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New Year Celebrations Around the World

New Year Celebrations Around the World

From the elaborate New Year's Eve parties in the United States to the fireworks in the Philippines, each country has its own unique way of ringing in the new year.
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A woman surrounded by ceramic houses at the Christkindlmarket in Chicago, featured in "Chicago's Holiday Highlights"

Chicago’s Holiday Highlights

Holiday fun for everyone can be found at the all-ages, admission-free Christkindlmarket in Chicago, which is modeled after the 16th century Christkindlesmarkt in Nürnberg, Germany...
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The Best US Cities to Spend the Christmas Family Vacation in 2022

The Best US Cities to Spend the Christmas Family Vacation in 2022

When it comes time to decide where to spend the Christmas family vacation, there are many factors to consider. But with so many great US cities to choose from, it can be hard to decide where to go.
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Winter Travel Packing Hacks

Winter Travel Packing Hacks

If you plan to travel in winter, the thought of packing for cold weather may seem daunting because of all the extra layers you need to pack....
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The Best Holiday Gift Guide for Travelers

The Best Holiday Gift Guide for Travelers

Have you thought about what to buy for your travel-loving friends, family members, coworkers, or partner this holiday season? If you haven't figured out the perfect gift that any traveler will love, this holiday gift guide 2022 will help you out!
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The Cheapest Winter Destinations in Europe

The Cheapest Winter Destinations in Europe

The winter season will be here in no time, and most of the destinations in Europe will become really expensive. However, there are some winter travel destinations in Europe that you can still afford without straining your budget.
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Airplane flying in sunset (The Top Tips for Planning Holiday Travel)

The Top Tips for Planning Holiday Travel

It's now time to start seriously planning holiday travel because this holiday season is expected to be both busy and expensive. So, here's what we suggest that you consider doing in order to create a better holiday trip for 2022.
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Vienna: A Fascinating Holiday Destination for All the Family

It is that time of the year again when people start thinking about holidays, and spending some quality time together as a family. If you usually spend the holidays away, have you thought about travelling to Vienna? With its captivating modern elegance and rich history, Vienna is a fascinating destination for families. In this article,
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Thrills, Chills and Sandhills: Cedar Point HalloWeekends

Calling all thrill-seekers, explorers, site-seers, and anyone looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of their busy lives; we’re ready to take you on a road trip through north-central Ohio that you won’t forget. One of our producers recently visited this Midwest gem, and we can’t wait to share it with you in
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How to keep your home safe while away

How to Keep Your Home Safe While Away

Homeowners tend to worry when they leave on long trips, but there are many things that they can do to protect their property when they go away. Contributor Kris Lindahl shares tips on how to keep your home safe while away – whether you’re leaving for a quick weekend getaway or many months.   Put Your Mail
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‘When You Are Old’ in Xichang, China

Written at the close of last year’s “Spring Festival”, the Year of the Rooster; and released today, celebrating the first day of this year’s Chinese New Year…. The Year of the Dog   “When you are old and gray and full of sleep And nodding by the fire, take down this book…..” – W.B. Yeats, Irish poet
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Home for the Holidays at The Ridge Hotel in Lake Geneva

Whether you’re looking for a holiday getaway, or a post-Christmas vacation, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin is just a short drive away from the Chicagoland area. Although known as a hotspot for tourists in the summer, Lake Geneva has a few winter secrets you may not know about. One of their best kept secrets is The Ridge
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