Make Your Next Trip Extraordinary

In this series, our experts pinpoint the best months to book trips to specific destinations—to help you get the most value for your money and the most worthwhile experiences for your time.

For additional trip-planning help, explore our calendar of the best places to travel each month of the year.

Travel Tips

Watch: How to Protect Yourself From Zika Virus and Mosquito Bites

by Wendy Perrin | August 23, 2016

Destination

Our Readers’ Favorite Hotel Rooftops in the World

by Wendy Perrin | August 6, 2014

WOW Moment: A Private Visit to Nefertari’s Tomb

by Sara Tucker | January 7, 2019

Cruises

The Best 2019 Cruises for Seeing Nature, Meeting Locals, and Staying Active

by Brook Wilkinson | September 12, 2018

Airline Travel

5 Things I Loved About My 13-Hour Flight on Qatar Airways, and Two I Didn’t

by Billie Cohen | May 19, 2015

Destination

Why Qatar Could Be Your Next Extraordinary Vacation

by Billie Cohen | June 24, 2015