Times Destinations - travelogues by seasoned NYT
writers. The ONLINE archive goes back to 1966 and it's free. NYT
charges for back dated articles in almost all other departments, but not travel.
John Morris' Grail Trails
wonderful collection of off-beat things to do and shop for at popular travel
destinations. Morris is also published in the Telegraph. Go to
Travel.Telegraph and do a
search for "Grail Trails" to see a complete listing of online stories.
Example: Morris tells where to shop for matador suits in Madrid.
Rick Steves has great
travel pointers for Europe