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  • Where to Stay on the Las Vegas Strip

    From opulent resorts to sleek boutique hotels, here’s a roundup of where to stay in Sin City.

    Posted by Zachary Laks on June 06, 2016 at 3:15:00 PM EDT in Hotels Tagged: USA, Hotels, Las Vegas, Casinos
  • Top 7 Places to Go Gem Hunting On Your Next Family Vacation

    Got a rock hound in the family? Consider taking a vacation to one of these geologically rich destinations and you might just find enough gemstones or precious metals to pay for the trip, because you can keep everything you find. You’re guaranteed to have a good time looking—even if you come up empty.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on April 18, 2014 at 9:00:00 AM EDT in Trip Ideas Tagged: United States, subwaytravel, mobileapps
  • 8 Ski Resorts for All Types of Travelers

    Whether you're looking for a high-adrenaline adventure out on the slopes, the best spots for après-ski, or relaxing spa facilities for post-ski recovery, there's a perfect ski resort out there for you.

    Posted by Erin Gifford on November 19, 2013 at 11:32:48 AM EST in Travel Tips
  • 5 Reasons to Go to Lake Tahoe this Winter

    Lake Tahoe is a year-round destination, to be sure. But it really comes to life in the winter, with activities from skiing and snow-shoeing to apres-skiing and gambling galore.

    Posted by Ross Brinkerhoff on November 15, 2013 at 11:34:10 AM EST in Trip Ideas, Outdoors
  • Ultimate Road Trip from LA to Las Vegas

    Whether you're heading to Vegas, or heading back to LA (and trying to forget the weekend's indecencies), the road trip can be quite dull. Unless, that is, you make these awesome pit stops.

    Posted by Bobbi Zane on October 07, 2013 at 11:31:02 AM EDT in Trip Ideas
  • The Luckiest Places on Earth

    Feeling a little down on your luck? Was 2012 not your year? Check out our list of the luckiest places on earth, and maybe you'll turn your luck around in the new year.

    Posted by Liz Behler on December 28, 2012 at 4:10:57 PM EST in Trip Ideas
  • North America's 5 Greenest Hotels

    It’s one thing for a hotel to tout "green" initiatives that smack of sustainability; it’s another thing for properties to actually practice what they preach. We’ve investigated a number of self-proclaimed leaders in the eco-consciousness branch of North America's hotel business. Here are our top picks that leave the others green with envy.

    Posted by Matt Villano on February 15, 2012 at 5:44:17 PM EST in Hotels, Trip Ideas
  • 5 New Las Vegas Cocktail Hot Spots

    With the rise of mixology programs across Las Vegas, sophisticated cocktails have become an integral part of nightlife in Sin City. In recent months, a spate of new ultra-lounges and nightclubs has taken this trend to the next level. We've selected the hottest spots to experience the new cocktail frontier.

    Posted by Matt Villano on February 09, 2012 at 10:03:59 AM EST in Trip Ideas
  • 5 Over-the-Top New Year's Eve Experiences

    It only comes once a year, so why not close out 2011 with a bang? Check out these indulgent, blowout New Year’s Eve experiences. You might just wake up and wonder where the night went, but that’s what resolutions are for.

    Posted by Bee Shapiro on December 06, 2011 at 3:00:00 PM EST in Trip Ideas
  • Top 6 Hotel Deals for 11/11/11

    The date 11/11/11 only happens once a century, and hotels are hoping that special deals and discounted prices will spark celebration. Here are some of the best finds in and around North America.

    Posted by Matt Villano on October 26, 2011 at 12:39:25 PM EDT in Trip Ideas