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Top Travel Destinations for Food Lovers Around the World

Food travel is a growing trend around the world with people setting out to discover the best travel destinations for food lovers. We’ve compiled a list of the top cities for food lovers. Whether you want the authentic flavors of street food or taste some of the regional favorites in award-winning restaurants, you’ll be able to dine until your heart’s content.

Top 10 Best Honeymoon Destinations for 2020

If there’s one vacation you’ll remember for the rest of your life – it’s your honeymoon. This is the time to tick some incredible experiences off your bucket list and blow the budget on a mind-blowing honeymoon destination.

From culture-focused cities to relaxed tropical beaches, we’ve picked out ten of the best places to honeymoon in 2020, so you can make it the experience of a lifetime.

Hawaii, USA

A man and a woman laying on the white sand shore

The most popular honeymoon destination in the US, Hawaii is the closest you can get to paradise on Earth with its white-sand beaches, lush jungle, and year-round sunshine.

If you’re looking for an adventure, then there are technicolor coral reefs to dive and volcanoes to climb, but there’s also plenty of opportunities to swim in crystal-clear pools, play golf, or just lay around the pool with a cocktail in hand.

Paris, France

Two pigeons on the background of the Eiffel Tower

The City of Love is a classic honeymoon destination for a reason. What could be more romantic than a hand-in-hand promenade down the Seine, dining together in cozy French bistros, or admiring the killer views from the top of the Eiffel Tower?

Paris is a mecca for culture lovers thanks to its world-class museums, eclectic art galleries, and stunning architecture, and there’s nowhere better to sample some of the world’s best cuisine.

Maasai Mara, Kenya

Some corts installed under a sky full of stars

There’s something endlessly romantic about a safari honeymoon, evoking the atmosphere of bygone eras. If you can’t stand the thought of lazing around by the pool and want to get active, there’s horse riding, quad biking and up-close encounters with elephants, giraffe, and wildebeest.

Finish off a day on the savanna with a refreshing drink outside your tent in the evening and a perfect view of the clear night sky.

Fiji, South Pacific

Villas standing in the water

Think of honeymooning in Fiji and you probably envision soft sandy beaches lined with lush palm trees and magical hidden waterfalls. The islands have some breathtaking resorts that give you sumptuous personal villas and private access to surrounding grounds.

Fiji is famous for the warm and friendly attitude of the locals and its laid-back atmosphere, so leave your watch in the hotel room and get a spa massage or relax on the exquisite beaches.

Cancún, Mexico

Palms on a shore

You will fell in love with Cancún’s sweeping Caribbean beaches and turquoise seas. The place is a bit of a party town with bars open late into the night, so expect some dancing and lively fun.

Snorkeling, swimming, kayaking and every possible water-based activity are available here, and the resorts go all-out on the food with fresh seafood, mouth-watering desserts, and potent tropical drinks.

Muscat, Oman

An old fort raising above the Muscat city

If you’re bored of the same old beaches and city breaks, consider trying something radically different and having your honeymoon in Muscat. The city encompasses the best of all worlds; on the ocean but surrounded by mountains, full of bustling markets and majestic old forts.

There are dozens of swanky resorts and historic luxury hotels to choose from, where you can be pampered in the spas and generally treated like royalty.

Amalfi Coast, Italy

Houses on the background of mountains on Amalfi Coast

The most stunning part of a beautiful country, the Amalfi coast is UNESCO-listed for its sheer cliffs and azure-blue waters, dotted with pastel-colored fishing villages. You’ll feel like you’re starring in a classic movie while exploring narrow lanes and driving along winding cliff roads.

Most resorts include impressive extras like infinity pools, lavish spas, Michelin-starred restaurants and access to private beaches. It’s the perfect place to plunge yourself into the romance of Italy.

Udaipur, India

A golden-brown sunset over Lake Pichola

Charming cream-colored palaces and temples, bustling bazaars, and dreamy sunsets over Lake Pichola; Udaipur is an ideal romantic setting for any couple. It’s easy to hide away from it all here with a serene boat ride across the lake or a tour exploring the lovely local countryside.

Choose one of the city’s historic heritage hotels for a bit of added glamour, and indulge yourself with a relaxing spa session or an intimate private dinner by the lake.

Antigua, Caribbean

A candy-colored village on the coast in Antigua

The Caribbean is the ultimate beach destination, and no one does it better than Antigua. The candy-colored villages are built right on the coast, and you’re never more than a few minutes walk away from spectacular beaches, clear blue seas and gorgeous coral reefs.

If you can bear to tear yourself away, the islands also reward further exploration of their historic colonial buildings and bars serving dozens of different kinds of local rum.

Tromsø, Norway

Two people admiring the Northern Lights

Not everyone enjoys the heat, and sometimes a relaxing honeymoon in the cold is just what you need. Tromsø is spectacular in the winter, offering snowmobile safaris, dog sledding experiences, fjord cruises, and endless opportunities to see the Northern Lights.

Book a cozy wooden cabin on the water or a pod with glass ceilings so you can admire the Northern Lights from the comfort of your bed.

Fees, Taxes and Surcharges on American AAdvantage Awards

We all love free stuff! And by using your accumulated AAdvantage points to book, you can get free flights to almost anywhere in the world. The problem is, most of these flights aren’t actually free.

How to Start Travel Hacking This Summer and Fly for Free!

There’s a good chance that travel hacking is how your close friends are taking those exotic vacations so frequently. Travel hacking allows you to get amazing deals or even free travel.

Should You Hire ‘Points Hackers’ to Book Your Next Flight?

Points and miles accumulated from credit cards payment of flights, hotels, dining, and purchasing goods enable you to enjoy benefits for your travel. Flying for business or pleasure has now become so easy.

5 Tips On How To Find Cheap International Flights

Everybody wants to travel to dream destinations, but finding the cheapest way to do so is always the challenge. Cheap flights are one of the most searched topics on the internet, and everybody has their tips and tricks for getting the best deals.

The Trick to Travel Flexibility: Transferable Points

If you’re already signed up to frequent flyer programs or credit cards and looking to get more bang for your buck, you should switch your focus to transferable points.

The Cheapest but Still Amazing Places to go Scuba Diving this Summer

Thinking of going scuba diving this summer? There’s nothing like the sparkling blue water and breathtaking wildlife encounters you get on a great dive. The only problem is that they’re usually pretty pricey.

The Best Ways to Earn Lots of American Express Points

American Express (or Amex) is one of the most popular credit cards to use for people interested in taking advantage of reward points acquired from their use. Rewards points can be used for a variety of things, but most commonly for travel, providing the most dollar value per point spent.

How to Use United Airlines’ Excursionist Perk

Innovation within the airline industry generally has produced advantages and benefits to their ever-demanding passengers. Some of the most service-oriented changes were arguably seen in 2016 when various changes were made to the United MileagePlus program. Before these changes were introduced passengers used their inherent initiative to accomplish some adventurous award itineraries and search award space availability.