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  • World's 15 Most Stunning Mountaintop Hotels Posted at March 1, 2016 in Fodor's Travel travelfree Some of the world’s most breathtaking resorts are located far from sea level. Nestled in mountain ranges and perched on top of desert cliffs, these hotels offer visitors picturesque views and quiet retreats away from the hustle of everyday life. Here are our picks for the world’s most stunning mountaintop hotels. —Emily Wasserman and Amanda Oppold
  • What You Need to Know About Surge Pricing at Disney Parks Posted at March 1, 2016 in Fodor's Travel disney-parks-surge-pricing Taking a cue from Uber and other players in the travel industry, Disney has introduced surge pricing—what it’s calling “seasonal pricing”—at both Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort. Announced Saturday via a blog post and implemented Sunday, the new demand-based pricing policy may have you paying up to 20 percent more for single-day tickets at peak times of year, particularly in summer months and in December. It’s important to ... Read More
  • 25 Things to Do in New York This Spring Posted at February 29, 2016 in Fodor's Travel travelfree Whether your sights are set on a botanical garden or a beer garden, there's no lack of fair-weather fun to be had in New York this spring. The Tribeca Film Festival anchors a season of cultural musts that span from highbrow art exhibitions worth screaming for (Munch paintings, anyone?) to come-as-you-are music festivals in Brooklyn. And with the crack of the bat at Yankee Stadium and Citi Field, New York is ... Read More
  • 5 Washington, D.C. Neighborhoods Locals Love Posted at February 29, 2016 in Fodor's Travel 14370377640_ea7d06cf5b_k Talk to any longtime D.C. local, and you’re likely to hear a common refrain: the District is so different than it used to be. A grand revival is underway in the city, with an invigorated food-and-drink scene and a housing boom that’s spreading across all four quadrants, from Georgetown to Anacostia. But some neighborhoods have seen a more drastic shift than others. Here are five areas that have Washingtonians more ... Read More
  • 20 Ultimate Things to Do in New York City Posted at February 29, 2016 in Fodor's Travel travelfree From Wall Street's skyscrapers to the neon of Times Square to Central Park's leafy paths, New York City pulses with an irrepressible energy. History meets hipness in this global center of entertainment, fashion, media, and finance. World-class museums like MoMA and unforgettable icons like the Statue of Liberty beckon, but discovering the subtler strains of New York's vast ambition is equally rewarding: ethnic enclaves and shops, historic streets of dignified ... Read More