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Summer Travel

17 Creative Ways to Save Money at Disneyland

GOBankingRates | Posted 07.03.2015 | Travel

The "happiest place on earth" is a top destination on many families' bucket lists. If you plan ahead, this magical, unforgettable experience doesn't have to put a large dent in your budget. Here are some tried-and-true tips for saving money while enjoying your Disneyland experience.

Beautiful Utah: Antelope Island

Kevin Richberg | Posted 07.01.2015 | Travel
Kevin Richberg

Utah contains 5 National Parks, 43 State Parks, 6 National Monuments, and 4 Historic Trails, an assortment of natural, scenic, and historic wonders providing a lifetime's worth of exploration.

Dear Bikini...

Allison Bagley | Posted 07.02.2015 | Women
Allison Bagley

Dear Bikini, Now that summer is here, I think it's time we set some ground rules. Our relationship is still new - we're in the crush phase. I'm not angry at or resentful of you yet.

Where in the World Is the Best Place to Be in June and July?

Lonely Planet | Posted 06.30.2015 | Travel
Lonely Planet

We all crave that sweet serendipity of being in the right place at the right time: When the Northern Lights are most likely to dance; when that sleepy scruff-bucket town transforms for its once-a-year fabulous fiesta; or, when a mass mob of whales gathers at the nearby reef.

Kid President Has An Important Message For Parents Planning Family Vacations

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 07.01.2015 | Parents

Summer is the season of pool parties, frozen treats and fun family vacations. Robby Novak aka Kid President has an important message for parents p...

Stay Chill During Washington, D.C.'s Hot Summer Days

Findery | Posted 06.26.2015 | Travel

Summer in Washington, D.C. can be hot, humid and overrun with tourists, but it can also be a wonderful time to discover unexpected places that make you fall in love with the city all over again.

9 Awesome Honeymoon Trips No One Takes

Oyster | Posted 06.25.2015 | Travel

We have searched high and low for some out-of-the-box, unique honeymoon ideas for those of you who are looking to mix it up on their post-wedding romp. After all, the excitement and sense of adventure you'll feel after your dream wedding is the perfect time to try something new.

These Are The Busiest Airports For The 4th Of July | Posted 06.25.2015 | Travel

Airfare is only about 4 percent cheaper this year, but travelers will still be out in full force. So Hopper decided to analyze what this year's Fourth of July travel patterns will look like by calculating which airports will have the biggest influx of travelers arriving and departing.

7 Tips for Fat Hikers and Others Who Don't Look Like the REI Commercials

Lauren Marie Fleming | Posted 06.24.2015 | Travel
Lauren Marie Fleming

Summer is the time for traveling into the forest to hike, but for many of us, taking on a hike can be emotionally and physically challenging.

You'd Be Surprised How Many People Don't Know These 5 Obvious Travel Tips

Oyster | Posted 06.22.2015 | Travel

Sometimes we find that we spend much of our time reminding friends about the no-brainers that they should be sure keep in mind while traveling. So don't laugh at us by how stupid-obvious these five travel tips may seem -- you may even be guilty of letting one or two of them slip your mind!

8 Great Reasons To Visit Baltimore This Summer

George Hobica | Posted 06.24.2015 | Travel
George Hobica

From the superbly classic to the brand spanking new, here are a few good reasons to fly in this spring.

Exploring Europe's Summer Food Festivals

Eating Europe Tours | Posted 06.18.2015 | Travel
Eating Europe Tours

Every summer, Europe hosts some of the most incredible food festivals in the world. With the warm weather and longer days, summer is the best time of the year to travel to these amazing countries.

The 5 Best Spots for Lobster This Summer

Oyster | Posted 06.17.2015 | Travel

Maine may be many's first pick for the destination with the best lobster in the United States, but we've found some spots across the country with delicious lobster dishes as well.

My Magical Love Affair with Kennebunkport, Maine

Lulu Salavegsen | Posted 06.16.2015 | Travel
Lulu Salavegsen

I have fallen so deeply in love. I am not even officially divorced. My life is in that numinous sweet spot of healing and new beginnings. Like I quoted in the video that's making waves, "Honor the space between No longer and Not yet." -Nancy Levin

School's Out, But Learning Is Still IN!

Laurie Schacht | Posted 06.11.2015 | Parents
Laurie Schacht

There are some great opportunities for kids to have fun in the sun this summer, all while keeping their minds active and ready for the school year ahead.

6 Historic Pools Where You Can Beat the Heat

National Trust for Historic Preservation | Posted 06.15.2015 | Travel
National Trust for Historic Preservation

We've assembled a photo tour of six standout pools, three of them designed by Julia Morgan.

One-Day JetBlue Sale Has Airfare From Just $83 RT! | Posted 06.11.2015 | Travel

At Hopper, we're always excited when JetBlue announces a sale. It usually means low fares (in this case, starting at just $49 for one-way flights)...

Five Fabulous National Parks to Visit This Summer

Findery | Posted 06.10.2015 | Travel

The summer is almost here and if you haven't booked any getaways yet, now is the time. Personally I choose my destinations based on a combination of three factors: things to see or do, places to stay at, and weather at the time of travel.

Governor Cuomo Is Proud of NY Lakes That Make the List of the Country's Most Beautiful

Oyster | Posted 06.09.2015 | Travel

Not only do many lakeside getaways provide the same awesome temperatures and activities as beach locales, but they're also often calmer and cheaper as well.

10 Crazy Expensive Hotels With Rates That Will Blow Your Mind

Oyster | Posted 06.04.2015 | Travel

Last week, we gave you the low down on just how low hotel rates can go. And we pleasantly discovered they can get quite low; all 10 properties that made our "cheapest hotels" list cost $22/night or less!

Exploring the Jersey Shore

Findery | Posted 06.04.2015 | Travel

I have yet to explore every mile of this fun, and often underestimated coastline, but am looking forward to another season to do so. In the meantime, put aside any stereotypes you may have about my new home state, and head on over to The Shore.

My Five Tips for Sweet Summer Travel

Leon Logothetis | Posted 06.04.2015 | Travel
Leon Logothetis

As the spring season comes to a close, we can faintly hear the siren song of summer not too far in the distance. For many, summer is an escape, a freedom from daily tedium, and an opportunity to relax under the sun's warm rays.

Summer Road Tripping: Healthy Edition

Linden Schaffer | Posted 06.08.2015 | Travel
Linden Schaffer

Summer is just around the corner and with the end of the school year in sight; you may just be getting the itch to corral the family into in the car f...

6 Things We Wish We Knew Before We Went to Atlantic City

Oyster | Posted 06.02.2015 | Travel

While it's no secret that Atlantic City has changed (i.e. deteriorated) since its glory days -- gone are both the olden days of men with thick accents and questionable affiliations, as well as the more recent (failed) revival days of glitzy resorts -- we still kinda pictured we'd find just that.

Take a Walking Tour of Pike Place Market in Seattle

Findery | Posted 05.28.2015 | Travel

Let your eyes and your stomach guide you, but keep an eye out for the following treasures as you meander from stall to stall.