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Travel Tip of the Day: Don’t Follow the Crowd when Crossing the Street

Don’t Follow the Crowd when Crossing the Street While in New York City last week I saw some tourists almost get killed … Read More

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Inside Amtrak Acela Express train (Business Class)

The Good, Bad and Ugly about Taking Amtrak’s Acela Express Train

Last week I took Amtrak’s Acela Express train for the first time in a few years and I realized I'd completely forgotten … Read More

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Hakkasan Beverly Hills

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Restaurant: Hakkasan Beverly Hills Where: 233 N Beverly Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90210, 310-888-8661 The concept: Originally opened in London in 2001, Hakkasan is now known the world over, from Miami to Mumbai, from San Francisco to Shanghai. And … Read More

Mapping the Conch Republic

Out on the water with Hall's Diving Center in the Florida Keys

On April 23, 1982, the mayor of Key West, Florida, Dennis Wardlow, "broke a loaf of stale Cuban bread over the head of a man dressed in a naval uniform." This naturally ushered his city into secession from the United States, officially as the "Conch … Read More

Travel Style: Cheryl Cagle

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Want to know how to travel in style, just like the pros? We check in with frequent fliers to find out how often they fly, their favorite destinations and what they never leave home without. Name: Cheryl Cagle Occupation: Hospitality and Logistics (VP … Read More

Reader Travel Tip of the Day: Bring Audio Cables

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Bring Audio Cables Each Friday, we’re featuring a reader-submitted tip as our Travel Tip of the Day. This week’s tip comes from Tom L. of Rowayton, CT, who says: "Many rental cars today allow you to listen to your iPhone/iPod/MP3 player through the car … Read More

10 Greece Moments to Live For

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This is part 1 in Caitlin Martin's recap of her 7-day Aegean adventure with Louis Cruises. Tune in next week for part 2! From ancient history to beaches with brightly colored tavernas at water’s edge and whitewashed houses, it’s easy to see why Greece tops … Read More

Travel Tip of the Day: Check the Windshield for Cracks

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Check the Windshield for Cracks Another rental car tip, after Tuesday's and yesterday's: Every savvy traveler who rents a car knows to walk around the vehicle before jumping in, to check for dents and scratches, and to make sure that if the car is in any … Read More

5 Reasons to Stay at The Carlton Hotel NYC

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There are so many hotels to choose from when you travel to New York City that trying to decide on which one fits the bill can be a real hit-or-miss situation. The Carlton Hotel NYC proved to be a hit for our three-night stay for reasons that include both the … Read More

Travel Style: Jo Piazza

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Want to know how to travel in style, just like the pros? We check in with frequent fliers to find out how often they fly, their favorite destinations and what they never leave home without. Name: Jo Piazza Occupation: Editor, Yahoo … Read More