Weekend getaways
Top 10 iconic Christmas trees and their roots 13

Top 10 iconic Christmas trees and their roots

Every year, millions of people around the world brave the cold and the crowds to see the lighting ceremony for their hometown Christmas trees, a tradition thought to have begun in the 16th century. It’s hard to believe these colossal trees once ...

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De-stress-tinations: Low-key locales in some of the world’s busiest cities...
Cool off-the-radar locales along the US-Canadian border
Made in NYC: Things you can only buy in the Big Apple
Top 10 cities that spook: Creepy tours around the world
Beach & nature
Your next trip: Riviera Maya 5

Tips and inspiration for your next trip to Mexico’s Riviera Maya

Why Riviera Maya? When you stay in Riviera Maya, you have put yourself in the center of it all. A little more than 40 miles separate you from the nightlife of Cancun, a 30-minute ferry ride is all it takes to place yourself on the white sand ...

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26 stunning Instagram pics from the Department of the Interior
Pick your paradise: Which Hawaiian island is best for you?
Free things to do around the U.S. this fall
Top 10 free campsites around the world
Cheap & free
Cheap things to do at the Mall of America 6

Cheap things to do at the Mall of America

With more than 520 stores, a theme park featuring 25 rides and attractions, an aquarium housing more than 10,000 sea creatures and more than 400 events held each year, it is not hard to see why Minnesota’s Mall of America gets more than 40 ...

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Top 11 festive window displays around the world
18 undiscovered travel hacks to up your game
Free things to do around the U.S. this fall
Rack up those frequent flyer miles: 15 airline loyalty programs
Romantic
Top 10 celebrity wedding destinations 10

Top 10 celebrity wedding destinations

Wedding days are one of the happiest in people’s lives. A day where two soul-mates, surrounded by loved ones, express their love to one another and begin their happy-ever-after journey. Whether you decide to elope privately or throw a ...

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10 hot new honeymoon hotels opening this year
How to prepare for a destination wedding
Photos: Rose gardens around the world
Best places in the US to mend a broken heart
Food & drink
A Top Chef Tour of North America

A ‘Top Chef’ pilgrimage through North America

Year after year, Bravo’s “Top Chef” takes some of the country’s best up-and-coming chefs and puts their culinary skills to the test with high-pressure and sometimes unbelievable challenges. Foodies, home cooks and reality TV junkies alike tune ...

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The dos and don’ts of bringing alcohol on a flight
Around the world in 29 cheeses [INFOGRAPHIC]
Get cultured: Top 10 storied cheese destinations
Top 10 harvest festivals around the world
Active
Unconventional winter vacations in the US

Unconventional winter vacations in the US

When it comes to winter travel, there are a few reasons we’ll brave crowded airports and tiny airplane seats in the name of travel. Usually, it’s to see loved ones for the holidays, but oftentimes, an irresistible destination will also lure us ...

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Top 10 quirky tours that will make you ditch the car
Top 10 free campsites around the world
Destination spotlight: Arizona’s Havasupai Reservation
Top 11 camps for adults
Travel inspiration
Top 10 iconic Christmas trees and their roots 13

Top 10 iconic Christmas trees and their roots

Every year, millions of people around the world brave the cold and the crowds to see the lighting ceremony for their hometown Christmas trees, a tradition thought to have begun in the 16th century. It’s hard to believe these colossal trees once ...

Read the full story
Short-term volunteer vacations: 10 charitable trips for the time-crunched travel...
Top travel trends and hot destinations for 2015
De-stress-tinations: Low-key locales in some of the world’s busiest cities...
Tips and inspiration for your next trip to Mexico’s Riviera Maya
News
Cannabis tourism: Top pot spots in the US and Canada

Cannabis tourism: Travel to US pot spots on the rise

Move over, Amsterdam and Vancouver (sometimes known as “Vansterdam” for its notoriously loose, yet still illegal, pot culture): There’s a new plume of cannabis tourism locales on the rise in the U.S. Amsterdam has long topped lists ...

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Top travel trends and hot destinations for 2015
Tweet us your #HolidayTravelStory for a chance to win!
Fun in Florida: New things to do in Orlando
National Geographic Photo Contest 2014: 10 amazing images
Travel tips

Tips to beat jet lag

Here are six tips to beat jet lag.

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10 tips for having the best Walt Disney World vacation
How to get a US passport
How to avoid losing your luggage
2014 holiday season travel survival guide
Quirky travel
Cannabis tourism: Top pot spots in the US and Canada

Cannabis tourism: Travel to US pot spots on the rise

Move over, Amsterdam and Vancouver (sometimes known as “Vansterdam” for its notoriously loose, yet still illegal, pot culture): There’s a new plume of cannabis tourism locales on the rise in the U.S. Amsterdam has long topped lists ...

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Wild and wacky places to get a shave around the world
20 signs you’re going to need a vacation after the holidays
Top 11 inventive uses of retired planes
Top 10 weird and wonderful festive traditions