International Christmas Traditions You Have to See Firsthand

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This post was posted by The Hipmunk on Hipmunk’s Tailwind blog on 2015/12/07. This Christmas, replace chestnuts roasting on an open fire and Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer with straw goats, rollerskates, and St. Nick’s demonic alter ego by venturing abroad for the holiday. Travelers interested in discovering such unique international Christmas traditions should plan a trip […]

5 Easy Tips for Getting Amazing Sleep on the Road

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This post was posted by The Hipmunk on Hipmunk’s Tailwind blog on 2015/11/15. If you find that your sleep quality decreases while traveling, you’re not alone. A National Sleep Foundation poll found that most adults prefer the comfort and calm of their own bedrooms over a hotel room—even a luxurious one. And don’t even get people […]

Flying to Europe Might Get a Whole Lot Cheaper… in 2017

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This post was posted by The Hipmunk on Hipmunk’s Tailwind blog on 2015/11/17. The airline Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA just announced its plan to sell $69 one-way tickets to Europe from select U.S. airports. The initiative is slated to roll out by as soon as 2017 (although for would-be international travelers, “soon” might be a relative […]

CityLove: Granada, Spain

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This post was posted by The Hipmunk on Hipmunk’s Tailwind blog on 2015/11/07. Granada has established itself as one of Spain’s youngest, hippest, and most energetic cities while simultaneously boasting some of the country’s most historic architecture. Plan to explore this city in true Spanish style, by setting out after a relaxing siesta and staying […]

The Best Farm Stay Destinations in the World

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This post was posted by The Hipmunk on Hipmunk’s Tailwind blog on 2015/11/04. Agricultural tourism is booming. Otherwise known as “agritourism,” the principle is pretty simple: A working farm, ranch, or winery opens its doors (or fences) to travelers looking to reconnect to the land, learn about rural ways of life, and surround themselves with […]