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8 of the Most Haunted Sights You Need to Visit This Halloween

Halloween is right around the corner, and naturally, many of us will celebrate the evening’s festivities with elaborate costume parties or taking the kids out trick or treating. But while some of us will engage in age-old fun that includes the more superficial side of the holiday, others will be living out Halloween at its finest, […]

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You Can Now Buy Wine Ice Cream and It’s Seriously Amazing

Nothing epitomizes summer quite like the beautiful blend of wine and ice cream. And thanks to one innovative creamery in update New York, we can have the best of both worlds all year round.

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9 Fun-Filled Activities Your Fall To-Do List Must Have

Fall is finally upon us! Synonymous with falling leaves, crisp air, pumpkins, football games, sweater weather, and of course the famed, Pumpkin Spice Latte being back at Starbucks and seeing some heavy competition from another seasonal drink soon to take over our tastebuds, the Maple Pecan Latte  — there’s no denying this is a season just […]

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Chicago’s Pizza Underground: 5 Places You Need to Check out Now

When you think of Chicago pizza, you probably think of traditional deep dish from Giordano’s. While Chicago might be known for this, there are a lot of people that don’t even consider it to be pizza (gasp!). The marketing behind deep dish is powerful, but there are plenty of other spots beyond the deep dish […]

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6 Breathtaking US Lakes to Visit This Summer

If you didn’t notice already, summer is about to end and with the season boiling down to cooler temperatures and sweater weather, there’s nothing like traveling to the lake for some quality rest and relaxation in these remaining days of the season. From fun and affordable lakes ideal for romantic getaways or social gatherings, the U.S. boasts a diverse and beautiful […]

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5 Fun-Filled Theme Parks You Need to Visit This Summer

While it’s no surprise Disney dominates the theme park industry, CNN reports park attendance is on the rise and for good reason, it is the epitome of summer. But if everyone went to Disneyland every summer, where’s the real fun in that? With August being the last month of summer, it’s time to start enjoying the great outdoors […]

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6 of the Most Charming Towns Across the US You Need to Visit

You know the saying — big stories happen in small places. With summer officially here and autumn just around the corner, it’s the perfect time to head out on the open road and take in all the glory of our beautiful United States. When it comes to vacation time, whether with family, friends or just some solo […]

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8 of the Best Destination Races From Around the World

Every year, more and more people are lacing up their running shoes and hitting the road. From 5k races to full marathons, the number of runners have been growing over the past few years. With the explosion of new runners joining the field, many new races have cropped up all over the world — and some […]

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5 Foods That Let You Enjoy the Great Outdoors Without the Bug Bites

Summer brings about good friends, delicious food, starry nights and, of course — bug bites. Bothersome creepy, crawling insects are the last thing you want to think about as it gets warm out. But these backyard barbecue crashers are a real pest, especially when it comes to our skin. If you’re itching to know what […]

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6 of the Greatest All-American State Fairs to Check out This Summer

As a longstanding beacon of summer and an esteemed symbol of American culture, state fairs across the U.S. have attracted millions from all over the world each year. With an abundance of attractions from Ferris wheels to free concerts, and just about everything deep-fried, state fairs are the real highlight of the warm, sunny season. […]

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Exploring the Idyllic Islands of Venice

The way to discover Venice is to go without any agenda and get completely lost. As you try to navigate your way to the Rialto Bridge and St. Mark’s Square, you will traverse across bridges and canals and spontaneously find quaint restaurants, quirky shops, holy churches, and hoards of visitors and Venetians alike. While walking […]

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4 Summer Travel Tips to Keep Your Vacation a Relaxing One

Summer, the season for vacation and adventure! With kids of all ages out of school and those of us working away at being adults are ready to step away from the grind, unplug and have some quality rest and relaxation, preferably somewhere away from home. But summer can be unpredictable. Just this week, the summer […]

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Celebrate National Doughnut Day With Free Doughnuts Because You Deserve This

The sweetest, unofficial holiday of the year is finally here! Today marks the 79th anniversary of National Doughnut Day and truth be told, there is no better way to celebrate this gloriously lovely day than by indulging in doughnuts. First created by the Salvation Army in 1938 to honor its female volunteers who fed soldiers […]

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Indulging in Florence’s Must-See Artistic Masterpieces

Under the Tuscan sun is where one can discover the birthplace of the Renaissance — Florence. The capital of the Italy’s region of Tuscany is rife with the legacies of renowned Renaissance figures such as Michelangelo, Da Vinci, Raphael, Donatello, Botticelli, Titian, and Giambologna, all of whom projected the ideals of the flourishing period of cultural rebirth and revival into their artwork.

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6 of the Best Indy 500 Moments That Will Drive Your Excitement Into High Gear

This weekend, Indiana is revving up the fun for millions of watchers around the world for the 101st Running of the Indy 500. In anticipation of this Sunday’s beloved event, we take a quick look back at six of the best moments that provide a fascinating glimpse into what makes this the “Greatest Spectacle in Racing.”

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