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Beautiful Day to Watch 112th Boston Marathon

Training RunTraining RunRunners from around the world are about to start the biggest marathon of their lives. These dedicated runners love to travel to new race destinations; but to get into the Boston, runners need spectacular qualifying times.

Illinois Earthquake – Are Travelers Prepared For Disaster?

The Illinois earthquake has no reported damage or injuries as of first thing this morning, but it’sReady for Anything!Ready for Anything! a strong enough quake that anything could have happened. We're all smart about emergency preparedness at home (especially since disasters like 9/11 and Hurricane Katrina) but do you think the same way when you travel?

Water Bottle Recall - Feds Examine BPA

Refreshing Drink?Refreshing Drink?Rumors that plastic water bottles might not be safe have been scaring me for years. But health officials kept saying not to worry. Could they have been wrong?

DR Congo Plane Crash - Could it Be Prevented?

The Democratic Republic of Congo has one of the worst records for plane crashes worldwide. Rescue Workers in Goma, Congo/ The APRescue Workers in Goma, Congo/ APNewsUnfortunately, yesterday brought yet another tragedy. At least 113 passengers were injured and 38 died after the DC-9 jet crashed into a residential area of Gomo, a market town in Congo.

Delta Northwest Merger: How Will It Affect Your Vacation?

Delta/Northwest MergeDelta/Northwest MergeLast night's announcement that Delta and Northwest are officially merged is no surprise for travelers. The deal has been in the works for ages, making a mega airline with 800 planes going to 67 countries.

Are Lonely Planet Books Still Trustworthy?

Searching for AnswersSearching for AnswersWe're in shock after a Lonely Planet guidebook writer admitted he made up information for the famous guides. The quirky guidebooks are proudly promoted because of their "untarnished" journalistic integrity, "If it's in the guidebook our authors have been there."


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