Category: where to go

Bocas del Toro, Panama Hotels, Where to Stay

Dreaming of an off-the-beaten-path, tropical escape? Put Bocas del Toro on your radar. This archipelago off Panama’s Caribbean coast packs in jungle scenery, virgin beaches and some of the best underwater sights — but...

Best Places to Travel in July

Summer vacation is in full swing and the best places to travel in July include festivals celebrating everything from flying kites to reggae to scuba diving. Oh, and dozens of Ernest Hemingway look-alikes running...

4th of July Drinks: Firecracker Drink Recipe

What’s the 4th of July without watermelon? Have yours with rum thanks to this refreshing libation. How did the drink get named the Firecracker? We’re guessing it’s that sneaky addition of cayenne pepper. Bam!...

4th of July Drinks | Islands

What’s a 4th of July holiday without some red, white and blue cocktails? Here are some fun 4th of July drinks that will have you feeling extra patriotic. The 4th of July is hot....

Hawaii Airbnb: 8 Best Rentals

Planning a trip to the Aloha State? Live like the locals do and book stay on Airbnb. From spacious villas with private pools to beachfront bungalows, here are the best Airbnb rentals we found...

Most Romantic Hotels in the Northeast U.S.

Island romance need not always involve a tropical locale. The islands of the Northeast, reachable by ferry, car, plane or train, are rich in a passionate trifecta of natural splendor, charming history and the...

How to Move to Italy’s Amalfi Coast

When Seth Snider settled on relocating to Salerno, a town just south of Naples on the coast, he found it by happy accident. It was 1997, and he’d just graduated college. Law school didn’t...

Best Tiki Bars in the U.S.

Tiki culture emerged in the 1930s, pioneered by Tiki trendsetters Don the Beachcomber and Trader Vic. The movement enjoyed a resurgence in the ’50s and ’60s but once again fizzled to the margins. Happily,...

Music Festivals in the Caribbean

You probably don’t need an excuse to plan a Caribbean vacation, but the chance to see your favorite musicians would definitely be an added bonus. From reggae to rock to jazz, these are the...

3 Events not to miss in the Cayman Islands

The Cayman Islands are the perfect place to escape, chill out, and relax. Better yet, the Islands are always celebrating something, from their Caribbean Heritage to Elite Sporting Events; there is something to do...

Top 10 Unique Cruise Ship Attractions

Cruise lines have long been one-upping each other to show off the most over-the-top attractions at sea. From the first go-cart racetrack to a water slide with a 10-story plummet to a skydiving simulator,...

4 Events not to miss in the Cayman Islands

The Cayman Islands are the perfect place to escape, chill out, and relax. Better yet, the Islands are always celebrating something, from their Caribbean Heritage to Elite Sporting Events; there is something to do...