Lists of the best of all things travel: A roundup of the world's best vacation hotspots, rugged backpacking adventures and instructions to prepare for the trip of a lifetime.
Islands You Can Rent on Airbnb
When planning a trip, we now have more options than the standard hotel or motel when we are exploring the world. Airbnb has made it possible for us to leave home and explore the world from a number of different settings. While most of us opt for the cozy feel of someone’s apartment, there are so many unique and exciting places we can now stay when on vacation, and nothing is more exciting or unique than your own island.
Overlooked Countries You Must Visit
For newly-minted travelers, it is understandable to start out by hitting all the regular tourist destinations. However I would see your Paris, Hawaii, and Amsterdam and raise you a different path, or rather many paths - the ones less travelled. The overlooked gems in the travel world offer a deeper look into the natural beauty of the world and the diverse cultures that call that place home. Some of these gems are hiding in plain site. Some you may have never heard of or even considered.
The Ultimate Packing List for Female Travelers
Packing is arguably one of the most difficult parts of planning a trip and to be frank, this guide will help, but not that much: Hey, I'm not a miracle worker. This list is born out of trial and error from my past adventures. It can be daunting to look at your bulging closet and then see the small, compact suitcase lying empty on the floor.