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Yes, You Can Book a Stay at These Celeb-Approved Hotels

You might get starstruck at these luxury properties.


Secrets rideshare drivers want you to know

Ridesharing has revolutionized commutes, and it’s likely that you and most people you know have been a passenger in these modern taxis. Whether it’s Uber, Lyft, Bolt, or any other service that brings a car to wherever you are, this new culture has given rise to a new etiquette, of which not many passengers are well-informed. Click through to learn some of the most surprising pet peeves, tips, and secrets from rideshare drivers themselves.


Aircrafts that disappeared mysteriously

Commercial aviation accidents are rare. In fact, according to the International Air Transport Association (IATA), more than 30 million global passenger airline flights take off and land annually without any incident. However, they can happen. And while safety investigators are often able to determine causes of airplane crashes, their task becomes more difficult when flights failed to arrive to their destinations and when they have seem to have vanished into thin air. Click on for examples of aircraft that mysteriously disappeared.


Incredible ancient Roman sites you can explore today

The Romans oversaw one of the largest and most important empires in history – these are the most extraordinary treasures they left behind.


Unspoken Rules Everyone Expects You To Follow In Japan

When you visit Japan, it is essential to show respect for local customs and manners in order to have a pleasant and seamless experience. Here are 30 unwritten rules to follow.


15 Countries Worth Visiting for an Epic Drive

Whether it's the awesome roads, incredible terrain, or lax driving laws, plan your next road trip with this guide to our international favorite driving spots.


Fancy a break in France but not keen on the Olympic crowds? Here are 8 tourist-free hidden gems, handpicked by travel experts - from a 'local secret' in Brittany to a 'floral paradise' by the Med

Eleven million visitors will descend on Paris during the games. That's great for the athletes, but not ideal if you're looking for a relaxed, crowd-free French break. Head to one of these spots to relax...


The Best Solo Travel Destinations in the United States for an Unforgettable Adventure

Whether you're looking for nonstop activity or total relaxation. While traveling with friends and family can be a lot of fun, going somewhere alone has its perks. You get to choose everything — the destination, the hotel, the itinerary, the restaurants, how much money you spend and beyond. Only one opinion matters...yours. It's also a great way to push yourself out of your comfort zone, meet new people (if you so choose), unplug, rejuvenate and bask in moments of reflection — or even just escape reality for a few days. Whether you're planning your first adventure on your own or are a solo travel veteran, choosing a destination can be overwhelming, especially if you still have a lot of places to check off your bucket list. The good news is, you don't have to go far for the adventure or relaxation you crave, because there are plenty of options across the U.S. Weighing variables such as walkability, safety, self care opportunities, number of historic sites and museums and access to nature, we've come up with a list of the best places in the U.S. for solo travelers — ranging from mountain and beach destinations to small towns and large cities. Time to book your ticket for one, plan your itinerary (or don't, remember, it's your trip!) and answer to no one except yourself for a few days.


The Most Remote Inhabited Island On Earth

Discover Tristan da Cunha, the most remote inhabited island on Earth. Find out how the island residents came across the island, and how they have managed to establish a thriving community in isolation from the rest of the world.


Going to Galicia? These are the best attractions

Galicia is one of Spain's most historic regions. Tucked away in the country's remote northwest, it's a destination where the famous Camino de Santiago pilgrimage route ends. But other roads lead to this beautiful and unique corner of the Iberian Peninsula, a place famous for stunning coastal scenery, a 2,000-year-old culture, and some of the best seafood found anywhere in Europe. And these are just some of the reasons to tread a path to Galicia. Interested in going? Click through and discover the best attractions.


International Jazz Day Celebration Travels to Abu Dhabi in 2025

"Jazz is a language of unity and a beacon of hope," says UNESCO goodwill ambassador Herbie Hancock.


The 8 Oldest Restaurants in New York City

These iconic restaurants have withstood the test of time.


13 Nostalgic Photos of Vintage Amusement Parks

What a thrill.


The Most Popular Book the Year You Were Born

We had forgotten about so many of these.


Why Malta should be your next idyllic vacation

One of the smallest countries in Europe, Malta is truly a jewel of the Mediterranean. The archipelago drifts between Italy and North Africa, and is often overlooked despite its rich history, gorgeous terrain, and abundant sunshine. Somehow this idyllic location has remained off many people’s radar, making it even more of a must-see destination. Whether you’re a solo traveler or with a family, looking for parties or relaxation, searching for the finest food or architecture—Malta has something for everyone. So when you’re planning your next vacation, skip the tourist-packed obvious choices in Europe, and head to the islands. Click on to see some stunning photos that'll have you booking tickets.


This popular travel credit card now comes with its best-ever welcome bonus of $1,000 in travel rewards

The Capital One Venture Rewards card is the best travel credit card for beginners, and new cardholders can earn $1,000 in travel rewards right now.


20 of America's Best Historic Homes You Definitely Have to Visit

Yes, it's time to plan a trip!


These Small Towns in California Are Bursting With Beauty and Charm

Nope, this isn't Italy.


Life in Bolivia's La Paz, the world's highest capital city

Sitting in a canyon over 3,600 m (about 11,900 ft) above sea level, the Bolivian city of La Paz has an otherworldly beauty. Surrounded by the snow-capped Cordillera Real mountains, the Bolivian administrative capital is the highest capital city on Earth, and the dizzying altitude is matched only by (literally) breath-taking views. With colorful local culture, delicious food and drink, and extremely affordable prices, it's a place that should be on every travel enthusiast's bucket list. Curious to know more about this stunning high-altitude city? Click through this gallery to see what life is like in beautiful La Paz.


Want to Keep Deer From Eating Your Garden? Here's What to Plant

If Bambi likes to visit your garden, this list is for you.


9 Underrated Areas to Get a Vacation Home

These under-the-radar destinations are the perfect place to kick back and relax.


After a Night at These Luxurious New International Hotels, You’ll Never Want to Come Home.

Wanderlust is not a deadly sin.


Thailand’s ‘Lost Kingdom’ in suburban Chiang Mai, where ancient temples sit beside houses

5km south of Chiang Mai's walled city, Wiang Kum Kam's restored 13th century temples are a window to the past in a modern Thai neighbourhood Northern Thailand was once part of the Kingdom of Lanna - the name meaning "a million rice fields" - which, in its heyday between the 14th and 16th centuries, extended to parts of modern-day Laos, China and My...


I recruited flight attendants for major airlines - and these are the do's and don'ts if you want to get hired (and whether good looks and being tall will help get you the job)

Ex-Emirates crew member Elena Carmen López, from Barcelona, revealed to MailOnline Travel what airlines are looking for when interviewing flight attendant candidates, from height to attitude.


Heading to Milan? These Are the 21 Travel Essentials to Pack

Don’t leave the house without these jet-setter must-haves.


The War That Shaped History

The crusades are seen as a clash of civilizations between east and west, between Christian and Muslim. But in reality, the crusades had more to do with the similarities between the two developing religious groups than their differences.


Inside North Korea’s nightmare children’s summer camps


25 years ago: the plane crash that killed JFK Jr.


Beautiful Cities in Greece That Deserve More Love

Don't overlook these hidden gems!


Tannery's 'forgotten history' shared at reunions

The old tannery, seen as a landmark by locals, has been empty for more than 30 years.


The 20 Best Luggage Brands Worth Investing In

From Samsonite to Rimowa, Tumi to Away—here's what you need to know about each one.


Get Up to Nearly 40% Off Drones We’ve Tested and Recommend

Take flight with these soaring deals.


Festivals are the closest most will get to eating like prehistoric man

Festivals – and I’m thinking Glastonbury rather than Glyndebourne here – are an opportunity to answer questions you might have had about yourself. The answer is usually no. Can you really pull off a bucket hat? No. Should you smoke that stuff? No. Deep down, do you truly enjoy Dua Lipa? No. Apart from anything else, for many Brits festivals are a r...


7 of the Most Ridiculously Long Interstates in the U.S.

Historic, iconic, impossibly long.


The best cities to work remotely

Advances in technology are making remote working increasingly popular. Having the freedom to work from any location in the world is decidedly appealing for many. If you're already a digital nomad, or are looking to move to a new city to start working remotely, then this is the gallery for you. Powwownow has conducted research on the best places in the world to work remotely. The criteria for selection included cost of living, average monthly salary, internet speed, price of coffee, and the cost of public transport. Check out the world's best places for remote working!


Our Favorite Yeti Essentials Are Up to 30% Off for Amazon Prime Day

The timing for summer outdoor adventures couldn’t be better.


Aussies expose massive flaw of new passports

Travellers have slammed the quality of the new R series passports, which have been issued since September 2022.


25 Beautiful Cities Around the World to Add to Your Travel Bucket List

These skylines will give you a surge of inspiration.


These Dog-Friendly Hotels Will Pamper Your Pup in Luxury

Save this for your next road trip.


30 islands ranked by their highest point

The world's islands are not usually considered as featuring some of the highest points on Earth. But, in fact, some of the most impressive mountains and volcanoes, most of them active, are located on islands scattered around the globe, anywhere from Antarctica to Indonesia. And many achieve some truly impressive elevations. But where exactly on the planet can you admire the tallest and most dramatic island high points? Click through this gallery of 30 islands ranked by their highest point to discover the loftiest mountain peak of an island on Earth.


Disney Parks Urban Legends And Secrets

Disney Parks are iconic for their magical atmosphere, but beneath the surface lies a collection of creepy urban legends and cool secrets. From ghostly sightings to secret areas, the happiest place on Earth is full of mystery.


Whales: Why we love and need them

Humpback whales are some of the most beautiful and beloved creatures of the sea. Monolithic and mysterious, their affinity for coastlines makes them a favorite for whale watchers all over the world. Their haunting whale songs and majestic breaches out of the water inspire awe in just about anyone lucky enough to spend time around these beautiful marine mammoths. What might come as a surprise to many, however, is that humpback whales are one of our greatest allies in the fight against climate change. More than just incredible creatures, humpbacks also help keep our oceans, and our air, as clean as they can. Want to know how? Read on to find out.


Exploring the origins and meanings of some of the world’s most famous symbols

Since the beginning of human civilization, symbols have played a vital role. These cultures used symbols as a way to express themselves in various ways. The prehistoric man carved his life experiences on cave walls, not expecting we'd still be talking about them today. Indeed, to this day, we still use many of the symbols inherited from the past. Be it in religion, political ideology, or art, we still come across many of these symbols in our day to day, often without knowing their true meanings and origins. To learn more about the world's most common symbols, check out the following gallery.


Rich Chinese tourists are flocking to Japan in search of luxury bargains

Tourists from China and across Asia are coming to Japan in search of luxury bargains, fueling the country's luxury boom.


Nazaré: the biggest waves in the world

Praia do Norte is well known by surfing aficionados as well as by those who love strong emotions and spectacular images. Big wave riders from all over the world come to this beach break in Nazaré, Portugal to surf the world's biggest waves. From October through March you can find these giant waves, which also bring a lot of tourists to Nazaré. Click through this gallery and be amazed by the breathtaking images!


13 Ways Experts Find the Most Valuable Items at Thrift Stores

Never miss a hidden gem again.


34 Rare Vintage Photos of The Plaza Hotel

It’s always been the place to be.


The Best Winery In Every State

Calling all wine connoisseurs!


US airline Delta changes uniform rules after Palestinian flag pin outcry

Two flight attendants wearing the pins had complied with airline’s dress code but a social media post sparked uproar.


Times Square through the ages

Times Square is one of the most celebrated intersections in the world. Located in New York's midtown Manhattan at the junction of Broadway and Seventh Avenue, Times Square is a tourist destination, entertainment center, and New Year's Eve must-see rolled into one. But it wasn't always so. In fact, this landmark district managed to go from dazzling to dirty and back again in just a few decades, and it's a fascinating story. Interested in learning more? Click through and take a walk through the history of Times Square.