The city’s light rail line offers easy access to treasures between downtown and the beach.

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The city’s light rail line offers easy access to treasures between downtown and the beach.

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Thirty-six hours rolls by during what might be ‘America’s most beautiful train ride.’

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Marriott International plans to remove plastic straws and drink stirrers from all of its 6,500 hotels and resorts worldwide by next year.

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A $13 billion project to build a new rail tunnel into New York is scrambling to stay in the running for key federal funding as a July 14 deadline looms.

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Spain’s Cordoba, Seville and Granada showcase a striking blend of Moorish and Christian architecture.

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