7 places in the US to scare yourself silly

October is the season for all things spooky. Which means it's time to discover some of the best places in the US to scare yourself silly. Haunted houses? Check. Abandoned jails? Of course. No matter what gives you goosebumps, we have something that will make you sleep with the lights on. Enjoy early access to...

NYC on a budget: how to enjoy 48 hours in the city for $200 or less

New York is a city of dreamers (cue "Empire State of Mind"). It's full of people who came with a plan and stayed on for what happened next. Millions of visitors join them every year to take their bite out of the Big Apple: the allure of fame, big-city living, and the excitement of constant change — it's simply...

Battle of the theme parks: Six Flags Magic Mountain vs. Universal Studios Orlando

When it comes to theme parks, Orlando has long been on the map as home to Disneyland and Universal Studios. However, the new contender for the must-visit title is California, which now boasts some big names too. As one of the most popular destinations in the U.S. for thrillseekers of all ages, Six Flags Magic Mountain is especially unmissable....