Fodor’s Week in Travel: End-of-Summer Weekend Getaways

As summer comes to a close, it is the perfect time to plan one last short trip before the air turns cool and your calendar turns hectic. Take a long weekend for a final vacation before you dive into your autumn responsibilities. From exploring all that Brooklyn has to offer to enjoying one last hurrah over Labor Day, our weekly roundup has your summer's-end travels covered.

America's 15 Best Football Cities

Boston

Just in time for preseason, we've got fifteen top cities for football fanatics to enjoy the best tailgates and rowdiest crowds of the game.

Long Weekend in Minneapolis

Minnesota Sculpture Garden

With trendy shops, 210 miles of bike paths, and a colorful arts scene, the City of Lakes makes for an ideal laid-back trip.

Brooklyn's Top 10 Experiences

Waterfront Views

Explore the hipster side of New York for a more easy-going vibe—with thoughtfully sustainable restaurants, craft-beer bars, a buzzy nightlife scene, and a commitment to art.

10 Ideas for Last-Minute Labor Day Getaways

Las Vegas

The long holiday is a great way to end summer with a bang. Head to one of these destinations before you start to settle into your busy fall schedule.