Cruising in Asia can be a convenient way to explore new cultures in comfort. Sailing aboard the intimate Costa Allegra is just one way to see Phuket, Kuala Lumpur, and more.
If your ship calls on Singapore or you've got a day or two to kill before boarding, you have two choices: see Singapore the predictable way -- Chinatown, the Night Safari, Botanical Garden -- or seek out the local secrets. Allow us to show you the quirkier side.
Many of Chile's major tourist areas, including Easter Island and Patagonia, survived the 8.8-magnitude earthquake. Now could be an excellent time to visit, especially since the country needs our tourist dollars to rebuild.
From Monet to Van Gogh to Matisse and up through Picasso, artists have gravitated toward Provence's vivid sunlight and vibrant landscape for centuries. Here's how you can follow their trail.
Las Vegas has developed two cutting-edge museums that offer visitors a deeply intellectual yet fun escape from the often mindless entertainments of the city.
Sick of shopping in mega-ports? For families who want to learn something about where they're going, here are three immensely appealing cruise companies.
From Faulkner to Tennessee Williams to Truman Capote and more -- jump on the trail of great southern writers in New Orleans.
If you leave London without seeing at least one stage show, then you'll have missed one of this city's most glittering attractions. Here's how to spend less money doing it.
No matter how many times I travel to Tuscany, each visit teaches me something new. Here are five insights that may surprise even frequent visitors.
If you're planning a trip to Germany, you can binge on Bauhaus in Berlin and easily make day trips to Dessau and Weimar for an unprecedented look at the movement that revolutionized design.
Pauline Frommer talks about great destinations to celebrate the 4th of July.
Pauline Frommer talks with CNN about how to visit New York City smartly while being money-conscious.
Seasoned travelers scoff at places where tourists often tread, but such snobby adventurers just might be missing out on the fun.
New openings in Chelsea over the past decade have further cemented the Big Apple as the world's premier marketplace for contemporary art. Visit these picks, and you'll discover the best the neighborhood has to offer.
Pauline Frommer visits CNN to discuss how smart travelers can attend an Ivy League university, join a writing program, learn first aid, walk the halls of Oxford, or train as a blacksmith.
As one of the hippest, most multicultural, forward-thinking cities in the world, there's a lot of discover, both for first-timers and those who think they already know it well.
This resort village offers a weekend of seminars, scenery and camaraderie exclusively for cancer patients and their families, with lodging and some transportation provided free.
Escape hectic Tokyo for older and slower-paced Kyoto. We've got tips on what to see, what to eat, where to stay and more.
The holding company for 21 well-known tour operators, went bankrupt and shut down several of its subsidiaries disrupting travel plans for 15,000 people. Here's what you need to know.