Enjoy the scenery as you drive into Charlottesville. Nestled among the Blue Ridge Mountains, the scenery is gorgeous (and free!). Start your day with brunchat Brookville, a cozy spot along the shops and restaurants of the Downtown Mall that serves hearty, creative American fare. Don’t skip the French-press coffee.
Afterward, explore what the Downtown Mall has to offer — there are a few cute and quirky stores — and continue on to the University of Virginia’s campus. Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the university, along with Jefferson’s home Monticello, are UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The Jeffersonian architecture and meticulously kept grounds will keep you busy for a bit.
When you’re ready to liven things up a bit, the immediate Charlottesville area offers a variety of wineries and breweries to get your drink on. Veritas Vineyard and Winery offers a great tour and wine tasting for about $12 per person. In the evening, when you’re ready to hit the town, head back to Downtown Mall, where most of the Charlottesville night life is located. Start at Commonwealth Restaurant and Skybar, where you can get a great meal along with a delicious cocktail. Sip them on the roof if the weather is nice. Afterward, wrap up the night at The Whiskey Jar for some well-crafted mixed drinks, a late night menu and live music on the weekends.
Hawai'i is a dream destination for many travelers. The island paradise boasts beautiful weather, breathtaking scenery and tons of activities. But a trip here can turn into a disaster if you go at the wrong time. So, which months are best?
All Nippon Airways (ANA) is the largest airline in Japan. With flights from the United States to Japan and all of Asia, it's the perfect airline to book your next trip with. From ANA's amazing in-flight food to its excellent customer service, it comes as no surprise ANA has been awarded five stars for its seventh consecutive year by the SKYTRAX World Airline Rating.
Set one foot inside Kimpton's Palm Springs property, The Rowan, and you will immediately understand why it is such a popular addition to the Kimpton brand. Designed with a sleek, modern style synonymous with Kimpton, the interior is at once inviting and relaxing.
There comes a time in every parent's journey where they tire of shoving their kids' clothes into their own suitcase or whatever spares are around the house. Give budding travelers their own suitcase designed with kids in mind.
Oaxaca is, without a doubt, a city so impressive one must experience it firsthand to understand its splendor. It is an incomparable place that will leave you in awe of its cultural wealth, a place that invites you to experience the extraordinary. In this light, Posadas celebrates the opening of Grand Fiesta Americana Oaxaca, an irresistible option for enjoying this magnificent state in an exclusive and fascinating way.