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A VISITOR'S GUIDE TO WASHINGTON AREA BEACHES

In the swath of shoreline stretching from Ocean City, N.J. to Nag's Head, N.C., an ocean of choices.

IN HAVRE DE GRACE, MD., ON THE CHESAPEAKE BAY, A RICH MARITIME HISTORY - AND DUCKS, LOTS OF DUCKS

The city was named by the Marquis de Lafayette in the days of the Revolution because it reminded him of the port city in France.

 
 
 

LEAVING TECHNOLOGY BEHIND ON VACATION IN LANCASTER COUNTY, PA

To really unplug, pay a visit to Amish country.

TWO VIRGINIA ESTATES CENTRAL TO GEORGE WASHINGTON'S LIFE SHARE LITTLE COMMON GROUND

Mount Vernon completes a major upgrade and a replica of the first president's boyhood home at Ferry Farm opens for tours.

 
 
 

WHERE TO EAT BREAKFAST, LUNCH AND DINNER IN VIRGINIA BEACH

For the Old Dominion's popular beach destination, a culinary sea change.

TRAVEL DEALS: SALE FARE TO DUBLIN AND $649 NORTHERN LIGHTS PACKAGE TO ICELAND

This week's best bargains around the globe.

 
 
 

GOT A COMPLAINT ABOUT THE TRAVEL INDUSTRY? TAKE IT TO THE TOP

With companies more image-conscious than ever, consumers find that contacting top executives can get results.

THE LAST SECTION OF CALIFORNIA HIGHWAY 1 WILL REOPEN IN JULY, SOONER THAN EXPECTED

Repairs are moving along on the landslide-damaged section near Big Sur.

 
 
 

AFTER NEARLY THREE LONG YEARS, YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK REOPENS MARIPOSA GROVE

The renovation added shuttles and boardwalks and eliminated the parking lot.

CRITICS QUESTION INFLUENCE OF AIRLINE TRAVEL PERKS ON CONGRESS

Consumer advocates Ralph Nader and Paul Hudson outlined their grievances in an open letter last month.

 
 
 

IN MADAGASCAR, AN ISLAND WITH UNIQUE SPECIES IS A BIKING BIOLOGIST'S DREAM

The island off the east coast of Africa is home to plant and animal species found nowhere else in the world.

YOSEMITE'S HAVEN FOR GIANT SEQUOIAS READY FOR VISITORS

Yosemite National Park's largest sequoia grove is ready to open to the public after crews completed a restoration project to protect...

 
 
 

TRAVEL DEALS: SALE FARE TO SEATTLE AND FREE THIRD NIGHT AT A LUXURY CALIFORNIA RESORT

The week's best bargains around the globe.

WANT TO HELP SAVE THE WHITE RHINO? GO SEE ONE

Sustainable wildlife tourism programs in South Africa raise funds and awareness for rhino conservation.

 
 
 

WHERE TO EAT BREAKFAST, LUNCH AND DINNER IN PARK CITY, UTAH

Whatever the season, this resort town in the Wasatch Range offers elevated cuisine.

GLASS WALLS, NOT METAL FENCING, TO SURROUND EIFFEL TOWER

Paris authorities have started replacing the metal security fencing around the Eiffel Tower with more visually appealing glass walls.

 
 
 

THE LATEST: WYOMING WILDFIRE DOUBLES IN SIZE

The Latest on the wildfires burning in the West: :

NEW YELLOWSTONE BOSS NAMED FOLLOWING PREDECESSOR'S OUSTER

A new superintendent was named Wednesday to Yellowstone National Park, one of the crown jewels of the U.S. park system, after his predecessor...

 
 
 

WHY YOU SHOULD VISIT ST. LOUIS

With quirky food creations, sprawling green parks, a City Museum unlike any other-and, of course, that Arch-the Gateway City is a fun...

AWAITING SENTENCING, FYRE FESTIVAL PROMOTER ARRESTED AGAIN

The promoter of a failed music festival in the Bahamas has been arrested again on fraud charges as he awaits sentencing in the earlier...

 
 
 



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The surprising Sixers-Suns trade during the draft comes back to a deal made 3 years ago and shows the hilarious circular nature of the NBA

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We tried the new dining experience that just launched at Disney - and it's guaranteed to be the best meal you eat on vacation

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The Spa at Four Seasons Hotel Toronto Reopens After Revitalisation

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President Trump said a murder victim looked like 'Tom Selleck, except better...

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Chinese smartphone giant Xiaomi reportedly gave its CEO a $1.5 billion bonus - one of the largest CEO bonuses in history

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Memphis tourism is all set to increase visitor count with soulful new slogan

Memphis tourism is all set to increase visitor count with soulful new slogan

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Odisha sets up single-window clearance panel for tourism projects

Odisha sets up single-window clearance panel for tourism projects

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