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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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

Has saying hello to a random stranger ever totally altered the course of your trip?

Three days in Seoul will provide you with mere impressions of the city: Panoramas of skyscrapers rolling over hills like waves of concrete and steel; flashes of neon light reflecting in rivers and streams; and aromas of Korean BBQ in the air all around you.

North Dakota isn’t the first place that comes to mind when you think of your next American vacation – here are 10 reasons it should be.