Travel & Vacations

5 Ways to Save Gas on Your Next Trip
5 Ways to Save Gas on Your Next Trip

According to the AAA gas prices are still averaging about $2.71 per gallon, so even vacations close… >>

13 Tips for Fun and Active Travel
13 Tips for Fun and Active Travel

Take a break from lounging by the pool and try these fun, calorie-burning activities on your next… >>

10 Ways to Save on Summer Travel
10 Ways to Save on Summer Travel

Feel like you can't afford your dream vacation? With everyone’s busy lives and the uncertain… >>

More Things Your Hotel Desk Clerk Won’t Tell You
More Things Your Hotel Desk Clerk Won’t Tell You

Hotel receptionists spill their best secrets, from how to get VIP treatment, to how often hotel… >>

8 People, Places and Things We Love About America
8 People, Places and Things We Love About America

From amazing people and rich history to fabulous foodstuff and one-of-a-kind parades, check out… >>

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. >>

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, >>

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:… >>

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. >>

White Mountain Wonderland: New Hampshire Road Trip
White Mountain Wonderland: New Hampshire Road Trip

“The woods are lovely, dark, and deep,” wrote Robert Frost, moved by the icy beauty of the… >>

Drive Along Cape Cod's Sandy Shores
Drive Along Cape Cod’s Sandy Shores

Sand dunes and seashores, sunsets and windmills, colorful lighthouses and gray-shingled… >>

West Virgina Road Trip: Potomac Highlands
West Virgina Road Trip: Potomac Highlands

If West Virginia is, as its residents rhapsodize, “almost heaven,” then the hills and hollows… >>

Experience Utah and Wyoming on the Flaming Gorge Getaway
Experience Utah and Wyoming on the Flaming Gorge Getaway

Crossing the frontier that separates northeastern Utah and southern Wyoming, this drive never veers… >>

Main Road Trip: Mt. Desert Island
Main Road Trip: Mt. Desert Island

The mosaic of Mt. Desert Island is crafted from the choicest of ingredients—sea-sprayed cliffs… >>

See the Countryside of Ohio on the Amish Byways
See the Countryside of Ohio on the Amish Byways

Like the delicate needlework of a handmade quilt, the rustic lanes of eastern Ohio stitch the… >>

Riverside Journey: Illinois Northwest
Riverside Journey: Illinois Northwest

With the Father of Waters as its frequent companion, this graceful stretch of road through the… >>

Wisconsin North Woods Road Trip
Wisconsin North Woods Road Trip

Balsam, wild rice, and walleye pike—the forests and lakes of upper Wisconsin offer a natural… >>

Kansas Road Trip: Flint Hills Highlights
Kansas Road Trip: Flint Hills Highlights

A lonely, rolling landscape spotted with lakes, the Flint Hills crinkle the land north to south… >>

Northern Minnesota Circle Road Trip
Northern Minnesota Circle Road Trip

The tug of a walleye on the line, the spicy scent of countless pines, a crackling campfire on the… >>