Welcome to Alberobello! This little Italian comune is located in the Bari province of Puglia, Italy. Alberobello is known for its trulli -- limestone dwellings with domed, conical or pyramidal roofs -- which are on the UNESCO world heritage list. The structures look like they're straight out of a fairytale. See for yourself! More →

New York City may be at the cutting edge of all that is hip, new and in fashion, but it also offers plenty of places that pay homage to the past. After all, Delmonico’s, one of the first restaurants in the country, opened in downtown NYC in the late 19th century. From there, you have grand Midtown institutions such as Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star The Plaza Hotel and Five-Star The St. Regis New York that have promote More →

A lifetime is not enough to see everything ancient Rome has left us. While there are well-known relics like the Colosseum, many don’t realize that a large chunk of the ancient civilization is preserved underground. Even better, you can go beneath the surface and witness it for yourself. Inhabited since 10th century B.C., Rome kept increasing in size until the end of the empire in the 5th century. Sites such as the Baths of More →

The other day, when TripAdvisor listed the ten top islands in its new Travelers’ Choice poll, I decided I needed to get out more. I’d been to only three. Then I noticed what was missing. So to Hellas (that’s Greece) with their list. Since these things are just arbitrary conversation-starters anyway, I’m pretending to be incensed and making my own. No crowd-sourced wisdom, just my memory. More →

Helicopters are wonderfully versatile flying machines offering some unique benefits when it comes to travel and quickly gaining popularity worldwide. Here are 5 reasons why you should charter a private helicopter at least once: 1. Get there faster The average flying speed of a helicopter varies between 95 and 145 mph – that’s a lot faster than you could ever legally drive on US roads, unless you’re a professional racecar driver… It also means that travel time is reduced to about 1/3 of what it w More →

When it comes to great places to enjoy your precious time away from work, Europe is on the top of my list. Whether you’re looking to enjoy a romantic retreat with that special someone, relax and unwind on the beach or explore some of the world’s greatest museums, Europe really does have it all! Paris, London and Rome are obvious choices, but if you’re on a mission to escape the other tourists and discover somet More →

Settled by Puritans in the 1600s, Boston has been defined and shaped by its history for nearly 400 years. The spirit of American independence was born in the city, and the sights that commemorate the vital role that the Sons of Liberty played in the Revolutionary War attract visitors from around the world. Whether taking in a game at Fenway Park, strolling along the new Harborwalk or enjoying a clambake on an island beach, Boston is an attractive travel destination for More →

Britain has always had a proud aviation heritage brimming with heroic war stories but when it comes to great British aviation, there are three landmark vintage airplanes that are still the pride of Britain’s skies. We’ve picked out our favourite luxury flying experiences to give you a taste of the thrill and the history behind these classic aircrafts. These are our ultimate British flight experiences that are not to be missed for any aerial adventurer. The Tiger Moth, Dorset Step back in time to 1930s Britain and feel the wind whip past in your open cockpit as you take the wheel of a bea... More →

Florida and Hawaii are neck and neck as the states that have the best islands in America, according to a new list from travel site TripAdvisor. "There is something transporting about an island vacation, and these Travelers’ Choice Islands winners will help travelers find their next escape," TripAdvisor's chief marketing officer Barbara Messing said in a More →

Weerapong Chaipuck is an absolute master of low-light and long exposure photography. His pictures are like somebody can only assume how perfectly they are taken. He uses Photoshop, but the stunning colours in his landscape pictures are primarily due to his sense of timing. Check out the Beauty of photography…. More →

I’ve found that in life, efficiency and health are keys to a happy (not to mention productive) existence. This plays perfectly into my role as a cyclist and CEO. Between meetings, deadlines, training rides and other traveling obligations, sometimes there just aren’t enough hours in the day. This is why I’m a huge advocate for pre-packed meals. They are easy, healthy, and exactly what you want and need for a break in the day. Throughout my travels, I often find myself at some of the most high-end, upscale restaurants in the worl More →

Enormously diverse, America harbors an astounding collection of natural and cultural wonders, from teeming cities to rugged mountains. The United States comprises 50 states, as well a federal district. For the purpose of this list we divided these states into 10 distinct regions. An overview of what the US has to offer: More →