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You Won't Want to Bring Your Kids to These 12 Destinations

Oyster | Posted 11.16.2015 | Travel

Whether you're looking to have a romantic getaway with your significant other, or simply cut travel expenses (and annoyances? maybe we're going too far...), there are plenty of destinations best suited for couples.

The Hottest Miami Hotels for 2016

Oyster | Posted 10.27.2015 | Travel

Whenever we're looking for a warm-weather getaway, we often start scoping rates for our typical Miami stays -- Delano, Fontainebleau, or the Standard. But 2014 and 2015 brought several new much-hyped hotels that we were excited to visit to see if they would make it on our list of rotating properties.

The 15 Best Adults-Only Resorts in the Caribbean

Oyster | Posted 10.08.2015 | Travel

There are times when getting away with the kids is great, and times when getting away from them sounds even better. For those latter moments, here are this year's 15 best adult-only resorts in the Caribbean.

Hidden Gems In The Caribbean

Oyster | Posted 08.20.2015 | Travel

Fortunately some quaint bed-and-breakfasts can be found nestled among the beaches of the Caribbean, and our hotel investigators discovered 10 hidden gems during their recent travels.

The 10 Prettiest Open-Air Hotel Rooms In The World

Oyster | Posted 07.29.2015 | Travel

It can be particularly nice to find a hotel where open-air rooms benefit from the breeze as well so you can enjoy it around the clock. Numerous hotels have rooms with an al fresco leaning, but here are the 10 prettiest we've ever seen.

5 Tips For Planning A Budget Beach Trip Right Now

U.S. News Travel | Posted 06.25.2015 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Whether you've booked your vacation in advance or at the last minute, there are certain times of the year when everyone wants to be in the same place. For the warmer months that's the beach.

You Won't Believe These 17 Photos Are Real (But They Are)

Oyster | Posted 04.26.2015 | Travel

Looking for a cliffside massage with a dramatic view? It's going to be tough to top this spa palapa at the Rockhouse Hotel in Jamaica. The lush, laid-back Rockhouse is a holistic haven, with gourmet dining, morning yoga, cliffside loungers, a premium spa and no kids under 12

Hot Deals on Winter Beach Escapes

MiniTime | Posted 02.26.2014 | Travel

Winter arrived with a big snowy bang across much of America, which has many folks already pining for an escape to warmer climes. If your family is ready to trade the snow for some sunshine and sand, here are five tremendous deals at kid-friendly beach resorts to get you packing.

10 Smart Tips for Better Beach Vacations

MiniTime | Posted 07.30.2013 | Travel

Where do lifeguards look first when a child is lost on the beach? What everyday product makes sand fall away from skin? How can you take the pain out of a jellyfish sting? Here are some great tips for a stress-free beach getaway.

PHOTOS: The World's Greatest Beaches

Travel + Leisure | Posted 03.17.2013 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

These photos will make you want to plan a trip immediately.

Vacation Like A Celeb On These Private Islands

Celeste Moure | Posted 03.13.2013 | Travel
Celeste Moure

Mention paradise and most people think about a speck of land surrounded by nothing but endless sea. Swaying palm trees? Check. Pristine baby-powder beach? Check. Stylish accommodations? Check.

5 Ways To Stay In Turks and Caicos

Oyster | Posted 02.18.2013 | Travel

37-mile chain of islands, Turks and Caicos radiates a particular Caribbean-ness, with dreamy blue waters, golden beaches, excellent snorkeling and bioluminescent glow worms lighting up the water at night.

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: Where Celebs Hang In Los Cabos

JustLuxe | Posted 10.08.2012 | Travel

Los Cabos, which is situated at the southernmost tip of California's Baja Peninsula, is the number one celebrity hotspot in Mexico, attracting A-listers such as Jennifer Aniston, George Clooney and more.

WATCH: Inside The W Retreat On Koh Samui

Mary Rambin | Posted 10.01.2012 | Travel
Mary Rambin

The cookie cutter W hotel formula -- modern decor, house music and cheeky catch-phrases -- to hopefully draw a trendy crowd generates a love or hate feeling, just like peanut butter cookies or Key lime pie.

The Best Summer Movies To Stream On Netflix

TresSugar | Posted 06.19.2012 | Women

Ah, Summer love. It seems the hotter the season, the steamier the romance. There are all kinds of Summer-set romances, and most of us have experienced...

The Faithful Shopper: Ready for Resorts

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 03.31.2012 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Almost every one I know is ready for some sun and sand. Whether you're actively planning that beach vacation -- or just pretending you are -- our stores have everything you need.