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Luxe Lavs: Pink Hotels for Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Fall / Luxe Lavs

Luxe Lavs: Pink Hotels for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Since 1985, October has been Breast Cancer Awareness Month with pink as its international ribbon color. These Pink Palaces carry the color year-round, but can serve as a reminder that… Read More…

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…

Food Festivals You Can Visit Around the Country this Fall
Culinary Travel / Fall / CBS News / Festivals

Food Festivals You Can Visit Around the Country this Fall

Labor Day may signal the official end of summer, but it doesn’t mean the end of fun or some long standing American traditions—food festivals. Many of them continue through October… 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…

Travel Tip: Why You Should Get a New Passport in the Fall
Travel Tips / Fall / Passport, Visa & Customs

Travel Tip: Why You Should Get a New Passport in the Fall

Summer is over, and this is perhaps the best time to get—or renew—your passport. Last year, the U.S. State Department issued 14 million passports. Even with that number, remarkably few… 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…

Luxe Lavs: Denver in the Pre-Ski Season
Fall / Luxe Lavs

Luxe Lavs: Denver in the Pre-Ski Season

Ski resorts may not be the first destination that comes to mind when you think of the fall months. But it’s actually one of the best times to visit—the crowds… 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…

Tombstone Tourism: Cemeteries to Visit Around the World
Fall / Eastern Europe / Europe / 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…

How You Can Support Breast Cancer Awareness This Month
Travel News / Hotels & Accommodations / Fall

How You Can Support Breast Cancer Awareness This Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month (BCAM), a month dedicated to fundraising and raising global awareness of the most common cancer in women. While many people know what breast cancer… Read More…

15 Ways to Stay Healthy During Cold and Flu Season
Fall / Winter / Cold & Flu Season / Health & Fitness

15 Ways to Stay Healthy During Cold and Flu Season

October marks the beginning of cold and flu season, and with concerns growing over the Ebola outbreak, it’s especially important to take the necessary precautions to stay healthy. Sometimes traveling… Read More…

Travel Tip: Visiting National Parks in the Off Season
Travel Tips / Fall / Winter / National Parks

Travel Tip: Visiting National Parks in the Off Season

People traditionally associate national park travel with summer. But, the off season months are when some national parks really come alive, and that’s when smart travelers get going. Yellowstone isn’t… 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…

Where You Can Celebrate Oktoberfest This Year
Fall / Pop Culture Travel / USA

Where You Can Celebrate Oktoberfest This Year

Summer is officially over, but that doesn’t mean the party stops. As many beer lovers know, the month of October signifies a celebration of everything German related, especially the brews. … Read More…

Celebrate Harvest Season: Fall Festivals
Fall / Festivals / USA

Celebrate Harvest Season: Fall Festivals

It’s harvest season, and that also means harvest and fall festivals. In many cases, it’s not just about eating, it’s about participating! Whether you’re interested in trying farm-fresh apples or crushing… Read More…

Apps & Websites to Track Fall Foliage
Fall / Apps & Technology / USA

Apps & Websites to Track Fall Foliage

It’s fall, which means it’s that time of year again—leaf peeping season. But before you grab a pumpkin spice latte and hit the road to check out the orange and… Read More…

The Best Places to See Fall Foliage Around the Country
Car Travel / Fall / USA

The Best Places to See Fall Foliage Around the Country

The end of summer means autumn leaf peeping is right around the corner. Yellow, orange, and red are the colors of the season, and thousands of travelers will soon be… Read More…

Travel Tip: How to Catch Fall Foliage at the Right Time
Travel Tips / Fall / Apps & Technology

Travel Tip: How to Catch Fall Foliage at the Right Time

There are lots of places around the country where you can catch fall foliage, but the key is to go at the right time. Otherwise, you might end up taking… Read More…

How to Get the Best Deals During September Shoulder Season
Hotels & Accommodations / Travel Deals / Fall

How to Get the Best Deals During September Shoulder Season

About this time every year, friends and family get wistful about the waning days of summer, but savvy travelers know that we are entering the absolute best time to pack… Read More…