Our 36 Hours column visits the Belgian city of Ghent — often overshadowed by Bruges, it has its own medieval core, picturesque canals and, yes, moules frites. Seth Sherwood offers suggestions for a long weekend there. Closer to home, Sebastian Modak, our 52 Places Traveler, eats three meals in Houston that capture the city’s diversity, and we drop in on Fairhope, Ala., a town of “natural beauty and eccentric ambition.” To help you plan your travels, we have a month-by-month Frugal Traveler guide to when to get the best travel deals — consider booking your Alaska trip for next month now.GO TO STORE
That’s a lot of candidates to keep track of — and since California’s presidential primary is now on March 3 instead of in June, the 14 million people eligible to vote in the Democratic primary here have an even louder voice than they’ve had in years.GO TO STORE
The museum’s first temporary exhibition is to be “Modern Brides of Bollywood.” Deepika Padukone and Anushka Sharma, actresses and friends of Mr. Rodricks, have promised to lend their bridal lehengas, or wedding outfits.GO TO STORE
Wowed by the depth of their research, Woods realized, “This is why they defend him so passionately,” she said. She is now an administrator of @MJJLegion, a Twitter account with more than 80,000 followers that has been busy coaching fans on how to counteract the documentary.