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Travel Tip: Civil War Anniversary Events

As 2015 approaches, there are some significant anniversaries coming up, including the final year of commemorating the Civil War. Check out these Civil War anniversary events. For the past four… Read More…

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Culture / USA

Three Cities with Celebrations for Hanukkah 2014

Hanukkah celebrations begin tonight, and continue until the last night on December 24th. If you’re traveling during that time, you’ll find Hanukkah 2014 events all over the country. But what… Read More…

Travel Tip: The History Behind Famous Christmas Trees
Culture / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: The History Behind Famous Christmas Trees

We’ve all heard of the famous tree at Rockefeller Center. But there are some other notable Christmas trees around the country that are also a big part of our nation’s… Read More…

Holiday Events 2014: Celebrate Around the Country
Culture / Family/Kids Travel

Holiday Events 2014: Celebrate Around the Country

The holidays can be a stressful time. After all of the holiday shopping and planning, the last thing anyone wants to do is run around looking for a holiday event… Read More…

Travel Tip: Celebrate With Traditional Holiday Displays
Entertainment / Family/Kids Travel / Romantic Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Celebrate With Traditional Holiday Displays

Even if you’re the world’s biggest Grinch, you have to admit: everybody loves a good holiday display. Colonial Williamsburg in Virginia is all about recreating life in 18th century America. The… Read More…

What Your Dollar Buys on Travel Booking Sites
Budget Travel / Family/Kids Travel

What Your Dollar Buys on Travel Booking Sites

When it comes to booking online, there are almost too many options. If you have the patience, you can sift through results and try to find the best deal. To… Read More…

Travel Tip: Can You Fly While In Your Third Trimester?
Family/Kids Travel / Travel Tips / Women's Travel

Travel Tip: Can You Fly While In Your Third Trimester?

On Tuesday night, a woman gave birth on a Southwest flight from San Francisco to Phoenix. Mother and baby are fine (luckily, a doctor and a nurse were flying Southwest… Read More…

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro At Any Age
Adventure Travel & Sports / Senior Travel

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro At Any Age

Have you always wanted to hike Mount Kilimanjaro, but felt too intimidated by the climb? Contributing writer Joseph Seldner climbed the tallest peak in Africa in his 60s—with an artificial… Read More…

Travel Tip: Where You Can Find Seasonal Winter Food
Culinary Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Where You Can Find Seasonal Winter Food

You might think that the fall means the end of the growing season, but for some local delicacies, winter can be a really special time. Check out these seasonal winter food… Read More…

Travel Tip: How You Can Save on Off Season Golf
Golf / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How You Can Save on Off Season Golf

Traditionally, winter golfers head to warm-weather places like Arizona or Florida. But you can get some great deals on off season golf. Hilton Head, South Carolina, drops its green fees… Read More…

Voluntourism Spotlight: Help Save Endangered Sea Turtles
Voluntourism

Voluntourism Spotlight: Help Save Endangered Sea Turtles

If you’re planning a trip to South Carolina sometime soon, consider donating your time to a charity. One program on Hilton Head Island lets kids and adults volunteer to help… Read More…