16 Best Places to Vacation in the Summertime


Montreal is a little slice of Europe in Canada. This bilingual (most residents speak both French and English) city is actually an island, connected by bridges to the province of Quebec, and bordering the St. Lawrence River.

Montreal in the summer has very warm weather and it hosts a ton of festivals. The Just for Laughs comedy festival, the Jazz festival, and an international fireworks competition are just a few. With its world class shopping, culture, parks, and nightlife, Montreal is a beautiful and exciting destination in the summertime.

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11 Great Hostels to Stay In

For budget-minded travelers in search of a cheap place to stay, hostels can be the perfect option. Generally, hostels offer much better value than hotels and short-term apartment rentals. Because less money is spent on accommodations, it allows globetrotters to designate a larger portion of their budget to good food and sightseeing activities instead.

11 Great Hostels in Europe to Stay In

If you’re a budget-minded backpacker interested in meeting fellow travelers along the way, hostels are an exceptional alternative. Intimate, community-minded, and affordable, hostels have exploded in popularity and really come a long way. From shared open-concept spaces to private ensuites, it’s easy to find a mix of both communal and secluded accommodations.

The 10 Most Historic Prisons

While jail time isn’t a walk in the park for any convicted felon, many tourists flock to historical prisons around the world when traveling. This is due to their mystic, history, and eerie ambiance. While it may seem a little crazy, visiting a local prison can provide a ton of insight on a region’s roots and culture.