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The Best, Worst, and Deadliest Roads in America: The Rankings

A special report on the nation’s highways. >>

6 Ways to Avoid Excess Travel Fees
6 Ways to Avoid Excess Travel Fees

Find out what you should and shouldn't be paying for when you travel. >>

America's Best Roads: 4 Honorable Mentions
America’s Best Roads: 4 Honorable Mentions

We asked experts to nominate their favorite stretches of road in some of our top-ranked states… >>

15 More Bad Roads
15 More Bad Roads

Which states and roads do truck drivers, traffic reporters, and other experts complain about? Here… >>

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8 Tips to Survive Your Drive

Do you know what to do in a dangerous driving situation? >>

10 Ways to Pack Lighter When You Travel
10 Ways to Pack Lighter When You Travel

Tighter security and hefty baggage fees at the airport mean travelers are packing lighter. Here's… >>

5 of the Country's Best Holiday Light Displays
5 of the Country’s Best Holiday Light Displays

christmas, light displays, christmas light displays, christmas decorating, >>

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Emergency Landing: “I Need Help Up Here”

When catastrophe strikes on a private plane, a passenger places a desperate call to air traffic… >>

Top 10 Football Stadiums
Top 10 Football Stadiums

High school, college and professional football players are already enduring grueling twice a day… >>

Ken Burns: Our Great National Parks
Ken Burns: Our Great National Parks

From Yellowstone to Yosemite, Zion to Shenandoah, our national parks were founded on one principle:… >>

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40 Affordable Destinations for a Family Vacation

With one eye on a good time and the other on a good bargain, travel experts pick 40 places that… >>

9 Ways to Get Your Vacation for Less
9 Ways to Get Your Vacation for Less

Follow these tips to get the best travel values. >>

How Soon Should You Fly After Surgery?
How Soon Should You Fly After Surgery?

New research reveals vein thrombosis can plague travelers who have recently undergone surgery… >>

Heroes: Roadside Inferno
Heroes: Roadside Inferno

The big rig was about to explode and the driver's legs were engulfed in flames. The Coopers came to… >>

9 Ways to Get Your Vacation for Less
9 Ways to Get Your Vacation for Less

Follow these tips to get the best travel values. >>

Drama: Lost at Sea
Drama: Lost at Sea

The sailboat is gone. The night is dark. And there are four life jackets for five men. >>

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Travel Along the “River of Grass” on the Road to Flamingo

Nowhere in all of America does water so define a place as it does in the magnificent Florida… >>

See Panoramic Views on the Colorado Springs Loop
See Panoramic Views on the Colorado Springs Loop

A journey into the past as well as into the mountains, this drive climbs to prehistoric fossil… >>

Vermont Road Trip: Lake Champlain Loop
Vermont Road Trip: Lake Champlain Loop

First-time visitors to Lake Champlain share a sense of wonder: nestled between two mountain ranges… >>

Natural Splendors in Oregon: Rogue–Umpqua Scenic Byway
Natural Splendors in Oregon: Rogue–Umpqua Scenic Byway

A full measure of natural splendors awaits in southwestern Oregon, where myriad creeks and rivers… >>