The Bahamas: a wealth of beautiful options

From pretty much anywhere in the U.S. you can easily hop on a plane to the Bahamas. It won’t cost you a fortune or much time either.

Lisbon: city of old and new

It’s not surprising that last year for the first time, Lisbon, Portugal won the World Travel Award for Best European Destination. If you visit, you’ll quickly see why.

Thailand: Vacationing in the ‘Land of Smiles’

Thailand, known as the “Land of Smiles,” is not only one of Asia’s most interesting countries to vacation in but also one of the most affordable. With a generous exchange rate, decent inexpensive hotels, beautiful sights and culture, the Southeast ...

The beauty and charm of Carmel-by-the-Sea

With a name like Carmel-by-the-Sea, how can you go wrong? This city on California’s central coast is downright charming.

Nevis—a small island with huge appeal

Big isn’t always better. Take the small island of Nevis. Set in the Leeward Islands of the Caribbean, it’s just 36 square miles in size and home to some 12,000 people, yet Nevis is more than anough to capture your ...

An art walk through San Miguel de Allende

Less than an hour flight from Mexico City and a three-hour drive from Leon Del Bajio Airport lies the beautiful city of San Miguel de Allende

How to spend two days in Toronto

Toronto is a big city, but instead of gobbling you up, it invites you in. The vibe is casual, relaxed. Maybe a part of that is because people are glad to be here.

More tips for traveling in Chi-town

What is it about New York and Chicago? The rivalry runs deep, and I’m not talking about the Knicks and the Bulls back in the day.

More tips for traveling in Chi-town

Take a trip there to settle it for yourself.

A weekender's guide to Chicago

For those who may not know where to begin, we created the essential guide for the perfect weekend in Chicago.

Romantic fall getaways

There’s something about the changing of the seasons that can make you sentimental. The brilliant colors of the leaves, the chill in the air, it’s all inspiration for cuddling.

Exciting excursions for the newbie adventurer

You have your traveling chop, you’ve been here and there, so now you’re ready to get adventurous. You’re not exactly the athletic type, and you’re a bit gun shy. No worries—here’s where to find yourself in soft adventures.

The buzzworthy beauty of Bermuda

Much like fashion, cities and countries go in and out of style. Right now, the buzz is back about Bermuda.

How to spend 48 hours in Cape Town

It is a special time to visit South Africa. The country is celebrating the centenary of the honorable Nelson Mandela, who would have turned 100 years old this year.

Applications open for the 2019 Disney Dreamers Academy

High school students around the country can now apply at to be among 100 selected to participate in the 2019 Disney Dreamers Academy with Steve Harvey and ESSENCE, the educational mentoring program at Walt Disney World Resort.