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Fear of Flying
It is time to confess my dark secret. I am deathly afraid of flying. It is not something I’m proud of and not something I share readily. When I ...
An embarrassment of riches
While the fabulous Fondation Louis Vuitton and its blockbuster exhibition "Key to a Passion" are attracting beaucoup attention in Paris, there are plenty of other beautiful sights to see on ...
Weekend Getaways
Looking for a weekend getaway? We have selected three destinations in central Texas that will appeal to every type of occasion and traveler. Whether you are looking to reconnect with ...
Masterpiece Museum
Of all the alluring works of art currently on view in Paris, surely the most impressive is architect Frank Gehry’s glass masterpiece, Fondation Louis Vuitton. Gloriously historic Paris, beloved ...
Favorite Vacation Spot
Galveston Island is just a short drive from Houston and you'll be surprised by the variety of great restaurants that food lovers will enjoy. The first order of the ...
Flying High
Amid a wave of bouncing beach balls at Houston City Hall, Southwest Airlines announced two new international destinations from Hobby Airport this fall. Flights to Montego Bay, Jamaica, and Liberia ...
United's New Website
United Airlines is offering a sneak peek of a "new-and-improved" website that offers a number of flyer-friendly improvements. While the airline says it will officially launch the new version this ...
Party City
Apparently Austinites like to party like it's 1999. Business Insider recently named the Texas capital as one of the 25 places to party before you die, alongside such party ...
CultureMap Video
There's much, much more to Peru than Machu Picchu. While I totally understand the obsession with the 15th-century Inca site that in 2007 gained notoriety as one of the ...
Inside Baccarat Factory
I never knew Baccarat, France, was an actual town or the 250-year-old home of the famously collectible fine crystal. While in France recently, I had the good fortune to accompany ...
The Tremont House
The district spanning the area from 19th to 25th street and Strand to Church Street is home to a variety of unique shops, art galleries, eateries and antique stores. With ...
Best Cultural Destination
USA TODAY and 10Best (its version of a Reader's Choice award) asked its followers to vote for their top cultural festivals out of a pool of 20 nominees. And ...
CultureMap Video
The popular wineries clustered along U.S. Route 290 and near Fredericksburg regularly draw big crowds to their tasting rooms. Although these wineries are great, there are several hidden gems ...
United Upgrades Food
No more carrots in tiny plastic bags. That's one of the first things that travelers who frequent United Club locations in Houston and Chicago will notice about the new ...
Travel Is Luxury
A new transportation service between Houston and Dallas is aiming to shake up the way Texans travel between the two cities. Vonlane, a 16-seater luxury motor coach service, will begin ...
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