America that are equally worth seeing. Whether you're seeking lush scenic landscapes, exquisite fine dining, or intriguing cultural attractions, the attributes of a great destination aren't limited to the most popular or densely populated areas. In fact, there are countless hidden gems throughout the United States, and we've found them. From sea to shining sea, we've rounded up some of the best small towns in every state. With populations averaging 5,000 people or less, these communities offer unforgettable experiences to suit every taste, from adventurous outdoor excursions like whitewater rafting to premier antique shopping. No matter if you're planning a fun-filled family vacation, a much-needed girlfriend getaway, or a romantic couple's trip, there's something for everyone on this comprehensive list. Add these small towns to your travel plans, and start dreaming up your next off-the-beaten path trip today.

Epcot's new era: See inside the park's historic transformation

As of June 10, Epcot's five-year transformation is finally complete. Visitors can now expect new attractions, entertainment options and places like CommuniCore Hall.

Millennial couple left the U.S. for Spain: We're so much happier now—here's how much it costs

In 2021, Jessica and Eric Smith left Kansas for Logroño, Spain. Now they say they can't imagine their lives anywhere else.

I've Been Visiting New Orleans for 20 Years. Here Are My Favorite Neighborhoods, Restaurants, Bars, and Music Venues

Though best known for Mardi Gras and its rollicking French Quarter, New Orleans now has a new polish, with boutique hotels and globally minded bars and restaurants.

16 Popular Road Trip Destinations in the U.S That Should Be on Your Bucket List

There’s something magical about a road trip that captures the spirit of adventure like nothing else. It’s the freedom to chart your course, turning off the main road whenever curiosity strikes. The joy of a road trip lies in these spontaneous moments—singing along to your favorite tunes, the scenery changing with every mile, and the deep conversations that only seem to happen when you’re watching the world go by through the windshield. Whether it’s the laughter over a missed turn or the awe of a sunset viewed from a quiet overlook, a road trip is about the journey just as much as the destination. Let’s look at 16 popular road trip destinations in the U.S.

Apple unveils new travel-friendly features coming to Apple Pay, iPhone, AirPods

Apple is on a mission to replace your physical wallet with a digital one.

Photographer spends two years with traveller families

They are one of Britain’s oldest and, in the view of those who know them, most “misunderstood” minorities. But a photographer hopes his work will show travellers and Romany people in a more sympathetic light, dispelling the myths and negative connotations that have grown up around the community. Sam Wright’s ambition may be about to be fulfilled. H...

South Korea unveils new visa for foreign K-pop trainees in tourism push

South Korea will introduce a new K-culture visa for foreigners to receive entertainment industry training as part of a comprehensive push to boost inbound tourism unveiled Monday.

Why Last-minute Flights Are so Expensive — and How to Save Anyway

Why aren’t last-minute flights cheaper? We asked an expert.

Bringing a child to Walt Disney World: Costs to consider and tips for your travels

A trip to Disney is a dream for many children. A Disney trip can quickly add up, but with proper financial planning, you can take your family for a cheaper cost.

12 HOURS in ANA's The Room: World's Best Business Class

All Nippon Airways - ANA - has arguably the world's best business class: The Room. I put it to the test and, while it wasn't perfect...I was able to draw my own conclusions!

A Perfect Northern Arizona Road Trip: An Epic RV Adventure on Route 66 and Beyond

A perfect Northern Arizona Road Trip starts and ends with historic Route 66 attractions and towns, plus all of the National Park Service giants.

The 8 Coolest Train Trips You Can Take

All aboard!

5 Luxury Travel Destinations That Aren’t Worth Saving For If You’re Middle Class

Middle-class Americans often have the luxury of being able to afford at least one annual vacation, but even they still need to save up to make it happen. After all, they generally have to account for...

Americans who moved to Latin America for cheaper retirement, starting a new life, and better work options explain the pros and cons

Some former Americans told BI they've been priced out of the US and are moving to Latin America, including to Panama and Costa Rica.

America’s Most Beautiful Vacation Spots for Horse Lovers

From exciting cattle drives to enhancing your dressage skills, these amazing horseback-riding destinations offer everything horse lovers could want.

Brooklyn Beckham Takes Wife Nicola on One of His Favorite Childhood Family Trips: 'It's My First Memory' (Exclusive)

The star chats about vacationing with his wife, Nicola Peltz Beckham, his famous family and more in an exclusive conversation with PEOPLE

Pilgrims entering Mecca for Hajj take steps to protect themselves from heat - AP explains

Muslim pilgrims have been streaming into Saudi Arabia’s holy city of Mecca ahead of the start of the Hajj later this week, as the annual pilgrimage returns to its monumental scale. (AP video shot By Bassam Hatoum)

From Peaks to Rapids: 15 National Parks Perfect for Thrill Seekers

If you’re after excitement, then this is your ultimate guide to the most exhilarating national parks across the U.S. From towering peaks that beg to be climbed to roaring rapids that challenge even the most seasoned paddlers, these parks offer a playground for thrill seekers of all kinds. Imagine zip-lining through lush forests, navigating wild rivers, and scaling rugged cliffs—all in some of the most breathtakingly beautiful settings nature has to offer. Pack your gear, brace yourself for the ride, and get ready to explore the wild side of America’s natural wonders. These 15 national parks promise heart-pounding experiences you won’t soon forget.

5 Tips Only Delta Insiders Know About, According to Frequent Flyers

Traveling can be very expensive and stressful, which is why it helps to research tips and tricks to ease the process. If you're planning on flying with Delta Airlines, there are a few tips for saving...

"A Group Of Tourists Pushed Me To The Floor": People Are Sharing The Global Destinations That Have Been Completely "Ruined" By Their Popularity

"Next time, I'll just buy a postcard because I couldn't get much closer than three blocks away anyhow. It's just so crowded." View Entire Post ›

Maine Road Trip- The Ultimate 7 Day Itinerary for a Maine Family Vacation

Ready to plan your Maine road trip? Hit the beach, raft the Kennebec River, explore Acadia, and much more with our Maine family vacation itinerary.

I Visited New Orleans For The First Time After Having It On My Bucket List For Years — Here's Everything I Did (And What I Can't Wait To Try Next Time)

Falling in love with a city never felt so easy. View Entire Post ›

How to cruise with just a carry-on

Whether you're taking a four-day Caribbean cruise or a week-long Alaska sailing, you can take just one carry-on. Here are planning and packing tips to make it happen.

Things you can and can’t pack in hand luggage – from liquids to gadgets

The Dos And Dont's When Visiting New York City

Visiting the Big Apple is a bucket-list destination for so many people around the world. Consequently, New York attracts millions of tourists every year with its fast-paced atmosphere, mesmerizing lights, skyscrapers and various activities. The Concrete Jungle definitely has a way of swallowing people up and taking all their cash if they don’t have street smarts. Knowing what to do in New York City, and what to avoid definitely pays off. I want...

6 Affordable Luxury Travel Destinations To Visit While in Retirement

For retirees, the ability to travel without time constraints can represent one of the most appealing aspects of this new chapter in life. Whether it's going on a safari in Africa, hiking on the Machu...

26 Places Your Favorite Celebrities Like to Vacation

For your travel bucket list.

What’s driving record-setting air travel ahead of summer?

Summer officially arrives this week and the TSA is already reporting some of its busiest travel days ever in what’s projected to be a record-setting year at the nation’s airports. Reporting for TODAY, NBC’s Sam Brock shares on tips to avoid crowds.

I dropped out of a group vacation—do I still have to pay for the hotel?: Tips from travel experts

When planning or opting out of a group trip it's best to be over communicative.

These Vintage Beach Photos Show That Summer Fun Is Timeless

No matter how fast the world changes and technology evolves, nothing will ever take the place of good old-fashioned fun in the sun on the beach.

This Safari Company Has 9 All-inclusive Camps That Let You See the Best of Botswana by Foot, Boat, and Jeep

I visited three Desert & Delta lodges for one epic adventure. Here's how to craft your dream Botswana itinerary.

5 sneaky travel scams that target your money and how to avoid them

It can be very exciting to receive an email, direct-mail letter or phone call letting you know you’ve won a "free cruise" or an "all-expenses-paid-vacation to a tropical island." These trip offers, unfortunately, are often nothing but a scam. And even beyond these fake travel opportunities, there are other ways scammers are trying to snatch your ha...

Flight attendants share 6 travel hacks everyone should know

American Living in Europe Reveals How to Avoid Pickpockets During Vacation

If you're going to Europe this summer, you might want to make a note of these tips to keeping your belongings safe at all times.

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

These skylines will give you a surge of inspiration.

I Spend Every Summer in Europe, and These Are the 15 Items I Always Pack — From $20

They have a permanent spot in my bag, whether I'm headed to Greece, Italy, or France.

Traveling internationally? It could be illegal to bring along these medications, according to a pharmacist

As Americans gear up for summer travel, 77% expect to pack a prescription medications, said a survey. A pharmacist shares the drugs that are likely to be prohibited when traveling internationally.

This Sunny Spanish City Is Known for Amazing Tapas and a ‘Magical Vibe’ — and It Won’t Break the Bank

Here's everything you need to know to plan a perfect trip to Granada, Spain.

Carnival Cruise Line passengers share crucial advice for fellow cruisers

The cruise line's customers share the tips they wish had been shared with them. And most of the ideas apply at Royal Caribbean, Norwegian and the other cruise lines.

A flight attendant’s secrets to surviving long-haul flights

Should you prioritize sleeping or eating? Should you exercise in the aisle? Is removing shoes a major no-no? Here’s what an experienced flight attendant says.

I’m a Retiree: 5 Ways I Travel on Just a Social Security Budget

Living on a fixed income from Social Security definitely puts a damper on those retirement dreams of kicking back on a Caribbean beach or touring the Venice canals. With precious nest eggs to protect,...

How to spot a social media travel scam – and avoid losing hundreds of pounds

How to spot a social media travel scam – and avoid losing hundreds of pounds - Exclusive: We contact a scammer who asked us to ‘follow back and DM your number for assistance’

Taylor Tourism: New Data Reveals Singer's Eras Tour Is Driving Interest in Small Towns and ‘Destination Dupes'

Expedia says booking interest on its site has increased almost 65% for cities that are part of the singer's 2024 tour, with lesser-known destinations leading the list