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11 Amazing Treetop Hotels From Around The World

11 Amazing Treetop Hotels From Around The World

Once the sole province of young boys, Robin Hood's merry men, and Ewoks, tree houses offer something truly unique: the chance to feel like a kid again and re-live the magic of childhood memories while appealing to your grown-up tastes.

The Top 7 Countries To Move To If Donald Trump Becomes President

The Top 7 Countries To Move To If Donald Trump Becomes President

A comprehensive guide to filling in the blank to the statement: “If Donald Trump becomes the President of the United States, I’m moving to _________ (insert country).”

#OptOutside This Black Friday And Visit A Park For Free

#OptOutside This Black Friday And Visit A Park For Free

In an unprecedented move for the modern-day holiday shopping season, REI's 143 stores will be closed this year for the day after Thanksgiving. No promotions, no hourly sales, no doorbusters, no waiting in line. Instead, they're encouraging people to #OptOutside.

Traveling sucks! 10 travelers tell stories about when things go wrong on the road.

Traveling sucks! 10 travelers tell stories about when things go wrong on the road.

Things go wrong all the time with traveling. And if you're not prepared for this fact, you're in for a big disappointment. Don't get me wrong, I love traveling, and all the people in this article who are going to tell you their stories love traveling too.

Why The World Needs More Travelers

Why The World Needs More Travelers

"What you learn from traveling, about our shared humanity, will also hopefully translate into a sense of responsible and global citizenship – a commitment to do a little bit more and to make the world a little bit better. That’s something I think we could use more of these days."

Our Favorite Backpacker Hostels From Around The World

Our Favorite Backpacker Hostels From Around The World

Have you been to any of our favorite hostels? Want to know where you should stay on your next trip? Here's our list of the best hostels we've been to.

How To Literally Study Abroad

How To Literally Study Abroad

Over the past 2 ½ years I’ve been to fourteen countries across four continents.  I’ve been to the Colosseum.   I’ve seen the Eifel Tower.  I’ve swum in the Caribbean, the Pacific, and the Mediterranean.  I’ve been rock climbing on the beaches of Thailand and jumped off a waterfall in Costa Rica.  I did all of this while finishing my degree at the University of Washington (with a 3.4 GPA).  And to be completely honest with you, it wasn’t that difficult.