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  • The Ultimate Davy Crockett Road Trip

    History makes an ideal travel companion, particularly when its the history of an iconic and colorful character like David Crockett. Author Bob Thompson, of this month's Born on a Mountaintop takes us on the ultimate Crockett road trip.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on February 13, 2013 at 1:02:16 PM EST in Trip Ideas
  • What to Wear: Nashville

    All eyes are on Nashville now, what with last week's Grammy Nominations Concert. So we think its time to book a long weekend in the Music City, and we've packed your perfect carry-on.

    Posted by Bee Shapiro on December 14, 2012 at 3:03:59 PM EST in Style
  • Where to Spend Thanksgiving This Year

    You head home for Thanksgiving every year—why not get the family together somewhere new? From beachy Kiawah Island to colonial Mystic, these escapes might just inspire new family traditions.

    Posted by Adam Erace on October 01, 2012 at 2:29:35 PM EDT in Trip Ideas
  • Ultimate Farm Stays Around the World

    Close your eyes and picture the rustic romance of waking up to a day of foraging, cooking classes, horseback riding, and lazing by the pool. Now read on to find our favorite farm stays around the world.

    Posted by Blane Bachelor on August 06, 2012 at 5:06:14 PM EDT in Hotels, Trip Ideas
  • America's Best Roadside Attractions

    No matter which way the road takes you, this country is filled with quirky, historic, and hilarious roadside stops. From circus museums to a giant T-Rex watching you golf, here are some of our favorites.

    Posted by Blane Bachelor on July 16, 2012 at 3:04:27 PM EDT in Trip Ideas, Family, Trip Ideas
  • TV Host Chris Gethard is Walking Across America, With Your Help

    To get to Bonnaroo in Tennessee, TV host and comedian Chris Gethard is walking across the country, relying only on the kindness of strangers. The rest of us will probably just keep relying on airplanes.

    Posted by Deanna Cioppa on June 01, 2012 at 11:46:14 AM EDT in News
  • Spring Gardens Bloom at Southern Resorts

    Springtime is the best time at many Southern inns, bed-and-breakfasts, and hotels. This is when flowers are at their peak, and the methodical work of landscapers is thrust into the spotlight. Here are five Southern resorts where the blooms are at their best.

    Posted by Kristine Hansen on April 17, 2012 at 11:30:33 AM EDT in Trip Ideas, Hotels
  • Best U.S. Roadtrips: 4 Great Drives

    Every state boasts at least one distinctive road that tells a story about that place and its people. Most can be driven from start to finish in a day or two. Other famous historic roads actually still cross broad swatches of the country and can take weeks to travel. Here are a few of our favorites for great multi-state road trips.

    Posted by Fodor's Editors on August 03, 2010 at 3:35:05 PM EDT in Trip Ideas Tagged: Rhode Island, food, Indonesia, Munich, montereybay, St Croix, events, puntadeleste
  • 15 Top Scenic Drives in the National Parks

    It's amazing how much you can see from your car. Whether you're in Maine, where you can be at the top of Cadillac Mountain when the sun's rays first hit the United States, or driving along the world's highest continuously-paved highway in the Rocky Mountains, the incredible accessibility of the American wilderness will blow you away. Here are some of our favorite U.S. national park drives.

    Posted by Fodor's Editors on June 07, 2010 at 2:41:18 PM EDT in Trip Ideas Tagged: newhampshire, skincare, Food
  • The 48-Hour Foodie: Knoxville, TN

    Located in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains and along the Tennessee River, Knoxville is the third largest city in Tennessee after Nashville and Memphis. It's a great place for foodies, offering everything from high-end French cuisine to New South locavore dining. You can also visit local farms and shop at farmers' markets.

    Posted by Fodor's Editors on May 04, 2010 at 8:41:38 AM EDT in Trip Ideas