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U.S. national parks saw record numbers of visitors in 2014

U.S. national parks saw record numbers of visitors in 2014

Golden Gate National Recreation Area topped the list of the most visited, but which one was most popular?
America’s most amazing hotel pools

America’s most amazing hotel pools

Sharks, hot springs, mountain vistas, water elevators -- all without having to leave room service delivery range
Best places to see Christmas lights in the U.S.

Best places to see Christmas lights in the U.S.

Of all Christmas traditions out there, one has an All-American pedigree: electric Christmas tree lights
Best places to dine with celebrities in the U.S.

Best places to dine with celebrities in the U.S.

Even the most beautiful people have to eat some time. When they do, make sure you're there
Hawaii's coolest beach bars

Hawaii's coolest beach bars

These waterfront watering holes have killer ocean views, creative drinks and the mahalo vibe we demand
Lonely Planet picks top 10 U.S. destinations for 2015

Lonely Planet picks top 10 U.S. destinations for 2015

Can't wait to book your ticket to Indianapolis and Oakland? The venerable guidebook is right there with you
10 most popular U.S. apres ski hotels

10 most popular U.S. apres ski hotels

Whether you hit the black diamonds or bunny slopes, these resorts offer the post-downhill pampering needed to get you back on your skis
Hungry for change: 10 wacky U.S. restaurants

Hungry for change: 10 wacky U.S. restaurants

Unique dining experiences that put good fun, fantasy and more on the menu
New York's best street food

New York's best street food

New York may be a paradise of Zagat-rated restaurants, but some of its best food can be found on the streets
Top places to eat Thanksgiving dinner in the U.S.

Top places to eat Thanksgiving dinner in the U.S.

You can save your thanks -- and your yam-enameled dishes -- for the staffs at these Turkey Day sanity preserves
23 reasons Portland is still the world's best beer city

23 reasons Portland is still the world's best beer city

Cities around the world have closed the brew gap, but the Oregon city's innovative scene continues to lead the beer parade
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EXPERT'S GUIDE

From swanky oceanfront resorts to redwood-lined camping shores, the Golden State's 840 miles of coastline offer beaches for everyone

CULINARY JOURNEYS

San Sebastian's top restaurants show us why this small Spanish town is a global culinary capital