Travel - Vacations

At Reader’s Digest, we know you have so many places to go and even more people to see. No matter where you’re heading, we’ve got all you need to know, bring, and plan for before you leave on your next worldwind vacation.

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25 of the Most Romantic Resorts in the World

Have you ever wished that your love life was more like a romance novel? It can be at one of these over-the-top romantic resorts...at least for a few days.

12 Best Wellness Retreats to Help You Relax and Recharge

Looking for some serious R&R? Make your physical, mental, and spiritual health a top priority at these amazing wellness-oriented getaways.


The 15 Best All-Inclusive Resorts for Families

Take your family on a vacation they'll never forget...without wiping out your savings.


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The Most Beautiful Lake House Rentals in America

They’re in demand—and for good reason. For stunning scenery and complete serenity near you, it’s hard to beat these relaxing...


12 Red Flags You’re About to Stay at a Bad Hotel

No hotel is perfect, but unfortunately, some are so imperfect that staying there can turn your dream vacation into a...

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18 Things You Probably Shouldn’t Be Doing in a Hotel Room

These common mistakes could turn your dream vacation into a travel nightmare. Travel experts share the biggest hotel no-no's.


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How to Find Budget Accommodations on a Road Trip

You don't need to break the bank to have a comfortable, restful, and COVID-safe stay during your great American road...

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The Most Extravagant Airbnb Listing in Every State

Wish you could live like royalty? You can—at least for a few days—by staying at one of these stunning rentals...


12 Affordable Private Travel Experiences Perfect for the Pandemic

Leery of hitting your usual vacation spots right now? You're not alone. But these amazing retreats will make social distancing...


21 Overwater Bungalows That Are Truly Like Heaven on Earth

The only thing that can make turquoise waters paired with sun and sand even more of a paradise are these...


11 Breathtaking Underwater Hotels Around the World

Your new dream vacation spot is 20 feet below sea level.

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12 Ways Hotels Are Changing Forever

Your next vacation or business trip will look and feel a little different in the wake of COVID-19—skip the surprises...


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The Best U.S. Hotels and Resorts for Social Distancing

The ideal way to vacation and social distance at the same time this summer? Book a hotel that offers private...


16 of the Most Luxurious Presidential Suites Around the World

You don't need to be the leader of the free world to vacation like one. Feel like the commander-in-chief of...



13 Hotel Room Hazards You Didn’t Realize Were Putting Your Kids in Danger

Don't ruin your family vacation by ignoring these overlooked dangers.


10 Babymoon Destinations That Don’t Require a Passport

If you're a mom-to-be craving a little well-deserved TLC but don't want to travel too far, these relaxing, stateside getaways...


Forget a Hotel Room—You Can Rent These Private Islands for Just $300 a Night

Sit back, relax, and prepare for the vacation of your dreams.


Can’t Sleep on Vacay? 17 Tips to Snooze Better When Traveling

In an unfamiliar setting, your ears pick up every noise and you're hyperaware of your surroundings, making it harder than...


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Look Twice: 10 Funny Hotel Photos

Fancy camera tricks—busted! If you’ve ever been disappointed entering a not-so-majestic hotel room after falling for it on the property’s