What to do in Northern Thailand

Warmer than Norway and greener than Greenland; as “norths” go, northern Thailand is pretty brilliant. Getting there is pretty simple as the Bangkok – Chiang Mai train is not only cheap, it’s also a . Choose first class and a private air-conditioned sleeper...

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Enjoy Scuba Diving Over 50 Years Of Age

Yes You Can Enjoy Scuba Diving Over 50 Years Of Age I recently returned from a fantastic holiday in the Yucatan Peninsula and wasn’t the slightest concerned about going scuba diving, and I’m now 57!  Now, based on your overall personal health and fitness...

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Locals Know Best: Madison, Wisconsin

Hannah Flood moved to Madison in 2015 to anchor the morning newscast at NBC15 WMTV, the local NBC affiliate. It didn’t take long for her to feel at home—which is especially convenient considering that a newscaster's job depends on knowing the people and places...

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10 Best Bargain Trips for Spring

Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to get out there and savor everything a spring vacation has to offer. We've rounded up some of the best beaches, parkland, and cities where your dollar will go further this time of year—that means lodging well...

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Meet Our Favorite Hotel Pets

From rescue pups and fluffy cats to talkative parrots and a family of penguins, adorable animals are doing double duty at hotels around the country. Not only do they make guests smile with free cuddles, many of them are also hotel "employees," fulfilling duties...

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