Northeast Travel Planning

New England Lighthouses Offer Tours, Activities
Revamped Kennebunkport Lodge Geared To Families
Connecticut's Beaches Great For Hiking
New England's Newest Family Waterpark Offers Indoor Play, Lodging
Readers Weigh In On Favorite Cape Cod Destinations

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US Travel Planning

West Hollywood a hot spot for music, dining

West Hollywood a hot spot for music, dining

As one local puts it, "People go to Hollywood to see the handprints. When people think of what they see on TV — reality shows, the...

Dallas' Sixth Floor Museum gives bigger picture of JFK assassination

Peering through thick glass, I see a collection of scuffed boxes up against a corner window, the sniper's nest from which Lee Harvey...

Why did a Virginia museum open a new exhibit in its restrooms?

Why did a Virginia museum open a new exhibit in its restrooms?

The Mariners' Museum in Newport News, Va., opened a new exhibit this month in an unusual place: inside its eight restrooms.

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Romantic Getaways

Travel Tools

Pure water in seconds

Pure water in seconds

This is a pocket-size, rechargeable UV water purifier for cleaning questionable water whether you're traveling in Mexico or hiking beside...

Gear: If you want a hard-sided carry-on bag, this Delsey may suit you

If you want a hard-sided carry-on bag, this Delsey may suit you

Sometimes a hard-sided carry-on bag is just the ticket. Delsey has a winner with the Helium Aero 19-inch International Carry-On Expandable...

Gearbox: Home monitor in HD

Home monitor in HD

This is a Wi-Fi HD video and audio monitor featuring a two-way microphone, a digital zoom and high-definition video resolution.

A handy lightweight

A handy lightweight

This is a jacket designed for the tropics, featuring 22 pockets for carrying gadgets, money and more along with removable magnetic sleeves...

 Get to the airport cheaper

Get to the airport cheaper

Check out these traveler app reviews for Instagram, Super Shuttle and DogVacay.

Gear: Versatile scarf adds versatility and a bit of color

Versatile scarf adds versatility and a bit of color

Versatility is treasured in travel clothing, and the luscious new 100% silk scarves from Cityzen by Azin are textile jewels.

Travel Tips

Travel Stories

Books Inspiring Global Tours, Journeys

Korky Vann: Books Inspiring Global Tours, Journeys

Book lovers who head out to visit authors' homes, museums and gravesites are part of a new chapter in travel called "literary tourism."

Paper Maps Have Kept Their Usefulness, Fans Say

Paper Maps Have Kept Their Usefulness, Fans Say

At a recent family gathering, a visiting relative mentioned he wanted to take a drive to the Berkshires, but didn't know the best route....

The Charms Of Cape Cod: Making A Bucket List

The Charms Of Cape Cod: Making A Bucket List

Breathtaking beaches and classic seafood shacks. Quaint villages and postcard-perfect lighthouses. Whale watches and dune rides. Cape Cod...