Spring is here, and with it comes the innate desire for us to break out from winter’s hibernation and embrace the fresh outdoors. Not only are road trips an American pastime, but they also satisfy this Spring-induced spontaneous travel urge we encounter around this time of year. And, thankfully, you don’t need to travel far to enjoy some of the country’s loveliest scenic drives. No matter what route you travel and no matter how many detours you take, spring into action this season by road-tripping through some of America’s most awe-inspiring Spring drives we have mapped out here.
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The world has a whole lot of beautiful, jaw-dropping places—this you know. But pinpointing all of the most beautiful places in the world could take a lifetime. However, we think that these 50 regal landscapes and awe-inspiring natural wonders need to move to the very top of your travel bucket list. Between the majestic waterfalls found throughout South America, to Spain’s gorgeous beaches, to the colorful cherry blossom fields in Japan, here are 50 of the most insanely beautiful places in the world you should try to visit in your lifetime.
Earth is home to some incredibly beautiful destinations. But unfortunately, some of the most stunning landscapes, natural sites and iconic man-made structures are in danger of disappearing because of climate change, air pollution, deforestation, and human carelessness. We sadly will be some of the last generations to see some of the Earth’s most cherished places. As such, the trend of visiting these places before they disappear is fast catching on. From Venice, Italy, to the Florida Everglades, here are some of the most famous sites and places travelers should visit before it’s too late.
America has been called a lot of things: beautiful, majestic, wild, and great. And it’s undeniably all of those and more. Whether you’re driving down the Pacific Coast Highway, whale watching in Cape Cod, or waiting for Old Faithful to erupt in Yellowstone National Park, the US is full of incredible surprises. From the East Coast to the West and everywhere in between, here are 50 majestic trips in the U.S. everyone should take in their lifetime.
We’re in the home stretch, people: Spring, in all her bird-chirping, flower-blooming glory is on the horizon. As temperatures warm, wildflowers will pop up across the country, from California’s deserts to the hills of New Hampshire. Some areas lay claim to a specific kind of wildflower, like the bluebonnets of the Texas Hill Country, while others will feature a diverse medley of colorful blooms. Because there are so many places to enjoy the flowers, so we rounded up the very best locations for you. Here are 15 of the prettiest spots in American where you can break out of your winter doldrums and take in Mother Nature’s most beautiful colorful flowers in all their glory.
Looking to mix up this summer’s beach vacation? To help you choose a new destination, TripAdvisor has just released its 2017 Travelers’ Choice Awards, revealing the world’s best beaches. The travel site also worked out the cheapest month of the year to travel to each destination, and the average rate for a hotel room there during that month, to help you plan a trip. The ranking is based on millions of reviews from the website’s users collected between 2015 and 2016. It spotlights coastal stretches all over the world, including a white sand beach in the Caribbean and a beach in a scenic national park in Costa Rica. Check out these 25 winning beaches, and start dreaming.
With hundreds of cruises crisscrossing the seven seas this year, we set out to find the very best. Here a round-up of 2017’s cream of the crop upcoming cruise destinations and voyages—ships that are heading to far-flung and fascinating places this year, and that have set new standards for luxury travel. Prepare to revise your bucket list with any of these remarkable journeys by sea.
The Caribbean islands are beloved for their adventurous activities, clear waters, and stunning natural sites. Though each island has its own unique appeal, some have advantages over the others. “Business Insider” recently ranked the best islands in the Caribbean, based on the costs of hotel bookings, their accessibility, and the range of activities they offer. Scroll through the following slides to see which 25 Caribbean islands “Business Insider” ranked as the best places to visit.
No matter where you’re from, Christmas trees are usually a big part of the holiday season. New York, for instance, prides itself on its beautiful and gigantic tree in Rockefeller Center, but it’s not the only spectacular holiday spruce. From a tree boasting Rome’s Colosseum as a backdrop to a tree floating in the middle of a lagoon, here are 16 trees worth traveling for.
With winter approaching fast, it is time to think about where you will spend your winter holiday this year. These days, when traveling is so easy and affordable, you have almost unlimited choices of destinations for your winter holiday. And if you are not sure what might be the best option for you, keep on reading because this post will help you decide where to go this winter. From isolated tropical islands to freezing cities located north of the Arctic Circle, here are 25 Unique Places to Spend Your Winter Holiday.
Last month, Mastercard released its Global Destination Cities Index, which provides a ranking of the 132 most visited cities around the world. Measured by the number of international overnight visitors, the study, now in its seventh year, predicts which countries will be the most visited in 2016. From the AsiaPacific region to Europe to the Middle East and Africa, here are the 20 cities set to see the most visitors this year.
AAA predicts this year will be the busiest Thanksgiving travel season since 2007, with more than 27.3 million Americans expected to take to the skies between Wednesday, Nov. 23 and Sunday Nov. 27, an increase of 2.5 percent compared with last year — roughly 55,000 more passengers. While you won’t be able to avoid the millions of Americans traveling to their Turkey Day destinations, there are some ways to make the trip a little less stressful. Here are a few airport and flight travel tips that will help save you both money and time, and keep you stay healthy and sane this Thanksgiving holiday.