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The Midwest's Coolest Road Trip

It's time to exit the turnpike and take a closer look at northeast Ohio and Western Pennsylvania. With a rich sense of tradition and a talent for ...more

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  • The 7 Most Dangerous Travel Jobs

    Here's a quick countdown of folks who are living dangerously—and taking tourists along for the ride.

  • Rust-Belt_Pittsburgh_Pennsylvania_120820_Whitney-Tressel_BT_PA_MG_7633

    The Midwest's Coolest Road Trip

    It's time to exit the turnpike and take a closer look at northeast Ohio and Western Pennsylvania. With a rich sense of tradition and a talent for making things, whether stromboli or specialty steel, this region serves up surprise after surprise.

  • How I (Finally) Learned to Ski

    Sure, the Rockies are cold in winter, and the gondola ride to the summit made me feel like a city slicker way out of my league. But the experience of learning to ski with my family proved much warmer than I ever could have imagined.

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    Coast-to-Coast by Word of Mouth!

    Our photo editor had one mission: Take a one-of-a-kind solo road trip spanning the width of the United States... guided by travel advice from strangers. Come along for the ride!

  • 10 Ways the Strong Dollar Can Nab You a Dream Trip

    This is the year you're going to take ALL your vacation days! The U.S. dollar is riding high against foreign currency, including the euro, pound, and peso. Translation? Double-digit savings on airfare, hotels, and meals. But you've got to plan ahead, and in many cases the right time to book your trip is... NOW!

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  • A downhill skier in Keystone, Colorado

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  • 25 Serene Winter Water Scenes

    These 25 photos capture magical scenes that define winter, from frozen waterfalls to morning mists rising off lakes as the sun rises.

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