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A weekend in Fort Collins
Fort Collins is the fourth largest city in Colorado but out-of-state visitors often overlook this college town just an hour north of Denver. It might not have the mountain appeal of Aspen or Telluride,...

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Where To Eat, Sleep and Play in San Antonio
The military is still the largest employer in San Antonio, and most travelers think of the city in terms of family-friendly amusement parks and the San Antonio River Walk. However, the city is entering...

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A Weekend in Marrakech
Although still off the beaten path, Morocco is one of the fastest growing vacation destinations for travelers, beguiling for its beautiful architecture, desert landscape, great shopping and distinct North...

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Where to eat and sleep in West Hollywood
A Los Angeles neighborhood best known for its gay nightlife scene and rock music history is coming into its own as a dining destination with several excellent new restaurant openings. The West Hollywood...
Last UpdatedJune 25, 2019
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Travel Agent vs You + Computer
You lose. Here’s why. It used to be that when you went somewhere, you talked to a travel agent and they set it up for you. A day later they would messenger over, or you’d go pick up, a folder of your...
Last UpdatedJune 24, 2019
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Unexpected Luxury: A Resort Spa in Ireland
I did not plan to visit the Delphi Mountain Resort and Spa. My wife, Lisa, and I were looking for another hotel with a similar name, described by our guidebook as the 19th-century fly-fishing estate of...
Last UpdatedApril 22, 2019
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Check into Classic American Hotels
The sense of place is immediate when checking into these classic American hotels. Flamingo, Las Vegas, Nevada Once the epitome of 1940s gangster chic (Bugsy Siegel project managed its construction for...

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Best New Hotels In Shanghai
Shanghai has seen an explosion in new luxury hotels over the past 18 months. Whether you want to stay in Pudong or Puxi, there are countless options and the competition is fierce. Here are three favourites...
Last UpdatedApril 21, 2019
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Where To Eat And Sleep In Singapore
Up until recently, there wasn't much to do in Singapore besides shop and eat. Thank goodness the food is outstanding – fun, flavorful, fiery at times and an example of fusion at its finest. In the past...
Last UpdatedApril 21, 2019
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Parisian Indulgences Worth The Splurge
Romance. Fashion. Food. Art. Paris has it all. The City of Lights is at once effortlessly glamorous and one of the few cities in the world that still feels relaxed. Parisians smoke regular cigarettes,...
Last UpdatedMarch 15, 2019
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A weekend in Taipei
No longer one of the Four Asian Dragons, Taiwan has gone from a surging economy from the 1960s to 1990s to a prolonged recession followed by slow economic growth for more than a decade now. Although it...
Last UpdatedFebruary 20, 2019
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The best hotels in Shanghai
Shanghai is the largest city in China, and the global financial hub is changing so rapidly it seems impossible to ever really fully know the city, even as a regular visitor. There are dozens of five-star...
Last UpdatedFebruary 20, 2019
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