Nearly geeky in its optimism — and all the better for it — this friendly Tennessee city is a breath of fresh air.
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Booking the best hotel goes beyond just booking the cheapest, or the most centrally located. Here’s how to make sure you find the best fit.
The author Alastair Bonnett explains why people are drawn to places that offer solitude and surprise.
A novice fossil hunter immerses himself in the local pastime in the town of Lyme Regis in southwest England, an area that sits on a 95-mile stretch of shoreline known as the Jurassic Coast, a Unesco World Heritage site.
Who has gained and who has lost is a divisive issue for residents, and Europe, as it comes to terms with what its lost decade has wrought.
Following in the footsteps of John Muir — and millions of modern cruise ship passengers — one marine ferry at a time.
A hardy few have visited every park, monument, preserve, battlefield and historic site overseen by the U.S. National Park Service. It can take decades.
Shopping isn’t the first thought that springs to mind about Verona, a picturesque city in Italy’s Veneto region. (Think of Romeo and Juliet.) But shops in the town’s historic center are worthy of attention.
Wherever you are, there’s likely a Bernstein at 100 concert, festival or performance near you. Here are some notable ones, and how to find one close to home.
The reason I’d come to the Rogue River area is because it’s thriving — even in the off-season.
Give dad an experience this Father’s Day with one of these four budget-friendly vacation packages, designed to please the fathers on our gift lists.
Even if you can’t afford a palazzo on the Grand Canal, you might be able to bid for a plot in the cemetery of San Michele.
As part of a showcase for artists at La Guardia in New York, writers will create fictional tales for fliers — and finish them before they land.
Now that grizzly bears have been dropped from the endangered species list, the first big hunt in 43 years is set for September, allowing 22 grizzlies to be shot.
The trending hashtag has helped forge bonds among Irish citizens traveling to vote on Friday in an effort to repeal Ireland’s Eighth Amendment.
And all I got was a devastating reminder of my own insignificance.
The restaurant, from Neil Perry and the Rockpool Dining Group, offers margaritas and tacos that mostly miss the mark.
In the hills outside of Madrid, Comando G prospects for old vines of garnacha at high altitudes, and makes wonderfully fresh, distinctive wines.
Any trip to Chattanooga, Tenn. will involve three things: great food, friendly people and the great outdoors. Before you go, get ready for the outdoor experience with these essentials.
Officers in Germany recently caught 21 families trying to travel a few days before official vacations, when tickets often cost less. The fine is up to $1,200.
Saint-Louis, on Senegal’s Atlantic coast, has Unesco-protected architecture and a bustling fishing community. But coastal erosion threatens, and is accelerating.
While some parts of Spain’s real estate market remain depressed, demand and prices are rising in major cities and tourist destinations like Seville.
If you don’t want your phone’s calendar to change time zones when you travel, you can lock down your appointments.
A poem remembering a last road trip taken together before a long separation.
Kim Severson, a veteran of hand-to-mouth eating on Interstates, counts down her go-to gas-station treats.
In Denmark’s capital, bicycles are the most common accessory.
Once unwanted relics, the booths are being retooled in imaginative ways, including as cellphone repair shops, tiny cafes and defibrillator sites.
While the sushi scene in New York caters to robber barons, this Midtown restaurant serves insolently fresh fish at reasonable prices.
The Montage Palmetto Bluff offers memorable kayaking in lagoons, soothing design in its rooms and romance throughout.
The acclaimed chef Floyd Cardoz is one of the team members behind O Pedro.
In a city long known for its crime problem, increased local efforts have transformed blighted areas into buzzy social hot spots, attracting tourists along the way.
Culinary travel is on the rise, but it’s not just food on the menu: Tours are offering deeper investigations into the cultural and geographic factors that surround what’s on your plate.