Weekend getaways

Washington, DC on the cheap

Our nation’s capital is brimming with both history and beauty, and you needn’t spend a fortune to enjoy the most the city has to offer. Check out these five ways to enjoy Washington, D.C. on the cheap. Catch a show on the Kennedy Center’s ...

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Day trips from New York City
Photo tour: Crater Lake, Oregon
5 bookstores that don’t look like bookstores
A weekend in Denver
Beach & nature

In photos: Beautiful beaches on America's West Coast

Escape to America's West Coast with this photo tour.

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10 lakes that look like oceans
Natural wonder: Death Valley National Park
Where to see the midnight sun this summer
Awesome places to see spring do its thing
Cheap & free

Philly’s pop-up prison museum

Shanks, shivs and mugshots, oh my! This month, you can check out all this and more as Eastern State Penitentiary highlights the prison paths of retaliation and reform during its “Pop-Up Museum: Sin and Salvation” in Philadelphia. Between April ...

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Atlanta on the cheap
Drive-in movie theaters in the US
Orlando on the cheap
Cheap things to do in Prague

5 things to think about if you're proposing during a trip

Thinking about proposing during a trip? Here are a few things to consider.

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Not your average accommodations: 10 cool places to spend the night
Where to go in Puerto Vallarta
Nap-worthy spots around the world
Ooh la la! Sexy hotel amenities for Valentine's Day
Food & drink

Snacks on sticks: Tasty bites around the world

From deep-fried pizza to scorpions, we're saluting foods on a stick from around the world with these photos.

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7 local drinks that are worth the trip
Where to drink for free in Vegas
Chips and dip around the world
Italy to unveil a 'Disneyland of food' in 2015

Quirky travel find: Cancun Underwater Museum

Just below the surface of the waters surrounding Isla Mujeres near Cancun, Mexico, hundreds of coral-covered and algae-coated sculptures beckon visitors to strap on their snorkeling gear and go for a dive at the Cancun Underwater Museum (MUSA). ...

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America's ballparks: 7 quirky facts
California's locally inspired spa treatments
Cute factor: Norway's dogsled airport shuttle service
Picturesque peaks [PHOTOS]
Travel inspiration

Travel in color: See the world’s white accents [PHOTOS]

The pristine glow of white seems to be a hue preferred by Mother Nature and architects alike. From the flawless glaciers of the Antarctic to timeless landmarks like the Taj Mahal and the Trevi Fountain, there’s no denying its pure allure. Get ...

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10 things you didn’t know about mythical creatures
Tips: Getting through airport security with the greatest of ease
Quirky travel find: Vegas’ Neon Museum [PHOTOS]
Take a ‘Game of Thrones’ tour of Croatia
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‘Pay-as-you-go flights’ (PAYGF) set to launch worldwide

Fellow travelers, meet your new favorite form of plastic.

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Disney's "It's a Small World" turns 50
Delta's latest in-flight amenity: Mentoring for entrepreneurs
Tweet your #SuitcaseSelfie to win!
Drink me, I'm Irish: What to sip in honor of St. Patrick's Day
Quirky travel
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The world according to cats

Looking for the purr-fect getaway? (Yep, we said it.) From feline-friendly destinations around the world (think: cat cafes and cat sanctuaries) to the best cat travel companions (breeds with that laid-back “cattitude,” of course), ...

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5 funny April Fools' Day traditions from around the world
Quirky travel find: The birthplace of Cabbage Patch Kids
Cool hotel room keys [PHOTOS]
Japan's capsule hotels