Elizabeth Gruening

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Seven Great Champagne Bars in America

Bubbly was popped around the world this week in celebration of a (seemingly new) study about the health benefits of drinking Champagne. A …

A Toast to the Champagne Houses of France

As I raised my glass for a sip, the effervescence of the bubbly tickled my nose, just as I imagined it would have done to monk Dom Perignon had he discovered that his blended grapes made such a fuss.<p><i>"Come quickly, I am drinking the stars," - quote from a print advertisement in the late 19th century.</i><p>…

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An Insider’s Guide to Australia’s Great Ocean Road

TravelIntelligent Travel<p><b>Victoria</b>’s best known highway, the <b>Great Ocean Road</b>, runs 150 miles from Torquay to near Warrnambool, but the scenic drive continues along the Victoria coast to the South Australia state line. Drive it the other way, from west to east, to parallel the route of 19th-century …

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Stop Everything and Watch This Elderly Couple Reunite at the Airport

Airports are good for more than travel delays and bad food.<p>There's a lot of stress that comes with traveling through an airports: flight delays (or, …

There's an elite club that you can only join if you've traveled to over 100 countries

This international society of jet setters may only have one entry requirement, but it's a tough one: TCC members must have visited at least 100 countries.<p>According to the US Department of State, there are 195 sovereign nations on earth — that's quite a few stamps for your passport.<p>However, the TCC …

14 free things to do in Seattle

Over the past few decades, Seattle has changed from a small, relatively ignored Pacific Northwestern city into a bustling metropolis filled with gourmet restaurants, top-quality culture, and a plethora of high-quality, high-end things to do.<p>Unfortunately, with a rising profile come rising prices, …