Perfect Weekend

Take a tour with these celebrities, as they provide the insider look into the cities they've come to know and love.

See what these locations really have to offer. Mary Lambert shows off Seattle. Mad Men star Bryan Batt gives a tour of his native New Orleans.

Perfect Weekend

Miami

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While looking for the perfect shopping, art, and culture itinerary for a Miami weekend getaway, consider this secret Miami guide from author R.J. Hernandez, whose debut novel An Innocent Fashion was released this summer to critical acclaim from publications like Elle and Vanity Fair. After a long day of taking in the best of Miami’s arts scene, consider a stay at Conrad Miami, adjacent to the beautiful beaches of Biscayne. Vizcaya House & Gardens Vizcaya is Miami's version of the

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10 Reasons to Visit Florida This Fall

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Visitors consider Florida a great escape from those frosty Northern winters, or even just a place to party over Spring Break. But Florida’s real secret super season? Fall. With kids back in school, the beaches are quieter and less crowded. There are a million reasons to visit during those months where the rest of the world is turning yellow and orange. Below, we’ve picked 10. While there, consider staying at Diplomat Resort & Spa Hollywood, Curio Collection by Hilton, one of Florida’s

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5 Food Festivals to Feast on in August

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August is the last full month of official summer. Boy, has the time flown by! Hopefully you’ve been able to check off most of the things on your summer bucket list, but if you haven’t, there’s still time to savor the sun. One staple of the season are the incredible food festivals happening all over the nation. Plan that last-minute weekend getaway and get out to try some of America’s best local treats at these 5 can’t-miss August food festivals. Your stomach won’t regret it! Wiscons

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5 Best Hilton Pools Across the U.S.

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With the summer sun at its hottest and brightest, our yearning for the cool embrace of a luxury pool has never been greater. And it just so happens that Hilton properties around the country offer some of the best poolside locales in America. We’ve rounded up five in our list below. Take a look and then take the plunge. Aqua Star Pool at the Beverly Hilton, Los Angeles, CA The Beverly Hilton is an iconic hotel in and of itself, and its Aqua Star Pool is the embodiment of aquatic luxury. Feel

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Essential Pride Headliner Events in June

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June is Gay Pride month, a time for parades, concerts, and festivals celebrating LGBT heritage and all of the member of our community, past, present, and future. But with so much going on around the nation, deciding where your time might be best spent can seem a little daunting. Below, find some of the biggest and most exciting Pride events happening in June. From Carly Rae Jepsen to Kesha, there’s no shortage of fun to be had. Carly Rae Jepsen at Los Angeles Pride The West Coast is full o

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10 LGBT Museums or Exhibits to Visit This Year

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There are several great LGBT art exhibitions on display in the coming year, so we’ve compiled a list of the 10 most exciting. From Kahlo to Warhol, there’s no shortage of great, historic queer visual art available in all corners of the country throughout 2016. So why not treat yourself? Find a museum to visit and a Hilton hotel to stay nearby. 1. GLBT History Museum in San Francisco, CA The GLBT History Museum, located in San Francisco’s historic Castro District, is currently host to sev

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10 Bike Trails in the U.S. for the Adventurous Cyclist

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In Hilton honor of National Bike Month we have compiled 10 of the most exciting and breathtaking bike trails around America. Any avid cyclist should be sure to hit as many of these as they can this summer over the course of their travels. And once you’re tired from a day of exercise, it’ll be simple to find a Hilton hotel nearby to recover. Now get cycling! 1. Highbridge Park Trail in New York, NY Located in the most unlikely of places for a scenic bike trail, New York City, Highbridge Par

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Michael Musto’s New York

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A journalist and former columnist for The Village Voice, Musto has written four books and contributed to countless publications, including The New York Times, W, and Out. He has also become something of a pop culture deus throughout the years, having appeared in documentaries about Charles Busch, Paris Hilton, Jackie Curtis, and Divine. Career aside, the Brooklyn native still calls New York City home. From sweeping views on the Hudson River Greenway to theater sing-alongs at Marie’s Crisis, Mu

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Mary Lambert's Seattle

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Mary Lambert knows her way around The Emerald City. Before “Same Love,” her breakout duet with Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, she had graduated from Cornish College of the Arts and was making a name for herself in Seattle's slam poetry scene. Now, when the singer can take a break from touring and making new music, she turns to a foolproof list of city must dos. From brunch to bike rides to hand-painted shoes, Seattle is still Ms. Lambert's town—and can be yours, too.

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Bryan Batt's New Orleans

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Though many people call themselves “New Orleans Natives,” it’s hard to show up Bryan Batt’s NoLa cred. The Mad Men star was born in the crescent city, attended Tulane University, and still keeps a home in the Big Easy. His recommendations easily trump those of any Baedeker or Lonely Planet guide book. So take a turn off the Bourbon Street beaten path and take a cue from Mr. Batt’s ideal weekend. Napoleon House

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