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8 of the Most Peaceful Destinations in the World

8 of the Most Peaceful Destinations in the World

A vacation is supposed to be a break from the stress of your everyday obligations and routines. Sometimes, that means taking a beach vacation with drinks with paper umbrellas floating in them and dance parties until the wee hours of the morning. Alternatively, sometimes you just want some peace and […]

8 Breathtakingly Romantic Valentine’s Day Destinations

8 Breathtakingly Romantic Valentine’s Day Destinations

While Valentine’s Day falls perfectly on a Sunday this year, what a great opportunity to take a long weekend getaway with your loved one. Whether it’s only minutes from your home or halfway across the world, there are plenty of romantic destinations to make your perfect Valentine’s Day come true. […]

What Country Should You Live In Based on Your Chinese Zodiac Sign?

What Country Should You Live In Based on Your Chinese Zodiac Sign?

Ever wondered whether you’re living in the right country? While there are many things that can help determine what your ideal location might be, I bet you didn’t think your birth date was one of them. According to the Chinese Zodiac, people are born as one of 12 animals, depending […]

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Lonely Planet’s Top 10 Countries to Visit in 2016

If you’re having trouble deciding where to travel in 2016, you’ll be happy to know that Lonely Planet—the company behind those awesome travel guidebooks—has you covered. Lonely Planet recently revealed its top 10 must-see countries for 2016, and we’re pretty excited. The list travels across multiple continents, covers climates hot […]

7 Best Places for Solo Female Travelers

7 Best Places for Solo Female Travelers

Traveling alone is one of life’s most amazing opportunities. Every year women are seeking new adventures to discover the world on their own terms. From hiking mountains to meditating in temples, these seven destinations are safe and offer budget-friendly accommodations. When searching for the best places to visit as a […]

7 Best Winter Destinations in Europe

7 Best Winter Destinations in Europe

During the summer, major European cities are chock-full of travelers exploring sites and sipping lattes at a street side café. In the winter, not only are cities less crowded, but some places are best explored during the snowy season. Innsbruck, AustriaNot only is Innsbruck gorgeous with the snowcapped mountains glistening […]

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5 Great Places to Celebrate Winter

Despite its often less than stellar reputation, winter is a great time to get out there and really celebrate the joys of the season. After all, sleigh rides and hot cocoa just don’t quite give off the same level of coziness in July. From the famous Canadian winter carnival to […]

7 Must Try European Holiday Foods

7 Must Try European Holiday Foods

In Europe, Christmas is a big deal. It’s so big that each country serves up its holiday specialties months before the big day. Christmas has deep roots in Europe where many recipes date back to the medieval era. Whether you are home for the holidays or spending the winter months […]

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Europe’s Most Beautiful Christmas Markets

December’s holiday season boasts some of the year’s’ best signature cocktails, shopping events, family gatherings and parties. Though there is one event that has it all, and it even starts in November: the Christmas markets. There is something special about Christmas markets that warms your heart and fills your soul […]

7 Types of Sea Turtles

7 Types of Sea Turtles

Today, there are seven sea turtles that exist in the ocean. The term “sea turtle” may classify turtles to sound the same, but all seven turtles are different from one another. Green Sea TurtleWhen people think of sea turtles, they often envision the green sea turtle. These turtles weigh about […]