8 Things to Know About Travelling in Your 20s

Take advantage of your freedom You’ll never have fewer commitments, so spend that time wisely and book off-peak. See more places and visit out of tourist season for an authentic experience. Hang out with locals Make friends in towns and cities around the world. Not only will you broaden your horizons but you’ll also have a couch to [...]


Travel to Chile – What should I know before I go?

You’re never far from the ocean in Chile, a sliver of land squeezed between the Andes and the Pacific. But this is not solely a beach destination—the country encompasses a bone-dry desert, sprawling glaciers, and snow-covered volcanoes that perpetually smolder. The variety of attractions here, from the city of Santiago to first-rate vineyards, sprawling ranches [...]

Scandinavia for first-timers: 4 Ideas

1. Gothenburg and the west coast, Sweden Why should you go? For the super-fresh seafood, for the locally brewed beer and laid back bars, and for the car-free islands that lie just offshore, where you can swim in cool, clear waters. 2. Skagen, Denmark The town is dotted with galleries, workshops and antiques shops. Cycle a few kilometres [...]

7 Best Things to Do in Perugia, Italy

Perugia is the capital of Italy's Umbria region; a substantial town with a number of historical attractions and good transport links. Over the centuries Perugia has been dominated by numerous different peoples, evidence of which can be found in the many archaeological remains. Perugia is also a well-known cultural and artistic centre of Italy. The city hosts multiple [...]

8 Reasons Why You Should Visit Wales

Rich in history and natural beauty, Wales has a living Celtic culture distinct to the rest of the UK. Travelers are attracted to Wales because of its beautiful landscape, including the mountains and coast of its stunning national parks, the wealth of history and large number of imposing castles. Here are 8 reasons why you [...]


Most people know Spain as the home of paella, tapas and some of the best football clubs in the world. There’s so much more to Spain than what you see in pictures, so much more to Madrid than just a tourist destination. You have to be there to feel it, to be stunned by the grandeur of the [...]

The 10 Best Islands in the World

Every year, Travel + Leisure releases a ranking of hotels, cities, cruise ship lines, islands, and other travel categories, dubbing a select few the "world's best." The ranking is based on the results of a reader survey, in which participants rate their travel experiences. This year, the list includes three islands in the US, (Hilton [...]