European destinations

Gallery: Spain's bizarre annual fire festival

Gallery: Spain's bizarre annual fire festival

The citizens of Valencia painstakingly create sculptures year round, then burn them all up in a blaze of city fires
Your favorite things about Serbia

Your favorite things about Serbia

Pristine lakes, white mountaintops and medieval castles. iReporters share why Serbia is becoming a hot tourist destination
Gallery: How to build a Swedish ice hotel

Gallery: How to build a Swedish ice hotel

Built anew from snow and ice every year, ICEHOTEL gears up for its 23rd incarnation
Best romantic summer getaways

Best romantic summer getaways

10 good-weather escapes ready-made for love and affection
Beyond Prague: 8 undiscovered Eastern European cities

Beyond Prague: 8 undiscovered Eastern European cities

Budapest, Kiev, Prague? Been there, got the burger. These lesser-known cities still offer frontier thrills
Turkey's best kebab restaurants

Turkey's best kebab restaurants

Because there are two types of meat in this world -- Turkish kebabs and everything else
Beyond Istanbul: Turkey's lesser known hideaways

Beyond Istanbul: Turkey's lesser known hideaways

From sedate village areas to coastal havens, these four off-the-path spots provide a big, lazy dollop of calm and intrigue
10 best French restaurants in Paris

10 best French restaurants in Paris

Because we know what you want when you come to Paris -- real bistros, real chefs, real French food
Rome's best brunches: 10 places to lose an afternoon

Rome's best brunches: 10 places to lose an afternoon

Can't get enough of the weekend's biggest time eater? The Eternal City has a slew of new places to try
Scandal-rocked Pompeii finally gets a makeover

Scandal-rocked Pompeii finally gets a makeover

After years of corruption and neglect, one of Italy's biggest attractions will get a US$141 million rescue
Pop-up 'container hotel' hits Belgium. Extreme hipness ensues

Pop-up 'container hotel' hits Belgium. Extreme hipness ensues

Sleeping Around converts abandoned shipping containers into boutique hotel rooms, guests into trendy cargo
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EXPERT'S GUIDE

Cycling around the world
Taking the long way home on two wheels is going to be tough. We're here to smooth the ride

CULINARY JOURNEYS

Hello Kitty Chinese Cuisine dim sum
What happens when you merge possibly the two best things on Earth? Hello Kitty dim sum

BEST of USA

American Southwest photo
A photo pro explains how to capture some of America's most famous landmarks while dealing the summer travel crowds