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How Not to Spend Christmas Alone While Traveling

How Not to Spend Christmas Alone While Traveling

If you grew up celebrating Christmas, it can be a bit of a downer to find yourself alone in a hotel room on Christmas Day, reminiscing over past Christmas celebrations, and missing your friends and

Favorite Holiday Drinks from Around the World

Favorite Holiday Drinks from Around the World

It’s the holiday season, our favorite time of year to mix alcohol with…just about everything. One of the best parts of traveling during this time of year is getting to sample the local holiday

Six Meats to Try While Traveling Abroad

Six Meats to Try While Traveling Abroad

One pleasure that comes from travel is the opportunity to try all sorts of new things. Whether you’re interested in skydiving, shopping in a bizarre, or trying new foods, traveling often encourages us to test our limits.

The 7 Most Expensive Hotels in the World

The 7 Most Expensive Hotels in the World

Spending the night in an exotic location with all the comforts of home is an experience that almost everyone on this planet can appreciate and enjoy.

Dance Your Heart Out: Six Dances From Around the World

Dance Your Heart Out: Six Dances From Around the World

While in the throes of travel, you may find yourself bouncing from nightclub to nightclub (or, hilariously known as Discotheques in

How to Catch a Taxi in Doha

How to Catch a Taxi in Doha

Doha is a city of splendor, a horizon of half-empty buildings built for show, expansive air-conditioned malls, and a driving culture that puts the U.S. to shame. The traffic is horrendous, walking is impossible, and

How to Tell Your Parents You Don’t Want a “Real People” Job

How to Tell Your Parents You Don’t Want a “Real People” Job

So you’ve graduated with a four year degree but your major in conflict studies or communications is leaving you high and dry. It’s time to end the charade and pursue that “pie-in-the-sky”

Everything You Need to Know About Ice Hotels

Everything You Need to Know About Ice Hotels

Where are they? Not Jamaica, for starters. Since ice hotels require constant subzero temperatures — and their proprietors like a steady stream of clientele — there are few places in the world where they can be built. In addition to the aptly-named ICEHOTEL in Jukkasjärvi, Sweden

Dispatch From Seat B, Aisle 19

Dispatch From Seat B, Aisle 19

I’m writing this from seat B, aisle 19. I’m wedged between a middle-aged Dutch woman and an older American man. This is all I know about them and all I am likely to glean.

Countries with the Most Vacation Days

Countries with the Most Vacation Days

For the working person there is one word that brings more pleasure to the ears than any other, and that is the word VACATION! All over the world people are counting down the days and