Make Your Next Trip Extraordinary

No matter what destinations are on your travel bucket list, start the search for your next vacation right here, or by using our Destinations drop-down menu above to find the region that interests you. Explore our Insider’s Guides to the world’s best vacation spots, including RomeCosta RicaBuenos Aires, even Disney World. Or consider a more off-the-beaten path location, like Uzbekistan, Nepal, or Antarctica. We’ve got cheat sheets for planning the best cruises and safaris too. All of our Insider’s Guides come from the travel-savvy brains of Wendy’s Trusted Travel Experts. Rigorously vetted before they contribute, this group of trip-planning specialists have unparalleled connections and expertise in their parts of the world. Can’t find the place you’re looking for or the right Trusted Travel Expert to help make your dream happen? Send Wendy an email.

Destination

5 Ways Namibia’s Desert-Adapted Lions Will Awe You

by Susan Portnoy | June 26, 2015

Ask Wendy

The Best Frequent-Flier Deals for American Express Points

by Wendy Perrin | May 19, 2015

Travel Tips

How to Find the Perfect Vacation Rental: Tips for Your First Time, or any Time

by Brook Wilkinson | December 1, 2014

Destination

Cuba: Plan Your Trip!

by Wendy Perrin | June 7, 2019

The Galapagos Islands: Plan Your Trip!

by WendyPerrin.com | August 7, 2017

Travel Tips

Where to Find Deals Between Thanksgiving and Christmas

by Wendy Perrin | November 10, 2014

Travel Tips

7 Romantic Travel Ideas—For You, Or To Give As A Gift

by Wendy Perrin | February 9, 2019

Airline Travel

Beijing Airport Layovers: The Best Way to Spend Them

by Wendy Perrin | July 18, 2014

Caribbean Islands: Plan Your Trip!

by Wendy Perrin | June 7, 2019

Travel Tips

10 Simple Changes that Would Drastically Improve Travel in 2015

by Wendy Perrin | December 16, 2014

Iceland: Plan Your Trip!

by Wendy Perrin | November 5, 2015

Travel Tips

Quick and Easy Weekend Getaways for the Summer

by Billie Cohen | May 22, 2017

Travel Tips

Traveling in an Uncertain World: Essential Tips for Smart Travelers

by Wendy Perrin | February 7, 2017

WOW Moment: Mountaintop Cocktails in Brazil

by Gerry O'Connor | November 19, 2018

Travel Tips

How to Avoid the Crowds at Paris Museums and Cultural Sites

by Sara Tucker | May 13, 2019

Travel Tips

Extraordinary Experiences the Right Travel Specialist Can Make Happen

by Wendy Perrin | January 23, 2019

Cruises

Choosing a Galapagos Cruise: The Most Important Things to Know

by Brook Wilkinson | July 9, 2019

WOW Moment: A Helicopter Ride Over The Great Wall of China

by Billie Cohen | May 17, 2017

WOW Moment: A New View on Cape Town

by Billie Cohen | August 31, 2018

Family Travel

The 5 Keys to the Perfect Paris Apartment Rental for your Family

by Brook Wilkinson | June 19, 2018

Travel Tips

Rookie Travel Mistakes to Avoid in Asia

by Irene Huhulea | April 7, 2015

Cruises

Cruise Trends 2019: Cruise Like a Traveler, Not a Tourist

by Carolyn Spencer Brown | January 14, 2019

Travel Tips

Nepal Earthquake: News About Traveling in the Region

by Billie Cohen | April 29, 2015

Sites and Apps

A Great Last-Minute Gift You Can Give With Your Phone

by Kelsey Rauber | December 23, 2014

Travel Tips

Billie’s Travel Highlights from 2017

by Billie Cohen | December 30, 2017

Travel Tips

Next Great Places for 2019: Under-the-Radar Travel Ideas

by Billie Cohen | January 29, 2019

Travel Tips

The Next Great Places: Where to Go Instead of the Usual Suspects

by WendyPerrin.com | January 22, 2018

Destination

Gorgeous Italian Villas Within Walking Distance to Towns

by Billie Cohen | December 29, 2015

Travel Tips

Save Time, Room, and Money: Secret Travel Uses For Common Accessories

by Yahoo! Travel | July 14, 2015

Travel Tips

30 Ways to Feel Like a Local When You Travel

by Sara Tucker | January 21, 2018

Destination

Just Back from Iran: The 10 Biggest Surprises

by Wendy Perrin | May 26, 2014

Travel Tips

Holiday Travel Ideas from Sophisticated Travelers

by Billie Cohen | November 13, 2017

Airline Travel

Tokyo Airport Layovers: The Best Way to Spend Them

by Brook Wilkinson | January 29, 2016

Destination

The Most Popular Destinations of 2017: Readers’ Choice

by Brook Wilkinson | November 21, 2016

Travel Tips

Packing Tricks For When You’re Flying Home with Souvenirs or Holiday Gifts

by Wendy Perrin | November 18, 2014

Travel Tips

Switzerland Is More Than Chocolate, Cheese, and Mountains

by Billie Cohen | May 26, 2017

Travel Tips

Why I Think Travel Is So Important Now

by Wendy Perrin | November 14, 2016

Sites and Apps

How to Find the Best Way to Get from One Place to Another

by Wendy Perrin | August 15, 2014

Destination

WOW Moment: A Private Champagne Lunch on the Namibian Coast

by Billie Cohen | April 3, 2018

Travel Tips

Where to Use Your Vacation Days: New Year’s Resolutions from Travel Pros

by Wendy Perrin | December 29, 2014

Travel Tips

Don’t Shoot: Social Media Photos Could Be Helping Poachers Track Animals

by Billie Cohen | August 13, 2015

Travel Tips

Is It Safe to Travel to Turkey?

by Wendy Perrin | October 19, 2015

Family Travel

Where In the World Am I? Follow Along on My Surprise Birthday Trip

by Wendy Perrin | July 13, 2015

WOW Moment: A Private Visit to Nefertari’s Tomb

by Sara Tucker | January 7, 2019

Destination

Family Cruise Advice, from Wendy and Cruise Critic

by Billie Cohen | April 28, 2015

Destination

Where to Go in February: The Best Places to Travel

by Brook Wilkinson | January 24, 2019

Family Travel

Adventurous, Exotic Travel with Young Kids: It Is Possible

by Brook Wilkinson | February 11, 2016

Destination

6 Sweet Spots Worth the International Plane Ticket

by LUXE City Guides | June 3, 2016

Airline Travel

Philadelphia Airport Layovers: The Best Way to Spend Them

by Brook Wilkinson | March 10, 2016

Airline Travel

The Best Airport Restaurants in the U.S.

by Billie Cohen | November 25, 2015

Destination

Europe: Plan Your Trip!

by Wendy Perrin | February 21, 2017

Travel Tips

Beating Jet Lag and Travel Exhaustion with Science and Magic

by Yahoo! Travel | December 26, 2014

Travel Tips

How to Stay Safe Traveling in Risky Countries

by Wendy Perrin | November 10, 2015

Travel Tips

Most Popular Destinations of 2015…and 2016

by Billie Cohen | January 12, 2016

Hotels

Where’s Wendy? The Dream Downtown Hotel in NYC, Take a Look!

by Billie Cohen | January 11, 2016

Travel Tips

Every Tourism Board Should Be Doing This

by Billie Cohen | May 30, 2017

Travel Tips

Where to Travel in 2019, Before Everyone Else Gets There

by Billie Cohen | November 19, 2018

Travel Tips

Why You Should Be Heading Back to Cabo. Now.

by Billie Cohen | September 23, 2015

Cruises

How to Make a Low-Season European River Cruise Awesome

by Wendy Perrin | February 13, 2015

Airline Travel

How to Reserve Airline Tickets for Up to Three Weeks

by Wendy Perrin | August 21, 2014