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Calendar of Black History Month Events, Brooklyn

Brooklyn has a host of sophisticated events for this February's calendar, in honor of African American History Month. You can hear Cornel West argue with Simon Critchley, watch WNYC's Leonard Lopate manage a top tier panel of intellectuals discuss education as a civil right, see a photo ex

Boston Bike-Sharing Program

In an aim to become a world-class biking city, Boston has launched a bike-share program that should dramatically improve the way both locals and tourists navigate and explore the city. The venture, sponsored by New Balance, will place dozens of bike stations throughout the greater Boston area, from

RV Parks in Springfield, Missouri

RV travelers stop for a rest at a visitor's centermotorcycle camping image by Greg Pickens from Fotolia.comLocated at the junction of Interstate 44, U.S. Highway 65 and U.S. Highway 60, Springfield, Missouri, is in southwest Missouri. Attractions in the area include Bass Pro Shops Outdoor...

Portland, Oregon Airport Hotels With Free Parking

Portland International Airport, or PDX, connects to destinations around the globe and serves as a major air hub in the pacific northwest with non-stop flights including Alaska, Japan and Amsterdam. According to the PDX, nearly 13 million people planed and deplaned at the airport in 2009....

Italian Restaurants in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Lancaster has several spots to satisfy a craving for Italian foodPasta image by Silvia Bogdanski from Fotolia.comLocated in the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch country, Lancaster is a popular tourist destination. People come to visit Amish country, see scenic covered bridges, explore antique...

Chicago Hotels on Interstate 290

Interstate 290 runs from downtown Chicago toward O'Hare International Airport and out to the suburbs of Elmhurst, Schuamberg and Palatine. Hotels along the I-290 corridor provide easy access to the Art Institute of Chicago, Grant Park, and other Lake Shore Drive attractions. Find the hotel you want

Hotels Near Philadelphia, MS

Philadelphia, MS, visitors can stay in one of the hotels in the area.hotel image by Jerome Dancette from Fotolia.comPhiladelphia, Mississippi, is a small town that is the site of the Neshoba County Fair. Travelers to Philadelphia can stay at hotels that are located in and around town. The...

Luxury Hotels in Atlantic City

The Atlantic City skyline.Atlantic City Skyline at dusk from the saltwater marshes image by Jorge Moro from Fotolia.comAffectionately known as "AC" by the locals, Atlantic City has been famous for its casinos since gambling was approved by New Jersey in the late 1970s. The city is also...

Orlando Film Festival

Supporting and promoting culture and the arts in Downtown Orlando through the medium of film. Inspiring students, future and current filmmakers in the art of film making, and to enhance the movie viewing experience in Downtown Orlando through creative, unique and entertaining events.

How to Visit Rio De Janeiro

The name Rio de Janiero awakens in the mind images of sex, hedonism, sun-tanned bodies, carefree days and nights. And though there are some ugly realities in 21st century Rio, the traveler can still live the dream.

Cheap Atlantic City Trips

Enjoy Atlantic City on a much? image by Photoeyes from Fotolia.comAtlantic City is located in the state of New Jersey, in Atlantic County. It's one of the largest gambling hubs in the United States, alongside Las Vegas, Reno and Tunica. In addition to its many casinos, Atlantic...

A Memorable Occasion

I had no plans to order dessert after two extraordinary White Barn Inn meals, but Chef Cartwright blew my birthday cover. What I'd feared would be a sad day turned out to be a warm, unforgettable experience: one of the most memorable birthdays of my life.

Bradenton, Florida, Vacations

Bradenton, Florida, is known for its miles of beaches and water-related activities.Clearwater Beach, Florida image by Andrea Gerak from Fotolia.comBradenton, Florida, lies just south of the Tampa Bay area and is known for its miles of beaches as well as boating and water-related...

Mothers & Fathers Day Restaurant: Try an Upscale Brooklyn Pizzeria

Stumped for Mother's Day? Pizza can be just the thing for an informal but fun occasion. So go not for a slice, but the whole pie, in a pizzeria with class. Here are a few classy Brooklyn pizzerias where you'll get nice table service, a white tablecloth, wine and beer options. Each one is h

Holiday Lights and Miniature Golf!

During the holidays, take the family out for some miniature gold and enjoy the holiday decorations, Santa and snow at Golfland in Mesa.

Carin Koch in 2008

Pictures of LPGA golfers who live in Phoenix, Arizona. These photos were taken at the Safeway International LPGA Golf Tournament at Superstition Mountain outside of Phoenix, Arizona.

Table Setting

Each year, the San Francisco Chronicle holds the world's largest wine competition of American wines.