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A Guide to Valentine's Day for Travelers

by Terry Ward. Posted Feb 3rd 2011 01:31 PM
Valentine's Day for Travelers

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Not sure what to do this Valentine's Day? We've got you covered. Looking for a private escape or a big-city splurge? Want to kick back and do, well, pretty much nothing? Or are you adrenalin-junkies in search of the next big downhill thrill? We've got Valentine's Day for travelers covered. Read on for where to spread the love this February 14.
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5 Most Luxurious Eco Friendly Hotels

by Annemarie Dooling. Posted Jan 6th 2011 01:50 PM
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Everyone wants to participate in helping keep the planet in tip-top shape, but not everyone is willing to sacrifice their special relaxation time, their vacation. Instead of choosing between an Earth friendly getaway or a luxury jaunt, you can have both! That's right, luxury hotels and resorts are getting into the eco game by creating rooms made from sustainable materials, adding organic food options to their menus and hiring local artisans for their decor. Instead of sacrificing your comfort, try a green vacation at one of these 5 luxurious eco friendly hotels.
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Where to Go in January

by Elizabeth Brady. Posted Dec 28th 2010 04:52 PM
Savvy travelers know that timing is everything when it comes to planning a perfect vacation. Whether you're hunting a bargain, or just want to avoid the crowds, knowing how to choose your destination can make the difference between a great budget vacation, and one that's just cheap. The majority of North America feels a big chill during the first month of the year, and prices tend to drop along with the mercury. Here, we've highlighted four places to travel in January, both domestic and farther-flung. The only decision left to make is whether you want to pack up your winter gear or set out in search of warmer weather.
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Man Accused of Punching Teenage Girl on Colorado Ski Slope

by Fran Golden. Posted Dec 22nd 2010 09:37 AM
A Georgia man apparently had the equivalent of road rage on a Colorado ski slope. The man allegedly punched a 14-year-old girl in the face after accusing her of skiing into his four-year-old son.
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Top 10 Vail Ski Resorts

by Gerard Walen. Posted Dec 8th 2010 12:50 PM
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Skiers can find a variety of resort choices in or near the Vail ski area in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. The top 10 Vail ski resorts all share one thing: you're awful close to some of the best skiing in the United States. There are plenty of lodging options to choose some at all levels of price and amenities.

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