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  • Exclusive Fodor's Sweepstakes: Dine at NYC's NoMad, and More

    Exclusive Fodor's Sweepstakes: Dine at NYC's NoMad, and More

    We've made no secret of how much we love The NoMad, and now we want you to discover it for yourself. Enter our NoMad Experience Sweepstakes to win dinner for two and more.

    Posted by Amy D on April 16, 2013 at 11:43:45 AM EDT Tagged: Fodor's, Restaurants, New York City, Books
  • Living Language's Holiday Recipes from Around the World

    Living Language's Holiday Recipes from Around the World

    If you feel like your traditional holiday recipes could use some spicing up, our friends at Living Language have got just the thing—holiday recipes from around the world.

    Posted by Amy D on December 18, 2012 at 12:04:38 PM EST Tagged: Food, Cooking, Holidays
  • Enter The Descendants Hawaii Photo Contest

    We’re giving five lucky Fodorites the chance to win two tickets to see the film, copies of The Descendants book and Fodor’s Hawaii 2012, and more.

    Posted by Amy D on November 01, 2011 at 11:49:50 AM EDT Tagged: Hawaii, Kauai, Oahu
  • Sweepstakes: Win TripAdvisor and Fodor's Swag in Celebration of our New Partnership

    In case you haven't heard the exciting news, Fodor’s and TripAdvisor have announced a new partnership to give travelers like you access to the best in both professional and community-generated advice and reviews. And, what's even better than a new partnership that makes travel planning even better? A retweet sweepstakes to celebrate!

    Posted by Amy D on September 27, 2011 at 10:30:00 AM EDT
  • Your Best Packing Tips: Flying with the 3-1-1 Rule

    We asked our Facebook followers to give us the 411 on the 3-1-1 rule. Here are a few of our favorite tried and true tips for solving this toiletry packing dilemma.

    Posted by Amy D on September 09, 2011 at 3:30:00 PM EDT
  • Say it Right and Get a (Free) Bite in NYC with the Living Language Food Truck

    Attention New York Fodorites: Start brushing up on your high school foreign language knowledge! To celebrate the release of their brand new Platinum products, Living Language will be loading up a food truck with culinary delights and serving free treats.

    Posted by Amy D on August 05, 2011 at 9:00:00 AM EDT Tagged: New York City, Foreign Language
  • From Fodor's Spain and Portugal, 1960

    "When a Spaniard passes a pretty girl on the street, chances are he will violate the law. . ."

    Posted by Amy D on June 06, 2011 at 12:00:01 AM EDT Tagged: Eugene Fodor
  • From Sight to Sound: Fodor's Travel Now on Broadcastr

    From the Forums and destination guides, to Facebook and Twitter, Fodorites have many ways of using Fodor’s travel intelligence to research and plan their perfect trips. We’re excited to introduce you to a new platform to enhance your travel experience even further – Broadcastr.

    Posted by Amy D on March 31, 2011 at 6:14:17 PM EDT Tagged: Community
  • Top Travel Contributors of 2010

    2010 has come and gone and we've been crunching the numbers to bring you the Fodors.com 2010 Top Travel Contributors. Find out who won after the jump.

    Posted by Amy D on January 10, 2011 at 1:26:53 PM EST Tagged: Community
  • Book Giveaway - The Tower, The Zoo, and The Tortoise

    We're giving away 5 copies of The Tower, The Zoo, and The Tortoise by Julia Stewart, a whimsical novel set in the Tower of London. Entry details after the jump.

    Posted by Amy D on September 21, 2010 at 10:00:00 AM EDT
  • The God of the Hive To Europe! Book Giveaway

    For our final Fodor's To Europe! book giveaway, we're giving away 5 copies of The God of the Hive by Laurie R. King. To enter, read the details below.

    Posted by Amy D on June 29, 2010 at 9:00:00 AM EDT
  • Heart and Soul To Europe! Book Giveaway

    With the launch of Fodor's To Europe!, we're giving away 5 copies each week of a popular Random House book set in Europe. This week's giveaway is Heart and Soul by Maeve Binchy. To enter, read the details below.

    Posted by Amy D on June 22, 2010 at 9:00:00 AM EDT
  • Spies of the Balkans To Europe! Book Giveaway

    With the launch of Fodor's To Europe!, we're giving away 5 copies each week of a popular Random House book set in Europe. This week's giveaway is Spies of the Balkans by Alan Furst. To enter, read the details below.

    Posted by Amy D on June 15, 2010 at 9:00:00 AM EDT Tagged: Switzerland
  • The Tudors To Europe! Book Giveaway

    With the launch of Fodor's To Europe!, we're giving away 5 copies each week of a popular Random House book set in Europe. This week's giveaway is The Tudors by G.J. Meyer. To enter, read the details below.

    Posted by Amy D on June 08, 2010 at 9:00:00 AM EDT
  • The Pyramid To Europe! Book Giveaway

    With the launch of Fodor's To Europe!, we're giving away 5 copies each week of a popular Random House book set in Europe. This week's giveaway is The Pyramid by Henning Mankell. To enter, read the details below.

    Posted by Amy D on June 01, 2010 at 9:00:00 AM EDT
  • The Angel's Game To Europe! Book Giveaway

    With the launch of Fodor's To Europe!, we're giving away 5 copies each week of a popular Random House book set in Europe. This week's giveaway is The Angel's Game by Carlos Ruiz Zafoni. To enter, read the details below.

    Posted by Amy D on May 25, 2010 at 9:00:00 AM EDT
  • Embers To Europe! Book Giveaway

    With the launch of Fodor's To Europe!, we're giving away 5 copies each week of a popular Random House book set in Europe. This week's giveaway is Embers by Sandor Marai. To enter, read the details below.

    Posted by Amy D on May 18, 2010 at 9:35:00 AM EDT