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.
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.
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.
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.
With collections dedicated to Louis Comfort Tiffany and art from ancient cultures and the African diaspora, these five museums in Florida are worth exploring.
There are a number of activities that can be added to a wine country itinerary to make the journey as memorable for children as for their parents.
One of the things that distinguishes Uman Lodge is the music that plays throughout its public spaces. Here is a soundtrack inspired by our stay in Patagonia.
Certain destinations cry out to be explored by car. Here are 15 of our editors' favorite scenic drives, from the Amalfi Coast to the Oregon Coast and beyond.
Every road trip needs a playlist. For our recent visit to Arizona and Utah, we put together this mix of rock and roll, Native American tunes and an audiobook.
Arizona is one of the major pre-Columbian cultural centers of North America and one of the best places to experience ancient history in the United States.
The Mayan empire flourished between A.D. 250 and A.D. 900. Remnants of their large-scale construction projects can be seen in the Yucatán.
This day trip from Mérida includes visits to several of the region’s atmospheric haciendas and the great Mayan archaeological site of Uxmal.
Visitors to Grenada will want to see its natural beauty, whether in the picturesque waterfalls of its interior or the profusion of color in its estate gardens.
Grenada's rock art may not be well-protected or well-maintained, but it's still worth a visit. Here are five sites where you can see ancient petroglyphs.
Sailing in the Caribbean — slipping through sapphire water along emerald coastlines, rum punch in hand — is one of the world’s great pleasures.
As the list grows of places that have become no-go zones due to tourists, we've come up with alternative destinations to visit in summer.
Portugal’s second city is famed for its well-preserved medieval core, baroque churches and graceful bridges, but it's also a hub of contemporary architecture.
Many Santa Barbarans aren't even aware that one of the largest Himalayan salt caves in North America sits in the center of downtown. We had to investigate.
America loves cars, and the concours d’elegance is the expression of that love. Here are 8 shows where automobiles are shown as the works of art they are.
Incorporating a patchwork of ethnicities, Lowcountry cuisine uses foods grown and harvested in this coastal area, including shrimp, rice, game and grits.
It’s too easy for visits to traditional villages to end up being awkward. Here are some suggestions on how to make it successful for everyone.
Architecturally, and in atmosphere, both Charleston and Savannah form a wonderful contrast. Here are 7 things to do and see in the cities.
The Chicago Magic Lounge, a launderette turned stylish cocktail bar and theater, is a worthy stop in the Andersonville neighborhood.