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Halloween

Luxe Lavs: Setting the Mood for Autumn
Fall / Halloween / Luxe Lavs / USA

Luxe Lavs: Setting the Mood for Autumn

Each autumn, travelers around the country journey to see the leaves changing color and to get into the spirit of the season. This month, Luxe Lavs contributors Angela Fairhurst and… Read More…

Ghost Tours at Haunted Places Around the Country
Halloween / USA

Ghost Tours at Haunted Places Around the Country

Have you ever watched a ghost hunting show and wished you could try it for yourself? Many destinations around the U.S. have a unique history, and with that often comes… Read More…

15 Family-Friendly Halloween Events Around the Country
Fall / Halloween / Window Seat or Aisle Seat

15 Family-Friendly Halloween Events Around the Country

Across the country, communities are gearing up for Halloween. While many places will play host to pumpkin patches and haunted houses, family travel expert Kerri Zane found 15 family-friendly Halloween… Read More…

Spooky Museum Exhibits You Can Visit for Halloween & Beyond
Halloween / Museums / Pop Culture Travel

Spooky Museum Exhibits You Can Visit for Halloween & Beyond

It’s officially autumn, which means Halloween is right around the corner. In order to get you into the spirit of Halloween, we found this year’s candidates for the creepiest, oddest, and most interesting… Read More…

Beyond the Maze: Halloween Events at Historic & Haunted Places
Fall / Halloween / Pop Culture Travel

Beyond the Maze: Halloween Events at Historic & Haunted Places

If you’re interested in Halloween events, it’s easy to find scary mazes, hay rides, and haunted houses. But what about visiting places that are actually haunted? Some of the more… Read More…

Day of the Dead Celebrations: Mexico’s Hungry Ghosts
Fall / Halloween / Mexico & Central America / Pop Culture Travel

Day of the Dead Celebrations: Mexico’s Hungry Ghosts

While Halloween is a popular holiday in the United States, Mexico has long celebrated the Day of the Dead. Contributing writer Michelle da Silva Richmond, who has extensive firsthand knowledge… Read More…

Ghost Tours & Black Dinners: 13 Halloween Hotel Events
Halloween / Hotels & Accommodations / Pop Culture Travel

Ghost Tours & Black Dinners: 13 Halloween Hotel Events

Looking for some haunting spots for Halloween? Many hotels are offering their own unique take on spooky activities and ghostly events that are suited for the entire family. We’ve rounded… Read More…

Travel Tip: The Friendliest Hotel Ghosts
Halloween / Hotels & Accommodations / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: The Friendliest Hotel Ghosts

Halloween is approaching, so you know what that means: time to visit a haunted hotel! Don’t worry, haunted doesn’t have to be scary. Some hotel ghosts are as friendly as… Read More…

Tombstone Tourism: Cemeteries to Visit Around the World
Eastern Europe / Europe / Fall / Halloween / South America / USA

Tombstone Tourism: Cemeteries to Visit Around the World

Whether you’re up for the macabre or historic, you’ll find both at cemeteries. These locations offer a peek into not just history, but also culture. Contributing writer Lea Donosky has… Read More…

Zombie Runs That Will Help You Prepare for the Apocalypse
Halloween / Pop Culture Travel

Zombie Runs That Will Help You Prepare for the Apocalypse

So you think you could survive a zombie apocalypse? Very few doomsday scenarios attract as many enthusiasts as the recent zombie phenomenon in popular culture. With Halloween just around the corner,… Read More…

15 Cities With Family-Friendly Activities for Halloween 2014
Fall / Halloween / Window Seat or Aisle Seat

15 Cities With Family-Friendly Activities for Halloween 2014

Halloween is quickly approaching, which means that themed activities and events are emerging across the country. Many of these events are designed specifically for adults, but what if you’re looking… Read More…

Catacombs & Ghosts: The Dark Side of Paris
Fall / France & Belgium / Halloween

Catacombs & Ghosts: The Dark Side of Paris

You can make the claim that supernatural activity is everywhere, but what makes a place truly haunted? It’s about the belief, the mystery, and the culture around the myth. But… Read More…

Be Different This Halloween: 7 Haunted Attractions With a Twist
Halloween / Pop Culture Travel

Be Different This Halloween: 7 Haunted Attractions With a Twist

As Halloween approaches nearly every city plays host to a series of haunted houses. But how spooky are they really? These attractions are often staged in abandoned buildings or constructed… Read More…

Halloween Haunts and Wonderfully Weird Bathrooms
Halloween / Hotels & Accommodations / Luxe Lavs

Halloween Haunts and Wonderfully Weird Bathrooms

October is here, Halloween creeping upon us, so what better time to feature eccentric bathrooms?  Ranging from the whimsical to the mystical with a little haunt in between, we’ve got some spooky… Read More…

Travel Tip: How You Can Visit Horror Movie Sets
Halloween / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How You Can Visit Horror Movie Sets

It’s that time of year again, when all things spooky come to life—haunted hotels, cemeteries, even haunted golf courses. But if there’s one thing that nearly everyone loves around Halloween, it’s… Read More…

Travel Tip: Famous Catacombs You Can Visit
Halloween / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Famous Catacombs You Can Visit

For a truly spooky Halloween travel idea, why not skip all those haunted houses and go directly to a catacomb. Exploring these underground cemeteries is a relatively different way to… Read More…

5 Hidden Treasures Museums Can’t or Won’t Show You
Halloween / Museums

5 Hidden Treasures Museums Can’t or Won’t Show You

We all know that museums don’t put everything on display, so what is hidden in the archives? Check out five hidden treasures museums don’t want you to see.

Travel Deals: Spooky Halloween Getaways
Halloween / Travel Deals

Travel Deals: Spooky Halloween Getaways

Haunted happenings are going on across the country throughout October. 2013 Halloween getaways include haunted hotel packages, theme park events and more.