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  • Wondering how to make the most of the variety of transport types available in Porto to see as much as possible of the city and the Douro Valley? Here's a guide to being a savvy traveler in Porto based on what we learned during a 12-day trip there.

    Top 8 Travel Options in Porto and the Douro Valley

    Top 8 Travel Options in Porto and the Douro Valley

    by Liz Westwood38

  • Mount Rainier is one of Washington State's most popular destinations. Home to beautiful alpine fields, majestic peaks, glaciers, waterfalls, abundant wildlife, and miles of hiking trails, there's something for every outdoor enthusiast.

    Visiting Mount Rainier National Park, Washington

    Visiting Mount Rainier National Park, Washington

    by Bill De Giulio25

  • Sarasota, Florida is a beautiful place to retreat for a seaside vacation. Gorgeous beaches (including the famous Siesta Key Beach), cultural activities, golf courses, and historical sites are just a few of the many venues for relaxation and entertainment in Sarasota and the surrounding area.

    A Guide to Enjoying a Trip to Sarasota, Florida and the Surrounding Area

    A Guide to Enjoying a Trip to Sarasota, Florida and the Surrounding Area

    by Rhosynwen8

  • Planning a trip to Costa Rica? The hardest part may be deciding where to go and what to do. This Costa Rica vacation itinerary will give you a good taste of everything the country has to offer.

    Vacationing in Costa Rica: A Suggested Itinerary

    Vacationing in Costa Rica: A Suggested Itinerary

    by Deborah Neyens119

  • A guide to visiting Charleston, SC . The city of Charleston is a lovely place to take a vacation. If you have never had the chance to see Charleston, you should plan to visit there the next time you have a chance to take a vacation. It is well worth the trip!

    A Guide to Enjoying a Trip to Charleston, South Carolina

    A Guide to Enjoying a Trip to Charleston, South Carolina

    by Rhosynwen8

  • If you’re looking for an exciting and adventurous activity for your next trip to Florida, consider doing some good old fashioned fossil hunting. The Peace River is one of the best locations for finding prehistoric fossils of the giant carcharodon shark, otherwise known as megalodon.

    Fossil Hunting on the Peace River in Florida

    Fossil Hunting on the Peace River in Florida

    by Bill De Giulio26

  • An ancient town in Central Vietnam, Hoi An is a tourist's delight. The Old Town is small enough to wander without getting too lost; and there is always an historic house, temple or cafe nearby.

    Hoi An - A Walking Tour

    Hoi An - A Walking Tour

    by Anne Harrison6

  • Planning a trip to Venice? Before you leave make sure you know your options for getting from Marco Polo Airport to Venice. The options are many and the cost varies depending on your mode of transportation. A little homework can save you a lot of money.

    How to Get From Marco Polo Airport to Venice

    How to Get From Marco Polo Airport to Venice

    by Bill De Giulio105

  • Ah, Venice. Every tourist will have their list of things to do, in far too short a time. Here are a few different suggestions for an itinerary, to help discover unseen delights in the heart of Venice.

    Some Unusual Things to Do in Venice

    Some Unusual Things to Do in Venice

    by Anne Harrison14

  • What is a magnetic hill or gravity hill? Magnet Mountain, Jabal Magnet or Jabal Baido in Wadi al-Jinn, Madinah (Medina) Saudi Arabia that has a strange phenomenon where a vehicle on neutral gear can move uphill is an example of this gravity hill. Read more for detail explanation.

    Mystery of Madinah Magnetic Hill Explained

    Mystery of Madinah Magnetic Hill Explained

    by Mazlan34

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  • La Rochelle has a huge number of shops and stores (which comes as no surprise in a touristy city), but one sector outshines them all—bookstores. La Rochelle's ample collection of "librairies" comes as an almost overwhelming (if certainly pleasant) surprise.

    The Best Bookstores in La Rochelle

    The Best Bookstores in La Rochelle

    by Ryan Thomas2

  • Considered one of the most beautiful islands in the world, Santorini certainly lives up to its lofty reputation. Come along for a tour of this stunning Mediterranean Island and I think you'll agree.

    One Day in Santorini, Greece

    One Day in Santorini, Greece

    by Bill De Giulio95

  • The Outer Banks in North Carolina is a popular vacation destination in the Eastern United States. While it's beautiful, it can get pricey. The good news is that you don't have to spend a lot of money at the Outer Banks to have a good time. From a National Wildlife Refuge to a Lighthouse, here's a look at a number of fun and free things to do in the Outer Banks of North Carolina.

    The Best Free Things to Do in the Outer Banks of North Carolina

    The Best Free Things to Do in the Outer Banks of North Carolina

    by Claudia Mitchell24

  • Lake Como is one of the most beautiful regions in Italy and an easy day trip from Milan. Soaring mountains, charming lakeside villages, and stunning scenery make this a must-see when visiting Milan.

    How to Take a Day Trip to Lake Como From Milan

    How to Take a Day Trip to Lake Como From Milan

    by Bill De Giulio36

  • The Arc de Triomphe is one of the most recognizable and celebrated monuments in Paris. Sitting atop the Champs-Elysees the Arc has stood witness to almost 200 years of French history.

    Visiting the Arc de Triomphe:  Paris, France

    Visiting the Arc de Triomphe: Paris, France

    by Bill De Giulio32

  • Cordoba is an easy day trip from Seville and is home to one of the world’s greatest examples of religious diversity and tolerance—the incredible Mezquita. But there's more to the town than that. Join me on a tour of the best that Cordoba has to offer.

    One Day in Córdoba, the Ultimate Day Trip From Seville

    One Day in Córdoba, the Ultimate Day Trip From Seville

    by Bill De Giulio18

  • Avoid the Ripley's Aquarium in Myrtle Beach when it is crowded, as the price of admission is high and the aquarium is quite small. The time spent waiting in line was easily double the time spent actually viewing the attractions. A review of the aquarium in Myrtle Beach, with our personal experiences during Spring Break with large crowds.

    A Review of Ripley's Aquarium in Myrtle Beach

    A Review of Ripley's Aquarium in Myrtle Beach

    by Leah Lefler10

  • Old Town Prague, by virtue of its compactness and pedestrianized areas, lends itself ideally to a walking tour. This article covers the top sites we came across on our visit to the Old Town, with suggestions for others you might want to check out for yourself when you are there.

    Walking Through Prague's Old Town

    Walking Through Prague's Old Town

    by Liz Westwood47

  • Just to drink the coffee in Italy is reason enough to visit. With the type of coffee drunk often determined by the hour of the day, ordering coffee in an Italian cafe is a ritual in it itself.

    A Guide To Ordering Coffee in Italy

    A Guide To Ordering Coffee in Italy

    by Anne Harrison33

  • Why spend your time wading through crowds when you could be visiting Venice's less-famous attractions and beauties instead? In this article, you will find the top nine non-touristy things to do in Venice.

    The Top 9 Non-Touristy Things to Do in Venice, Italy

    The Top 9 Non-Touristy Things to Do in Venice, Italy

    by Robie Benve50

  • Wondering what do after walking the Brooklyn Bridge? How about some delicious seafood rolls, rock climbing, or some eclectic art? Here are 11 of the best things to do near the Brooklyn Bridge.

    11 Things to Do and Eat Near the Brooklyn Bridge

    11 Things to Do and Eat Near the Brooklyn Bridge

    by Rosheda Stephenson4

  • Located on opposite sides of the United States, many potential visitors to the Disney parks ask the question: Which park is better? There are differences in the size, type of planning required, and the amount of time needed for each park.

    Disney World Vs. Disneyland: Which Park Is the Best?

    Disney World Vs. Disneyland: Which Park Is the Best?

    by Leah Lefler6

  • This is a must read before you visit Crazy Mountain Ranch, The Marlboro Ranch in Montana. This will be a trip of a lifetime. Going in the winter of 2014 was fantastic! Prepare yourself to be amazed!

    Crazy Mountain Ranch (The Marlboro Ranch) in Montana

    Crazy Mountain Ranch (The Marlboro Ranch) in Montana

    by Miss Monae148

  • Most who visit the city of Venice for more than one day will stay in a hotel on the main island. But there are alternatives, and one is to stay in accommodation on the neighbouring island of Murano

    Venice: A Visitor's Guide to the Island of Murano

    Venice: A Visitor's Guide to the Island of Murano

    by Greensleeves Hubs14

  • With just one day to spend in Athens we knew exactly what we wanted to see. Check out our full day in Athens visiting the Temples of the Ancient Acropolis and the stunning new Acropolis Museum.

    How to See the Best of Athens in One Day

    How to See the Best of Athens in One Day

    by Bill De Giulio38

  • Although Christmas is relatively new to this society, it is quite widely celebrated throughout Japan. As expected, they have their own set of traditions that may differ from other parts of the world. Here, I've made a list of some of the traditions that seem different to me.

    11 Things You May Find Different About Christmas in Japan

    11 Things You May Find Different About Christmas in Japan

    by Kiyomi Motomura2

  • Europe is the most sought after destination for immigration. That's no surprise. With its economy surpassing that of America and China combined, it has a lot to offer.

    How to Immigrate to Europe

    How to Immigrate to Europe

    by Tessa Schlesinger7

  • From cattle-dotted farmlands to the majestic ocean, here are six day trips to escape New York City and venture into the great outdoors for relaxation and rejuvenation.

    6 Day Trips From NYC to the Quiet of Nature

    6 Day Trips From NYC to the Quiet of Nature

    by Rosheda Stephenson2

  • Here are 6 fun and easy hikes in and around Acadia National Park on Mount Desert Island. The hikes are divided by location: near Bar Harbor, Jordan Pond House, and the Quiet Side, Bass Harbor area. Enjoy the hikes and the nearby attractions and you will see many of the highlights of the park.

    6 Fun and Easy Hikes Around Acadia National Park

    6 Fun and Easy Hikes Around Acadia National Park

    by bankscottage24

  • With a wealth of culture and history to excite even the most seasoned of travellers, Berlin is a city which has risen like a phoenix from the ashes. A trip during the summer months offers an experience of a lifetime, and I have no doubt that you will be captivated by its beauty.

    Experience the Wonders of Berlin in Summer

    Experience the Wonders of Berlin in Summer

    by Lorna Lamon4

  • Singapore is an exotic Asian metropolis with something for every traveler. But it is also one of the most expensive cities to have a holiday in. Here are 10 budget tips to save money with when visiting Singapore.

    10 Ways to Save Money When Visiting Singapore

    10 Ways to Save Money When Visiting Singapore

    by Kuan Leong Yong7

  • The Merrie Monarch Hula Festival begins each year on Easter Sunday and lasts all week. Tickets get sold out within days, however, so if you're interested in going to this event, be sure to reserve them ahead of time.

    10 Reasons to Love the Merrie Monarch Hula Festival

    10 Reasons to Love the Merrie Monarch Hula Festival

    by Stephanie Launiu8

  • Thinking about taking that trip of a lifetime to Italy? Well it's time to stop thinking and start planning. If you're looking for a reason to go, read on for my ten really good reasons to visit Italy.

    10 Really Good Reasons to Visit Italy

    10 Really Good Reasons to Visit Italy

    by Bill De Giulio93

  • Located in the heart of the beautiful Loire Valley is one of France's magnificent grand chateaux, Chateau d'Amboise. This chateau has the ideal setting on a bluff above the charming town of Amboise.

    Visiting Chateau d'Amboise:  Loire Valley, France

    Visiting Chateau d'Amboise: Loire Valley, France

    by Bill De Giulio27

  • Operating since the 1870's the Duquesne and Monongahela Inclines are iconic features of the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania skyline. Next time you are in Pittsburgh, if you are so inclined, step back in time and ride a funicular just for the fun of it.

    Inclined to Ride or Funicular Fun in Pittsburgh, PA

    Inclined to Ride or Funicular Fun in Pittsburgh, PA

    by bankscottage8

  • Known famously as the 'Vegas of China,' Macau is a must see if you are heading to Asia. If you are seriously considering a visit, do check out a few extremely useful Macau travel tips here!

    6 Must-Know Macau Travel Tips

    6 Must-Know Macau Travel Tips

    by Kawai10

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  • Garden of the Gods in Colorado Springs has beautiful sandstone rocks with an incredible history of formation and erosion. I frequented this park often when I was young and its beauty enraptured me. Read more to find out why.

    Garden of the Gods Park in Colorado Springs, Colorado

    Garden of the Gods Park in Colorado Springs, Colorado

    by Cynthia Calhoun44

  • If your travels are taking you to Normandy to see the D-Day beaches, consider spending a few nights in charming Bayeux. It’s the perfect place to base yourself to experience all that Normandy has to offer.

    Bayeux, France:  The Perfect Base for Visiting Normandy

    Bayeux, France: The Perfect Base for Visiting Normandy

    by Bill De Giulio94

  • No visit to Paris is complete without a visit to the grand Cathedral of Notre Dame. This Gothic masterpiece of French architecture is one of the worlds great cathedrals and is a must see in Paris.

    Tips for Visiting the Notre Dame Cathedral of Paris

    Tips for Visiting the Notre Dame Cathedral of Paris

    by Bill De Giulio33

  • Mount Teide is the largest mountain on Spanish soil. Dominating the island of Tenerife, this massive volcano is the focal point of a beautiful and important national park, as this photoessay reveals

    Tenerife: The Mount Teide National Park

    Tenerife: The Mount Teide National Park

    by Greensleeves Hubs24

  • Looking for exciting things to do with the kids in Grand Cayman? This article is filled with age appropriate things to do with toddlers, 'tweens and teens in Grand Cayman.

    11 Fun Things to Do With Kids in Grand Cayman

    11 Fun Things to Do With Kids in Grand Cayman

    by Rosheda Stephenson2

  • Are you planning to travel Southeast Asia on a budget? Read this article for practical tips on how to save money and eat cheaply, where to stay cheaply, and how to get around cheaply. You'll also find a backpacker's pictures of Southeast Asia

    How to Backpack Through Southeast Asia Cheaply

    How to Backpack Through Southeast Asia Cheaply

    by Anna67

  • If you are traveling to Rome, then you will certainly want to set aside a day or two to visit Vatican City. Check out my list of the top 10 things to see when visiting the Holy City.

    Top 10 Things to Do in Vatican City

    Top 10 Things to Do in Vatican City

    by Bill De Giulio17

  • Wondering how you're going to get around in Rome? Don't fret, this guide will give you all the options you need to help you traverse the city with ease.

    Tips for Getting Around in Rome

    Tips for Getting Around in Rome

    by Bill De Giulio10

  • A trip to Key West, Florida, doesn't need to break the bank. Here are five things to do in Key West for under five dollars (and a few more options if you have some money to spend).

    Five Things to Do in Key West for Under $5

    Five Things to Do in Key West for Under $5

    by Deborah Neyens29

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  • Don't let the bright lights and flashy billboards fool you, New York City is an exciting place for toddlers to explore. Small zoos, toddler-friendly theater, interactive museums and much more make it the place to be with your little one.

    12 Exciting Things to Do With a Toddler in New York City

    12 Exciting Things to Do With a Toddler in New York City

    by Rosheda Stephenson1

  • As the most visited and photographed chateau of the Loire Valley, the stunning Chateau Chenonceau is a treasure trove of French history. Perched over the River Cher, Chenonceau is a site to behold.

    Visiting Chateau Chenonceau:  Loire Valley, France

    Visiting Chateau Chenonceau: Loire Valley, France

    by Bill De Giulio19

  • Longwood Gardens, in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, is a wonderland of flowers, trees and fountains. Over one-million tourists visit this horticultural marvel annually. The Christmas display is one of its most popular.

    Longwood Gardens—Christmas in Flowers

    Longwood Gardens—Christmas in Flowers

    by Brian Gray5

  • A visit to the Louvre doesn't have to be an exhausting experience. With a little planning and know-how you can save valuable time and energy while visiting one of the world's most revered museums.

    How to Survive a Visit to the Louvre

    How to Survive a Visit to the Louvre

    by Bill De Giulio63

  • There are many animals in Florida that are capable of hurting you. Most prefer to be left alone, but they will strike back if they feel threatened. I thought I would put together a list of the top 10 most dangerous animals in Florida.

    The Top 10 Most Dangerous Animals in Florida

    The Top 10 Most Dangerous Animals in Florida

    by Paul Goodman48

  • Are you a beach lover? Do you love isolated islands? How about wreck diving and extreme water sports? If you love these things, then this hub is for you! Find out the best beaches in the Philippines.

    10 Most Beautiful Beaches in the Philippines

    10 Most Beautiful Beaches in the Philippines

    by Jennifer Gonzales115

  • Planning to visit Italy during less expensive periods can save you a lot of money. Tips on how to save money during a trip to Italy and what periods of the year are best to visit each region.

    Cheapest Time to Travel to Italy

    Cheapest Time to Travel to Italy

    by Robie Benve50

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