Aug. 25th 2013
Website of the Week: AFAR.com for travel info
In a nutshell: Travel experts and locals share individual experiences of cool places, things to do and places to eat, shop and stay when traveling. A perfect tool for planning a quick weekend getaway, say, on Labor Day weekend.
Cool factor: A question-and-answer section for each region on AFAR.com allows you to ask questions instead of guessing based on guidebooks.
Note: AFAR.com is a media platform best known for its award-winning magazine, AFAR.