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Christmas Market in Tallinn

Christmas Spirit: Our Favorite European Christmas Markets

In Europe, Christmas markets are a treasured holiday tradition. Here are some of our favorites.
Nutcracker from the Erzgebirge mountains at the Christmas market. Photo by GNTO

German Christmas Market Traditions

You don’t have to be German to love traditional German Christmas Markets. In fact, many visitors travel to Germany just for the Christmas markets alone.
Travel in Morocco

Medina Menagerie: Old City of Fez, Morocco

Bartering for trinkets takes on a new twist amid the colorful sights and smells of medieval Fez.

Guide to Eating Street Food in Israel

Street food kiosks are everywhere in Israel. Here's our guide to the best street foods.

Dalat, Vietnam: A Cool Respite from the Heat

Known for its cooler climate and coffee plantations, Dalat is a must-see in Vietnam.
Actor Louis Mandylor grew up in Melbourne, Australia

Louis Mandylor: Growing Up Greek in Melbourne, Australia

As a kid growing up in Melbourne, actor Louis Mandylor got the best of both worlds — the tight-knit Greek culture and Australia's “no worries” attitude.
Otavalo, Ecuador

On the Trail of Tapestry: Ecuadorean Master Weaver

Go beyond the big market stalls to find the intricate designs of Otavalo’s renowned Jose Cotacachi.
Travel in Morocco

Morocco: Deep in the Heart of Kasbah Land

Tucked away in northwestern Africa, this Arabic Kingdom is rich with culture, impressive landscape and colorful kasbahs.
Opryland Christmas in Nashville

An Opryland Christmas: Nashville, Tennessee

Nashville, Tennessee is a year-round destination, but Christmas here is something special.

Magical Christmas Markets of Germany

Germany's Christmas markets draw visitors from around the world. Here are four you won't want to miss.

Sister Cities: Budapest, Prague and Vienna

Discover the grandiose architecture of these three cities and the charms that distinguish them.

Freighter to Paradise: Cruising French Polynesia

You’ll do more than cruise on this trip: Watch a Marquesan festival, visit one of the tallest tikis or stop by the grave of Paul Gauguin.
Monshau Christmas market

Snow-Globe Christmas: The Monschau Christmas Market

If the holidays turns you into a grinch, find the antidote in this festive German village.
Travel in San Francisco

10 Things You Didn’t Know About … San Francisco

Get ready to enjoy some well-known and hidden treasures in the City by the Bay.