Andalucia

Almeria

Founded by the caliph of Cordoba, this Andalucian city on Spain’s southeast coast is a reminder of the region’s Muslim hi

Argentina

Buenos Aires

The birthplace of the tango is, like the dance itself, captivating, seductive and bustling with excited energy. Atmospheric

Argentina

Córdoba

As one of Argentina’s largest cities, Cordoba’s rich history is showcased in its regal colonial buildings and UNESCO-list

Argentina

Mar del Plata

Argentina's top beach resort town, Mar del Plata boasts 10 miles of sandy beaches, from family-oriented La Perla in the north

Argentina

Mendoza

Known best for its wine, Mendoza is a bustling city to the east of Mount Aconcagua, the highest peak in the Western Hemispher

Argentina

Rosario

This urban waterworld is a fast-growing city tucked into a bend of the Parana River about 186 miles northwest of Buenos Aires

Argentina

Salta

Vibrant Salta is a mashup of old world architecture and modern fun—a truly sophisticated bohemia! Marvel at the intricate f

Arizona

Mesa

Mesa is a thriving metropolis in the southwest, with lifestyle and leisure pursuits in high demand by visitors. Surrounded by

Australia

Adelaide

The capital city of South Australia is simply enchanting, a treasure trove of shopping, fine arts, gastronomy and outdoor act

Australia

Brisbane

Australia’s third-largest city, Brisbane is the hub of Queensland culture, offering a peek at the past and a glimpse into t

Australia

Cairns

Cairns is the perfect city for merry revelers, passionate divers and adrenaline junkies, offering booming nightlife and heart

Australia

Canberra

You can fit a lot into a visit to Australia’s capital city. Surrounded by nature parks, Canberra is best known for a vast c

Australia

Gold Coast

Sun-drenched and built for fun, Australia's Gold Coast hugs Queensland's southeast coastline with beaches, shimmering high ri

Australia

Melbourne

Lovely, laid-back Melbourne has something for everyone: family fare, local and international art, haute boutiques, multicultu

Australia

Newcastle

Bordering Australia’s New South Wales' coast, just north of Sydney, sunny-natured Newcastle is anchored in indigenous and c

Australia

Sydney

Sydney offers plenty of historical and contemporary Australian flavor. The marvelous Sydney Opera House looks like a great or

Austria

Vienna

In Vienna, the coffee house isn’t just a hangout: it’s an institution. Lingering over a newspaper with a pastry and a str

Belgium

Brussels

Unassuming Brussels is the capital of Belgium, Flanders and Europe. Medieval Grand-Place, is indeed grand, with many 17th-cen

Brazil

Belo Horizonte

The name says it all: Belo Horizonte, or “beautiful horizon,” has stunning views of surrounding mountains. Built as a pla

Brazil

Brasília

Renowned for its modernist lines and futuristic design, Brasilia is a study in urban planning and the only city built in the

Brazil

Campinas

Set in a historic coffee region, Campinas combines the youthful energy of its universities with longstanding cultural traditi

Brazil

Curitiba

The French-inspired Botanical Garden of Curitiba is one of the Brazilian city’s most popular attractions, its colorful flow

Brazil

Fortaleza

Beaches are the top draw in this sunny, rapidly developing city, particularly bohemian, party-hearty Iracema, family-friendly

Brazil

Goiânia

Art deco landmarks fill Goiania’s planned city center, where families lounge in abundant parks and walk tree-lined avenues.

Brazil

Manaus

When you can trek through the rainforests in the morning and take in a tear-jerking opera at night, you know you're in a spec

Brazil

Natal

Gateway to the stunning beaches of Rio Grande do Norte, the city of Natal is perched on Brazil's Atlantic coast, at the mouth

Brazil

Porto Alegre

Porto Alegre is a cultural heavyweight—from museums to an edgy music scene, the city overflows with creativity. The best sh

Brazil

Recife

From the picturesque canals and brightly painted colonial buildings of its old town to its skyscraper- and palm-fringed beach

Brazil

Rio de Janeiro

With its plentiful beaches, dramatic mountains, and backdrop of samba and bossa nova rhythms, it's easy to fall in love with

Brazil

Salvador

Brazil's former capital is renowned for its African-influenced cuisine, music and architecture. Known as "the Capital of Joy,

Brazil

São Paulo

The largest city in South America, Sao Paulo’s cuisine and art is as multinational as its diverse population of 10 million.

Brittany

Brest

Brest’s natural harbour, guarded by an imposing medieval tower and castle, hints at its past as one Brittany’s most impor

Canada

Calgary

The sophisticated city that grew out of the Canadian West, Calgary balances the modern and the traditional with pioneer charm

Canada

Edmonton

As North America’s northernmost large metropolis, Edmonton is a fascinating study in contrasts — a vibrant urban center i

Canada

Halifax

Travelers say Halifax is best seen on foot, so park the car and start walking. Immerse yourself in Halifax's rich history at

Canada

Hamilton

The next time you're driving to Toronto or Niagara Falls, stop in Hamilton, where tourist traffic isn't quite so rampant. The

Canada

Laval

Picturesque Laval has an ice trail in winter, with heated shelters, the interactive Armand-Frappier Museum for kids, and year

Canada

Mississauga

Toronto's neighbor Mississauga has more than 480 parks and woodlands for you to explore. Stroll the Waterfront Trail, rent a

Canada

Montreal

Montreal, c’est si bon! This French-speaking city is considered the cultural capital of Canada, and is a cosmopolitan celeb

Canada

Okanagan Valley

The Okanagan Valley, in the interior of British Columbia, is a popular Canadian vacation destination known for skiing in the

Canada

Ottawa

Canada's capital is a compact, clean, cleverly planned center of culture and politics and a destination for every season. Sta

Canada

Quebec City

Quebec City may be the only fortified city north of Mexico, but it welcomes visitors with open arms. Explore the Citadel, wh

Canada

Regina

Although situated on a flat plain with few indigenous trees, Regina boasts some of western Canada's most innovative urban lan

Canada

Saskatoon

Named for the sweet berry that grows wild in the region, Saskatoon boasts various cultural festivals, concerts and sporting e

Canada

Toronto

We've heard Toronto described as "New York City run by the Swiss," and it's true—you can find world-class theater, shopping

Canada

Windsor

Many tourists know Windsor for its casino. But if you dig a little deeper, you’ll find fascinating history here. Once an im

Canada

Winnipeg

Any city that can be the butt of a Simpson's joke ("That's it! We're all going back to Winnipeg!") and simultaneously one of

Castile and Leon

Salamanca

Known as Spain’s "golden city," Salamanca is rich in architectural, religious and gastronomic culture. Marvel at the La Cas

China

Beijing

Welcome to a capital city whose story goes back at least 3000 years. In Beijing, you'll find a wealth of history, both ancien

China

Chengdu

Perched in a high mountain valley, Huanglong or Yellow Dragon National Park offers invigorating adventure options. The ambiti

China

Guangzhou

China’s third-largest city is the capital of Guangdong Province and a thriving commercial center. Its location on the Pearl

China

Guilin

Fascinating limestone hills and towers lure tourists from China and around the world to this city of 630,000. Popular sights

China

Hangzhou

Hangzhou is the capital of Zhejiang Province and one of the seven ancient capitals of China. It was described by Italian trav

China

Lijiang

Lijiang is a beautifully preserved ancient Chinese town, infused with cultural flavor. Strolling along the 800-year-old bridg

China

Lucca

Lucca's array of wonderfully intact historical sites makes it a must-see stop on any Tuscan itinerary. The medieval city wall

China

Shanghai

The largest city in China is also its most cosmopolitan, offering visitors a chance to experience the past, present, and futu

China

Shenzhen

Located in the south of China, the cityscape--Shenzhen-- is home to some of the most modern buildings worldwide. Although thi

China

Suzhou

Suzhou is a major city on the lower Yangtze known for its canals, bridges, pagodas, and beautiful gardens.  These gardens we

China

Xi'an

Today the walls of the Ming dynasty and the Tang palace walls hint at the Xi’an’s glorious past. Stare in awe at the Terr

China

Xiamen

The livable, lovable city of Xiamen teems with university students buzzing amid Buddhist temples, art galleries and beautiful

Colorado

Colorado Springs

A crossroads for historians, sportsmen, architects, artists and gourmands, Colorado Springs offers a delightful mix of Wester

Cuba

Havana

A city trapped in time, Havana captures the imagination like no other. Faded glamour meets careful colonial-era reconstructio

Czechia

České Budějovice

Known by the German name "Budweis" in the 19th century, the south Bohemian city of Ceske Budejovice has been a center of brew

Czechia

Prague

The bohemian allure and fairytale features of Prague make it a perfect destination for beach-weary vacationers who want to im

East Sussex

Brighton

Londoners have been traveing to Brighton for beach getaways ever since the railway arrived here in 1841. The pebbled beach, B

Egypt

Aswan

Aswan is more idyllic than other cities in Egypt—located in southern Egypt, it’s a great place to explore that country’

Egypt

Cairo

Cairo’s an ancient city that also happens to be a modern metropolis—it’s one of the biggest cities in the Middle East a

Egypt

Giza

Spot a tourist in New York, and chances are you can’t be sure exactly why they’re in town. Broadway? Shopping? A quest to

Egypt

Hurghada

Stunning coral reefs and turquoise waters perfect for windsurfing have made Hurghada, on Egypt's Red Sea Coast, a busy resort

Egypt

Luxor

The Luxor in Las Vegas is to the actual CITY of Luxor, Egypt, as marshmallow fluff is to fois gras. (We’re sure you knew th

Emilia-Romagna

Bologna

While crowds of tourists fill Venice, Florence and Rome, Bologna remains relatively quiet in comparison. This medieval univer

Emilia-Romagna

Parma

Best known for its incredibly edible contributions to world gastronomy (especially parmigiano cheese and Parma ham), Parma ha

Emilia-Romagna

Rimini

The biggest beach resort on the Adriatic Sea, Rimini is a favored Italian seaside holiday destination for Italians themselves

England

Manchester

Famed for its soccer team and music scene, which has produced the likes of the Smiths and Oasis, this center for sports and t

England

Plymouth

With its seafront lido, busy international port, and waterfront Barbican district, Plymouth’s maritime heritage takes cente

England

Portsmouth

Boasting a historical dockyard housing Henry VIII’s Mary Rose and Lord Nelson’s HMS Victory, Portsmouth has maritime heri

England

Southend-on-Sea

A seafront amusement park, sand and shingle beaches, and fish 'n' chips shops leading down to the country's longest pier; Ess

Finland

Helsinki

Sitting on the edge of the Baltic, the modern, cosmopolitan city of Helsinki is the World Design Capital for 2012. The beauty

Florida

Hollywood

Relax beachside or stroll the boardwalk in the beautiful oceanside community of Hollywood. Ride a charming trolley from the b

France

Aix-en-Provence

Aix, a graceful, lively city, is known for its thermal hot springs, art schools and universities. Wander the Cours, old town

France

Amiens

Dominated by its colossal 13th-century cathedral and situated nearby the Battle of the Somme memorials, Amiens pairs historic

France

Avignon

Avignon charms visitors with its ancient streets, restored medieval ramparts and the immense Gothic architecture of the Palai

France

Bangkok

Golden palaces, floating markets, majestic porcelain-laid spires…you've never seen a capital city quite like Bangkok. Visit

France

Caen

Caen’s historic center—with its medieval monuments, Romanesque churches, and poignant memorials—stands testament to the

France

Clermont-Ferrand

With its towering Gothic cathedral and the Monts Dômes volcanoes looming on its horizon, Clermont-Ferrand paints a striking

France

Ile-de-France

The palatial residences of Versailles and Fontainebleau, the romantic boulevards, stately museums and rich artistic history o

France

Le Mans City

Le Mans is famous as the setting for the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the grueling round-the-clock car race. But it's also an ancient

France

Marseille

Travelers visit the port city of Marseille, the third largest city in France, for the meeting of style and history. The bay,

France

Metz

Set near the borders of Belgium, Luxembourg, and Germany, riverside Metz is a city born out of multiple influences. Its elega

France

Orleans

Polished to a shine after centuries of siege and war, Orleans pays homage to its savior, Joan of Arc, seemingly around every

France

Paris

Lingering over pain au chocolat in a sidewalk café, relaxing after a day of strolling along the Seine and marveling at icons

France

Perpignan

Within easy reach of both the Mediterranean and the Spanish borders, Perpignan blurs the line between French and Catalan cult

France

Rouen

The past is present in Rouen, where Gothic church spires tower over half-timbered lanes and history museums. Normandy’s riv

France

Versailles

This former unofficial capital of France sits just 10 miles from Paris and is easily reachable by train. Even though the Chat

Georgia

Savannah

Charming Savannah is the picture of antebellum hospitality, thanks to period architecture and oak-lined streets. It’s tempt

Germany

Aachen

Best known as the capital of Charlemagne's Frankish empire, today's Aachen sits at the juncture where Germany meets the Nethe

Germany

Berlin

Berlin is an edgy city, from its fashion to its architecture to its charged political history. The Berlin Wall is a sobering

Germany

Bielefeld

Set on a pass between the northern and southern sections of the Teutoburg Forest, Bielefeld is home to about 325,000 people.

Germany

Bonn

Though probably best known as the capital of West Germany from 1949 to 1990 (and of reunified Germany until 1999), Bonn actua

Germany

Braunschweig

Also known as Brunswick, Braunschweig is, at about 250,000 people, the largest city between Hannover and Berlin. Many of Brau

Germany

Bremen

The second most populous town in North Germany, Bremen brings the high-tech, science and space industries together beneath a

Germany

Cologne

There are 2,000 years of history in Cologne, and visitors here will find everything from Roman towers to Gothic churches to f

Germany

Dortmund

Dortmund has become a center of high-tech industry, but back in the day, it was one of Germany's first brewing centers, and D

Germany

Dusseldorf

The capital of North Rhine-Westphalia, Dusseldorf is a regional economic powerhouse straddling the banks of the Rhine River.

Germany

Essen

Essen began in the mid-9th century as home to a women's abbey, then during the Renaissance became an important coal mining to

Germany

Frankfurt

There’s plenty to see and do in this 2,000-year-old German city. The gothic Saint Bartholomeus Cathedral is a perseverant s

Germany

Freiburg im Breisgau

The city of Freiburg im Breisgau sits austerely on the edge of the Black Forest. Home to one of Germany’s oldest universit

Germany

Hamburg

Second only to Berlin in size and population, the city of Hamburg is home to one of the biggest harbors in Europe. A stroll a

Germany

Karlsruhe

In 1715, margrave Karl III Wilhelm decided he needed more space than he had in Durlach, so he moved his capital to Karlsruhe

Germany

Kassel

Dating from at least the 10th century, today Kassel is most famous internationally as the home of Documenta, an every-five-ye

Germany

Kiel

Ahoy, Kiel! This Olympic city is a hub for international sailing events, including the renowned Kiel Week, held every June si

Germany

Leipzig

It’s always hard to fill the shoes of someone who used to do your job very well. If you’re the choirmaster at St. Thomas

Germany

Lubeck

With its Gothic castle, ornate Renaissance buildings, and rows of gabled houses, strolling around Lubeck’s UNESCO-listed ol

Germany

Mainz

Two thousand years of history have lent Mainz a cosmopolitan air, and museums and cathedrals of various architectural styles

Germany

Mannheim

Baden-Wurttemberg’s second-largest city after Stuttgart, Mannheim lies at the confluence of the Rhine and Neckar Rivers and

Germany

Munich

Munich exudes Bavarian charm. Beer fanatics should head immediately to the Hofbräuhaus, a hops heaven that’s been churning

Germany

Nuremberg

With half a million people, Nuremberg is Bavaria's second largest city. While its history dates to the 11th century, Nurember

Germany

Ruedesheim am Rhein

A romantic wine village located along Germany's Rhein River.

Germany

Stuttgart

Surrounded by one of Germany's largest wine-growing regions, Stuttgart beckons cultural junkies with its acclaimed ballet, op

Germany

Wiesbaden

Tucked in a lovely valley between the Rhine River and the Taunus Mountains, Hesse's capital of Wiesbaden has long been an imp

India

Agra

Where better to go for a romantic vacation than to the great testament of love, the Taj Mahal? Built by the grieving Mughal E

India

Ahmedabad

Founded in the 15th century, Ahmedabad is the largest city in the state of Gujrat. The city is a vibrant business district a

India

Bengaluru

Known as both the "Garden City" and "The Silicon Valley of India," Bangalore (officially "Bengaluru") is a techie’s paradis

India

Chennai

The diverse population of Chennai (Madras) is reflected in its rich cultural scene. You’ll find serious theatre as well as

India

Delhi

New Delhi is all at once chaotic and calm, a complicated city where cows often wander the shanty-lined streets. The 17th cent

India

Hyderabad

An ancient granite fort keeps watch on this city of mosques and bazaars. On the site of the former town center sits its most

India

Jaipur

If you take one look at the glorious stucco buildings that line Jaipur's wide streets, you'll understand why this is nickname

India

Mumbai

Though Mumbai can feel chaotic and crowded, there are peaceful moments to be found here. Nibble a paper cone of bhelpuri whil

India

Pune

Education, the arts and music are staples of life in the culture-rich city of Pune. The Pataleshwar Cave Temple, dating to th

Indonesia

Bogor

Bogor is near enough to Jakarta to be a suburb but is also the third largest city in Indonesia and was once capital of the Su

Indonesia

Denpasar

Home to Bali International Airport, Denpasar is usually overlooked by visitors flocking to Bali’s beaches. For those who st

Indonesia

Surabaya

Residents of East Java’s steamy capital know how to catch a breeze—whether they’re lounging at rooftop bars or explorin

Italy

Bari

The capital of Puglia and one of southern Italy’s most prominent cities, Bari combines seaside charm and historical appeal.

Italy

Bergamo

Bergamo is a northern Italy treasure. Dating from 49 BC, Bergamo has two centers: the Alta (upper) city and the Bassa (lower)

Italy

Bolzano

The capital of Italy’s northernmost region of South Tyrol, Bolzano (Bozen in German) has only been Italian since World War

Italy

Brescia

Set between Milan and Verona at the foot of the Alps, Brescia is the second-largest city in Italy’s northern Lombardy regio

Italy

Cagliari

Sardinia’s largest city (with a little over 150,000 people) and its capital for centuries, Cagliari on the island’s south

Italy

Ferrara

An easy train stop in Emilia-Romagna, Ferrara shines with the former glory of its Renaissance past. A stroll or bike ride pas

Italy

Genoa

Wandering the narrow caruggi alleyways of Genoa is a bit like solving a medieval labyrinth. In the heart of the Italian port

Italy

La Spezia

Often an overnight stop en route to Cinque Terre, La Spezia offers travelers more than just affordable stays. Beyond a workin

Italy

Lake Como

A gorgeous spot that’s a convenient day trip from Milan, Lake Como recently earned fame as home to Hollywood star George Cl

Italy

Lecce

A baroque jewel in Italy’s southeastern heel, Lecce flourishes with the carved sandstone of its cathedrals and piazzas. Atm

Italy

Livorno

While most visitors to Livorno arrive by cruise ship and press on to nearby Florence and Siena, those who linger in this bust

Italy

Messina

At Sicily’s northeast tip, Messina is the first city being kicked by mainland Italy’s boot, just three miles across the S

Italy

Mestre

While Venice’s mainland suburb of Mestre has a history and character all its own dating back to medieval times, it owes its

Italy

Milan

One of the world’s fashion capitals, Milan offers endless opportunities for chic shopping. Hit the artsy neighborhood of Br

Italy

Modena

Known for its medieval history, its auto-making prowess (as home base of both Ferrari and Maserati) and its famous balsamic v

Italy

Naples

Romantic Naples, two hours south of Rome, is the largest city in southern Italy. It has some of the world's best opera and th

Italy

Osaka

Home to nearly nine million and powering an economy that exceeds both Hong Kong's and Thailand's, Osaka packs quite a punch.

Italy

Pavia

The university city of Pavia is ideal day-trip fodder from nearby Milan. Its highlight attraction is the Certosa di Pavia—a

Italy

Perugia

This picturesque Umbrian city has a history that spans many eras. The city wall and arch are Etruscan; the sixth-century Sant

Italy

Pescara

Dominated by concrete postwar architecture, Pescara is more functional port than breezy seaside escape. But that doesn’t st

Italy

Piacenza

Located on the border of Lombardy and Emilia-Romagna, and within day-trip distance of Milan, pretty Piacenza’s strategic lo

Italy

Pisa

Go ahead and take that photo of yourself with a tilted hand "holding up" the Tower of Pisa. We won't tell; your rep as a soph

Italy

Ravenna

Ravenna once was the capital of the Byzantine Empire in Italy, and it still has amazing mosaics recalling that heritage. Also

Italy

Reggio Calabria

Perhaps you're in town simply to catch a ferry to Sicily. If you can, though, try to take a later boat so you can explore Reg

Italy

Reggio Emilia

An oft-overlooked hub on Emilia-Romagna’s gastronomic route, Reggio Emilia provides a taste of authentic life in the provin

Italy

Rome

Rome wasn't built in a day--and you'll need much more than a day to take in this timeless city. The city is a real-life colla

Italy

Salerno

A busy, lived-in feel makes Salerno a refreshing contrast to touristy destinations on the nearby Amalfi Coast. With open-air

Italy

Trento

Located in northern Italy’s mountainous Trentino-Alto Adige region, Trento is known for its architectural and historical ge

Italy

Treviso

Though overshadowed by its southerly neighbor Venice, Treviso boasts a similar network of canals and maze-like medieval stree

Italy

Trieste

With an enviable perch between the Adriatic Sea and Slovenia’s peaks, Trieste is an Italian city whose food, architecture,

Italy

Turin

In Turin, the capital of the Piedmont region of northwest Italy, sports cars and chocolate are a matter of pride. The city is

Italy

Udine

Crowned by the lofty Udine Castle, the provincial city of Udine—located in Friuli, northeastern Italy—is celebrated for i

Italy

Varese

Nestled in the foothills of the Swiss alps, Varese is an outdoor rambler’s dream. Baroque and art nouveau villas are scatte

Italy

Vicenza

Vicenza’s history dates back to pre-Roman times, but it’s a Renaissance figure, Andrea Palladio, with whom the city is mo

Japan

Fukuoka

Fukuoka is a gourmet paradise... "providing you're not vegetarian," say travelers on our Fukuoka forum! It's right on Genkai

Japan

Hiroshima

A trip to Hiroshima is best kicked off with a visit to the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, which contains a museum, the remnan

Japan

Kyoto

The shrines and temples of Kyoto offer a rare link between modern life in the city and its very ancient past. The Shimogamo S

Japan

Nagoya

Commerce keeps Nagoya’s downtown popping with life, but there’s more than just manufacturing to this industrial powerhous

Japan

Sapporo

Probably best known for its eponymous beer, Sapporo—the capital of Hokkaido, Japan’s northernmost island—has maintained

Japan

Sendai

Nature comes first in Sendai, where weekends mean trips to hot springs, walks on streets lined with zelkova trees, and picnic

Japan

Yokohama

Yokohama is easily accessible from Tokyo, but there’s enough to see and do here that it’s worth more than a day trip. Vis

Kyushu

Kumamoto

Proud Kumamoto Castle is considered one of the most important of its kind. Visitors will be awed as they explore its stone cu

Luzon

Makati

The city of Makati is the financial center of the Philippines and one of the major financial, commercial and economic hubs in

Luzon

Quezon City

Just an hour north of Manila, Quezon City provides a welcome break from the madness of the Philippines' largest metropolis. M

Mexico

Cancun

Sunny Cancun has much more to offer than its party-town reputation might suggest. Plenty of gorgeous, drama-free family resor

Mexico

Guadalajara

The inland city of Guadalajara is bursting with history and culture. Many attractions are in the city's historic center and i

Mexico

Mérida

The Yucatan capital has both colonial and Mayan treasures to discover. Nearby ruins at Uxmal give some insight into the lives

Mexico

Mexico City

Rising from the ruins of the Aztec capital, Tenochtitlan, Mexico City offers a unique collision of contemporary city life and

Mexico

Monterrey

The industrial city of Monterrey is reigned over by the mighty Cerro de Silla, a mountain that galvanizes adventurers with it

Mexico

Puebla City

Puebla lives in the shadow of the active Popocatepetl volcano, which provides a spectacular backdrop to one of Mexico’s Pue

Mexico

Queretaro City

The locals have long frequented "balnearios" and 600 hot springs bubble up around the country. Tequisquiapan, an enticing che

Mexico

Tijuana

Having recently shed its rakish reputation, Tijuana has undergone a complete renaissance. Although lively bars serving tequil

Michigan

Grand Rapids

The comforts of a friendly, small-town atmosphere combined with the pleasures of big city life make Grand Rapids an ideal cho

Mindanao

Davao City

Davao City is a gateway to Mindanos, one of the Philippines’ largest islands, and home to Mt. Apo, one of the highest mount

Nouvelle-Aquitaine

La Rochelle

Located on the Bay of Biscay, La Rochelle’s history mostly involved the sea; today it has a large pleasure-boat marina. Thu

Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Limoges

Limoges may be known as France’s porcelain capital, but with its medieval Quartier de la Boucherie, buzzing terrace bars an

Oregon

Astoria

Historic Astoria is the oldest American settlement west of the Rocky Mountains, first established as a fur trading post befor

Pacific Coast

Acapulco

Don't skip your siesta in Acapulco, because you'll need the sleep: you'll be busy dancing from midnight until the sun comes u

Pennsylvania

Lancaster

Pennsylvania Dutch country is a fascinating destination to explore. Visitors will get a glimpse of farm life as it was in th

Peru

Victoria

Victoria is a thriving city of heritage architecture and time-honored traditions like afternoon tea. With the ocean at its do

Philippines

Manila

Metropolitan Manila encompasses six cities and 12 towns. Located on Manila Bay in the South China Sea, and bisected by the Pa

Portugal

San Andres Island

The coral island of San Andres is a diverse ecosystem of reefs, geysers, groves, and cays. Needless to say, it’s perfect fo

Province of Malaga

Marbella

In the chic, sun-drenched Costa del Sol town of Marbella, hints of its former Moorish occupation mingle with modern-day resor

Riau Archipelago

Bintan Island

A popular destination for golfers looking for better rates and more accessible courses, Bintan is also a nice way to escape t

Russia

Irkutsk

Founded in the mid-17th century as a winter quarters for traders and tax collectors, Irkutsk came to prominence in the 1800s.

Russia

Moscow

The political, scientific, historical, architectural and business center of Russia, Moscow displays the country's contrasts a

Russia

Nizhny Novgorod

There are hundreds of historical monuments and features in Nizhny Novgorod, each more beautiful and unique than the last. A r

Russia

Novosibirsk

A stop on the famous Trans-Siberian Railway, Novosibirsk is perched on the banks of the Ob River, which features fountains th

Russia

Vladivostok

With its steep hills and suspension bridges backdropped by the ocean, Vladivostok often draws comparisons to its Pacific sist

Russia

Volgograd

Known as Stalingrad during much of the Soviet era, Volgograd is now an important industrial city of just over a million peopl

Saudi Arabia

Mecca

The prophet Mohammed's birthplace is Islam's spiritual center and is strictly off-limits to non-Muslims. The pillars of Islam

Sicily

Catania

Catania has been a prize of many empires over the centuries, from Greeks to Romans to Arabs to Normans to Spaniards (to name

Sicily

Palermo

Palermo is an urban melting pot characterized by history and culture so diverse that it often feels conflicted. Discover an i

South Africa

Durban

The Indian and colonial influences in this South African beach city can’t be missed, and the blend of cultures and architec

South Africa

Johannesburg

Johannesburg is the place to go to mix big-city culture, shopping, dining and nightlife with outdoor adventures, up-close wil

South Africa

Pretoria

Pretoria is a vision of purple, thanks to its plethora of blossoming trees that gave the South African metropolis its nicknam

South Africa

Soweto

An acronym for South Western Townships, Soweto was dubbed as such in 1963. The area began in the late 19th century as a tempo

South Wales

Swansea

Birthplace of poet Dylan Thomas, and the second-largest city in Wales, resilient Swansea offers a slew of leafy parks and som

Spain

Burgos

Rich in medieval architecture, the northern city of Burgos provides a glimpse into bygone Spain. But the historic capital of

Spain

Cadiz

The past runs deep in Cadiz, where cobbled medieval streets spill out into whitewashed Spanish plazas and Roman ruins. As one

Spain

Cartagena

A Roman amphitheater, Moorish castle, and the bombed-out ruins of a 13th-century cathedral are just some of the major sights

Spain

Granada

The Alhambra citadel of Granada is one of the most famous buildings in Spain: a Moorish fortress with grand archways and deli

Spain

Jerez De La Frontera

Southwest of Seville, Jerez is a well-heeled place. It’s the home of the Royal Andalusian School of Equestrian Art and its

Spain

Logrono

Logrono lies largely undiscovered among the vineyards of La Rioja, offering a taste of northern Spain without the crowds of i

Spain

Madrid

So many of Madrid’s buildings look like castles, you’ll think you’ve stumbled into a fairytale. Even City Hall is astou

Spain

Pamplona

More than just a stage for the annual “Running of the Bulls” festival, Pamplona offers a rich taste of Spain’s northern

Spain

San Sebastian - Donostia

While many visitors come for the beaches, arts celebrations and fiestas, San Sebastian-Donostia is serious about its food and

Spain

Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Home to a well-preserved old town, modern architecture, and a UNESCO-listed carnival, Tenerife's capital easily competes with

Spain

Santander

In Santander, enjoy the beautiful beaches of Playa de la Magdalena and El Sardinero, a historic city center, and an epic plan

Spain

Tarragona

A city full of surprises with thousands of years of civilization just waiting to be explored. Dine under the vaults of the Ro

Spain

Vitoria-Gasteiz

Though often overlooked in favor of its coastal neighbors, Vitoria-Gasteiz rewards visitors with generous green spaces, histo

Switzerland

Zurich

The largest city in Switzerland is a major contemporary art and shopping destination. Important artworks are displayed in the

Thailand

Ayutthaya

Built just to the east of the spectacular ruins of the capital of the Ayutthaya kingdom, a Siamese power destroyed by Burmese

Thailand

Chiang Mai

You could spend your whole Chiang Mai vacation exploring the famous Night Bazaar. Once you’ve exhausted the art of the chee

Thailand

Chiang Rai

Located about five hours from Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai is a community not to be missed. The area offers a variety of cooking cl

Thailand

Kanchanaburi

Kanchanaburi, capital of Kanchanaburi Province, is home to the Burma Railway (aka "Death Railway") bridge built by Allied POW

Thailand

Pattaya

A visit to Pattaya is a wonderful way to explore the beaches along the Gulf of Thailand. Relaxed and family-friendly Jomtien

Thailand

Phuket

Thailand’s largest island is an international magnet for beach lovers and serious divers, who enthusiastically submerge the

Thailand

Surat Thani

People visit Surat Thani because it's the gateway to so much of Thailand's beauty, especially its Gulf Coast islands. From he

Turkey

Ankara

Rising dramatically on a steep incline from the banks of the Enguri Su, Ankara, Turkey's capital and second most populous cit

Turkey

Antalya

Antalya is the fastest-growing city in Turkey, and tourists from around the world are discovering its fabulous mix of great b

Turkey

Bursa

Known as the Royal Springs, Bursa's renowned hot mineral waters have been popular since Byzantine and Roman times. Fed by mag

Turkey

Izmir

A cultural hub where elegant mosques and traditional bazaars dot the palm-lined boulevards and ancient Greek ruins look down

Turkish Mediterranean Coast

Kas

Kas may be known as Turkey's premier scuba diving destination, but with its ancient ruins, oceanside restaurants, and bougain

Tuscany

Arezzo

The ideal place to soak up Tuscany's ambiance while bypassing the region’s crowded cities, Arezzo is just over an hour outs

Tuscany

Florence

Florence is an art historian’s dream. The Galleria dell'Accademia bursts with works by Michelangelo, who is entombed within

Ukraine

Kharkiv

Also commonly spelled Kharkov, Kharkiv is Ukraine’s second-largest city, and with about a million and a half people, and a

Ukraine

Lviv

A city with a lively history, Lviv (also spelled L’viv and Lvov) in Ukraine’s west was founded in the 13th century and ha

Ukraine

Odessa

With just over a million people, Odessa is Ukraine’s fourth-largest city. Set in the country’s south along the Black Sea

United Arab Emirates

Ar Ruways

The birthplace of the tango is, like the dance itself, captivating, seductive and bustling with excited energy. Atmospheric

United Arab Emirates

Dubai

Dubai is a destination that mixes modern culture with history, adventure with world-class shopping and entertainment. Catch a

United Arab Emirates

Ras al-Khaimah

The U.A.E.'s northernmost Emirate offers a wealth of diversions between its miles of white sandy beaches and turquoise sea, m

United Arab Emirates

Sharjah

The emirate of Sharjah offers an inviting combination of culture, heritage, art and outdoor activities. Admire the rare artif

United Kingdom

Aberdeen

Experience the richness of Aberdeen’s proud history and culture — from the sound of residents’ traditional Doric accent

United Kingdom

Belfast

With a population of almost 300,000 in the city proper, Belfast has grown into a cosmopolitan destination and become a popula

United Kingdom

Birmingham

The geographical heart of England, Birmingham started life as a sixth- century Anglo-Saxon village. Today, much of this city

United Kingdom

Blackpool

The UK’s favorite holiday resort continues to attract millions of visitors. Families and couples, young and old, Blackpool

United Kingdom

Bournemouth

Bournemouth’s seven miles of beach and exceptionally warm microclimate make it a favorite of U.K. travelers. There’s some

United Kingdom

Bristol

Bristol is a quirky British city with beautiful hilly vistas and plenty of historic sights to explore. Anyone interested in s

United Kingdom

Cardiff

The Welsh capital may have begun its life as a Roman fort, but it's since become a bustling city. Where the fort once stood,

United Kingdom

Coventry

Coventry is symbolized by the ruins of its cathedral, which was heavily bombed—along with the rest of the city—during Wor

United Kingdom

Eastbourne

With its Victorian hotels, 19th-century pier, and wide promenade fronting a stretch of quintesentially British shingle beache

United Kingdom

Edinburgh

Edinburgh is Scotland’s capital city, renowned for its heritage, culture and festivals. Take a long walk around the centre

United Kingdom

Exeter

Set against a backdrop of Devon’s rolling hills and rocky coastline, Exeter is the county’s historic showpiece. Roman rui

United Kingdom

Glasgow

As Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is famed for its culture, shopping and people. Spend your day exploring a wide range of

United Kingdom

Hastings

Gazing over the English Channel, Hastings mixes black-tarred fishing huts with pebbly shores, Victorian architecture, and art

United Kingdom

Leeds

Leeds, a city in West Yorkshire, England, was one of the leading centers of industry in Victorian England. The Leeds City Mus

United Kingdom

Leicester

Home to a colorful array of culture and cuisine, Leicester combines traditional English heritage with a diverse cultural scen

United Kingdom

Liverpool

Liverpool's fortunes have historically been tied to shipping. But imports and exports like sugar, spice and tobacco pale in c

United Kingdom

London

From Shoreditch’s swaggering style to Camden’s punky vibe and chic Portobello Road, London is many worlds in one. The cit

United Kingdom

Newcastle upon Tyne

Once a shipbuilding city, Newcastle's flashier claim to fame is nightlife. Throw in a heap of premium restaurants serving foo

United Kingdom

Norwich

Norwich boasts museums spanning a ten centuries of history as well as a renovated city center with a pleasant pedestrian area

United Kingdom

Nottingham

This town in the very center of England is perhaps best known for its association with the legend of Robin Hood. The men in t

United Kingdom

Poole

Visitors flock to Poole for its sandy beaches—like the prestigious Sandbanks—and for boat trips in one of Europe’s larg

United Kingdom

Preston

Traces of Preston’s industrial past can be seen in its historic Docklands district and steam train railways, while the city

United Kingdom

Saint Paul

Saint Paul has been called the last city of the East primarily because early developers built it to fit Eastern standards: ci

United Kingdom

Sheffield

With world-class trails, bouldering in the park and more, Sheffield is known as The Outdoor City — but the adventure doesn

United Kingdom

Southampton

Southwest of London is Southampton (Soton to the locals), a metropolitan area centered around the port. However, tucked away

United States

Akron

Rising from the rolling hills of the Western Reserve along the Ohio & Erie Canal, Akron is a vital heartland city and an

United States

Albuquerque

Whether you're into history, culture, outdoor adventures or just in need of some new and unique scenery, Albuquerque offers e

United States

Alexandria

A short Metro ride from Washington DC, Alexandria, Virginia is the perfect escape from the fast-paced capital. First settled

United States

Amarillo

Amarillo is the perfect place to get a big taste of Texas even if you only have a small amount of time. From canyons to old C

United States

Anaheim

Known as the home of “the happiest place on Earth,” there’s more to Anaheim than thrilling theme parks. Bring your appe

United States

Anchorage

Set amid the coastal Chugach Mountains, Anchorage defies popular visions of polar ice caps and frozen tundra. It’s also war

United States

Arlington

Known for walkable urban villages like Crystal City, Rosslyn and Ballston, Arlington was part of the "10 miles square" survey

United States

Atlanta

Atlanta has been dubbed everything from the "capital of the new South" and "the next international city" to "the best place t

United States

Aurora

Although its highly residential quality and proximity to Denver make Aurora seem like simply a suburb of the larger metropoli

United States

Austin

Live music is the essence of Austin, but it isn’t even close to the whole story. With spectacular entertainment districts,

United States

Baltimore

Since the redevelopment of the Inner Harbor in the late 1970s, Baltimore has set the standard for urban renewal. While a good

United States

Baton Rouge

Settled by Europeans on Native American hunting grounds, the city of Baton Rouge has grown up under the influence of English,

United States

Boise

Nature is a big part of Boise, Idaho. The snow-capped Rocky Mountains serve as a backdrop, the Boise River and its riverfront

United States

Brooklyn

It seems like most folks have a grandmother, great-uncle or some other distant relative that used to live in Brooklyn, or per

United States

Buffalo

Buffalo is being reborn as a mecca for art, architecture, history, culture, dining and entertainment. Experience Frank Lloyd

United States

Cape Coral

Cape Coral's temperate climate, abundant forests, and access to the Gulf of Mexico make it an ideal destination for boating,

United States

Charlotte

Dubbed the Queen City, Charlotte reigns over a 300-square-mile (482-square-kilometer) hodgepodge of neighborhoods that spin o

United States

Chattanooga

The name "Chattanooga" comes from the Creek Indian word for "rock coming to a point." This refers to Lookout Mountain, one of

United States

Chicago

The windy city is a cornucopia of modern art, fine dining, cutting edge comedy, and die-hard sports fans. Snap a photo of you

United States

Cincinnati

Hilly Cincinnati boasts a thriving arts scene, major league sports teams, a world-class zoo and aquarium and a revitalized ri

United States

Clarksville

Clarksville, Tennessee, in Montgomery County, is a bustling city built by the tobacco trade. The Customs House Museum & C

United States

Cleveland

Whether rocking out to music legends inside the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame or viewing Monets and Picassos at the Cleveland Mu

United States

Columbus

Ohio’s capital city is full of beautiful neighborhoods, a critically acclaimed food scene and top-ranked attractions. This

United States

Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi possesses all of the main ingredients of an ideal weekend getaway: the sun, the sea, the sights, plus exhilara

United States

Dallas

You may have all heard that everything is bigger in Texas. Well, Dallas does its best to fulfill that promise. You'll find se

United States

Dayton

It was in a small bicycle shop in Dayton that the Wright brothers imagined their aerodynamic principles and created their fir

United States

Denver

Get major-city sophistication in a location that is one of the world’s natural wonders. Obviously a hub for those seeking t

United States

Des Moines

Today the capital city and cultural center of Iowa is revitalized. A versatile destination everyone will enjoy, Des Moines ha

United States

Detroit

Detroit is an amazing destination for your next weekend getaway. If exploring is your thing, hop on a bike and meet new frien

United States

Durham

Though famously home to Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, is more than just a college town. Nasher Museum of Art and t

United States

Eugene

Eugene is a great city for the arts and outdoors. You can shop from a variety of local artisans, get lost in a museum or dive

United States

Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale’s canals and charm have earned it the nickname “The Venice of America.” The beaches offer 23 miles of g

United States

Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne serves up the perfect mix of urban convenience and natural beauty, boasting a world class cultural scene in a land

United States

Fort Worth

Western heritage roams freely in Fort Worth, where cattle drives occur twice a day in the Stockyards National Historic Distri

United States

Greensboro

Greensboro, North Carolina loves nightlife, shopping, and horses (8,000 buyers per year go to the Sharpe Family Horse Farm.)

United States

Henderson

Ideally situated just south of Las Vegas and just west of Lake Mead and the Hoover Dam, Henderson may lack Sin City's flamboy

United States

Honolulu

The mere mention of Hawaii is enough to prompt visions of grass skirts and colorful cocktails with tiny umbrellas. While you

United States

Houston

Houston hums with an energy and independent spirit all its own. A leading cultural and culinary destination in the South, th

United States

Huntington Beach

Discover the best of Southern California culture. Offering the authentic surf lifestyle, coupled with 10 miles of uninterrupt

United States

Huntsville

Huntsville is the fourth-largest city in Alabama, located in the northernmost part of the state. A city with a 200-year South

United States

Indianapolis

High-speed, history and good old Hoosier hospitality are a few reasons to put Indianapolis on your list of great getaways. S

United States

Irving

Conveniently located just next to the Dallas/Fort Worth Airport, Irving is perfectly situated to provide the base for a Dalla

United States

Jacksonville

Although much of Jacksonville is urban, this sprawling northeastern Florida city also has nature and wildlife preserves, hist

United States

Kansas City

The home of swing and bebop for some, "The City of Fountains" to others, Kansas City is different things to different people.

United States

Knoxville

During the Civil War, Knoxville's Mabry-Hazen House served as headquarters for both the Confederate and Union armies. Today y

United States

Kobe

Famous for its luscious beef and crisp, pure sake, the Japanese port of Kobe is a thriving metropolitan city with an internat

United States

Laredo

Located on the border between Mexico and the U.S., on U.S. I-35 and Mexican Federal Highway 85, Laredo is America's largest i

United States

Las Vegas

Whether you’re a high roller or a low-key lounger, Las Vegas has something to suit your vacation taste. Sample fare from to

United States

Lexington

Welcome to Bluegrass Country, the "Horse Capital of the World." But you don't have to be an avid racehorse fan to enjoy the n

United States

Long Beach

For some, a tour of the Queen Mary, docked here since its retirement in 1967, evokes waves of nostalgia for the days of the h

United States

Los Angeles

Hollywood beckons to tourists who long for a brush with Tinseltown glamor. Tour movie studios, slip your hands into the famou

United States

Louisville

Each year, horse enthusiasts hoof it to Louisville and Churchill Downs, the legendary home of the Kentucky Derby. In addition

United States

Lubbock

The legacy of Buddy Holly lives on in his birthplace of Lubbock, where a museum, a walk of fame and an annual music festival

United States

Madison

The sprawling University of Wisconsin sets the tone for this college town of cafes, bookstores, brewpubs, numerous restaurant

United States

Miami Beach

At the shore in Miami Beach, visitors can swim, surf and jet ski in the warm and crystal-clear Atlantic waters. You can also

United States

Milwaukee

Located on the shores of Lake Michigan, Milwaukee is perhaps best known for its famous breweries and the Major League Brewers

United States

Minneapolis

With its gleaming skyscrapers set amid glittering lakes, Minneapolis makes for an attractive and fun getaway. A truly year-ro

United States

Montgomery

Old southern charm meets modern city allure in Montgomery, where the weather is sublime and the food is divine! Explore life

United States

Naperville

Consistently rated as one of the top places to live in America by Money Magazine, Naperville is a family-friendly suburb. Tak

United States

Nashville

With live music to be heard all across town, 24/7, 365 days a year, Music City lives up to its name. From honky-tonk bands ja

United States

New Orleans

Laissez les bons temps rouler! In New Orleans the good times are perpetually rolling down Bourbon Street, which, thanks to th

United States

New York

Conquering New York in one visit is impossible. Instead, hit the must-sees – the Empire State Building, the Statue of Liber

United States

Newark

Newark has been welcoming guests since its first hotel opened in 1670. From the largest number of cherry blossoms in the U.S.

United States

Newport News

Jutting into the water on the Virginia Peninsula, the city of Newport News has played an important part in the maritime histo

United States

NewYork

Conquering New York in one visit is impossible. Instead, hit the must-sees – the Empire State Building, the Statue of Liber

United States

Norfolk

An early English settlement, Norfolk is filled with historic sites and monuments. Norfolk is also home to the oldest U.S. nav

United States

Oakland

Oakland, in the hub of the Bay Area, is both historic and modern. Visitors will find a little bit of everything in this diver

United States

Ocean City

In Ocean City, Maryland's only coastal community, the beach is the main attraction. Stroll the three-mile Boardwalk along the

United States

Oceanside

Oceanside is a seaside oasis of recreation and beautiful beaches. Centrally located between San Diego and Los Angeles, Oceans

United States

Oklahoma City

With over 50 legendary attractions including the National Cowboy and Western Museum and the Myriad Botanical Gardens, plus wo

United States

Omaha

Omaha is home to the world’s largest indoor desert under the world’s largest geodesic dome above the world’s largest no

United States

Orange Beach

A great family beach vacation spot, Orange Beach, Alabama, offers offer wonderful dining experiences, dolphin-sighting cruise

United States

Orlando

From the Magic Kingdom to magical spa treatments, Orlando sparkles with the promise of adventure. Spend a day exploring the w

United States

Pasadena

Most famous for hosting the annual New Year's Tournament of Roses Parade and Rose Bowl, Pasadena is more than just a football

United States

Peoria

There is nothing average about the average American town of Peoria, where the diverse population and Midwestern vibe has long

United States

Philadelphia

One of the most historic cities in America, Philadelphia is an ideal place to spend a weekend - preferably a long one. Be su

United States

Phoenix

Nearly perfect year-round weather and several impeccably designed championship courses have made Phoenix one of the top golf

United States

Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh has been remade and reimagined. Think 24 miles of riverfront trails, beautiful parks and historic attractions. Hom

United States

Plano

In addition to being the most affluent city in the U.S., Plano is home to the headquarters of numerous top companies, making

United States

Port Saint Lucie

For a town that was no more than a fishing camp and a few farms fifty years ago, Port Saint Lucie has grown to be a lovely va

United States

Portland

You’ll wonder why you don’t live in Portland after you’ve visited this laid-back and friendly city. With a reputation f

United States

Providence

Providence seamlessly blends the old and the new with historic attractions, museums and theaters situated alongside more rece

United States

Queens

Queens is the most ethnically diverse area of its size on Earth, which means there's a little something for everyone. Chow do

United States

Raleigh

If you're looking for a getaway that's fun for the whole family and easy on your pocket, look no further than Raleigh. With m

United States

Reno

Nevada's "other" gambling and resort town, Reno is located in the western part of the state near the California border. What

United States

Richmond

Discover an essential chapter of America's history in the cobblestone streets, river walks and monuments of Richmond. Origina

United States

Rockford

Boasting 20,000 acres of green space, numerous golf courses, four rivers and the verdant Rock Cut State Park, Rockford is a h

United States

Sacramento

California's capital city is often overlooked by tourists seeking out better known destinations in other corners of the state

United States

Saint Louis

The history of St. Louis has been heavily influenced by Westward expansion and blues music. The big "must-see" in this regio

United States

Salem

Best known for the witch trials that took place in 1692, Salem is sure to bewitch you with its seaside charm, its maritime hi

United States

Salt Lake City

Known for the stunning backdrop afforded by the towering Wasatch Mountains – and the endless opportunities for outdoor recr

United States

San Antonio

Step to the beat of wafting flamenco music as you wander the downtown River Walk before sampling as much chili (San Antonio

United States

San Diego

San Diego embodies laid-back California culture, complete with a Boardwalk, surfing communities, and outstanding Mexican food

United States

San Francisco

Every neighborhood in San Francisco has its own personality, from the hippie chic of the Upper Haight to the hipster grit of

United States

San Jose

Welcome to bustling San Jose, where Silicon Valley meets Spanish history and modern edifices sit alongside meticulously resto

United States

Scottsdale

Scottsdale has more spas per capita than any other city in the U.S.—so whether you’re looking for the latest medi-spa tec

United States

Seattle

In Seattle you simply can’t skip the Central Public Library – a modern architectural marvel of glass grids, unusual shape

United States

Shreveport

The Red River is the heart and soul of Shreveport, a cultural and gaming center on the Louisiana/Texas border. Riverboat cas

United States

Spokane

A mixture of urban chic and outdoor adventures, Spokane has something for everyone. Taste food by James-Beard-nominated chefs

United States

St. Petersburg

The sun almost always shines on St. Petersburg, the "Sunshine City" that enjoys an average of 361 days of clear skies per yea

United States

Staten Island

The most suburban of the five boroughs, Staten Island is often neglected as a tourist destination. Take a ride from Manhattan

United States

Tacoma

Sitting at the foot of Mount Rainier, from whose former name the city takes its name, Tacoma is the perfect base point for ex

United States

Tallahassee

With its rolling hills and canopied roads of moss-draped oaks, Tallahassee defies the stereotypes most people hold about Flor

United States

Tampa

Tampa is a laid-back city with a vibrant arts scene and plenty of opportunities for adventure. Busch Gardens offers thrills f

United States

Tempe

Located just 10 minutes east of downtown Phoenix, Tempe exudes its own personality and the youthful spirit of a college town.

United States

Tokyo

Tradition collides with pop culture in Tokyo, where you can reverently wander ancient temples before rocking out at a karaoke

United States

Toledo

Along the western edge of Lake Erie, your destination for family-fun awaits in Toledo, where the city meets the shore. Experi

United States

Tucson

Although Tucson's fantastic weather, national parks and forests and desert provide the perfect environment for tons of outdoo

United States

Tulsa

The heart of Oklahoma beckons with over 140 parks, plus a variety of cultural attractions and entertainment venues sure to sa

United States

Vancouver

Steeped in history, Vancouver is the oldest city in Washington. Once the largest western outpost of the British Hudson's Bay

United States

Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach has all the elements of a classic seaside resort: gorgeous beaches, a lively boardwalk, plenty of restaurants

United States

Wichita

Dorothy clicked her heels to return to Kansas, and you'll want to do the same after you've visited this one-time cattle town

Veneto

Abano Terme

Visitors have flocked to Abano Terme to soak in its thermal waters for more than 2,000 years. Situated on the outskirts of Pa

Veneto

Verona

So splendid was medieval Verona that its reputation alone inspired Shakespeare to set two plays here (Romeo and Juliet and Th

Visayas

Cebu City

Surpassed only by Manila in size, the Philippines’ second city combines colonial architecture and mountainous surrounds wit

Western Australia

Perth

Perched on the banks of the wide Swan River, between the Indian Ocean and the sands of the Nullarbor Desert, Perth is one of

Western Cape

Cape Town Central

Cape Town glistens at the southern toe of the African continent. Tourist brochure-views at Blaauwberg Beach and Kirstenbosch

Wyoming

Jackson

What outdoor activity can’t you do here? In the winter, there’s skiing (regular, cross-country, snowcat and heli-), snows

Yorkshire

Kingston-upon-Hull

After a stint as the UK City of Culture in 2017, the port city of Kingston-upon-Hull has stepped into the limelight as one of

Yorkshire

York

Just two hours north of London by rail, the city of York holds 1900 years' worth of history in its ancient walls. The Romans