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PHOTOS: Oyster.com's Guide To Nude Hotels

Oyster | Posted 11.19.2012 | Travel
Oyster

When a reader wrote in looking for an unbuttoned getaway, we had some nude vacation answers.

Checking In With Josh Sankey & His Bacon Barter Trip

Posted 09.15.2012 | Travel

In what could be called the most original ad campaign, Oscar Mayer is sponsoring the cross-country trip of comedian and actor Josh Sankey...using only...

Meeting Amtrak's Cross-Country Passengers

Pierre R. Berastaín | Posted 11.08.2012 | Travel
Pierre R. Berastaín

The different social spaces within the train allow for personal mobility and prolonged social interactions that do not occur in other forms of transportation.

PHOTOS: America Out The Train Window

Pierre R. Berastaín | Posted 11.07.2012 | Travel
Pierre R. Berastaín

For long-distance travel, aerial crafts have replaced terrestrial vehicles. Consequently, we now think in terms of destinations rather than journeys.

PHOTOS: America's 10 Best River Towns

Posted 09.06.2012 | Travel

In order to rank the top river towns in America, the editors of Outside Magazine turned to locals, asking for them to vote for their towns and provide...

PHOTOS: A Guide To America's Oddest 'Capitals Of The World'

Posted 09.06.2012 | Travel

Washington D.C. is frequently discussed with scorn by the career politicians who spend most of the year in Georgetown brownstones. This is what Americ...

Visiting 10 Bizarrely Named US Towns

JustLuxe | Posted 11.05.2012 | Travel
JustLuxe

For every uninspired destination name, there's one that's so wacky, you might wonder whether some town official from way-back-when named it on a dare.

What To See & Do In Charlotte During The DNC

travel.usatoday.com | Posted 09.04.2012 | Travel

Road warrior Lou Heckler says Charlotte — host to this week's Democratic National Convention— is "a wonderful place to be when a long weekend beck...

PHOTOS: 15 Reasons Sioux Falls Is Cool

Judith Fein | Posted 09.04.2012 | Travel
Judith Fein

When I told people I was going to Sioux Falls, South Dakota, they rolled their eyes, mimed munching on corn kernels on a foot-long cob, or simply twisted their index fingers against their temples, suggesting that it was wacko to go there. I took all of it as a challenge.

Travel Tips From Top Chefs

Fodor's | Posted 10.24.2012 | Travel
Fodor's

I always hit up the taxi drivers to find good food in an unfamiliar place. The minute I hop in a taxi from the airport I'll ask them where they eat and they usually give recommendations for these great little local places.

PHOTOS: 80 Years Of Airstream In The Rearview Mirror

Posted 08.03.2012 | Travel

The Airstream recreational vehicle, all curves and chrome, was originally designed to evoke the open road and the aviation age. Hawley Bowlus, the man...

PHOTOS: 7 Awesome Beach Bars

Oyster | Posted 10.03.2012 | Travel
Oyster

What better way to enjoy your summer to the fullest -- and deal with the reality of the approaching fall -- than to visit a happening bar on the beach?

PHOTOS: Hotels Where Olympic Heroes Have Checked In

Oyster | Posted 09.29.2012 | Travel
Oyster

Comfort matters a great deal when you have to be superhuman in the morning.

PHOTOS: Dig Into August Food Fests

Oyster | Posted 09.27.2012 | Travel
Oyster

It's time to take a bite out of summer.

PHOTOS: 12 Gorgeous Hotel Golf Courses With Ocean Views

Oyster | Posted 09.25.2012 | Travel
Oyster

For all you golfers out there -- Hi, Dad! -- we found twelve beautiful hotel golf courses around the globe that have killer vistas to boot.

PHOTOS: 5 Hipster Destinations You Probably Haven't Heard Of

Oyster | Posted 09.21.2012 | Travel
Oyster

Attention hipsters: You're probably unemployed, but you should still start planning your end of summer vacation. The cool hotels are booking up fast.

PHOTOS: Best U.S. Cities For Live Music

Oyster | Posted 09.18.2012 | Travel
Oyster

Paving the way for the rest of the world -- from bluegrass to hip-hop, country to surf rock -- cities around the country are famous for putting new music on the map.

PHOTOS: Stopping Time In Bucks County

Annemarie Dooling | Posted 09.17.2012 | Travel
Annemarie Dooling

About 20 minutes from the familiar bullseye of a Pennsylvania Target, or a Waldbaums or a strip mall full of fast food choices, you can stock-up on gr...

PHOTOS: The Best Road Trips From Houston

Oyster | Posted 09.17.2012 | Travel
Oyster

One of Space City's greatest assets is its close proximity to some of the other most unique and cultured cities.

PHOTOS: What To Do In Seattle

Oyster | Posted 09.16.2012 | Travel
Oyster

Fortunately, our "What to Do in Seattle" list includes outdoor and indoor fun just in case the clouds get too ominous.

PHOTOS: The Best Road Trips From Los Angeles

Oyster | Posted 09.11.2012 | Travel
Oyster

Whether you're in town visiting and want to mix it up a bit, or you're a resident and want to get away from it all, start packing and hit the road!

PHOTOS: Olympics-Inspired Spots In The States

Oyster | Posted 09.09.2012 | Travel
Oyster

Whether they're spots where Olympians have once stayed, or have a British air about them that'll transport you to London, we'd argue that they're (well, almost) worth missing the games for!

Tom Cruise And Katie Holmes Should Head To These Divorce Getaways

Oyster | Posted 09.03.2012 | Travel
Oyster

If weddings lead to honeymoons, divorces probably warrant a vacation as well.

PHOTOS: This Summer's Great Beach Destinations

Oyster | Posted 09.01.2012 | Travel
Oyster

But while some of us are happy with just a patch of sand and a salty sea breeze, others hit the beach with a little something specific in mind.

PHOTOS: The Best Road Trips From Boston

Oyster | Posted 08.30.2012 | Travel
Oyster

Boston's non-stop vibe can seriously wear a resident out. So get your bags packed and set your GPS: We've got some miles to cover.