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America's Best Beach Towns

Ahhh, summer. Endless sunny days, tanned legs in short shorts and ice cream in the freezer at all times. Can you tell we're ready for a beach vacation? Here, eight of our favorite seaside towns across the country.

Watch Hill, RI

Less crowded than nearby Newport and Narragansett, Watch Hill is an …

Sand Dunes

Kauaʻi with kids: top family activities on the Garden Isle

Lonely Planet writer Andy Murdock takes his kids to the Hawaiian island of Kauaʻi for some outdoor adventures. After playing botanist in Limahuli Garden, taking a dip in the azure waters of Hanalei Bay and contemplating the sheer cliffs of the 'Grand Canyon of the Pacific', he discovers he might …


10 Cheap City Break Deals Everyone Can Afford!

Looking for an affordable, culture filled city break? Why not check out these top 10 budget locations that really are well worth visiting, some of …

Travel Deals

These are the Friendliest Cities in America | Travel + Leisure

As a Nashville native, Meagan Nordmann thought she knew all about friendly locals—until she flew to Albuquerque.

“Before my plane had even landed in The Land of Enchantment, I
had probably 20 tweets from locals offering to take me out for coffee,” says the digital marketer, who recently relocated to …

U.S. Travel

America’s Most Charming Cities | Travel + Leisure

To find the heart of New York City, you need the right shoes.

“I always seek out a city's charms on foot,” says Rachel Rudman, co-creator of the travel series How 2 Travelers. In the Big Apple, she says, walking gives her the thrill of “moving through a sea of people who are drastically different …

North America Travel

Montenegro - A Journey from Mountains to Seaside through a Divine Country

Montenegro is a country that pleasantly surprised me by its beauty and diversity: in my post about National Park Durmitor I was telling a story about …


Why Hershey, Pennsylvania Is the 'Sweetest' Town You're Missing Out on

Hershey, Pennsylvania, likes to call itself the sweetest place on earth, and if you're looking for a small-scale theme park getaway on the East Coast, it will indeed hit the sweet spot. Located in Pennsylvania Dutch Country, Hershey is synonymous with chocolate, as it happens to be the place …


Greece’s top five festivals

The Greek calendar is chock-full of festivals, and Greeks are always up for a celebration. This is the country where you get tantamount to two birthdays – the day of your birth and the official day of the saint you are named after. And individual islands and villages often have their own …


Best rainy-day activities in Vancouver

It’s a city where pewter-dark skies can dissolve into relentless rain at any time of year. But when you’re in Vancouver and the deluge hits, you have two choices: retreat to your hotel bed or make like a local and pretend it’s just another liquid sunshine day.

For those visitors unprepared for a …

Travel (Canada)

Olympic National Park Photos


Great Family Trips: Island-Hopping in Greece

The family vacation, like the concept of family itself, has evolved. Kids are traveling with grandma or a single parent or an indulgent uncle (or all three). However you define your kin, this island-hopping itinerary is all relative.

> Why Go:

From the windy Cyclades islands to the calmer Ionians, …

Europe Travel

Drone Footage Proves That Oahu's North Shore Is Almost Too Good To Be True

There's one neighborhood in Hawaii, above all the other magical places, that never fails to impress.

The seven-mile slice of paradise known famously as Oahu's North Shore is Hawaii's never-never land -- a place where locals and travelers alike seem to be chasing one of two things: waves or bliss. …


Jasen nature reserve: Macedonia’s secret getaway

Deep in the Balkans, this grandiosely named nature reserve might just be the best-kept secret among Europe’s national parks. Home to the rare Balkan chamois (wild goat) and endangered Eurasian lynx, Macedonia’s Jasen is one of the region’s most ecologically significant areas. While there are no …


9 Real-Life Game of Thrones Settings

Fans rejoice. There's another way to experience your favorite show.

For the HBO series, George R.R. Martin's fictional seven kingdoms were actually filmed in these nine real destinations around the world. Maybe it's time to book a GOT getaway.

Dubrovnik, Croatia

King's Landing looks a whole lot more …

George R. R. Martin

Hawaiian day trips: Lana‘i

With its variety of microclimates, multifaceted history and diverse flora and fauna, Hawaii is made for day trips. In just one afternoon, a visitor can hike a rocky pine forest, learn the stories of an isolated colony of Hansen's Disease patients and take in a breezy ocean vista.

In this two-part …

U.S. Travel

Budapest for free

Budapest is a bargain destination, though you still have to pay for just about everything. That doesn’t mean you’ll be reaching for your wallet from morning till night – the following top attractions and activities won’t cost you a forint. For the most part they involve being on the outside looking …


Hawaiian day trips: Moloka‘i

With its variety of microclimates, multifaceted history and diverse flora and fauna, Hawaii is made for day trips. In just one afternoon, a visitor can hike a rocky pine forest, learn the stories of an isolated colony of Hansen's Disease patients and then take in a breezy ocean vista.

In this …


What to Do in Lisbon

Everything old is new again in the Portuguese capital. Throughout the hilly metropolis on the Tagus River, fading structures and spaces are being stylishly reborn. Once-forlorn neighborhood markets have undergone ambitious renovations and currently form the city’s newest hot spots for dining and …


Top 10 day trips out of Barcelona

You could spend weeks in Barcelona and never run out of places to see, things to do, food to try and bars to hop.

But for a taste of Catalan life beyond the metropolis – or simply for a change of pace – you can choose between mountains, beaches and pretty little towns, all just a short ride …

Europe Travel

Top 10 Things to Do in Hawaii


5 Small Cities in Europe Where You Can Live Large

This post contains references to products from one or more of our advertisers. We may receive compensation when you click on links to those products. …

Europe Travel

Road Trip: Vermont Cheese Trail

Crack open a Vermont food sampler and you'll probably find a hunk of sharp cheddar next to the maple syrup. But farmstead alchemists in the Green Mountain state also create award-winning gorgonzola, gouda, feta, chèvre, and other artisanal varieties. In central and northern Vermont, you can drop in …

Road Trips

Sunday in Harlem: where to find your soul food fix

It’s Sunday morning in Manhattan, and you’re hungry for something more substantial than a bowl of organic granola or a fresh fruit platter on that Upper East Side corner. But where to go for food that’s hot, filling and served with soul? Jumping aboard the A–Train just minutes north to 125th …

Soul Food

The 8 Best Food Cities in the World

Travelers love to eat--that's why every year, as part of our Readers' Choice Awards survey, we ask our readers to rank their favorite food cities around the world. This year's results contain some old favorites (Paris, Rome) as well as a few surprises. Read on for more mouth-watering details.



Top 10 Must-Do's In Charleston

By College Tourist. Author, Jenna Rice, University of Central Florida.

From southern food to breathtaking views: What not to miss in America's most charming city.

1. Hot Little Biscuit

This hole in the wall shop serves up an assortment of the best house-made biscuits you'll ever have. The blackberry …


10 Gorgeous European Places You've Never Heard Of

You may think you know Europe's wonders from back to front. But newsflash: you don't. As with any well-trodden destination, the continent boasts a number of tucked-away treasures that would make even the most experienced traveler swoon.

The continent brims with uncrowded venues, like the islands of …


The Wild Side of Tuscany

Over a decade ago, the film Under the Tuscan Sun tossed the heart of central Italy into the global tourism spotlight, sending busloads of camera-wielding tourists to historic hamlets and pack-them-in, pack-them-out wine tasting pit stops.

For today’s thoughtful travelers, Tuscany’s Maremma region …

Europe Travel

Anthony Bourdain picks his top 10 episodes

As the April 26 season premiere of the Emmy and Peabody award-winning CNN Original Series "Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown" draws near, we asked Bourdain to select his top 10 episodes from previous seasons.

Fans were then asked to vote for which episode they wanted to see on premiere night.

The polls …

Anthony Bourdain

The Best Farmers' Markets in America

by Stephen Orr, Condé Nast Traveler

These markets are definitely worth the trip.

1. Santa Monica Farmers Market

Even in midwinter, nothing beats flying in to Los Angeles from icy NYC and finding yourself surrounded by tables full of artichokes, avocados, and an astonishing array of citrus (and all …

Los Angeles

The 5 Cheapest Places In Europe, According To TripAdvisor

The secret's out: Europe is extremely cheap right now. The euro is nearly equal to the dollar (for now, at least), and flight prices are largely on the decline, too. Hotels and Airbnb rental prices are affordable across the board, making this one of the best times to visit Europe that we've seen in …