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15 Incredible Biking Tours Around the World

Escape the crowds of tourists and make your own tracks on a bike tour, the best way to uncover a region at your own pace. We’ve rounded up fifteen breathtaking bike tours around the world that will take you past ancient glaciers, active volcanoes, bustling villages, lava-sand beaches, and more. Show More Summary

America?s Most Stunning Waterfalls

Mighty and majestic, waterfalls are one of nature's most incredible and dramatic features. Though they can easily be found in many locations across the country, the most awe-inspiring waterfalls have become destinations in their own right. Show More Summary

10 Best Taco Spots in the U.S.

With expertly homemade tortillas, succulent meats, and intensely flavorful salsas, the perfect taco packs a lot of flavor into every single bite. As the latest street food to receive a highbrow makeover, tacos lend themselves well to innovative chefs looking to put a personal spin on a classic. Show More Summary

Beginner's Guide to Hawaii: Maui, Lanai, and Molokai

First-time visitors to Hawaii can be overwhelmed when planning their trips. After all, the state has six tourist islands—which is the right one to experience? It’s easy to fall into the trap of thinking Waikiki Beach and Honolulu should be the first stops, especially because most of the direct flight options land on Oahu. Show More Summary

10 Recently Renovated Destination Spas in the U.S.

From the treatment rooms to the décor, even the finest resorts can show wear and tear through the years, and there’s nothing more dispiriting than checking into a luxury retreat to find it feels old and uninspired. Millions are spent each year in a never-ending race to update the country’s premium vacation spots with the most contemporary finishes. Show More Summary

Fodor's Week in Travel: Travel Tips

Looking for more than just recommendations for beautiful places to visit? We've got insider advice and useful pointers to help you get the most out of your vacation. Check out our weekly roundup for our suggestions from what not to do...Show More Summary

10 Best U.S. Summer Food Festivals for 2015

Summer is festival season, and there’s one in every corner of the U.S. to suit every taste. From pig roasts to cheese fests, food trucks to cherries, we’re here to help you find a summer food festival worth traveling for. by Katherine Martinelli

World's 15 Most Scenic Train Rides

In a relaxation showdown amongst trains, planes, and automobiles, trains win as the most laidback style of travel, allowing you to sit back, relax, and enjoy the view. Luckily, some of the world’s most beautiful destinations are also...Show More Summary

Eurostar Introduces New Routes to the South of France

May 1 marked the maiden voyage of Eurostar's new direct trains to Lyon, Avignon, and Marseille from London and Ashford, England. Eurostar's high-speed service to Paris, inaugurated in 1994, streamlined trips between the two capitals,...Show More Summary

Philadelphia's Summer of Pop-Ups

This summer, Philadelphia will transform itself into an urban "resort" with a series of pop-up parks and seasonal beer gardens. With the recent launch of the city's bike-share program, Indego, you can easily hop from one venue to another. Show More Summary

10 Things Not to Do in Atlanta

Whether you’re heading to Atlanta for work or pleasure, we’ve got you covered with ten things not to do in the capital of the New South. This list will help you avoid some all-too-common mistakes and reveal when not to visit, where not to stay, and little-known or new places you shouldn’t miss out on. Show More Summary

10 Can't-Miss Pop-up Restaurants in 2015

The pop-up trend has arrived at the plate, introducing diners to one-off culinary experiences that feature celebrity chefs, off-the-grid locations, and innovative menus. We’ve rounded up ten upcoming pop-ups across North America that will entice your taste buds this season, ranging from long-table dinners on an organic farm to musical pairing events. By Anja Mutic

How to Tip in France

There is nothing more vexing than trying to figure out who to tip, how much, and when—especially when you're in a foreign country. You’ll come face to face with employees at airports, train stations, hotels, restaurants, and cafés. Do...Show More Summary

12 Things Not to Do in Los Angeles

It’s no secret that Los Angeles is one of most sprawling cities in the world, making it impossible to see all, or even most, of it in one trip. It’s downright overwhelming when you think about how to pack Hollywood, Beverly Hills, the beach cities, and everything in between into one trip. Show More Summary

What to Do in Milan During Expo 2015

The World's Fair has given birth to some of the most visually memorable landmarks: Paris’ Eiffel Tower, Seattle’s Space Needle, St. Louis’ Gateway Arch. Now Milan, the site of this year's Expo, has replenished its historic Darsena port. Originally...Show More Summary

Fodor's Week in Travel: Close to Home

Your next big trip doesn't have to be a journey across the sea that begins and ends with a nine-hour flight. Get inspired by our weekly roundup and plan a getaway around an amusement park or your favorite TV show. The Ultimate GuideShow More Summary

16 Indie Bookstores We Love

In a literary era dominated by Kindles, you might be surprised to learn that there's no shortage of outstanding independent bookstores around the country, beautiful places where you can connect with your favorite authors and receive knowledgeable, one-on-one recommendations based on your interests. Show More Summary

A 'Mad Men' Guide to New York City

While the characters of Mad Men have gone bicoastal in recent years, the show's heart and soul has always been in New York City. In honor of the final season—the series will end on May 17—we’ve taken a tour through Manhattan of some noteworthy sites that have appeared on the show. Show More Summary

How to Get Tickets for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro

In the summer of 2016, 205 countries will be represented by 10,500 athletes in the first Olympic Games to be held in South America. For 17 days, 42 sports (including rugby and golf, returning to the Games after 92 and 112 years, respectively) will showcase their top athletes in 306 medal events. Show More Summary

Where to Eat in Chiang Mai, Thailand

While Bangkok has established a slick, glamorous dining scene, the comparatively laid-back, earthy Chiang Mai remains rustic, traditional, and, of course, very spicy. This mecca of night market fare and hole-in-the-wall discoveries—“restaurant”...Show More Summary

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