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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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Dalmatian Yesterdays

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I can’t honestly say I would trade even a single tomorrow for all my yesterdays, as fondly as I remember them.

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Virginia Beach is for Lovers—But Not Just Beach Lovers

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Virginia Beach, you see, is for (beach) lovers. But it’s so much more than that, too.

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A dawn walk along the beach in Galveston may bring a sunrise view of the Pleasure Pier.

America’s Most Exciting Beach Destination?

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The jewel of the Texas coast is Galveston Island and I’m telling y’all: It’s up there with the best of America’s beaches!

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Phuket Is More Than Just a Beautiful Beach

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Phuket boasts more than a hundred kilometers of coastline, but is much more than just a beautiful beach destination.

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Two Weeks in Ethiopia

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Monasteries and hustlers and volcanoes—oh my!

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Three Days in Hong Kong

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Planning a trip to Hong Kong? Here are my suggestions on how to spend three days in Hong Kong, whether it’s your first trip here or your fiftieth.

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Two Weeks in Myanmar

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From the glittering temples of Bagan to the jewel-like islands of the Mergui Archipelago, Myanmar is unlike anywhere you’ve ever been.

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Three Eclectic Days in Edinburgh

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Here’s how to make your three days in Edinburgh as colorful and enchanting as mine were.

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