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If you’re coming to Hawaii with kids, you probably want to expose them to some of the island’s beauty – hikes, waterfalls, The post Waimea Falls: The best hike to do with kids on Oahu appeared first on Hawaii Aloha Tra…
05.28 / 19:21
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A theme park noted for its accessibility for all inaugurates a splash park that's wheelchair-accessible,…
05.28 / 19:13
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The Jefferson’s elegant suites -- the Thomas Jefferson and Martha Jefferson suites make for a stay of presidential proportions while offering sweeping views of the nation’s cap…
05.28 / 18:51
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Locals call it the Woodstock of spirituality. Mount Shasta has long been a mountain of mystery, attracting an assortment of spiritual questers, some of whom now live there along with … Click to Continue…
05.28 / 18:30
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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Walker Art Center in Minneapolis will remove a gallows-like sculpture because of protests from Native Americans who say it brought back painful memories of the mass hanging of 38 Dakota men in 1862. "Scaffold" is a two-story sculpture by Los Angeles artist Sam Durant. It was…
05.28 / 18:29
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HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Officials in Kazakhstan are looking to Yellowstone National Park and their counterparts in Montana as they work to develop tourism focused on national parks at home. A group of state and local officials from the Central Asian nation along with an entrepreneur and embassy assistant visited…
05.28 / 18:29
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COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - A pair of exhibits opening at the Fenimore Art Museum in Cooperstown highlight the work of American artist Andrew Wyeth and photographer Herman Leonard. "Andrew Wyeth at 100: A Family Remembrance" celebrates the 100th anniversary of Wyeth's birth in Pennsylvania. The exhibit includes items from his…
05.28 / 18:29
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GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) - A former Green Bay Packers offensive lineman is getting involved with an honor flight group to honor Vietnam veterans. USA Today Network-Wisconsin (http://wdhne.ws/2qXoHC0 ) reported that Jerry Kramer went to Washington, D.C. with Vietnam veterans on a Never Forgotten Honor Flight Trip. The group visited…
05.28 / 18:29
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The ban could be for laptops in the passenger cabins of all international flights to and from the United…
05.28 / 18:28
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These are the digital trends we were talking about this week. -Sarah…
05.28 / 17:20
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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - A legislative committee studying Rhode Island's tourism promotion efforts is recommending that the state consider changing its tourism management and oversight. In a report issued Friday, the panel advised the state to "reevaluate" the formula used for the distribution of Rhode Island's Hotel and Lodging Tax…
05.28 / 17:17
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DUBLIN, Calif. (AP) - Officials say a 10-year-old boy suffered scrapes and bruises after flying off a three-story slide during opening day for a Northern California water park. The San Francisco Chronicle reports (http://bit.ly/2saTEAa ) the child was going down the Emerald Plunge at The Wave park in Dublin Saturday…
05.28 / 17:17
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ALPENA, Mich. (AP) - Two grants worth $200,000 aim to expand educational and tourism opportunities at northern Michigan's national marine sanctuary. The Friends of Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary say the money comes from the Besser Foundation. Foundation officials say the money supports projects that represent two of its funding…
05.28 / 17:17
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We’ve assembled an expert panel of travel bloggers to share their best a…
05.28 / 17:16
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Ukraine & Belarus : Odessa, Eurovision, Chernobyl, Kievan Rus Park,…
05.28 / 17:03
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EAST HAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) - Ah, summer in the Hamptons. Cocktail parties. Beach gatherings. Celebrities. But for some eastern Long Island residents, the annual arrival of the jet set also brings the thumpety-thump of helicopters and whine of airplane engines. This season's aircraft buzz, centered on the tiny municipal airport…
05.28 / 16:13
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GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) - Over the past 20 years, the Grand Teton National Park Foundation has raised more than $65 million for the site in Wyoming. Foundation President Leslie Mattson told the Jackson Hole News & Guide (http://bit.ly/2qkKBAi) that its next priorities include the cultural preservation of…
05.28 / 16:13
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PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Seeking to appeal to visitors more familiar with the words of "Game of Thrones" heroine Daenarys Targaryen than the writings of James Wilson, Philadelphia museums and historic sites are thinking differently, using creative art exhibitions and adding online components to their offerings. "Revolutionary: A Pop-Up Street Art…
05.28 / 16:13
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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia museum officials are looking for the owners of about 400 items lent to the museum over the last several decades. Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Director Alex Nyerges tells (http://bit.ly/2qwIG6R ) The Richmond Times-Dispatch that items lent to the museum are sometimes left or forgotten.…
05.28 / 16:13
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Breeding like rabbits? Hardly; at least one California species is highly endangered. Who cares? Well, we should. Why? Read…
05.28 / 16:07
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