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Summer Vacation Ideas: Five Fun Destinations For Everyone

by Annemarie Dooling. Posted Mar 17th 2011 03:00 PM
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The kids are out of school, you've got mounting vacation days, or you just need a break: It's summertime and we've got some summer vacation ideas for you. Whether you're a foodie looking for a warm weather lunch fix, a family in desperate need of some sunshine, or a couple looking to get away from it all, there's no better time to plan an escape than summer. So get that planning underway and look into these five fun summer vacation ideas that make everyone happy.
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Atlantic City Casino Goes Dog-Friendly

by Libby Zay. Posted Feb 28th 2011 11:00 AM

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The Showboat Atlantic City rolled out the red carpet for canines last Thursday, marking the first hotel in Atlantic City to allow four-legged lucky charms.
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Stay and Play at Atlantic City Casinos

by Annemarie Dooling. Posted Jan 31st 2011 12:43 PM
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The New Jersey Shore is not the first place most people think of when they want a luxury getaway, but with its proximity to New York, Philadelphia and other bustling east coast metropolitan areas, Atlantic City is the perfect spot for some quick weekend pampering. With built-in activities, top level restaurants and plush rooms with water views, why give your wallet a workout for a hotel when you can stay on that classic boardwalk in an Atlantic City casino? Here are five of our favorites:
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Fun Places to Get a Sugar Fix

by Jen A. Miller. Posted Jan 20th 2011 02:30 PM
Fun Places to Get a Sugar Fix

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Got a sweet tooth? Here are four places in the U.S. to satisfy that craving – in a fun, colorful way.
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Tourists Go Home: What the Locals are Really Calling You

by Jen A. Miller. Posted Jan 13th 2011 12:30 PM
Tourists Go Home

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Travel is a good thing. It gets us away from our desks, pumps money into local economies and exposes us to new cultures and adventures. But for the locals of a particular area, tourists can be a nightmare. Would you want to live in a spot that's overcrowded with outsiders who don't always care what they leave in their path? So, locals have come up with names for whatever breed of tourists frequent their towns. If you hear any of these terms, realize that you might have overstayed your welcome.
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