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San Francisco — One of the most diverse cities in the United States (hence its numerous distinct neighborhoods) San Francisco shines as the jewel of California with its pristine coastline, historic architecture, and progressive sensibility. From exploring the historic sites like Alcatraz Island to biking over the Golden Gate Bridge to vintage shopping along Haight Street, our San Francisco travel guide offers something for every traveler.

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For the Golden Gate Bridge, unmatched cuisine, funky neighborhoods, coastal vistas, and free-spirited local culture.

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7 Airport Terminals That Are Doing It Right

September 15, 2014 by Lane Nieset

Airport terminals around the globe are stepping things up a notch with high-tech designs, indoor art museums, and speedier ways through passport control. Here ... Read More »

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How to: Find Pop-Up Restaurants on Vacation

August 22, 2014 by Teresa Bitler

Exclusive and sometimes quirky, pop-up restaurants offer a festive alternative to the traditional, reservations-needed dining experience we’re accustomed to ... Read More »

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21 Bars, Coast to Coast, to Help You Celebrate Rum Month

August 08, 2014 by Chanize Thorpe

We’re game to celebrate nearly every food- or drink-focused holiday (National Margarita Day, anyone?), so we’re excited that August is Rum Month. Rum is the ... Read More »

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10 U.S. Universities to Visit (Even If You're Not a Student)

August 07, 2014 by Teresa Bitler

Colleges and universities aren't just institutions of higher learning. Some of them are itinerary-worth destinations, even for those who haven't stepped foot ... Read More »

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10 Weird Ice Cream Flavors and Where to Find Them

July 24, 2014 by Karen Gardiner Dion

We may have missed National Ice Cream Day (it was on July 20), but National Ice Cream Month continues. Why not celebrate with a couple of scoops of something ... Read More »

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“Avoid refueling your rental car at gas stations too close the airport. You'll find better gas prices a few exits away and still be able to return the car with a full tank.”

Christine Wei Assistant Editor

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