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9/11 The Memorial Building housing the museum is the tallest building in Manhattan

Visiting the 9/11 Memorial and Museum in New York City

In New York City, the 9/11 Memorial rises triumphantly, a monument to the human spirit and a testament to the value of human life.
Coffee estate in Costa Rica

Costa Rica in a Cup: The Doka Coffee Estate

Get a taste of Costa Rican coffee and learn about the process on the lush slopes of the Poas Volcano in Alajuela.
A Water-Thick Knee. Photo by Rebecca Redshaw

Birds 101: From My Backyard to Serengeti National Park

A traveler learns the art of bird watching in Serengeti National Park, which is the home to more than 1,100 species of birds.
Cruise to the Galapagos

The Galapagos Islands: Nature’s Experiment

With so many rare species and unique-looking animals, the Galapagos Islands are like no other place on earth.
Iowa Hogback Bridge in Madison County. Photo by Diana Lambdin Meyer

Iconic Iowa: John Wayne Birthplace Museum and Covered Bridges of Madison...

Film buffs can find plenty of movie history in Iowa, from the John Wayne Birthplace Museum to the Covered Bridges of Madison County.
Alton, Illinois

Ghosts of the Mississippi: The Haunts of Alton, Illinois

Be ready for spirit sightings while learning the scandalous history of this small midwestern town.
Two sentries guard the entrance to the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Ba Dinh Square, Hanoi, Vietnam. Photo by Flickr/joolsgriff

Vietnam: Say It Ain’t So, Uncle Ho

A traveler reflects on her visit to the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, ranked the sixth ugliest building in the world by CNN.
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Video: What to Wear When Visiting a Muslim Country

Elayne Jude offers her fashionable insight on what to wear when visiting a Muslim country.

How to Find a Study Abroad Program

Studying abroad is one of the ultimate travel experiences. You show up with suitcases, but then stay for weeks, months or even years. Gradually,...
Travel in Bangkok

Water World: Bangkok by Boat

Leave behind cluttered streets to explore canal communities. On the way, pick up keychain souvenirs or a cold beer.
Visitors can take barista classes at The Seniman Coffee.

8 Things You Never Knew You Could Do in Ubud, Bali

From art classes to yoga and writing festivals, here's what to see and do in Ubud, Bali.
Study Spanish in Spain

Conversation Starters in Spain

Pueblo Ingles, an English-immersion program for Spaniards, helps Spanish professionals gain fluency in conversational English.
Polar bears in Manitoba

Safari on Ice: Exploring the Northern Tundra

Polar bears rule the Arctic tundra near Churchill, Manitoba, but a unique "safari" brings the chance to see the gigantic bears up close.

Brazil: Where to Find Rio’s Best Feijoada

Find the best places to eat feijoada in Brazil -- and learn how to make your own.

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