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What a Deal! European Vacations Up to 25% Cheaper Due to Exchange Rate

By Barry Hatton | Apr 16
Vacations in Europe have a new attraction: the euro's steep drop in value is making the continent much cheaper for tourists from across the world, especially the United States and China.

5 Free Things to do in Lincoln, Nebraska

Jul 25
Lincoln may be famous for Husker football, but Nebraska's capital city also welcomes visitors with free attractions for history buffs and families on a budget. Here are five free things to see and do in Lincoln.

5 Free Things to do in Anchorage, Alaska

By Mark Thiessen | Jul 14
Most tourists making a summer trip to Alaska will pass through Anchorage on their way to cruises, Denali National Park and other scenic adventures. While in Alaska's biggest city, there are plenty of free things to do.

Norfolk, VA: Long, Hard and Full of Seamen

By David Perry | Jul 3
Looking for a budget-minded beach bumming location? Several serene towns along the Atlantic offer it all, with a dash of the rainbow flag thrown in for color.

New York State of Mind: 14 Can’t-Miss Discoveries

FOOD/DRINK | By Laura Grimmer | May 14
Yes, there is more to New York than the Yankees, Broadway and Coney Island. Head north to discover central and upstate New York and you’ll stumble upon craft beer, internationally acclaimed opera, artisan cheese-making and a whole lot more.

5 Free Things to do in Santa Fe

By Susan Montoya Bryan | May 12
You’ll find quaint mud-plastered homes, endless shades of brown and turquoise, and plenty of free sights and experiences in New Mexico’s capital city.

Go for the Food: Athens, Ohio

FOOD/DRINK | By Philip Elliot | May 8
Athens ... Ohio? Not typically considered the hotbed of culinary invention, but if you’re seeking comfort food, look no further than this charming southern Ohio town.

5 Free Things to do in Glasgow

By Paul Kelbie | May 6
Once regarded as "The Second City of the British Empire," Scotland remains a well-preserved example of Victorian excess and enlightenment, offering numerous museums and art galleries, of which more than 20 are free to visit.

"Bleisure" and "Honeyteering" :: Travel’s Made-Up Words

By Beth J. Harpaz | Apr 10
Whatever you’re doing on vacation, chances are there’s a made-up word to describe it. Combine honeymoon and volunteering, you get honeyteering. Combine business and leisure, you get bleisure.

Let’s Make a Deal: How to Save on Your Summer Vacation

By Scott Mayerowitz | Apr 8
A recovering economy and the return of business traveler spending have helped to drive up the cost of a good night’s rest. But that doesn’t mean that hotel stays need to break the bank. Here are some tips to save on your family’s summer lodging.

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