The 50 Best Hotels in the USA 2020 Part 2

40. The Inn at Little Washington Although it’s off the beaten path, travelers still come from far and wide to this 23-room inn in Washington, Virginia. The main draw of the state’s No. 1 hotel is its on-site, three Michelin-starred restaurant, which boasts three tasting menus by an award-winning chef, a 14,000-bottle wine cellar and […]

The 50 Best Hotels in the USA 2020 Part 1

From tropical hideaways to sleek skyscrapers, these unique properties are the best in the country. Finding the perfect hotel for your trip usually means scouring the internet for hours, sifting through irrelevant photos and reading endless reviews. That’s why U.S. News did the work for you. Using a comprehensive methodology that factors in each hotel’s […]

The 50 Most Beautiful Places in the World Part 5

Jaipur, India Jaipur’s energetic streets and surrounding areas are full of life as bicycle rickshaws, camels and motorbikes consistently pass through. However, historical sites like Hawa Mahal, City Palace, Amber Fort and the Jal Mahal are the major draws. Meteora: Kalabaka, Greece The country of Greece is home to Meteora, a charming and mysterious region […]

The 50 Most Beautiful Places in the World Part 4

Halong Bay: Vietnam It would be hard to conjure up a more beautiful image than Vietnam’s Halong Bay, with its lofty limestone peaks, jungle-covered islands and turquoise waters. You can visit this UNESCO World Heritage Site for the day, though many travelers choose to visit on a cruise and spend the night along the shores […]

The 50 Most Beautiful Places in the World Part 3

Grand Canyon National Park: Arizona Arizona’s Grand Canyon National Park has inspired nature-lovers for decades with its magnificent beauty and sheer size. This canyon is 277 river miles long and up to 18 miles wide in some places, with dazzling layered rock formations that never cease to amaze. Venice, Italy Venice, Italy, may be overrun […]

The 50 Most Beautiful Places in the World Part 2

Kyoto, Japan Kyoto is considered by many to be Japan’s cultural center. The city is awash with stunning ancient temples and shrines, beautifully manicured gardens and important cultural festivals and celebrations. The best time travel here is during mid-March, when Japan’s famous cherry blossoms are in full bloom and blanket the city. The Botanical Gardens […]

The 50 Most Beautiful Places in the World Part 1

Let these gorgeous destinations inspire you to travel more. From national parks to extraordinary beaches, these travel spots are sure to please. Our planet is home to an endless number of gorgeous landscapes, ranging from scenic white sand beaches to jaw-dropping mountain ranges. Let this list of destinations inspire you to see more of the […]

30 Top Wellness Retreats Part 3

AQUA DOME – Tirol Therme Längenfeld: Längenfeld, Austria The whole family can enjoy some rest and relaxation at AQUA DOME – Tirol Therme Längenfeld, a futuristic Alpine resort with outdoor salt, sulphur and massage pools. Children ages 3 and older can spend time in supervised playrooms in addition to thermal baths and saunas designed especially […]

30 Top Wellness Retreats Part 2

Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel: Machu Picchu Pueblo, Peru Combine a bucket list trip to UNESCO World Heritage-listed Machu Picchu with a restorative stay at the Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel for a truly unforgettable vacation. At an elevation of 6,627 feet above sea level, this boutique hotel features 83 casitas that dot the terraced […]

30 Top Wellness Retreats Part 1

Rejuvenate your mind, body and spirit at one of these relaxation-focused properties.7 From sunrise hikes to healing baths to yoga and meditation, these resorts offer ample ways to focus on your overall well-being. As Americans continue to pay more attention to their personal wellness, they’re seeking fitness amenities, detoxes and stress relief on vacation. According […]