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The 10 Best Last-Minute Labor Day Getaways

Oyster | Posted 08.27.2015 | Travel

Okay, don't hate us for bringing this up, but summer is almost over. The official final day of the season isn't till September 22, but most largely associate the end of summer Fridays, summer beach days, summer lazy days -- you name it -- with that dreaded Tuesday following Labor Day.

Secluded Beaches Worth The Trek

The Active Times | Posted 06.08.2015 | Travel
The Active Times

What comes to mind when you think of the perfect beach? Do you hear the sound of ocean waves crashing on the shore, feel white sand shifting beneath your feet? Whatever your ideal sandy spot, your own section of paradise should be just that -- your very own.

5 Japanese Beaches That You're REALLY Missing Out On

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 06.05.2015 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Here, you'll find average annual temperatures of 74 degrees, and more than 100 islands stretched over 435 miles of ocean.

Costa del Sol? More Like Costa del Awesome

Oyster | Posted 08.02.2014 | Travel

Spain's Costa del Sol is pretty renowned, but it doesn't get quite as much international love as the French Riviera or Amalfi Coast. We're not quite sure why, because it's pretty friggin' gorgeous, and hotels here are a fraction of the price of those in more famous Mediterranean beach destinations.

Beachfront Luxury: 15 Decadent Hotels on the Sand

Oyster | Posted 07.24.2013 | Travel

Who doesn't love a beach vacation? The sun, the sand, and the ocean all come together to make for a relaxing getaway that, when complete, will send yo...

Top 10 Infinity Pools on the Caribbean Sea (PHOTOS)

Oyster | Posted 07.09.2013 | Travel

The beach, the pools, the view - these are major reasons why we travel to the Caribbean. And when we can get all in one, that's ideal. So we scoured t...

Healthy Travel: 5 Hotel Chains that Make it Easy to Stay Fit on the Road (PHOTOS)

Oyster | Posted 07.03.2013 | Travel

Staying fit on the road is never easy, particularly when it comes to eating well. Many of us let our diets go out the window when we travel, partly be...

Summer Road Trips

Oyster | Posted 07.01.2013 | Travel

Summertime is fast-approaching and we can't wait till the days of top-down convertibles, cover-ups and flip-flops dress codes, and mini weekend getawa...

6 Affordable, Low-Key Hotels for Beach Bums

Oyster | Posted 06.23.2013 | Travel

For many, the dream beach vacation involves snoozing on a quiet stretch of sand in some exotic (read:expensive) locale -- and we don't blame you. But ...

PHOTOS: 6 Awesomely Affordable Hotels For Beach Bums

Oyster | Posted 06.15.2013 | Travel

The truth is, there's no need to break the piggy bank to have a fabulous oceanfront getaway.

PHOTOS: 9 Underrated Beach Destinations

Oyster | Posted 05.15.2013 | Travel

Fewer people, untouched nature, you name it; underrated beach destinations are hidden gems that can be just what you're looking for.

PHOTOS: The Old-School Caribbean

Oyster | Posted 01.31.2013 | Travel

The assumption here is that travelers know how to handle both the a schooner and their rum.

PHOTOS: Five Ways To Stay In Cancun

Oyster | Posted 01.12.2013 | Travel

We've found just the spot to stay for almost every kind of traveler, so whether you plan on bringing the kids along or hope to have a romantic getaway, Oyster has a hotel for you.

PHOTOS: Top Picks For Affordable Beach Weddings

Oyster | Posted 12.02.2012 | Travel

From Belize to Destin, you can have your cake (beachside) and afford it, too!

PHOTOS: Where To Stay In The Bahamas

Oyster | Posted 10.15.2012 | Travel

Wanna know how to turn your island vacation into an adrenaline-packed trip? Click through our slideshow to find out now!

PHOTOS: Tourism Booming In Atlantic City?

Posted 05.24.2012 | Travel

So far, it's a gamble that's paid off. A new, multi-billion-dollar resort that opened in Atlantic City this April seems to have sparked a tourism r...

Confessions Of A Travelista: The "It" Beach Destination

Angella Nazarian | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Angella Nazarian

Fashionistas put their names on long lists for the latest "it" handbag of the season. Travelistas search for the "go-to" destinations, ones that hopefully will run the course of more than just a season.