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Singapore’s Jewel helps put it in Lonely Planet’s list of top 10 best places to visit in APAC – here’s who else made the list

The top five destinations include Australia, Japan, New Zealand, Singapore and the Cook Islands.

Nearly 1 in 3 Singaporean holiday-goers encountered scams when booking trips online – and travel deals to Taiwan are the riskiest

Other popular holiday destinations targeted by fraudsters include London, Bali, Hong Kong and Tokyo.
Memorial Day began in 1971.

Here’s what Memorial Day weekend has looked like since it became an official holiday in 1971

Memorial Day weekend is often associated with summer, travel, and barbecues, and it's been that way since the '70s.
A group of women (not pictured) on a bachelorette party had a nasty surprise when they arrived at their Airbnb.

A group on a bachelorette-party trip were shocked to find a dead body in their Airbnb

The partygoers' trip to New Orleans for St. Patrick's Day took a turn when they found the body of a young man in their apartment.

Tour company Topdeck is offering an all-expenses paid trip to a mystery destination

To enter, you simply have to share your most spontaneous travel story.

Finland is again the happiest country in the world – and it’s now offering to fly visitors there to ‘rent’ a local who’ll show you how it’s done...

Singapore is the happiest nation in Southeast Asia, while Malaysia dropped 45 places on the list.
St. Patrick's Day.

13 reasons why St. Patrick’s Day is the worst

St. Paddy's Day might seem like fun — but most people just get drunk and pretend to be Irish without learning about the holiday's history.
A weekend in Budapest, Hungary will only set you back £195.60 ($254.52).

RANKED: The 12 cheapest holiday destinations in Europe right now

If you're looking for a cheap European holiday this year, head east.
woman casts her votes the Called to Freedom Fellowship Church polling location on Election Day on November 6, 2018 in Cambridge, Ohio.

An Ohio city made Election Day a paid day off by swapping it with a controversial holiday

The city manager told NPR the city can "think globally but act locally."

Jetting off over CNY? Eight in 10 Singaporean parents say holidays the best way to bond with family, survey finds

77% of Singapore respondents said a family holiday was one of the best ways to strengthen family bonds.