Victoria Falls is one of the world's most impressive natural wonders—but what happens as the region gets drier and hotter? Victoria Falls is one the biggest and most awe-inspiring waterfalls on the planet.
New Mexico’s picturesque preserve won a campaign for federal protection, and others aren’t far behind. It’s easy to think of national parks as untouchable—grand, immovable fixtures in our natural environment.
As the erupting Taal Volcano blankets some regions in ash, find out how travel is affected—and what might happen if there’s a bigger blast. On January 12, the sudden and spectacular eruption of Taal Volcano
Madeira is renowned for its landscapes, lore—and its legendary wine, which graced the tables of America’s Founding Fathers. According to legend, when 15th-century Portuguese explorers happened upon a and
As blazes rage across the country, find out how tourism is affected and how you can help. The dawn of the new decade has been dominated by images of Australia in flames. The devastating bushfires (wildfires)
It’s less about where you’re traveling than how you can travel better. We asked more than a dozen industry experts what travel will look like in 2020, and the overwhelming consensus is that this year—more
Home to real-life devils and 2,000-year-old trees, this epic isle takes travelers on an adventure of a lifetime. “Explore the possibilities” reads the license plate of my rental car, complete with a Tasmanian
Beautiful but deadly, Italy’s Stromboli offers more than just a fiery peak. What it’s like to live in the shadow of an active volcano Nicknamed the “lighthouse of the Mediterranean” for its steady towering
Beyond Barcelona, Asturias entices with gorgeous landscapes and world-class cuisine. This is a meal I could eat nowhere else, it occurs to me around the seventh course. I’m in the mountains of Asturias,
Here’s where to see majestic animals and help to preserve their habitat in Sierra Leone, Rwanda, and South Africa. Wildlife excursions in Africa are going deeper, highlighting less-visited regions and
From Australia to Morocco, readers share heartwarming travel tales of rescue, generosity, and surprise serenades. Whether it’s a flat tire, a missed train, or a lost wallet, an unexpected mishap can foil
This comeback American city is making a splash with global cuisine, amazing art, and a revolutionary spirit. Think of Detroit, Cleveland, and Cincinnati: resurgent, postindustrial American cities that
In Paso Robles, an adventurous spirit is inspiring a community of sustainable-minded winemakers, distillers, and brewers. Between the well-trafficked California wine regions of Napa and Sonoma to the and
Find rolling foothills, orchards, and wineries on a road trip beside the Blue Ridge Mountains. Before becoming America’s third president, Thomas Jefferson was in many ways its premier traveler. As ambassador
Where to go, what to know, and how to see the world right now. The world awaits. Where will you go next? Our editors and explorers pick the planet’s 25 most exciting destinations for the year ahead. To