March is the last great month of the high season in southern Asia, but still a bit too cold for the northern countries such as China, Japan, and South Korea. Still, as you’ll see on the list below, you’ve got a lot of excellent choices, including a few amazing cities. One great thing about March […]
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March is definitely the low season in most of Europe, but many of the best cities have surprisingly decent weather. Here are your best Europe bets in March.
Water villas and bungalows are famously expensive, but here is a list of the 28 cheapest, including full-board and all-inclusives.
As of late 2017 there are around 400 all-inclusive resorts spread around the Caribbean, with more being constructed every year. More than 100 of those are in the Dominican Republic, with nearly 70 others in Jamaica. The Cancun/Playa del Carmen/Cozumel area has more than 100, and the rest are spread among other islands. When researching […]
Extremely popular with both North Americans and Europeans during the winter months, the Caribbean is filled with islands and destinations that range from cheap & basic to posh & exclusive. You’ll also find islands where English dominates, but also where Spanish, French, or Dutch are far more common. This list has been totally updated for […]
It’s a great feeling to have some free time coming up and not yet know where you want to spend it. It’s even better when you have more than a single week for a trip, which means you can often actually save a lot of money by flying to a cheap part of the world […]
The month of March is one of the better ones on the calendar for budget travelers since it’s well before the summer season in the Northern Hemisphere and the winter crowds in the tropical areas are starting to thin out at the same time. Through much of Latin America and Asia you can find perfect […]
China famously has about 20% of the world’s population, but it hasn’t been a tourist hot-spot for most outsiders. I knew I had to see it for myself so in September of 2017 I painstakingly planned a 14-day visit there. At first I considered doing it on an organized tour because that’s how the vast […]
In late summer of 2017, the Caribbean and United States were hit by several hurricanes that famously tore apart at least a few islands. Watching the images it’s easy to conclude that the entire region was devastated. While several islands did receive horrendous damage, the majority of them (including all of the most popular destinations) […]
If you are one of the millions of people who will be extremely sick of the cold northern weather by the time February rolls in, we’ve got some good news for you. Almost all of Asia’s top destinations have fantastic weather in February, and that includes almost all of the beaches and islands. Below you’ll […]