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How to Spend the Perfect Long Weekend in Charleston

Charleston offers the perfect mix of Old World culture and contemporary flare in a small package. Founded in 1670, this South Carolina spot is one of America’s best colonial-era cities, exemplified by its well-preserved Historic District, which is chock-full of grand manors, cobblestone streets, and church steeples. Furthermore, an extensive collection of museums and monuments…

How to Have the Perfect Romantic Weekend in Montreal

All of the French with none of the jet lag — that’s Montreal’s appeal in a nutshell. Our francophone neighbor to the north is wonderfully within reach, yet it offers heaps of European charm. And that makes it perfect for a romantic weekend getaway a deux. Now that the frost of winter has finally (finally!)…

The Best Weekend Getaways in the Caribbean

We love a good weekend getaway — they’re the perfect cure when you’re yearning for some relaxation, but have to be in the office on Monday. While you may think domestically when it comes to weekend trips, some destinations in the Caribbean are perfectly suitable for a quick jaunt. We rounded up six beautiful Caribbean…

9 of the Best Long Weekend Getaways in the U.S

Sure, you might want to take several weeks (or even months) for an amazing trip. We’re right there with you. But for those who are short on vacation time (and/or cash), there’s a lot you can do in 72 hours. Whether you want to wind through a wine region with your significant other, bond with…

How to Spend the Perfect Mother-Daughter Weekend in London

When daughters are young, playtime often revolves around tea parties and fairytale palaces. We say, it’s time to book the ultimate upgrade — a weekend trip to London. England’s capital lets you tap into all the girlish fun of a full, proper tea heaped high with sugary treats plus a visit to a real palace…

This New Tool Helps You Find the Best and Cheapest Weekend Trips Available

Chicago, Illinois/Oyster With Memorial Day and Independence Day already behind us, there’s one long holiday weekend left to take advantage of this summer. Whether you have yet to escape this season — or you’d like to squeeze in another weekend getaway before the weather cools down — Labor Day is looming and the perfect time…

The Best Fall Weekend Getaways in the U.S.

If you thought summer was fun, there’s a ton of stuff on the books for fall. Noncommittal temperatures may be throwing a wrench in your ability to plan for this year’s fall foliage, but that doesn’t mean you can’t still plan a fantastic weekend getaway this autumn. While we love leaf-peeping as much as everyone…

Where to Go for a Cozy Weekend This Winter in the U.S.

The Cottonwoods Villa at Spring Creek Ranch/Oyster With fall in full force (and winter on the horizon), now is the perfect time to step away from your workaday routine and nestle into a long weekend retreat. After a day in the brisk air, there’s little better than getting snug with a cozy blanket and cocoa…

10 Incredible Labor Day Weekend Getaways

The Whiteface Lodge/Oyster Labor Day signals the unofficial end of summer, but don’t feel sad, because that just means it’s a prime opportunity to cap off the season with an amazing getaway. To help you decide where to go, we’ve rounded up some fresh ideas for a long weekend trip. The following destinations are perfect…

8 Budget-Friendly Weekend Trips From NYC

According to TripAdvisor’s Summer Vacation Value Report, New York City is one of the most popular destinations among tourists this summer. And if there’s one thing New Yorkers have some trouble dealing with (aside from waiting on line, bars that are too loud, bars that are too quiet, drivers who don’t know where they’re going,…