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The Wanderlust Gene: Could It Explain Your Love of Travel?
Does your need to travel feel like an innate part of you? Chances are it just might be. Scientists have found a so-called wanderlust gene that could help determine which of us feel the need to explore the world.
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9 Ways to Make the Most of Your Layover
Whether your layover is short or lengthy, there's no sense wasting it staring at the tarmac. Here are nine creative ways to spend the time wisely.
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Turning Blind Travelers' Memories into Art
A site called Travel Supermarket interviewed visually impaired travelers and had them describe their journeys -- then had an artist turn their experiences into art.
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Destination: Portland, Oregon
It may have the cool, rainy climate of the Pacific Northwest and the progressive sensibility of Western Europe, but Portland's quirky vibe is all its own.
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How Safe Is Air Travel?
Although it's hard to ignore images and stories of plane crashes in the media, flying is getting safer. Don't believe us? We'll let the numbers do the talking.
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The Worst Travel Advice We've Ever Seen
There's a mountain of travel advice out there on the web, but following some of it could harm, not help, your next trip. Discover the worst travel advice we've seen.
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Find the Best Hotel Deals
Planning a vacation? Get the best possible price on your next stay with our round-up of hotel deals around the world.

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