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    A family trip to D.C. mixes politics, pandas and play time

    I've lived in several cities over the years, but Washington is still on the top of the list. My husband and I were there for seven years and never grew tired of the buzzing capital. With our kids hitting elementary-school age, we decided the time was right to play tourist in our old hometown. So...

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    Taking off on round-the-world trips (with teens, with dog)

    Imagine packing up your life, getting on a motorcycle and traveling around the world. It sounds crazy and impossible, especially for adults saddled by a mortgage, a job and family obligations.

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    Airline seat-reclining dispute is story about civility, modern air travel

    It seems there are two types of people in the world, or at least on an airplane: those who believe they have a fundamental right to recline their seat and those who cannot imagine anything worse than people who believe they have a fundamental right to recline their seat.

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    The Thrifty Traveler: Whitewater, wineries add to Boise vacation value

    With easy access to multiple national forests and recreation areas, an extensive Basque community with food and cultural offerings and an impressive urban green space, the city of Boise, Idaho, has a surprising number of experiences to offer the high-energy traveler. And with direct flights from...

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    A stay in St. Tropez

    The sexy, sunny siren of the Cote d'Azur, St. Tropez has been luring men to the French Riviera long before Brigitte Bardot made it a jet-set touchstone with the 1956 film "And God Created Woman." People have been drawn since prehistoric times to this once-simple fishing village on the Mediterranean...

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    Clean, cheap and � best of all � safe

    As I looked at hotel room rates in Denver, I kept repeating to myself, "It's not about the money."

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    Don't let fees surprise you on international trips

    When you travel abroad, you know to budget for the cost of your flight and a passport, but other fees can catch you off guard and add to your costs.

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    Web Buzz: Feel like leasing a private plane?

    If you can afford to fly first class, you can probably afford to lease a private jet. Don't know where to look? Try this new travel app for fliers with deep pockets.

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    This will help get the job done

    My office mates were trying to work out a problem. What problem, I wasn't quite sure, but I didn't care because we don't work for the same company.

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    Vacations by the book

    Carla Hayden is one of Baltimore's best-known book lovers, one who has spent 21 years at the helm of the city's Enoch Pratt Free Library. When the busy bibliophile takes time off to travel, she appreciates accommodations where books are part of the experience.

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