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The Best Places to Visit Using Your Tax Refund
CBS News / Destinations

The Best Places to Visit Using Your Tax Refund

Tax time just ended, which means you should be getting a tax refund soon. Today Peter Greenberg went on CBS to talk about how you can spend your tax refund… Read More…

Why You Should Consider Taiwan for Your First Trip to Asia
Asia

Why You Should Consider Taiwan for Your First Trip to Asia

A first trip to Asia usually focuses on well-known countries—China, Japan, Thailand—but that’s not always the best way to go. Lilit Marcus shares why Taiwan is a smart landing place… Read More…

Downtown Surprises in Naples and Fort Myers, Florida
South

Downtown Surprises in Naples and Fort Myers, Florida

Don’t limit yourself to the beach when you visit southwest Florida’s Gulf Coast. There are plenty of cosmopolitan pleasures just a few blocks away. Lynn Langway surveys the up-and-coming downtown… Read More…

Why Providence Is Worth a Second Look
Northeast

Why Providence Is Worth a Second Look

Most tourists find themselves in Providence, Rhode Island on the way to somewhere else. However, this little city is absolutely worth a visit of its own. Contributor Lilit Marcus looks… Read More…

Travel Tip: Visit National Parks in Winter
National Parks / Travel Tips / Winter Sports

Travel Tip: Visit National Parks in Winter

When someone says off-season travel, it might sound…well, a little depressing, right? But in many of our national parks, winter is actually the time you WANT to travel. And now… Read More…

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Family/Kids Travel / USA / Window Seat or Aisle Seat

Family-Friendly Baseball Stadiums: Playoffs Through 2014

While the baseball season is coming to a close, it’s not too late to enjoy baseball with the kids. Contributing author Kerri Zane details her top ten picks for family-friendly baseball stadiums across the country. Whether it’s getting to run the bases, hanging out with mascots, or playing with their friends and siblings, it’s easy to have fun and enjoy a good game.

Daily Deal: Stay in a Cancun Resort for $79 a Night
Daily Deals / Mexico & Central America

Daily Deal: Stay in a Cancun Resort for $79 a Night

If you want to book a last minute getaway, you’re in luck. The CasaMagna Marriott Resort in Cancun is offering “Last Minute Weekends” deals through the beginning of November. You can book weekend deals starting at $79 per night.

State Parks You Can Still Visit During the Government Shutdown
National Parks

State Parks You Can Still Visit During the Government Shutdown

The partial government shutdown has closed all of our national parks. It’s estimated that the parks are currently losing out on 715,000 visitors and $450,000 a day in  revenue. But… Read More…

10 Ways You Can Help On National Public Lands Day
National Parks

10 Ways You Can Help On National Public Lands Day

This National Public Lands Day, national parks across the country are hosting projects to rejuvenate public parks and forests. Get out and help!

Kids Stay and Play for Free in San Diego
Budget Travel / California / Daily Deals / Family/Kids Travel / Hotels & Accommodations / Travel Deals

Kids Stay and Play for Free in San Diego

Your kids are back in school, but that doesn’t mean your family can’t travel this fall. Many hotels are offering discounted prices, but a select few are going the extra… Read More…

A Local’s Guide to Milan
Europe / Italy & Greece

A Local’s Guide to Milan

New York Fashion Week is drawing to a close just as Milan Fashion Week is gearing up. But you don’t have to be fashionista to get the most out of… Read More…