ESSENCE's exclusive guide on how to see, taste and experience the hottest destinations in Black travel.
Keep these gay-friendly destinations on your radar for travel in 2019 and beyond!
From chicken to cocktails, these festivals are perfect for the foodie who can't get enough of life - and delicious eats.
From costumes to fetes, Trinidad Carnival is truly the greatest show on earth.
Sisters Francina and Roderica James are ready to bring travelers back to their hometown of Detroit with their timeless and charming bed and breakfast.
If you're looking for a trip to Africa that has it all, then a getaway to Zanzibar should be at the top of your travel wish list.
Using DNA testing to trace your African heritage can cause layered and complex emotions, but as Rondel Holder learned, it can also lead to a journey of self discovery.
Make the most of your trip to the Motherland with this simple guide.
This handy travel guide will have you saying "sawasdee Thailand" (hello Thailand) in no time.
H-U- YOU KNOW! Homecoming season is officially here. And it’s no secret that Howard Homecoming has been a staple in Black culture — but pop culture as well. The annual […]
The San Blas Islands are a little pocket of paradise that are virtually untouched. Found just off the coast of mainland Panama, the archipelago of over 300 little islands is […]
Visiting Africa? Consider Community-Led Tourism So Your Dollars Will Make A Difference and Your Memories Will Be One-Of-A-Kind
Inside Airbnb’s expansive efforts to further healthy tourism across Africa and the one-of-a-kind travel experiences they’re helping to create.
If you've ever been curious about a nude resort, here are just a few reasons you might want to consider a visit and why it's probably nothing like you’ve imagined.
We’ve all wished we could splurge and hit “book” on a ticket to our dream destination. But then reality sets in once we see the final fare upon checkout, and […]
One Location, Two Ways: Cartagena, Colombia Makes The Perfect Girls Trip or Socially-Conscious Solo Adventure
Two travelers break down two ways to live your best life and enjoy one unforgettable vacation in Cartagena.
Those overwater villas that you swoon over while scrolling through the #honeymoon hashtag on Instagram? The crystal-clear turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean? Those beautiful blue lagoons and crystal reefs? […]