Christine Beernaert

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Word of Mouth: Downtown Asheville

You know you've reached the South when there is a Chick-fil-A or Cook Out off nearly every highway exit. You won't find any fast-food chains in downtown Asheville, North Carolina, though (save for a Jimmy John's). During our recent trip to Moogfest, we had the chance to visit the heart of the city, …

North Carolina

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Treasures of California's Central Coast along Highway 1

Remember what poet Robert Frost said about taking the road less traveled?<p>"Two roads diverged in a wood, and I--<p>I took the one less traveled by,<p>And that has made all the difference."<p>Exploring destinations that may be off our usual radar offers endless benefits and opportunities for unique …

Black Friday and Cyber Monday Travel Deals for 2014

Here’s a list of Black Friday and Cyber Monday travel deals for 2014:<p>—————————— <b><br>AIRLINES</b> <br>Virgin America: Black Friday Deals From $49* One Way. Book by …

Road Trip: Low Country, South Carolina and Georgia

Few regions in the United States pack in as much history, culture, and natural beauty as the Low Country.<p>Few regions in the United States pack in as much history, culture, and natural beauty as the Low Country—a 200-mile (322-kilometer) stretch of coastal South Carolina and Georgia.<p><b>Overview</b><p>A …

South Carolina

How to get the most from a short trip to Ireland

Vibrant cities, otherworldly monuments, ancient castles, sweeping beaches bordered by jade-green fields, cosy pubs with crackling fires and toe-tapping traditional music sessions – Ireland offers a multitude of memorable experiences. And its compact size makes it possible to fit many in, even on a …

First time San Diego: discover the best of America's finest city

San Diego calls itself America’s Finest City, and who are we to argue? Its sunny, breezy countenance animates the pandas and koalas at its world-famous zoo, skaters and surfers on its iconic beaches, tousled-haired valet parkers and vested bartenders slinging drinks in hipster hangouts of the …

A perfect day in Toronto

Facing off against New York State, far across the slate-grey waters of Lake Ontario, Toronto walks the line between American cultural osmosis and staunch Canadian independence. Masters of this balancing act, Torontonians shift between both worlds with verve, tolerance and open-mindedness. Spend a …

Toronto: Touring Around the 2014 International Film Festival

The Toronto International Film Festival beckons film lovers from around the world. The second great benefit of heading to Toronto for an international collection of quality movies, is the ability to tour the city, dine in top restaurants and mingle with the most diverse crowd of people in the …

Asheville: the secrets of the North Carolina good life

After driving through mile after mile of strip-mall Virginia on the road down from Washington DC, the bohemian vibe of Asheville comes as something of a surprise.<p>It sits at the southern end of the Blue Ridge Parkway, the 469-mile-scenic highway linking the Shenandoah National Park to the Great …

Road Trip: Cape Cod, Massachusetts

Take your time hopping from one clam shack to the next around vintage Cape Cod.<p>A drive around Massachusetts' vintage Cape Cod serves up miles of beaches, restful resort towns—and, yes, lobster and clam shacks.<p>There are capes all along the New England coast, but when anyone talks of "the Cape," the …

New England

Top 10 Things to Do in Greenville, South Carolina

Out of 30 U.S. cities named Greenville, it's the one in the heart of South Carolina's upcountry that stands out and makes you say, "Yeah, <i>that</i> Greenville". As one of the fastest growing cities in America, Greenville, South Carolina has a flourishing and revitalized downtown filled with boutiques, …

New England

Chicago Botanic Garden: All the pathways are yours

It isn't easy to find all of the serene nooks and calming crannies at the Chicago Botanic Garden. Some of the paths at the park seem perfectly content to go only one way. At least a couple of the themed gardens are best reached by walking through another garden.<p>But I had made my way up a one-way …

Road Trip! Head for the Heart of Florida on Route 27

<b>U.S. Route 27</b>, a 1,373-mile highway that runs from Fort Wayne, Ind., to the tip of the Florida peninsula, travels in Florida from north of <b>Tallahassee</b> down to <b>Miami</b>, ending not far from the <b>Miami International Airport</b>. It was once a major road used by those in the Midwest, Tennessee, Kentucky and …

Free Things to Do in Boston

As any Red Sox fan knows, Boston is a baseball town. But it's more than that. As a hub for revolutionary thinking during the colonial period, Boston has a rich history that is easily accessible without having to purchase any museum tickets. The city offers contemporary cost free attractions as …

New England

Driving Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way

The 'Wild Atlantic Way' driving route neatly packages the abundant attractions of Ireland's west coast, from West Cork to Donegal. The well-signed, easy-to-navigate route includes 157 'Discovery Points', where drivers can stop and learn more about the must-sees and lesser-known diversions of this …

Ireland's Most Picture-Perfect Spots

Ireland

Discovering Dublin’s Coastal Villages

I’d been to the Irish capital several times before, but had never ventured from the city center to the seaside towns along the coast. As I came to find out, these aren’t seasonal communities brimming with tacky T-shirt and ice cream shops, but rather idyllic suburbs of Dublin where many families …

Seven Top Things to Do In Rehoboth Beach DE Before and After The Crowds Converge

Rehoboth Beach DE has been on the Mid-Atlantic summer-fun radar since the turn of last century, but with a growing culinary and LGBT scene, it's been expanding its reach.<p>The award-winning New York based newspaper and magazine writer, Michael Luongo (author of Gay Travels in the Muslim World), says …

Swimwear

Visit Beaufort, SC | Beaufort, SC Official Visitor Site | Historical Beaufort, SC

Tucked into narrow interlocking streets and adorned by natural foliage and centuries-old, moss-draped live oak trees, this area is one of the focal …

Sport Fishing

Beaufort Guide| Fodor's Travel

Charming homes and churches grace this old town on Port Royal Island. Come here on a day trip from Hilton Head, Savannah, or Charleston, or to spend …

Bikeshare Wire

There are a couple reasons why D.C.'s <b>Capital Bikeshare</b> is doing so much better for itself than New York City's CitiBike, financially. CitiBike has had some unexpected weather-related hurdles in its first year, which may have lead to the decrease in non-membership users. However, there also seems to …