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5 super-chill stays for no-drama group getaways

When you’re finally able to unite your squad for a quick group escape, you want to have the time of your lives — which means there’s absolutely no time for drama! Choose from one of five awesome places to congregate under one harmonious roof for a weekend getaway. No fussing, no fighting, just fun times.

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7 family reunion destinations so perfect even your craziest aunt can’t say no

Most of us can admit that our clan consists of a (lovably) nutty cast of characters … So when it’s time to reunite en masse somewhere after 5, 10, even 20 years, finding the perfect locale is key. We’ve uncovered seven very different ways to start thinking about your crew’s particular rendezvous. How about checking …

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7 spring break destinations for the whole family

School’s out! No matter how old you are, those two little words can still make you feel deliriously happy. With spring break just around the corner, now is the perfect time to think about recharging and reconnecting as a family. Whether you’re looking to thaw out on a beach, hit the slopes for some spring …

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8 awe-inspiring national sites every American needs to see

Oh, our pretty lady with those spacious skies … If you’ve never trekked through the peaks, valleys, monuments, and parks that make this land our land, what are you waiting for? Get packing and finally set off for Yellowstone, Mount Rushmore, the base of the Liberty Bell, and five more US sights you have to …

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Amazing Asian destinations the family will love

Asia isn’t reserved for couples on romantic beach getaways. If you’re the kind of parent who loves world travel and exotic family trips, consider the following family-friendly destinations—ones your kids will love as much as you will! As well as rounding up some of our favorite Asia vacation spots for families, we’ve thrown in some …

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8 great healthy destinations

Trying to jumpstart a healthy regimen with your next vacation? Make it easier and more fun by taking a trip to an inspiring locale. Maybe you’ll find your center by eating fare fresh from one of San Francisco’s legendary farmers’ markets, embracing solitude in a meditation garden in San Diego, running through our nation’s capital, …

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6 awesome family spring break escapes

Here comes the sun, little darlings! Even if you’ve been taking long winter’s naps when you should’ve been masterminding the crew’s sunny getaway, you’re A-OK. There’s still time to find your family’s perfect seasonal oasis in one of these six hot spots, from blue Hawaii to balmy Florida.

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Survive winter with these 7 beachy summer daydreams

Enough already with this bonkers weather. Our suggested coping mechanism for such hazy shades of winter? Turn your thoughts to bright natural light and big-time beach frolicking. Visualize pristine sandy beaches, sparkling ocean tides and tons of unadulterated S-U-N! After all, every good summer adventure begins with a wintertime daydream.

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Euro Cupid to the rescue! 5 last-minute getaways for your Valentine

Admit it — you almost forgot. Don’t panic! You can still save V Day in a big way with a spontaneous escape to one of Europe’s most classically romantic cities. There’s something for everybody’s boo, whether it’s an exquisite dinner à deux with a sunset backdrop, a kiss stolen on a famous footbridge or a …

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Feed your inner hipster in San Francisco’s 5 most cutting-edge culinary neighborhoods

Savory ramen. Neapolitan pizza. Spicy curried samosas. Crispy Brazilian cheese bread. When you visit San Francisco, you’re in for a vacation of gastronomic proportions. Because of its harbor, its storied gold rush history, and its entrepreneurial spirit (think Silicon Valley), the City by the Bay has long been an international destination for immigrants and boasts …