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Finding magical places on the long road from Alberta to Texas

Finding magical places on the long road from Alberta to Texas

Not having a definitive travel plan can pay off when you unexpectedly find the remarkable – amid the people and the landscape
Drinking beer

Sampling Trappist Monastery beers in Belgium

If you want to take a driving tour with a different twist, hop into your rental car and ramble around the country sampling Trappist Monastery Beers.
Arctic Circle

An epic fishing adventure at the Arctic Circle

Ten friends, a rustic lodge and days spent on the pristine waters of Great Bear Lake

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Padre Island: peace, tranquility and fabulous fishing

In shoulder season on the Gulf of Mexico coast in Texas, you can catch your fill of fish, enjoy the locals – or you can just sit back and relax

Vacation planning for empty-nesters

The kids are all grown up and out of the house. It's time to think about year-round vacations!
The Homage to Picasso pieces by Master Walter Furlan. We were taken to a private viewing of the three sculptures on the factory deck. Each had been placed on a pedestal, with the Venetian lagoon as a backdrop. Photo by Mike Robinson

The seduction of art and the art of sales seduction

Grace, beauty, art and commerce at the Vetreria Artistica glass factory on Italy’s Murano island

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