Tactic for finding off-the-beaten-path lodging on your next trip to Europe. Use a mapping application like Google Maps to find lodging by location. Navigate to the area in which you would like to stay, choose "Search nearby", type "hotel" into the search field (or agriturismo, bed and breakfast, inn, and hostel). The search results show location, hotel name and even user reviews, as well as links to the lodging Web site when available.
top 50 cities to visit- 4.) Lhasa, China - Lhasa is the spiritual center of Tibetan Buddhism and the rugged Himalayas set against Lhasa's incense-filled monasteries and palaces make for one of the most unforgettable views on Earth. (Photo by Juanjo Fontanet)
UNFRIENDLIEST CITIES: 7. Cairo, Egypt
Montreal... I went for a film festival in college with a few friends and what I came back with was the single most crazy trip I have ever been on. Beneath its old world charm, European throwback and laid back feel lives a city that knows the definition of wild! Ask and you shall receive with this here, whether crazy fun, sophistication, or thoughtful peace is what you seek.