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14 Top Lake Tahoe Resorts in the Nevada & California Area

14 Top Lake Tahoe Resorts in the Nevada & California Area | RatesToTravel

Is it better to visit Lake Tahoe in California or Nevada? The simple answer is you can’t go wrong either way with this magnificent freshwater lake in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Lake Tahoe creates an enclave of verdant flora and fauna while also offering a variety of outdoor adventures and activities. California and Nevada provide […]

Top 14 Seychelles Resorts for Families

Top 14 Seychelles Resorts for Families | RatesToTravel

Seychelles is a remote 115-island archipelago in the Indian Ocean, known for its untouched beaches, vibrant coral reefs and UNESCO-listed nature reserves. Nicknamed “paradise on earth”, its crystal-clear waters are backed by lush hills and palm trees. Its combination of unabashed natural beauty and luxe beachside resorts offers an island haven unlike any other in […]

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10 Tips for Saving on Rental Cars in Spain | RatesToTravel

Driving through Madrid. Photo: Ruben V For the first few years I lived in Spain, I didn’t have a car. There’s really no need to get behind the wheel if you’re living in a city or visiting another city on vacation. But sometimes you get the urge for a road trip, and the Spanish rail and […]

Where to Stay on the Amalfi Coast: Best Towns & Hotels

Where to Stay on the Amalfi Coast: Best Towns & Hotels | RatesToTravel

An idyllic stretch of coastline along Italy’s Sorrentine Peninsula, the Amalfi Coast conjures up dreams of an Italian holiday spent sipping Aperol Spritz in a clifftop bar while gazing out at the Tyrrhenian Sea. From the port city of Salerno to the pastel-coloured cliffside homes of Sorrento, the Amalfi Coast towns are blessed with a […]

Should You Still Buy a Guidebook for Europe? Yes.

Should You Still Buy a Guidebook for Europe? Yes. | RatesToTravel

Guidebooks might not be cool, but they’re very practical. Photo: mrdamian I’ll be the first to point out this irony: I started EuroCheapo, a budget travel website, back in 2001, and yet I still love traveling around Europe with a guidebook. Furthermore, I’m conveying this information to you — on a website. Ironies aside, I […]

14 Best Gay-Friendly Hotels in Puerto Vallarta's Old Town

14 Best Gay-Friendly Hotels in Puerto Vallarta’s Old Town | RatesToTravel

Known for its picturesque beaches, buzzing nightlife and luxury beachfront hotels, Puerto Vallarta is an LGBTQ holiday paradise. Gay travellers flock to this idyllic Mexico destination for its accepting atmosphere, particularly in the Zona Romantica (Old Town), which has gay-friendly beaches, bars and restaurants. Quirky boutiques sit on winding cobblestone streets, while the iconic Malecon […]