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See a patial list of our travel blog articles featuring places in North America below. For the complete blog archives list please visit our Archives page.

Alaska Cruise
Alaska: Musk Ox
Alaskan Interior
Alaska Marine Highway
Alaska Railway
Alaska Small Ship Cruise
Alaska Whale Watching
Amelia Island, FL
Arizona Cowboy College
Atlanta, Idaho
Austin, Texas
Avila Beach, CA
Baja California Sur
Baja Wine Country, Mexico
Big Bear Lake, CA
British Columbia Tea
California Coast
Cambria & Paso Robles
Canadian Cities
Canadian Rockies
Canadian Winter
Catalina Island
Central Coast, California
Charlevoix, Quebec
Cherokee Nation
Chincoteague & Assateague
Claremont, CA
Columbia River
Costa Rica
Costa Rica Cloud Forest
Cozumel, Mexico
Death Valley Pupfish
Denali National Park
Dominican Republic
Douglas Complex Fire, OR
Eastern Washington
Fairbanks, Alaska
French Canada Cruise
Glacier Peak, WA
Grand del Mar
Guadalajara, Mexico
Hana Highway, Hawaii
Hawaii Big Island
Honolulu, Hawaii
Inland Northwest
Juneau, Alaska
Kaua'i 1; Kaua'i 2
Key West
Kona, Hawaii
La Cantera, San Antonio, TX
Laguna Beach
Laguna Beach Images
Lahaina, Hawaii
Lake Charles, Louisiana
Lanai. Hawaii
La Paz, Mexico
Las Alamandas, Mexico
Las Vegas
Lewis & Clark Expedition
Lexington, Kentucky
Mammoth Mountain
Maui, Hawaii
Mohonk Mountain House
Molokai, Hawaii
Monterey Bay
Montreal Tea
Morongo Resort
Myrtle Beach
Napa Valley
New Brunswick
New Hampshire
New Mexico
New Mexico Images
New Orleans
New York
North Cascades, WA
North Dakota Blizzard
Northern Washington State
Nova Scotia
Oceanside, CA
Orange County
Oregon Coast
Olympia, WA
Olympic Peninsula, WA
Oxnard, CA
Palm Springs Aerial Tram
Palouse Scenic Byway
Pasadena, CA
Paso Robles, CA
Pismo Beach, CA
Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Prince Rupert/Digby Island
Prudhoe Bay, Canadian Arctic
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Queen Charlotte Islands
Redondo Beach
Rhode Island
Richmond, BC
Riverside, CA
Riviera Maya, Mexico
Route 66
Samish Island, WA
San Diego
San Francisco
San Luis Obispo, CA
Santa Fe, New Mexico
Santa Monica, CA
Sedona, Arizona
Seward Highway, Alaska
Sitka, Alaska
Skagway, Alaska
Sonoma, CA
South Texas
St. Lawrence River, Canada
St. Louis, MO
Sun Valley, ID
Taos, New Mexico
Texas Bull Riding
Texas Wine Country
Tongass, Alaska
Ventura, CA
Victoria, BC
Virginia Skydiving
Waco, Texas
Washington D.C: Newseum
Western Canada
Whistler, B.C.

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Alcala, Spain
Aran Islands, Ireland
Arnhem, Holland
Assisi, Italy
Augsburg, Germany
Baltic Sea Nations
Basel. Switzerland
Beira, Portugal
Bertha Benz Route, Germany
Bled, Slovenia
Brno, Czech Republic
Bruges, Leiden and Dijon
Burgundy, France
Castelluccio di Norcia, Italy
Champagne and Lorraine
Champagne Country, France
Civita di Bagnoregio, Italy
Consuegra, Spain
Cotswolds, England
County Cork, Ireland
Crete, Greece
Czech Republic
Czech Republic Slideshow
Dolomites, Italy
Eastern Mediterranean
Erfurt, Germany
Europe by Train
Europe's Churches
Europe's Statues
Fairytale Road, Germany
Flanders, Belgium
Galicia, Spain
German Wine Tours
Germany (Bach)
Germany (small towns)
Germany (4 big cities)
Germany's Great Cities Giverny, France
Graubunden, Switzerland
Graz, Austria
Heroes of Britain
Heroes of Europe
Holland River Cruise
Iceland 1; Iceland 2; Iceland 3
Innsbruck, Austria
Ireland Return
Ireland Tour 1; Ireland Tour 2
Ireland Vacation
Ischia Island, Italy
Kos Island, Greece
Lake Como, Italy
La Mancha, Spain
Lisbon, Portugal
Libourne, SW France
Liverpool, England
Loch Ness, Scotland
London Tea
London Tour Part 1
London Tour Part 2
London Tour Part 3
London Tour Part 4
Lorraine, France
Lucerne, Switzerland
Madrid Tapas
Mediterranean Cruise
Meuse-Argonne, France
Montagne, SW France
Montpellier, France
Moscow & St, Petersburg
Nidwalden, Switzerland
Norcia, Umbria, Italy
Normandy Beaches, France
Normandy, France
Northern Italy
North Wales Railway
Norwegian Arctic
Norwegian Fjords
Offbeat Germany
Off the Beaten Path Europe
Orvieto, Italy
Oslo, Bergen & Trondheim
Perugia, Italy
Piovene Rocchette, Italy
Pittormie Castle, Scotland
Pointe du Hoc, Normandy
Port Meirion, North Wales
Prague, Czech Republic
Provence, France
Pyla-sur-Mer, SW France
Rail Europe
Rhodes Island, Greece
Riviera di Ulisse, Italy
Rome 1; Rome 2
Rouen, France
Saint-Émilion, SW France
Salzburg, Austria
Saxony, Germany
Scotland 1; Scotland 2
Southern England
Southern France
Southern Italy
Spain (Edible Books)
Spello, Italy
Stockholm, Sweden
St. Petersburg
Sutri, Lazio, Italy
The Ritz, London
Toledo, Spain
Tuscany and Umbria
Valencia, Spain
Vatican Museums
Vicenza, Italy
Vienna 1; Vienna 2
Yaroslavl, Russia
Yorkminster, England

TravelingBoy's 3 things About Austria
...we didn't know about

What are some of the “things” or activities that EURAIL passengers do for fun?

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JetBlue's "A Low Fare to Remember" just broke on the scene, but due to its short shelf life, this two-day sale won't be around for long. Find among the 345 sale routes, discounted fall and winter flights within the U.S., to the Caribbean, and to Latin America. The ultra-limited-time sale ends at midnight ET on Wednesday, October 7.
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Tom Weber's travel blog/review
Iberian Adventure: Paella, Palaces and Plenty of Port (Dispatch #1)

Iberian Adventure brochure

It's up, up and andale for the Palladian Traveler as he leaves Bel Paese airspace and heads due west for a six-day journey through the heart of Portugal and Spain as a guest travel writer for Insight Vacations. Read the first of his dispatches filed under Iberian Adventure.

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Guest Contributor's travel blog/review
Manoir Hovey – A Charming Canadian Escape
By Ruth J. Katz

women at a spa
If you've traveled along the River Road in Louisiana, visiting restored plantations and learning about the Civil War from a Southerner's point of view, then you've listened to the period-costumed guide-interpreters more often than not refer to the Civil War as "that recent unpleasantness." Here it is, 150 later, and Southerners still seem to be harboring a grudge. Well, if that is fact, then you can just imagine how those who resided south of the Mason-Dixon Line-way back when-felt after the war.

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Tim Mattox's travel article
Story Telling with Blue Largo

Justin Johnson

It's been twelve years since the last Blue Largo album and that's a reality not lost on guitarist Eric Lieberman and vocalist Alicia Aragon. So when they released their new CD in September, the most obvious question seemed to be, what took so long? Short answer… back in 2006 Lieberman was diagnosed with a rare neurological condition known as Focal Dystonia. Refusing to play the 'victim' role and with wife Alicia by his side, Lieberman spent the last eight and a half years retraining muscle movements by practicing or playing an average of five hours a day.

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Bev Cohn's travel blog
Patricia Clarkson On Character Choices, Dating, & Women of Today

Patricia Clarkson

You can be sure if Patricia Clarkson is in a film, you will be treated to a performance that is sheer perfection. Her approach to acting is both unique and compelling as she imbues her characters with her own quirky, but organic interpretations. Once again, Clarkson delivers a compelling performance in her latest film, 'Learning to Drive,' which co-stars the iconic Sir Ben Kingsley.

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Greg Aragon's travel blog/review
Fall into Picturesque Del Mar

trail along Del Mar beach

There is a spot in Del Mar, where an old train bridge meets the beach and crosses over rocky cliffs and a dusty trail lined with flowers and coastal vegetation. It is a spot any photographer would cherish. I discovered this magical vista and much more on a recent getaway to the Southern California seaside paradise.

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Tom Weber's travel blog/review
Ashford Castle: Regal Elegance Wrapped in Irish Charm

boquet of roses at Ashford Castle, Ireland

Our "Man in Italy" heads to Ireland as a guest of Red Carnation Hotels to experience five-star luxury inside the newly renovated "grande dame by the lake," Ashford Castle.

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Bev Cohn's travel blog
The Iconic Sir Ben Kingsley: Up Close and Very Personal

Sir Ben Kingsley as Darwan in the film 'Learning to Drive'

England's Sir Ben Kingsley is one of the world's most respected actors. His film career, which spans over 40 years, began with his breakout performance in Gandhi. He won the Best Actor Academy Award for his portrayal of Mahatma Gandhi, which catapulted him into instant international fame. In his latest film, Learning to Drive, Kingsley gives yet another multi-textured portrayal as Darwan, a highly educated Indian gentleman who works as a taxi driver and driving instructor in New York City.

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Guest Contributor's travel blog/review
37 Above 60, Part III
By Adam Sholder

approaching Tuktoyaktuk

I awoke the next morning, Wednesday, August 2nd, to find the campground socked in with fog. No matter, I thought, as I had quite a day planned. I headed out to the office that would arrange to take me about 130 kilometers further north, to the native fishing village of Tuktoyaktuk, or “Tuk,” situated right on the shores of the Arctic Ocean. I arrived at 8:30 and was told that the weather was worse in Tuk, and no planes were flying out. The Inuit woman told me to check back in an hour.

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Greg Aragon's travel blog/review
Broad Brings New Art and Style to Downtown LA

The Broad

Move over a little bit Walt Disney Concert Hall; there is a new iconic building and tourist attraction in Downtown Los Angeles and it is one awesome piece of work. Costing about $140 million to build, The Broad contemporary art museum is a giant honeycomb-looking structure housing 2,000 masterpieces from around the world.

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Guest Contributor's travel blog/review
Spa-La-La: Spa Week October 12th – 18th
By Ruth J. Katz

women at a spa
The growth of the spa industry – not only in America, but around the globe – has been overwhelming in the past fifteen-plus years. Today it is impossible to build a prestigious hotel that does not have a glamorous and well-designed spa; similarly, spas that were constructed fifteen and twenty years ago are being transformed into more user-friendly and up-to-date sybaritic palaces.

Traveling Guest

Tom Weber's travel blog/review
Bohemian Rhapsody: Discovering a Pearl Along the Danube (Dispatch #13)

Hungarian Parliament Building and the Danube, Budapest

The Palladian Traveler, on the road with Insight Vacations, files his 13th and final dispatch in the Bohemian Rhapsody travel series from the Pearl of the Danube: Budapest, Hungary.

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Greg Aragon's travel blog/review
Relaxing at the Luxurious Hyatt in Indian Wells

LederMann leather gear bag

Nothing puts me in vacation mode like a big, luxurious hotel room overlooking a sparkling pool and a bunch of palm trees. And if the room is part of the Hyatt brand of hotels, and is located in an exclusive resort community in the Palm Springs area, then it's all just icing on the Molten lava chocolate cake.

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Bev Cohn's travel blog
"A Walk in the Woods" With Robert Redford & Nick Nolte

Robert Redford and Nick Nolte

In their latest film, "A Walk in the Woods," Robert Redford plays Bill Bryson, a successful travel writer and Nick Nolte, plays his old friend Stephen Katz, a serial philanderer who is down on his luck. Ken Kwapis directs the film written by Bill Holderman, based on a book by Bill Bryson. The story revolves around two aging friends who decide to hike the 2,200-mile Appalachian Trail, beginning in Georgia and ending in Maine.

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Fyllis Hockman's travel blog/review
Great Wolf Lodge: An Unparalleled Land-and-Water Adventure for Kids of all Ages

inside Historic St. Mary's County
"You want me to get on THAT and go down to where?" I wailed from high atop the Alberta Falls waterslide, looking down to an alleged pool that was well out of visual range. My 11-year-old grand-daughter nodded with a look of both consternation and resignation that I tried very hard to take in stride. Such was my introduction to a vast array of unusual children's activities that mesmerized the 70-year-old kid in me as much as they did Dalya, 14 and Mollie, 11 as we frolicked through Great Wolf Lodge.

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Tom Weber's travel blog/review
Bohemian Rhapsody: If It's Thursday, This Must Be Vienna And Budapest (Dispatch #12)

night scene on the banks of the Danube, Budapest

In the penultimate dispatch of the Bohemian Rhapsody series, the Palladian Traveler starts his day inside a 1,441-room "cottage" in Vienna and ends it aboard a Danube River dinner cruise in Budapest.

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Guest Contributor's travel blog/review
37 Above 60, Part II
By Adam Sholder

The Dempster Highway looking north

It was 4:00, and far too late to begin an eight-hour journey into the unknown. But there I was anyway, 30 miles out of Dawson, and sitting parked in front of the sign indicating the beginning of the 450 mile-long gravel road known as The Dempster Highway. Completed in 1979 after 20 years of construction, the Dempster is named after Sergeant Jack Dempster of the North West Mounted Police.

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John Clayton's travel blog/review
Bekonscot Model Village: It's a Time Warp Wonderful Look at 1930s England

Bekonscot model village
You can take the A40 road from London to get there, and drive along what's often called one of England's "really scenic roads" and, in a leisurely drive, it'll take you just over an hour to traverse the 27 miles to the destination: the charming, genuinely unique village of Bekonscot in the town of Beaconsfield in Buckinghamshire.

Guest Contributor's travel blog/review
37 Above 60, Part I: You're Going Where?
By Adam Sholder

Stumblebum Spruces on the Yukon River Valley

When I told people about my plans for a summer camping trip a few years back, the response was almost invariably, "Why?" It wasn’t an unfair question to ask, as my camping trip was a solo journey that took me deep into the Arctic. Beginning in Canada’s Yukon Territory, or “Above 60” as it’s known to the locals (the Territory begins as 60 degrees latitude), I traveled about 800 miles further north on the globe, to the very shores of the Arctic Ocean.

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HAPPY OCTOBER from the staff at TravelingBoy

We have designated 2015 as the year to give. Here are some of our favorite charities. CLICK HERE.


Journeys International Helps Nepal by Announcing Two New Trips for 2016

Journeys International, an Ann Arbor-based adventure tour operator, is excited to announce the addition of two new trips to Nepal: Hands On the Himalayas, and Nepal Family Adventure. The two itineraries are very different, but both have the same ultimate intention: support the rebuilding efforts in Nepal by attracting tourists to the earthquake-ravaged nation where Journeys got its start 37 years ago.


Take a Bite Out of Surprising Cuisine Finds at Sea

October is National Plan a Cruise Month and the cruise industry is celebrating every aspect of cruising, especially cruise cuisine. Today's cruise traveler knows one thing about cruise cuisine – expect the unexpected.


10 New World Heritage Sites That Should Be On Your Bucket List
Courtesy Deb Hopewell of SmarterTravel


5 Questions to Ask before Traveling Abroad on a Spring Gap Semester

Projects Abroad shares the biggest motivations for students to participate in volunteer projects and internships overseas during the spring college semester.


Newseum's Popular FBI Exhibit Will Reopen on Nov. 13

On Nov. 13, 2015, the Newseum will open "Inside Today's FBI: Fighting Crime in the Age of Terror," a new version of its popular FBI exhibit, featuring never-before-displayed evidence and artifacts from some of the FBI's biggest cases. In the post-9/11 era, the bureau's top priorities are terrorists, spies and cybercriminals, stalked with powerful new surveillance technologies.


6 Countries That Rely on Tourism (and Why That's Good for Your Wallet)
Courtesy Jamie Ditaranto of SmarterTravel


8 Tips to Improve Your Food Photography
Courtesy Lisa of LL World Tour

It seems so normal nowadays to be at a restaurant while folks whip out their smart phones to snap pics of their dish as its presented. I can’t knock it as I’m one of these people. Check out these tips to enhance your food photography.


AAHOA Membership Count Reaches 14,000

ATLANTA – The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) reached a membership milestone recentlywhen individual hotelier membership reached 14,000. AHOA members own nearly 1 out of every 2 hotels in the United States. In addition to hosting robust local, regional, and national events, AAHOA offers free continuing professional education, discounted hotel-vendor goods and services, and PAC-powered state and federal legislative advocacy.

Flight Stats New and Improved On-Time Performance Reports Are Here!

We have improved our monthly performance reports by bringing back the Airport On-time Performance report. Now you're able to generate specific reports for specific size, region, and rankings for airline and airport performance data. The August 2015 On-Time Performance reports are available now!

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How Expats Impact Switzerland

Where’s the best place in the world for expats to live? Switzerland! According to the 2014 HSBC Expat Explorer survey of expats in 34 countries, Switzerland was ranked 1st, beating Singapore to the top spot. Many Switzerland-based expats mentioned the better work / life balance, availability of outdoor activities and the family-centric culture as the reasons why they enjoy the Swiss lifestyle.


The World Halal Travel Summit & Exhibition
19-21 October 2015, ADNEC, Abu Dhabi

Visitors from over 40 countries have already registered to attend The World Halal Travel Summit & Exhibition (WHTS15), exclusively supported by the Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority and taking place in Abu Dhabi from the 19th to 21st of October 2015.

Register for your free of charge visitor ticket

Hop to It: New Species of Tree Frog Discovered at Mashpi Lodge Near Quito, Ecuador

There is natural beauty everywhere at Mashpi Lodge near Quito, Ecuador. But there is more – much more – including scientific research and findings of interest not only to guests but also to the scientific community. A recent discovery at the 3,200-acre Mashpi Rainforest Biodiversity Reserve surrounding the Mashpi Lodge has everybody hopping. It is a new species of treefrog: Mashpi Torrenteer (Hyloscirtus mashpi).


Samoa Air Introduces 'XL Class' for Larger Passengers

Samoa Air, the world's first airline to charge people according to their weight rather than by seat, is introducing a special "XL class" to cater for larger passengers. The Pacific national airline is creating a wider row on its aircrafts for passengers who weigh more than 286 pounds. Samoa has one of the world's highest rates of obesity. The XL row would be extended by 12 to 14 inches.

American Airlines to Begin Offering Charter Flights from L.A. to Havana
Courtesy Jenny Luna

American Airlines announced that it will offer charter flights from Los Angeles to Havana starting in December. It will be the first flight from the West Coast to Cuba since Cuba and the United States restored diplomatic relations last month. According to the Wall Street Journal, the Obama administration is negotiating with Cuba to allow scheduled commercial flights between the two countries by year’s end, despite a travel ban imposed by Congress.

Experience the Magic of Myanmar

Join Legendary Adventurer Richard Bangs on an Exclusive Itinerary to this Magical Land.


Winning Bid for Alaska Brings Adventure Travel World Summit to North America in 2016

The ATTA is pleased to announce that next year's Adventure Travel World Summit will be held in Anchorage, Alaska. It's a big event that deserves to be hosted by a big destination.


List: Best Hubs for Layovers Worldwide

Singapore's Changi Airport, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Hong Kong International Airport and South Korea's Incheon International are among the world's best for layovers.


Dear Heather

Dear Heather: I am a housewife and my husband and I have been married for 25 years and both of us will be 50 soon. The last year or so I have noticed that both he and I do not seem to be engaged like we were before. We don’t talk much or go out for dinner and there is almost no intimacy.


How to Travel to Cuba Legally from the U.S.
Courtesy Anne Banas, SmarterTravel Staff

As we all know, legal travel to Cuba is now possible. However, you'll face its complexities before you ever land in Havana. Here's the latest on what you need to know for planning a trip (at least for the moment).


JetBlue Schools Flyers on Boarding Etiquette
Courtesy Tim Winship


How to Help Victims of the Nepal Earthquake

Seven Unique Cuba Tours
Courtesy Christine Sarkis, SmarterTravel Staff

Despite loosened travel restrictions, there are still so many rules about what American tour groups can and can't do, it's no surprise most of the itineraries are pretty similar. Want something a little different? Here are seven companies offering just that, tours that provide a unique lens through which to see Cuba.


Last-Minute Airfare Deals

Find the latest last-minute Web fares for flights departing from within the United States and Canada.


The Best Place to Find Cheap Flights

Compare prices on 400+ airlines and travel sites.


Random Acts of Canine Kindness


Cedric the Dog takes a well-earned break after organizing a protest at an Utah puppy mill.

Together in Spirit – The Best Friends Animal Society

At the core of Best Friends' work is the dream that one day animals will no longer be killed in America's shelters.


Dog Quotations

The three worst airports for arrivals, with delays exceeding 20 minutes, are Newark, LaGuardia, and O'Hare; JFK is close at 19 minutes.

Deb's poetry break

John Muir on Mt. Ritter:
By Gary Snyder

After scanning its face again and again,
I began to scale it, picking my holds
With intense caution. About half-way
To the top, I was suddenly brought to
A dead stop, with arms outspread
Clinging close to the face of the rock
Unable to move hand or foot
Either up or down. My doom
Appeared fixed. I MUST fall.
There would be a moment of
Bewilderment, and then,
A lifeless rumble down the cliff
To the glacier below.
My mind seemed to fill with a
Stifling smoke. This terrible eclipse
Lasted only a moment, when life blazed
Forth again with preternatural clearness.
I seemed suddenly to become possessed
Of a new sense. My trembling muscles
Became firm again, every rift and flaw in
The rock was seen as through a microscope,
My limbs moved with a positiveness and precision
With which I seemed to have
Nothing at all to do.

Send Deb your favorite travel poems.

Operation Homefront

A national nonprofit, Operation Homefront leads more than 4,500 volunteers with nationwide presence who provide emergency and other financial assistance to the families of service members and wounded warriors.


7 Frequent-Flyer Tricks Worth Learning

Master the art of earning miles, attaining elite status, and working the system to earn free flights and other perks.


Traveling Boy Recipe Travel recipe of the month


Susanne Servin of Herzerl Tours shares her Apfelstrudel family recipe. Says Susanne: "It may seem overwhelming but believe me, it's not. In a two hour session I taught a group of my German students how to make it."

Check out her recipe and accompanying video.

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Maracaibo, Venezuela
Amazon Adventure
Amazon Jungle
Costa Rica Cloud Forest
Peru 1; Peru 2
Peru's Amazon

Camiguin Island, Philippines
Caramoan, Philippines
China Photos
Corregidor Island
Emirates Airlines
Ha Long Bay, Vietnam
Iligan City, Philippines
Japan 1; Japan 2
Jalalabad, Afghanistan
Jalalabad Photos
Kabul, Afghanistan
Kabul Photos 1; Kabul Photos 2
Krabi, Thailand 1; Krabi, Thailand 2
Langkawi, Malaysia
Mumbai, India
Petra, Jordan
Philippine Dolphins
Qufu, China
Taj Mahal, India
Terra Cotta Warriors, China
Thailand 1; Thailand 2
Yangtze River, China

Namibia 1; Namibia 2; Namibia 3
Uganda 1; Uganda 2; Uganda 3

Aitutaki, Cook Islands
Indian Pacific Railway
Marquesa Islands
New South Wales, Australia
New Zealand
Stewart Island, New Zealand
Tahiti; Tahiti Photos

Antarctica Slideshow

Azamara Cruises
Azamara Baltic Sea Cruise
Allure of the Seas
Carnival Paradise Cruise
Oasis of the Seas;
River Cruise
SS Lane Victory
Three Value Cruises

4 Historic Hotels
Aviation Legend: The B17
Favorite Travel Photos
Feasting on Bugs and Grubs
Great Escape
Interesting Travel Photos: Questions
Interesting Travel Photos: Answers
Islands Part 1; Islands Part 2
Islands Part 3; Islands Part 4
Learning English
Queen Mary
River Cruise vs. Ocean Cruise
Spirits of the World
Soft Adventures
Travel Photography

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Traveling Blues Features (partial list) – blues aficionado Tim Mattox writes about the blues:
Honeyboy Edwards
John Hammond
Field Hollers
Eddie Vinson
Willie Dixon
Mark Hummel & the Blues Survivors
John Mayall
Lowell George (Little Feat)
BB King
Johnny Winter
Joe Bonamassa
Preston Smith
Rory Block
Mick Taylor
Dennis Jones
Rod Piazza
Buddy Guy
Pinetop Perkins
The Blues & Lives Well-Lived
Promise of the Real/Lukas Nelson
Jimmy Carl Black
Stephen Stills
Otis Rush
Little Walter
Johnny Otis
Kinsey, Perkins & Sumlin
Charlie Musselwhite
Phil Gates
JW Jones
Billy Watson
Kim Simmonds (Savoy Brown)
'Iceman' Albert Collins
Lightnin' Malcolm
Nathan James
The 44's
Anthony Gomes

Travel Humor (partial list) – a collection of jokes (with bits of travel adventures) from graphics artist Raoul Pascual:
Can You Get Married in Heaven?
3 Men, 3 Women and 3 Bears
Dangerous Snake
The Truth About Reindeer
Health Warning
Do You Want to be a Mermaid or a Whale?
Irish Jokes
Outback Half-Wit
Irish Millionaire
Laundry Man
Moses and the Red Sea
Two Norwegians
How the War Between Ireland and France was Averted
Jewish Haikus
Italian Profiling
The Middle Wife
Welsh Holiday
Alberta Snow
Complete and Finished
Alzheimer's Test
Fairy Tale
Agricultural Inspector
News from Libya
Chinese Food
Baby Polar Bear
Spanish Delicacy
Mexican Jews
British Humor
A Chicken Walks Into a Bar
First Child
Irish Babes
Italian Golfer
Sleeping With Bob
The Crows of Massachusetts
Snow Parking
Hamburg Visits Los Angeles CA
Airplane Water Landing
Team Effort
Leviticus 20:13

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