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Weekend Getaways

Weekend Getaways

Best weekend getaways

Santa Fe is a shopping mecca, especially if you love the visual arts. Photo by Doug Merriam

Top 10 Things to Do in Santa Fe, NM

The City Different has always marched to its own drum. Here are our top 10 things to do in New Mexico's capital.
A Scottish Christmas Parade in Alexandria, Virginia. Photo Credit: Mark Webb

Christmas in Alexandria, Virginia

Spend Christmas in a seaport setting that’s been honing its yuletide spirit for over 250 years.
Murder they Wrote, Columbia California

Murder They Wrote: Barrier Free Travel

Murder-mystery participants use their detective skills to discover who is a guest, who is just playing a role and, of course, whodunit.
Skiing in Steamboat Springs, Colorado

Skiing Steamboat Springs: Olympic Training Grounds

Ski the “champagne powder” at this famous Colorado resort. You may even get lessons from Olympic legends.
Travel in Florida

Florida Keys: 40 Bridges to the Sunset

Try island-hopping via car. There’s only one road out, but it’s likely the laid-back atmosphere will make you want to stay.
Walt Disney World for Adults

Disney World for Grownups

Even adults get some playtime at Florida’s best-known attraction.

Going Green & Getting Active: A Weekend in Baltimore

Experience the green side of Baltimore as you enjoy a weekend of activity in this historic seaport city!
Philadelphia Cemetery

Resting Grounds of the Greats: Historic Cemeteries of Philadelphia

Go beyond the history books and beneath the ground for Philadelphia’s most famous residents.
Niagara in the fall.

Niagara’s River Road: An Autumn Wonder of the World

Drive along the Niagara River and enjoy the brilliant colors of autumn that locals claim to be the other wonder of their world.

Sound Living: Weekend in Seattle

The rain-sayers are wrong. Seattle’s northern lattitude leaves plenty of time to visit city markets and sandy beaches.
Barrier-free travel

Accessible Vancouver: Getting Around in a Favorite B.C. City

Vancouver sets a high standard for accessibility: sidewalk dining, lift-equipped busses and roll-on ferry access is easy to find.

Getaway to Gettysburg: Beyond the Battlefield

There’s much more to Gettysburg than its historic past.

The Fat Ladies of Malta: Temples and Goddesses

These ladies have been around awhile, but they’re still looking good, thanks to the National Museum of Archaeology.
Top 10 Things to Do in Montreal

Experience Montreal: Top 10 Attractions

From riverboat cruises to the Underground City, Montreal is a choice summer vacation destination.