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The Most Beautiful Hotel Room Views Our Editors Enjoyed in 2023

Set your sights on something pretty.

The Best Hotel Breakfasts We Ate This Year

We ate very well in 2023.

The 18 Most Beautiful Hot Springs Around the World, from Iceland to Japan

Consider this the ultimate hot spring bucket list—even if you can't swim in all of them.

Where to Eat, Stay, and Play in the Bahamas

With natural wonders, white-sand beaches, and authentic Caribbean food, the Bahamas has something for every kind of traveler.

The Biggest Wellness Travel Trends for 2024

From biohacking beach vacations in Hawaii to sexual intimacy retreats in Spain, our approach to wellness travel is more intentional than ever.

Where You Should Travel in 2024, According to Your Sign

Our go-to astrologer, Steph Koyfman, on which destination will speak to you most in the year ahead.

Trevor Noah on Traveling the World for Standup, His Favorite South African Dishes, and More

The Emmy-award winning comedian just released his fourth standup special on Netflix.

The 9 Most Visited Cities in the United States

From coast to coast, see which metropolises made the cut.

Our Favorite Condé Nast Traveler Stories of the Year

From epic travelogues to charming essays, these are the stories we hope you didn't miss in 2023.

Christmas in Paris: The 10 Best Things to See and Do

When the City of Light sparkles a little more.
Style & Culture

On Location: The Fantastical Travels of Emma Stone in ‘Poor Things’

Stone's Bella Baxter careens across Europe, and every city she visits leaves her changed.

Editor’s Letter: Introducing Our 30th Annual Gold List

Plus Alaska, Athens, and more in our January/February issue.
Food & Drink

The Dos and Don'ts of Traveling With Alcohol in Your Checked Bags

Here are some tips for how to safely pack alcohol for a flight without ruining your clothes (or losing that good wine).

A New Retro Sleeper Train Will Take Travelers from Rome to the Dolomites

Made of refitted carriages from the 1990s, the train is a game changer for Italian ski season.

These Louis Vuitton Bags Designed By Frank Gehry Will Upgrade Any Airport Outfit

Frank Gehry's masterful design whimsy and the fashion house's iconic Capucines bags collide.

Houston—Where Vietnamese Flavors Meet Texas Smoke

A new generation of Vietnamese Texans are bringing their duality to the kitchen, with a delicious result.

6 Movies from the Asian Film Canon That Will Make You Want to Travel

It's time to set-jet, from the neon alleys of Hong Kong to the summer camp that is New York's Fire Island.

California's Craft Sake Movement Has Come Into Its Own

For California’s sake makers, Japanese discipline and American ingenuity are the key to success.
Islands & Beaches

The Best Beaches in Florida

Our favorite spots for sun and sand along the 1,197-mile coastline.

How to Spend Christmas in New York City

Our editors' favorite holiday activities in the city they call home.

The Best New Restaurants in New York City

For modern Jewish food in Brooklyn, street tacos near Union Square, and natural French wines in the West Village.
Style & Culture

In Panama, Finding Connection and Community Through Dancing

On the streets of Panama City, writer Kiersten Marie Brown learned that dance is a language spoken by all.

The Best Places to Travel in January, From the Dolomites to the Caribbean

New year, new destinations.

Massimo Bottura and Lara Gilmore Want Us to Rethink Italian Hospitality

In their new book ‘Slow Food, Fast Cars,’ Lara Gilmore and Massimo Bottura happily marry the genres of cookbook, essay collection, and lifestyle exhibition catalog.

The 21 Most Beautiful Islands in the Caribbean

Empty beaches, azure water, towering peaks—what's not to love?

Auberge Resorts Is Collaborating With Sanctum, a Wellness-Meets-Workout Experience

Sanctum wants to connect our minds to our bodies and get us out of the habit of putting our lives into autopilot.

2023 Readers’ Choice Awards: The Top Hotels in London

Nothing beats the pleasure of checking into these London hotels.
Style & Culture

What to Wear in Dubai, According to Stylist Oumayma Elboumeshouli

What you need in your case for a city where a power suit and bikini go hand-in-hand.
Train Journeys

The 11 Best Canadian Train Trips

Ride the rails through the wilds of Canada, past the mountains of Banff and the Arctic's Northern Lights.
Readers' Choice Awards

The Best Countries in the World: 2023 Readers’ Choice Awards

Europe dominated this year’s list of the countries Traveler readers have been choosing to go—matching what you were probably seeing all over Instagram.
Food & Drink

11 Must-Visit Restaurants in Cairo

Spruced-up street food, Egyptian classics, and unparalleled views are on the menu.
News & Advice

The 50 Best Restaurants in Latin America for 2023 Were Just Announced

Lima and Buenos Aires dominated the list, while Medellín and San José, Costa Rica, appeared for the first time.
Architecture + Design

9 Examples of Organic Architecture, From a Basilica in Barcelona to a Train Station in Stockholm

The simple objective of the design ethos that is organic architecture: to honor the natural landscape.

Abu Dhabi’s Best Homegrown Design Stores

From eveningwear to jewelry and home goods, these local brands have much to offer.
Food & Drink

The 13 Best Bars in Abu Dhabi

From chic brasseries to lively Irish pubs.

12 Royal Palaces to Visit in the UK, Including a Few You May Have Never Heard Of

See inside the homes of nobility, from Princess Diana to Henry VIII.
Readers' Choice Awards

The 20 Best Hotels in Italy: 2023 Readers’ Choice Awards

Precision, discretion, and round-the-clock dedication are the standards that make travelers at these Italy hotels feel not just taken care of, but at home.
Food & Drink

23 Best Restaurants in Lisbon, From Michelin-Starred Dining to Tucked-Away Small Plate Spots

The Lisbon restaurants we recommend, from fine dining to a twist on Portuguese 

8 Free Things to Do in London This Christmas

There's something so magical about London this time of year.
Islands & Beaches

The Most Beautiful Islands in the Middle East

Highlights include white sand beaches, unforgettable snorkeling, and a whole lot more.

The Changing Face of Travel in Bhutan

New safari-style camps, spas, and homestays are leading luxury travelers to less-explored parts of the country.
Food & Drink

The 17 Best Restaurants in Dubai

Dubai's best restaurants are as diverse as the city itself, from elevated Italian fare to omakase concepts.

The Most Beautiful Places in Germany, From Fairytale Castles to Alpine Lakes

Take a scenic tour of some of the most beautiful places in Germany.

The 26 Most Beautiful Castles in Europe, From France to Romania 

Eat your heart out, Disney.

There’s a Word for How We’re Feeling as Travelers—and This Is It

How to travel better in a world where we all feel weighed down by solastalgia.
Islands & Beaches

The Best Beaches in Thailand for Backpackers, Luxury Travelers, and Everyone in Between

In a country known for the best beaches in the world, these slices of heaven in Thailand stand out from the pack.

In Paris, Asian Creatives Are Challenging What French Culture Can—and Should—Be

R.O. Kwon uncovers the growing influence that French Asian artists, chefs, and entrepreneurs are having on Paris.

A 5-Day Road Trip Connecting Scotland’s Tidal Pools

Hop between rugged coastal towns, natural swimming holes, and cozy seafood shacks.

15 of the Best Things to Do in Cairo

Our list of must-sees when navigating Egypt's culturally rich capital, from ancient pyramids to maze-like bazaars.

In Search of Hokkaido’s Creative Spirit

On Japan's snowy, northernmost island of Hokkaido, Danielle Demetriou discovers creative practices deeply rooted in the physical world—and in the Ainu traditions that have persisted here for centuries.

In Morocco, a Thousand-Year-Old Storytelling Tradition Adapts to the 21st Century

Storytelling has been a cornerstone of Moroccan culture for a millennium—but new experiences and an annual festival are bringing the practice to a wider audience.