6. To your health
When it comes to staying fit, a cramped, outmoded hotel gym needn't be your only option.
AthleticMindedTraveler.com lists useful workout options in nearly 60 U.S. and Canadian cities, with recommendations for fitness-oriented lodging as well as the best local health clubs, swimming pools, and running trails.
The service, which costs $3 a month, also lists outdoor-gear emporiums, bike shops, natural-food stores, and the like, as well as restaurants that specialize in heart-healthy fare.