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Adventure

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Things to Know Before Going to Yosemite Park in Winter

Expedia | October 23, 2019
Find out helpful tips and activities for visiting Yosemite Park in winter to prepare for a safe and fun trip.

Sunset pirate ship cruise on a pirate vacation

Pirate Vacation, Ahoy! 7 Swashbuckling Destinations in the US & Caribbean

Camille Meyers | September 13, 2019
Ahoy, matey! Arrr you looking for a swashbuckling adventure for your next getaway?

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.

Animals

Boy feeding animals at Nashville Zoo

The Complete Guide to Nashville Zoo

Expedia | September 24, 2019
Animal fun at Nashville Zoo

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.

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

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Top Museums in Washington D.C.

Expedia | October 23, 2019
Discover the best science, history, and art museums in Washington D.C. to plan a fun-filled trip.

Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago

The Best Galleries and Art Museums in Chicago

Expedia | October 5, 2019
Our pick of the best galleries and art museums in Chicago

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The Top 10 Museums in London

Expedia | September 12, 2019
From the somber Imperial War Museum, to the majestic British Museum, this list features 10 of London's unparalleled museums.

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Top 10 Art Museums in the United States

Expedia | September 3, 2019
From the Smithsonian to the Met, these top art museums are an unforgettable experience. We've outlined the top 10 art museums in the United States for you to visit on your next trip.

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The Top 8 Museums in Paris

Expedia | August 30, 2019
To truly have the Paris experience, you need to live through its art. Visiting one of the city's art museums is a great way to understand the city.

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

Culture

Barcelona at twilight with warm city lights and La Sagrada Familia standing out in front of the surrounding mountains.

Barcelona Travel Tips You Need to Know

Kohleun Adamson | November 4, 2019
Exploring Spain's seaside city

Giant Gundam Statue seen on an anime tour of Tokyo

Best Tours in Tokyo for Anime Fans

Camille Meyers | October 4, 2019
Discover the best places in Japan for otaku on an anime tour of Tokyo. Go shopping in Akihabara, get tickets to the Ghibli Museum, and cosplay in Tokyo.

French Quarter New Orleans

A Guide to the French Quarter Festival in New Orleans

Expedia | September 30, 2019
The lowdown on the French Quarter Festival in New Orleans

"Welcome to Ashland" sign with blooming flowers under an Oregon Shakespeare Festival banner

What You Need to Know About Oregon Shakespeare Festival

Kohleun Adamson | September 13, 2019
Experiencing the best of OSF before the season ends

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The Top 10 Museums in London

Expedia | September 12, 2019
From the somber Imperial War Museum, to the majestic British Museum, this list features 10 of London's unparalleled museums.

Supernatural ghosts dance in a New Orleans mansion

Ghosts, Vampires & Voodoo: The Supernatural Side of New Orleans

Expedia Local Expert | September 6, 2019
Murderous madames, blood-thirsty vampires, voodoo vixens—not all of New Orleans’ inhabitants are with the living.

Food and drink

5 Areas in Tokyo to Explore in 5 Days

Shayla Silva | November 19, 2019
From Shinjuku to Shibuya, narrow down your itinerary with this 5-day guide to Tokyo.

Turkey Avocado Club Sandwich

Cheap Eats in Myrtle Beach

Expedia | October 11, 2019
Good food for less at Myrtle Beach

The most romantic restaurants that you need to try in New York

The Most Romantic Restaurants in New York City

Expedia | October 4, 2019
Romantic bites in NYC

10 of the Best Bars in New Orleans

Expedia | October 2, 2019
Drink well in the Big Easy

Grapevive

The Best Wineries around Atlantic City

Expedia | September 27, 2019
Fine wine in Atlantic City

The Best Cheap Eats in Chicago

Expedia | September 26, 2019
Eat well for less in Chicago

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

Crime scene location in New York City

10 True Crime Vacation Destinations in the US

Camille Meyers | November 15, 2019
For true crime fans, there’s nothing quite like standing in the spot of an infamous murder or strolling the streets once stalked by serial killers.

Sunset pirate ship cruise on a pirate vacation

Pirate Vacation, Ahoy! 7 Swashbuckling Destinations in the US & Caribbean

Camille Meyers | September 13, 2019
Ahoy, matey! Arrr you looking for a swashbuckling adventure for your next getaway?

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

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

Museums

5 Areas in Tokyo to Explore in 5 Days

Shayla Silva | November 19, 2019
From Shinjuku to Shibuya, narrow down your itinerary with this 5-day guide to Tokyo.

Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago

The Best Galleries and Art Museums in Chicago

Expedia | October 5, 2019
Our pick of the best galleries and art museums in Chicago

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Top 10 Art Museums in the United States

Expedia | September 3, 2019
From the Smithsonian to the Met, these top art museums are an unforgettable experience. We've outlined the top 10 art museums in the United States for you to visit on your next trip.

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The Top 8 Museums in Paris

Expedia | August 30, 2019
To truly have the Paris experience, you need to live through its art. Visiting one of the city's art museums is a great way to understand the city.

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

Music

Kiss Kiss Nightclub Atlantic City

The Best Clubs in Atlantic City

Expedia | October 5, 2019
Your late night plans in Atlantic City sorted

Best live music venues in New York– Radio City Hall

Best Live Music Venues in New York City

Expedia | October 2, 2019
The sound of music in New York City

An Insider’s Guide to the Austin City Limits Music Festival

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.

National Parks

8 of the World’s Most Beautiful National Parks as Illustrated Topographic Maps

Expedia | October 11, 2019
We illustrated topographic maps of the world's most beautiful national parks to inspire outdoor adventures.

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

Shopping

5 Areas in Tokyo to Explore in 5 Days

Shayla Silva | November 19, 2019
From Shinjuku to Shibuya, narrow down your itinerary with this 5-day guide to Tokyo.

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10 Things You Can Only Buy in Spain

Expedia | October 25, 2019
Discover the 10 best souvenirs and gifts you can only buy in Spain, such as handmade flamenco guitars and blue wine.

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10 Things You Can Only Buy in Paris

Expedia | September 27, 2019
Discover unique items you’ll only find in Paris, from sumptuous chocolate and confections to antique books.

Scenic view of Anaheim, where you can find fantastic thrift shops.

Best Thrift Stores in Anaheim

Jennifer Cuellar | September 23, 2019
Shopping your way through Anaheim on the cheap

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!

Sports

Fans cheering at the Australian Open in Melbourne

Australian Open Tickets & Things to Do in Melbourne

Camille Meyers | November 11, 2019
Expedia is excited to officially partner with the Australian Open and bring you great deals on tickets, accommodations, flights, and activities to help you plan your 2020 Grand Slam adventure.

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

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Soccer Jerseys Inspired by Regions of Europe

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

Theme Parks

First Look at Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance

Shayla Silva | December 4, 2019
Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance invites you into an immersive adventure of galactic proportions.

What to see at Disney Parks this holiday season

No Vacation Required | November 11, 2019
Sharing tips for your holiday getaway to Disney

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

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