Monday, July 19, 2010
Leave Paris and Vienna to the first-timers. Instead, escape to one of these five storybook retreats, where bell tolls replace alarm clocks and the big city feels far, far away.
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Federal watchdogs are demanding that airlines disclose their fees up front. But that's not stopping airlines from creating charges. Next month, Spirit Airlines adds a fee for carry-on bags, starting at $20 per bag each way. Spirit's CEO told Congress last week that bringing luggage on vacation is "not essential to travel." What do you think?
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Between Santa Fe and Taos, a rush of expats is changing the face of the high desert—in all the right ways.
We've narrowed it down to 10 finalists, and now it's up to you to choose the winner! Click through to read each contestant's original entry and decide who's heading to Egypt on a trip provided by Foreign Independent Tours
and with a brand-new set of luggage.
Readers are getting in on the action by sharing their favorite hotels worldwide. Thanks to reader Tammy
, we're covering San Francisco's Villa Florence, a hotel in Union Square with a buzzing wine bar, from $129.
A week in the Czech capital means there's plenty of time to visit old-world attractions like Prague Castle, St. Vitus Cathedral, and Old Town Square.
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- San Antonio, From $149 a Night
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