Travel in the United States

Where are the best places to see fall colors?

Best Places to View the Fall Colors

When the calendar moves into autumn, Mother Nature puts on a splendid display of fall colors. From the vibrant forests of Vermont to the alpine wonders of Aspen, Colorado, here are our favorite places in the USA to view the fall foliage.
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore Michigan

Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore: Unexpected Michigan

For a geologist, this place is probably some kind of paradise. For everyone else, it is a place that makes you scramble for your camera.
monument valley

Monument Valley: Unearthly Beauty

With its sweeping views of the desert, travelers to Monument Valley often feel like they're in a John Ford western. Here's what to see and do in Monument Valley.
Shagging on the dance floor at the Dirty Dancing Festival in North Carolina. Photo by Buddy Morrison Photography

Love the Movie? Attend the Dirty Dancing Festival in North Carolina

If you're a fan of the movie, "Dirty Dancing," this festival in Lake Lure, North Carolina is for you. Take dance lessons, compete in the talent show or even join the lake lift competition.
The Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park is one of the top family-friendly activities in Destin, Florida. Flickr/Jessica Whittle Photography.

10 Best Family-Friendly Activities in Destin, Florida

Want some fun in the sun? Grab the kids and head to the beaches of Destin, Florida.
Iowa Hogback Bridge in Madison County. Photo by Diana Lambdin Meyer

Iconic Iowa: John Wayne Birthplace Museum and Covered Bridges of Madison...

Film buffs can find plenty of movie history in Iowa, from the John Wayne Birthplace Museum to the Covered Bridges of Madison County.
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.

More Than Meets the Arch: Travel in St. Louis

This city's famous arch is merely an entry way to all that St. Louis has to offer visitors.

A Weekend in Cheyenne, Wyoming

The American cowboy is often considered a ghost of the past, but in Cheyenne, Wyoming, ranching is still a reality.
Portland Head Light is one of eight operating lighthouses along the 3,500-mile Maine coast. Photo by Janna Graber

Cruising the New England Coast on Victory II  

With port stops in Maine, Rhode Island and Massachusetts, a cruise on the Victory II offers the best of New England.
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Grand Central Video Series: The Tiffany Clock

The world's largest example of Tiffany glass can be found at Grand Central Terminal in New York City. In this video, historian Dan Brucker...
Sailing into Tracy Arm Fjord in Alaska. Photo by Celebrity Cruises

Top 10 Places to See in Alaska by Cruise Ship

From Glacier Bay to Hubbard Glacier, Alaska is filled with natural wonders -- and some of them are best seen from a cruise ship. Here's a list of the top 10 things to do and see in Alaska by cruise ship.
Santa Fe

A Weekend in Santa Fe, New Mexico

Take it slow in the soul of the American Southwest, where Native American spirituality and Spanish traditions run deep.
Dancers at the Pacific Islander Festival in San Diego, California.

World Event Spotlight: Pacific Islander Festival

San Diego celebrates its Pacific Islander heritage during this weeklong event in September.

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