Trip Ideas

Have a week — or 10 — to spare? My detailed “Trip Ideas” guides provide you with specific, travel-tested itineraries for short, medium and even long stays in countries and regions all around the world, from the Sahara desert to the tropical shores of Goa, India. Get inspired to travel like never before.

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10 Reasons to Visit Singapore in 2016

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Singapore may be tiny, but it packs a big travel punch, whether you explore its culture, natural splendor, history or architecture.

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A Winter Road Trip Around Iceland

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Follow in my footsteps—or tire tracks, as it were.

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Three Days in Rio de Janeiro

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It’s difficult to deny the amazingness of Rio de Janeiro, whether you’re looking down onto the city from Corcovado mountain, sipping caipirinhas on Ipanema Beach or traipsing through colonial Santa Teresa.

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Three Splendid Days in Shanghai

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Whether you’re going as part of a larger trip to China or just because, three days in Shanghai is all you need for a proper introduction.

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Three Tremendous Days in Taipei

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The ratio of awesome things to see and do in Taipei—they approach infinity—to its delightfully finite urban limits makes it a very easy city to love.

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The World’s Most Majestic Road Trip

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Think you can’t drive through heaven? Think again—and point your GPS to Alberta, Canada.

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You’ll Never Want to Leave This Ecolodge in Vietnam

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Although it’s just a few hours southwest of Hanoi, Vietnam’s Mai Chau Ecolodge feels like another world entirely. Here’s why you should stay there.

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7 Reasons to Visit Newcastle Next

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A city’s that’s at once modern and ancient, convenient but far away from the ordinary, Newcastle, UK beckons you to visit.

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