When it comes to beach vacations European seaside towns usually don't spring to mind. But these beaches offer more than just a pretty view and a stretch of sand. From coast-to-coast you will find stunning scenery with a mix of history and culture. The best part? It's easy to add on a quick trip to a neighboring European capital for a little city excursion, too.
Whether you’re taking a trip to Europe this summer for real - or just in your mind - you can still enjoy the culture through Europe’s wonderful wine offerings. Since summer is coming (in theory anyway!), warmer temperatures usually drive people to white wine which is the focus of these selections chosen by Houlahan Travel's wine expert, Stacy Dalton.
According to the IRS, the average tax refund this year will come in just a few dollars over $3000. Just enough to plan a great escape. Whether you want to run away by yourself, hit the road with your family in tow, or grab a few friends and sit in the sun these six vacations are only waiting for you to say take me away... Where will you go?
There's a reason why Italy is the number one tourist destination on the planet - actually, there are dozens of reasons - history, culture, food, wine, beautiful beaches just to name a few. Find out why Italy should be your next destination.
Solo traveling doesn't have to mean being alone on vacation. Nor does it mean you have to be single. More people than ever are heading out without friends, family, and significant others and loving the experience. Interested?
A layover can be hell - but a stopover? Most people want to make a beeline for their final destination but if you can break up that 17 hour flight with a 3 day stop in Dubai AND save money on your plane ticket, well...why not, right? And, who knows, that layover may end up being the best part of your trip. Here are some of the best airline stopover programs available now.
Colombia (not Columbia) is South America's best kept secret. For decades the country was torn apart by drug wars and conflict but today the country is safe - and tourists are beginning to look to Colombia for their next getaway. Set amidst the striking backdrop of the Andes Mountains and bordered by the warm waters of the Caribbean Sea, it's a country bursting with colonial charm, aromatic coffee plantations, stunning greenery and wildlife in the Amazon rainforest, and silky-soft white sand beaches. Colombia boasts all of South America's allure, and more. Now is the time to explore.