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Maine Coast Road Trip: A Scenic Alternate to Route 1

Although Rte. 1 offers its share of eye-catching delights, the twists and turns that characterize… >>

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America’s Top 5 Cleanest Cities

From air to water to trash, Reader's Digest ran the numbers and the results will surprise you. >>

Virginia’s Blue Ridge Parkway: America’s Longest Scenic Drive

Soaring to the crests of the ancient Appalachians, America's longest scenic drive entices travelers… >>

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40 Affordable Destinations for a Family Vacation

With one eye on a good time and the other on a good bargain, travel experts pick 40 places that… >>

Gorgeous Glimpses of America’s Last Wild Places

Fifty years ago, Congress passed the Wilderness Act, preserving our country's most beautiful… >>

Inside 5 of the World’s Spookiest Places and Haunted Attractions

If you enjoy a real chill, these five spots offer a chance to get close to some of the more grisly… >>

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10 Wild Parties Around the World

The biggest party on the planet is waiting for you: You're invited to join in a city-wide food… >>

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Great Road Trips: Eastern States

From the coast of Maine to the Great Smoky Mountains to Florida's Key West, Eastern states offer a… >>

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8 Tips to Survive Your Drive

Do you know what to do in a dangerous driving situation? >>

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10 Tips for Scoring Hotel Deals

Get the best hotel rates with these insider secrets. >>

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More Things Your Hotel Desk Clerk Won’t Tell You

Hotel receptionists spill their best secrets, from how to get VIP treatment, to how often hotel… >>

6 Ways to Survive Holiday Travel

Travel-Ticker.com offers their best advice for making holiday travel cheaper and easier. >>

8 Spots on Earth You Can Only Reach by Paddle

Breathtaking doesn't come easy. You can't reach these magical, magnificent places by either car or… >>

5 Addictive Books to Read on Vacation

Is losing yourself in a good book the ultimate getaway for you? Try these titles. >>

My Louisiana Ghost Story: Alone, Overnight, in a Haunted House

"No, it's not haunted," the housekeeper reassured me. "Oh, there are stories, but nobody's ever… >>

How to Prep for Life on Mars

Tech visionary Elon Musk, CEO of SpaceX and Tesla Motors (and PayPal cofounder), has said that… >>

7 Summer Car Tips Every Driver Should Know

Sweltering temperatures can mean trouble for your ride, but these tricks can help you keep your car… >>

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5 Unbelievable Sources of Found Music

All sound is vibration, and anything that can vibrate can make a little music. Join us for a tour… >>

Word Power: How Well Do You Know Your Travel Lingo?

How many of these 15 travel-related words do you know? Because it pays to increase your word power. >>