When I was spending my high school years in New Jersey, all I could dream about was getting out and exploring the world. Now that I’m middle aged with two young kids growing up in Europe, New Jersey doesn’t look so bad… at least when it comes to thrill rides. Amusement parks are the best in the U.S. with the wide array of rides, safety standards, cleanliness and kid-friendly fun.
Set among the palaces and gardens of the historic Malá Strana district, the Mandarin Oriental, Prague is built on the site of a 14th-century monastery and is utterly peaceful. If you’re looking for something a little more modern and quirky, try the Hotel Josef, with its comfy beds and funky bathrooms.
Explore the world When living abroad, you not only get to experience the country you’re living in, you get to travel to other far away places that aren’t so far away anymore. Studying abroad affords you the opportunity to hop on a train and get a quick and cheap Ryanair flight to get you anywhere in Europe in a few hours.
Surfing the Internet while flying used to feel like a modern miracle. But in the decade since airlines first began rolling out the service, we’ve come to expect that most flights will have some kind of web access. Checking email, Facebook and Twitter from the air has begun to feel like an essential — one we’re willing to pay for.
Make a splash on your next family vacation with a wet ‘n’ wild ride down one of GAYOT’s favorite water slides. Found in luxury resorts from Jamaica to Las Vegas, these slippery attractions boast body-twisting tube rides, exhilarating drops and even a few slides through shark tanks. Once you’ve …
There’s just something about this city that makes your heart skip a beat, especially when wandering those iconic cobblestone streets with your sweetheart. So, what better way to commemorate your fairy-tale jaunt through the City of Lights than by making a “love lock” together? Whether you’re honeymooning tourists or local lovebirds, this bonding activity is widely-recognized by couples across the globe.
A Transportation Security Administration agent at New York’s LaGuardia Airport was arrested after being accused of luring a woman to an airport bathroom under the pretense of a security search and molesting her, authorities said on Friday. The suspect, identified by officials as Maxie Oquendo, …
Photo by Christin Healey, Explorer for The Outbound Collective It’s not too late to get that summer camping trip in the books and any one of these 23 campsites would make for an amazing trip. Rally the crew, pack up the car, and head out to sleep under the stars at one of these beautiful American campsites.
Train passengers should find the cheapest fares themselves because companies are under ‘no obligation’ to do it for them, one of Britain’s biggest rail firms has claimed. First Great Western said its staff are told to presume that passengers have already looked for the cheapest deals before they make a purchase.
Business travellers to London always have plenty of options for exploring the city after the workday is done. But this fall, visitors have a few special evening activities to choose from in addition to the usual possibilities like the London Eye (open until 8:30 p.m. daily) and the observatory at The Shard, which offers London’s highest view until 10 p.m. daily through Oct. 31 (last entry at 9:30 p.m.).