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If you think pulling together a complex trip is the kind of organizational nightmare that’ll make you feel like you’re in a bad remake of a “National Lampoon’s Vacation” movie — don’t worry.

Here are a few strategies we picked up along the way…

Our National Parks by National Geographic iPad/iPhone app has been getting rave reviews from users all over the world, and just took top honors at the Apple Design Awards. In this free app, we showcased the 20 most popular national parks in the U.S. — from Joshua Tree to the Everglades and Acadia to Zion. Now we need your help to decide which ones we should add next.

Nat Geo Traveler just launched a free iPad app, A Taste of Montréal, with a gorgeous new photo gallery to match (two must-haves before visiting this foodie paradise), so we asked the magazine’s editor-in-chief Keith Bellows to give his take on the best sites and scenes in his hometown of Montréal. Check out Keith’s recommendations for making the most of the city of a hundred steeples, then add your own two cents. Follow Keith on Twitter @NGSTravelEditor.

The Radar: Top travel news, stories, trends, and ideas from across the web. Got Radar? Follow us on Twitter @NatGeoTraveler and tag your favorite travel stories from the Web #ngtradar. Check back the next day for our daily roundup.

The Radar: Top travel news, stories, trends, and ideas from across the web. Got Radar? Follow us on Twitter @NatGeoTraveler and tag your favorite travel stories from the web #ngtradar. Check back the next day for our daily roundup.

The Radar: Top travel news, stories, trends, and ideas from across the web. Got Radar? Follow us on Twitter @NatGeoTraveler and tag your favorite travel stories from the web #ngtradar. Check back the next day for our daily roundup.

Exploring Diego Rivera’s Detroit Industry murals via touch-screen Senior designer Mollie Bates recently spent four days touring Detroit, the most amount of time ever spent there by this Michigan native. The Detroit Institute of Arts provides visitors with a great new way to discover an old masterpiece. During my visit to the DIA last month,…

Put aside your smart phone and spend your vacation off the grid at an Amish Bed & Breakfast. B&Bs in Pennsylvania Dutch country offer a glimpse into the Amish way of life, bringing visitors farm-fresh foods, trips to auction-style “mud sale” fundraisers, and the chance to learn about and connect with the “Plain People” and…

National Geographic Traveler and Fotopedia present a photographic journey through Burma’s awe-inspiring scenery. “Dreams of Burma,” our new app for iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad, displays the beauty of Burma (Myanmar) through a collection of more than 1,000 spectacular photos and interactive maps. Stretching from the Himalayas to the Bay of Bengal, Burma offers an…

For the ultimate whale-watching destination in Iceland head to the eastern side of Skjalfandi Bay to the town of Husavik where several tour boats operate out of the harbor. [Mallory on Travel via #ngtradar] In-flight magazines are going digital by offering issues on the iPad. Here are seven publications that you can download for free…