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  • Six Great American Wine Country Harvest Getaways

    What could be more romantic than a fall weekend spent among the rolling green fields, sipping a winery's best vintage? With harvest season around the corner, here are the top six wine regions to visit.

    Posted by Jordan Simon on August 21, 2012 at 11:05:55 AM EDT in Wine & Cocktails
  • 7 Best West Coast Beaches for Families

    With just more than a month left of summer, it's high time we all hit the beach. From a hidden gem in Southern California to kid-friendly tide pools in Oregon, here are our picks for the West Coast's best.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on July 31, 2012 at 5:42:14 PM EDT in Family, Outdoors
  • Visits to Southfork Ranch Double with Premiere of Dallas Reprise

    TNT's reboot of the popular 80's drama Dallas premiered on Wednesday with a strong showing. At Southfork Ranch near Dallas, Texas, where both the original and the reboot were filmed, visits are on the rise.

    Posted by Deanna Cioppa on June 15, 2012 at 10:00:38 AM EDT in News
  • Celebs-Turned-Bakers Opening Shops Across the Country

    When it comes to sugar cravings, celebrities indulge by opening up bakeries. Satisfy your sweet tooth with this guide to the cupcake parlors and sugar emporiums of the rich and famous (Red carpet not included).

    Posted by Kristine Hansen on May 10, 2012 at 12:37:12 PM EDT in Trip Ideas, Trip Ideas, Restaurants
  • Five Must-Go Classical and Jazz Music Festivals this Summer

    Get those picnic baskets and bottles of wine out. It's time to hit the great outdoors for the annual bevy of summer music festivals that take the country by storm, from Tanglewood to the Hollywood Bowl.

    Posted by Alyssa Kim on April 24, 2012 at 2:08:46 PM EDT in Trip Ideas, Trip Ideas, Hotels
  • 7 Top Triathlons in Vacation-Worthy U.S. Destinations

    With warmer weather on its way (read: skimpier clothing both in the city and on the beach), motivate your fitness routine by signing up for a triathlon. Here, we’ve rounded up seven great triathlons in vacation-worthy destinations across the United States.

    Posted by Bee Shapiro on March 29, 2012 at 2:49:20 PM EDT in Trip Ideas, Trip Ideas
  • 10 Best Spa Trips for 2012

    Emerge from the long winter with a wellness-inspired pick-me-up—set out for a rejuvenating getaway with one of these 10 best spa trips around the globe. From mountain escapes in the forests of New Hampshire and New York to traditional Thai massages in exotic Bangkok to a Great Barrier Reef-neighboring oasis Down Under (and beyond), our list of top spa trips offers a variety of tempting destinations wide and far that are primed for some well-deserved R & R.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on February 27, 2012 at 2:15:35 PM EST in Trip Ideas, Spas
  • Top 10 Places to Travel this Spring

    From chic new hotels to can't-miss art events, the season's top destinations are blossoming with fresh experiences. Whether you'd like to revel in the music at Prague's spring music festival, taste wines near the vines in Paso Robles, or mingle with Tuscan locals before the summer crowds arrive, these trips are sure to brighten your season.

    Posted by Elissa Richard on February 14, 2012 at 2:00:46 PM EST in Trip Ideas
  • Quick Holiday Escapes From $99 a Night

    Everyone is getting into the holiday spirit, even some of our favorite North American hotels. These deals will help improve your holiday cheer, whether you want to revel in the celebratory spirit or escape the crowds for a romantic break.

    Posted by Matt Villano on December 05, 2011 at 5:22:53 PM EST in Deals
  • Best Comfort Food Spots in Top Cities

    With fall in full swing and the weather starting to chill, it's time to get your palette primed for hearty winter fare. Here are our top picks for the weeks ahead to give your stomach the workout it needs before the big Thanksgiving feast.

    Posted by Rachel Klein on October 19, 2011 at 12:50:01 PM EDT in Travel Tips