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AFP

NYC bolthole with a perfect view of park life

Sarah Turner visits JW Marriott Essex House, New York, the place to go if you like a room with a view.

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AP

King of pawn expands Vegas empire

The tourists who stop by the Las Vegas shop featured on reality show Pawn Stars could soon have something better to do while waiting in line.

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The Washington Post

In Brooklyn, the deli is cool again

The New York Jewish deli meets the 21st century, and the results are geshmak, writes Michael Kaminer.

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9/11 museum exceeds expectations
June 27 2014 at 12:08

Organisers say over 300 000 people have visited the Sept. 11 museum since it opened little more than a month ago.

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City slicker's rules of hiking
June 26 2014 at 08:12

Hiking the Grand Canyon wasn't Jacki Lyden's idea of fun, but it was worth it.

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Chicago chosen for Star Wars museum
June 26 2014 at 12:09

Star Wars creator George Lucas announced that he picked Chicago to host his much-anticipated museum of art and movie memorabilia.

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PICS: Universal’s New Harry Potter park
June 20 2014 at 14:02

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter-Diagon Alley is expected to open to the public at Universal Orlando Resort on July 8.

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A soaring look at Mayan ruins
June 20 2014 at 14:06

It's a journey three decades in the making. Her whole life Maya Kroth's been curious about her namesake civilisation.

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Along came a spider...
June 19 2014 at 13:13

On the Maine island of Islesboro, Mimi Kirk goes searching for a spider she wasn't sure was real.

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Second Harry Potter attraction unveiled
June 18 2014 at 14:27

Universal has yet to fix a date for the opening of Diagon Alley, but theme park experts predict a major bump in tourism. [VIDEO]

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Atlantic City goes pink for gay tourism
June 17 2014 at 08:22

With the resort struggling to find a new identity and new sources of revenue, the city is once again wooing gay tourists with vigour.

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Mosby Museum illuminates the Gray Ghost
June 13 2014 at 14:02

If you want to get close to history - touch it, feel it, breathe it, absorb it, writes Zofia Smardz.

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A hotel that hits close to home
June 13 2014 at 12:15

In the case of Hyatt House, Becky Krystal's inner four-year-old couldn't have asked for more.

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