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Lawmakers Push For Bike-Friendly Amtrak Trains

AP | Posted 06.17.2013 | Travel

RENSSELAER, N.Y. -- New York lawmakers want Amtrak to add baggage cars to its passenger trains that would be capable of carrying bicycles. U.S. Sen. ...

The San Diego Airport Has What?

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 06.17.2013 | Travel

San Diego International Airport doesn't discriminate against any of its travelers -- including the small, furry kind. In addition to the typical m...

10 Family-Friendly Museums | Ben Mutzabaugh, USA TODAY | Posted 06.14.2013 | Travel

It's easy to add a bit of education to your family vacation. Museums have upped the wow factor in recent years, creating galleries and programs that e...

Wyoming's Two National Parks

Susan Fogwell | Posted 06.13.2013 | Travel
Susan Fogwell

Wyoming is mountain country and land of adventures. Get ready to be wowed by the awe-inspiring sights in the state's two national parks.

Only in Charleston: The Top 5 Things You Can't Find Anywhere Else

Pam Grout | Posted 08.12.2013 | Travel
Pam Grout

In Charleston, South Carolina, unlike many American cities where it's sometimes hard to find anything original, it's hard to find anything that's not completely one-of-a-kind.

Fun AND Educational

U.S. News Travel | Posted 06.12.2013 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Yes, summer vacation is for kicking back and relaxing, but learning doesn't have to be a chore.

Tunes For Your New Orleans Trip

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 06.12.2013 | Travel

With its carefree charm and revelrous reputation, New Orleans has become an American travel destination. As the birthplace of Jazz, New Orleans na...

5 Tips for a Stress-Free Family Trip to Disney World

Cooper Smith Koch | Posted 08.12.2013 | Travel
Cooper Smith Koch

To keep the "Most Magical Place on Earth" from becoming the most stressful, here are a few real-life tips from our travels that might help your family, too.

Getting Outdoors In The East

Oyster | Posted 06.11.2013 | Travel

From the tip of Maine to the Florida Keys, America's Eastern region is a diverse area filled with just about every type of terrain an active traveler could want: mountains, marshes, lakes, cliffs, forests and so much more.

Tourists Regain Access To Grand Canyon Skywalk

AP | By FELICIA FONSECA | Posted 08.11.2013 | Travel

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Tourists who had been denied access on the main road to the Grand Canyon Skywalk now have a way to get to the glass bridge, ...

A New Thrill Coming To Busch Gardens

AP | Posted 08.11.2013 | Travel

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Busch Gardens in Tampa is getting a 335-foot drop-tower ride. Park officials said Tuesday that Falcon's Fury is sc...

Mancations for Every Dad

Oyster | Posted 06.11.2013 | Travel

Of course your dad is a family man, but this Father's Day why don't you give him a little break from the tots and chaos by sending him on a mancation?

Top Summer Vacation Spots For Two-Timers

The Huffington Post | Emi Boscamp | Posted 06.11.2013 | Travel

The majority of Americans will take a summer vacation, and according to a recent survey by extra-marital dating site, that canoodlin...

Las Vegas Tourism Up In April

AP | Posted 06.11.2013 | Travel

LAS VEGAS -- Tourism officials say they counted 3.34 million visitors to Las Vegas in April, up a slight 0.5 percent from the same month in 2012. A L...

Home State Maps Cure Homesickness

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 06.11.2013 | Travel

When Houston-native Nathan Hoang moved to New York City, he was struck with homesickness. To cope with missing his home state, Hoang made a list o...

INFOGRAPHIC: 35 Disney Vacation Tips

Home Away | Posted 08.11.2013 | Travel
Home Away

Disney World is a lot of things, but cheap? You're dreaming if you think you can bring a "tight budget" with you to the theme park. Well, dream on... and see how far you can stretch your dollar at Disney World's Magic Kingdom theme park!

10 National Parks You Never Knew Existed

SmarterTravel | Posted 06.10.2013 | Travel

While many of our national parks welcome millions of visitors each year (think Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon), others are far-flung, remote, or simply under the radar. Check out these 10 national parks for trails less traveled and uncover an America you never knew existed.

Airport Guide: Chicago O'Hare

George Hobica | Posted 06.10.2013 | Travel
George Hobica

In 2012, O'Hare was the fifth busiest airport in the world. That's a lot of people coming from and going to a lot of places. Coming in for a landing? You'll want a guide to help you get in, around and out.

Discover the Pacific Northwest

GoTrexx | Posted 08.10.2013 | Travel

The Pacific Northwest is the ultimate outdoor experience -- hiking the cool, majestic old-growth forests of the Pacific Peninsula, the majestic snow-capped peaks, boating or kayaking the crystal blue mountain lakes or exploring the miles of scenic coast.

Top 10 Brunch Hotels in the U.S. | Posted 06.10.2013 | Taste

For those who appreciate the benefits of a little Sunday morning culinary hedonism, we scoured the country for the best places to sip and sup in style. Whether you're craving classic scrambled eggs and bacon or braised short ribs with chilaquiles, your hunger pangs will be more than satisfied.

Elderly Texas Couple Completes Bucket List With Maine Trip

AP | Posted 06.10.2013 | Travel

AUGUSTA, Maine -- A Texas couple has fulfilled a lifelong dream by visiting Maine to watch the state Legislature at work. Seriously. The Portland Pre...

Five Reasons to Heart Cleveland

National Trust for Historic Preservation | Posted 06.10.2013 | Travel
National Trust for Historic Preservation

ust two weeks ago, I found myself in Cleveland on a sort of mini vacation/sabbatical. Now, if a record-scratch moment just happened in your head, let me confirm that you did, in fact, read that correctly. I went to Cleveland for vacation.

See John F. Kennedy's Last Days In Hyannis Port

AP | Posted 08.09.2013 | Travel

HYANNIS, Mass. (AP) — A new museum exhibit tells the story of President John F. Kennedy's last visits to Cape Cod in the months before his assassina...

America's Best Little Beach Towns

Travel + Leisure | Posted 08.07.2013 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

In the free and easy days of summer, the quest for a great American beach town is a national passion. Beach towns are a mainstay of the hot months, a ...

Best Hotels In San Francisco For Mixing Business With Pleasure

Oyster | Posted 08.07.2013 | Travel

Plenty of business people find themselves traveling to San Francisco for work. And while the city has plenty to offer all kinds of travelers, it can b...