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10 Things to Love About Myrtle Beach

Sink your toes into the sands at Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach is a favorite vacation destination in South Carolina—for good reason. With 60 miles (96.6 km) of beach known as the Grand Strand on the Atlantic Ocean, plenty of opportunities for entertainment and multiple cultural offerings, Myrtle Beach has been luring visitors for decades. A man-made island, with the Intercostal Waterway separating the city from the mainland, this separation just adds to the allure of Myrtle Beach. While there are lots of things to love in Myrtle Beach, here are our top 10 picks.

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March 4, 2015 by | Comments Off

26 Cheap Things To Do, Eat and See in New Orleans

Big cities can be a drain on the wallet with pricey options for food, entertainment, and transportation, but New Orleans, Louisiana, is particularly friendly for those traveling on a budget. Sure you can drop a ton of cash in The Big Easy, but it’s not necessary. Here are 26 cheap—and free!—things to do, eat, and see in New Orleans that won’t bankrupt your trip.

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January 30, 2015 by | 0 Comments

What the US’s New Stance on Cuba Means for Tourism

Cubans hanging out after a days work in Havana

One of the biggest political surprises of 2014 was the Obama Administration’s decision to “chart a new course” in US relations with Cuba. While social media buzzed with chatter that the US was “lifting the embargo,” the new policy towards Cuba is at most a step towards that. Lifting the embargo requires the approval of Congress, which given its current political makeup, is not likely to happen in the very near future.

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January 8, 2015 by | Comments Off

Top 25 Things to Do in North America: 2015 Viator Travel Awards

Explore the Big Apple

You’ll find all kinds of activities listed below, including historic exploration in Cancun and Washington, D.C., enjoying the great outdoors in British Columbia and Miami, and acting like a kid again in Orlando and San Diego. Join us for this tour of the Top 25 Things to Do in North America!

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December 15, 2014 by | 1 Comment

Getting a Taste of Orlando on a Winter Park Food Tour

I always encourage visitors to get outside of the theme parks for at least a day to see the Orlando area the way locals experience it. This tour is a great way to get to get to know the area and have a taste of why Orlando is earning a reputation for being a great city for foodies.

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December 8, 2014 by | Comments Off

Charlotte Food and History Tour by Bike

Tremaine chatting with our tour group

An extremely bike-friendly city, with wide-bike lanes and an easily navigated layout, there’s no better way to explore than on two wheels. I arrived at the office for my morning Food & Culture Bike Tour of Charlotte a few minutes early, eager to start. My guide Tremaine is a Charlotte native and was keenly interested and involved in the changes that were coming to Charlotte. He was also a history buff, having served as a docent at a local museum; I knew he would be an excellent guide.

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November 5, 2014 by | Comments Off

New England Fall Foliage: The Best State by State

Every fall, New England rolls out a foliage carpet dressed in blazing oranges and reds, yellows and purples. It’s the perfect time to visit the region. Leaf peepers come to drive the winding country roads, hike lush mountain paths, and stroll town greens to soak in the vibrant vistas of color. If you’re planning a trip to the region, here are the most stunning places to see fall foliage state-by-state.

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October 13, 2014 by | 2 Comments

Charleston and Savannah: The Haunted Cities of the South

Marshall House

Separated by less than 100 miles of coastline and Hilton Head Island, Charleston and Savannah compete for the title of Most Haunted City in America. Episodes of the Sci-Fi channel’s Ghost Hunters and HGTV’s If These Wall Could Talk feature hotels, gravestones, and other sites known to host apparitions. Diner, pub, and brewery guests tell tales of having their hair pulled, feeling otherworldly presences, and even seeing dishware moved by invisible hands. With more buried history than in just about any other cities in the nation, it’s no wonder some souls are looking for redemption… or justice.

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September 3, 2014 by | 0 Comments

Announcing Our July Instagram Photo Contest Winners!

Ocean City Boardwalk, Delaware zaptie20 July Insta Contest

Here are our Top Ten photos from the July “America the Beautiful” Instagram photo contest!

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August 1, 2014 by | 0 Comments

Festivals Happening Around the World in July

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The summery (at least for the Northern Hemisphere) month of July is host to a number of exciting festivals around the globe. From America’s Independence Day to the Darwin Beer Can Regatta, here are some of the month’s most fascinating festivals.

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July 16, 2014 by | 4 Comments

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