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Top 10 US travel destinations for 2013

Top 10 US travel destinations for 2013

View gallery Every year our US-based editors team up with Lonely Planet’s expert authors to compile a list of US destinations that are prime for the next year. Best in Travel 2013 already covered two places we think the world should be looking at – San Francisco and the Gulf…

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Riding the rails!

Riding the rails!

I understand that train trips aren’t technically road trips, but in the winter, sometimes its good to have travel options. And, oh the things you can see! This year I booked my holiday travels on Amtrak, from KC to DC, really having no idea what…

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Hitting the road…

Hitting the road…

It’s that time of the year and ya gotta pack the wagon for the road.  What are some of the essentials that can make or break any trip? Good tunes – iPod, Cds or old school radio – music makes it. “This American Life” –…

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Top 10 US Folk Art Environments

Top 10 US Folk Art Environments

Here is my purely subjective list of folk art faves… from Kelly Ludwig, Detour Art Leonard Knight’s Salvation Mountain – “God is Love” and so is Leonard. S.P. Dinsmoor’s Garden of Eden – The oldest visionary site in America Fred Smith’s Wisconsin Concrete Park –…

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