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Are You Attending The New York Travel Festival? We Are!
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Are You Attending The New York Travel Festival? We Are!

We’re getting excited, as the 2014 New York Travel Festival is quickly approaching — April 26 and 27 at Bohemian National Hall and Hostelling International. At the festival, attendees will have opportunities to speak one-on-with travel experts, attend panel discussions to learn more about the industry and how to travel […]

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Charleston Best Bites: The Vegetarian Issue
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Charleston Best Bites: The Vegetarian Issue

Southern soul food. For many, it is synonymous with butter cascading off pillowy biscuits, shrimp and grits drowning in cheese and salt, she-crab soup saturated with heavy cream, greasy fried chicken, fried okra and fried green tomatoes; however, the Charleston culinary scene proves there’s more to good country cookin’ than […]

Epicure & Culture Partners With The New York Travel Festival
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Epicure & Culture Partners With The New York Travel Festival

We’re excited to announce Epicure & Culture has signed on as one of the media partners of the 2014 New York Travel Festival. We are looking forward to being a part of this stimulating and innovative event where consumers can learn to enhance their travel experience and travel professionals can […]

Christmas tree. Photo courtesy of joeymc86.
Culture / Events / Oceania

Sunshine And Six White Boomers: Christmas in Australia

Most of the world dreams of the Christmas season as a white wonderland, building snowmen, drinking hot chocolate and eggnog, and getting visits from a certain Claus in a red coat; however, for those living in the southern hemisphere, the month of December falls during the summer season and Saint […]

Cheerful Travel: Top Holiday Hotel Packages In The U.S.
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Cheerful Travel: Top Holiday Hotel Packages In The U.S.

Imagine sitting at a crackling fireplace — a mug of hot chocolate in hand — listening to the Carpenter’s croon, “Oh, there’s no place like home for the holidays, For no matter how far away you roam – When you long for the sunshine of a friendly gaze, For the […]

Thanksgiving turkey. Photo courtesy of timsackton.
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A Look At Thanksgiving Traditions Around The World

Among much else, America is a land where leaves change color and temperatures begin to reach nose-nipping levels during the month of November. These notions have made finding the best way to curl up into the changing seasons a priority since it was first encountered by European pilgrims. They quickly […]

Gingerbread House. Photo courtesy of Carrie Stephens.
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Gingerbread: History, Traditions And Where To See The World’s Sweetest Artwork

With Christmas quickly approaching, sights, sounds and smells of the season warm the cooling winter air and brighten dark nights. Among the colorful lights and cheery decorations, gingerbread houses have always stood out as being (almost) too ornamental to justify eating. Adorned with succulent gumdrops and candies atop rough German-style […]

Spring Festivals: Tasting Australia To Showcase The Best Of The Country’s Culinary Landscape
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Spring Festivals: Tasting Australia To Showcase The Best Of The Country’s Culinary Landscape

Taking place in Adelaide, South Australia from April 27 to May 4, 2014, Tasting Australia is the largest and most significant food and wine festival of its kind in the South Pacific region, and one of the top festivals in Australia. Showcasing the very best of its culinary landscape—food, wine, […]

Hotel Week NYC Brings Big Discounts To The Big Apple
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Hotel Week NYC Brings Big Discounts To The Big Apple

Visiting New York City can be tough on the wallet, but choose your travel time wisely and you can save a bundle. The third annual Hotel Week NYC™ runs January 3-12, 2014, with 30 hotels—some of which charge upwards of $500 a night–offering fixed rates of $100, $200 or $300 […]

Winter Festivals: Get Ready For Arizona Cocktail Week This February
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Winter Festivals: Get Ready For Arizona Cocktail Week This February

The United States Bartenders Guild (USBG) embarks on third celebration of Arizona’s cocktail culture at bars, restaurants and lounges across the state. Highlights will include new events, returning favorites, statewide “Imbibe & Dine” specials, as well as mixology seminars and tastings. This is a great winter festival for anyone looking […]