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Travel 2020-11-23T21:34:22Z
Black Friday Deals

Away is offering luggage bundles for discounts of up to $125 as part of its first-ever Black Friday sale

This year, for its first-ever Black Friday sale, Away is offering luggage bundles for up to $125 off.
Travel 2020-11-20T22:08:00Z
Sofitel MyBed

Here's where you can buy the same custom mattresses that these 13 hotel brands use in their guest rooms

If you love a hotel mattress, use one at home. Hotel brands including Marriott, Hilton, Disney, and more sell their custom mattresses online.
Travel 2020-11-20T20:28:00Z
All our ideas on safer summer travel 4x3

6 safer, expert-backed ways to take a vacation during the pandemic, from road trips to private vacation rentals and remote campsites

If you're seeking a safe vacation during COVID, we rounded up every option we've covered for close-to-home ideas based on expert advice.
Travel 2020-11-20T19:05:34Z

The Renaissance Reno Downtown offers a gambling- and smoke-free environment that emphasizes Reno's overlooked artistic side — plus it has comprehensive new COVID protocols

The Renaissance Reno Downtown emphasizes the city's art scene with a street-art themed bar, murals by local artists, and a new Art Studio package.
Travel 2020-11-19T19:40:59Z

TravelPro's expandable carry-on is one of the best soft-sided suitcases on the market today — here's why

The Travelpro Platinum Elite Expandable Carry-On is a soft-sided but durable suitcase that holds far more than just your weekend essentials.
Travel 2020-11-18T22:22:18Z

Set on 57 acres just outside Santa Fe and featuring private patios, easy access to nature, and new COVID-19 protocols, the Four Seasons Resort Rancho Encantado is a splurge-worthy stay

The Four Seasons Resort Rancho Encantado features perks like spacious accommodations, in-room fireplaces, private patios, and ample outdoor offerings.
Travel 2020-11-18T16:27:22Z

The best RV mattresses for long road trips

There are many elements to consider when planning RV trips, but for a peaceful night's rest, a good RV mattress is a must. Here are the best of 2020.
Travel 2020-11-17T21:50:24Z

9 vacation rentals for hosting intimate microweddings, including a lakeside castle, a retreat set on a winery, and a private ski lodge

As brides and grooms rethink having large ceremonies due to COVID-19, consider these vacation rentals ideal for a small, intimate wedding.
Travel 2020-11-17T18:05:00Z

Which is safer: Airbnb or hotels? Here's what doctors and the CDC say.

Airbnbs and hotels are continuing to court travelers with stringent new cleaning and protocols. But which is safer? Experts break both down.
Travel 2020-11-16T21:48:17Z

The best ski hotels in the US

If you're ready to hunker down in a mountain chic retreat with views of the slopes, we found the best ski hotels in the US to suit a range of budgets.
Travel 2020-11-16T18:23:56Z

The best Airbnbs in Savannah

Savannah is a well-preserved historical escape offering year-round outdoor fun. We've rounded up top-rated Airbnbs in the city at a range of prices.
Travel 2020-11-16T18:11:00Z

12 easy home decor tricks to steal from the world's top hotel designers

Design gurus from Nate Berkus to the minds behind iconic hotels like the W Downtown Atlanta share simple home decor tips anyone can try.
Travel 2020-11-13T21:03:00Z

The best Airbnbs in Vermont

Whether you're craving a woodsy hike or planning to hit the slopes this winter, there's plenty to do in Vermont, and an Airbnb to match.
Travel 2020-11-13T20:15:17Z

The best romantic hotels in the US for COVID-19 era newlyweds

We found the best romantic hotels in the US from budget stays to splurge-worthy resorts. These spots offer honeymooners privacy in idyllic settings.
Travel 2020-11-13T17:14:07Z

I used Tentrr to book a private, secluded glampsite for a remote getaway — here's how the platform works and why I'll gladly be using it again

Tentrr connects campers with private landowners for secluded experiences that fall between camping and glamping. Here's what it's like to use.
Travel 2020-11-12T18:11:00Z

Is it safe to travel for the holidays? Here's what doctors, a microbiologist, and a travel pro told us.

Many are wondering: Is holiday travel safe during COVID? And perhaps, should I travel? Here's what experts say about the risks and best precautions.
Travel 2020-11-12T17:35:00Z

The best hotels in Maui

Hawaii recently lifted its 14-day quarantine for those with negative COVID-19 tests. Here are the best hotels in Maui, plus their new COVID policies.
Travel 2020-11-11T22:28:02Z

I've been using the Samsonite Centric suitcase for several years, and it has all the qualities you need in a solid carry-on bag

The Samsonite Centric 20" Hardside Expandable Luggage is a high-quality carry-on suitcase at an excellent price. Right now, it's also 50% off.
Travel 2020-11-11T20:06:00Z

The best vacation rentals in the Outer Banks on Airbnb and Vrbo

Miles of protected coastline, affordable rentals on Airbnb and Vrbo, and the occasional wild horse make the Outer Banks an ideal beach getaway.
Travel 2020-11-11T16:47:00Z

Are Airbnbs safe? We spoke to experts, a company representative, and an Airbnb host on everything you should know before booking someone's home

Here's what a doctor, the CDC, and representatives from Airbnb say about whether it's safe to book a vacation rental during COVID-19.
Travel 2020-11-10T22:46:44Z

10 of the coolest Airbnbs in the US, from a boxcar bunkhouse to an underground hobbit home

We scoured listings to find highly-rated, one-of-a-kind Airbnbs located across the US for unique stays ranging from $71 to $400 per night.
Travel 2020-11-10T17:01:00Z

12 home upgrades to make yours feel like a luxury hotel — from sumptuous sheets to indulgent bath amenities

These hotel-inspired finds, ranging from fluffy towels to spa-like slippers, replicate a five-star experience under your own roof.
Travel 2020-11-10T16:53:00Z

The best affordable Airbnbs in Hilton Head

Hilton Head is an upscale resort and beach town known for being expensive, but we found highly-rated Airbnbs starting as low as $59 per night.
Reviews 2020-11-10T15:22:00Z

21 virtual wine tastings hosted by vineyards, experts, and winemakers from around the world — including a live Zoom tasting with Sarah Jessica Parker

Many virtual wine tastings are BYO and free to join while others come with bottles sent directly to your doorstep prior to the class.
Travel 2020-11-09T20:31:27Z

The best East Coast ski resorts and where to stay

We chose the best ski resorts from New England to North Carolina that appeal to all ages and abilities, plus the best ski hotels to stay at for each.
Travel 2020-11-09T16:15:00Z

13 cozy and affordable Airbnb cabins in Upstate New York

These Upstate New York Airbnbs are cabins, cottages, and barns ideal for spending cozying up and social distancing, within three hours of NYC.
Travel 2020-11-06T22:10:00Z

The best Airbnbs in Florida

If you're considering a private vacation rental in Florida, these top-rated Airbnb homes are all priced under $240 per night.
Travel 2020-11-06T21:06:00Z

Are rental cars safe to drive right now? We talked to 3 leading experts to find out.

We talked to experts including an infectious disease specialist to find out if rental cars are safe, and the best precautions to take in the pandemic.
Travel 2020-11-06T17:25:42Z

8 famous homes from TV shows and movies you can book on Airbnb, from the "Caddyshack" yacht to a Waco home from "Fixer Upper"

One idea to spice up your next vacation? Consider visiting an Airbnb made famous by a movie or TV show.
Travel 2020-11-05T21:39:41Z

The best farm stay vacations in the US

Staying on a farm is a rural escape and an easy way to connect with nature, complete with fresh air, wide-open spaces, and plenty of solitude.
Travel 2020-11-05T17:36:00Z

The best hotels in New Orleans

Festivals, vibrant food and music, and a historic French Quarter make New Orleans a prime destination. Here are the best hotels, with new COVID protocols.
Travel 2020-11-05T15:17:48Z

Massanutten Resort in Virginia features condo-style rooms and 6,000 acres of hiking trails, ski slopes, adventure parks, and more — here's what it's like during the pandemic

Nestled in the Shenandoah Valley, Massanutten Resort is an all-season destination that will delight outdoor lovers — and it has strict COVID policies.
Travel 2020-11-04T18:07:04Z

One of the most historic hotels in New Orleans, The Roosevelt is a 5-star stay with strong new COVID protocols in place

One of the city's most historic hotels, The Roosevelt New Orleans is open, along with most of its amenities, but with new COVID protocols in place.
Travel 2020-11-03T22:12:17Z

The best ski resorts in Utah and where to stay

Utah is home to laid-back slopes and luxury resorts. These are the best ski resorts in Utah, plus the best ski hotels to stay at for each.
Travel 2020-11-03T21:50:14Z

The best Airbnbs in Palm Springs

We rounded up some of the best Airbnbs in Palm Springs for travelers seeking magazine-worthy design, private pools, and COVID-safe lodgings.
Travel 2020-11-02T20:32:42Z

The Grand Bohemian Asheville is an upscale, art-centric mountain lodge steps from The Biltmore — but its COVID-19 protocols have room for improvement

I wanted to find a hotel I trusted to handle COVID-19 safely. As a Kessler loyalist, I was drawn to their Asheville haunt: the Grand Bohemian Hotel.
Travel 2020-10-30T22:01:00Z

The best Airbnbs with pools in the US

Don't have your own pool? We found top-rated Airbnbs with private pools across the US, ranging from $49 to $450 per night.
Travel 2020-10-30T19:10:15Z

7 caves in the US you can book if you want to live under a rock for the rest of the year

If you're looking for a truly remote getaway, head underground to these cave and rock-themed hotels and vacation rentals across the US.
Travel 2020-10-30T14:24:00Z

I took my family to a Palm Springs Airbnb for our first post-lockdown getaway — here's how it went

I've reported extensively on safe vacations and travel during COVID — here's why I decided on Airbnb based on everything I know and what it was like.
Travel 2020-10-29T21:51:00Z

Despite being one of the largest hotels in the city, the Hyatt Regency New Orleans won me over with its strong pandemic response and rates starting at just $70

The Hyatt Regency New Orleans is a talismanic hotel for the city, and the property currently offers attractive rates and reassuring COVID protocols.
Travel 2020-10-29T18:30:54Z

The Roxbury Hotel in the Catskills features over-the-top themed rooms from Jetsons-style suites to a cottage with a pumpkin carriage bathroom — here's what staying there was like during the pandemic

I would gladly return to The Roxbury hotel thanks to whimsical themed rooms, standalone cottages with private entrances, and strict COVID protocols.
Travel 2020-10-29T14:53:00Z

Is it safe to travel by train during a pandemic? Doctors and cleaning experts weigh in, plus details on new protocols from Amtrak.

To find out if train travel is safe right now, we talked to experts and an Amtrak representative to break down risks to know if boarding during COVID.
Reviews 2020-10-29T13:54:00Z

Grafomaps' custom map posters and T-shirts make great personalized gifts — here's what it's like to design them

Grafomap is a website that lets you design custom map posters and T-shirts of any place in the world. Here's our review of the maps and T-shirts.
Reviews 2020-10-29T13:08:00Z

This expandable pet carrier is a versatile option for cats and small dogs — it's comfortable and my cat loves it

Mr. Peanut's Platinum Series Expandable Tote is an airline-approved pet carrier for cats and small dogs. Extra features include luggage and seat belt straps.
Travel 2020-10-28T16:52:00Z

The best pet-friendly hotels in the US

Hotels across the US include pet-friendly perks from plush pet beds and fresh-baked dog treats to in-house dog parks and "yappy" hours.
Travel 2020-10-27T20:44:00Z

12 popular Airbnbs with flexible cancellation policies you can lock in now for next year with no risk

Due to COVID, many of Airbnb's most popular listings are available to book with less notice and more relaxed cancellation policies than is typical.
Travel 2020-10-27T16:23:00Z

The best ski resorts in Colorado and where to stay

Colorado is home to 28 ski areas, from family-run hills to mega-mountains. Here are the best ski resorts in Colorado, plus the best hotels for each.
Travel 2020-10-27T16:10:00Z

The best cheap hotels in Las Vegas

Many of the best hotels in Las Vegas are sophisticated, fun, and under $100 per night. Here are our top picks with updated COVID-19 policies for each.
Travel 2020-10-26T20:31:00Z

I stayed at Hotel June in L.A., which is offering day rates for professionals looking for WFH alternatives, but I think you'll find the strongest value if you make a night out of it

With chic decor, an inviting pool, and a must-try restaurant, Hotel June is much more than an airport hotel. Here's what it's like to stay here.
Travel 2020-10-26T20:23:00Z

Is travel safe? We interviewed experts on risks associated with flying, booking hotels or Airbnbs, renting cars, and more, plus ideas on safe vacations during COVID-19

Experts across medicine, the travel industry, and major lodging brands discuss risks and best protocols for safe travel. Here's what to know.
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