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Wine-Lover’s Guide to the Finger Lakes, NY

In early July, I did something crazy: I lined-up for Manhattan’s Holland Tunnel on a summer Friday afternoon. Why? To traverse a 250-mile swath of …

Top 10 Casino Hotels in the World

If you enjoy gambling, why not stay where you can play? From Foxwoods in Connecticut to the Ibiza Gran Hotel off of the coast of Spain, take a trip with Lady Luck to one of GAYOT.com's Top 10 Casino Hotels.<p><b>USA</b><p><b>Atlantic City</b><p><b>Trump Taj Mahal</b><p>At this 51-story casino hotel, guests can enjoy an exclusive …

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Captain Cook’s childhood home

<b>BEFORE HE WAS THE</b> captain of a ship tasked with a secret mission to find the elusive southern continent, James Cook was a farm labourer’s son, living …

Food-and-Wine-Lover’s Guide to Croatia

Sunbaked and mountainous, the islands of southern Croatia feel especially cozy in the fall when summer crowds have thinned and breezes have cooled. …

Top 10 stops for Central America first-timers

The green cufflinks between North and South America, these seven compact countries would be easy to skip on a map. Yet they represent a complex web of cultures, ancient ruins, tropical wildlife and adventure.<p>For starters, try climbing lava-gurgling volcanoes with perfect cones that poke above the …

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Why Vegan Diets Suck

5 reasons to enjoy your ham and cheese sandwich<p>There is no one right way to eat for everyone.<p>We are all different and what works for one person may not work for the next.<p>I personally advocate consumption of both animals and plants and I think there is plenty of evidence that this is a reasonable …

Hole Or Whole, Why Can Our Brains Hear The Difference?

Late summer tends to be a slow month for news. But at All Things Considered, we put on a two hour program, no matter what. So — without a trace of irony — one of our science correspondents offered to help fill some holes in the show with a series of stories about holes. Today he looks at how the …

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