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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 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...


Best Labor Day Weekend Getaways in Every State

Here's what to do and where to go in every state for your Labor Day weekend getaway to celebrate the...


9 Hidden Features on Cruise Ships You Had No Idea Existed

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


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.


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,...



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

Cruises are sailing again, but the world of cruising looks a little different. Here's what you should know if you're...


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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.


20 Best All-Inclusive Resorts in the United States

From tropical oases and mountain hideaways to dude ranches and desert escapes, you don't need a passport to visit these...


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9 Things You Won’t See on Cruises Anymore

Cruises are coming back, but they certainly won't be the same.


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The Best RV Parks in Every State

Park yourself and your vehicle at these best RV parks in every state for travelers who like to see the...


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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...

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The 40 Most Scenic Drives in America

From the lonely roads to coastal drives, gas up the car and check out 40 of the most scenic byways...


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The Ultimate American Road Trip Guide

Get ready to shift into gear and roll across America with our in-depth guide to everything you need to know...


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13 California Road Trips You Should Try to Take at Least Once

The Golden State has it all, from snow-covered mountains to majestic forests to metropolises and miles and miles of ocean...


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Your Guide to an Oregon Trail Road Trip

Grab your camera. You'll be passing through some of the most scenic places in the country on this incredible coast-to-coast...


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3 Texas Road Trips You Should Try to Take at Least Once

There's a lot to see in the Lone Star State, so pack up your car and make a beeline for...


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...