Slide ShowsTrue Stories: Rated R
These stories from our readers prove that travel is stranger and funnier—and in some cases bawdier—than fiction.
The Adventures of Bud Travel10 Tips to a Sexy Hotel Room
Here are 10 relatively simple ways to give your hotel room a romantic makeover. Watch the slide show: Our correspondent, seduction artist Bud Travel, shows how it's done. Plus:
Practical Matters105 Supersmart Travel Strategies
Essential travel tips from our editors, including how being flexible can help you get the best deal, plus how to avoid lines, pack better, tip appropriately, and more.
Hotels We Love50 Totally Charming Hotels
for Under $150
Chic, stylish, boutique—blah, blah, blah. What we want in a hotel is that unique mix of warmth and personality. In other words, we want it to be totally charming. Here are our picks, from Argentina to Vietnam.
Best of the BlogQuestion of the Week
In answer to our weekly question, you've shared your knowledge on travel destinations near and far. Now tell us: What's your travel resolution for 2008? Is it a new adventure, a return to your favorite place, an urban exploration, or a journey to a remote destination? Share your thoughts! Plus: Revisit some of our most popular blog entries:
Great Travel ReadsA View With a Room
The spectacular coast of Croatia is studded with centuries-old lighthouses. Eleven of them have vacation rentals that allow guests to play keeper for a week.
20 Gifts from New York City Museums
It's easy to overlook the museum gift shop, yet many have evolved into destinations for carefully curated, striking objects that you won't encounter at your local shopping mall. Here's our pick of unique affordable gifts under $50.
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