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Auction offers dozens of vacation getaways and gear

From the Alabama Gulf Coast to Zihuatanejo, Mexico, the Society of American Travel Writers’ annual auction offers dozens of options to get out of town —  or out of your comfort zone — in the coming year. Through Nov. 8 at 11:45 p.m., you can bid on dozens of travel-related items, including domestic getaways in the … Continue Reading →

From floating high in a hot air balloon to renewing wedding vows deep in a cave, 2014 was a year of travel ups and downs

From floating in a hot-air balloon high above the cactus-spiked desert north of Phoenix, Arizona, to renewing our wedding vows 50 feet underground in Bridal Cave at Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri, my 2014 travel year had its ups and downs. Literally. But, thankfully, even the “down” was an up in a year of travel … Continue Reading →