trip ideas: long weekends
You haven’t really seen Italy till you’ve hugged the southern coast, where villages perch precariously over the sea and days and nights are given over to the sweetness of doing nothing.
From Cancún to spectacular Mayan ruins to Playa Del Carmen—and even swimming with (safe and gentle!) whale sharks—we take you to the knockout shores of Mexico’s Caribbean coast to show you how you can have the vacation of a lifetime without breaking the bank.
What strategies do travel experts swear by when airports and roads are at their busiest? We asked, and each shared their best piece of seasonal advice.
Spice up your bar cart with chile powder from New Mexico's famous peppers—recipes included!
South Africa, Air, Safari, 6 Nights, From $1,999 (Budget Travel)
Visit Cape Town and Johannesburg with this travel package to South Africa that also includes a guided safari in Kruger National Park.
Your favorite islands are now a nonstop flight away. The warm blue water is reason enough to go, but let us fill you in on a few more excuses to pack your bags.