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  • When and Where to Celebrate Oktoberfest

    So, how did this worldwide beer bash get started? Oktoberfest started as a German wedding celebration for Bavaria's Prince Ludwig. It featured a horse race and 40,000 revelers. The festival eventually turned into a worldwide phenomenon. Here's when and whe…

  • Best Beaches for an Autumn Vacation

    Still not quite ready to embrace the cooler temperatures? Find the warm weather you crave at these pristine beachfront destinations, still temperate through the Autumn months.

  • Best Halloween Vacation Spots

    From the catacombs of Paris to the swamps of New Orleans - check out the creepiest vacation ideas from our crypt, and plan an especially spooky getaway to celebrate Halloween in style.

  • Top 10 Columbus Day Weekend Getaways

    Compared to Memorial and Labor Day, Columbus Day often seems like the unsung hero of all the three-day weekends. Yet it's Columbus Day's lack of holiday traditions that make it the perfect time to travel. Instead of feeling obligated to go to an annual Mem…

  • When and Where to View Fall Foliage (Infographic)

    Sometime around late September, autumn color begins to appear on the trees in New England and in the mountains out West. Make it a point to get out and enjoy the visual treat of the warm fall colors in the cool crisp air of the season!

  • Oktoberfest Destinations

    Whether German blood courses through your veins or not, there’s something irresistible about a music-infused, beer-enhanced party that simultaneously welcomes the coming of autumn and nods to a vibrant culture.

  • California Fall Foliage

    The East Coast may be famed for its foliage, but California fall colors are a sight to behold as well – you just have to know where to look. From the Sierras to a hidden gem of colorful leaves not far from San Diego, when you're considering where to see fa…

  • Labor Day Lake Escapes

    Labor Day is the perfect time for an easy, last-minute lake getaway that doesn’t require passport photos, airplane tickets, or something special to wear. Lake-lounging (and its dress code) is entirely up to you, whether it’s relaxing with a good book, jet-…

  • How to Do Oktoberfest Cheap

    Every fall there is one festival that encourages people to eat, drink, and be merry: Oktoberfest. While attending the festival in its hometown of Munich would definitely be fun, this could also be an expensive trip. If you're wondering how to do Oktoberfes…

  • Best Fall Vacation Ideas

    Fall is the best season to travel and great deals can be found everywhere, especially after Labor Day.