12 Fun Adults-Only Cruises

Pack your bags and leave the kids behind for your next cruise adventure. If getting away from it all includes a vacation without the kids, consider booking an adults-only cruise. While some lines provide a fully adults-only experience (e.g., children are not allowed on board), others offer adult-focused venues and activities on board to separate […]

Top Travel Rewards Programs Prioritize Flexibility, Ease of Earning

U.S. News announces 2021-22 Best Airline Rewards Programs and Best Hotel Rewards Programs. As many hotel and airline rewards enthusiasts know, the more you travel and the more you spend on travel, the more you can actually save on travel. This might come as a surprise to more novice trip planners or basic rewards members […]

What to Expect on Your Next Cruise Vacation

If the thought of a cruise vacation calls to mind self-serve buffets, packed live performances and overcrowded megaships, it may be time to adjust your expectations. After a lengthy hiatus following the start of the coronavirus pandemic in March 2020, select cruise ships slowly started welcoming passengers back on board earlier this summer – but […]

The 15 Best Places to See the Northern Lights

These destinations will inspire even the most experienced aurora chaser. The northern lights, also known as the aurora borealis, are a spectacular natural light show visible at certain times of the year in the northern hemisphere. This phenomenon occurs when electrically charged particles from the sun enter the Earth’s atmosphere and collide with gaseous particles, […]

Solo Vacations: The 30 Best Places to Travel Alone – Part 3

Fort Lauderdale, Florida Soak up some sun, art and delicious cuisine on a solo trip to this fun-filled Florida destination. If you’re looking to get around the city in style, use the free water trolley system to travel from place to place. After a day of lounging on your private resort beach (favorites include The […]

Solo Vacations: The 30 Best Places to Travel Alone – Part 2

New York City The Big Apple’s melting pot of cultures makes it a popular option for solo travelers with varying interests. With three airports, two major train stations and a subway system that takes you nearly anywhere you want to go, New York is easy to reach and explore. To escape the crowds, avoid Times […]

Solo Vacations: The 30 Best Places to Travel Alone – Part 1

From beach retreats to artsy escapes, these spots around the world are superb options for your next solo trip. There are many reasons to travel solo, from not having to coordinate with others’ schedules to getting to spend time doing what only interests you most. Plus, many destinations offer easy transportation, lots of activities and […]

The 50 Best Hotels in the USA 2021 Part 5

10. The Inn & Club at Harbour Town – The Sea Pines Resort A Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, gem since the mid-1900s, The Inn & Club at Harbour Town offers something for everyone. The massive 5,000-acre complex features three championship golf courses, 20 tennis courts, a spa, multiple restaurants and a full-service marina. There […]

The 50 Best Hotels in the USA 2021 Part 4

20. Fairmont Grand Del Mar Sunny San Diego is the perfect place to relax, and the many lavish amenities at the Fairmont Grand Del Mar help guests do just that. After all, it’s impossible not to feel at peace when you’re surrounded by pink walls, well-groomed courtyards, sparkling pools and outdoor fireplaces. The on-site spa […]

The 50 Best Hotels in the USA 2021 Part 3

30. The Cloister at Sea Island A south Georgia gem, The Cloister at Sea Island has hosted world leaders, championship golfers, couples and various other types of travelers for more than 90 years. Its expansive seaside location makes it perfect for families, groups and anyone hosting an event. Ranked as the No. 1 Best Hotel in Georgia, it […]