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The 8 Best Experiential Eco-Lodges in South America

South America

In Uganda and Rwanda, Gorilla Trekking Enters a New Chapter

Ornithology

City, Safari, and Surf: The Ultimate Southern African Holiday

Safari

The Best Travel Skincare Tips From Our Editors

Skin Care

A Guide to Dry Tortugas National Park

These remote isles are a park lover's paradise.<p>The seven isles of Dry Tortugas National Park cluster together like gemstones in the shimmering Gulf …

National Parks

Hawaii's Merrie Monarch Festival Is the Ultimate Hula Celebration

Hawaii

Gorilla Trekking in Uganda: Up Close with Silverbacks

Adventure Travel

Seven Tips for Exploring Redwood National Park

Your guide to seeing the tallest trees in the world.<p>Arguably as American as apple pie and baseball, the Redwood National and State Parks of …

National Parks
Oregon

A Guide to Crater Lake National Park

The lake is the world's clearest natural body of water.<p>The result of a massive volcanic eruption in 4,600 B.C., Oregon's Crater Lake is known far and …

National Parks

The 30 Best Resorts in Mexico

When it comes to the best resorts in Mexico, our 2016 Readers' Choice Awards picks don't leave anything out—there are swim-up suites and miles of beachfront bliss aplenty, not to mention all-inclusives, where nifty bonuses like a personal butler service and an unlimited supply of fresh, fruity …

Native Americans

A Beautiful (and Budget-Friendly!) Laundry Room Makeover

Make this often-ignored space your next project. This article originally appeared on GoodHousekeeping.com<p>You probably approach your laundry room with a "get in, get out" mentality. After all, who wants to spend tons of time matching socks and fighting pesky stains? But really, laundry belongs in …

Before and After: A Builder-Grade Bathroom Gets Major Personality

Don't settle for a basic bathroom.<p>It's easy to look at a builder-grade bathroom and feel defeated: That bland rectangular mirror, boring beige walls, simple countertop, and honey-colored wood. But instead of accepting defeat, blogger Centsational Girl took the bathroom in her new home as …

7 Lighting Mistakes You're Making

Avoid these and your future will be bright.<p><i>A perfectly-lit bedside table by Ashley Whittaker.</i><p>1. Relying on Only One Light Source<p>The key to good lighting is layering it at different heights. "Don't rely on only one kind of light source. Mix a variety of overhead and floor or table lamps," Alan …

Before and After: A Food Blogger's Wow-Worthy White Kitchen

Here's proof a one-color kitchen can be a winner.<p>A food blogger deserves a fabulous kitchen — and when your blog is as successful as Pinch of Yum, why not splurge on a full remodel? After buying a new home back in 2013, blogger Lindsay and her husband Bjork decided the current kitchen's dated wood …

How to Hike Peru's Machu Picchu in One Day

This New App Will Help You Score Outrageous Flight Deals

Travelers who plan trips based on getting the very best flight deals may already be familiar with DealRay.<p>On Wednesday, the desktop-only platform …

New York City

Eight Small Resorts That Belong on a Destination Wedding Pinterest Board

These spots are the perfect backdrop for saying your vows.<p>Putting together a perfect wedding can be a complicated affair—there’s a spouse to find, an …

Weddings

A Long Weekend in Cuba: The Itinerary

A recent trip to Cuba for the Chanel show reminds us how much ground you can cover in just 72 hours.<p>There’s something about Cuba’s proximity—an easy three-hour flight from Newark on United—that makes its more than a half century of political and cultural isolation even more poignant. And as with …

Cuba

A Guide to the National Parks of Oregon

In the Pacific Northwest, there's a national park for every nature-lover.<p>Being outdoorsy is a major part of the culture in Oregon, and this coastal …

National Parks
Oregon
Oregon

Why You Should Hire 'Points Hackers' to Book Your Next Flight

Deciphering airline and credit card points can often feel like reading a foreign language. Luckily, a new brand class of travel agents are here to help: points hackers.<p>By now, you’ve likely heard that the new Chase Sapphire Reserve card is giving away a signup bonus of 100,000 points, among other …

Icelandair's Celebration Stopover Buddy Service Will Help Plan the Perfect Layover

The Ultimate Anti-Aging, Pain-Fighting Workout

Turn back the clock—and feel your best—with this simple, at-home routine<p>Let’s say you’ve had a little back pain, struggle with bad knees, or have a shoulder that pinches every time you lift your arm. That’s just aging, right? Not so much. It means you’re "dysfunctionally fit," says Bruce Mack, the …

The Perfect Three-Day Weekend in Santa Barbara

As part of a new series, Travel + Leisure is exploring America one three-day weekend at a time. Here's what to do on a short trip to Santa Barbara, …

Santa Barbara

The World’s Most Romantic Hotels

If nothing else, you'll definitely fall in love with these fine properties.<p>Before she had even left, Tiffany Dowd was planning her next couples …

Awards

The Perfect Three-Day Weekend in Sonoma

As part of a new series, Travel + Leisure is exploring America one three-day weekend at a time. Here’s what to do on a short trip to Sonoma wine …

San Francisco

The Perfect Three-Day Weekend in Asheville

As part of a new series, Travel + Leisure is exploring America one three-day weekend at a time. Here’s what to do on a short trip to Asheville, in …

Travel

The Perfect Three-Day Weekend in Portland, Oregon

In a new series, Travel + Leisure explores the country's best cities, towns, and neighborhoods—one long weekend at a time.<p>If you’re looking for a …

Oregon