From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

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Every hotel, great and small, expects for some guests to take home unofficial "souvenirs" of their visit. This is especially true at the Waldorf Astoria, where spoons and coffee service are more than just...

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• October 1, 1931 • The George Washington Bridge opened that same day • The hotel was built in 22 months • Xavier...

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