From open-air markets to covered food markets, Gard has no shortage of places in which to shop. It's a great place to buy lavender, linens, baskets and more.
On visits to Napa, we make a beeline to our favorite stores to stock up on locally made products that cannot be found elsewhere. Here are our favorites.
Most of the best shops in the Faroe Islands are found in Torshavn, the islands' friendly and walkable main town. Here is a selection of our favorite stores.
Walk into a hotel, and the first thing you notice may not be the decor or the floral arrangements but the scent. Here's how to get those scents for yourself.
The best shops in Paros are located in stylish Naoussa and Parikia, the capital. Here are five stores we recommend browsing.
With historic homes and gardens, museums and markers, and restaurants and hiking trails, Richmond, Virginia, is a great place to make a day of it.
San Antonio, Texas, celebrates its tricentennial anniversary this year. Here is the perfect way to spend the day enjoying all the city has to offer.
For the art lover, Prague should rank among the top of the world's must-visit destinations. Here are 10 museums and galleries rich with world-class art.
The Czechs seem to have an affinity for the macabre, and Brno is no exception. Here are four of the city's most important underground attractions.
Salina, which hosts our recommended hotels in the Aeolian Islands, provides a good base for day trips to the other more-remote islands in the archipelago.
Most visitors to New Orleans stay in the French Quarter and never leave. Instead, this daylong itinerary explores beautiful Uptown on the St. Charles streetcar.
Our writer visited the island of Salina, in Italy's Aeolian Islands, with the help of a guide, who had deep knowledge of its history, geology and architecture.
Austria's little city of Krems an der Donau would merit a stop in any event, but its Kunstmeile Krems (Art Mile) is a treasure really worth exploring.
The French have loved chocolate since the aristocracy popularized it in the 1700s. Here is a selection of our favorite chocolate shops in Paris.
Created in the mid-1800s, the department store Le Bon Marché on Paris' Left Bank, is still an enjoyable and profoundly Parisian experience.
A perfect day in Martha's Vineyard includes exploring down-island, with its charming towns, and up-island, with its ocean views and rugged cliffs.
Tidy Mahón looks quite different from most Balearic towns. Spared by mass tourism, it is an intimate and delightful place to discover on foot.
Discover the history and traditions of Menorca by sampling some of its essential food products: Mahón cheese, Binifadet wine, olive oils and Xoriguer gin.
One of the great pleasures of visiting San Miguel de Allende is strolling between galleries and boutiques. The city has plenty of both. Here are the best.
Fans of San Miguel’s colonial architecture, fine restaurants and mild climate will find much to love about Puebla. Founded in 1531, it feels much less touristy.
Here are a few of the places — some familiar, some unfamiliar — that you will likely be hearing more about in the year to come.
One of the best reasons to travel is for the memories. Here are seven experiences from the past year that will live with us for decades to come.
Beyond the beach blanket and amusement park crowds, the Sunshine State has several new small hotels and restaurants of real character.
The best way to discover art deco Miami is with a two-hour walking tour by Art Deco Tours. It's a great way to learn about the town and its architecture.
With collections dedicated to Louis Comfort Tiffany and art from ancient cultures and the African diaspora, these five museums in Florida are worth exploring.
This is your guide to Tampa-St. Petersburg, Florida. Here are the sights to see, the restaurants to enjoy and the hotels to stay in while you're there.
Vancouver Island has a rich history influenced by the gold rush and timber industry. Here are the three destinations that provide glimpses into its past.
While the Sistine Chapel, Pantheon and Colosseum are overcrowded, Rome has plenty of attractions that are crowd-free. Here are seven worth visiting.
It helps to visit the former Jewish Ghetto with a guide. We were led us on an engrossing and personal tour through Jewish Roma Walking Tours.
Like Michelangelo, Bernini made an immense contribution to the fabric and artistic patrimony of Rome. Here six must-see places to view his dramatic works.