This yellow-hued beauty in San Pellegrino Terme is a prime example of Italian Liberty-style architecture.

After a return to Italy, finding the beauty of Bergamo

A return to Italy proves that this gem is worth a visit after all — and a great base for day trips to mountains and Milan.

Where to find creative beer and cocktails on Wisconsin farms

October 12
Dave’s BrewFarm near Wilson, Wis., is powered by wind, and is the site of periodic weekend beer tastings.
Farmers serving unique beverages are scattered all over the Badger State.

Braving bombs and tides to stroll along Britain's 'most perilous path'

October 11
Toni Dawson, wife of guide Brian Dawson, and Bill Booth, the Washington Post’s London bureau chief, outpace the tide along the Broomway path.
Wandering a sandy path, where hidden bombs and fast-rising tides can thwart the bravest ramblers.
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October 12

Quick Trips: SeptOberfest, Great Scarecrow Festival, Swan Watch Bus Tour

Wabasha & Kellogg, Minn. The annual SeptOberfest celebration continues through Oct. 26 with dozens of family-friendly events and activities. Guests can enjoy music, riverfront carriage…
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October 11
Drink plenty of water to prevent dehydration while flying.

Easy ways to stay healthy on airplanes

A colleague had been on an airplane — and he felt a cold coming on. With watery eyes and a red nose, he asked, “Have…
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October 11
The Temple Bar in Dublin is a hub of activity on a fall evening —or autumn, as the Irish prefer to call it.

Why fall is the best time of year to travel to Europe

Don't take our word. City experts in Paris, Berlin, Rome and Dublin shared why it's peak time to visit.
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October 11
Custer State Park

Amid a May snowfall, a bison cow and calf capture a photographer's attention

THE Traveler: Chuck Kartak of North Branch, Minn. The scene: A May snowfall shrouds a bison cow and calf in South Dakota’s Custer…
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October 11

Travel Troubleshooter: Yet another Airbnb user is banned, without explanation

Q: I’ve been banned from Airbnb and I don’t know why. I’ve been using Airbnb for more than five years with no problems. I…
Bloomington, MN, Minneapolis St. Paul International has long carried its weight amongst national airports. Now, with a flurry of hot new restaurants,
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October 11
Travelers made their way through security at MSP Terminal 1.

MSP Terminal 1 checkpoint is back; Howard Johnson's still exists

Once again, travelers at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport may use both security lines in the main terminal, whether they have TSA PreCheck or not. The…
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October 5
A kayaker made his way down the tranquil Boardman River through the heart of brewery-filled Traverse City.

In this Michigan oasis, you can kayak to a dozen fine breweries

Traverse City is known for a vibrant downtown that abuts Lake Michigan, and its proximity to Michigan's best wineries and famous sand dunes.
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October 4
The Ojai Valley Trail Riding Company is a wonderful ranch where you can go on guided horseback rides of various lengths. The ranch also resembles a tr

Discovering the oasis of Ojai, Calif.

A girlfriends weekend lands in a California bastion of laid-back cool.
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October 4
The cafe Le Chalet de Brac, in Savièse, Switzerland. Hiking along “bisses” above the Rhone River Valley is scenic and historically enlightening.

A walk with history in the Swiss Alps, in mountains above the Rhone River Valley

A hike along ancient irrigation channels provides a journey back in time.
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October 4
The Austin Motel in Austin, Texas. Guest rooms there are decorated with groovy Voutsa wallpaper, push-button phones and Tivoli alarm clocks.

5 hotels in college towns that really make the grade

Chic hotels for campus visitors offer more than a futon and microwave.
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October 4
A Virgin Atlantic Boeing passenger jet.

Travel Troubleshooter: Travel company won't refund my trip after my father's death

Q: We booked a family trip from London to New York with Gate 1 Travel via Virgin Atlantic Airways. My father passed away in…
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October 4
Walt Disney Co. delivered stronger than expected profits in the first quarter -- thanks partly to a federal tax cut -- but its revenue dipped as the B

Vegan travelers have more options than ever – even Disney

Theme park giant will offer plant-based items at all major restaurants.
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October 4
Delta has upped the perks — and the costs — for its credit cards.

Delta's SkyMiles credit cards just became a lot more rewarding

The Delta SkyMiles American Express credit cards contain some excellent perks for loyal Delta fliers — and living in the Delta hub of Minneapolis-St.…
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October 4

A modern-day shepherd keeps watch over his sheep — and his phone, in Cortina, Italy

THE Traveler: Kara Greshwalk of Minneapolis.The scene: Sheep accentuate a bucolic scene in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy, which hosted the 1956 Winter Olympics.
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October 4
Travel can involve hiccups like a misrepresented property or a destination that pales to the hype. The key is taking the problems in stride.

Learn how to pivot from a bad travel situation

Travel can involve hiccups. The key is taking problems in stride.
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October 4

Quick Trips: Flyway Film Festival, Pipestone Paranormal Weekend, Scenic Drive Fest, Jack O'Lantern Days

Pepin & Stockholm, Wis., and Wabasha, Minn.During the Flyway Film Festival Thu.-next Sun., choose from more than 40 independent shorts, documentaries and feature-length films at…
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October 4
Delta Air Lines hopes to acquire a percentage of LATAM.

Delta eyes South America

Delta eyes South AmericaDelta Air Lines plans to spend $1.9 billion to buy a 20% stake in South American airline group LATAM, in its largest…
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October 4
Mighty cliffs dwarfed kayakers at Isla Partida near La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico.

Head to La Paz rather than overdeveloped Los Cabos for the real Baja California Sur

In the area around the state capital of Baja California Sur, you'll find stark beauty, art and adventure.
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September 30
Derek Berg sat on a chair outside of his small diamond tent at the Big Island Rendezvous & Festival in Albert Lea, Minn.

Quick Trips: Minnesota River art crawl, Big Island Rendezvous, Red Wing arts fest, Madison County Covered Bridge Fest

Appleton, Minn. Local artists will display and sell their works during self-guided studio tours Fri.-next Sun. during the Meander: Upper Minnesota River Art Crawl. Dozens…
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September 30
Nicole Vibar makes three Got Moxys with dragon berry Bacardi, lime juice, blackberry puree, cherry bitters spritz, and a lime at Moxy hotel bar in dow

5 Twin Cities hotel bars with the best staycation getaway vibes

These Twin Cities spots feel like an escape -- no plane ticket necessary.