The Calmest Cities in the World

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The Calmest Cities in the World

The world’s most notable cities often conjure images of gridlocked traffic and skylines dominated by steel and glass skyscrapers. Because sprawling metropolises are perpetually on the move, escaping the stress of urban living can prove to be difficult. But for urban dwellers who appreciate a laid-back attitude, there are a handful of cities around the globe that will lull you to a languid pace of life synonymous to small towns. Vancouver, Canada Canada’s third largest metropolis of Vancouve

The Most LGBTQ-Friendly Countries in Asia

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The Most LGBTQ-Friendly Countries in Asia

Asia is a continent full of different religions, cultures, and lifestyles. You may be surprised to learn that this region houses some of the most conservative and most open-minded countries in the world. Travelers who are gay, bisexual, trans, and anything in between can feel extremely safe and comfortable in many Asian countries. In fact, many of the Southeast Asian nations have a thriving gay scene! If you’re an LGBTQ traveler and want a smooth, safe, and enjoyable journey, we suggest headin

8 Destinations That Take You Back in Time

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8 Destinations That Take You Back in Time

If you’re a history buff, there’s nothing better than visiting a destination that takes you back in time. While many ancient cities like Rome or Paris may elicit a feeling of time travel, there are a few special destinations that truly transport you. No matter how far back you want to go, whether to medieval times or more recent eras, there’s a place for you. Hội An, Vietnam Cars are banned in the historic heart of Hội An and the only traffic you’ll encounter are bicycles and the ubiquitous

The Most Beautiful Places in Vietnam

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The Most Beautiful Places in Vietnam

Vietnam is one of Southeast Asia’s most surprisingly beautiful countries. The dramatic landscape offers everything from luscious tropical coastlines to jagged towering mountains. If you’re looking for non-stop jaw-dropping sights, then Vietnam’s natural and cultural wonders await. We’ve picked out some of the most beautiful places in Vietnam that will leave you in awe of this nation. Halong Bay Halong Bay covers over 1500 square meters in northern Vietnam, near the Chinese border. Hundreds of

5 Cities Best Seen on a Bike

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5 Cities Best Seen on a Bike

Whether you're visiting an urban city, a coastal resort or somewhere set in the mountains, hopping on a bicycle to sightsee makes sense. Getting around via pedal power is eco-friendly, economical and good for the soul. You’ll feel the sun on your face and gentle breeze in your hair as you cruise past major attractions. Enjoy having the freedom of setting your own pace and pull over at pavement cafes whenever the desire comes. So set the wheels in motion and discover our favorite destinations to

7 Best Travel Destinations for Americans

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7 Best Travel Destinations for Americans

Let's face it—there's no cure for the travel bug except to just keep traveling. Even when we’ve depleted our savings in exchange for hotel stays, delectable local meals and tacky souvenirs from abroad, we feel the urge to keep going. Thankfully, satisfying a case of wanderlust doesn't have to leave the wallet significantly lighter, if you know where to go. If you call the United States home, here are some top destinations where you'll get your American dollar's worth. Vietnam Credit: Mountain L