Subscribe to the Fodor's newsletter | Browse previous issues
Fodor's Travel Special Offer
Forums | Destinations | Travel Deals | Travel News June 22, 2011

The 8 Best New York City Rooftop Bars Those visiting NYC in summer should take a cue from locals, who make an extra effort to escape the sweltering streets. To find a breezy spot for relaxing with a view, a cocktail, and a bite to eat, there's no better bet than one of these great rooftop escapes. Read full story »

This Week's Top Travel News

How to Plan Your Scuba Trip Plus Slideshow: 10 Great Diving Locations
Want to experience a different side of your waterfront vacation destination? Whether or not you're already certified, here are some basic tips to start planning and our favorite places to take the plunge. More »

What's New in Mexico City: Openings and Trends in the Distrito Federal
Mexico’s capital is buzzing with a new museum funded by the world’s richest man, restaurants providing fresh takes on tradition, hotels with trendy bar scenes, and developments that address health and safety issues. More »

How to Experience the Palio: 7 Tips for Siena's Best Celebration
If you're lucky enough to be visiting Tuscany in summer, don't miss the Palio, a bareback horse race held every July 2 and August 16 in Siena's Piazza del Campo. Here are some insider tips for the best experience. More »

Newport's 11 Mansions: Gilded Age Gems
Want a peek into the lives of the privileged? The Breakers, the "summer cottage" of the 19th-century multimillionaire Cornelius Vanderbilt II, is just one of the eleven mansions you can explore in Newport, Rhode Island. More »

Smart Travel Tip of the Day: Be wary of the Tourist Information signs in San Jose, Costa Rica

Shop Fodor's Guides on Demand Starting at $1.99
PDF Download: Hawaii PDF Download: Italy PDF Download: Washington, DC
PDF Download: Hawaii PDF Download: Italy PDF Download: Washington, DC
Travel Talk Forums
Europe Trip Report
Paris, Welkenraedt, and Amsterdam
United States
Are my concerns about Maui & Kauai valid?
Is a Bangkok trip the 2nd week in July advisable?

Photo: Courtesy Mad46 Rooftop Lounge at Roosevelt Hotel

To subscribe using a different e-mail address, please use our online sign-up form.
To unsubscribe, use our cancellation form.
Or write to us at Newsletter, 1745 Broadway, 15th Fl., New York, NY 10019. privacy policy

© 2011 Fodor's Travel, a division of Random House, Inc.