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From travel accessories to camping gifts they’ll actually use, give the travelers in your life something that makes the voyage easier or a little more luxurious—with a little help from the gear experts at AFAR.


The deep sea is so rarely visited—and so little understood—that it’s regularly compared to outer space. But it’s attracting adventurers intent on experiencing something out of the ordinary.

The tradition of artisanal rum making has become central to island life.

A chimp-saving conservationist, a child soldier turned tour guide, and a tradition-bucking fashion designer are helping to put sweet Salone on the travel map.

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CroisiEurope’s river cruises focus on reducing their environmental impact—and reaching peak cultural immersion in destinations including Paris and the Mekong River.
From river cruises to exclusive jungle lodges, the pioneering river cruise line, CroisiEurope, brings its distinctive approach to an extraordinary part of the world.
Alabama’s Gulf Shores and Orange Beach offer everything you need for a family-friendly vacation.
The spring break of your dreams is closer than you realized on Alabama’s beaches.
Experiencing Broadway in NYC is dazzling, unforgettable—and a little dizzying. Here’s what to keep in mind before hitting the Great White Way.
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Plan your NYC adventure around Broadway’s must-see shows making their debut in 2023 and 2024.
Cold-weather adventures await among incredible natural landscapes when you visit Estes Park, a gem of a mountain town near Denver.
In Sheridan, the spirit of the West is alive and well all year long, whether you’re exploring the outdoors deep in the heart of the backcountry or discovering a bounty of impeccable craftwork on display in town.
In every corner of this vibrant Midwestern community in Missouri, from its celebrated jazz scene to a Vietnamese cafe, visionary women are transforming Kansas City.
Admire street art, art collections, and a sculpture park, and then explore the city’s creative culinary scene, for an inspiring trip filled with cultural experiences that are scientifically proven to relax you.
From Taiwanese street food to wood-fired Mediterranean and legendary barbecue, this all-American city just might surprise you, thanks to these tips from Max Kaniger, the founder of a local non-profit addressing food insecurity.
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From s’mores to kid-friendly spas, playgrounds with zip lines to playrooms full of games, at these hotels in and near California’s Yosemite National Park, families will have no shortage of nature-fueled fun.
These forests offer landscapes that are as beautiful as national parks—and often with fewer crowds.
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