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26 May

6 Essential Trips to Take Before You Turn 30

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There isn’t just one right way to do your 20s. Millennials are split on whether slaying at the office or jetsetting off to Instagram-worthy places is their post-college priority. Whichever approach you choose, you’ll learn about yourself, which is the ultimate 20-something goal. Travel is another way to dip deeper into who you are. You can’t help but be inspired by all the beauty in the world or learn something about yourself during tough travel challenges. Here are six essential trips for every 20-something lady.

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1. A Solo Adventure: Going to a new place alone is scary, but there’s no better way to push yourself outside of your comfort zone and really discover what makes you tick. The best part: The only wish...
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26 May

Why Boise, Idaho, Is a Growing Culinary Hotspot

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Food pilgrims, those obsessively nerdy eaters who travel for star-chef meals and Instagram-sensation dishes, have a surprising new stop in the Northwest: Boise, Idaho. The burgeoning capital city is having a culinary renaissance spurred by creative young chefs, artisans, brewers, and even winemakers. With a population of just over 218,000, Boise feels like a mini Seattle or Portland, Oregon, minus the culinary pretension. You’ll find all of the essentials of a great food city: third-wave coffee roasters, gourmet donut shops, craft cocktail bars, food trucks, tasting-menu restaurants, spots dedicated to perfecting a single dish; plus plenty of green space to hike, bike, and paddle up an appetite for your next meal. Food TourIn 2016, former New Yorker Angela Taylor launched Indulge...
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25 May

Sweden Just Became The World’s First Country To Be Listed On Airbnb

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Why bother listing a venue on Airbnb when you can list your entire country. This is what Sweden has done in a bid to promote tourism, and it looks like it might just work. Visit Sweden has partnered with Airbnb to offer its stunning landscapes and nature as accessible to everyone, completely free of charge. In Sweden there is a constitutional right called allemansrätten, meaning ‘the freedom to roam’. This allows anyone to explore the best Sweden has to offer - lakes, mountaintops, forests, meadows (with private gardens and lands under cultivation being the only exception) – at no cost, and encourages visitors to hike, run, camp and cycle on the land and explore as they please. ‘In Sweden we have everything...
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24 May

How To Find The Best Airbnbs In Bali

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It's Valentine's Day and the two of us are soaking in a private tub overlooking the muddy brown rush of Bali's Ayung River. Pinwheels of lime and orange slices float along the surface of the steamy water, alongside shredded ginger stalks of lemongrass, and crystals of sea salt. We chose the "revitalizing bath" from the spa's treatment menu because we thought the chunky fruits would look the coolest on Instagram, but the water feels even better than it looks, thanks to shakti oil made on the premises. It's a moment of over-the-top luxury. The only hiccup came before we stepped into the tub, when the spa attendant handed us robes, slippers, and disposable black panties so we could go topless...
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23 May

The 12 Best Summer Getaways To Book Now

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Warm weather is finally here! And nothing is better than celebrating summer by packing your bags and hitting the road (er…air?) for a well-deserved OOO escape. Here, a few ideas—near and far—to inspire your wanderlust. (They're all so prettttty.)

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San Juan The candy colored houses and cobble-stone streets of the old city are classic Insta-bait and the beaches are not so bad, themselves. Summer is a popular time, so if you want to stay somewhere close-by that's a little further from the city, try Ocean Park Beach. Don't miss: Castillo de San Cristobal is beautiful and its lawn is the perfect place to stop off for a picnic lunch. Get a view of the water from its walls before stopping off at...
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22 May

Where To Stay, Eat, And Drink In Charleston

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Charleston is one of the most charming cities. There, I said it. Small but urban, with a Southern *something something* that hasn't waned, the town has really come into it's own with more and more chic eateries and bars—so much so that it's hard to keep up. While there's plenty to do and explore (especially when it comes to history), I would say the main draw is the massive amounts of food and drink to be consumed. (All in a pretty as a picture setting, of course.) Not into spending your days eating and drinking on vacation? Bless your heart. Here, where to stay, eat, and drink in one of the best cities in America.

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18 May

Off To Europe: 3 Destinations, 3Looks

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SPAIN

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Courtesy of Hotel Palacio de Villapanés

Flamenco-filled nights call for dramatic ruffles, full volume and playful fringe.

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Jonathan Simkhai swimsuit, $295, shopbazaar.com, Lizzie Fortunato earrings, $185, shopbazaar.com, Johanna Ortiz top, $850, shopbazaar.com, Lizzie Fortunato pin, $220, shopbazaar.com, Jacquemus skirt, $860, shobpazaar.com, Karen Walker sunglasses, $280, shopbazaar.com, K. Jacques sandals, $283, shopbazaar.com

ENGLAND

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Courtesy of Soho Farmhouse

For frolicking in meadows and hiking in the countryside, opt for utilitarian basics with chic accessories.

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Alexander Wang jacket, $1,495, shopbazaar.com, 3.1 Phillip Lim top, $350, shopbazaar.com, 3.1 Phillip Lim bag, $595, shopbazaar.com, Mr & Mrs Italy boots, $475, shopbazaar.com, Rag & Bone shorts, $195, shopbazaar.com, Ileana Makri bracelet, $385, shopbazaar.com

ITALY

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Hotel Il Pellicano/Stephen Ringer
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18 May

Where To Stay, Eat, And Drink In Verona

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It makes sense that the historic city which set the scene for Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers Romeo and Juliet also houses some of the most beautiful architecture and scenic landscapes out there. It's hard to imagine anyone not falling in love in Verona.
Hence, my fast infatuation with the charming Italian town. Verona might be overlooked by travelers rushing to get to cities like Rome, Tuscany, and Venice, but trust: it's one of the best places to sample authentic food and wine in one of the most heart-eye-emoji, beautiful regions in Italy. Below, some vignettes from an idyllic weekend in Italy plus tips on where to find the best eats, sips, and sights in the area.

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17 May

Is The Bahamas The New Montauk?

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By 3:30 p.m. last Friday I was bikini-clad, snacking on guacamole and plantain chips while sipping a Pina Colada on a reclined lounge chair, looking out at the crystal clear water of Paradise Island. I had left New York at midday.
This is what One&Only Ocean Club, a luxury hotel resting on 35 secluded acres across a stretch of white sandy beaches, hopes you will remember the next time you're stuck in traffic trying to get to Montauk this summer.

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Olivia Fleming
With an enticing tagline (Welcome to Paradise, reads the website), I was genuinely curious: could the glamour of the Bahamas overtake Montauk—with its hip A-list-frequented staples like The Surf Lodge and Gurneys—as the favorite beach destination for stylish...
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