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.

30 Pictures That Will Make You Want to Visit Tokyo

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If you’re interested to learn how I spent my time in Tokyo, or you’re simply trying to decide how many days to spend there, today’s post will assuage your curiosity – in brilliant technicolor, of course.

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Around the World in 80 Days – For Real!

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What if, rather than using the six months (or more) most people devote to a round-the-world trip, I planned out a trip for a relatively short time? Say, 80 days, like the classic Jules Verne novel?

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Three Perfect Days in Yogyakarta

Yogyakarta-Indonesia

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Some places you travel just feel good immediately and for me, Yogyakarta, Indonesia was one of them. Use my three days in Yogyakarta itinerary as a starting point to make sure you feel as good as I did.

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Orangutans and the Treehouse of Your Dreams

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The only thing cooler than a treehouse in the middle of the jungle? A treehouse in the middle of a jungle full of wild orangutans.

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Three Incredible Weeks in Italy

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Whether you follow this Italy itinerary exactly or simply use it as a jumping-off point is your choice, but I’m certain it will be of use to you.

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Roadtripping Through Western Australia

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The New York Times ranked Perth, Australia high on its list of “Places to Travel in 2014.” Here’s a trip idea for a Western Australia road trip.

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Where Do You Want to Travel This Year?

Beautiful Bali Beach

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Where do you want to travel in 2014? Tell me, then read my list to see if there’s any overlap – maybe we’ll cross paths?

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A Very Different Kind of Vacation

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The good news? I achieved my goal of staying offline for over a week during a recent trip. The better news? The benefits of “disconnecting” for the first time in years were greater than I could’ve ever imagined.

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