Travel and Vacations

America’s 25 Best State Parks

Johnna Kaplan
America's national parks are known worldwide for their dramatic natural beauty. But many of the state parks across the United States are just as spectacular, easier to access, more affordable and conveniently located in practically every... Continue

10 Best Vacation Ideas and Destinations

Teri Cettina
When you planned vacations in the past, your criteria may have leaned toward the practical. For instance, you might have had to ask yourself: "Where can we afford to travel right now?" Or "Who do I most need to visit (aging parents, kids,... Continue

Continue Your Lifelong Learning While You Travel

Teri Cettina
If you love to travel—but sometimes wish you had access to more in-depth information about your locations than a guidebook or perky tour guide can offer—you might want to consider what's known as a “learning vacation." These trips... Continue

Learning to Love Traveling Alone

Johnna Kaplan
Solo female travelers make up an increasing percentage of vacationers, and this hasn’t gone unnoticed by the travel industry. In 2015, the New York Times reported that solo leisure travel was up 15 percent from two years earlier and... Continue