Did 2009 leave you feeling a little stressed? Thought so. Achieve rejuvenation on your next trip, whether it's a long weekend or a little more. No need to dig out your passport for that signature vacation glow; you can get it without leaving the US and while keeping your spending in check. Check out our guide to 10 Rejuvenating and Affordable US Destinations — a 2009 classic — before you plan how you are going to unwind in the new decade.
What else wowed us this year? Check out some of the biggest headlines of 2009 and cast your votes in my Best of 2009 polls!