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Sunday Snapshot: Washington D.C., USA

June 30, 2013
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The historical Washington Monument perfectly framed by the beautiful cherry blossoms in Washington D.C., USA.
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#SeeTheWorld Twitter Chat :: Week 13 : USA + Luxury Hotel Giveaways by Historic Hotels of America!

June 28, 2013
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To all you fabulous armchair and real-life travelers out there…

Do you have a deep curiosity and/or blazing passion for other cultures? If the answer is yes, then you won’t want to miss the See The World chat on Twitter, as we know […]

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[Hotel Review] Hotel Le Germain Maple Leaf Square, A Luxury Boutique Hotel in Toronto

June 9, 2013
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It’s hard to get a comprehensive sense of a hotel from just one night. So I’m glad I was able to spend 4 days (May 30-June 3, 2013) acquainting myself with the services and features of Hotel Le Germain Maple Leaf Square (not to be […]

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Sunday Snapshot: Chicago, USA

May 5, 2013
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The Bean in Millennium Park illuminated in all its glory on a cold wintry night in Chicago, USA.
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Travel Tip #16: Know the difference between government-issued travel warnings and travel alerts.

April 29, 2013
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The U.S. State Department comes out with a slew of travel advisories, but before you completely change your plans, it’s important to know the difference between travel warnings and travel alerts. The advisory notes are often determined through a variety of sources in the destination’s […]

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[Recipe] 6 Drool-inducing, Soul-satisfying, Life-altering Cocktails

March 20, 2013
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Who doesn’t love a good cocktail?? Well, if you don’t, then you should probably stop here, close the screen, and know that we can’t be friends. No, seriously.
There’s very little a good caipirinha or dirty martini can’t fix, and […]

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Wired in the Windy City: 3 Favorite Coffee Shops in Chicago

March 20, 2013
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In a report, carried out by the website Bundle, that analyzes what cities spend the most money on coffee, Chicago, time and time again, undoubtedly tops the charts, bagging the title of America’s most caffeinated city. And that brings me to the point that if […]

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Photo Essay: Sunsets in Southern California

February 17, 2013
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As daylight retreats into the shadows of the night, gorgeous shades of pink, orange, yellow, and red set the California sky ablaze, offering a few golden moments to stop, reflect, and appreciate everything we have in life. The vibrant hues that pierce through the dramatic clouds force us […]

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Top 5 Favorite Movies About the American Civil War

February 12, 2013
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February 12, 1809.

In celebration of what would have been Abraham Lincoln’s 204th birthday, I’ve gathered my top 5 favorite movies that channel my inner history and film buffs and that depict the raw realities–the devastation, the glory, the politics–of the Civil War in […]

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Top 11 Foodie Musts in Washington D.C.

February 3, 2013
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Travel + food = a match made in heaven. Indulging in the finest the city has to offer has carved a permanent home on all my travel itineraries. I love trying out new restaurants (high end and low end), asking locals for recommendations, sampling hole-in-the-wall favorites of […]

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