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Memphis — Memphis’ musical contributions shaped the soundtrack of the world. A city of blues joints and barbeque shacks, this diverse and eclectic city also offers a confident art scene, top-notch museums, and myriad music venues.

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For A Cultured Memphis Itinerary: New & Noteworthy Museums

June 19, 2015 by Margie Goldsmith

Memphis--birthplace of rock 'n' roll and iconic destination forblues -- is also home to a whopping 50-plus museums. And not one but three are brand new: the ... Read More »

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What's Your Craziest Flying Experience?

October 29, 2014 by ShermansTravel Editorial Staff

We've all heard the familiar adage it's the journey that matters, not the destination -- at least when it comes to crazy travel stories. With all of the ... Read More »

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Deal Alert: Amtrak Kids Fares & Vacation Packages

May 13, 2014 by Christine Wei

Note: This post was updated on January 29, 2015 to reflect current Amtrak deals. There are lots of reasons to take the train: amazing views, no security lines, ... Read More »

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7 New Baby Animals to See in U.S. Zoos

September 12, 2013 by Amanda Black

Not long ago, New York's Central Park Zoo said a sad farewell to one of its own: Gus the polar bear. He was a fixture at the zoo for more than 25 years and had ... Read More »

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From Austin to Memphis, BBQ Differences Make Us Better

May 25, 2012 by Alexander Basek

My father moved to Memphis while I was in college. An upstate New York native, I was a bit of a stranger to this brave new world below the Mason-Dixon line. Of ... Read More »

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