Millions of people visit national parks each year to experience the great outdoors. While hiking and backpacking are natural choices for a lot of adventure-seekers, if you’re ready to try something new, we suggest heading for the water. Check out our top picks for the best national parks to visitContinue Reading

There are three questions you’ll hear repeatedly as you plan your trip to Tbilisi, Georgia. The first: “Is that near Atlanta?” To which you’ll respond: “Georgia the country, not the state.” The second: “Oh. Where is that exactly?” After which you’ll say: “In Europe. But removed from most of it.Continue Reading

When you picture the quintessential island escape—marked by cerulean waters, golden swatches of sand, and swaying coconut trees that stretch up into the clouds—there’s a solid chance you’re envisioning Maui’s idyllic shores. But don’t get caught in the trap of thinking it’s nothing more than a beach getaway. For generations,Continue Reading

When it comes to national park adventures, winter pursuits can be just as thrilling—if not more—than summer ventures. The 50 Best Weekend Winter Getaways Whether you crave heart-pumping downhill ski runs or the quiet bliss of solitude in a please-let-there-be-no-cell-service zone, America’s Best Idea has something for everyone, regardless ofContinue Reading

We know you want to go to Mexico City. (Maybe even for the third or fourth time.) That destination has been thriving for five or six years now, since the secret got out. And you don’t need us to tell you to visit Amsterdam, Tokyo, or Rio—though we’ve got greatContinue Reading