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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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River rafting from comfort of the couch
March 17 2014 at 08:53

Google has taken its all-seeing eyes on a trip that few experience - the Colorado River.

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New life for ageing ship
March 13 2014 at 12:40

Construction workers in a booming Canadian town will take up residence on board a cruise ferry revamped into a floating luxury hotel.

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The El Dorado for art lovers
March 12 2014 at 12:20

For thousands of visitors who flock to the town each year from around the world, Marfa, Texas, is a cultural paradise.

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Crafting the spirits of New York
March 11 2014 at 12:30

Small distilleries are making a comeback in Brooklyn and the Bronx, crafting batches of gin, rum, rye, bourbon and vodka.

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Washed ashore in Watchill
March 6 2014 at 12:08

Rhode Island is a special place for tennis legend Abe Segal, who takes us around some of his favourite beach haunts.

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Welcome to Yosemite, mind the bears
March 5 2014 at 12:38

An estimated 350 to 400 black bears roam Yosemite, one of the most popular US tourist destinations.

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A trip across Alaskan tundra
March 4 2014 at 08:28

Competitors in this race brave darkness, steep climbs and temperatures well below freezing.

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Austin, keeping it weird
February 28 2014 at 13:21

Austin is a city of many superlatives, consistently ranked among the best places to live.

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Rocky Mountain high
February 26 2014 at 08:30

Andrea Sachs spends several hours of inhaling and ingesting Colorado’s new legal high.

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Button up
February 25 2014 at 08:07

A hobby born from insomnia has turned into a hangar full of objects that have been be-buttoned by the Button King.

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