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Your guide to Jeju Island, the Hawaii of South Korea

Created by volcanic eruptions more than two million years ago, Jeju Island, has been called the “Hawaii of South Korea” thanks to its black sand beaches, tropical climate, dramatic cliffs, and amazing lava tubes. And because of its beautiful natural landscape and 360 volcanoes dotted...

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 9:00pm

11 Places Where Trash Has Turned Into a Tourist Attraction

Creativity takes all forms. Some people write sonnets, decorate cakes, or paint landscapes. Others follow a different path: they flatten beer cans and nail them on their homes, embed found objects in mazes of concrete walls, bury cars in fields, and build giant sculptures in the desert. Here are 11...

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 9:16pm

You are less likely to be bumped from your flight

Good news for travelers who fear missing a connecting flight or being the next David Dao, the United Airlines passenger that suffered a concussion and broken nose while being forcibly removed from an overbooked flight in April. Bumping passengers off flights has hit a 22-year low. According to an...

Monday, August 14, 2017 - 7:07pm

These storm-chaser vacations are every Twister lovers' dream come true

Wish you could tornado watch for your full-time job? Watch tornado videos in your spare time? Does the phrase “tornado warning” excite you? Well, your love for the movie Twister is about to come to life, thanks to Extreme Tornado Tours. Yes, you read that right. Tornado tours are, in...

Monday, August 7, 2017 - 5:29pm

The dangerous security risks of Airbnb rentals

Airbnb has over 40,000 listings in New York City, thousands of which are estimated to be illegal by state housing laws.    For years, Airbnb has operated under a veil of secrecy by refusing to provide hosts’ listing addresses to law enforcement officials who are tasked with...

Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 4:48pm

Finally! A simple trick to get rid of sandy beach feet

Picture this: It’s a perfect, late summer beach day. You play a rousing game of frisbee with your friends, knock off that Jay McInerney novel that’s been on your reading list for, oh, two years and enjoy a series of heavenly food truck delights that take you back to childhood memories....

Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 3:03pm

We bet you’ve never heard of the world’s largest archipelago

Have you heard of the Aland Islands? Turku Archipelago? These are a few of the spots you have to visit off of Finland’s coast. If you’re anything like us, you’re always on the hunt for a new and exciting travel destination. Architecture hunting in Portugal? Painkiller (it’s...

Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 1:09pm

Beware: Some ticks can make you deathly allergic to meat

It’s enough to strike fear into the hearts of even the most casual steak lover. While ticks carry a whole host of diseases with them — including debilitating Lyme disease — there’s another side effect that’s spreading: meat allergies. What causes meat allergies? A...

Monday, July 31, 2017 - 1:33pm

7 reasons to go to St. Croix right now

If you’re in need of a tropical island escape, look no further than St. Croix, the largest and perhaps most undiscovered of the U.S. Virgin Islands. Made up of two main towns on opposite sides of the island (Christiansted on the eastern side and Frederiksted on the western side), its long...

Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 11:03am

How to have an overnight adventure in one of NYC's most scenic parks

Last time we checked, New York City, burgeoning metropolis that we love, and glamping (for those not in the know, that’s the buzzy slang for glamorous camping), didn’t mix. Until now. Starting in mid-August, luxury camping company, Terra Glamping will be launching the highly-anticipated...

Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 5:44pm

Mount Rushmore presidents: Who they are and when they were added

President Donald Trump pulled a kidding-not-kidding on Tuesday when he suggested his visage appear on the Mount Rushmore National Memorial, but could (or should) his face really grace the stone next to the four leaders of the United States memorialized on the mountain? What is Mount Rushmore?...

Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 5:12pm

We're not ready for Disney's immersive Star Wars experience

Think you know immersive? Disney just redefined the game. The first photos and descriptions of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, the new themed expansions under construction at both Disneyland in California and Walt Disney World in Florida, are out, and they're about to create a whole new genre...

Monday, July 24, 2017 - 11:58am

This guy wants to give you his first class ticket, but you'll have to find him first

If you’re like most travelers, the closest you ever get to first class is walking through it on your way to economy seating, but catching glimpses of the champagne, extra leg room and person pillows sure does make it look pretty good. Well, one travel blogger is looking to share the wealth...

Friday, July 21, 2017 - 4:06pm

WOW Air says it plans to pay customers to fly with them

There could be a day when an airline will pay you to fly with them, according to the CEO of WOW Air. Skúli Mogensen, founder and CEO of low-cost carrier WOW Air, says he sees a day when customers will be paid by the airline to fly with them. “I can see a day when we pay you to fly,”...

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 2:44pm

Less-than-magical requirements for Disney princesses

If you’ve ever dreamed of being a real-life Disney princess, you might expect The Magic Makers, Disney World, to have some requirements. But what these ladies go through is a lot tougher than trying to squish your foot into a tiny glass slipper. First, you have to look the part, or rather,...

Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 8:48pm

Best times to book a flight for summer travel

If you’re looking to plan a last-minute trip to get the most out of your summer, but you aren’t sure when to get the best summer travel deals, then we’ve got you covered to help you find the cheapest flights. Travel site Kayak.com has crunched the numbers and analyzed summer...

Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 7:37pm

Here's how to skip the lines at Disney every time

Disney: America’s iconic theme park has a reputation for long lines, and as the economy improves, they’re only getting longer. Since the park in Anaheim, California re-opened for the season, some rides boast wait times as long as five hours, though thankfully that seems to be the...

Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 5:21pm

Disney reveals plans for 'Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge' at D23 Expo

“Star Wars” fans rejoice! Disney has just released the first photos of “Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge,” a new "Star Wars" theme park opening at Disneyland, during a special preview event at the Walt Disney Parks and Resorts’ “A Galaxy of Stories...

Monday, July 17, 2017 - 9:18pm

Here’s How You Can Still Visit Cuba

Despite the recent rollback of the Obama administration's loosened restrictions on travel to Cuba, it is still possible to visit the island nation legally — with a lot of caveats. First, let’s clarify some things. Under the Obama directives, outright tourism was never allowed....

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 12:16pm

How to book the cheapest flights for your next Christmas vacation

Summer is here, and while many of us are thinking about our next trip to the beach, now is also the best time to book the cheapest flights for Christmas holiday travel. According to Cheapflights.com, now is the best time to get the lowest prices for holiday season flights. Their travel experts...

Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 5:39pm