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Affordable Getaways to Help Cure Winter Blues
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Affordable Getaways to Help Cure Winter Blues

Winter Blues: Affordable Getaways

When the cold weather comes around, it’s easy for the winter blues to take effect. With snow on the ground, ice on the windshield, and below freezing temperatures to battle with throughout the day, most people just want to get away from it all – and for good reasons too. If you haven’t felt it yet, it’s important to note that the winter blues typically ...
Galena, Illinois – Things To Do
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Galena, Illinois – Things To Do

Day Trip: Galena, Illinois History buffs will love the incredibly well-preserved Civil War era-heartland town Galena, Illinois. Galena, — on the Mississippi — was built up in the 1800s and became one of the richest ports in all of the United States.

Merchants built a gorgeous brick commercial area and gracious mansions in the hills around it. Galena was home to a number of Civil War ...
The Top 4 Things to Do in Telluride, Colorado
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The Top 4 Things to Do in Telluride, Colorado

Things to Do in Telluride, Colorado It’s no secret that Colorado is a gold mine in the ski world. The Rocky Mountains tower in a league of their own when it comes to North American slopes, attracting travelers and trailblazers from all over the globe to its high-powder proficiency and wide range of resorts. But while you may know of the classics such as Aspen, Breckenridge, and Vail, have you ever heard ...
3 Luxury Hotels on a Budget in Houston
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3 Luxury Hotels on a Budget in Houston

Luxury Hotels on a Budget in Houston When you're headed for a relaxing vacation in Houston, Texas, nailing your hotel choice is essential. Finding the right place to hang your hat can make or break your trip and let's face it, sometimes that means forking over a bit more cash. At IHG, we've done the hard work for you and unearthed the hottest deals in luxury hotels in Houston. Center of ...
Top Pumpkin Patches in The Midwest
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Top Pumpkin Patches in The Midwest

Best Pumpkin Patches in the Midwest Fall in the Midwest is a magical time. Scenic drives become even more majestic as the leaves turn from green to yellow, orange, and red. Cool evenings mean bonfires and ‘smores. And perhaps the most fun of all is spending a day at pumpkin patches. More than just pumpkins, these seasonal attractions almost always offer corn mazes, hayrides, and cider doughnuts. See? ...
5 Fall Getaways With Breathtaking Fall Foliage – Patricia Schultz
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5 Fall Getaways With Breathtaking Fall Foliage – Patricia Schultz

5 Scenic Fall Getaways in North America – Patricia Schultz

Experience the beauty of fall and take a scenic getaway this season. Patricia Schultz, author of 1000 Places to See in the United States and Canada Before You Die, shares the most breathtaking fall getaways in North America. Start packing your bags, these fall getaways don't last forever!   The Cabot Trail Cape Breton Island, ...
Best of Philadelphia: Food & Drink
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Best of Philadelphia: Food & Drink

Best of Philadelphia:  Food + Drink Unbeknown to most, Philadelphia, the city of brotherly love, is known as a city of firsts. America’s first daily newspaper was founded here, the first birthday of the United States was celebrated here and its home to the first American hospital, zoo and medical school. In our article we'll be highlighting what we find to be the best of Philadelphia.  While all of ...
10 Breathtaking Fall Destinations
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10 Breathtaking Fall Destinations

10 Best Fall Destinations

Experience the beautiful scenery that fall has to offer by taking a short fall getaway, or simply taking a scenic drive to enjoy the season's vibrant colors. Flight and hotel prices usually drop during fall as well, so don't miss out on your opportunity to take a spectacular trip with some great views. Here are 10 fall destinations to see the leaves change ...
LGBT Chicago: What’s Hot in Chicago
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LGBT Chicago: What’s Hot in Chicago

What’s Hot: LGBT Chicago Chicago is not just a more polite, whiter version of New York. Well, actually it is, but it’s also much more than that. Architecture buffs swoon over a skyline chock full of important buildings completed 100 years ago or 100 days ago. Outdoors and art lovers have myriad options including the fabulous Millennium Park with clever interactive art installations and a robust lineup of ...
Best Hotels EverBank Field
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Best Hotels EverBank Field

Score Big With These Hotels EverBank Field Each season, football fans flock to EverBank Field in Jacksonville, Florida, to hunker down with 67,000 of their closest friends to watch the Jaguars battle it out with the top teams in the NFL. After a long day of tailgating, some rest and relaxation are in order. Whether your team wins or loses, you can make sure that your hotel choice is a touchdown. Check out ...
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