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PDX Travel Guide
Austin and Portland have a lot in common, it's true. We’re progressive, outdoorsy cities with youthful populations and unprecedented growth, about which we are deeply ambivalent. We love ...
Aspen Getaway
Ah, Aspen in the summertime — there couldn't be a more perfect locale to get lost in the mountains, the roaring rivers, the cuisine or any number of activities. Every ...
Munich Time
Just about every tourist in this Bavarian capital eventually ends up at one place in the heart of the city, a few blocks from the Marienplatz, the bustling city center ...
Trademark Battle With Teeth
Any Texan who's ever taken a cross-state road trip can probably identify the smiling buck-toothed beaver in the red baseball cap as the trademark for Buc-ee's, the omnipresent ...
Come Fly With Me
Fresh off a hotly contested expansion to Dallas Love Field Airport, Virgin America has been named the top domestic airline for the seventh year in a row. The distinction comes ...
Destination Austin
While far-away beaches and distant tourist attractions are tempting vacation ideas, leaving the city isn’t always necessary to get your travel fix. With the Austin area home to several ...
Galloping through Beijing
With an estimated population of 21 million and an ultra-modern urban core that belies Beijing's history, finding an old-fashioned market is a pleasant surprise.
Internet Firestorm
If you haven't seen the pictures of Kendall Jones and carcasses of rhinos, lions and other animals that are lighting up the Internet, you are likely to be shocked ...
Coastal Cuisine
Summertime at the beach means sun and surf, of course, but good meals play an important role in the vacation experience, too. The quintessential Texas beach town of Port Aransas ...
Get Outta Town
Austin is well-known for its plentiful events. From the biggies like ACL and SXSW to the smaller festivals, it seems like there's something going on almost every weekend.  But ...
Bullet Train Speeds Up
The proposed high-speed train project between Houston and Dallas is about to cross into new territory. The much-discussed transportation option is finally headed for a major review, federal officials announced ...
Get Outta Dodge
Despite triple-digit temps, summer is the best time of year to leave the hustle of city life and enjoy the great outdoors. And by that we mean more than just ...
The Rich Get Richer
United Airlines has revamped its MileagePlus frequent-flyer program, and it's getting mixed reviews. Starting March 1, 2015, points will accumulate based on the amount you pay for a ticket ...
Galveston Needs A Bigger Boat
A shark bite in shallow standing water? That's what one Houston-area teen is dealing with after a routine Galveston beach day turned into a national news story. Fourteen-year-old Mikaela ...
Hotel Love
As you may have heard, Austin was just deemed one of the best staycation cities in the country. Any good staycationer knows that in order to truly indulge, one should ...
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