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The 8 Best Singles’ Cruises for Solo Travelers

Cruising is back! If you're craving a solo vacation at sea, the perfect stateroom, itinerary, and activities are waiting for you on one of these singles' cruises.

I’ve Been to Every Disney Park in the World—and These Are My Favorites

Get the insider scoop on Disney parks around the globe from an expert who's visited them all.


16 Staycation Ideas for a Great Getaway Close to Home

Here's how to have an amazing vacation close to home.


20 Romantic Weekend Getaways for Couples in the U.S.

If you're looking for romance, these are the places to find it.


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The 16 Best Road Trip Cars

Having a bevy of delicious snacks is essential and of course the destinations are important, but driving one of the...

The Best Pumpkin Patch in Every State

At the best pumpkin patches around the country, you can expect great photo ops, hot cider, and hay bales. And...


20 Best All-Inclusive Cruises for Your Next Vacation

Booking an all-inclusive cruise ensures nothing but smooth sailing. Your fare will include things like meals, wine and cocktails, gratuities,...


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...


45 Fall Activities to Add to Your Bucket List

Enjoy every minute of the crisp autumn season with these must-do fall activities


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25 Best Places to Spot Fall Foliage in America

Photogenic doesn't even begin to describe these top fall foliage destinations across the country


I’ve Been on Over 145 Cruises—These Are My Favorites

You can definitely trust the cruise recommendations of a man who has taken approximately 145 sailings, had countless days at...


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50 Things You Never Knew About Disney World’s Cinderella Castle

It's iconic and one of the most magical photographic backdrops in America but do you really know everything about the...


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9 Things You May Not See in Theme Parks Anymore

Theme parks are open again, but you'll definitely notice some differences if you visit one right now.

The 25 Best Wineries in the United States

Looking for the perfect weekend escape? You can’t go wrong with a trip to one of the best wineries in...


20 Best Beach Boardwalks in America

These fun-filled boardwalks offer gorgeous water views and an incredible array of activities and attractions right next to some of...


50 Best Family Vacation Ideas That All Ages Will Love

You don’t need to wipe out your savings take an amazing trip with your kids. These surprisingly affordable destinations will...


The Best Labor Day Getaways in Every State

Looking for one last summer hurrah? Here's what to do and where to go in each state for an unforgettable...


10 Hidden Features on Cruise Ships You Had No Idea Existed

Whether you're a seasoned salty sailor or a newbie to cruise life, chances are you don't know all the hidden...


Best Florida Beaches Locals Want to Keep Secret

Follow the locals to these Florida beaches that are off the beaten path.


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.


Recap of the Year’s Best Sports Events (2021)

David Todva lists the current and upcoming sporting tournaments around the world to look forward to during the second half...


25 of the Best Girls’ Weekend Getaways Across America

Pack your bags, grab your best gal pals, and head to one of these fun and affordable destinations for the...

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15 Dog-Friendly Beaches Your Pooch Will Love

Pack up your beach umbrella, water bowl, and leash—it's time for some fun in the sun.


25 Natural Wonders of the World You Can Still Visit

Looking for some bucket-list travel ideas? You can't go wrong with these natural wonders—though you might not believe your eyes,...



10 Things You Won’t Be Able to Do on Cruises Anymore

The world has changed, and cruising looks a little different now. Here's what you should know before booking your next...


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30 Best Podcasts for Road Trips to Make the Miles Fly By

Keep your hands at ten and two even during the boring bits with these great podcasts.


25 Best All-Inclusive Resorts in the United States

Embark on an unforgettable vacation—without having to pack your passport!—at one of these all-inclusive resorts in the United States