Pauline Frommer's Top Budget Destinations for Summer 2008

By Pauline Frommer

Despite the record high prices, there are still plenty of places, both in the U.S. and abroad, where travelers can enjoy beautiful beaches, outdoor adventures, wine tastings and spas, and unique cultural experiences--without breaking the bank.

Prepping for a Hike Along the Appalachian Trail

By Jason Sheftell

Stretching from Maine to Georgia through 14 states and over 2,100 miles, the Appalachian Trail is as historic a trek as any other national park walk east coast or west.

Watch the Feathers Fly on Birding Vacations

By Charis Atlas Heelan

The specific promotions described in this article have now passed, but it remains online so that the resources named will be of future use to travelers.

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Float On: Good News on Affordable Summery Houseboat Rentals

By Maureen Clarke

The promotions described in this article have now passed, but it remains online so that the resources named will be of future use to travelers.

Tourism Eruptions: Vacationing with a Volcano

By Charis Atlas Heelan

What's New: An Online Update for Frommer's Nova Scotia, New Brunswick & Prince Edward Island

By Paul Karr

Things change verrry slowly in Eastern Canada, and sometimes they don't change much at all. Nevertheless, there are a few recent developments to note.

Two New Trains Open Up New York Airports, WTC Site

By Sascha Segan

The reopening of the World Trade Center station combined with the new Airtrain to JFK airport as eased commuters' burdens -- and created off-center opportunities for tourists.

Hassle-Free Holidays: Frommer's Tip List for Traveling Without a Worry

By The Frommer's Staff

Procrastinators will find sky-high air and rail fares for the turkey week right now, and Christmas and New Year's down the pike. There are a ways to reduce stress while saving time and money on these mandatory trips. Here are our tips for your holiday surviving travel.

Silver Wings Means Spectacular Savings for Seniors

By Sascha Segan

Depending on your destination, United Airline's Silver Wings Plus program can save 'seniors' serious bucks.

Tourism with a Mission: Bike Your Way to China For World Peace

By Robert Haru Fisher

Winter in Yellowstone: A Caldera of Your Own

By Lisa Torrance Duffy

A wintertime visit to one of the crown jewels of our national parks systems will leave you with the place practically to yourself.