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A multi-continent trip can be more accessible than you think.

How one woman planned a 10-day trip to 3 continents with a limited budget and little time off work

Travel from continent to continent requires more time and money than a domestic vacation. However, if you plan your own layovers, take advantage of the International Date Line, and fly on small local airlines, a multi-country travel itinerary can be more accessible than you think.
Paid annual leave differs dramatically depending on the culture.

How paid vacation time is different around the world

Taking vacation time can keep your productivity levels high and reduce stress from the demands of a full-time job. Some countries, like Brazil, are entitled to 30 days a year of paid annual leave, while others average less than 10. Here’s a roundup of how vacation time varies according to culture.
Before you can enjoy your vacation abroad, you'll need to follow these steps.

I’ve traveled to 25 countries, and here’s my checklist for exactly what to do weeks, days, and hours before an international trip

Summer travel might be relaxing, but the two weeks before a big trip can be a stressful ordeal. From packing, researching your destination, and scrambling for last-minute items, here's what you need to do to prepare for your big vacation abroad, from two weeks out to the final hour.
America has plenty to offer, but there are many things you can only find outside the United States.

11 things you’ll hardly ever see in the United States

America has plenty to offer, but there are many things you can only find outside the United States. They include food items like brown sauce and bizarre sports like sepak takraw. We chose 11 of our favorite things you usually won't find in America.
These once-popular resorts have fallen into disrepair.

23 eerie photos that show the crumbling beauty of New York’s abandoned ‘Borscht Belt’ resorts

Photographer Marisa Scheinfeld grew up in the "Borscht Belt," a ritzy Jewish resort haven in New York. Many of the establishments have gone out of business and become abandoned buildings. Scheinfeld returned to the area to document what the resorts look like today.
Summer travel for the rich and famous is extravagant, luxurious, and exclusive.

7 luxurious resorts where rich people spend their summer vacations

Summer travel for the rich is extravagant and exclusive, at an average cost of $30,000 for a weeklong trip, according to one expert. The millionaires and billionaires of the world stay at luxury resorts the world over and sail their yachts to Ibiza. Here are seven of the world's top luxury resorts.
Plan your 4th of July weekend without overspending.

The 21 best places to celebrate the 4th of July this year, ranked from most to least expensive

People travel all over the US to celebrate the Fourth of July, America's independence day, every year. HomeToGo found the best Fourth of July destinations based on popularity and affordability. Here's where you should celebrate this year.
I take dozens of trips every year, so I need a reliable and durable piece of luggage.

I’ve tried 6 different luggage brands, and this one is by far the best

Luggage that’s heavy or difficult to manage can add to stress when traveling. Your luggage should be large enough to fit your belongings, have compartments for organization, and feel light enough to lift easily. I take dozens of trips each year, and these six luggage brands are by far the best.
The secret to budget travel is sharing the costs. (Pictured: Villa La Estancia Los Cabos.)

I planned a 5-day vacation to Cabo San Lucas for $700 including flights — here’s exactly how I did it

Planning a cheap vacation to Cabo isn't as hard as it seems. With careful budgeting, your getaway doesn't have to be as costly. Buying tickets early, picking accommodations where you can cook, and traveling mostly on foot can significantly decrease costs. Here's how I did it for about $700.
The French cities of Paris and Lyon rank in the top five for working less and earning more money.

The top 15 cities around the world where people get paid more to work less

Paid vacation time allowance in the US is pretty miserable. Expert Market ranked the best places around the world for earning more money and more vacation time. The top spots are dominated by Europe, and the only US city to make the top 15 is New York City.