Seine Walkway Opened To Pedestrians
PARIS -- Paris has given back a stretch of its riverbank to pedestrians – and just in time for summer. Mayor Bertrand Delanoe inaugurated the...
PHOTO: This Veggie Is ENORMOUS
How many salads can you make with an 88-pound cucumber? Some (un)lucky Brazilians may soon find out. The giant vegetable -- which is reportedly 1.15...
Floods Close French Pilgrimage Site
LOURDES, France — Heavy floods in southwest France have left two dead and forced the closure of the Catholic pilgrimage site in Lourdes and the...
PHOTOS: A Litter Of Liliger Cubs
-- The zoo in Novosibirsk, Russia's third-largest city, is home to a unique animal – the liliger. That's a big cat breed where the...
America's Most Endangered Landmarks
WASHINGTON -- Houston's Astrodome stadium, New York's old Pan Am Worldport Terminal at Kennedy Airport and Montana's one-room schoolhouses are joining a list of the...
The Best Secret Starbucks Drinks
For savvy customers in the know, there's a whole world of Starbucks drinks you won't find on the menu. Follow this guide to learn about...
Famed Nude Beach To Ban Nudists?
Norfolk, England's famous Holkham Beach will officially ban nudists come July 1st after years of allegations that the beach was a haven for "lewd behavior."...
Chinese social media is buzzing with controversy this week after photos surfaced of tourists picking up and taking pictures of a wounded dolphin, which later...
Why You'll Need More Than Miles for Elite Status on United
Wow. Travelers on United Airlines flights have had it rough this week. First, there was the incident of the unruly passenger shouting "you've all been poisoned" to a plane full of fellow passengers, and then one of their Dreamliners flying between...
Kitty cats. They rule the internet and, whether we realize it or not, pretty much the world too. Ever noticed how cats sometimes stake out the coolest spots in a city? This new featureTravel Catfocuses on exactly that. Submit a photo to...
Where Will Edward Snowden Travel to Next?
Last Sunday, the source behind one of the biggest security leaks in history showed his face for the first time in an interview with Guardian reporters from a hotel suite somewhere in Hong Kong. Edward Snowden had flown to HK from his home in...
Celebrities Are Just Like Us: Isabella Cruise Flies Ryanair
Her dad, Tom Cruise, has his own private jet. But when Isabella Cruise heads off for a summer vacation in Europe, she does as the plebes do and flies Ryanair. According to Radar, Isabella was visiting friends in London and then hopped a Ryanair...
Kate Middleton names the Royal Princess
Frank Barrett on the impact of the Royal Princess, which was christened by Kate Middleton last week, on the world of sea holidays. Cruise refuseniks might find their heads finally turned by this stunning ship.
New England's "Other" CapesMaine's Cape Neddick, with its distinctive "Nubble" lighthouse, is one of New England's spectacular "other" capes that may get less glory but are no less glorious. (Ocean / Corbis)
For secret beaches, stylish steals, and amazing summer deals, look beyond the better-known Cape to the glorious spits of land jutting out into the Atlantic just up the coast???in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Maine.
Intimate Italy Like You've Never Seen It!(Aya Brackett)
How one Budget Travel writer turned a dream???experiencing Italy like an Italian???into a reality with an affordable, completely doable walking tour of Tuscany.
7 Great Tips for Visiting Paris in SpringtimeOnce described as "monstrous" by Paris's artists, the Eiffel Tower now attracts more than 7 million visitors each year. (Dan Breckwoldt / Dreamstime.com)
With flowering public gardens and boulevards made for strolling hand-in-hand, this is the perfect time of year to visit the City of Light. Here, we share our favorite tips for finding the perfect views, affordable meals, and making Paris your own.
12 Great Memorial Day GetawaysD.C. is the most patriotic place to celebrate Memorial Day with a parade and plenty of pomp and circumstance taking place during special military ceremonies. (Courtesy Jameson/myBudgetTravel)
We've rounded up 12 convenient Memorial Day escapes from coast to coast to ensure that you spend more time enjoying your blues festival (or pool party) than you do deciding where to go.
Six Great American Wine RegionsNew York's Finger Lakes region produces exceptional wines, such as Riesling. (Michael Mohr)
Budget Travel honors six lesser-known areas where Americans are producing world-class reds and whites. Plus, we've rounded up 44 more wineries from sea to shining sea. That's at least one taste-worthy winery in every one of the 50 states!
How to Plan a Family Reunion(Khunaspix / Dreamstime.com)
From choosing the perfect destination to getting your clan organized, Budget Travel offers the ultimate guide to a freakout-free family fest!
World's Most Beautiful MuseumsNew York City's Metropolitan Museum of Art houses the largest art collection in the U.S. (Lee Snider / Dreamstime.com)
No big city vacation is complete without a visit to a beautiful museum. Our favorite collections combine great locations???like Central Park, central Paris, or the Pacific Coast???with iconic, inspiring works of art.
12 Best Budget Airlines(Brunoil / Dreamstime.com)
Who says traveling the world has to be expensive? We???ve scoured the globe to find the most affordable airlines, whether you???re looking for a quick weekend getaway or a longer, more exotic adventure on the other side of the world.
America's Coolest Small Towns 2013Lititz, PA, with its vibrant downtown nestled in the heart of gorgeous Lancaster County, is Budget Travel's Coolest Small Town in America 2013. (Courtesy Smallbones/Wikimedia Commons)
Budget Travel readers have spoken! The competition was fierce, with towns across the U.S. vying for the 2013 title of Coolest. Did your town make our final list?
7 Eco-Travel Tips for Earth Day???and Every Day!(Iadamson / Dreamstime.com)
Going green has never been easier???or more luxurious! Just in time for Earth Day, Budget Travel shares seven ways to help you have an environmentally friendly???and totally brag-worthy???vacation.