13 Underrated Travel Destinations You Can Visit Without a Passport

It's time to pack your bags.

Experience Chihuly Nights at the Atlanta Botanical Garden

The Chihuly in the Garden exhibit features works of blown-glass art to help mark the Atlanta Botanical Garden's 40th anniversary. Experience Chihuly Nights.

These melting mountain peaks could kill thousands. Can science help?

In the Alps, scientists are scrambling to put systems in place that warn people when to flee the climate change-driven landslides and floods caused by glaciers falling apart.

What is an avigation easement?

A property with an avigation easement, also called an aviation easement, is likely near an airport that needs rights to the airspace overhead.

What A Typical Breakfast Looks Like In Egypt

Egypt has much more to offer than popular tourist stops. Consider the Egyptian cuisine, for one, which is as rich as the country's ruins and world wonders.

Would you take a cruise without such COVID-19 testing, vaccination and masks? MarketWatch asked health experts to weigh in.

Norwegian drops requirements for COVID-19 testing, vaccination and mandatory masking.

Amazing places in Pennsylvania to experience beautiful culture

This city is known to many as the site where many conservative Pennsylvania Dutch immigrated in the 1800s. The menu of attractions here, however, is far from conventional. America on Wheels, for instance, showcases automobiles from the first gas-powered cars to more futuristic models. Meanwhile, the breweries and vineyards in and around the city sh...

Off-peak travel: 10 places in US to visit in January

Bar Harbor is a historic tourist town on Mount Desert Island, which is home to the beautiful Acadia National Park. It offers salty sea air, soft sandy beaches, granite cliffs, and a plethora of outdoor activities. Click here to explore more on Microsoft Travel.

Dad's Video Diary of Taking a 'Royal Caribbean' Cruise With His Baby Has People Obsessed

Everyone is so envious of the life this baby is living.

States with the most reported rental scams

Curious which states have the most reported rental scams? Palm Paradise Real Estate compiled this list using data from the Better Business Bureau.

24 Most Beautiful National Parks in the United States

Here, we rounded up the most beautiful national parks to visit in America, from the Grand Canyon to Yosemite to Great Sand Dunes.

15 Things Smart Travelers Always Do Before a Flight

Frequent fliers share their favorite tips to ensure a smooth travel day. The post 15 Things Smart Travelers Always Do Before a Flight appeared first on Reader's Digest.

Discover Cyprus, one of the oldest civilizations in the Mediterranean

Anchored in the Eastern Mediterranean, Cyprus lures tourists with its crystal-clear waters, pristine beaches, and a fascinating history that dates back to antiquity. From ancient Greek and Roman ruins to Crusader castles and medieval monasteries, Cyprus dazzles with its cultural and historic visitor attractions. And much more! This is an ideal destination for nature lovers and outdoor adventure enthusiasts, too. Browse the gallery for ideas of where to go and what to do.

These Sale Picks Will Be the Most Popular Holiday Gifts This Year

Every year, new gifting trends emerge around the holidays. The only problem is waiting until Black Friday or even Christmas Eve to buy those gifts. By that point, it’s complete madness. The shelves will be emptying faster than employees can stock them, and products will be selling out online everywhere you look! This year, we […]

Most Common Myths Surrounding Porta Potties

Porta potties get a bad rap when it comes to sanitization and appearance. But what’s the real story? Here we debunk the common myths surrounding their use.

It's National Taco Day! Here's where to get free tacos

On October 4, restaurants and brands are rolling freebies and discounts in honor of National Taco Day.

Missing people who were found alive

When someone goes missing, it's devastating for their loved ones, and the police are under immense pressure to find them within a short period of time. If it goes on for too long, the chances of that person turning up alive, or at all, drop considerably. The statistics are not encouraging and many families wait months or even years without any closure or comfort. However, every now and again, there's an extraordinary case where a missing person turns up alive and well as much as 20 years after they disappeared. Click through this gallery to read up on some of the craziest missing person stories that had a happy(ish) ending.

Cherokee Nation makes historic investment in Vinita with grand opening of new cultural, welcome center

News Release Cherokee Nation Travelers on iconic Route 66 now have a new stop to add to their itinerary with the opening of the Cherokee Nation Anna Mitchell Cultural & Welcome Center. Named in honor of the late Cherokee National Treasure Anna Belle Sixkiller Mitchell, the center shares the ...

Time for Top-Ranked Airlines ETF (JETS)?

U.S. Global Jets ETF JETS is off 28% this year and is down 12% past month. However, the losing trend might reverse soon. Travel ETFs will surge on optimism that consumers will continue flying this year in the holiday season despite higher fares. A ‘huge surge in travel’ this holiday season is expected this holiday season, per economists, as quoted on Yahoo Finance. In 2020 and 2021, holiday travelling was under pressure due to heightened fear of...

Top 20 Ski Resorts in North America: Readers’ Choice Awards 2022

The best ski resorts in the US and Canada.

The Best Disney World Restaurants

Dining at Walt Disney World can definitely be an experience. There are plenty of different options – with choices available regardless of your budget. From Disney Character meals to quick-service restaurants, you definitely won’t go hungry on your family vacation. Here’s our guide to the best Disney World restaurants. If we left your favorite off …

Air Canada condemned for claiming Covid restrictions on travel were ‘not justified by science’

Air Canada condemned for claiming Covid restrictions on travel were ‘not justified by science’ - The airline’s executive vice-president and chief operating officer’s remarks were widely criticised on Twitter

35 Creepy Abandoned Cities and Ghost Towns Around the World

From submerged cities and quiet villages overtaken by nature to eerie haunted islands, these mysterious abandoned cities will give you the chills The post 35 Creepy Abandoned Cities and Ghost Towns Around the World appeared first on Reader's Digest.

A Look Inside the Defining Era of 1950s Las Vegas

See the best photos before the EDM takeover.

The most undignified royal deaths in history

The idea of a monarchy is very grand. In history, many monarchs believed that they were chosen by God to rule and thus had some sort of divine superiority. Well if they were chosen by a higher power, then that higher power didn't want them to be immortal, that's for sure! Not all kings are dignified in life, but these ones certainly weren't dignified in death. Some died through unfortunate accidents, and others through pure stupidity. Click through this gallery to learn about the most embarrassing and unpleasant ways royals have died throughout history.

Some cruise fares have dropped as low as $26 a day as lines struggle to fill ships for fall

Looking for a last-minute fall vacation that won’t break the bank? Consider a cruise. With bookings for fall sailings weaker than expected, some cruise lines are offering wildly low rates to fill ships in the coming months. At one major cruise brand, Carnival Cruise Line, base fares for some four-night fall sailings have dropped as …

Adorable animal blessing ceremonies from around the world

Humans and animals have shared a special relationship for as long as history has been recorded. The Roman Catholic Church has different patron saints in honor of animals, most notably St. Francis of Assisi and St. Anton, but other cultures, including Buddhist ones, also celebrate animal blessing traditions. So it is unsurprising that some of these animal ceremonies have been celebrated year in and year out since the Middle Ages. Browse the gallery for adorable photos of animals of all kinds participating in these ceremonies around the world.

5 Beautiful Italian Coastal Areas You Need to Visit

Source: @brendangreenway Italy has always been a beautiful country that we see on television or on postcards, and to explore the country would be a dream. Beaches with breathtaking views are scattered around town, with architecture and fabulous seafood waiting for people to devour. It is the ideal holiday destination for many people and...

Where To Stay In Seattle (Our Favorite Hotels!)

I’ve traveled to Seattle a handful of times now and from my first visit years ago, it’s always been one of my favorite West Coast cities. From from misty mornings…

How California’s Salton Sea went from vacation destination to toxic nightmare

And why the shrinking lake might be key to meeting America's clean energy goals.

9 Things to Do in Bellevue Washington, One of The Best Mid-Sized Cities in America

Take a drive across Lake Washington from Seattle and you'll find yourself in the upscale city of Bellevue, one of the trendiest suburbs on the Eastside and the fifth largest city in Washington state.

10 Scenic Towns To Visit In Georgia's Blue Ridge Mountains

Georgia's Blue Ridge Mountains is full of charm and home to some of the most scenic towns in the U.S.

8 Things to See and Do In Dublin, Ireland

The Republic of Ireland's capital city, Dublin is steeped in rich culture and history. Discover the best things to do in Dublin, Ireland!

21 Secrets Hotels Won’t Tell You

Everything is negotiable. The post 21 Secrets Hotels Won’t Tell You appeared first on Reader's Digest.

The 7 Best Kirkland Brand Products to Buy at Costco

Why pay more when you can snag products that are better and less expensive than the big name brands?

Bizarre stories from inside North Korea

Even if you don't know much about North Korea, you know it's it one very different place. The country is infamous for nuclear threats, political tension, and its strict dictatorship under Kim Jong-un. Few have managed to escape or enter the North Korean bubble, but those who did it have some very strange stories to tell. Click through the gallery to find out what really goes on in the "Hermit Kingdom."

£22,000,000 superyacht 'can travel underwater for four days'

Below deck.

How to Make the Big Holiday Dinner

This is Part One of a special series that I’ll be posting all this month and next to help you make your own delicious Big Holiday Dinner with a minimum of stress and anxiety. This was originally published in 2015 as a guide to making Thanksgiving Dinner, but kinda grew, since people don’t necessarily celebrate… Read More »How to Make the Big Holiday Dinner

The Pacific Is Destined to Vanish as Earth's Continents Meld Into a New Supercontinent

The Pacific Ocean's days are numbered, according to a new supercomputer simulation of Earth's ever-drifting tectonic plates. The good news? Our planet's oldest ocean still has another 300 million years to go. If the Pacific gets lucky, it might even celebrate its billionth birthday before finally trickling out of existence. But researchers at Curtin University in Australia think the ocean is likely to be swallowed up before that. In its final...

This Stylish New Dinner Spot Brings Sweet and Sour Quail to Civic Center

A running list of the restaurant and bar openings in San Francisco, Oakland, and the Bay Area

Hurricane Ian leaves trail of destruction on Florida's tiny Pine Island

Residents are digging out, cleaning up -- and wondering when the government will start providing relief supplies.

The Perfect Drinks For a Costa Rica Vacation

Need inspiration for a tropical beach drink for your vacation? Check out these top drinks perfect for sipping beach-side in Costa Rica.

Limelight Snowmass Hotel Is One Of Best Family Ski Resorts Around

The Aspen-based hotel offers a wide world of access and family fun during the winter — but is well worth visiting during any season.

Cultural Calendar: Where to Go and What to Cook in October

From a festival celebrating the world’s most expensive spice to a plant-based extravaganza in Thailand, here’s what our editors are digging into this month.

10 Great Alabama Beaches and Places Where You Can Stay

The warm waters of the gulf and soft white sand make Alabama beaches a prime location for laid-back beach lovers.

Cuccidati: Sicily's Delectable Fig-Stuffed Cookies

Many different cultures have delicious dishes made to celebrate different occasions. Hailing from Sicily, the cuccidati is a fig-stuffed treat for the holidays.

Germany: Eurowings pilots to go on strike on Thursday

Pilots are seeking increased time off between flights and a reduction of maximum working hours. Union representatives said it has been years since management tried to improve conditions.

What's in your basket? The oddest Halloween candies in America

Every Halloween, trick-or-treaters are surprised by the odd, gross, disgusting and weird candy that they find in their pillowcases — and that's just when they discover that they've been given candy corn.

6 Kick-A*s Things To Do In Madison, Wisconsin

It’s not like I needed any more reasons to love Wisconsin. After my midwest road trip, when I visited Bayfield and the Apostle Islands and Milwaukee, I was all in on this underrated, under-visited, and under-talked-about state. No changing my mind. And then Madison came along to steal my heart, too, with their insanely awesome […]

2 Unique Roadside Finds in Cartersville, Georgia

If you're looking for an afternoon away from the hustle and bustle of Atlanta, Cartersville offers a quaint downtown with a couple interesting oddities.