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Rick Steves: How to plan a European vacation in eight easy steps

Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide Paris offers more sights than you’ll be able to see in one trip — if you don’t climb the towers of Notre Dame this time, save them for your next visit.(Photo: Laura VanDeventer) … Continue reading

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25 must-see buildings in Kentucky

Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide Speed Art Museum Expansion – Louisville (Arthur Loomis (original 1927); wHY Architecture / K. Norman Berry Associates Architects (2015 addition)): The historic, Beaux Arts building by Arthur Loomis was respectfully restored and updated … Continue reading

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The best beaches in South Carolina

Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide If Myrtle Beach is Disneyland by the sea, Folly is the archetypal flip-flops-and-cold-beer beach town that used to be common along the Southeastern coast.(Photo: Getty Images/iStockphoto) Welcome to the Lowcountry — named for … Continue reading

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10 great American shopping streets

Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide Once low-profile Greenville, S.C., has transformed itself with a downtown park, the planting of thousands of trees over the decades, and has become one of the best dining cities in the South.(Photo: Kris … Continue reading

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National parks and lands: Contest-winning photos

Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide 2nd place: Early morning fog sits low over the water at Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in Minnesota’s Superior National Forest in the 2nd place winner. An avid photographer for 35 years, Gary … Continue reading

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Summer brings sizzling deals at Phoenix resorts

Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide Omni Scottsdale Resort at Montelucia The deal: The Slumber & Save package starts at $129 a night with a two-night minimum stay. It includes $50 to spend on food and drinks at the … Continue reading

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Resort photo tour: The Breakers, a Palm Beach landmark

Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide Built by railroad magnate Henry Flagler, The Breakers hosted the “who’s who” of early 20th-century America, including the Rockefellers, Vanderbilts, Astors, Andrew Carnegie and J.P. Morgan.(Photo: The Breakers Palm Beach) The storied history … Continue reading

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May route roundup: Where cruise lines are adding sailings

Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide The 694-passenger Azamara Quest.(Photo: Azamara Club Cruises) Cruise lines are constantly tweaking their schedules. Sometimes it’s just the addition of a single port to a long-established itinerary. Other times it’s the rollout of … Continue reading

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Explore mezcal's remote origins in Oaxaca, Mexico

Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide Guests on a Oaxacking tour can of course see agave fields. Email oaxacking@gmail.com to inquire.(Photo: Omar Alonso) Few beverages in the world are as culturally expressive as mezcal. In the Mexican state of … Continue reading

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American Airlines is taking away more legroom in economy, report says

CLOSE In order to add more seats to its upcoming order of Boeing planes, American Airlines needs to shrink legroom in its coach section. Video provided by Newsy Newslook Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide Cramped airline seats are … Continue reading

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