If you and your partner prefer to take in a city’s cultural offerings while you travel, consider a trip to a city brimming with a variety of museums. Start with these destinations, home to dozens of museums each.
Amsterdam is home to many museums including some honoring famous Dutch figures. Head to the Van Gogh Museum to learn more about the Dutch painter. Explore the Rijksmuseum, the Dutch national museum of art and history. On a somber note, visit the Anne Frank House, where the diarist lived in hiding during World War II.
There are incredible museums in London for many interests. Check out the British Museum’s vast collection of artifacts detailing human history. If you’re more interested in fiction than fact, make your way to the Sherlock Holmes Museum, the world’s first museum dedicated to the famous fictional detective.
The Big Apple has something for every museum-goer. The Museum of Sex (), the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the 9/11 Memorial & Museum are some standouts. There are numerous free museums and some offer free admission days for the budget-conscious couple.
Learn more about Japanese culture at Tokyo’s museums. The Tokyo National Museum is the largest art museum in Japan. It houses an impressive collection of Asian art. Explore the unique Ghibli Museum, showcasing the Japanese animation of Studio Ghibli.
When the winter weather and early sunsets have you feeling a little sad with Seasonal Affective Disorder, planning a wellness retreat can be a good way to perk up.
For most of us, time in the car is “me time.” You can listen to that podcast you’re captivated by, blast that pop song and sing along at the top of your lungs or listen to the next chapter in that biography e-book you’re almost finished. A road trip only amplifies those opportunities. So, next time you’re traveling by road, take the wheel and take control. Opt for a rental car on your next vacation, rather than a rideshare, taxi or public transportation, and enjoy the open road on your own terms.
Scotland and Japan might share much in common at first glance, but they are in fact united by a love of whisky.
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.