A few months ago during a weekend getaway to Nafplio- Greece, I decided to climb the 999 steps leading to the ancient castle of Palamidi. It was drizzling and I couldn't convince anyone in the group to join in the hike. I was dropped off at the bottom, cellphone-less but with my iPod. Show More Summary
While the city has mandatory tourist stops (the famed Bellingrath Gardens, the battleship USS Alabama, and the new-and-spectacular GulfQuest museum), to understand the city, you must visit its neighborhoods.
We recently paid the city a visit, with zero plans and dwindling daylight hours, and discovered a few spots that prove Madison is magic any time of the year. [ more › ]
Photos by Tess Barker Arriving in Avalon, the only city on Catalina Island, feels like that recurring childhood dream where you suddenly find a room in your house that you hadn't realized existed. You have that sensation, that disbelief...
Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesThe trend toward digital payments and away from cash is increasing the need for easy exchanges between friends. When Victoria Scipione has to pay back friends after a weekend getaway, she pulls out her phone and uses the Venmo app. Show More Summary
So, let me tell you a funny story. A few months back, I showed a friend of mine It Follows. She had heard some things about it but didn’t really know anything concrete. She just heard that it was really scary and that she’d have trouble sleeping if she watched it. So, of course, I […]
The weekend getaway home of the late movie critic Roger Ebert is on the market in Harbert, Mich., for $4 million. Set on 1.2 lakefront acres, the English Tudor-style home known as Ravenswood is about 80 miles from Chicago. The 1934 home has a den/study, a recreation room, four bedrooms, four bathrooms...
Fitted with a tent and a solar panel, the Hyundai Tucson Adventuremobile is designed for weekend getaways.
Maputo is well known among travelers in South Africa for a weekend getaway, but it’s slowly getting more popular on the international scene as well. If you haven’t been, here are 10 reasons why the city will pull you in.
Online retailer pulls the plug on a weekend getaways site that faced heavy competition from established players like Airbnb and TripAdvisor.
Lamar Odom locked himself away in quiet, relaxing surroundings when he started his weekend getaway at a Nevada brothel. We got these shots inside the VIP suite at the Love Ranch South outside Pahrump, Nevada... where, as we reported, LO had been…
What do you get when you combine a luxury leather retailer with a chain of artsy modern hotels? A carry-on collection making us itch for a fall weekend getaway.
All photos by Ulf Celander via Dezeen By Sweden's glorious Lake Vättern, the familiar red barn and always striking greenhouse building forms have merged to create Uppgrenna Nature House, the ultimate (fantasy?) weekend getaway As Dezeen explains, Swedish firm Tailor...
This 113-year-old weekend getaway sprawls across the U.S.-Canadian border. Or does it?
Carmel or Coney Island? I like long, relaxing walks on the beach at sunrise and sunset, along with browsing in bookstores. Others prefer volleyball, sand castles and boardwalks. My wife and I recently visited the Oregon coast and in Cannon Beach and Seaside, separated by only eight miles, we found...
Two months ago I visited the city of Paris for the first time. My boyfriend, who's actually from Great Britain, and I had planned the trip as a sort of weekend getaway for our one year anniversary. We only had about four days and three...Show More Summary
The Drifter, by Seattle, Washington-based Drift House Campers, may appeal to those seeking a small and inexpensive trailer for weekend getaways. It boasts a bed, kitchen area, some storage space, and optional off-grid extras. PricesShow More Summary
Travelers hunting for a wine country escape - without the hordes of bachelorette parties - are flocking to Carmel Valley, a subdued community just 11 miles inland from Carmel where they can be wowed by sophisticated wines, innovative cuisine and a hidden Central Coast spa. The tab: $260 for two...
Tonight’s episode Little Women: LA is sure going to shock fans! In RadarOnline.com’s exclusive preview clip, the ladies sit down for a quiet, low-drama BBQ dinner during a weekend getaway… READ ON
Grab a sweater, sip some apple cider and get the heck out of your house. It's leaf peeping season, people! There are officially 13 weekends of fall, so it's time to book a weekend getaway to an autumnal paradise. Based on tons of user reviews, travel site Trip Advisor put together a list of the top 10 U.S. Show More Summary