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Mobile — A melting pot for a diverse mix of cultures – including French, Spanish, African, and Creole – this Gulf Coast city is the third most populous in Alabama, and the setting for some energized festivals (like Mardi Gras). It's also an up-and-coming cruise port.

Why Go

For exuberant Mardi Gras parades, delicious, sea-inspired cuisine, and a glimpse into America’s colonial past.

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What's New in Mobile

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6 New iPhone & iOS Features Travelers Should Be Excited About

September 10, 2014 by Darren Murph

This year's edition of Apple's now-famous annual smartphone release introduced two exciting devices: the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus. Apple made no bones ... Read More »

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Deal Alert: Flights to Select U.S. Cities from $80, Each Way

January 28, 2014 by Karen Gardiner Dion

Every week, Delta publishes its Weekly Web Fare Specials. This week, we spotted flights between select cities for $80-160, each way – a great-sounding deal. If ... Read More »

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Which U.S. carrier is best for frequent domestic and international travelers?

November 29, 2012 by Darren Murph

It's a fact: a Nielsen study concluded earlier this year that half of all mobile phone users in America are now using smartphones. That's an astounding growth ... Read More »

Mobile Advice

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“Pick up a copy of the local alternative weekly for an insider look at the place you're visiting.”

Karen Dion Freelance Editor

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