After wooing Indian riders with chopper rides on Christmas, Uber India is giving lovebirds a chance take a free, last-minute Valentine's Day weekend getaway with a first-of-its-kind on-demand service on Friday, Feb. 12 See also: Snuggling...Show More Summary
Some consider the neatly laid-out town of San Miguel de Allende a Mexican Disneyland. Full of stucco colonial buildings whose paint jobs I would describe as watermelon gelato, electric cantaloupe and tres leches, San Miguel is an Instagrammer's playground. With a festive vibe and burgeoning food...
Traveler readers bestowed top marks on these 20 resorts—all voted ideal getaways for two in this year's Readers' Choice Awards.
(Illustration by Juliette Borda) Sure, we love flowers and heart-shaped boxes as much as you do, but they can’t compare with these hot travel deals for your hot-and-heavy weekend getaway. Baby, it’s cold outside, and we’re fantasizing about going on “love leave” this February to the coziest, quietest corners of the world. Show More Summary
One of the things I love about LA is how it's within driving distance of so many places. It's the perfect "base" from which to take weekend getaways. I've been to San Diego many times. I've also taken road trips to Palm Springs and Orange County, both of which I love. I had heard about Santa Barbara, but had never visited. Show More Summary
The Cable Hut–once a war tool, now a romantic getaway. (Photo: ceridwen/geograph CC BY-SA 2.0) Prefer your weekend getaway with a side of intrigue? You might want to check out the Cable Hut in Pembrokeshire, Wales. The hut, which was...Show More Summary
If you live on the East Coast, you are probably preparing for this weekend's upcoming potentially massive blizzard Typically that means getting extra toilet paper, canceling those weekend getaway plans and making sure your Netflix account...Show More Summary
Anyone who has ever been stuck in gridlock has probably daydreamed about pushing a button on the dashboard that turns their car into a plane. Imagine how much more relaxing a weekend getaway would be if you could take to the open sky...Show More Summary
I’m all about periodic quality weekend escapes (and I think everyone should be!), but there is a distinct art to them — getting out of town is only half the battle. Leaving your home base brings no guarantee you’ll feel any calmer or more refreshed than you do when you’re caught up in the rat…
Graham Tallman captured this image in Newport Beach while on a weekend getaway from Los Angeles with his girlfriend. He shot several frames of the sunset but liked this photo the best because of the silhouette of a boy walking a dog. "It added a sort of innocent endless-summer vibe," he said. Tallman...
You’ve just booked a weekend getaway to Rome with your significant other in a desperate attempt to salvage the shattered remains of your relationship. Congratulations! With its breathtaking monuments and mouthwatering cuisine, Rome is the perfect place to dwell in the delusion of happiness for a few final hours. Show More Summary
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.