The 20 Most Overlooked Travel Cities in the U.S.

Skip Austin for Knoxville, and visit Rapid City when seeing Mount Rushmore. Save money and avoid crowds with these 20 insider travel suggestions. Source: The 20 Most Overlooked Travel Cities in the U.S. Continue reading

9 Small American Towns You’d Swear Were from Europe

  Leave your passport at home and book a trip to one of these. Source: 9 Small American Towns You’d Swear Were from Europe Continue reading

20 Cheeky Gifts Every Royal Family Fanatic Will Love

    It's never too early to start your holiday shopping ..... When it comes to finding a special something for your friend who studied abroad in London or your sister who made you tune in to the Royal Wedding, look no further than these British-inspired gifts. Source: 20 Cheeky Gifts Continue reading

The 2017 Friendliest Cities in the World

For years, we've asked our readers to rate a city's "friendliness" in the Readers’ Choice Awards survey , focusing on where you felt welcome. Source: The 2017 Friendliest Cities in the World Continue reading

What is hygge? A 5-letter secret to happiness

What is hygge? A 5-letter secret to happiness

A little more happiness is easy, if you add this Danish tradition to your routine. Source: What is hygge? I tried this 5-letter secret to happiness, and it works! Continue reading

What British People Say vs. What They Really Mean

A fun read about the meaning behind British phrases. I think a few of these could apply to American English as well. Novelists (and native Brits) Lucy and Plum Sykes give us a primer on Brit speak. Source: What British People Say vs. What They Really Mean Continue reading

French Yogurt in the US? Oui, Please!

French Yogurt in the US? Oui, Please!

  The first time I went to Paris several years ago, I fell in love. But this is not a typical love story. Yes, Le Seine is lovely, Notre Dame and Sacre Coeur are amazing, and Monmartre is a hilltop jewel among the Parisian lights. But the yogurt....well, let's just say, French style yogurt is Continue reading

7 British Etiquette Rules Americans Need to Adopt

You'll look more proper than ever. Source: 7 British Etiquette Rules Americans Need to Adopt Continue reading

The Perfect Day in Paris

The Perfect Day in Paris

One day in Paris is never enough. But if you only have 24 hours to experience the City of Lights, embrace your inner Parisian  with these short bursts of the chic life. Source: The Perfect Day in Paris - Diaporama - My Little Paris Continue reading

20 Places That Are Straight Out of Fairy Tales

20 Places That Are Straight Out of Fairy Tales Source: 20 Places That Are Straight Out of Fairy Tales Continue reading

Shakespeare’s world: Real places you can visit

From Shakespeare's House in the U.K. to Juliet's House in Italy, William Shakespeare’s legacy lives on in many places. Take a look at such places you can visit, some from the bard's real life while others that provided settings for his famous plays and poems. Source: Shakespeare's world: Real Continue reading

The most incredible coastlines you should add to your bucket list

Few things elicit as much excitement as spotting a magnificent coastline, whether you are landing at an airport on the coast, taking a road trip or simply flipping through photos in a magazine, coastline views always have the ability to captivate us. Source: The most incredible coastlines you Continue reading