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Wide-eyed in the city that never sleeps

Hunger pangs at 3am in New York City? No problem, says Nontando Mposo.

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Wake-up call for Wake & Bake breakfast

The world's first cannabis-themed hotels have opened in Denver, Colorado.

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Living the Pan Am Experience

This probably doesn't sound like any commercial flight you've ever been on - or, at least, not in the past 35 years. [VIDEO]

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Little Havana has a lot of charm
May 12 2015 at 12:27

You get the impression that time has stood still for more than half a century once you've reached Little Havana in downtown Miami, writes Simon Calder.

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In the heart of Big Bend National Park
May 11 2015 at 13:02

There are many reasons to visit Big Bend, which seems to announce, in true Texas fashion: 'No need to go anywhere else; we have it all here.'

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A peak of one’s own
May 7 2015 at 13:08

Women find it easier to move mountains without the males around, writes Karen Nitkin.

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The other stars of Orlando's Gatorland
May 5 2015 at 13:31

Barbara J. Saffir's jaw dropped when she rounded a corner into the natural rookery at Orlando's Gatorland for the first time.

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Video: What to do in Honolulu
May 5 2015 at 11:55

The fragrance of an orchid lei; the taste of perfect sushi; grand residences and the blue-green sea: This is Honolulu.

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A creative avalanche in Banff
May 4 2015 at 14:18

Kelly Merritt escapes to Canada's Banff National Park for some novel inspiration.

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Library high life for bibliophiles
April 29 2015 at 11:55

Chris Kitching visits New York City’s luxurious Library Hotel, a bookworm’s paradise.

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Northern Lights and orcas in the wild
April 24 2015 at 13:34

The rare opportunity to chase two of nature’s elusive wonders in one trip was too tempting for Mark Rowe to refuse.

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Windy Chicago beckons
April 24 2015 at 13:16

Ask any American, and they will tell you to hurriedly pack your bags - the season to visit Chicago is nigh.

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Exploring the Richmond Garden Trail
April 2 2015 at 12:58

From carefully landscaped grounds to expansive botanical gardens, the Richmond Garden Trail has much to offer.

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