Trip around the world solo and you'll learn a whole lot about yourself in a very short time.
Writer Katrina Lobley – who specialises in travel and the arts - lives in Sydney with a Belgian barge dog that reacts badly to seeing suitcases emerge from the closet.
Your home away from home can make or break a big getaway.
Curiosity and thirst are quenched at the World of Coca-Cola.
Walking with a herd of reindeer is both weird and wonderful.
There's an easy way to reach Kodiak Island, home to the world's second-largest bears. But why not take the adventurous route instead?
Fill up at breakfast, BYO sunscreen and don't be shy - it could save you big travel dollars.
Ride the subway in Glasgow but make sure your return trip is well before midnight.
The perfect Hawaiian shirt might just be found in Kyoto.
Step back in time and stay in vintage LA beach shacks for a retro price.
Could that person next to you change your life? Or at least offer you their dessert? You'll never know until you say hello.
Alaska's Santa HQ and "dear Santa" letters to break your heart.
Here are nine of the best things you can do in Dusseldorf.
Like its famous gumbo, the food of New Orleans is thick and richly storied.
The attendants working this flight had a sixth sense for when their help was required.
Style aficionados will adore this hotel that is within reasonable reach of the West End theatre district.