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Real Journeys Cruise in Fiordland National Park. Photo by Real Journeys

New Zealand Adventure: Cruise in Fiordland National Park

Generations connect on a visit to Queenstown, New Zealand, and then an overnight cruise on Doubtful Sound in Fiordland National Park in New Zealand. Kayaking in Doubtful Sound is a highlight.
Best dive sites

Scuba Diving Bucket List: 5 Top Diving Destinations

If you're a scuba diver, you plan your vacations around diving. From the Great Blue Hole in Belize to Thistlegorm in the Red Sea, here are some of the best dive spots from around the world.
Diver in the hold of the Sankisan Maru, a freighter that once carried aircraft. Flickr/Matt Kieffer

Diving in Micronesia: The Ghost Ships of Chuuk

Bombing in WWII sunk many Japanese ships in the lagoon. Today, this dive site in Micronesia is considered one of the top wreck diving sites in the world.
Top honeymoon destinations. Where to go on your honeymoon

8 Top Honeymoon Destinations

Whether you go on safari in Africa, stay in an over-water villa in the Maldives, or explore the glaciers of Iceland, the best honeymoon destinations allow you to spend time together and create unforgettable memories that will last a lifetime. Here are our top picks for the top honeymoon locations.
A cable car makes its way uphill on a sunny day in Wellington, New Zealand.

Wellington, NZ: What to See & Do in New Zealand’s Capital...

Wellington does things differently. As the capital of New Zealand, Wellington has its own unique identity. From top beaches and a thriving night life to Te Papa, New Zealand's national museum, Wellington, NZ is a destination worth visiting.
The view from Flagstaff Hill in Port Douglas, Queensland. Photo by Tim Downs

Escape to Port Douglas: Queensland, Australia

This little town of 3,500 in northern Queensland is a huge draw for travelers. What draws so many visitors? The beach, the tropical weather and the Great Barrier Reef, just to mention a few. Here's what to see and do in Port Douglas. 
Best scenic cruises

World’s Top 7 Scenic Cruises

Sometimes, the best view is from the deck of a cruise ship. Here are our seven picks for the top scenic cruises
Giant manta rays in Hawaii. Photo by John Haut, Kona Divers

Must-See Sea Life: 7 Places to Experience Sea Life Up Close

Forget the aquarium. When it comes to exploring the ocean’s splendor, there’s nothing like the real deal.
Tips for Western Australia road trip

Western Australia Road Trip: Pros and Cons

Road tripping in Western Australia means freedom -- and the possibility of breaking down miles from help. Here's what you'll need to know when traveling in Western Australia.
Tahiti Cruise with Paul Gauguin Cruises. Photo courtesy Paul Gauguin Cruises

Cruising French Polynesia: Window on the South Pacific

Explore Tahiti and French Polynesia on a cruise through the South Pacific on the Paul Gauguin.
Jellyfish Lake - Swimming with Jellyfish in Palau

Swimming with Jellyfish in Palau, Micronesia

Jellyfish in Palau’s Jellyfish Lake have lost their ability to sting, allowing swimmers, snorkelers and divers to experience them up close.
Bondi Beach is a top beach in Australia. It's located in Sydney and is a favorite for families.

Top 7 Things to Do in Australia

From the rugged Outback to its golden beaches and world-class cities, Australia has plenty to offer travelers. Here are our top seven reasons to visit Australia.
Road trip in New Zealand

Top 6 Routes for an Epic New Zealand Road Trip

If you're planning a driving holiday in New Zealand, here are six top routes on the south and north islands that make for an epic New Zealand road trip.
Mythical Creatures Urquhart Castle close to where the cryptid is said to appear in Scotland.

Bigfoot, Sasquatch and Loch Ness: Mystical Creatures Around the World

From the Loch Ness Monster to the Abominable Snowman, stories of mythical creatures abound. Here's a look at some of the most fascinating mythical creatures from around the globe.

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