A view of the central town on Mackinack Island from Fort Mackinac

Mackinac Island: Lost in Time

By Pauline Frommer

The car never came to Mackinac Island—but famed researchers, Native Americans, fur traders, invading British troops, and vacationers galore did. Discover the big impact on history and travel made by this tiny speck in Lake Huron.
A classic New England porch at Chebeague Island Inn, on Chebeague Island, a short ferry ride from Portland.

10 Romantic New England Inns

By Hillary Richard McNamara

Looking for the perfect summer getaway? Check into one of these romantic inns in Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont.
Quirky and unusual inns and B&Bs in Ireland

Ireland's Quirkiest Places to Stay

By Vic O'Sullivan

Travel beyond the standard tourist’s comfort zone to lodge in some of Ireland’s most extraordinary inns and B&Bs.
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Kefalonia Island, the picture of a Greek island.

Most Beautiful Beaches: 8 Sands-sational Destinations

Really, really get away from it all at these eight beaches in Greece, Thailand, Brazil, and five other slices of paradise.

VIDEO: The Sophisticated Pleasures of Northern Michigan

By Frommer's Staff

In the heart of the heartland, a vacation destination awaits that will surprise and delight.

Where can you find peace and quiet on vacation?

Listen to the Last Frontiers of Natural Quiet in North America

By Erica Bray

Where are the quietest spots to vacation? Human noise pollution has made it harder to find the undisturbed rhythm of nature. An expert shares where you can still find peace and natural sounds undisturbed by man.
A destination wedding requires travel planning of the highest order.

Destination Weddings Made Easy (Or At Least Easier)

By Jessica Monsell

A destination wedding requires travel planning of the highest order. We’ve pulled together some dos and don'ts for saying "I do" out of town.
A couple walking down the beach with a pink sunset behind them.

10 Escapes for a Florida Honeymoon

By Christiana Mecca

For many American honeymooners, Florida is the ideal escape—it's not far from home, it's affordable, and at these choice properties, it can be impossibly romantic.
Alaska is a work of nature in itself with its majestic landscapes and scenery, but it is also a romantic location for a getaway.

Seven Alaska Honeymoon Hotels with a View

By Ina Yang

Alaska is a vast land with beautiful landscape—what better place to find romance?
Partying at the Paris Theater on Washington Avenue in Miami Beach.

5 Great Party Destinations

Whether you're planning a girlfriend getaway or a bachelor party, save your energy for nightlife in Vegas, New Orleans, Miami, New York, or Montego Bay.
The Paris Opera, designed by Charles Garnier as a "monument to art, to luxury, to pleasure."

Affordable Opera Options in Paris

You can find affordable ways to listen to arias by visiting one of these Paris bars and restaurants.
Tides Riviera Maya in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Photo courtesy Viceroy Hotel Group

10 Over-the-Top Valentine's Day Packages

By Carrie Havranek

We've rounded up some of the most outlandish, elaborate over-the-top and in some cases, ridiculous Valentine's Day deals.
Spa waiting area at the The Leela Palace Kempinski Udaipur, India.

Hotel Rooms with a View: 15 Top Picks

Upgrade to one of these 15 hotels, inns, and vacation rentals, where you'll enjoy incomparable views of oceans, lakes, mountains, forests, or skylines.
View from the fort at Cidade Velha, Cape Verde.

Island Hopping the Cape Verde Islands

What to see and where to stop in the distinctive West African archipelago.
<strong>By Hillary Richard McNamara</strong><br><br>When it comes to romance and adventure, <a href="http://www.frommers.com/destinations/hawaii/" target="_blank">Hawaii</a> has it all: secluded beaches, colorful sunsets, tropical rainforests, volcanic craters, coral reefs, canyons, and even an active volcano. With stable temperatures year-round and an abundance of outdoor activities, <a href="http://www.frommers.com/destinations/hawaii/0781020156.html" target="_blank">renting a vehicle</a> might not be the first thing that comes to mind while imagining a romantic Hawaii vacation -- but one of the best (and most convenient) ways to explore the main Hawaiian Islands is by car. Each island offers visitors its own unique natural wonders, many of which can be visited in the same day with the right itinerary.<br><br>These romantic, scenic drives showcase some of the best sights Hawaii has to offer. Regardless of whether you're a convertible type of couple or a four-wheel drive pair, remember to take as much time as you need to soak in the surroundings. The "spirit of aloha" is in the journey, after all.

Driving Hawaii: 5 Romantic Roads

These five romantic, scenic drives showcase some of the best sights Hawaii has to offer.
A glass-enclosed rooftop bar and the East Terrace at Salon de Ning provide year-round views from the 23rd floor of The Peninsula New York.

New York City's Best Year-Round Rooftop Bars and Terraces

By Frommer's Staff

A little winter chill can't stop the party at these New York City rooftop bars and terraces.
View of Florence from the Piazzale Michelangelo.

World's Most Romantic Cities

Fall in love all over again in Paris, Prague, Florence, and seven other romantic cities around the world.
Giant tube sponge and a diver in the waters of Roatan, Honduras.

Central American Islands: 11 Amazing Escapes

Eleven sparsely populated beaches, one-of-a-kind reefs, and secluded sights perfect for adventuresome visitors and low-impact leisure travelers alike.
The Great West Door and Towers of Westminster Abbey, as seen in fisheye view from Tothill Street, London.

Best Royal Weddings of All Time: 10 Regal Sites

William and Kate can learn a thing or two from these legendary affairs in England, France, Egypt, Korea and other regal destinations.
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World's Best Holiday Lights: 10 Decorated Cities

Celebrate winter in these 10 cities with some of the world's best holiday lights and decorations.
Room at the Jupiter Hotel in Portland, OR

9 Vintage-Inspired Hotels

Check in to a bit of the past at one of these nine vintage-inspired hotels in the U.S., Jamaica, and the Czech Republic.
The Spa at Buccament Bay Resort, St. Vincent. Photo courtesy Buccament Bay Resort

5 Best New Spas in the Caribbean

Several spas have opened in the Caribbean within the last two years. Here are 6 spots to try a little pampering alongside your sun-bathing.
La Piazzetta shows its best side after the day-trippers have left Capri town.

The 6 Most Scenic Spots in Italy

From the north to the south, here are six places where the visual splendor of Italy can't be matched.