What's New at Breckenridge Ski Resort, Colorado

By Eric Peterson

As Breckenridge Ski Resort turns 50, check out what's new -- and what traditions carry on -- at the popular Colorado ski resort.

Traveler's Ski Report: Keystone, Colorado

By Eric Peterson

Keystone, about a two-hour drive from Denver International Airport, is the ideal ski destination for expert skiers, snowboarders, and families. You can save at least 20% just by booking your lift tickets online.

Gear Update: New Skis, Snowboards, Goggles, and More

By Eric Peterson

Skiers and snowboarders of all skill levels will want to check out these innovative products from 11 top companies.


Fish Story: 4 Deep-Sea Destinations off the Baja Peninsula

By Eric Peterson

Squeezed as it is between the vast blue expanse of the Pacific Ocean and the Sea of Cortez, Baja California is a mecca for deep-sea fishermen in pursuit of a big catch.

Video Report: Summer in National Parks

By Pauline Frommer

Pauline Frommer visits CNN to share park tips, from how to save, where to find wildlife, and what spots are best for avoiding big crowds.

5 U.S. National Parks that Are Ready for Spring

By Eric Peterson

The spring is the perfect time for the wildlife habitats that come alive in the Rockies and the desert parks of the Southwest -- as Goldilocks likes it, not too cold and not too hot.

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.

What's New: An Online Update for Frommer's Hawaii

By Jeanette Foster

You are in the bargaining seat in 2008. Refuse to accept rack rates, check the internet rates and then get on the phone and bargain, bargain, bargain.

Day Hikes in Big Bend National Park

By Eric Peterson

Texas' Big Bend National Park offers numerous possibilities for backpacking, both on established and marked hiking trails and on relatively unmarked hiking routes following washes, canyons, or abandoned rough dirt roads dating from the late 1800s.

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.

What's New: An Online Update for Frommer's Montana & Wyoming

By Eric Peterson

Find the latest in the two states that are home to to some of the most popular ski resorts and national parks in the country.

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.

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.