Photo of an Amtrak train in the spring time.

How to Take a Loop of the Entire U.S. by Train

Travel 6,586 miles in one giant Amtrak circle of the United States — from New York to New Orleans, L.A., Seattle and Chicago — for less than $1,000.

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Portland on a Budget: 15 Museums & More You Can Visit for Free

From Stark’s Vacuum Museum to Powell’s City of Books and Forest Park, Portland is packed with free exhibits, tours and other attractions.

Photo of the Biosphere museum in Montreal, North America's only museum dedicated entirely to the environment.

Montreal on a Budget: 15 Museums & More You Can Visit for Free

From The Biosphere to Mount Royal and the pool at Parc Jarry, Montreal is chock-full of free exhibits, festivals and other attractions.

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The Cheapest & Most Expensive Destinations for Spring Break

This list ranks the 50 most popular spring break destinations in the U.S. based on the average cost of flights, hotel rooms, cocktails, pints of beer, and the total number of cheap bars.

Friends on spring break in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

10 Awesome & Unexpected Spring Break Destinations

Beach-based spring breaks can be crowded and expensive. Veer off the beaten path toward one of these cheaper, activity-filled places.

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Ranking: The Best & Worst Airports for Food in the U.S.

Airports aren’t known for their food, but some have solid options. We ranked the 50 biggest airports in the U.S. based on which have the best dining.