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Before you travel, get trusted tips, ways to save, and advice on how to plan a safe, healthy, and stress-free family vacation.

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10 Healthy Road Trip Snacks

Don't destroy your diet on the road, pack these healthy snacks before you go on your trip. >>

10 Tips for the Perfect Beach Picnic
10 Tips for the Perfect Beach Picnic

Realizing you forgot something important for a picnic is no day at the beach! Use our picnic ideas… >>

7 Road Trips to View Stunning Fall Foliage
7 Road Trips to View Stunning Fall Foliage

Take an affordable vacation through one of these East Coast fall wonderlands. >>

How to Be Bear-Savvy When Hiking and Camping
How to Be Bear-Savvy When Hiking and Camping

Bears are generally afraid of people and rarely attack unless provoked. To avoid unwanted… >>

Extreme Stunts: Urban Bike Riding
Extreme Stunts: Urban Bike Riding

You might have thought the impressive pop wheelie tricks you did on the road by your house when you… >>

8 Wacky Theme Parks
8 Wacky Theme Parks

Forget Disneyland—these fun theme parks run the gamut from crazy to crazier. Think: Charles… >>

Radical Reefs: A Photo Essay
Radical Reefs: A Photo Essay

Sunken tanks and subway cars make odd but inviting homes for endangered coral—and assorted reef… >>

The World's Most Outrageous Modern and Medieval Castles
The World’s Most Outrageous Modern and Medieval Castles

Forget fairy tales: These fortresses are more likely to be creepy, haunted, or just over-the-top… >>

The World's Most Outrageously Expensive Vacations
The World’s Most Outrageously Expensive Vacations

These private island resorts offer all the relaxation you could ever want—with the outrageous… >>

Are Sleepy Pilots Risking Your Life?
Are Sleepy Pilots Risking Your Life?

A new National Sleep Foundation Survey reveals the shocking risky sleep habits of transportation… >>

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… >>

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America at Sunset

From our We Hear You America campaign, a look at the most special sunsets in your town. >>

America's Most Caffeinated Cities
America’s Most Caffeinated Cities

Find out where people spend the biggest chunk of cash on cups of joe (hint: Seattle is not #1). >>

The Joys of Travel by Train
The Joys of Travel by Train

With gas prices rising and airport security lines snaking longer than ever, why not book your next… >>

The 4 Happiest Cities on Earth
The 4 Happiest Cities on Earth

Author Dan Buettner believes he's found the four happiest cities on earth. >>

How to Adjust to a New City You May Not Love
How to Adjust to a New City You May Not Love

Millions of Americans move each year, but not always by choice. Here's how to make the most of your… >>

We Hear You America: Main Street, USA
We Hear You America: Main Street, USA

Take a walk down Main Street, USA and see our favorite shots of downtowns submitted to our We Hear… >>

6 iPhone Apps for Nature Lovers
6 iPhone Apps for Nature Lovers

Before you set out on your next picnic, nature walk, or hiking adventure, download these helpful… >>

For Beach Lovers: Kentucky's Pennyrile Forest Park
For Beach Lovers: Kentucky’s Pennyrile Forest Park

Relax at this secluded resort overlooking a small lake and beach. >>

How to Save on a Second Honeymoon
How to Save on a Second Honeymoon

Where to go on your second honeymoon and how to save. >>