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Telluride Colorado is a summer and winter playground high in the Rocky Mountains. Find excellent skiing, summer festivals,tacos, mountains and more.
Kyiv, Ukraine. A visit to the capital city of the former Soviet Union country that today cherishes freedom above the state. Highlights of Kyiv what to see, where to eat.
Xcaret is a theme park with a Mayan motif, but the author got to witness dozens of skilled local oarsmen and woman taking off for a 37-mile row to Cozumel.
A trip to the new Iberostar Grand Paraiso, in Mexico’s Yucatan peninsula, includes exciting zip-lining, high class dining and your own personal butler.
In a modest house in Irving, Texas, JFK’s assassin, Lee Harvey Oswald, lived quietly with his wife and daughter and Ruth Paine. You can visit Paine’s house.
Patrick Smith, an airline pilot and blogger, reflects on Revere Beach where he grew up, just under the shadow of planes taking off from Logan Airport.
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While locals debate the merits of “Feasco Field” (aka “Seattle Screw”) and runaway real estate prices, life is still pretty good in the Emerald City.
Marrakech: the most exotic outdoor cafe in the world. The Jemaa el Fna outdoor market is a huge part of local culture and everyone in Marrakesh goes there.
North Africa embodies all that we imagine when we think “Arabian Nights”–veiled women, turbaned men, slow-moving camels in windswept dunes, wealthy sheiks and belly dancers in oasis tents.
Egypt:The mystery of the great sand sea.
Desert Driving: Crossing the Sahara desert, a guide to how to do it yourself, tips on what you need to survive a desert drive–water, gas, maps and more.
A guide to relaxing in Morocco’s Drâa River Valley “a bewitching place of burnished sand and scorching desert that was once a trade route.
Lara Caine goes driving in the Sahara, breaks down, and is rescued by friendly locals. She is charmed by them and amazed at the beauty of the stark desert.