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Travel Tip: The Best & Worst Beaches in America
Beach Vacations / Travel Tips / USA

Travel Tip: The Best & Worst Beaches in America

Now that we’re officially in beach season, do you know the best—and the worst—beaches to visit this summer? Every year, a coastal scientist named Stephen Leatherman, a.k.a. Dr. Beach, ranks… Read More…

Old Train Tracks Become New Hiking & Biking Trails
CBS News / Hiking & Biking / USA

Old Train Tracks Become New Hiking & Biking Trails

Many of America’s railroads began their decline in the 1960s, leaving behind thousands of miles of abandoned and unused tracks. But thanks to the Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, started in 1986, these… Read More…

Baseball Spring Training: Arizona’s Fields of Dreams
Professional Sports / Spring / West

Baseball Spring Training: Arizona’s Fields of Dreams

When the spring months arrive, many baseball fans travel to watch their favorite teams train for the upcoming season. Contributing writer David DeVoss recently visited Arizona to see 15 different… Read More…

How to Experience April in Paris Without Leaving the U.S.
CBS News / Spring / USA

How to Experience April in Paris Without Leaving the U.S.

You’ve probably heard the song “April in Paris,” but the good news is that you don’t have to cross an ocean to live the lyrics. There are six places named Paris in the… Read More…

Long Beach, California: Recommendations From A Local
Beach Vacations / California / Culinary Travel / Pop Culture Travel

Long Beach, California: Recommendations From A Local

Located a little over 20 miles to the south of Los Angeles, the city of Long Beach is often overlooked as a travel destination. Contributing writer and Long Beach native… Read More…

Six Places Where You Can See Spring Flowers Bloom
Eco Travel / Spring / USA

Six Places Where You Can See Spring Flowers Bloom

There’s nothing quite like seeing spring flowers blooming after a cold, brutal winter. While it’s nice to see flowers popping up in your backyard, if you really want to catch… Read More…

Commemorative Events for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Culture / USA / Winter

Commemorative Events for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

If Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. were still alive, he would be turning 86 this year—on Thursday, January 15. In honor of his birthday, and in light of the recent… Read More…

From Active Fitness to Spiritual Growth: Spas to Visit in 2015
Spa Travel / USA

From Active Fitness to Spiritual Growth: Spas to Visit in 2015

If your New Year’s resolution has anything to do with health and wellness, you may want to start 2015 off with a trip to a spa. I’m not talking about… Read More…

Peter Greenberg’s Hot Destinations for 2015
Asia / Caribbean / CBS News / Europe / Middle East / USA

Peter Greenberg’s Hot Destinations for 2015

We’ve officially entered a new year, with new horizons to explore. You can watch my report below for CBS News about hot destinations for 2015. Keep reading to learn more… Read More…

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Specialized Travel / Travel Tips / USA

Travel Tip: Civil War Anniversary Events

As 2015 approaches, there are some significant anniversaries ahead, including the final year commemorating the Civil War. Check out these Civil War anniversary events. For the past four years, we’ve… Read More…

Image Credit: Lehava Kiryat Mozkin
Culture / Hanukkah / 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…