Local Getaways

Local Getaways Articles

Top 10 Cycling Cities in US

May is National Bike Month. And cyclist and adventure traveler Ryan Van Duzer recommends his favorite top 10 cities to bust out the bike and hit the open roads or trails.

Small Town Festivals Worth Seeing

Get Geoff Edgers' picks for some of the best small town festivals in the US, where you can experience quirky events and performance.

Presidential Hangouts in DC

On your next trip to DC, visit some of the town's hot spots that have been frequented by presidents past and present.

Anthony Bourdain's San Francisco Travel Tips

Tony Bourdain has less than 48 hours to eat, drink … and drink … his way through San Francisco. Get Tony’s tips for San Francisco before your next trip.

Anthony Bourdain's Travel Tips for Miami

Tony spends 48 hours in the sun-soaked city of Miami getting inked, eating well in Miami's trendy districts and more.

New York on a Budget

Enjoy the Big Apple on a little budget with our suggestions for the cheapest spots to eat, sleep, visit and party in New York City.

Best Family Ski Resorts

Plan a ski vacation at a family-friendly ski resort that caters to kids on the bunny slopes and beyond with ski school, adventure parks and plenty of smores.

Fall Family Staycation

Banish the back-to-school blues with a fun-filled fall staycation at a local theme park, museum or beyond.

Best City Walking Tours

Travel Channel's top picks for urban walks to make the concrete jungle your playground.

Urban Height-Seeing

It's a bird! It's a plane! No -- it's an aerial tramway, a type of incline lift in which an enclosed cabin is suspended from one cable and pulled by another.

Urban Parks

For the city-dwellers and vacationers among us, urban parks provide the perfect respite.

Weekend Adventures

Given some advance planning, even the wilderness will offer itself up in convenient bite-sized chunks.

Miami and Fort Lauderdale on a Budget

A South Florida beach getaway doesn't have to cost a bundle.

Florida's Best: Secret Beaches

Our 5 secret beaches give you a taste of a lesser-known, less-crowded Florida.

More Travel Inspirations

American Outdoor Adventure Sweeps
American Outdoor Adventure Sweeps

Enter for a chance to win an adventure getaway, plus $25k!

Food.com Holiday
Food.com's 50+ Top Holiday Food Gifts

Give them what they really want!

HGTV Dream Home
HGTV Dream Home 2015

Take a tour of the home we’ll be giving away. Look inside HGTV Dream Home 2015 now!