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Before you go on your next vacation, plan ahead with our in-depth city guides. Discover what there is to see and do in popular cities around the world.


10 Alternatives to the Las Vegas Vacation

 10 Alternatives to the Las Vegas Vacation

Las Vegas alternatives abound for the adventurous traveler. Learn about 10 Las Vegas alternatives that combine gambling with some local flavor. See more »

10 Tiny Towns with Big Tourism Dreams

 10 Tiny Towns with Big Tourism Dreams

Tiny towns with big tourism dreams often flaunt their most unique assets to attract visitors. Learn more about 10 unique tiny towns at HowStuffWorks. See more »

10 of the World's Most Touristy Cities

 10 of the World's Most Touristy Cities

What are the world's most touristy cities? Learn about 10 of the most touristy cities in the world. See more »

10 Sprawliest Cities in the United States

 10 Sprawliest Cities in the United States

What are the sprawliest cities in the United States? Learn about 10 of the sprawliest cities in the United States. See more »

10 Cities You Can See By Mass Transit

 10 Cities You Can See By Mass Transit

Mass transit can save you time and money when you're on vacation. Check out 10 cities you can see by mass transit on your next trip. See more »

Top 10 Filming Locations to Visit

 Top 10 Filming Locations to Visit

Filmmakers shoot their work all over the globe. Which places are the best for movie buffs? Read about 10 of the best filming locations to visit. See more »

How Gondolas Work

 How Gondolas Work

What makes gondolas so romantic? Read about Venice's famous gondolas at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Madrid Pictures

 Madrid Pictures

These Madrid pictures show you photos of the capital of Spain. See more pictures of Madrid and its landmarks. See more »

Beijing Pictures

 Beijing Pictures

Beijing pictures show photos of China's capital city. See pictures of Beijing in this photo gallery. See more »

The World's Most Beautiful Skylines

 The World's Most Beautiful Skylines

Skyline pictures show the best cityscapes, from Chicago to New York to Hong Kong and more. See pictures of the world's most beautiful city skylines. See more »