News & Features by Jimmy Im

  • Guide to the 13 States to Get Gay Married

    Last month's landmark Supreme Court ruling that the federal same-sex marriage ban was unconstitutional heard cheers from coast to coast. Here are the 13 states where gay couples are tying the knot.

    Posted by Jimmy Im on July 17, 2013 at 11:34:36 AM EDT Tagged: Hotels, Weddings, Gay Travel, Tips
  • Hotel Fitness Trends You Need to Know Now

    Hotels are offering more than a handful of old treadmills in their gyms these days. From in-room workouts in NYC and London to marathon challenges in the Caribbean, these trends are taking off.

    Posted by Jimmy Im on July 15, 2013 at 4:33:13 PM EDT Tagged: Hotels, Fitness, Health, Trends
  • 5 Reasons to Go to Santa Fe

    From historic holistic practices and "energy vortexes" to art galleries and fantastic cuisine, there are endless reasons to hit up New Mexico's most popular city. Here are our 5 favorites.

    Posted by Jimmy Im on July 05, 2013 at 3:30:58 PM EDT Tagged: New Mexico, Santa Fe, Art, Restaurants, Hotels
  • 5 Reasons to Go to Lanai, Hawaii

    Hawaii's sixth largest island, Lanai, is one of its least visited because there's just not much to do. But change and development are on the horizon, so head there now to discover its natural beauty sans crowds.

    Posted by Jimmy Im on June 26, 2013 at 12:00:41 PM EDT Tagged: Hawaii, Island, Itinerary
  • Expat Tales: Living in Hong Kong

    Hong Kong is known for great food, buzzing nightlife, inspiring attractions, and for having one of the largest expat communities in Asia. One expat peels the curtain back on what it's really like to live there.

    Posted by Jimmy Im on June 17, 2013 at 11:35:24 AM EDT Tagged: Hong Kong, Expats
  • 10 Chicest Art Deco Hotels Around the World

    Whether you're a die-hard Deco fan or are new to it thanks to the Great Gatsby, it's one of the most beloved architectural styles in the world. These ten hotels showcase its swank style better than the rest.

    Posted by Jimmy Im on June 13, 2013 at 4:38:00 PM EDT
  • Hotels with the Best Views Around the World

    Of all the amenities that set a hotel apart, a stunning view is the most unique. Whether it's panoramas of a lush landscape or high-flying views of a bustling city, these ten hotels offer the most gorgeous glimpses around.

    Posted by Jimmy Im on June 10, 2013 at 4:38:00 PM EDT
  • Best Surf Towns in America

    As soon as summer hits, it's surf's up all across the country. So now that the sun is shining, we rounded up the top surf towns in America complete with great waves, laid-back vibes, and cool eats.

    Posted by Jimmy Im on May 31, 2013 at 2:29:00 PM EDT
  • Expatriate Tales: Living in Lausanne, Switzerland

    Life in this small Swiss city has its fair share of fondue and chocolate, not to mention cleanliness. But this expat has discovered there's even more to love about this beautiful, lakefront city.

    Posted by Jimmy Im on April 26, 2013 at 11:43:01 AM EDT Tagged: Expats, Fodor's, Switzerland
  • 4 New Moms' Tips for Traveling with Kids

    Traveling as a new family can be one of life's great joys and also one of its most frustrating endeavors. But with the right tools, it can be easy (!) and fun (!!) for all. We turned to four new moms for their top tips.

    Posted by Jimmy Im on April 24, 2013 at 4:03:57 PM EDT Tagged: Family Travel, Children, Tips