Home of Anne Hathaway in Stratford-Upon-Avon, England

Best Literary Sites Near London

Five escapes that will bring you closer to Shakespeare, Austen, and three more legends.
Exterior of Ayasofya in early evening.

What to See in Istanbul: 5 Byzantine Beauties

Istanbul's Hagia Sophia usually gets all the attention. Here are a few other architectural wonders that deserve a second look.
Santa Maria delle Grazie in Milan, Italy. Courtesy Vito Arcomano © Fototeca ENIT

8 Italian Masterpieces That Barely Survived

Discover great works of Italian art and architecture that survived fires, bombs, volcanoes, and other disasters.
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Bourbon Street at night in New Orleans.

New Orleans After Katrina: The Best Things Never Change

Five years after Katrina hit, New Orleans' hotels, jazz clubs, and restaurants are hitting their stride.
A shot of the West side of the bay in San Sebastian (Donostia), Spain

Best Places in Spain: Our 15 Favorite Moments

Find out why Barcelona, San Sebastian, Grenada, and other Spanish cities keep forcing us to return.
Cantuccini, a type of almond biscotti that's said to originate from the Tuscan town of Prato.

Eat, Pray and Love Across Italy

Where to eat and drink your way around Italy, as inspired by the book and film Eat, Pray, Love.
Port de l' Arsenal Genius of Liberty on top of Colonne de Juillet in Place Bastille, Paris

Paris Walking Tour: Backstreets of the Bastille

Lace up your shoes and go back in time in one of Paris' most distinctive neighborhoods.
Marina at Vouliagmeni, a picturesque peninsula, situated on the eastern edge of Athens

10 Best Mediterranean Cruise Ports

From Athens to Villefranche-sur-Mer: The top 10 Mediterranean ports for casual cruisers and cultural explorers alike.
Mural on 24th Street, Mission District, San Francisco

Unexpected Places to Enjoy Art in the US

Art is everywhere, even in the most unexpected places. These places surely offer you some of the most surprising alternatives to museums and art galleries.
Tower of London at Night.

London Walking Tour: Wizards and Wanderings

This eventful walk begins alongside the Tower of London and twists its way through a fascinating warren of streets steeped in history.
The Basilica of Montserrat can be reached by road or train and aerial cable car; from there, take a funicular to the peak.

Spain's Best Religious Sites and Churches

From primitive chapels to gold-leafed basilicas, see the eleven best religious buildings in Spain.
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Chicago's Art Loop: Walking Tour of Picasso, Miro, and More

The Loop has been an exciting place to view public art for over a century, with colorful mosaics and towering works.
Exterior of the Louvre.

5 Not-To-Be-Missed Unknown Museums in Paris

Paris is filled with wonderful, smaller museums that are not to be missed. How could you have overlooked these?
Afternoon tea at the Milestone Hotel

London's 10 Best Afternoon Teas

Afternoon tea is one of London's greatest rituals, and the city's restaurateurs jostle with each other for tourist business. But some tea rooms are steeped in more tradition than others. Here's where to take the best tea in London.
The Gokstad ship in The Vikingskiphuset in Norway.

7 Time-Capsule Ships You Shouldn't Miss Visiting

Exploring, raiding, carrying precious cargo, fighting pitched battles at sea—throughout the ages, these oceangoing vessels have shaped human history.
Pisa's Battistero and tower are part of the piazza known as the Field of Miracles.

Best Italian Architecture: Brunelleschi and More

Italy's most stunning buildings: From the iconic dome in Florence to Rome's Pantheon, and on to Turin, Lake Maggiore, and more.
St. Peter's Basilica fronting St. Peter's Square

Best Italian Churches: 9 Amazing Cathedrals

Nine buildings that capture the best of Italy's standard-setting religious architecture.
Piazza San Marco at night, Venice.

Best Italian Sights: 7 Favorite Piazzas

A look at how piazzas in six different cities embody the best of the distinctive Italian way of life.
Vernazza and the other Cinque Terre towns can be reached on foot, by train, or by sea.

The Very Best of Italy: Where to Go

Tour the fabulous scenery of the Amalfi Coast, hike the Cinque Terre, drive through Tuscany's vineyards, and see more of Italy
Cover of Art & Place: Site-Specific Art of the Americas

10 Site-Specific Masterpieces of Art You Can Only Appreciate in Person

The editor of Phaidon's lavish book about some of the world's greatest non-museum masterpieces spotlights ten of the greatest works that are worth the trip to see.
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The 25 Best Travel Instagram Accounts

Instead of sifting through thousands of travel Instagrams, check out these talented photographers and adventurers to spark an idea for your next trip.
A street musician strums for tourists strolling Temple Bar's lively cobblestone streets.

What to See in Ireland: 7 Best Moments

Here are seven moments that are always pitch-perfect, no matter how many times you've been there.
The Winchester Cathedral.

8 Best Ancient Historic Sites Near London

It's a treat for the traveler that the some of England's most important settings are no more than an hour outside the capital.
The Eiffel Tower in the Paris sunset

How to See France in One Week

The title of this tour is a misnomer. There is no way you can see France in 1 week. But you can have a memorable vacation in Paris and see other highlights of France in a week if you budget your time carefully and are ready to explore.