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Adventure

Chromed out V-Twin engines are a popular sight at Bike Week in Ocean City.

The Ultimate Guide to Bike Week in Ocean City

Jennifer Cuellar | August 7, 2019
Everything you need to know before heading to Bike Week

Woman swimming with sharks in an Aquarium

11 Places Where You Can Swim with Sharks

Camille Meyers | July 26, 2019
From cage diving with great whites in Australia to snorkeling with whale sharks in Mexico, here are the best places in the world to swim with sharks.

Couple horseback riding in the ocean

10 Amazing Locations for Horseback Riding Adventures

Camille Meyers | April 17, 2019
Saddle up for adventure on your next trip with a horseback riding tour through breathtaking scenery.

Bucket List trips to Africa for a Safari

Find Adventure on these Top Bucket List Trips

Camille Meyers | February 22, 2019
Unlike in stories, adventure doesn’t always come knocking on your door—you have to make it happen.

Sunset in the harbor in one of the best places for staycations, Burlington, Vermont

11 of the Best Cities for a Staycation

Kohleun Adamson | January 16, 2019
Enjoying the local favorites and getting to know your hometown heroes

Best place to escape to in every state

Lily Rogers | January 9, 2019
Looking for reprieve in beautiful spaces

Animals

Top Rated Dog-Friendly Hotels in the US

Christie Hudson | August 9, 2019
Don't leave your furry friend at home during your next travel adventure

Woman swimming with sharks in an Aquarium

11 Places Where You Can Swim with Sharks

Camille Meyers | July 26, 2019
From cage diving with great whites in Australia to snorkeling with whale sharks in Mexico, here are the best places in the world to swim with sharks.

Lounging Panda

Travel Activities to Support Wildlife Conservation

Camille Meyers | May 10, 2019
See amazing animals while supporting wildlife conservation with these eco-friendly travel activities.

Couple horseback riding in the ocean

10 Amazing Locations for Horseback Riding Adventures

Camille Meyers | April 17, 2019
Saddle up for adventure on your next trip with a horseback riding tour through breathtaking scenery.

WEIRDEST WINTER VACATION DESTINATIONS IN THE SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE - Great White Shark

Weirdest winter vacation destinations in the Southern Hemisphere

Lara Herrington | January 11, 2019
The Southern Hemisphere offers half a world's worth of weird places to go and wild things to do all winter long.

Cute sloth on International Sloth Day

Where to celebrate International Sloth Day

Camille Meyers | October 15, 2018
Take it easy with your slow-moving spirit animal on International Sloth Day.

Architecture

5 Best Ways to Experience Florence in a Day

Expedia Local Expert | July 25, 2019
Discover the best of Florence in a single day with guided tours that take you to all the city's top sights.

26 most stylish cities in the US right now, ranked

Lily Rogers | August 16, 2018
Seeking aesthetics in these trendy fashion spots

Most beautiful towns in America: Part 2

Chloe Mulliner | June 7, 2018
Searching for beauty high and low

An interview with a luxury hotel designer

Chloe Mulliner | October 2, 2017
Learning the story behind creative hotel designs with Studio Director Jackson Butler

10 most beautiful places in Louisiana

Lily Rogers | May 16, 2017
Finding the prettiest spots in The Pelican State

Epic ways to travel solo in Savannah

Lily Rogers | March 17, 2017
Going it alone in the Garden City

Art

Famous Neptune Statue with a bright blue sky behind it at the Virginia Beach Boardwalk.

A Guide to the Neptune Festival in Virginia Beach

Chloe Mulliner | August 5, 2019
Uncovering some of the best events during the year-long festival

5 Best Ways to Experience Florence in a Day

Expedia Local Expert | July 25, 2019
Discover the best of Florence in a single day with guided tours that take you to all the city's top sights.

Summer city breaks in Switzerland

Expedia Guest Author | July 23, 2018
City breaks are a welcome escape from everyday life

Get your kicks in the most walkable cities

Kohleun Adamson | May 2, 2018
Strutting your stuff across the USA

7 alternative activities for art aficionados

Expedia Local Expert | April 29, 2018
Invigorate your next art excursion with some out-of-the-box experiences

11 US cities that feel like international destinations

Kohleun Adamson | April 10, 2018
Exploring America’s many cultures, one town at a time

Culture

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10 Best State Fairs to Visit this Year

Expedia | August 14, 2019
There's no better way to cap off a great summer than a visit at the state fair. Here we've listed out the 10 best state fairs in the country.

5 Best Ways to Experience Florence in a Day

Expedia Local Expert | July 25, 2019
Discover the best of Florence in a single day with guided tours that take you to all the city's top sights.

The Best Cities to Take a Literary Tour

Expedia | July 17, 2019
Want a vacation with more substance than a day at the beach? Try a literary tour, here are some of our top choices

4 Areas in New York State that WorldPride visitors shouldn’t miss

No Vacation Required | March 21, 2019
Planning your WorldPride + New York State getaway

A New York State of Pride: WorldPride 2019 in New York

No Vacation Required | February 20, 2019
Planning tips for your trip to WorldPride in New York

9 Things you can't miss in Beijing

9 things you can’t miss while in Beijing

Expedia | December 14, 2018
This Beijing need-to-do list is filled with epic historical sites and modern must-sees, ensuring an awesome trip to China's capital

Food and drink

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10 Best State Fairs to Visit this Year

Expedia | August 14, 2019
There's no better way to cap off a great summer than a visit at the state fair. Here we've listed out the 10 best state fairs in the country.

A first-timer’s guide through Cleveland, Ohio

Carol Cain | August 8, 2019
Exploring the highlights of this hip and cool Midwest city

View of rooftop bar in Manhattan, where you can find excellent cheap bars and happy hours.

Cheapest Bars in Manhattan

Chloe Mulliner | July 31, 2019
Exploring the most affordable watering holes in NYC

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The Best Cities for Food Tours

Expedia | July 26, 2019
Food tours are a great way to explore a new city and find delicious things to eat all at the same time. Here are some our best cities for food tours.

Where to Find the Best Cheap Eats in Miami

Jennifer Cuellar | July 22, 2019
Noshing your way through the best cheap eats in Miami

Travel Tips + Cheap Wineries in Napa

Kohleun Adamson | July 19, 2019
Sipping through the best wineries in Napa

Fitness

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Running Trails Worth Traveling For

Expedia | August 12, 2019
Running is a great way to explore a new city. These cities have great trails, races and routes worth traveling for!

Yoga Outdoors in Bora Bora overlooking a blue lagoon

7 Gorgeous Places to do Yoga Outdoors

Camille Meyers | May 17, 2019
These drop-dead gorgeous places to do yoga will have you doing corpse pose.

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How to keep your New Year’s resolution while traveling

Camille Meyers | January 4, 2019
Tips and tricks to eat healthy, exercise more, reduce stress, read more, and save money while traveling throughout the new year.

Get fit and give back with Disney

No Vacation Required | November 26, 2018
Getting healthy, making a difference, and enjoying a Disney vacation

Active outdoor adventures in Queenstown, New Zealand

Expedia Local Expert | May 27, 2018
Known as the adventure capital of the world, Queenstown, New Zealand provides tons of opportunities to get outside

Get your sweat on around the world

Expedia Local Expert | April 22, 2018
Going on holiday and staying fit don’t have to be mutually exclusive

History

5 Historic Cities with Famous American Namesakes

Erik Owomoyela | July 12, 2019
Celebrate America's origins in some of the historic cities its names come from

Sunset in the harbor in one of the best places for staycations, Burlington, Vermont

11 of the Best Cities for a Staycation

Kohleun Adamson | January 16, 2019
Enjoying the local favorites and getting to know your hometown heroes

21 of the most scenic West Coast cities

Lily Rogers | July 2, 2018
Discovering why the West Coast is the best coast

Travel back in time with cultural and historical reenactments

Expedia Local Expert | June 24, 2018
Skip shuffling through another stuffy museum, and travel back in time to get your dose of history and culture with interactive activities

America’s top dinosaur destinations

Kohleun Adamson | June 4, 2018
Finding fossils all over the United States

11 US cities that feel like international destinations

Kohleun Adamson | April 10, 2018
Exploring America’s many cultures, one town at a time

Museums

5 Best Ways to Experience Florence in a Day

Expedia Local Expert | July 25, 2019
Discover the best of Florence in a single day with guided tours that take you to all the city's top sights.

7 alternative activities for art aficionados

Expedia Local Expert | April 29, 2018
Invigorate your next art excursion with some out-of-the-box experiences

20 Must-see literary destinations around the world

Lily Rogers | March 6, 2018
Bookmarking travel plans to exciting literature-inspired cities

The best U.S. destination for every travel style

Kohleun Adamson | November 28, 2017
Finding the perfect getaway for any itinerary

Your travel guide to Columbus, OH

Expedia Guest Author | November 13, 2017
Experiencing the very best of the city

7 museum exhibits you can’t miss this summer

Chloe Mulliner | June 9, 2017
Taking a peek at the summer’s coolest museum exhibits

Music

An Insider’s Guide to Austin City Limits

Kohleun Adamson | August 14, 2019
Customize your concert weekend with this helpful how-to guide

A concert crowd cheers at the Bumbershoot Festival in Seattle.

Everything You Need to Know About Bumbershoot in Seattle

Jennifer Cuellar | August 6, 2019
Navigating the music festival with zero stress

Band plays at Outside Lands in San Francisco

Ultimate Guide to Outside Lands in San Francisco

Jennifer Cuellar | August 1, 2019
Everything you need to know to have a great time at Outside Lands

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8 Summer Destinations for Great Music

Expedia | July 29, 2019
From post-apocalyptic beats in the Nevada desert to jumping jazz in the Windy City, the summer promises plenty of great music.

best places for live music in Nashville

Where to find the best live music in Nashville

Expedia | December 20, 2018
Let the good times roll, and catch big-name stars and fresh talent by visiting the all-time best venues for live music in Nashville

group of friends walking down the street, talking and laughing with cell phones

14 cities that give you the worst case of FOMO

Chloe Mulliner | October 15, 2018
Looking at cities that have a lot going on

National Parks

How to Score Cheap Grand Canyon Tours

Kohleun Adamson | July 24, 2019
Exploring the Grand Canyon on cheap tours

10 National Parks to Visit This Summer

Expedia | July 15, 2019
Summer’s not just a great time to BBQ or hit the beach; it’s also the perfect opportunity to explore America’s national parks.

Lounging Panda

Travel Activities to Support Wildlife Conservation

Camille Meyers | May 10, 2019
See amazing animals while supporting wildlife conservation with these eco-friendly travel activities.

Best US destinations for views from top to bottom

Lily Rogers | July 18, 2018
Finding the best places to get views of America from new heights

Every state’s best destination for nature lovers

Lily Rogers | July 25, 2017
Breathing easy in these nature-loving settings

Yosemite, daughter-style

Matt Villano | January 3, 2017
Experiencing Yosemite National Park through the words of a 7-year-old

Shopping

Best places to shop in Tokyo

Expedia | November 27, 2018
Whether you're after high-end boutiques or cool and quirky gadget shops, here's a quick guide to the best Tokyo shopping hotspots

The Bernese summer – a time for friends and fun

Expedia Guest Author | July 23, 2018
If there’s truly an earthly paradise, it’s Bern and the Bernese Oberland!

Summer city breaks in Switzerland

Expedia Guest Author | July 23, 2018
City breaks are a welcome escape from everyday life

The best American towns for holiday shopping

Chloe Mulliner | November 3, 2017
Searching for gifts while supporting local businesses and vendors

Locals’ guide to Bushwick, Brooklyn

Courtney Scott | January 27, 2017
Exploring a Viewfinder's hometown 'hood

5 top London markets

Travel with Kate | September 20, 2016
Exploring London by street market

Sports

Rugby player for the Rugby World Cup in Japan

Rugby World Cup Japan: Things to Do Between Matches

Camille Meyers | August 14, 2019
Crouch, bind, set for the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan! With matches spread over 12 venues in cities across the country, traveling for the Rugby World Cup lets you experience Japanese culture and hospitality beyond the usual tourist cities.

Chromed out V-Twin engines are a popular sight at Bike Week in Ocean City.

The Ultimate Guide to Bike Week in Ocean City

Jennifer Cuellar | August 7, 2019
Everything you need to know before heading to Bike Week

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The Best Ballparks to Visit this Summer

Expedia | August 1, 2019
Nothing feels more like summer than a baseball game. We've outlined the 10 best ballparks in baseball for you to visit this summer.

How to Enjoy a Cheap Golf Trip to Myrtle Beach

Jennifer Cuellar | July 26, 2019
Saving money on the greens of Myrtle Beach

folded soccer jerseys on yellow background

Soccer Jerseys Inspired by Regions of Europe

Expedia | March 3, 2019
Jerseys that create teams inspired by the regions of Europe.

Best events in New York City in 2018

Expedia Local Expert | May 6, 2018
Exploring New York City's sporting events, concerts, and other highly anticipated happenings in 2018

Theme Parks

Disney’s Toy Story Land and Pixar Pier are here

No Vacation Required | August 21, 2018
Sharing all of the new things at these brand new Lands

A theme park map of the United States

Expedia | September 27, 2017
Seeking adventure in parks across the nation

How to visit Disney’s Pandora like a VIP

No Vacation Required | August 16, 2017
Treating your family to the ultimate Disney World getaway

Woman smiling as she ziplines over jungle in Cancun

Cancun theme and adventure parks

Expedia Local Expert | June 11, 2017
Add a little thrill and adventure into your perfect beach vacation

First look at Pandora – The World of Avatar

No Vacation Required | April 27, 2017
Sharing the details of this exciting new world.

8 hotels with outstanding amenities

Midlife Road Trip | January 25, 2017
Making the most of your guest experiences

Wellness

places to unwind

10 Vacation Spots to Unplug

Expedia | August 15, 2019
The winter months are a great time to visit any and all of these destinations, so now’s the perfect time to start planning a trip

Top Green Destinations this Summer

Expedia | July 12, 2019
Want to have a vacation that's good for you and the environment? Try these green travel destinations

Yoga Outdoors in Bora Bora overlooking a blue lagoon

7 Gorgeous Places to do Yoga Outdoors

Camille Meyers | May 17, 2019
These drop-dead gorgeous places to do yoga will have you doing corpse pose.

Winter wellness in Whistler, BC

Trip Styler | February 19, 2019
Honing in on health in British Columbia’s high alpine

Get fit and give back with Disney

No Vacation Required | November 26, 2018
Getting healthy, making a difference, and enjoying a Disney vacation

Bebe Spa Massage

Culturally immersive spa experiences around the world

Expedia Local Expert | August 23, 2018
Immersing yourself in a unique cultural experience while relaxing at the spa on your next vacation