Travel

10 U.S. cities that can mentally transport you to Europe

A hint of Verona in Arizona? A bit of Amsterdam in Portland? You might be surprised how many delightful, inspiring, and secretly European sites we have right here in America.

7 New Year’s Eve traditions from around the world

Tired of watching the ball drop at midnight? Check out these other celebratory traditions from around the globe.

25 most beautiful Christmas lights from around the world

From Italy to Australia, these breathtaking Christmas light displays are sure to brighten your day.

Bring the Greek ruins to life: sightseeing tips for the Gulf of Corinth

One woman's family guide to exploring the breathtaking, and soul-satisfying Corinthian Riviera in Greece.

A peek at the stunning spiritual treasure that is Mont Saint-Michel

Stuck at home, but love to sight-see? Take a quick tour through this historic and mystical French abbey, a spiritual wonder of the world.

3 lessons in empathy from the warm people of Ecuador

America ranked #7 on the world's most empathetic countries list, released just this month. While being in the top 10 isn't bad by any means, we can still learn a thing or two from the #1 seat: Ecuador.

13 of the most breathtaking cemeteries in the world (PHOTOS)

These visually stunning cemeteries from Paris to Guatemala are so much more than just a scary Halloween trope.

6 gorgeous mountain towns for foodies, hikers, skiers & thrill-seekers

Pack that weekender bag! The beach is nice and all, but the best way to have fun when you only have a few days? Look up.

14 breathtaking full moon Instagrams from across the globe (PHOTOS)

Two lunar delights coincided on Friday to bring us all some truly out-of-this-world photography. Scroll through to see what the moon looks like from every…

13 glorious and historic American estates worth a visit

From a French-style chateau in North Carolina to the Ernest Hemingway house in Florida, there's an estate for every history buff in your family.

Family-friendly Canadian must-sees, inspired by the Royal Family’s visit

Let the Royal Family's September visit to British Columbia and Yukon inspire you to pay a visit to our scenic northern neighbor this fall.

Top 10 spots for incredible fall foliage

Grab a front-row seat for Mother Nature’s dazzling annual autumn show.

Weekend getaways: 6 easy-to-reach scenic escapes for any time of year

Perfect for a long weekend and easy to reach from many spots in the U.S., these places are ideal for a getaway—and you'll still have…

12 national monuments that highlight a unique part of U.S. history

You've probably seen a few of the big ones: Mount Rushmore, Lincoln's Memorial or the Statue of Liberty. But beyond the powerhouse attractions, there are…

7 lessons on aging gracefully from other cultures

"We don’t stop playing because we grow old. We grow old because we stop playing.”