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Sedona: The Cure to a Vegas Hangover

Travelzoo | Posted 10.07.2015 | Travel

By Chris Vassil, Travelzoo If you don't leave a visit to Las Vegas with a lighter wallet, a few extra pounds around your belt and some shadows of e...

5 Affordable Off-Peak Destinations Worth a Visit This Fall

Oyster | Posted 09.09.2015 | Travel

Many associate the end of summer with the return to the grind -- but it doesn't have to be so! As professional vacationers (hey, it actually can be a lot of work -- and someone's got to do it), we here at would beg to differ.

L.A. Golf Getaway -- Four Days in Sedona

Gina Hall | Posted 09.09.2015 | Los Angeles
Gina Hall

Lightning illuminated the Sedona sky all evening and throughout the night as peals of thunder heralded a grand finale to this year's monsoon season. I drove out from L.A. to watch the second annual Bike & Brew Festival.

Red Rock Nation: An Unforgettable Adventure In Sedona

Michael Lazar | Posted 09.01.2015 | Fifty
Michael Lazar

I never knew the Southwest could be so fun -- and I very happily live right in sunny Phoenix. But I'm on a travel high, back to report on my findings and adventures following a recent trip to stunning Sedona.

Why Sedona Is Way Too Cool for Me

Molly Patrick | Posted 08.25.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Molly Patrick

It was a classic chia eating, kombucha drinking new age cafe scene. The type that makes you feel like the cool pill was passed around right when you g...

Red Rock Nation: 3 Days Of Sedona Awesomeness Revealed

Michael Lazar | Posted 08.06.2015 | Fifty
Michael Lazar

We've got quite a packed schedule for this trip. It all begins with a short two-hour drive from Phoenix to Sedona (how convenient it is to avoid TSA lines and airport security checks, car rentals and more). But for many of you reading this, it is likely that you'd have to suffer through such agonies, and for that I lament with you.

What the Buddha Taught Me in Sedona

Tova Payne | Posted 03.08.2015 | Healthy Living
Tova Payne

Last month I was in Sedona -- one of the most breathtaking places I've ever been. During my journey I adventured through several hiking trails -- bu...

Room With a View: 11 Hotels With Incredible Vistas

Oyster | Posted 11.19.2014 | Travel

We've trekked from coast to coast seeking out the best views this country has to offer (tough work, but someone's got to do it).

Best Hotels Near Wineries

Hipmunk | Posted 10.04.2014 | Travel

After a long day of wine tasting, you'll want a relaxing place to call home for the night. Stay close to the winery action without skimping on style, comfort or amenities at one of these prime spots for a wine-filled getaway.

The 10 Best Small Cities In America

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 09.21.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

By David Jefferys, Instead of planning a trip to New York City or Los Angeles, explore some of America's quainter cities. These spots,...

How Meditation Saved Sarah McLean

Trish Kinney | Posted 08.12.2014 | Healthy Living
Trish Kinney

In person, Sarah McLean literally shines. It is part elegant and statuesque good looks, with her blonde hair and golden complexion. But it is the ki...

Romantic Weekend Getaways: Top 7 Hotels in the U.S. for Romance

Oyster | Posted 07.15.2014 | Travel

When you're in the mood for love but only have a few days to spare, a weekend getaway -- in a destination that won't take all weekend to get to -- is just what you need.

THIS Just Might Be The Very Best State To Retire

Moira McGarvey | Posted 06.08.2014 | Fifty
Moira McGarvey

Arizona has been a big retirement destination for many years, and for good reason. In fact, the very first Active Adult Community in the US, Sun City, was developed there over 50 years ago. But the reasons to choose Arizona are more than just the obvious. While AZ has hundreds of days of abundant sunshine and tons of golf courses, it has a lot more going for it than only sun and golf.

A Roadtrip from Scottsdale to the Grand Canyon

Ramaa Reddy Raghavan | Posted 05.26.2014 | Travel
Ramaa Reddy Raghavan

When my son's run at a national tennis tournament in December ended prematurely, we decided to assuage our flagging spirits by taking a short vacati...

The Magic of the American Southwest

Lisa Xia | Posted 02.08.2014 | Travel
Lisa Xia

To the desert go prophets and hermits; through deserts go pilgrims and exiles. Here the leaders of the great religions have sought the therapeutic and spiritual values of retreat.

Your Weekly Travel Zen: Sedona, Arizona

Posted 09.22.2013 | Travel

This week's Moment of Travel Zen comes to us from HuffPost Healthy Living's features editor, Carolyn Gregoire. Of her photo of Sedona, Ariz., she ...

Hot Dog Stand in Sedona Cooks up a New Future for Owners

Christine Negroni | Posted 09.17.2013 | Taste
Christine Negroni

Pineapple and potato chips? Dill pickles and bacon? Wasabi mayo and sushi nori? These are the odd creations that make the little hole-in-the-wall that is Simon's worth a visit. They have incorporated the flavors of the world with the classic American hot dog.

Monsters and Aliens: Arizona's Alternative Culture

La Carmina | Posted 08.24.2013 | Travel
La Carmina

Did you expect Arizona to have such spooky culture?

Getting Outdoors in the Southwest

Oyster | Posted 06.06.2013 | Travel

Although there may be tons of incredible national parks throughout the Southwest -- including Arches, Zion, and the Grand Canyon -- other lesser-known areas prove to be just as majestic. Here are a few of our favorite places in the region to get fit and reconnect with Mother Nature.

Outdoorsy Summer Travel: The 7 Best Destinations in the U.S. (PHOTOS)

Oyster | Posted 06.03.2013 | Travel

Summer is the time to get outdoors and get active.

Grand Canyon Bound: 10 Stunning Luxury Hotels within Driving Distance (PHOTOS)

Oyster | Posted 07.15.2013 | Travel

Summer is just around the corner, and if a trip to the Grand Canyon is on your bucket list (as it should be), there's no better time to visit! Whether...

Filmmaker Shares Backstory on Career and Advice for Others

Gregory G. Allen | Posted 07.06.2013 | Entertainment
Gregory G. Allen

As a writer and someone who has been in the entertainment industry for as long as I have, I can't help but wonder about the story "behind the story" when I watch a film or read a new book.

In Sedona "Everywhere is Beautiful"

Christine Negroni | Posted 07.09.2013 | Travel
Christine Negroni

With the macho pride of desert dwellers, Arizonans remind visitors that everything here will either poke, bite, sting or burn. It is easy to believe. What is more difficult to fathom, but trust me it's true, is that in Sedona, "everywhere is beautiful."

Rooms With A View

Oyster | Posted 06.22.2013 | Travel

Nothing man-made can rival Mother Nature at her finest. For those who love the great outdoors, the most memorable vacations aren't at massive mega-res...

PHOTOS: 15 Hotels You Didn't Know You Wanted To Stay In

Oyster | Posted 03.16.2013 | Travel

This year you should stop putting that trip on hold. It is possible to go on a vacation staring a design or luxury hotel if you happen to know the right places.