Travel Inspiration

Discover travel inspiration for your next trip.

A dad and veteran AFAR traveler checks out the scene in Nendaz, which offers all kinds of winter fun for everyone in your gang.
What it’s like basking in the beauty of the Jungfrau Region and Interlaken, according to one inveterate AFAR traveler.
As an AFAR travel expert discovered, a magnificent, best-in-class journey awaits on this legendary train. Here are his tips for doing it right.
An AFAR writer and winter sports enthusiast discovers unparalleled adventure when going off-piste in Engelberg.
The quintessentially French Polynesian luxury cruise ship “Paul Gauguin” has been freshly remodeled and explores some of the region’s more remote island destinations.
Whether you’re looking for sandy beaches, a romantic escape, or an outdoor adventure, Texas has it all.
How one invasive yet tasty sea creature inadvertently changed Caymanian cuisine forever.
These are the top leaf-peeping spots across the United States.
Enjoy outdoor adventure, dazzling wildlife and gardens, and a glimpse into the history of Cayman democracy.
A relationship with the outdoors is a good thing. But we also need to consider what we wear when we’re out there.
In the Scottish Highlands, Queen Elizabeth II could just be Lilibet, walking her dogs and breathing the air of (relative) normalcy.
As a kid, comedian Esteban Gast tagged along when his parents visited family in Colombia. But he’d never established his own relationship with the culture—until now.
Spicy lionfish tacos, rich goat curry, and creamy coconut rundown are among the bold island flavors you must sample.
A recent five-day trip to Dubrovnik and its surrounding area had it all: boating, beaches, amazing food and wine, and historic villas to call home.
The inaugural exhibit at Hall des Lumières features the work of Gustav Klimt.
From the Shire to Rivendell to the Misty Mountains, many locations in “The Lord of the Rings” were inspired by real landscapes.
Meander through Alpine meadows, scale sheer peaks, and visit centuries-old villages on these top-tier walks.
An AFAR writer grabs his skis and explores the many ways to fuel up in high style in this renowned Alpine town.
Immerse yourself in medieval history or retreat to a mountaintop.
Unable to resist its lure, one writer makes a journey up Switzerland’s mythical mountain in the less crowded winter.
From har gow at Good Mong Kok Bakery to roast pork at Hing Lung, these are Brandon Jew’s favorite places to chow down in Chinatown.
An international guide to Chinatowns that looks beyond North America.