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Great Getaways Blog
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View CommentsNov 02, 2015 at 05:05 PM | By Alice Shapin
Fall for these discounts on great fall destinations
View CommentsOct 02, 2015 at 11:00 AM | By Alice Shapin
This small town's annual festival has real German roots
View CommentsSep 25, 2015 at 11:30 AM | By Candyce H. Stapen
All within a day's (designated) drive.
View CommentsSep 04, 2015 at 12:00 PM | By Todd Kliman

Does it really matter where we walk? Can a stroll past honking cars and suburban shopping centers still be a journey of discovery? To find out, the author walked 14 miles home from Washington, DC.

City scenes, wetland paths, rocky trails—Washington has plenty of opportunities for you to stretch your legs.

Spend a weekend eating and drinking your way through the South.

Fifty things every local needs to do.


Colonial history, vintage shops, and more fresh seafood than you could possibly eat.
These places let you customize your picnic experience, from wine to fresh blankets.
A handy, dandy chart to find your perfect summer spot.
Here's the very best of what these neighboring Northern Virginia towns have to offer.
When and where to start, and how to plan your trip.
Whether you prefer pools, lakes, or bay beaches, here are great nearby spots to dive in.