For September Travel, San Francisco is Hard to Beat

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  For September Travel, San Francisco is Hard to Beat By Burt Carey   Just like the iconic Tony Bennett song, you too can leave your heart in San Francisco, and September could be the best month of the year to go there. While September typically marks the end of the summer travel season, it […]

Visitors Still Remain Faithful to Yellowstone

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  Visitors Still Remain Faithful to Yellowstone ~ by Amy Lignor   Yes, even though Yellowstone has had to deal with some of the worst happenings of late (a grizzly bear attack against a hiker), they have still come back reporting one of the busiest months for visitors and tourist attendance that they have ever […]

Visiting Charlotte’s NASCAR Hall of Fame

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  Visiting Charlotte’s NASCAR Hall of Fame By Burt Carey   The NASCAR Hall of Fame is more than a mural-static history of a great American sport. Its interactive displays, mind-boggling video clips and portrayals of some of auto racing’s biggest characters will have you and your family buzzing about your stay in Charlotte. And […]

Branson’s Got Stars, Shows and Summer-Ending Fun for the Entire Family

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  Branson’s Got Stars, Shows and Summer-Ending Fun for the Entire Family ~ By Burt Carey   Live music? Check. Theme parks? Check. Fishing? Check. Golf? Check. Horseback riding? Check. Fine dining? Check. Shopping, zip lines, kayaking and spas? Check, check, check, check.   Can there really be one place with all of that, and […]

Peak Times for Fall Foliage Tours

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  Peak Times for Fall Foliage Tours By Burt Carey   From Vermont to the deep South, the Midwest and the Rockies, fall is one of the best times of the year for sight-seeing, especially among those of us who relish autumn colors. It doesn’t take much preparation to see the annual deciduous hues that […]

4 Great Tips for Booking a Fall Caribbean Cruise

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  4 Great Tips for Booking a Fall Caribbean Cruise By Burt Carey Looking to slip away to the Caribbean for a week or two in the fall is a smart decision for those who enjoy cruises. Hurricane season in the Caribbean is classic deal season for experienced cruisers. With families and kids back in […]

New Locales Join the Ranks of "Best Adventures"

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  New Locales Join the Ranks of “Best Adventures” ~by Cindy Haynes   There are familiar stand-out locations in America that people wish to move to in their retirement years (or a heck of a lot sooner). But now, the runner’s up – the previously second or even third choices out there in America – are […]

Tops in Travel: Some Old Favs & Other “New” Adventures

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  Tops in Travel: Some Old Favs & Other “New” Adventures ~ by James Moore   When it comes to top traveling destinations, ‘Traveler’s Choice’ has released their ‘tops.’ And although some are not new to the journeyman’s eye, there are those that perhaps people have yet to really take a good look at. The […]