Coronavirus & travel: tips to stay safe when you’re traveling + a COVID-travel checklist

There’s no doubt about it: the Coronavirus situation has and will continue to impact the way we travel.  We know that — as avid travelers — many of you are looking forward to your next vacation, but are wondering what to expect or how to safeguard yourselves and your loved ones. Here's all...

10 best weekend trips from London

As one of the world’s most popular travel destinations, London is an incredible place to visit. But there’s plenty to see and do beyond the English capital. From hidden gems in cozy towns to historic highlights, discover the best weekend getaways from London. And remember: Don’t forget to bring your umbrella. 1. Make...

10 Best Weekend Getaways from NYC

With something for everyone, you might think there’s never a reason to leave New York City. But beyond the Big Apple, you’ll find plenty of incredible destinations in the northeast of the United States. Whether you are looking for a place to relax and unwind, would like to refresh your history knowledge, or get wowed by the...

11 fun facts about Venice (you probably didn’t know)

With its meandering canals, the dizzying labyrinth of small streets, regal gondolas, and improbable existence perched on a series of islands, Venice has long captivated travelers as a beautiful place that is full of stories — and a few secrets. Curious to learn more about the mysterious island city? These fun facts about Venice will help.

5 must-try Dutch foods (plus: see how Dutch cheese is made)

There are lots of different ways to get to know a new city. Arguably one of the best is through your stomach. Not immediately considered as a top foodie destination, the Dutch’ food scene isn’t the country’s most obvious drawcard. But, there are some interesting foods you should absolutely try on your next visit. Not all will...

7 incredible historical facts about Berlin + virtual video

Throughout history, Berlin has had more outfit changes than a drag runway show. Long before the German capital was famed for techno, it was home to the Prussian royals and center stage of the Second World War. Before adding Berlin to your bucket list, walk through the chapters of its colorful history. Knowing the meaning behind every...

5 ways to make art galleries fun for kids

Visiting iconic museums and art galleries is a great way to soak up the culture of a place — and a must-do for lots of travelers. But when vacationing with the family, galleries (even the most esteemed) might not make it so high up on your kids’ bucket list. While many of the world’s best galleries aren’t...

7 wine regions to visit (from your supermarket)

As the bubbles hit your tongue, you swirl your glass and breathe in the perfume of Prosecco. For a moment, you can hear the piazzas of Venice, smell the mozzarella melted over pizza. If you open your eyes, you know you’re in your living room — very possibly in your pyjamas — but for now, you’re there;...