Wetland Wonders: New Orleans’ Best Day Trips

By Pauline Frommer

Gators, and wild boars and snakes—oh my! Just another reason Louisiana is such a good place to vacation. Take a swamp tour with us!

Surprise! These Ships Are Infinitely Superior, and Certainly Cheaper, Than a Standard Alaska Cruise

By Arthur Frommer

The 11 passenger ferries of the Alaska Marine Highway System, each pursuing a different itinerary among up to 35 communities starting in Bellingham, Washington, are an authentic alternative to noisy and overpriced mainstream cruises.


Yoga-Infused All-Inclusive Vacations That Add Relaxation to Adventure

By Erica Bray

Spa holidays and wellness retreats aren’t the only ways to weave yoga into a vacation. A growing number of tour companies are pairing it with all-inclusive sightseeing itineraries. See the world while getting to know yourself.

New travel products worth a look

Awesome New Travel Gadgets We're Watching

See what's making travel easier, more fun, smoother, and more relaxing these days. Could one of these product change your travel life?

The Last Great Classic Beach 'Hood in Los Angeles (And Why You're Going to Love It)

By David Landsel

Headed to Los Angeles? Make time for one of its best hidden gems—one that's not going to stay hidden for much longer.

Idaho White Water Rafting Where Smartphones Cannot Reach You

By Erica Bray

It’s a rare thing in our always-connected digital world to not know what’s going on beyond our own eyesight. But it happened to me in the middle-of-nowhere Idaho.

Touring the Western Irish Coast without a car

How to Travel Ireland's West Coast Without Renting a Car

While many itineraries for the popular Wild Atlantic Way require a rental car, not everyone wants to drive on the left along winding roads. Here's how to see the best of Ireland’s West Coast in Galway, Clare, and Mayo counties without driving.
The Seine river in Paris at night

Frommer's' Best Places to Go in 2017

The 17 (and one bonus) best places to marvel at nature, learn from history, soak up culture, and make discoveries in 2017
Tucson, Arizona, is riding high

Tucson, Heart of the Southwest: A Photo Tour

With its famous dark skies, giant cacti, alternative vibe, award-winning food, and destination spas, Tucson, Arizona, is riding high.
2016 Gift Guide

The Annual Frommer's Travel Gift Guide

We combed this year’s best offerings to find travel gadgets and inventions that actually improve the way we go places—for every budget.
Church in Liechtenstein

How to See Liechtenstein in a Day

The adorable alpine principality, bordered by Switzerland and Austria, is just 62 square miles. This is the only guide to Liechtenstein you may ever need!
A closeup of a baseball with the Major League Baseball emblem.

Home Run! The Top Reasons to Attend a Baseball Game in Person This Summer (Beyond the Games Themselves)

Here are the giveaways, food, and souvenirs that will be featured at the top baseball parks in the 2015 season.
Stand-up paddling in Alaska

Stunning Images of Man Challenging Nature from 'The Art of Adventure'

The world is full of adventure, and a new book captures individual exploration and challenge in some of the most inaccessible locations on Earth. The results will wow you.
Mist wafts through a valley in Yosemite National Park, surrounded by mountains and rock formations.

Nature's Showcase: Yosemite and Sequoia National Parks

National parks are one of the greatest assets of the United States, and Yosemite and Sequoia are prime examples. As you explore these two California treasures, stop by 10 of our favorite sights.
A close up shot of Uluru

The Wonders of Australia's Outback

A visual tour through some of the flora, fauna, cultural traditions and spectacular geology that make Australia's Outback a must-visit destination.
Bird's-eye view of slope at Winter Park Resort

What's New at the Ski Resorts of Utah and Colorado? We Have the Scoop

Ski resorts in Colorado and Utah have made a number of upgrades and additions this year, from interactive apps that track progress on the slopes to major new ski lodges featuring local cuisine. Snow accumulation is still a risky business given the unreliable climate, but there will be plenty for guests to enjoy at these 8 resorts.
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Experience Grand Canyon National Park

There are many ways to experience the Grand Canyon, from adrenaline-pumping adventures to breathtaking vistas to engaging historical exhibits. Here are 8 of our favorites.
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Experience Arches National Park

Arches National Park in Southeastern Utah is home to more than 2,000 natural arches. Here are 6 ways to experience this unique landscape.
The infinity hot tub at Hotel Terra in Jackson Hole. Courtesy Terra Resort Group

Jackson Hole, Wyoming: Not Just for Skiers

From snowshoeing to wildlife viewing, Jackson Hole has some of the best winter activities for non-skiers.
Yoga at the New Age Health Spa in the Catskills, NY. Courtesy New Age Health Spa

Health Retreats: 5 Ways to Shape Up

Skip the gym. Massages or other spa treatments are included in these active vacations in Hawaii, Mexico, Vermont, New York's Catskills, or British Columbia.
Potala Palace, seat of the Dalai Lamas.

7 Legendary Lady Explorers

From Antarctica to Iran, these seven journeys shattered the glass ceiling of exploration.
Skree Skiing from the Summit of Kilimanjaro

Best Parks in Kenya and Tanzania

From high mountain peaks, to crystal-clear waters, to vast African plains: here are five parks that will take your breath away.
Dock and crystal clear waters in Cancun, Mexico

The Very Best of the Yucatan Peninsula

The best places to visit, the best hotels and restaurants, plus must-see, one-of-a-kind experiences on the Yucatan Peninsula and Tabasco and Chiapas.
A rock climber in southwestern Colorado. Courtesy Matt Inden/Weaver Multimedia Group

6 Exhilarating Colorado Adventure Getaways

From camping in yurts to ice climbing, each of these Colorado adventures delivers just the right amount of adrenaline.