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Beyond Coachella: 5 Music Festivals Across the U.S.
Festivals / Pop Culture Travel

Beyond Coachella: 5 Music Festivals Across the U.S.

Coachella begins today, unofficially kicking off summer music festival season. While it’s likely that at least one of your favorite bands is playing at Coachella, you may not live nearby… Read More…

Travel Tip: New Cruise Options for Art Lovers
Cruise Travel / Entertainment / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: New Cruise Options for Art Lovers

Most people associate cruising with hopping from one beach to another, or trying to see an entire city in half a day. But you can get more out of your… Read More…

8 Ways to Celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Culture

8 Ways to Celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Every year, communities across the nation celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This year marks 31 years since MLK Day was created and almost 51… Read More…

The 10 Worst People You’ll See at the Airport
Etiquette

The 10 Worst People You’ll See at the Airport

Travel etiquette is not just about what happens in-flight–though there are bad travelers here, there and everywhere. Good behavior is important at every stage of the travel process, including the… Read More…

Five Cities with Real Christmas Spirit
Festivals

Five Cities with Real Christmas Spirit

More than 90 million travelers will hit the road this Christmas, but will their travels lead them to festive Christmas celebrations or just long lines to see Santa at the… Read More…

5 Endangered Tourist Attractions That Might Not Be Standing in 2014
Culture

5 Endangered Tourist Attractions That Might Not Be Standing in 2014

More than 60 sites are on the 2014 World Monuments Watch List this year. Here are five of the most shocking endangered tourist attractions.

5 Hidden Treasures Museums Can’t or Won’t Show You
Museums

5 Hidden Treasures Museums Can’t or Won’t Show You

We all know that museums don’t put everything on display, so what is hidden in the archives? Check out five hidden treasures museums don’t want you to see.

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Festivals

What Americans Don’t Get About Oktoberfest

German ex-pat Cathrine Schermann shares what most Americans don’t understand about Oktoberfest and how you can party a bit more like the locals.

Say What? Meet the Travel Psychic Linda Lauren
Cultural Immersion / Culture / Travel News

Say What? Meet the Travel Psychic Linda Lauren

You expect a psychic to ask your birthday, tell you your sign and read your chart. But not a travel psychic. Peter Greenberg sat down with Linda Lauren to find out… Read More…

Travel Tip: Museums with Great Architecture
Museums / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Museums with Great Architecture

It’s one thing to visit a museum for the art collections inside. But in some cases, the building itself is just as important as the art collections inside. One of… Read More…

How Berlin Has Changed Since 1961
Cultural Immersion / Culture / Germany & the Netherlands / Personal Travel Journals

How Berlin Has Changed Since 1961

When you travel back to a city you call home, often see it with fresh eyes. This happened to Alexandra (Sandy) Gleysteen, the senior producer for CBS This Morning. The… Read More…