trip ideas: long weekends
From peerless parks to hands-on-museums and refreshingly affordable food, these major European cities all say "welcome!" to families with children.
Let freedom ring! Did you know that amid the trappings of office, pomp and ceremony, and glitz and glamor of Washington, D.C., you’ll find more high-quality freebies than anywhere else on earth? Who’s ready to binge on cherry blossoms, food, art, dinosaurs, astronauts—and a 45-carat diamond? Here’s how!
Istanbul—the only city in the world that straddles two continents—just took the No. 1 spot in TripAdvisor's Traveler's Choice awards. If you’re thinking of going, we’ve got some stylish steals for you.
These friendly, reliable, and supremely delicious restaurants will welcome you as if you were one of the locals who have been in the know for years. Here, the first in our Eat Your Way Across Italy series.
Tuscany, Castle Hotel, Car, 7 Nights, From $475 (Budget Travel)
Spend some time exploring the Italian countryside at your own pace with this travel deal that includes a seven-day car rental and lodging in a historic 12th century castle.
Your favorite islands are now a nonstop flight away. The warm blue water is reason enough to go, but let us fill you in on a few more excuses to pack your bags.