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Best Backpacker Bars in Europe

Backpacking Europe is a once in a lifetime opportunity to escape the real world and connect with the road unknown. It’s the time to create lifelong memories, connect with international travelers, which is commonly encountered while at the hostel bar. Backpacker bars are an ideal place not only to save [...]

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Plan Your Florida Keys Trip Off the Beaten Path

The Florida Keys are magical—and even then, magical is an understatement. I mean, there is no other place like it in the USA, with beaches that will steal your heart, water that will cleanse your soul, and nature that has managed to remain virtually untouched despite years of tourism. Comprised [...]

5 Hot Springs to Visit in Colorado

5 Hot Springs to Visit in Colorado

Everyone knows that Colorado is home to the Rocky Mountains, which means tons of hiking and winter sports opportunities, but far fewer people know that within the Rockies you can find some great hot springs. Whether you are looking for a hot soak after a long day in the mountains, [...]

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6 Destination Bachelor Parties (That Aren’t Vegas)

Wedding season is here, whether you like it or not. Want to celebrate your upcoming nuptials with a weekend the boys won’t likely forget? Bypass played out themes and get inspired with these ideas that will result in bachelor parties that may outshine the big day itself. Muskoka, Ontario Cottage [...]

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6 Destinations for Beer Lovers

More than just hops and barley, beer is so good that entire festivals are devoted to it. It doesn’t matter if you’re a brew master looking to expand your encyclopedia-like knowledge or a neophyte who just wants to try something that isn’t served in red cup, here are 6 of [...]

The World’s Best Fashion Weeks

The World’s Best Fashion Weeks

“Fashion fades, but style is eternal.” —Yves St Laurent Maybe so, Monsieur St Laurent, but if you’re living in the moment, sartorial splendour shines bright. Regardless of whether or not you’re passionate about haute couture, fashion weeks are an excellent place to see and be seen and check out some [...]

Best Places to Watch the Sunrise in the US

Best Places to Watch the Sunrise in the US

The sunrise, that time of morning where shuteye is still in play, but for those early-morning folks, they experience bliss and serenity while watching the waking sun. Believe it or not, not all sunrises are beachfront views. But yet an integration of nature’s finest locations and pristine landscapes. From the [...]

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6 Small Towns to Visit in the USA

Big cities seem to get all of the attention; but tinier towns have loads to offer too. Whether you’re looking for a holiday destination or just hoping to find a cool place to stop on your next road trip, here are 6 US locales that are guaranteed to charm the [...]

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Best Memorial Day Parades in the US

Memorial Day is that awesome holiday that breaks the three-day weekend dry spell from President’s Day. It’s the mark between spring, and soon-to-be, summer weather to kick-start summer festivities, and give thanks to those who served in the US armed forces. It’s an ideal day to spend time with the [...]

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The Best Beds and Sheets in US Hotels

Most people travel to explore local sites, cuisine and attractions. But what about travel for those who are yearning for a good night sleep? Thanks to the popularity of firm mattresses and Grade-A quality sheets, hotels are evolving to become bed-specific destinations. If visiting one of these major cities, book [...]