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Taking a day trip from Paris is as easy as hopping a train in any direction. If you've already visited Versailles or Monet's gardens at Giverny,... Read More

The verdict is in: For most travelers, good eats are as much of a draw as cultural immersion. And if you can't become a round-the-clock jet... Read More

Do the words “Cape Cod” conjure long lines of traffic, sunburns, and knickknack shops? Well, nowadays it also boasts fine-dining restaurants, tiny rum... Read More

Cape Cod is an annual summer destination to many leisure-seeking New Englanders. On the dawn of modern color photography in the late 20th century, Joel... Read More

1. Salt House Inn: P-town’s newest hotel ups the style quotient with white-on-white rooms and an eclectic breakfast spread (egg-and-chorizo tacos with... Read More

My father used to say that you were guaranteed good weather if you spotted a boat as you drove across the Cape Cod Canal—the thin strip of water that... Read More

Rio de Janeiro: As all eyes turn to Rio for the World Cup (and the 2012 UN Earth Summit and 2016 Olympics), the city is investing millions of reals into... Read More

See our list of 20 Great American Beaches. ... Read More

By Adrien Glover, with Jennifer Flowers, John Newton, and Tracy Ziemer ... Read More

Summer guests at Massachusetts coastal inns are always disappearing: off to bodysurf at Manchester's Singing Beach; to feast at one of Provincetown's... Read More

Kudos to Sophy Roberts for her superb article on Ladakh. I first came to know the region while reading Ancient Futures by Helena Norberg-Hodge, the... Read More

We live in New Mexico, where we enjoy the changing seasons. Rather than trying to escape winter, we look forward to it. If it gets too cold out, we... Read More

My dad, a dyed-in-the-wool Massachusetts Yankee, used to react forcefully every time he heard that Patti Paige song "Old Cape Cod," the one that goes, ... Read More

See our slideshow of America’s Best Retro Escapes. ... Read More

Provincetown, Massachusetts, was already a thriving art colony when my grandfather Morris Davidson first arrived there in 1919, following his service in... Read More

Never mind about the summer. In summer you aren't allowed to park on Commercial Street. In summer you can't park anywhere. I've known people who had to... Read More

Whether you're aiming to hole up with siblings for a low-key retreat into childhood reminiscence or to invite every cousin thrice removed to a tightly... Read More

See our slideshow of 2009 Travel Horoscopes. ... Read More

In July, my friend Jennifer and I decided to drive from Manhattan to Cape Cod so that she could capture the dunes and the Japanese black pines in pastel... Read More

Wintertime beaches are the stuff of romance—both the tempestuous, passionate kind of romance and the sitting-snug-by-a-crackling-fire kind. The vast... Read More

August 1995, Squibnocket Beach, Martha's Vineyard: the moment we fell in love with the clambake. Above the high-tide line was a band of smooth, flat ro... Read More

Legend has it that George Ives, the eccentric Civil War—era bandleader and father of the modern composer Charles Ives, used to have groups of musicians... Read More

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