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Archive: December 2013
dec 27
Great Pyramids of Egypt

6 Places To Visit In Cairo

If you decide to make the trip to Egypt anytime soon, please proceed with caution. Otherwise, a little armchair travel is in order. Here are six of our favorite must-see spots in Cairo.
dec 26

Have a Hoot at Edinburgh's Hogmanay Celebrations

Edinburgh throws a three-day New Year's celebration unlike anything else on the planet!
dec 26
Montevideo Carnival

Montevideo: The World's Most Amazing Carnival

Think you've experienced Carnival? Not till you've gotten swept up in Montevideo's—the longest celebration on the planet!
dec 23

Charleston: A Walking—and Eating!—Tour

Arrive in Charleston, S.C., hungry, and be ready to hit the pavement!
dec 20
Samantha Brown of the Travel Channel

Holiday Travel Tips From Samantha Brown

Traveling with little ones this holiday season? Check out these great holiday travel tips from Travel Channel host and new mom, Samantha Brown.
dec 19
Pod 39 in New York City

Hotels From $100 During New York City's Third Annual Hotel Week

30 New York City hotels slash their prices for the city's third annual Hotel Week.
dec 18
Marco Island Marriott

Don't Miss These Holiday Travel Sales!

Tour packages, hotels, cruises, and train travel are all on sale this holiday season. Here's what you need to know.
dec 17
A concept of sharing digital content, entertainment, networking and doing business in a smart phone.

6 Great Apps For Last-Minute Trip Planning

Perfect for people who like to plan on-the-go, these six apps are designed to help you get the most out of your next adventure.
dec 13
The fountain at Forsyth Park in Savannah, Georgia.

Great Getaways: Savannah

If you're looking for a fun, affordable southern getaway, visit Savannah, where you'll find the perfect mix of southern hospitality, nightlife, and enough action to satisfy every food lover and history buff.
dec 11
NBC Late Night Talk Shows

How To Score Tickets To Your Favorite Late Night Shows

Here's our ultimate guide to snagging free tickets for seven popular late-night shows—with a cheat sheet to help you figure out which ones will be easiest to get your hands on.
dec 10
Baby with a sore ear

6 Tips for Traveling With Toddlers

Gearing up for a holiday road trip with your little one? Stick to these tips for a smoother ride.
dec 05

Is Las Vegas America's REAL Christmas City?

NYC’s got a world-famous tree. Santa Claus, Ind., has cornered the name. But a holiday blowout in the Nevada desert just might be the ultimate Christmas present.
dec 04

Psst! Wanna Zoom Through Airport Security?

The TSA is making it easier—and safer—than ever for approved travelers to zip to the head of the line!
dec 03

This Dude Visited Every Country on Earth—Without Flying!

How long does it take to see every country in the world without ever boarding an airplane?
dec 02
Sule Pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar

8 Reasons To Visit Yangon, Myanmar

Here are eight of my favorite places to visit in the vibrant Burmese city of Yangon.
dec 01

Jump on These Cyber Monday Airline Deals!

These last-minute rock-bottom airfares will rock your world—but only if you nab them now!

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