As a native New Yorker—I grew up smack in the middle of midtown Manhattan—I’m always tickled by some of the myths and misperceptions visitors come to New York City armed with. Here are a few lesser-known pointers to make a … Read more
Traveling on a budget? Based on the reviews and opinions of millions of travelers, the TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards honor the best hotels, including a category for the top budget hotels in the world. Take this quiz to find out
From Lawrence of Arabia to Lord of the Rings, movies have been inspiring us to travel smart for decades. Between exhilarating stories of adventure and stunning cinematography of faraway lands, movies have the power to ignite our wanderlust and broaden … Read more
With more than 90 million global members, travelers from around the world share their experiences and advice with the TripAdvisor community to help improve travel across the world. To shine a spotlight on the individuals who share the most, we’ve … Read more
Based on the reviews and opinions of millions of travelers, the TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards honor the best hotels around the world. Take this quiz to find out which award-winning hotel fits your personality to a tee.
It’s that time of year again: the season of the snowpocalypse. Winter Storm Jonas is approaching the East Coast, threatening blizzaster in Washington, D.C., and Baltimore, as well as flight delays and cancellations from the Carolinas to Maine. There are … Read more
It may have fun nicknames—Montezuma’s Revenge, Delhi Belly—but it’s not fun when it strikes. Fortunately, it need not strike often. It’s been 15 years since I last came down with food poisoning overseas. (The culprit was, I think, some lunch … Read more
What’s the secret to a better airline seat on your next flight? We asked the experts at our sister-site SeatGuru for their best tips on getting the best economy-class airline seats, and how to make any seat (even the one by … Read more