Foraging for berries in Michigan, Minnesota and beyond

November 7
Immature thimbleberry in Mount Rainier National Park.
Thimbleberries, cloudberries and more offer a taste of the wild.

Awkwafina on travel in Asia and NYC staycations

November 7
Queens-born actress and rapper Awkwafina got hooked on the HotelTonight app for last-minute travel deals.
The actress and rapper has become an expert at finding hotel deals.
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November 11
The tiny village of Gásadalur on the island of Vágar is near what’s become one of the most famous attractions on the Faroe Islands: the Múlafossu

In the 'Land of 10,000 waterfalls,' far-flung Faroe Islands draw more visitors for their picturesque Nordic scenery

Waterfalls, puffins and the remote locale draw visitors to the Faroe Islands.
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November 9
Free accommodations while vacationing clearly makes travel more affordable, but for travelers on any budget, house-sitting in exchange for lodging can

Tips for housesitting while you're on vacation

Housesitting in exchange for lodging can provide a more intimate travel experience.
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November 8
The Old Port in Portland, Maine.

Sun Country expands to northern U.S. cities in summer; Minnesota is No. 2 in rental car taxes and fees

Sun Country heads to Maine, Montana, Maryland, Ohio Sun Country Airlines is offering four new summer destinations to northern U.S. cities, including the only nonstop…
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November 8
Detail of the passengers in a rail car in the display at the Twin City Model Railroad Museum.
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Quick Trips: Christkindlmarket, Festive Fridays, St. Cloud train show, Christmas by the Bay

St. Cloud Choo choo, the trains are coming. On Saturday, the daylong, annual Granite City Train Show at the River’s Edge Convention Center will include…
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November 7
Students at Ock Pop Tock in Luang Prabang, Laos, learn to spin and weave silk with experienced local craftspeople.

Crafty travelers can make their own souvenirs at these creative destinations

Schools immerse the curious in local culture, send them home with handmade pieces.
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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November 7
A Jamaican resort.

Travel Troubleshooter: Why Expedia's Hotel Price Guarantee didn't work for this vacationer in Jamaica

Q: I recently booked a vacation at the Jewel Grande Montego Bay Resort & Spa in Montego Bay, Jamaica, through Expedia. Between the time…
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November 7
Passengers at London Gatwick airport settle down to wait for their flights following the delays and cancellations brought on by drone sightings near t

Most Americans will be traveling for the holidays

Half of holiday travelers are going somewhere other than to family, survey says.
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November 5
Everything you need to know about carbon offsets

Everything you need to know about carbon offsets

Six questions and answers about purchasing carbon offsets for air travel.
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November 5
AIRBUS Delta MSN9025 1st Flight

Delta and other airlines at MSP offer carbon offsets for travelers

Delta Air Lines, the dominant carrier at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport, became the first major airline to offer a carbon-offset program in 2007.Delta has a…
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November 4
Booking Ticket Air Online Travel Trip Vacation Concept

How to score unbelievably cheap flights with 'mistake' fares

Sign up for alerts in real time, or search for flights through a virtual private network.
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November 2
Ellsworth Kelly designed “Austin,” a newly opened chapel.

Stay hip to booming Austin, Texas, where there's something new every year

In Texas' hippest city, stay up on the latest offerings, from Japanese barbecue to an artistic chapel.
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November 2
Mayowood, Rochester.

Quick Trips: Mayowood Mansion, Holiday Folk Fair, Winterers Gathering and Arctic Film Fest

Rochester Christmas at the Historic Mayowood Mansion, featuring guided tours of the Charles Mayo mansion, which has been trimmed with decorations highlighting a Victorian Christmas,…
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November 2
The InterContinental Hotel connects to MSP Terminal 1 via skyway.

MSP's checkpoint at InterContinental Hotel slated to close Nov. 18; Uber credit card gets a revamp

MSP checkpoint to close The head of the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport has requested a meeting with TSA officials after learning that the InterContinental Hotel…
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November 1
In a village near Ranthambore National Park.

The shoes tell a story in Rajasthan, India

THE Traveler: Heather Patterson Candels of Northfield.The scene: Near Ranthambore National Park, in India's northern Rajasthan state, a boy seems to stand watch…
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November 1
Joaquin Phoenix, in a scene from “Joker,” dances on a now-famous set of outdoor steps in the Bronx.

From 'Joker' to 'Rocky,' ranking Hollywood's most famous steps

Joaquin Phoenix's routine is getting attention, but there are superior staircases to visit.
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October 31
Jen Rubio, president of Away.

Travel hacks from Away luggage guru Jen Rubio

Tips on duty-free shopping, amenity kits and more from Away founder Jen Rubio.
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October 31
The caste ruins of Gibralfaro overlook Málaga, Spain.

On the Sun Coast, Malaga, Spain, really shines

Málaga, on Spain's southern coast, emerges from the shadows.
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October 31
Jeff Houghton hosts the late-night talk show “The Mystery Hour” in Springfield, Mo. It airs on KAAL in southeastern Minnesota.

Midwest Traveler: Springfield, Mo., has its own late-night TV talk show, and it's a riot

"The Mystery Hour" is taped before a live studio audience in Missouri.
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October 31
A fireplace anchors the lobby and restaurant at Canopy Ithaca.

In from the cold at cozy Canopy Ithaca

In upstate New York, I would have seen tremendous fall color along the curving, hilly roads if it hadn’t been for the blur of windshield…
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October 31
The Riu Palace Tropical Bay Resort all-inclusive in Negril, Jamaica has swimming pools, restaurants, a spa and entertainment for all ages.

Travel Troubleshooter: 'Resort credit' for $470 in Jamaica turns out to be a mere coupon

Q: We need help with recovering a missing resort credit. This year, we booked three rooms at the Riu Palace Tropical Bay in Negril,…