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best places in the world to celebrate st. patrick's day

Celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day This Year in 10 Surprising Places

Saint Patrick’s Day is a joyful time, and it can also be a perfect time to take a mini-vacation. But where to go? The top trips have some historic or thematic tie to the holiday, and a luxurious hotel to stay in, and at least one fantastic party, or parade, or wild bacchanalia. Good food and drink are preferred, but not required. If money is no object, and you can get away for a few days, here’s our surprising list of the 10 best trips to the top places in the world for a vacation to celebrate Irish heritage and Saint Patrick’s Day this year.

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12 Best Luxury Travel Destinations in the month of March 2022

Where are the best places to go in March for a luxurious vacation? Well, dear reader, that depends. Are you traveling with kids? Looking for a romantic escape? An active adventurous trip? A spa or a boot camp? Or maybe just a quiet beach. Whatever your mood, there’s something perfect on our list of ideas for the best travel spots for a luxury spring break vacation in March 2022 in the U.S. or international destinations for couples, families, adventure seekers and more. Based on our personal experiences as women travelers, these are the best luxury travel destinations in the month of March.

family outings, events, exhibits, activities and experiences to enjoy with the kids in your life this Winter 2021, including festivals, plays, and museums.

10 Family Events Perfect to Enjoy with Kids this Winter 2021

Winter is almost here, and as part of our Winter 2021 Preview, we’re scoping out all the events, experiences and entertainment you should add to your calendar for the upcoming months.  To that end, our correspondent Jillian Tangen has curated a list of the top ten family outings, events, exhibits, activities and experiences to enjoy with the kids in your life this Winter 2021, including festivals, plays, and museums.

photos of Little Island, the new park on the West Side of Manhattan

Best Photos of Little Island Park, a New Treasure Trove in New York

We love the High Line, and you’d be forgiven for thinking that this inventive elevated park was the zenith of creativity that New York City had to offer in the realm of public green space. Well, you’d be wrong. Enter Little Island@Pier 55, which gives all the other city parks a run for their money. It’s a beautifully landscaped postage-stamp sized oasis on the West Side. And a great new destination for date night! We’re sharing some of our best photos of Little Island, the new park funded by media mogul Barry Diller, a charming treasure trove on the banks of the Hudson River in New York City. And like so many of life’s true luxuries, this one is free.

the 10 most beautiful and romantic gardens in America that are the best for a family or even a solo visit this summer 2021.

10 Beautiful Gardens in America Best for a Visit in Summer 2021

Medical research indicates that spending time in a garden is a powerful way to increase personal wellness. To help you find the best spots for some time surrounded by greenery, we embarked on a journey to find the most beautiful gardens in America. Our correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum has curated a list of the 10 most beautiful and romantic gardens in America that are the best for a family or even a solo visit this summer 2021.