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'Travel' still possible for caregivers

Three hospitals. Four rehab centers and nursing homes. And 24/7 private home care in between. That was my widowed mother's life -- and by extension my life -- in 2018 and spilling over into this year.

15 of the most romantic towns in central Europe

With its pastoral landscapes, dramatic mountain peaks and spectacular coastal views, Central Europe has no shortage of picturesque scenery and destinations.

Al Zubarah: Vanished port is gateway to Qatar's past

Just an hour -- and a world -- away from the bright lights of Doha, the sand-covered remains of a once-thriving port provide a brief but fascinating glimpse of life in the Arabian Gulf in centuries past.

Melbourne to Sydney: Why you should take the coastal drive

While it's possible to fly from Melbourne and Sydney in an hour and even drive the 878 kilometers in a (long) day, inland via the Hume Highway, there's a far more captivating way to journey between the Victoria and New South Wales state capitals.

25 of the world's most romantic hotels

For some, a romantic getaway means five-star luxury and poolside pampering. For others, it's all about glorious solitude and stunning scenery. And then there are the action-and-adventure lovebirds who prefer excitement and high-adrenaline sports over rest and relaxation.

Providence is USA's most artsy city

Providence, Rhode Island, is the biggest city in America's smallest state, and it often gets lost between two of its neighbors, bustling Boston and elegant Newport. But coming to New England and skipping this city is a major travel mistake.

20 ultimate travel destinations

If you're yearning to get away but don't know which direction to head, check out the top 20 destinations selected by Lonely Planet for its "Ultimate Travelist" of the 500 best places to visit on Earth.

19 travel destinations to visit in 2019

Whether you want to rest, explore or learn -- or all three -- there's a destination for you on CNN Travel's picks for places to visit in 2019.

Tips for braving holiday travel

AAA projects the number of year-end holiday travelers this year will reach a new record of 112.5 million this year. With all those people traveling, be sure to follow these tips from CNN for (hopefully) calm travels this holiday week.

Poland's most beautiful places

Stretching from the amber beaches of the Baltic Sea to the breathtaking peaks of the High Tatra mountains, Poland is as expansive as it is beautiful.

Now you can rent a German WWII gun tower

On the southwest tip of the rugged isle of Jersey -- one of the two Channel Islands dotted between England and France -- lies Radio Tower.

7 tips for being a responsible tourist

With Sept. 27 marking World Tourism Day, check out the United Nations World Tourism Organization's tips for being a responsible tourist.

5 marvelous places to visit in August

We've got suggestions of five marvelous places to visit that could turn August into your favorite month to get out there and play.

Tips for cruising with kids

Check out these seven know-before-you-go tips for cruising with kids to ensure smooth seas and happy horizons ahead of your next family cruise vacation.

World's best sailing destinations

A sailing holiday is a passport to another -- watery -- world where land-based worries are blown away on the breeze.

7 tips for healthy Fourth of July

Keep you and your friends and family healthy and safe during the Fourth of July with these tips, as compiled by Prevention.com.