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Travel Gear: When Two Items Are Better Than One
Luggage & Packing / Travel Gear

Travel Gear: When Two Items Are Better Than One

If you aren’t sure how much of something to pack for a trip, you’re not alone. There are always certain things you know you’ll need, but sometimes bringing two of… Read More…

Daily Scoop: Salt & Straw in Portland, OR
Culinary Travel

Daily Scoop: Salt & Straw in Portland, OR

Salt & Straw Portland, Oregon Salt & Straw, one of Portland’s leading ice cream purveyors, delivers adventurously flavored, hand-made ice cream using only the freshest ingredients. Salt & Straw owes… Read More…

Travel Tip: How to Read a Map Offline
Apps & Technology / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Read a Map Offline

There are several ways get directions on your smartphone or tablet. But until recently, you needed a Wi-Fi signal or 3G connection to access that information. Here’s how to read… Read More…

Daily Scoop: Sweet Action Ice Cream in Denver, CO
Culinary Travel

Daily Scoop: Sweet Action Ice Cream in Denver, CO

Sweet Action Ice Cream Denver, Colorado After relocating to Denver from New York in 2007, Sam Kopicko and Chia Basinger noticed that while their popular neighborhood was full of eccentric… Read More…

7 Movies & TV Shows You Never Knew Shared the Same Location
Hawaii / Pop Culture Travel

7 Movies & TV Shows You Never Knew Shared the Same Location

Today, Peter Greenberg broadcasts live from Turtle Bay Resort on the island of Oahu in Hawaii. If the name sounds familiar, it’s because the resort is a filming hot spot… Read More…

Daily Scoop: Buttonwood Farm Ice Cream in Griswold, CT
Culinary Travel

Daily Scoop: Buttonwood Farm Ice Cream in Griswold, CT

Buttonwood Farm Ice Cream Griswold, Connecticut   The members of the Button Family pride themselves on their history of making things from scratch. They first built their dairy farm in 1975… Read More…

Luxe Lavs: Experience Americana at Hotels Across the U.S.
Luxe Lavs

Luxe Lavs: Experience Americana at Hotels Across the U.S.

To celebrate the birthday month of the U.S., this Luxe Lavs column focuses on American history in hotels across the country. These four hotels epitomize the unique style and vast range… Read More…

Daily Scoop: Il Gelato Hawaii in Honolulu, HI
Culinary Travel

Daily Scoop: Il Gelato Hawaii in Honolulu, HI

Il Gelato Hawaii Honolulu, Hawaii Dirk Koeppenkastrop and his wife, Nicole Lueker, combined their passion for science, Hawaii, and Italian gelato by creating Il Gelato Hawaii in 2010. Koeppenkastrop has a PhD… Read More…

Travel Tip: How Preventive Care Helps You Save
Health & Fitness / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How Preventive Care Helps You Save

So many of us take decent care of ourselves at home—diet, vitamins, going to the doctor, etc. But when we travel, good habits and preventive care tend to take a… Read More…

Daily Scoop: Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Factory in Waterbury, VT
Culinary Travel

Daily Scoop: Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Factory in Waterbury, VT

Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Factory Waterbury, Vermont Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream is one of the most famous ice cream brands in the world, and the creative flavors like… Read More…

Daily Deal: Celebrate Crab Week at the Chesapeake Bay
Daily Deals

Daily Deal: Celebrate Crab Week at the Chesapeake Bay

Each year, the citizens of Chesapeake Bay in Maryland honor the native Blue Crabs. This tradition goes back several years and many restaurants and local businesses honor the occasion. This… Read More…