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Five Great Local Summer Adventures!

The wide wide world is just waiting to be explored, and it starts right at your doorstep. That's why I asked local moms to share their favorite spots in their own towns. Last week we brought you City Gems from five cities around the U.S. Here are five more! No need to pack a bag to start exploring, …

Top 10 Summer Sunsets

Let nature's greatest light show cap the perfect end to a warm summer day.<p>From the National Geographic book <i>Four Seasons of Travel</i><p><b>Halekulani Resort, Honolulu, Hawaii</b> <br>www.halekulani.com <br>It’s a Hawaiian classic. Take a seat on the veranda. Let the breeze coming off the water, a mai tai (a house …

Survival Tips When Traveling With Small Kids

If you're a parent you've probably learned by now that vacationing with small kids can be very stressful. Vacationing with little ones is essentially all the same chaos that comes along with normal parenting - just in a different location and amplified due to erratic schedules and endless …

Reflections on a Cuba Visit

Havana is a fractured place--beautiful, colorful, and hopeful, but at the same time, poor, deprived, and repressed.<p>Old Havana is full of charm, life, music, color, and tourists. It features architectural styles, including neoclassical and grand colonial, with courtyards and covered walkways, and …

In the Pursuit of Discomfort

It was a beautiful day for some self-imposed suffering. I was tackling mile twelve of sixteen in one of Orange County's many canyons, and my calf muscles felt like they were peeling away from my bones--anything to escape my prickling, miserable body.<p>I heaved a sigh, and let the steady metronome of …

15 reasons you should never travel to Japan

Japan, consisting of 6,852 islands, lies along the Pacific Coast of East Asia. With 73% of the country consisting of forests and mountains, the …

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Tuscany Memories

Travel in Tuscany these last couple weeks has given me a chance to really improve my <i>Rick Steves' Florence & Tuscany</i> guidebook. And that time has been filled with great travel memories.<p>It seems that if I ever want to have a great visual experience, all I need to do is leave my hotel room without my …

The Top 10 Places for Families to Travel This Summer

<i>Dana Point, California (Flickr: Neil Kremer)</i><p>Endless days of sunshine, swimming in warmer waters and building sandcastles are the wonderful ingredients for a perfect family summer vacation. From coast to coast, families search for a stretch of sand where kids can play freely and adults can take a …