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Kentucky Derby vs. Indy 500: Which Race Is Best?

by David Moss. Posted Apr 29th 2014 12:22 PM
Kentucky Derby and Indianapolis 500
Kentucky Derby/Sam English and Indianapolis 500/Bret Kelley
In May, travelers in search of Americana, booze and racing have two iconic options: the Kentucky Derby (May 3) and the Indianapolis 500 (May 25). If you're overwhelmed by trying to pick one to attend, we've matched these two classic American races head-to-head in a contest for your time and money. And they're off!
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Adventure Activities in Austin - Try if You Dare

by Lauren Modery. Posted Aug 18th 2010 02:34 PM
Adventure Activity Austin

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They say everything's bigger in Texas. In the state capital of Austin -- a bustling university city on the banks of the Colorado River -- the fun does seem to be bigger, and better.

Austin is world-renowned as the Live Music Capital of the World. While that's certainly true, the city offers many other activities to get your heart pumping and your toes tapping.

Here are five adventure activities in Austin, Texas we dare you to try:
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