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Amazing Experiences Every Traveler MUST Try!

From cooking lessons in the hills of Tuscany to snorkeling the waters off Belize, these eight trips should be on everyone's list.

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  • The 7 Most Dangerous Travel Jobs

    Here's a quick countdown of folks who are living dangerously—and taking tourists along for the ride.

  • Machu Picchu in Peru

    Dream Trips You Can Actually Afford

    Think dream trips like Europe and Hawaii are totally out of reach? You'd be surprised how many affordable packages are out there to help. Here's our ultimate list of dream trip adventures—plus, the travel deals to help you get on your way.

  • 10 Most Sacred Spots on Earth

    These places have been inspiring more than just vacation ideas for centuries. Long revered for their gorgeous scenery and spiritual power, here are ten natural wonders—from a ceremonial Mayan lake to the home of Shiva—that are the stuff of legend.

  • DO NOT ENTER: 8 Countries That Don't Roll Out the Welcome Mat

    Some places are just a downright hassle to visit. We'd never suggest you cross them off your list just because you have to jump through some bureaucratic hoops, but here's what you need to know before you go!

  • 12 Elevators You Need to See to Believe

    Take a thrill ride on any of these 12 elevators and earn a lifetime of bragging rights.

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  • El Calafate in Patagonia, Argentina

    Patagonia, Tours, 8 Nights, From $1,100 (Budget Travel)

    Spend some time exploring three of Argentina and Chile’s most popular National Parks—Tierra del Fuego, Los Glaciares, and Torres del Paine—with this land-only travel deal that includes a 10 percent discount for Budget Travel readers.

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  • A sailboat in Aruba

    26 Vacations of a Lifetime

    Here are 26 amazing vacations that will have you booking a plane ticket—today.

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