Destinations

Travel destinations are the stuff of daydreams and memories. Discover the many options available such as adventure travel, city guides and family vacations.

When you think of taking a vacation do you dream of relaxing on a beach? Or does your mind turn to something a little wilder -- an African safari or agritoursim chores?

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.

Plan a trip that your kids will remember for a lifetime. Learn more about coastal and lake vacations like Myrtle Beach and Lake Placid.

Travel the nation state-by-state and discover the best family-friendly destinations in North America. Learn more about family vacations in North America.

Family reunions are stereotyped as being dull, but things are changing. Today, families often take destination trips or even cruises together. In this section we'll explore every aspect of planning a family reunion, whether close to home or far away.

The world's famous landmarks inspire wonder and have been celebrated for centuries. Learn more about famous landmarks like the Eiffel Tower and the Taj Mahal.

National park is a term used to denote a reserved area of land owned by the government. Explore all of the parks and learn about their natural scenery and historic values.

Most cities are the home of numerous parades and festivals. Plan a family vacation and enjoy the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade or the National Cherry Blossom Festival.

Road trips with family or friends are a perfect way to see the country. Explore ideas and tips for road trips in these articles.

Scenic drives in the United States offer up a wide variety of stunning views. Explore over one hundred articles, taking you through every state in the nation.

Spring break is a great time to get out, but it can be hard to avoid the crowds. Get ideas for family-oriented spring break trips in these articles.

When school is out, many families hit the road. Read up on RV trips, camping and summer vacations in these articles.

Enjoy the roller coasters and attractions that theme parks have to offer. From Walt Disney World and Six Flags to Cedar Point fun will be had by all!

If you're looking to get out on a beautiful hiking trail or explore a national park, North America boasts an embarrassment of riches. In this section you can find guides for hiking some of the most popular trails, parks and wilderness areas in the United States and Canada.

Whether you're traveling with grandchildren to the zoo or with adult companions overseas, HowStuffWorks has everything you need to know about making the most of traveling as a retiree.

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, HowStuffWorks has everything you need to know about making the most of traveling.

Whether you're a kid or young at heart zoos and aquariums keep you in touch with nature. Explore the Bronx Zoo and the Georgia Aquarium.