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Ranching and horseback riding have a long and rich history on the islands.

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The laid-back town has a hippie vibe and a landscape dotted with whimsical statuary.

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Air France says that half of its long-haul flights departing from Paris will not operate for 24 hours during a strike over pay.

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Why you should visit Milwaukee

Wisconsin’s largest city welcomes visitors with lake views, stellar food, never-ending brews and a hearty dose of Midwestern niceness.

What is ‘green travel,’ anyway? A beginner’s guide to eco-friendly vacation planning.

Experts offer tips on choosing earth-friendly modes of transportation, hotels and activities.

14 ways to survive 14 hours in coach

Skip the booze, go ahead and put your seat back, and other tips for surviving long flights.

Ten years ago, Atlantic City’s Tropicana casino was on the verge of death, having been stripped of its casino license after its then-owners laid off vast swaths of the workforce, leading to filthy rooms, insect infestations, hourlong waits for slot machine payouts and food and drink orders that often never arrived.

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Disney World’s forthcoming Toy Story Land got a press preview in New York Friday.

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Is the pirate’s life for you?

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The week’s best bargains around the globe

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In the Canadian province’s capital, big-city cuisine with a small-town feel.

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Sonoma and Napa counties suffered minor damage, with only a few attractions still closed.

A Russian skier was killed by an avalanche that hit the Gulmarg tourist resort in the Indian portion of Kashmir on Friday.

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The new price, which takes effect on April 2, applies to citizens who must apply in person.

Through October, 250 rooms at four of its Florida properties are designated “dog friendly.”

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Great food, comedy, Prospect Park and the Cyclone make for a different kind of New York experience.

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Long before Airbnb was a thing, my family rented houses for our holidays rather than stay in hotels. Houses were easier with small children who needed room to run. We liked going to markets in foreign countries and cooking with fresh, local ingredients. And we liked vacationing with friends.

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Travel writer Rick Steves’ most recent trip on Wednesday happened far from Europe and was focused on helping people in New Jersey get high.

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Flight restrictions put in place after a sightseeing helicopter crashed last weekend in the Grand Canyon have been lifted.

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  • Perspective

Instant-messaging apps offer customers a way to get personalized help more quickly.

Long before Airbnb was a thing, my family rented houses for our holidays rather than stay in hotels. Houses were easier with small children who needed room to run. We liked going to markets in foreign countries and cooking with fresh, local ingredients. And we liked vacationing with friends.

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The D.C. property in a former church creates a communal space for guests and locals.

Families camped out from early morning to catch beads and stuffed animals thrown from float riders. Revelers took to the streets in elaborate or funny costumes evoking Marie Antoinette, President Donald Trump and glamorous vampires. And amused bystanders took in the chaotic scene from lawn chairs.

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