Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.

Worldwide Travel Destinations

We've traveled the world to bring you details on our favorite national and international destinations. Our guides span the globe from Europe to the Caribbean and include our top 10 picks for Romantic Getaways and New Year's Eve hot spots.


Discover the history and culture of Augusta, Georgia

SOUTHERN BELLE: Augusta, Georgia
World famous as the home of the Masters Tournament, Augusta also has plenty to offer off the golf course. Discover the best restaurants, hotels and attractions in this charming Southern town with GAYOT's travel guide.

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Mazatlán's Golden Zone

FAST, AFFORDABLE GETAWAY: Mazatlán
The fugitives from the cold come here to have their winter ball in the sun. Explore with us "the pearl of the Pacific," balmy, romantic and muy simpatica.

Red, yellow and green Northern Lights in Senja
NORTHERN LIGHTS IN NORWAY
Senja, Norway
Instead of the beach this winter, try something different. It involves snow-covered mountains cutting the shore, plunging into an icy ocean with awesome light floating in a dark sky peppered with billions of stars, and intense cold. In fact, the dead of winter is an exciting time to travel to the extreme north of Norway.



Palm Springs, CA has become a popular getaway for SoCal residents and international travelers alike thanks to its warm, sunny weather and natural beauty

THE BEST OF THE DESERT
Top 10 Things to Do in Palm Springs

Discover the top attractions in the Coachella Valley with our list of the Top 10 Things to Do in Palm Springs, from top-notch shopping to stunning natural wonders to opulent Mid-Century Modern mansions.

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The fairway on the sixteenth hole at sunrise at Poipu Bay Golf Course, one of GAYOT's Top 10 Golf Courses in Hawaii

TEE OFF IN PARADISE
Top 10 Golf Courses in Hawaii
With its calm breezes, varied terrain and some of the most celebrated courses in the game, Hawaii is a golfer's paradise. Here are the ten best places to elevate your game.


A BEACON OF PROGRESS
East Germany

From magnificent medieval churches to sobering reminders of its recent communist past, this former Soviet satellite is a must-visit destination for architecture enthusiasts and history buffs alike.
Dresden: "Florence on the Elbe"

Chronus plays his naughty game every hour on Prague's famous Astronomical Clock
YOUR GUIDE TO PRAGUE
Forget the Watch, It's Prague
Why do we love Prague? Of course, because it's a beautiful, romantic city that still looks like an 18th-century engraving recalling Mozart composing his Don Giovanni here. But there's more to it. Find out what's hot in the city on the River Vltava.



Bora Bora in Tahiti, one of GAYOT's Top 10 Romantic Destinations Worldwide

LOVE IS IN THE AIR
Top 10 Romantic Destinations

When planning romantic getaways, some couples dream of deserted beaches, tranquility and wine-saturated retreats, while others want to paint the town red and experience pulse-pounding pleasures. Whichever you are, this list is sure to tantalize your global erogenous zones.

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GAYOT's Top 5 Luxury Trains include exciting excursions on as many continents as possible, from the Australian Outback to Europe.
To help you figure out where to lay your towel, GAYOT has chosen ten of the best Hawaiian beaches from Maui to the Big Island.