Couple walking through the Waipio Valley. Photo: Tor Johnson / The Hawaii Tourism

10 Reasons to Visit the Big Island, Hawaii

Sunbathe on a green-sand beach, stargaze from a mountaintop observatory, snorkel with sea turtles, and enjoy more unforgettable moments on Hawaii's Big Island.

Party Cruises: 10 Weekend Getaways at Sea

Make happy hour last all weekend by booking one of these 2- or 3-night party cruises from Miami, New York City, Los Angeles, and other U.S. ports.
Inverlochy Castle Hotel in Fort William, Scotland. Photo courtesy Inverlochy Castle Hotel

Scotland's Most Charming Castle Hotels

Live like royalty for a night at one of these Scottish castle hotels and manor houses.
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Bora Bora, French Polynesia.

Private Island Vacations: 7 Remote Resorts

You can't help but relax at one of these seven secluded resorts on private islands in the Caribbean and French Polynesia.
Dock and crystal clear waters in Cancun, Mexico

The Very Best of the Yucatan Peninsula

The best places to visit, the best hotels and restaurants, plus must-see, one-of-a-kind experiences on the Yucatan Peninsula and Tabasco and Chiapas.
Partying at the Paris Theater on Washington Avenue in Miami Beach.

5 Great Party Destinations

Whether you're planning a girlfriend getaway or a bachelor party, save your energy for nightlife in Vegas, New Orleans, Miami, New York, or Montego Bay.
The Paris Opera, designed by Charles Garnier as a "monument to art, to luxury, to pleasure."

Affordable Opera Options in Paris

You can find affordable ways to listen to arias by visiting one of these Paris bars and restaurants.
Tides Riviera Maya in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Photo courtesy Viceroy Hotel Group

10 Over-the-Top Valentine's Day Packages

We've rounded up some of the most outlandish, elaborate over-the-top and in some cases, ridiculous Valentine's Day deals.
Spa waiting area at the The Leela Palace Kempinski Udaipur, India.

Hotel Rooms with a View: 15 Top Picks

Upgrade to one of these 15 hotels, inns, and vacation rentals, where you'll enjoy incomparable views of oceans, lakes, mountains, forests, or skylines.
A reflection as seen in a valley basin atop Mount Evans in the Colorado Rockies. Courtesy Colorado Tourism

Romantic Mountain Getaways in North America

For couples looking to get away, North America's most beautiful mountain ranges have romantic lodges and cozy cabins.
<strong>By Hillary Richard McNamara</strong><br><br>When it comes to romance and adventure, <a href="http://www.frommers.com/destinations/hawaii/" target="_blank">Hawaii</a> has it all: secluded beaches, colorful sunsets, tropical rainforests, volcanic craters, coral reefs, canyons, and even an active volcano. With stable temperatures year-round and an abundance of outdoor activities, <a href="http://www.frommers.com/destinations/hawaii/0781020156.html" target="_blank">renting a vehicle</a> might not be the first thing that comes to mind while imagining a romantic Hawaii vacation -- but one of the best (and most convenient) ways to explore the main Hawaiian Islands is by car. Each island offers visitors its own unique natural wonders, many of which can be visited in the same day with the right itinerary.<br><br>These romantic, scenic drives showcase some of the best sights Hawaii has to offer. Regardless of whether you're a convertible type of couple or a four-wheel drive pair, remember to take as much time as you need to soak in the surroundings. The "spirit of aloha" is in the journey, after all.

Driving Hawaii: 5 Romantic Roads

These five romantic, scenic drives showcase some of the best sights Hawaii has to offer.
A glass-enclosed rooftop bar and the East Terrace at Salon de Ning provide year-round views from the 23rd floor of The Peninsula New York.

New York City's Best Year-Round Rooftop Bars and Terraces

A little winter chill can't stop the party at these New York City rooftop bars and terraces.
The Spa at Buccament Bay Resort, St. Vincent. Photo courtesy Buccament Bay Resort

5 Best New Spas in the Caribbean

Several spas have opened in the Caribbean within the last two years. Here are 6 spots to try a little pampering alongside your sun-bathing.
Astra Private Villa in Santorini, Greece

Luxury Hotels: 17 Resorts Worth the Splurge

For the special occasions when life is just too short to save, we've rounded up a list of 17 luxurious spa, beach, and city hotels that treat you right.
The Forum, Rome- Italy

Frommer's Favorite Experiences in Rome

Frommer's authors share their top memories of historic sights, restaurants, artists, and more in the eternal city.
Waikiki Beach, Honolulu

Frommer's Favorite Experiences in Oahu

Our top twelve memories of Oahu: Buy cheap leis, surf Waimea, sun on Waikiki, hunt down flea market bargains, and more.
The Seine, Quai D'Orleans, Ile Saint Louis.

13 Favorite Paris Moments

From the Eiffel Tower to the streets of Montmartre: a baker's dozen worth of don't-miss sites for your next Paris trip.
Overwater Bungalows in Moorea, French Polynesia

10 Extraordinary Islands

See 10 of the most magnificent islands around the globe -- from tiny isles to island nations, and from the well-trod to the totally uninhabited.
Elvis (okay...his wax replica) hasn't left the building at Madame Tussaud's, and there are lots of other famous people keeping him company.

Best of Las Vegas: 14 Favorite Moments

Vegas is designed to keep you entertained, satisfied, satiated, and distracted from the real world outside its glittering borders. Here's how they do it.
Vineyard at sunset in Chianti, Tuscany

Favorite Sights and Experiences in Tuscany and Umbria

Get ready to discover some of the best of both known and hidden in Italy's Tuscany and Umbria.
The Daintree Rainforest in Queensland, Australia.

Rainforest Resorts for Honeymooners and Romantics

A visit to one of these five remaining tropical rain forests just might be the ultimate sightseeing honeymoon.
People relaxing at a park along the river, Basel

10 Best River Cruises

What's the difference between cruising on the Rhine and Rhone? Check out these 10 best river and barge cruises to find out.
The pace of life is a little slower in Italy's deep south; here, the coast near Taormina, Sicily.

Sicily's Best Beaches

Sicily has more sandy beaches and dramatic coastline than almost any other region of Italy. Here are 6 beaches not to miss.
Marina at Vouliagmeni, a picturesque peninsula, situated on the eastern edge of Athens

10 Best Mediterranean Cruise Ports

From Athens to Villefranche-sur-Mer: The top 10 Mediterranean ports for casual cruisers and cultural explorers alike.
Sandwood Bay in the northern Highlands, Scotland.

5 Best Coastal Walks in Scotland

Our roundup of five great trails lets you discover the best of Scotland's magnificent coastal landscapes.