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Grand Marais

Coolest Small Towns in America 2015

What does it feel like to live in the Coolest Small Town in America? Ask the folks in Grand Marais, Minnesota, who earned the top spot in our 10th ...more

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  • Grand Marais

    Coolest Small Towns in America 2015

    What does it feel like to live in the Coolest Small Town in America? Ask the folks in Grand Marais, Minnesota, who earned the top spot in our 10th annual contest. Their town showed us the perfect blend of edgy, sweet, beautiful, and travel-worthy that adds up to “cool” in our book. Read on to stoke your wanderlust.

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    Take an Epic Cross-Country Road Trip

    Our photo editor had one mission: Take a one-of-a-kind solo road trip spanning the width of the United States... guided by travel advice from strangers. Come along for the ride!

  • Miami Beach

    11 Spectacular Labor Day Getaways

    Looking for the ultimate long-weekend escape? Relax! Budget Travel has done all the homework. Whether you're craving one more trip to the beach or are searching for the perfect end-of-summer festival, getting away has never been quicker, easier—or more affordable.

  • Downtown Las Vegas

    Vegas, Baby! 6 New and Remodeled Downtown Las Vegas Hotels You'll Love

    There's more to Las Vegas than the Strip! The city's Downtown is making a comeback, offering rock-bottom hotel prices in an authentic, old-school atmosphere.

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    Panama, Air, 6 Nights, From $877 (Budget Travel)

    Spend some time exploring Panama City and Playa Blanca with this travel package to Panama.

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  • Rooms at Little Cayman Beach Resort are inches from the water

    The Caribbean Quickie

    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.

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