Children pet a starfish at the Maui Ocean Center

The Best of Hawaii for Kids

By Martha Cheng, Jeanne Cooper, Shannon Wianecki

Sure, you could spend your entire family vacation at the beach. But Hawaii has so many other attractions that kids (and their parents!) love. Here's our picks for the best of 'em.
Surfer in Hawaii rides a huge wave.

The Best of Outdoor Hawaii

By Martha Cheng, Jeanne Cooper, Shannon Wianecki

Hawaii is filled with awe-inspiring outdoor activities for the whole family, from hiking to the top of volcanoes to snorkeling off the Napali Coast. Check out the top six outdoor excursions that will make your next trip to Hawaii one to remember.
Children play in the water in Puerto Rico.

12 Memorable Adventures in Puerto Rico

By John Marino

Puerto Rico is far more than sun and sand. With a dazzling culture, foodie-worthy cuisine and scintillating nature sites (both on land and in the sea) it may well be one of the most exciting destinations in the Caribbean.
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La Encantada Vineyard at Alma Rosa Winery & Vineyards. Photo courtesy Alma Rosa Winery & Vineyards

10 Best California Wineries with a View

Savor the vineyard views from these top wineries in Napa, Sonoma, Santa Barbara's wine country, and other California wine regions.
Sunset on Malaysia's Sarawak. Photo: Heidi Sarna

What It's Like to See Malaysia's Sarawak by River Cruise

A river cruise in Southeast Asia offers an intimate look at a region that's only accessible by boat. Pandaw Cruises is also waiving the single supplement for Frommers.com readers on select sailings.
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.
Petit Saint Vincent, the Grenadines. Photo: Neil Selkirk Photography

Crowd-Free Caribbean Islands: 7 Remote Getaways

Discover secluded beaches and romantic hideaways on these remote Caribbean islands in Puerto Rico, the Grenadines, the Turks & Caicos, the Bahamas, and more.
Find your own magic carpet at Bazar Ben Allal in the carpet souk, Criée Berbere.

Best of Marrakech: 13 Great Things to Do

From the medina's medieval jigsaw to Hivernage's hedonistic clubs, Marrakech has a spirit that's impossible to bottle.
Ideas for family vacations with teens

10 Top Vacation Ideas for Families with Teens

By Candyce H. Stapen

It’s important to travel with your teens. At home they remain glued to their tablets, but on a family trip you can find opportunities to bond as long as you pick the right trip for both kids and you.
Evening view of the Tower of London, seen from across the River Thames.

The Royal River: Life Along the Thames

What the River Thames lacks in length, it makes up for in history and pageantry.
Biking near Lachine Canal (Rue de la Commune) in Montreal.

How to See Montreal on Two Wheels

Montréal has made its streets inviting to cyclists, giving another reason to visit this vibrant and incredibly green city.
Rock climbing on Camelback Mountain, Phoenix.

Great Outdoor Things to Do in Phoenix, Arizona

Where to go hiking, rock climbing, mountain biking, and white-water rafting in and around Phoenix.
Sandwood Bay in the northern Highlands, Scotland.

5 Best Coastal Walks in Scotland

By Felicity Martin, Colin Hutchison & Patrick Thorn

Our roundup of five great trails lets you discover the best of Scotland's magnificent coastal landscapes.
Antoni Gaudí's intricate mosaic work is featured extensively throughout Parc Güell.

Barcelona Walking Tour: Gaudi's Parc Guell

How to discover one of the world's most unique architectural sites, one step at a time.
The road through the Opal Fields to Coober Pedy.

10 Great Adventures in South Australia's Outback

South Australia's Outback can seem overwhelming, so we've narrowed it down to these top outback travel experiences.

In New Zealand, Bungee Jumping Is Fun Even If You Don't Jump

By Zac Thompson

How to soak up the rugged scenery, human drama, thrills, and chills of bungee jumping—without actually going over the edge

When are the National Parks' Free Entry Days in 2016?

By Jason Cochran

The United States' National Park Service peppers the calendar with days during which no entry fees are charged by the government. The NPS's grants free entrance on the following days in 2016.

Reliving The Oregon Trail: Rinker Buck's Pioneering Journey

By Ashley DuBois

Arthur and Pauline Frommer chat with Rinker Buck, author of The Oregon Trail: A New American Journey, to discuss his incredible experience traveling the Oregon Trail in a covered wagon like the original pioneers.

When is the Best Time to Cruise?

By Simon Duvall

There is no one-size-fits-all answer for when to sail: It depends on your own personal priorities. Whether you’re looking to avoid the rough seas or score a bargain deal, there’s a time of year that’s best for you. If you’re looking for low prices, shoulder season — the time between peak and low season — is a great option, but it may come with trade-offs like rainy weather or fewer wildlife sightings. Check out our breakdown of the best time to cruise based on destination, weather, and price:

Gas, Food, Lodging, Payola: Why You Can't Trust Those Highway Signs

By Jason Cochran

Signs along the Interstate tell you which restaurants and hotels are nearby—but how did those signs get there?

7 Popular Tourist Traps — and Where to Go Instead

By Bob Payne

Ever wonder why tourist traps are so popular? Sometimes, it’s as simple as name recognition, created by effective marketing, and a lack of knowledge about other choices.

Traveler's Ski Report: What's New at Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico

By Eric Peterson

Find out what's new at Taos Ski Valley, which has enjoyed some of the season's best snow.

Traveler's Ski Report: Big Sky Resort, Montana

By Eric Peterson

Other than the challenging terrain at Montana's Big Sky Resort, a ski trip at this popular resort means that you're also close to Yellowstone National Park and other great winter attractions.

Eco-Friendly Ski Resorts & Ski Deals

By Eric Peterson

Find out which U.S. ski resorts in the West earned top grades for the best environmental policies and practices, including everything from recycling to shuttle bus service.