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The 12 Best Things To Do In Cuba

(9) Comments | Posted July 28, 2015 | 10:58 AM

Cuba offers terrific experiences that should be on every traveler's list. Here are Fodor's top picks for a memorable trip.

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10 Things You Need to Do Before Any International Trip

(0) Comments | Posted July 28, 2015 | 10:16 AM

Memorize the following and make it your mantra: Good travel is the result of good planning. That applies to any trip you take, but it's especially true when you're heading to a foreign country. It can be tempting to book a ticket and start fantasizing about your getaway, but there's...

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10 Incredible Tree-House Hotels in the U.S.

(0) Comments | Posted July 21, 2015 | 10:34 AM

If you've ever wanted to take your love of the great outdoors to new heights, get ready to climb up to the canopy and sleep in one of these amazing treetop hotels. Feats of contemporary engineering, these contemporary tree houses are certain to astound, with amenities ranging from Jacuzzis and...

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10 Reasons to Travel Alone

(22) Comments | Posted July 21, 2015 | 10:15 AM

Though it may sound like something you'd find inside a fortune cookie, sometimes the best travel companion you can have is yourself. As a travel editor, I spend a lot of time on the road, often by myself, and I've learned that solo travel is easier than you might think,...

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20 Must-See Art Museums In America

(0) Comments | Posted June 17, 2015 | 5:51 PM

There's much more to the world's great art museums than just the Louvre and the Prado. In fact, you can skip the jaunt across the Atlantic altogether and set your sights on some world-class art collections right here in the U.S. Even if you're not planning a trip entirely around...

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12 Things You Should NEVER Do in New Orleans

(14) Comments | Posted June 17, 2015 | 3:57 PM

Among U.S. cities, New Orleans stands out as a wonderfully unique destination. The sights, the sounds and most notably, the food, all reflect and encapsulate the city's multicultural influences, including Cajun and Creole, as well as it's singular history. But with more than nine million visitors a year,...

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10 Of The Best Under-The-Radar Beaches In The U.S.

(43) Comments | Posted June 10, 2015 | 4:57 PM

Trips to the beach are standard fare for most summer travelers, but crowded stretches of sand can make vacations more of a pain than a pleasure. Some beaches offer a peaceful retreat from the hustle and bustle and allow visitors to escape the crowds at more popular destinations. From an...

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America's 10 Best Summer Road Trips for 2015

(0) Comments | Posted June 10, 2015 | 2:43 PM

With gas prices predicted to remain at travel-tempting lows, 2015 is destined to be the summer of the road trip. Around the country, new additions are spicing up classic routes, and important anniversaries are being celebrated along dedicated drives. Add in a few itineraries inspired by summer blockbusters, and you've...

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The 10 Best Burgers in America

(137) Comments | Posted May 27, 2015 | 5:41 PM

By Abbey Chase

From In-N-Out and White Castle to menus from Jean-Georges Vongerichten and Daniel Boulud, no food spans the gap between high-end and budget dining like the classic American burger. Yet while there are many great burgers in bars and restaurants across the country, there's nothing quite like burger...

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10 Reasons You Need to Visit Long Island NOW

(0) Comments | Posted May 27, 2015 | 5:09 PM

By Jennifer Arnow

Many people think Long Island is just the suburbs of New York City, but it's actually a fascinating destination on its own, offering a variety of experiences for every traveler. And with so many of Long Island's sites easily accessible via train or...

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America's Most Stunning Waterfalls

(1) Comments | Posted May 21, 2015 | 11:27 AM

By Zachary Laks

Mighty and majestic, waterfalls are one of nature's most incredible and dramatic features. Though they can easily be found in many locations across the country, the most awe-inspiring waterfalls have become destinations in their own right. From a surging water wall to an indoor torrent 30 million...

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The 10 Best Taco Spots in the U.S.

(16) Comments | Posted May 20, 2015 | 3:32 PM

By Abbey Chase

With expertly homemade tortillas, succulent meats, and intensely flavorful salsas, the perfect taco packs a lot of flavor into every single bite. As the latest street food to receive a highbrow makeover, tacos lend themselves well to innovative chefs looking to put a personal spin on a...

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How To Tip In France

(0) Comments | Posted May 18, 2015 | 2:06 PM

There is nothing more vexing than trying to figure out who to tip, how much and when -- especially when you're in a foreign country. You'll come face to face with employees at airports, train stations, hotels, restaurants and cafés. Do you have to tip everyone? What about shuttle bus...

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10 Things You Should NEVER Do In Atlanta

(7) Comments | Posted May 18, 2015 | 1:06 PM

Whether you're heading to Atlanta for work or pleasure, we've got you covered with ten things not to do in the capital of the New South. This list will help you avoid some all-too-common mistakes and reveal when not to visit, where not to stay, and little-known or...

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The 15 Most Gorgeous Train Rides in the World

(5) Comments | Posted May 18, 2015 | 11:36 AM

In a relaxation showdown amongst trains, planes, and automobiles, trains win as the most laid-back style of travel, allowing you to sit back, relax, and enjoy the view. Luckily, some of the world's most beautiful destinations are also home to the most scenic train rides--journeys ranging from a few hours...

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The 10 Best Amusement Parks for Families

(0) Comments | Posted May 7, 2015 | 12:12 PM

Providing picture-perfect moments and memories to last a lifetime, amusement parks are ideal places for family fun, but not all parks are designed for smaller visitors. Featuring the conveniences and necessities that children demand and parents appreciate, the country's 10 best family-friendly amusement parks deliver a treasured day of thrills...

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12 Things You Should Never Do in LA

(18) Comments | Posted May 7, 2015 | 10:42 AM

It's no secret that Los Angeles is one of most sprawling cities in the world, making it impossible to see all, or even most, of it in one trip. It's downright overwhelming when you think about how to pack Hollywood, Beverly Hills, the beach...

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10 Best National Parks to Visit in 2015

(0) Comments | Posted April 30, 2015 | 2:33 PM

There's never a bad time to visit America's amazing national parks, but with 58 of them in total, not to mention more than 100 national monuments, the decision of which one to visit can feel overwhelming. To make it easier, we've handpicked 10 bucket-list national parks--with new facilities, improved trails,...

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Britain's Top Royal Attractions

(0) Comments | Posted April 30, 2015 | 2:23 PM

Though the lives of the British monarchy may seem incredibly rarified and impossible to tap into, the fact is that it's surprisingly easy to get a taste of the royal experience when visiting Great Britain. Whether you're a history buff who wants to see the lavish halls built by Henry...

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5 Reasons to Visit Tofino and Ucluelet, Vancouver Island

(0) Comments | Posted April 30, 2015 | 9:42 AM

The party of Spanish naval officers who happened upon Tofino during the summer of 1792 might well be amused by the swelling popularity that has recently gripped this once-sleepy fishing village at the tip of the Esowista Peninsula on Vancouver Island. Just half an hour by...

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