Travel & Vacations

More Things Your Hotel Desk Clerk Won’t Tell You
More Things Your Hotel Desk Clerk Won’t Tell You

Hotel receptionists spill their best secrets, from how to get VIP treatment, to how often hotel… >>

8 Spots on Earth You Can Only Reach by Paddle
8 Spots on Earth You Can Only Reach by Paddle

Breathtaking doesn't come easy. You can't reach these magical, magnificent places by either car or… >>

5 Addictive Books to Read on Vacation
5 Addictive Books to Read on Vacation

Is losing yourself in a good book the ultimate getaway for you? Try these titles. >>

My Louisiana Ghost Story: Alone, Overnight, in a Haunted House
My Louisiana Ghost Story: Alone, Overnight, in a Haunted House

"No, it's not haunted," the housekeeper reassured me. "Oh, there are stories, but nobody's ever… >>

How to Prep for Life on Mars
How to Prep for Life on Mars

Tech visionary Elon Musk, CEO of SpaceX and Tesla Motors (and PayPal cofounder), has said that… >>

5 Unbelievable Sources of Found Music
5 Unbelievable Sources of Found Music

All sound is vibration, and anything that can vibrate can make a little music. Join us for a tour… >>

Word Power: How Well Do You Know Your Travel Lingo?
Word Power: How Well Do You Know Your Travel Lingo?

How many of these 15 travel-related words do you know? Because it pays to increase your word power. >>

4 Vacation Travel Trends Worth Trying
4 Vacation Travel Trends Worth Trying

Before you plan your next trip, get vacation inspiration from the newest trends in travel. >>

6 Key Stops for a Quirky Tour of the U.S.A.
6 Key Stops for a Quirky Tour of the U.S.A.

Make sure to stop by these hidden treasures on your next road trip. >>

10 Food Festivals Worth a Pit Stop
10 Food Festivals Worth a Pit Stop

Fuel up for the most unique (not to mention delicious!) summer food festivals across America. >>

What You Need to Know About the World's Most Incredible Waterfalls
What You Need to Know About the World’s Most Incredible Waterfalls

Nature provides the views, we provide the details. >>

6 Outrageous Tree Houses You'll Want in Your Backyard
6 Outrageous Tree Houses You’ll Want in Your Backyard

Have your head in the clouds? These fantastical structures are just the place to visit. >>

6 Breathtaking Views of the Night Sky That You Rarely Get to See
6 Breathtaking Views of the Night Sky That You Rarely Get to See

Tyler Nordgren, a physics and astronomy professor at the University of Redlands, has a mission: to… >>

How You Pack a Suitcase Can Predict Your Personality
How You Pack a Suitcase Can Predict Your Personality

The Holy Roller, the Carry-On Connoisseur: Your packing style says a lot about who you are as a… >>

6 Incredibly Fierce Photos of Big Game Fishing
6 Incredibly Fierce Photos of Big Game Fishing

Not your grandpa's rod and reel. >>

10 Pictures That Remind You of Being a Kid in Summer
10 Pictures That Remind You of Being a Kid in Summer

School was out and the possibilities were endless. >>

These 6 Cheesy Tourist Spots Are Actually Great
These 6 Cheesy Tourist Spots Are Actually Great

It's okay to take an escapist vacation. >>

9 of the Coolest Concept Cars That Never Existed
9 of the Coolest Concept Cars That Never Existed

These retro-futuristic vehicles, part of the High Museum of Art's exhibit "Dream Cars: Innovative… >>

Natural Constipation Relief: 7 Smart Tricks for Travelers
Natural Constipation Relief: 7 Smart Tricks for Travelers

Changes in mealtime, unfamiliar toilets: Here's how to plan for a more comfortable getaway. >>

7 Greatest Sonic Wonders of the World
7 Greatest Sonic Wonders of the World

Treats for our ears are everywhere—we just have to pay attention. A leading aural researcher… >>