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5 Airport Hacks You’ve Never Heard Of (That Work!)

<i>This article was written by Brittany Jones Cooper and originally appeared on Yahoo Travel.</i><p><b>Most travelers arrive</b> at the airport with hopes of having a …

Free Things to Do in Rome

Rome may be a city of high fashion and expensive tastes, but its rich history and art offer plenty of cultural sites that won't cost you a dime, including churches and most monuments. You don't have to look far for free activities in the Eternal City.<p><b>Attractions</b><p>Built between A.D. 118 and 125 as a …

The 21 Best Diners in America

By: Kevin Alexander and Liz Childers<p>A quality diner is like a minor league utility player: always ready in an emergency, does a few things well, and tends to have long experience spending time in weird, little towns. Our search to find these places took us all over the country, from the oldest …

Natural History Museum main hall displays – in pictures

With news that a blue whale skeleton will replaced the diplodocus as part of a completely new display at of the main Hintze Hall (formerly the central hall), we look at some other displays from a year after it was opened in 1881

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Top 10 North American Train Trips

Hop aboard the best train trips in North America.<p>In selecting the ten best train trips in North America, we followed the advice of fabled newspaper editor Horace Greeley: “Go West, young man.” While some of our picks lie east of the Mississippi, most veer toward the left coast, reflecting the …

Southern Comfort Food in Mississippi

You still find plenty of Southern fried chicken and fatback-infused turnip greens in the Mississippi Delta, a pancake-flat floodplain that has been called “the most Southern place on Earth.” But those classic dishes represent just half the culinary story here; the rest emerges in such quirky …

The 20 Pound World Travel Backpack

Traveling the world requires a delicate balance of weight and preparedness. Over on The Art of Manliness, travel writer David Danzeiser shares his …

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21 Things You've Definitely Eaten If You Grew up in the Midwest

By: Andy Kryza<p>Midwesterners do things their own way -- seriously, ask anyone from the Midwest to say "paper bag" and you'll experience vowels you didn't even know existed. And when it comes to food, the region is flooded with deliciousness that much of the rest of the country hasn't even heard of. …

Free Things to Do in Rio

Explore Brazil's bustling city on a budget.<p>Between its jaw-dropping topography—miles of sandy beaches, granite peaks—rich biodiversity, and a cultural renaissance, the Cidade Maravilhosa (Marvelous City) offers frugal travelers plenty to do.<p><b>Attractions</b><p>The 125-foot <b>Christ the Redeemer</b> statue was …

Top 10 Food Cities

What makes an urban legend? A dish so unforgettable it becomes just as famous as its birthplace.<p><i>This list was first published in the National Geographic book</i> The World's Best Cities<i>.</i><p><b>Louisville, Kentucky</b><br>Invented as a midnight snack for revelers at the Brown Hotel (335 W. Broadway), Hot Brown, an …

Florida by Land: Escape to an Urban Sanctuary

Wherever you are in Florida, nature is never far away. Throughout the state, there are gardens, parks, and other green spaces sprouting in some unexpected places, including in or near big cities, within bustling retail districts, and off busy interstate exits.<p><b>Florida Botanical Gardens, Largo</b><p>In the …

Top 10 U.S. Family Beaches

These kid-friendly strands offer gentle surf, nearby amenities, and fun for all ages.<p><b>Coast Guard Beach - Eastham, Massachusetts</b><br>For the classic Cape Cod vacation, head to Coast Guard Beach, boundless miles of sand and surf on the Cape Cod National Seashore. Stop at the Salt Pond Visitor Center to …

Top 10 Literary Cities

If your idea of vacation includes checking out local bookshops and exploring writer hangouts, this list is for you.<p><i>From the September 2011 issue of</i> National Geographic Traveler <i>magazine</i><p><b>Edinburgh, Scotland</b><br>It’s practically mandatory that visitors to Edinburgh travel by the book. The atmospheric …

Top 10 I Heart Quebec City: Food and Drink

Find out where to get the best tasty treats in Quebec City.<p>Tell someone who has been to Quebec City that you’re planning a trip there and, if they love you, they’ll begin to share all of the reasons you should eat from dawn until dusk. With foodie routes celebrating everything from cheese to wine …

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How to Dress Like a Local in Top U.S. Cities

<i>By Korey Huyler and Ramiro Olmos for the Orbitz Travel Blog</i><p>It's the number one rule of seasoned travelers: Dress like a local, <i>not</i> like a tourist. Okay, it's our number one rule. But don't worry. Our field guide to fashion in America's top cities will help ensure you'll fit right in, from coast to …

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Lisbon Like a Local

I recently spent nine days in <b>Lisbon</b>, which felt downright decadent. The whole time I was there, I kept meaning to visit Castelo de São Jorge. It’s a guidebook must-see and I definitely had time. But the castle on the hill started to feel less and less important as I roamed the city’s colorful …

The Museum of the Future Is Here

Some things belong in a museum. But at the Smithsonian's recently reopened museum of design, a team has been rethinking what a thing is in the first place.<p>Very soon, every visitor to the Cooper Hewitt, the Smithsonian’s recently reopened design museum, will receive a giant pen. This pen is not …

I Heart My City’s Museums

It’s time for another special edition of I Heart My City! This time we’re serving up recommendations for the world’s best museums from the people who know their cities best. Some are off the beaten path — some offer us compelling reasons to revisit the old stand bys.<p>Here are 20 must-see museums …

Free Things to Do in Las Vegas

Amid all the high rollers and glitz of the Las Vegas Strip are a surprising number of things to do that won't cost you a thing. The casinos alone are a sensory tour de force, with lights, fountains, shows, and music—much of it free. Use this guide to explore some of the other no-cost opportunities …

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San Francisco with children

Beaches, cable cars, carousels or penguins? We’ve narrowed down the best kid-friendly options in San Francisco so you can spend less time looking and more time enjoying.<p>Fisherman's Wharf, Pier 39 & Ghirardelli Square<p>Amid the waffle cones, overpriced seafood and ‘I escaped Alcatraz’ sweatshirts, …