Revisiting a town you once loved and finding that your old haunts have disappeared can feel like losing a little bit of yourself—which is not necessarily a bad thing
The long-haul jobs I did while working as a professional mover were exhausting and uncomfortable, but they were also among the most enjoyable trips I’ve ever taken
When traveling, sometimes it’s best to let your dog lead the way
Holiday romances have as much to do with where you are as whom you’re with
My inner idiot has caused me all manner of problems over the years, but embarking on a 60-mile charity walk was a step too far
As a young adult, I spent my travels composing elegies to fallen leaves; today, I’m more concerned with whether the person next to me is hogging the armrest
With the aid of an old guidebook and a sense of adventure, it’s pretty easy to take a trip to the past
If you want insider tips on what to see and do when visiting a foreign city, you’re better off asking a tourist
When the going gets tough, the tough slip into something a little more comfortable
In order to make your travels truly memorable, sometimes it’s necessary to leave your guidebook in the hotel
More and more, couples are accepting their differences and choosing to travel alone, which isn’t as ominous as it sounds
The ordinary, and sometimes the downright awful, can be a splendid thing when experienced through the eyes of others
Not so long ago, staying in a hotel was the stuff of fantasy; today it can seem more like crashing with friends
Travel can be a transformative experience, especially when you’re looking a lion right in the eye
The nature of your vacation may depend on whether or not you bring your smartphone
When negotiating the perils of the great outdoors, there are times when we all need a little guidance
You may now turn on your electronic devices, and perpetually be online
Two teenage friends hatch a brilliant idea to liven up their town.
Getting locked in an apartment turns out to be an unusual social entrée in Vienna.
The only downside to a lifetime of traveling is chronic antsiness.