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Mont Pelée: Adventures on Martinique’s Deadly Volcano

While sun-seeking vacationers flock to the southern resort town of Trois-Ilets and cruise ship passengers disembark in the capital city of Fort-de-France, the northern region of Martinique is relatively untouched by tourists. The main draw here is the volcano, Mont Pelée, but the scenic drive there is half the fun. It’s easy: Norwegian Air now…


How to Make Flight Cancellations & Missed Connections Fun!

Getting stuck on the runway for hours. Missing your connection. Having to cut a trip short. These are all a traveler's worst nightmare, but if you travel frequently enough, all bound to happen eventually. In fact, after a surprisingly long streak of luck, all three of these things happened to me last weekend. If you…



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A Weekend on “One Happy Island” | 48 Hours in Aruba

Aruba is a dream destination for weekend jetsetters purely because of its size - at 20 miles long and 6 miles wide, you can totally see it all in two days. Of course that doesn't mean you won't want to stay for longer (there's something about that year-round perfect weather). But if you have 48…





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9 Reasons You Should Travel Solo to Iceland in 2016

Iceland is a dream destination for many travelers, but it's easier and more affordable than ever to get there. Solo female travel in Iceland is also growing increasingly popular, as it's one of the safest and friendliest countries in the world. From the touristy-but-still-amazing Blue Lagoon to the lunar landscapes, here's why you should travel…


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48 Hours in San Juan, Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico is easy to fly to from the eastern half of the U.S. - and you don't even need a passport to feel like you've ventured to a foreign land. The island's capital and largest city, San Juan, is a great home base on the island. It's easily accessible for those wishing to head…


Mosque Hassan II - 48 Hours in Casablanca, Morocco | TheWeekendJetsetter.com

48 Hours in Casablanca, Morocco

Casablanca is usually written off as a place to land at the airport and head directly for Morocco's photogenic destinations like Marrakech, Fes, Chefchaouen, the Sahara, or the Atlas Mountains. The city is almost stuck in the past, filled with old, decaying buildings and crumbling infrastructure. But at the same time, it’s increasingly modern: there’s…


48 Hours in Tulum | TheWeekendJetsetter.com

48 Hours in Tulum, Mexico

Tulum: it’s a destination frequented by fashion editors, celebrities, the mega rich and… beach camping hippies. Known for yoga retreats, ubiquitous juice bars and trendy restaurants, Tulum was, at least for me, a much preferred alternative to nearby Cancun. It's easy: airlines like JetBlue, Delta, American and Aeromexico all offer direct flights from major U.S.…