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23 free things to do in Washington, DC

Accommodation aside, Washington, DC, is one of the most, er, capital-friendly cities in the world. From performances in the Kennedy Center to tours of the White House, and the Smithsonian's free museums and galleries (and zoo!), you can spend weeks having fun without spending a dime.<p>Tick off our 23 …

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Supersized natural wonders of US National Parks

Superlative natural wonders appear wherever you turn in the USA's national parks. Whether you're working on your bucket list - 'Climb North America's highest mountain!' - or just wanting to hug the world's largest living tree, you can explore nature's extreme outer limits at these record-setting US …

National Parks

The Best Islands in the World

Condé Nast Traveler readers ranked the 30 best islands in the world outside the U.S. in the 2017 Readers' Choice Awards survey, from far-flung gems in Southeast Asia to volcanic outcrops in the Mediterranean.<p>Getty<p>1<p>Boracay, Philippines<p>This itty-bitty island (just under four square miles) in the …

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Michelin's 2014 New York Guide is Here

Michelin guide has released its 2014 picks for New York restaurants worthy of their star ratings. At the top of the list, last year's seven three-star restaurants retained their ratings, but no new ones joined them. Only five restaurants received two-star ratings (Gordon Ramsay lost its ranking and …

Best New Hotels 2017 | Hot List - Condé Nast Traveler

Previous<p>The World's Most Beautiful Train Stations<p>Our Editors' Favorite Places to Travel Solo<p>A Road Trip Through Portugal's Algarve Region<p>The Best Cities for Expats<p>The Best Hidden Beaches in Italy<p>Next<p>Make It Rain<p>How to blow your tax refund ASAP.<p>Previous<p>Where to Go With Your Tax Refund in 2018<p>Best …

The Hottest New Clubs

The Hottest New Clubs<p><b>Glass,</b><b>Paris</b><br>Tucked away in the red-light district of Pigalle, this pint-sized spot from the team behind the Marais’ popular …

Paris Fashion Week: Where to People Watch While Feasting on Croissants

Condé Nast Traveler style director Mark Connolly shares his picks for where to stay, shop, eat—and maybe even spot fashion designers—during Paris Fashion Week.<p>As Paris Fashion Week kicks off, our style director Mark Connolly shares his picks for where to stay, hang out, and shop. Hint: There will …

The Best Fall Foliage in the U.S.

While we all love summer and its days filled with sunshine and ice cream, we can't be sad for long—fall is on its way with all its usual bright colors and beautiful views. Here's where to find the best ones.<p>The longest season: New Hampshire's Lakes Region<p><b>When to go:</b> Late September through late …

Live Out a Fairy Tale in Dreamy Tower Suites

In fairy tales, being locked in a tower generally meant your stepmother had some serious issues with you. But in these five hotels, gaining access to the tower suite means you may very well lock yourselves in and refuse to leave.<p>The Aviary<p>When Leonard Bernstein conducted at the Tanglewood music …

A Perfect Farmhouse Hideaway in England's Castle Country

The Dormy, a new 40-room hotel in England's Cotswolds, offers dreamy gardens and ivy-colored bliss.<p>Dormy House's exterior<p>Room 6, Splendid Room<p>Room 17, Splendid Room<p>Room 19, Top Notch Room<p>Room 1, with tea<p>Doorstop owl<p>Doorstop owl<p>Garden Room<p>Blue and Red Lounge<p>Blue Lounge<p>Yellow Lounge<p>The Attic Suite<p>The …

Five Places to Get a Great Slice of Pizza in Chicago. Yes, We Said Slice.

Five great places to get a slice of pizza in Chicago—Jimmy's Pizza Café, Dante's Pizzeria, Café Luigi, Armitage Pizza, and D'amato's Bakery—for those times deep dish just won't do.<p>It used to be next to impossible to find a good slice of thin-crust pizza in the city where deep-dish long reigned …

Bliss Out Like Jefferson at Virginia's New Canyon Ranch Spa

This bikini season, lose a few at the new Canyon Ranch SpaClub at Virginia’s historic Homestead resort, not far from the geothermal springs where Jefferson used to take the waters. There’ll be a thermal pool and showers, a healthy-eats café, and fitness classes galore…<p>This bikini season, lose a …

Great Beaches of the World: Italy

When it comes to the art of living, Italians are masters, and this talent extends to the seaside. Combing coasts in 8 regions—Tuscany, Sardinia, Puglia, Sicily, Capri and Amalfi, the Italian Riviera, Maratea, and the Veneto (tough job, but someone had to do it)—Ondine Cohane discovers 50 fabulous …

Top 10 Most Expensive And Luxurious Hotels in Paris

Paris is a very beautiful city, with amazing architecture and history and with lots of wonderful attractions. As a visitor, you want your experience …

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Top 7 Luxury Travel Trends

International luxury travel network, Virtuoso®, reveals the top seven travel trends to emerge from Virtuoso Travel Week, happening this week in Las …

Hotel Domestique: A Taste of Tuscany in South Carolina

Hotel Domestique, a new hotel in Greenville, South Carolina, is more reminiscent of Tuscany than the American South. It was conceived by Tour de France cyclist George Hincapie—so naturally, there's an in-house bike shop.<p>In a setting more reminiscent of Tuscany than the American South, Greenville, …

The Definitive Guide to Amsterdam

In Europe’s refreshed design capital of Amsterdam, the fashions are funky, the masterpiece-filled museums have been fabulously restored, and a formerly barren neighborhood is being reborn as a hipster hotbed.<p>Forget red lights and reefer bars. In Europe’s refreshed design capital of Amsterdam, the …

Taiwan: The Other China

Taiwan was once an affront to the mainland, a repository of everything that Mao wanted to wipe out. now, as bonds between the two are rebuilt, <b>Dorinda Elliott</b> finds an island confident, free—and rich in experiences both spiritual and hedonistic<p>I shudder for a moment, half expecting to see the ghosts …

Ken Jennings Quotes TLC, Finds Hard-to-Chase Waterfall

Jeopardy champ Ken Jennings finds the reversing falls in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada. When the tide comes in, the falls in the Saint John River reverse and flow upstream.<p>In 1995, the R&B trio TLC famously warned us against chasing waterfalls, instead recommending only “the rivers and the …

Rooftop Hotel Bars with Incredible Views

We can't stop staring at the photos of these rooftop bars, all at Condé Nast Traveler-approved hotels…<p>Gramercy Terrace<p>**<p>Hotel:** Gramercy Park Hotel<p><b>What you'll see:</b> New York's Gramercy Park neighborhood, the Chrysler Building (when looking uptown).<p>The Gaja Roof & Sky Bar<p>**<p>Hotel:** Swissôtel The …

Where the Royals Vacation: Kate, William, Elizabeth, and Even Victoria

The duchess formerly known as Kate Middleton was quick to leave London after she gave birth to royal baby George this week. But she and Will are far from the first royals to escape the city in the summer.<p>Kate and Will couldn’t wait to get baby George out of London. After one night at their …

How to Avoid the Misery of Heathrow Airport and Still Fly Into London

Tomorrow is the deadline set by the British government for the submission of plans to increase the capacity of London’s airports, but the pain of flying through Heathrow isn’t going to end any time soon. Here's how to avoid it altogether<p>The pain of flying through Heathrow isn’t going to end any …

Conde Naste Readers Travel Award 2017 | CN Traveller India

3-night stay at 1-bedroom Terrace Suite with daily breakfast at Silk Restaurant and a 60-minute massage at Spa for 2 guests<p>3 night stay on Bed & …

The Kate Middleton Connection to Kenya’s Newest World Heritage Site

UNESCO has just named Kenya’s Lewa Wildlife Conservancy, where Prince William popped the question while on safari to Kate Middleton, a World Heritage Site.<p>UNESCO has just named Kenya’s Lewa Wildlife Conservancy a World Heritage Site. No, not because this is where Prince William chose to stay when …

How To Choose Luggage For Business Travel

Bullet-resistant body armor, race cars, football helmets, and luggage may not seem to have anything in common but as I learned last month, they do, and that fact has dramatically changed the design of the bags you carry on trips.<p>When I landed in London for a month-long business trip in Europe, my …

The World's Loneliest Speck of Land

Norway's Bouvet Island in the South Atlantic is likely the world's most remote island—and fewer than 100 people have ever set foot there. Jeopardy champ Ken Jennings explains.<p>Are you a fan of The Lonely Island, the music-comedy trio behind <i>Saturday Night Live</i> hits like “Lazy Sunday” and “I’m on a …