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Your guide to what's new in the Hamptons for Summer 2018

The pleasure of a New England summer is as close as a Hampton Jitney ride out east to the gorgeous beaches, tasty brunches and music festivals of the Hamptons. If you're heading out east this summer, we've rounded up all the new restaurants, wellness programs, hotel updates and other...

Friday, May 25, 2018 - 11:35pm

When to leave Boston for Memorial Day weekend getaways

Memorial Day weekend getaways are a great way to take advantage of that Monday off of work, but you don’t want spend your whole time headed to the beach or your family’s barbeque stuck in Boston traffic. AAA worked with INRIX, a transportation analytics company, to look at worst times...

Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 4:04pm

MBTA to offer reduced weekend commuter rail fares this summer

Summer is the time for weekend getaways, and the commuter rail can connect you to spots across Massachusetts. But if you don’t want to spend all your vacation money on MBTA fares, take note of the summer deal. The MBTA commuter rail announced this week that there will be a special weekend...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 10:25am

The best times to leave NYC for Memorial Day weekend

Memorial Day is the unofficial start to summer, but nothing can derail the weekend’s celebratory mood quite like getting stuck in traffic or a mass delay on mass transit as many New Yorkers flee the city in droves. But thanks to Clever Commute, a mobile app that combines crowdsourced user...

Monday, May 21, 2018 - 3:12pm

Boston, NYC have worst airports when it comes to summer travel delays: Report

Have you planned any summer getaways yet? If so, you might want to already prepare yourself for some delays at the airport. Ahead of prime vacation season, financial site MagnifyMoney ranked the best and worst airports in the country for summer travel, and Boston and New York City did not fare...

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 12:03pm

The best (and most affordable) places to visit this Memorial Day weekend

Spring has sprung and summer is just around the corner. That means, soon enough, you’ll be honoring the military men and women who died protecting our country. The days leading up to Memorial Day are often treated as a mini vacation for people who want to get away before the surge of heat...

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 3:52pm

19 Things you need to survive any airplane journey

There’s no high quite like booking a plane ticket to a place you’ve never been before. But at some point after booking that ticket to Southeast Asia, you have to actually get on the plane and spend somewhere between 15 and 35 hours crammed into a flying metal fartbox. A bad flight can...

Monday, May 7, 2018 - 3:02pm

The one mistake you're making when booking flights

Metro reported last year that the best time to travel during the summer (i.e. the cheapest) is the weekend before Labor Day weekend, the best seats to avoid crying babies are far from airplane bulkheads — and now, we’ve brought you the best time to book flights. According to...

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 3:08pm

Here's your guide to the ideal Croatia vacation beyond Dubrovnik

Game of Thrones may have put Dubrovnik on the world’s tourism agenda, but Croatia has been building up its tourism infrastructure for years. Chief among the amenities is the country’s highway system — most of the freeways have been constructed within the last 15 years. And with...

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 1:06pm

Here’s what rooms at TWA Hotel at JFK will look like

Good news, travel buffs, New Yorkers and history and architecture nerds alike: You won’t have to wait until this time next year to see what rooms inside the forthcoming TWA Hotel at JFK Airport will look like. Developer MCR on Tuesday unveiled a model of one of the 512 guest rooms in the...

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 4:11pm

Did you know NYC is home to countless pet-friendly hotels?

Being that New York is the largest city in the country, it may not be at the top — or even on — the “to visit” list of those who love traveling with their pets, but our concrete jungle is actually home to a surprisingly large number of pet-friendly hotels. And if you’...

Friday, April 6, 2018 - 5:07am

Go inside the 2001: A Space Odyssey bedroom at this free museum show

The only French bedroom in outer space is landing here on Earth for a special 2001: A Space Odyssey anniversary exhibit. It’s been 50 years since Stanley Kubrick’s sci-fi masterpiece premiered, and the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in Washington D.C. is stepping a little...

Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 1:39pm

10 Museums That Take Celebrity Obsession to the Next Level

From the museum dedicated to Britney Spears’ childhood bedroom to Ernest Hemingway's Florida bungalow where his cats are the stars now, these quirky celebrity museums belong on any off-the-beaten-path bucket list. The Kentwood Museum The Kentwood Museum in Louisiana is for the diehard...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 11:54am

Dreamy ideas for where to film the Call Me By Your Name sequel

Elio and Oliver weren’t the only ones to fall in love in Call Me By Your Name. The swoon-worthy setting of its Italian villa is responsible for booking more than a few plane trips. You can practically feel the sensuality dripping from the screen as scenes showcase the warm, small town in...

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 11:41am

Travel company will pay you to snap pics of trip to Europe

If your dream job is to get paid to travel and you enjoy taking photos and posting to Instagram and other networks, one company is offering jobs where you are paid to travel through Europe while documenting your adventures. Travel company Busabout is hiring and looking to assemble a small team of...

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 - 12:47pm

17 best things to do on Hawaii's Big Island

Forget Westeros — the Big Island of Hawaii is the real land of ice and fire. Filled with natural beauty, adventure and spectacular contrasts, there's plenty to see and do all over the island.   A post shared by Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (@...

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 - 12:46pm

Europeans are really into New York and Boston accents, according to study

European travelers think people from New York and Boston have sexy accents, according to a recent poll and quiz. Linguistics experts from the language-learning app Babbel put together seven distinctive American accents: Bostonian, South, Midwestern, Minnesotan, New Yorker, Southern Californian and...

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 1:13pm

10 Styles of Barbecue in the US (and Where to Get a Taste)

As much as barbecue brings people together across the country, there are also some historical influences and regional distinctions that inspire a bit of friendly (and delicious) competition between the masters of ‘cue. For the rest of us, that means a tasty variety of flavors and styles to...

Monday, March 5, 2018 - 3:12pm

London in a snap

It’s nearly as close as the West Coast, steeped in history, romantic and rustic, and with Brexit around the corner, the American dollar’s going gangbusters in London. So why not consider a weekend away? A non-stop overnight flight’s the only obstacle, but wake up to a wonderful...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 12:22pm

How to spend 48 hours in Memphis: Best attractions and food

It may be the historic birthplace of blues, barbecue and rock ‘n’ roll, but Memphis feels anything but antiquated. Nestled next to the mighty Mississippi River, this mid-Southern city is a hotbed of culture that seamlessly blends history with what’s hot in the culinary, art and...

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 1:32pm