Department: Fall Foliage

Road Trips

Best Place to View Fall Foliage? From the Top

September 19, 2023. Karen Croke

Find superlative Northeast fall leaf peeping from these seven historic towers.

Fall Fest

The Best Fall Foliage Drives for Your Ride

September 01, 2020. Roberto Cruz

Celebrate your car’s charisma with one of these fun fall foliage drives.

Road Trips & Travel

Frights, Bites and Scary Nights on the N.Y. Haunted History Trail

September 15, 2018. Marisa Perjatel

If you can’t resist a good ghost story, the Haunted History Trail of New York State is full of them. With 82 allegedly haunted hotels, restaurants, museums and other eccentric spots to explore, there’s no better time than the spooky season to try and hit as many stops as you can. They’re scattered throughout the…

Travel

Exploring National Heritage in Massachusetts’ Essex Area

August 15, 2018. Jill Schensul

The Essex Coastal Scenic Byway runs 90 miles, from Lynn to Salisbury, and features stunning views, period architecture, beaches and great dining.

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Travel

Choose Your Own Foliage Adventure With a Trip Tailored to Your Interests

August 15, 2018. Donna Heiderstadt

The New England and Mid-Atlantic states offer some of the best leaf-peeping in the country, as well as activities like antiquing, fly-fishing, hiking, touring historic homes and enjoying local arts and culture.

Road Trips

Rest Stops Worth Seeing in the Northeast

August 15, 2018. Jill Schensul

For your next road trip: routes that include a variety of wonderful (rest) stops.

European Tours

Discover Autumn’s Splendor in Scotland and Ireland

September 01, 2017. AAA Staff

Think spring and summer are the best times for an Irish or Scottish getaway? Think again. With a mosaic of fall foliage unfolding, the crisp autumn air, a lineup of traditional festivals, and harvest happiness from some of the friendliest people on the planet, it’s no wonder people fall in love with Ireland and Scotland…

European Tours

Fall Color Flourishes in Greece

September 01, 2017. AAA Staff

Greece is renowned for its sunshine, with most travelers choosing to visit in spring or summer to bask in the glorious rays while taking in the culture and immersing themselves in the history surrounding them at every turn. It should come as no surprise that travelers leave immensely satisfied, simply because Greece has it all:…

European Tours

Fall’s Stunning Colors Paint the Landscape Along the Rhine River

September 01, 2017. AAA Staff

A golden autumn along Europe’s mighty Rhine River is surely a sight to see. Autumn foliage along the Rhine peaks from late September to early October, and one of the ways you can revel in its splendor is by setting sail on an intimate river cruise, many of which ply through the Netherlands, Germany, France…

National Parks & North American Tours & Ocean Cruises

In Alaska, Fiery Fall Foliage is a Breathtaking Contrast to Snow-Capped Peaks

September 01, 2017. Roberto Cruz

Fall is far from a shoulder season in Alaska. In fact, for those who enjoy travel without the crowds, it could be the best time to visit the Last Frontier. From late August through October, the Alaskan sky shimmers in shades of pink, purple, yellow and blue while the red and gold foliage provides a…