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14 Weird Animals You Can Travel to See
The tiny Philippine tarsier
Tired of seeing run-of-the-mill lions, tigers, and bears? Then say "oh my!" to these oddball creatures at zoos and sanctuaries worldwide—from a giant Chinese salamander to a little lemur called the aye-aye. read more
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Holiday Inn Shows Off Its New Look
The iconic American brand, which got its start in Memphis in 1952, is in the middle of a $1 billion relaunch of all its franchises worldwide—that's more than 3,200 hotels—or 419,000-plus guest rooms. Does this makeover raise your interest in Holiday Inn? Anyone stayed at a revamped hotel yet? post a comment
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Don't know Karpfen from Krapfen? Before your next trip, print out this handy decoder with translations of German food terms and popular dishes. read more
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7 Ways Doctors Stay Healthy on Vacation Use their battle plan to avoid colds, jet lag, and other troubles… Readers' Best France Photos Check out a frozen-in-time village in the Loire Valley, lavender fields in Provence, and shots of Paris… World's Most Amazing Hotel Pools Swimming is almost beside the point at these 10 pools in gorgeous, unexpected locations.
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