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sep 01 2009

Worth reading: Spend the weekend in Juneau, Alaska

Mendenhall River, Juneau, Alaska (Courtesy vmetts/myBudgetTravel)

A few of our favorite links from around the 'net this week:

36 hours in Juneau, Alaska—art galleries, Gold Rush-era buildings, and lots of nature. [The New York Times]

Test your Oktoberfest IQ. [EuroCheapo]

Coney Island: Dreamland Amusement Park most likely shut down for the rest of summer. [Brownstoner]

Edinburgh offers history and haggis on the cheap. [AP via Yahoo! News]

Aid workers have great hope for tourism in Afghanistan's Bamiyan province. [CNN.com]

The Dutch bike bar: sightsee with beer in hand (and get some exercise). [Gadling]

The government is getting grabby with hard drives at U.S. borders. [Jaunted]

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