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Lancaster, PA, Traditional Getaway
Farms, food and fine crafts are part of any Lancaster, Pennsylvania, getaway. Along with the cityís art galleries, vintage shops and theaters, Lancaster city as well as the county offer all the treats of a traditional Pennsylvania Dutch Country getaway. And thatís part of the fun.
Maui's Best Beaches for Families
Maui offers some of the best beaches for families in Hawaii. With more than 30 miles of sands, families have lots of options. The key is to know where to go for what ambiance. Wailea offers scenery and service, Kihei has public parks, and Kaanapali caters to see-and-be-seen teens.
Maui's Best Beaches Surf, Kiteboard, Windsurf
On Maui, locals know the best beaches for adventure: Jaws for professional board surfers, Ho`okipa for expert windsurfers. At both those beaches, watch the experts; never get in the surf. Come to Kanaha Beach to learn kiteboarding.
New York City Weekend
Discovering lesser-known New York City gems and also revisiting favorite treasures describe our best New York City weekends. On a recent Manhattan adventure, we explored Carl Schurz Park, dined at Toloache, stayed at Affinia 50 and returned to the amazing Museum of Modern Art.
New Zealandís South Island Adventures
To experience the alluring scenery of Fiordland National Park on New Zealandís South Island, we hiked the trails of the Milford Track and cruised deep into Milford Sound.
Phoenix & Scottsdale summer adventures
Take advantage of summerís low rates to enjoy adventures in Phoenix and Scottsdale, Arizona. Plan carefully and you can stay out of the mid-day heat and still explore the attractions.
Planning a Destination Wedding
Turks & Caicos' Grace Bay Beach, on Providenciales, with its 12 miles of sugar soft sands, fulfills any brideís dreams of a beach wedding. During a scouting trip with my son Matt and his fiancťe Christina, we discovered that planning a destination wedding is its own type of adventure.
Puerto Rican Arts and Coffee
San Juan keeps surprising us. Two urban finds we recently discovered are the Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico, dedicated to the islandís visual arts and Finca Cialitos, a historic area cafť devoted to serving Puerto Rican coffee picked according to standards the owner learned at his grandfatherís farm.
Puerto Rico Adventures, Arecibo
Puerto Ricoís Porta AtlŠntico stretches west from Dorado to Camuy, 63 miles from San Juan. The regionís northern coastline and inland forests and farms lure adventurers with cave explorations as well as the chance to see the worldís largest single dish radio telescope at Arecibo.
Richmond, VA, Art Lovers' Getaway
Richmondís Virginia Museum of Fine Arts surprised us. After a $150 million expansion, the facility blooms with new galleries, a sculpture garden and two eateries. With more than 545,000 square feet on 13.5 acres, the revitalized museum makes Richmond an art loversí getaway.
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