London's Tower Bridge on the Thames at sunset, image
Paris' Notre Dame on the Seine at twilight, image

Europe’s top destinations remain locked in eternal rivalry as they vie for your heart—and vacation time.

Readers' Favorite

View of Honolulu with a rainbow from Diamond Head, image

Hawaii's capital will lure you from the beach with enticing restaurants, hopping neighborhoods, and a journey into the past.

Editors' Pick

Sempervirens Falls in Big Basin Redwoods State Park, image
plate of abalone at the Plumed Horse, image
Jin Suzuki of Hachi Ju Hachi in the kitchen arranging food, image
Hakone gardens in Saratoga California, image
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In the Santa Clara Valley, a town that sits at the foot of the Santa Cruz Mountains combines classy eats and country getaways.

Urban Excursions

Visiting Cannery Row today, you'd be hard-pressed to recognize that once gritty place.

Hot springs, dinosaurs, and buffalo burgers abound in Thermopolis, a small Wyoming town....

A small, historic mountain town features gorgeous views, country tunes, local art, and the...

A few blocks of Portland's downtown, the West End, is full of inventive crafts and artisan...

Reel in history, shopping and good eats while exploring this former Scandanavian enclave...

Outdoor Getaways

Four mountain towns deliver the best of winter.

Tahoe City culture thrives with festivals, live performances, cinema, and down-to-earth...

The Point Reyes area provides a perfect getaway with its tranquil beaches, local foods and...

Brave the serpentine Hana Highway and your reward is a lush rain forest wonderland and a...

A national park near Torrey, Utah, boasts sandstone monoliths in Cathedral Valley and a...

Global Locales

A castle fit for a fairytale awaits in Germany along the Rhine River.

A reconstructed Buddhist temple in Japan is covered in gold leaf.

Escape to the Mexican Riviera, take a train through the Canadian Rockies, or cruise Europe'...

Enjoy the slow life in the villages of the Cinque Terre on the Italian Riviera.

Paris unfurls at your feet along its famed boulevard.

Special Interest

AAA shares seven important facts about what your policy covers.

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Inspector 580 keeps her identity a secret but reveals how she rates hotels and restaurants for AAA Diamonds.