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5 Hidden Gems on the Amalfi Coast

The famous Amalfi Coast towns of Amalfi, Positano, and Sorrento are undeniably beautiful, but they’re also touristy and extremely crowded in the summer. For a real taste of la dolce vita, skip the big tourist attractions in favor ofShow More Summary

What to Pack in Personal Items for Flights

You already know how to pack the perfect carry-on, but what about the so-called personal item? While a carry-on bag with all your clothes and shoes can fit in the overhead bin, your personal item must fit under the seat in front of you. Show More Summary

Where to Eat in NYC: Spring 2016 Edition

At last, spring has arrived in New York City, and with it an exciting lineup of new restaurants. From high-profile downtown eateries to small neighborhood spots, here are the season’s buzziest new restaurants. —Kate Donnelly

25 Ultimate Things to Do in Barcelona

With its sun-soaked beaches, Mediterranean hospitality, and unparalleled architecture, it’s easy to fall for Barcelona. The city appeals to all the senses: There are wines to be swirled and tapas to be gobbled, passageways to be explored, and paintings to be pondered. Show More Summary

Long Weekend in Austin and San Antonio

Austin and San Antonio, Texas’s fourth- and second-largest cities, respectively, are located only 80 miles apart and make a solid one-two punch introduction to the Lone Star state. Friday One of the best things about flying into Austin...Show More Summary

New England's Most Luxurious Resorts

Charming and picturesque, New England exudes a one-of-a-kind coziness that you can experience across the mountains, forests, and coastline of the six states that comprise this region. Another feature we like: top-tier resorts, some of...Show More Summary

How to Visit Key West with Kids

If you think Key West is too hedonistic for families, think again. This compact city with its laid-back, barefoot attitude is the perfect place to bring the kids where they will be allowed to be, well, kids. What to Do Hit the beach....Show More Summary

10 Best Water Parks to Visit in 2016

An exciting summer for water parks is just around the corner, as New Jersey’s famous—some might say infamous—Action Park unveils Sky Caliber, the world’s first freefall and true vertically looping waterslide. With Sky Caliber poisedShow More Summary

10 Best Amusement Parks to Visit in 2016

An incredible crop of roller coasters and thrill attractions are set to debut this summer, reaffirming the ever-growing demand to push the boundaries of theme-park physics. With Harry Potter’s move to Hollywood and the debut of the world’s first-ever wooden launch coaster, 2016 is sure to be an incredible year for thrill seekers. Show More Summary

10 Italian Wine Regions You Need to Visit

Most wine tourists visiting Italy make a beeline for Tuscany—but there’s so much more to Italian wine than just Chianti. In fact, Italy has hundreds of different wine regions, many of which fly completely under the radar and quietly produce fantastic wines you’ve never even heard of. Show More Summary

Long Weekend in Helsinki

Think of Helsinki as the edgy younger sibling of the Nordic capitals. It may not have Stockholm's beautiful old town or quite the sophistication of Copenhagen and Oslo, but it offers many other quirky appeals. The extremely manageable...Show More Summary

What to Do In Downtown L.A. After You Visit the Broad

The Broad Museum, which opened last fall in downtown Los Angeles, isn’t just newsworthy for its notable architecture, contemporary art collection, and billionaire founders, philanthropists Eli and Edythe Broad. Its location is also exciting, in that it finally completes the Bunker Hill neighborhood as a rich cultural district. Show More Summary

5 Must-Visit Dublin Spots for Art Lovers

The nation of Ireland itself could be considered a work of art, such is its natural beauty. But the Emerald Isle is also home to a wide range of manmade art, from the medieval era through the present. For art lovers, there’s no better place to take it all in than in Dublin, with its world-class museums and galleries. Show More Summary

5 Can?t-Miss Food Experiences in L.A.

From Echo Park to Koreatown, West Hollywood to Century City, Marina del Rey to Beverly Hills, greater Los Angeles is one of the most exciting food cities in the country right now. A list of all the best eating and drinking experiences...Show More Summary

16 National Parks with Amazing Scenic Drives

When the weather turns warm and the days grow longer, it's time to start planning your next road trip, some of the best of which can be found in the country's national parks. We've searched from coast to coast (and in Alaska and Hawaii) to find the very best scenic drives, the ones that are guaranteed to take your breath away.

25 Ultimate Things to Do in Madrid

With its impressive roster of world-class museums, royal palaces, and scenic parks, taking in all Madrid has to offer can be daunting, especially if you plan to dabble in the city’s other major claim to fame: sundown-to-sunup nightlife. Show More Summary

5 Gourmet Wine Experiences in Napa

Some of the best food and wine in Napa can't be found at restaurants, but at wineries. You’ll have to reserve ahead, but these splurge-worthy tours offer gastronomic experiences that go far beyond the swirl, sip, and spit routine you’ll find at most tasting rooms. Show More Summary

Long Weekend in Cincinnati

Easily accessible from most East Coast cities, Cincinnati is stepping up its game and becoming a destination for those in the know. Those that haven’t been in recent years might have a misconception of the Queen City, but just like many other second- and third-tier cities around the country, they are quickly catching up. Show More Summary

Europe's Top 15 Food & Wine Destinations

You can find incredible food anywhere in the world, but there’s no denying that Europe is home to an extremely high concentration of amazing cuisines. Truffles, Champagne, pasta, prosciutto—all these and more delicious treats can be found on the Continent. Show More Summary

Europe's Top 10 Shopping Destinations

Fodor's travelers' favorite European destinations for shopping range from big cities like Paris and Rome to countryside regions like Provence and Germany's Rhineland. Whether you're looking for famous food markets, high-fashion clothing...Show More Summary

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