Every traveler has a different fantasy about the ultimate beach vacation. Adventure-seekers want beaches that are both beautiful and close to exciting attractions. Honeymooners gravitate toward deserted islands with palm-fringed beaches of the softest sand on Earth. No matter what your definition of the perfect beach vacation, you're sure to find inspiration on our list of the 15 best beaches to explore in 2014.
Long Weekend in Barcelona Barcelona offers up the perfect ingredients for an extra-long weekend escape: culture, history, a vibrant dining scene, and the beach. Here are a few satisfying musts to knock off your checklist.
10 Historic Restaurants Worth Visiting One of the great rewards of travel is seeing the world's most historic sites. But often overlooked are the everyday places where some of history's most prominent players once dined and interacted.