New Orleans is easily one of the spookiest cities in the country -- thanks to its old French colonial architecture, dark, cobbled streets, Voodoo traditions, and association with Anne Rice's vampire series. So it's no surprise that the Big Easy offers plenty of fun and festive ways to ring in All Hallow's Eve. Here are but a few of the city's finest ways to celebrate Halloween this month.
11 Brooklyn-esque Neighborhoods in Cities You Wouldn't Expect
Even though the New York City borough offers plenty of unique, diverse, and culturally enlightening neighborhoods of its own, there are many mini Brooklyns around the world that are worth a visit, too. Rich in art, food, architecture, shopping, nightlife, and more, there are an abundance of factors that define these areas as havens.
9 Stylish Boutique Hotels in Austin for $500/Night or Less
Austin is hot right now. Long a destination among well-heeled travelers, it’s now become a popular spot with millennials, thanks in large party to the hipster appeal of Downtown’s lively Sixth Street. Here visitors can find bars, galleries, barbeque joints, and much more – all at a reasonable price. Still, the city is not cheap – especially when considering hotels. But in exchange for somewhat higher rates than those you may find in Dallas, Austin visitors can stay in stylish boutique…
With fear of terrorism spreading across Europe, and continued unrest in regions of the Middle East and northern Africa, many travelers are opting for Latin America. Many countries in Latin America get high marks for safety, and (bonus) also happen to be beautiful, culturally-rich destinations. Cases in point: these eight places we've handpicked.
This Is Your Last Chance to Stay at NYC’s Waldorf Astoria Before It Closes Indefinitely
Say it isn’t so: New York’s beloved Waldorf Astoria will close on Wednesday, March 1, for an undetermined period of time. In 2014 the property was purchased for nearly $2 billion by Chinese conglomerate Anbang Insurance Group Co., which announced plans last June to convert many of the iconic hotel’s 1,413 rooms into luxury condominiums. The massive renovation kicks off next week, making the upcoming days your last chance to stay in the historic hotel as we all know it.
You think airport, and you think heavy bags, crowds, hassle, and Auntie Anne's. But happily, fitness facilities and healthy restaurants at airports are on a major upward trajectory. We've highlighted these eight U.S. airports for their exceptional wellness outlets.