Destinations

Destinations

The Best Outdoor Markets in Europe: Shop Like the Locals and Soak Up the Culture

Europe’s outdoor markets are not just places to shop for antiques, art, souvenirs and great food at reasonable prices. For…

Destinations

The Greatest Outdoor Markets from Amsterdam to Rome

There are great outdoor markets throughout Europe excelling in items ranging from herring to Soviet-era memorabilia. Amsterdam: Albert Cuyp Market…

Destinations

Europe Too Expensive? Not with Pauline’s Insider Secrets

Don't give up plans for a European vacation just because the dollar has gone down so much in value. Yes,…

Destinations

Great Bird-Watching Vacations Right Here in the US

If your passion is bird-watching, you’ve got a lot of company. "Birding" is the fastest-growing outdoor activity in America, according…

Destinations

Elegant, Exciting, Affordable Train Vacations: The Rockies, Pacific Coast, New Orleans, Chicago

Imagine yourself sipping a glass of wine and looking out the window at the mountains in the distance. Then as…

Destinations

European Culinary Tours

Many European culinary tours are complete vacations lasting a week or more.* Among the best culinary tours… FRANCE The Bordeaux…

Destinations

Vacation at a Lighthouse

Many lighthouses are converting into hotels and bed-and-breakfast resorts as ship navigation becomes electronic. Located on coastlines — frequently rugged ones…

Destinations

Adventure Vacations

For the seasoned traveler America and Canada contain vast tracts of unspoiled, unforgettable territory that most people never get to…

Destinations

Marvelous New Sights in Grand Old Cities

Maybe you think that you’ve experienced all the great sightseeing destinations in the country’s major cities. But, in fact, there…

Destinations

Exotic Adventures for Grown-Ups

  Are you game for an exotic adventure in an unexpected locale -- but a little concerned that you wouldn’t…

Destinations

Fun Factory Tours: See How It’s Made

Scores of factory tours all over the US draw throngs of visitors curious to witness the processes involved in producing…

Destinations

A Travel Expert’s Cheap Ways to Really Get to Know a Place

Many travelers never truly get to know the places that they visit. They see the tourist sites, shop at the…

Destinations

Great Vacations In America’s Most Walkable Cities

Most of the cities listed here as the most pedestrian-friendly are older urban areas with vibrant downtowns, historic architecture and…

Destinations

Take a Cruise With a Boatload of Like-Minded People

Great theme vacations for dog lovers, golfers, knitters, Elvis fans... and more If your dream of heaven is to spend…

Destinations

Great Travel-and-Learn Vacations

Pack your bag and open your mind Opportunities to travel and learn are growing quickly. Apart from seeing the sights…