Beijing Travel Guide

Beijing Travel Guide

Beijing is best summed up by the words of novelist and playwright Lao She (1899-1966), one of the city’s most famous sons: “filthy, beautiful, decadent, bustling, chaotic, idle, lovable.” From sprawling imperial gardens to cramped hutong alleyways, Beijing pulses with vitality and contradiction. For Ming dynasty emperors—who presided over the creation of masterworks like the […]

Visit Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Visit Amsterdam, the Netherlands

With 60 miles of canals and nearly 7,000 buildings dating from the 18th century or earlier, Amsterdam is one of Europe’s best preserved cities—the center has barely changed since Rembrandt’s time. Yet it’s no mere museum piece: T+L’s Amsterdam travel guide shows that, alongside the historic monuments and Old Masters, the city is a modern […]

17 Reasons to Travel More

17 Reasons to Travel More

If there’s anything that’ll get your butt into vacation planning gear, it’s a good travel quote paired with a stunning destination shot—that, or your bestie’s enviable Instagram photos. Whether you admit it or not, we all make mental notes on the improvements the new year will bring come the end of December. For a great many, […]