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27 Healthy Dinner Recipes That Let Your Oven Do Most of the Work

When terms like <i>bomb cyclone</i>, <i>deep freeze</i>, and <i>arctic air</i> are being used to describe the decidedly frightful weather, you’re probably looking for every …

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I'm Officially Serving Them With Everything

We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety to choose from. You can bake them, fry them, …

Long Weekend in Moab, Utah

Moab is known as the adventure capital of Utah thanks to its “slickrock” mountain biking trails and white-water rafting along the Colorado River. …

Red Rock Nation: 3 Days Of Sedona Awesomeness Revealed

Come the end of July, I will be headed to Red Rock country with my lovely wife for three days of fun and exhilaration. It's been a few months since I covered my last vacation guide (which was in Denver). This time around, it's about one of the most beautiful and serene places in the West, …

Sedona: The Cure to a Vegas Hangover

<i>By Chris Vassil, Travelzoo</i><p>If you don't leave a visit to Las Vegas with a lighter wallet, a few extra pounds around your belt and some shadows of exhaustion under your eyes, you're not doing Vegas right. So if you're like me, you likely need a vacation from your vacation -- and Sedona offers the …

Enchantment Resort - Sedona, AZ, USA Surrounded by...

Surrounded by Sedona’s red-rock cliffs, Enchantment Resort in Boynton Canyon is a spectacular retreat to unwind and immerse yourself in the local …

Sedona, Arizona Honeymoon Itinerary

With its majestic Red Rock formations, upscale resorts, creative cuisine, and varied activities, Sedona is the ultimate Southwest honeymoon destination for pleasure-seeking and adventurous couples alike.<p><b>Stay</b><p>El Portal Sedona Hotel is situated in the heart of Sedona, adjacent to the famous …

18 free things to do in Barcelona

Barcelona has enough to keep the most voracious of culture vultures and self-indulgent of gourmands happy for weeks, but all those entry fees and tapas bills can mount up. Fortunately, help is at hand with a variety of ways to make your holiday budget stretch a little further.<p>In addition to the …

San Francisco with children

Beaches, cable cars, carousels or penguins? We’ve narrowed down the best kid-friendly options in San Francisco so you can spend less time looking and more time enjoying.<p>Fisherman’s Wharf, Pier 39 & Ghirardelli Square<p>Amid the waffle cones, overpriced seafood and ‘I escaped Alcatraz’ sweatshirts, …

Top 10 Northern Ireland experiences

Northern Ireland is beautiful, wonderfully scenic and packed with attractions both historic and contemporary.<p>The landscape is rejuvenated and the people, warm and welcoming. Here are the top ways to experience Northern Ireland, past and present.<p><b>Titanic Belfast</b><p>The world’s most famous shipwreck was …

How to make the most of a last-minute trip to Yosemite

It seems like nearly every traveller has Ansel-Adams-fueled dreams of visiting Yosemite National Park (and the ones that don't should), and with those dreams come questions. We put two of the most common questions we get from travellers - both on short and last-minute trips - to Beth Kohn, author …

Top 10 highlights of San Francisco

You may think you know San Francisco from social media (Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and Pinterest all began here, after all) but for the real thing – the mouth-watering cuisine, ear-tingling performances and truly joyous celebrations of individuality – you have to be here. But where do you start …

Adventures in South Dakota: top experiences in the Mount Rushmore State

Adventure has been a way of life in South Dakota for centuries. At one time the horse and wagon trails of warriors, pioneers and homesteaders crisscrossed these vast prairies. An important gateway into the Wild West, the state was home to at least a handful of the country’s most legendary figures – …

Top 10 sights in Cancún and Yucatán

It's no great secret why Cancún, and to a larger extent the Yucatán Peninsula, has become Mexico's top tourist destination. Some people are lured by the simple pleasures of a white-sand beach, turquoise waters and perhaps a little partying here and there. Others find themselves drawn to the …

10 of the world's best learn-to-dive destinations

Dreaming of getting your dive ticket? With a combination of idyllic conditions and reputable dive outfits, we’ve narrowed down the top spots to get certified – from the Caribbean to the Maldives, and everywhere in between.<p>Gili Trawangan, Gili Islands, Indonesia<p><b>The diving:</b> Indonesia boasts an …

PHOTOS: 20 Fabulously Free Things to Do in D.C.

Take a tour of the free offerings you can find in our nation's capital, from cherry blossoms to world-class museums and more!

50 Foods with Superpowers

You can get most, if not all, of the nutrients essential to good health by selecting the right combination of foods<p>Alaskan King Crab<p><b>Bone Builder</b>High in protein and low in fat, the sweet flesh of the king crab is spiked with zinc—a whopping 7 milligrams per 3.5-ounce serving. "Zinc is an …

Tips for Every Age: How to Raise Grateful Kids

The weeks after the holidays can feel like a big let down. After all the expectation—and stress—of the season, both parents and kids may feel a sense …

8 Tested Tips For Visiting Barcelona

Great Getaways: Puerto Rico

Top 10 Things to Do in Utah Parks

National Parks

The World of Buttercreams: 6 Varieties to Try at Home

Let me start this lengthy guide with a very simple, but often overlooked, tip: don't ever serve buttercream—any kind of buttercream—cold. Don't do it! Why? Because cold buttercream is very, very firm, which makes it way less creamy and a whole lot more like you're just eating sweet cold butter. So …

Still Stuck for Gift Ideas?! 45 Edible Gifts to Whip Up for Everyone on Your List

It’s hard to believe we’re already a few days away from Xmas. (Seriously, where did 2014 go?) With tree decorating, holiday parties and Christmas decor DIYs, it’s a miracle we can even tie our shoes. If you’re still struggling to think of gift ideas for your loved ones, we’re here to help. We’ve …

Dessert

Hot Chocolate On A Stick

Who can resist a warm cup of hot chocolate in the winter time? When there’s a chill in the air it always has a way of making me feel warm and cozy, …

I Heart My National Park: Grand Teton

The peaks of <b>Grand Teton National Park</b>, regal and imposing as they stand nearly 7,000 feet above the valley floor, make one of the boldest geologic statements in the Rocky Mountains.<p>Idaho native <b>Jackie Skaggs</b> first moved to Wyoming in 1976, happily landing a job with Signal Mountain Lodge, one of the …

Free Things to Do in Montreal

With new skyscrapers and centuries-old buildings, Montreal is the perfect combination of modern and historic. This cosmopolitan city has something for everyone—summer festivals, winter sports, world-class shopping, a bustling nightlife—and plenty of free options to keep you on budget.<p><b>Art</b><p><b>The Segal</b> …

Road Trip: New York's Finger Lakes

The wines of this region stand alongside California's best, and the scenery is likewise first rate.<p>The vintners of New York's Finger Lakes region make wines that stand alongside California's best. And the scenery is likewise first-rate: Road-trippers can taste their way from vineyard to vineyard …

Wine & Spirits

5 Kid-Friendly Activities in Las Vegas

Top scenic drives around Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone’s famous landscape doesn’t suddenly end at the park fence. Enveloping the park kernel is a protective cushion of national forests and wilderness areas that offer almost as much scenic splendor as the park itself, but without the crowds and the entry fee. Heading to Yellowstone? See the …