Travel Tips & Advice

9 Things to Know When Visiting Cuba

9 Things to Know When Visiting Cuba

January marks exactly one year since President Barack Obama expanded the categories of authorized travel to Cuba thereby inspiring an increasing number of Americans to add the largest – yet previously forbidden – Caribbean island to their adventure bucket list.

CDC Issues Zika Virus Travel Alert for 22 Countries

CDC Issues Zika Virus Travel Alert for 22 Countries

The CDC has issued a travel alert cautioning people about traveling to 22 countries and territories in Latin America and the Caribbean where Zika virus transmission is ongoing.

Dengue Fever in Hawaii, Zika Travel Alert

Dengue Fever in Hawaii, Zika Travel Alert

Nothing brings tropical medicine close to home like one of your own patients getting sick overseas. I received a frantic email the other night from a patient who was vacationing in Hawaii with her daughter, who suddenly fell violently ill.

Mile High & Healthy: A Guide for the Frequent Traveler

Mile High & Healthy: A Guide for the Frequent Traveler

According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, Americans make more than 405 million long-distance trips per year. This means that millions of people are often away from their routine, including making their diet and exercise a priority.

Tips for Traveling During Flu Season

Tips for Traveling During Flu Season

Fever, chills, muscle aches, headache, nonproductive cough. Feeling like you don't want to or can't get out of bed…Flu season is here!

Travel Health Tips for Mexico

Travel Health Tips for Mexico

Mexico has the most foreign visitors of any Latin American country and is the country most frequently visited by US tourists.

5 Things to Do on a Paris Layover

5 Things to Do on a Paris Layover

Here are our top five activities that will not only make the hours fly by, but also create some long-lasting memories for you to take home.

Travel Tips in Beautiful Montenegro by Alexa Taylor

Travel Tips in Beautiful Montenegro by Alexa Taylor

Lifestyle expert, Instagram sensation, model and fashion stylist Alexa Taylor recently visited Montenegro and shares travel tips and details about how to experience this amazing country like a VIM – a Very Important Montenegrin.

Asia Transpacific Journeys Makes Solo Travel Simple and Inspiring

Asia Transpacific Journeys Makes Solo Travel Simple and Inspiring

The idea of traveling abroad sans a traveling partner can be equal parts exciting and daunting, particularly when exploring faraway lands and cultures.

VIDEO: 12 Things Not to Do in Dubai

VIDEO: 12 Things Not to Do in Dubai

Dubai is a fun and frivolous playground on the Persian Gulf, but don't consider it the Vegas of the Middle East. While this eclectic city is one of the most permissive, relaxed, cosmopolitan destinations in the region, you do have to watch your behavior.

An Insider’s Tour of St. James's, London

An Insider’s Tour of St. James's, London

The Stafford London, a hidden gem of a hotel tucked away in a quiet corner of St. James's Place provides “Secrets of St. James's” walking tours with London cognoscenti, Frank Laino, the hotel's executive concierge.

City Secrets Paris: The Essential Insider's Guide

City Secrets Paris: The Essential Insider's Guide

The best way to see a city is through the eyes of those who know it best. This is the simple idea that led to the celebrated City Secrets travel guides, in which experts have shared insider information about the places they know intimately, secrets that provide a traveler's itinerary with the kind of insight that only someone in-the-know can provide.

Top 10 Things to Pack for an African Safari

Top 10 Things to Pack for an African Safari

Writer Sanja Cloete-Jones, who blogs for wildly romantic Tongabezi lodge near Victoria Falls, has made this useful list of the Top 10 Little Things that Make a Big Difference. (Don't pack them… at your peril.)

Suitcase Secrets: 10 Essential Items for India Holidays

Suitcase Secrets: 10 Essential Items for India Holidays

From the boundless energy and colorful chaos of Kolkata, to the sleepy and spiritual Himalayan foothills around Darjeeling, India leaves a lasting impression on each and every traveler.

Top 10 Tips for Buying a Vacation Home

Top 10 Tips for Buying a Vacation Home

According to Dan Hechtkopf and Reid Heidenry of South Beach Investment Realty, the 10 Investment Tips for Buying a Vacation Home include: