trip ideas: long weekends
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.
The amazingly varied (and amazingly delicious) cuisine of the Caribbean is, both literally and figuratively, a “melting pot” of cultural influences, blending African, Spanish, Indian, Chinese, and indigenous Taíno ingredients and methods for centuries. Here, an island-by-island guide to the delicacies that have our mouths watering this cruise season.
Beaches! Sky juice! Water slides! Conch fritters! Nassau and Paradise Island, Bahamas, are a short hop from anywhere on the East Coast, making the perfect island getaway closer—and more affordable—than ever. All you'll need is a valid passport and your bathing suit!
Visitors to Italy typically overlook the region of Emilia Romagna in favor of Tuscany, its more famous neighbor to the south. While Tuscany has a lot to offer, Emilia Romagna has a great deal to see and do—and eat!—with a fraction of the tourist crowds.
Dublin, Air, 3 Nights, From $772 (Budget Travel)
Treat yourself to a winter weekend escape in Dublin with this travel deal that also gives you discounts at two popular attractions.
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.