The Ultimate Guide to Wine Tasting in Napa

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The ultimate destination for wine lovers is Napa Valley, and this is how you can plan a full tour of everything this stunning destination has to offer

Napa Valley is the place to go for a gastronomic feast. It is where people go if they want to wine and dine amid the romantic landscape of vineyards. It is home to hundreds of wineries and a broad selection of restaurants that offer high-end tasting menus to casual dining.

The entire county spans about 30 miles of land. Because of its mild weather, it is the best place to plant and harvest

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The nomad guide who decodes the Sahara’s secrets

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As a guide, Ag Mohamed Ali made friends from around the world, and he visited some in Europe. It was, to him, an alien world, just as Timbuktu remains for many around the globe. “The first time I was in Europe,” he said, “and I saw water just lying on the ground, I thought ‘these people are crazy’.” And everything moved at a speed that was unthinkable in the Sahara. “In the desert we have infinite time but no water,” he said. “In Europe, you have plenty of water but no time.”

And yet, even so far from the desert,

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For a tour guide, 9/11 prompts new NYC narrative

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We were in love with our new apartment in New York City, especially the 300-square foot terrace with its panoramic views of Lower Manhattan. Because we lived on the 24th floor, it felt like we were floating in the sky.

A licensed tour guide, I was thrilled to be living in the heart of the historic Financial District. I had taken thousands of tourists over the years to the World Trade Center complex, where we would take the 82-second elevator ride to the observatory on the 107th floor and enjoy views that stretched 45 miles in every direction.

Life seemed

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Labor Day weekend travel guide: What you should know

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Pennsylvania roads may be a little wet after Wednesday’s rain, as remnants of Ida poured down on the East Coast.

But that probably won’t stop people from hitting the road for Labor Day weekend, traditionally seen as the unofficial end of summer and one of the busiest travel weekends of the year.

The American Automobile Association said there has been a steady increase in volume since stay-at-home orders were lifted last year and increased demand in travel has steadily pushed prices up. AAA said an expected increase in gas prices over the weekend are not expected to detour anyone’s travel

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Traveling To Europe: A Complete Country-By-Country Guide For Visitors

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This article was last updated on September 2, 2021.

Albania

Commercial flights returned to Albania on June 15, and the country is now open to all foreign travel. According to the U.S. Embassy, there are no vaccine, testing, or quarantine requirements to enter.

During the day, Albania’s restaurants, museums, and shops are all open and operating, welcoming tourists and locals alike. As of June 1, there is a country-wide curfew, restricting movement between 11 p.m. and 6 a.m., which will remain in place indefinitely. Masks are no longer required for outdoor spaces but are mandated for all indoor public

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Iceland Travel Guide: What to Do & Know

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Have you heard? Iceland is a tourist destination! Along with legendary waterfalls and charming chapels, it’s known for its own unique brand of Scandi culture and around-the-clock summer sunlight. But the super-friendly locals (many with a wicked sense of humor and a proud sense of heritage) really set the stage for the fun that’s to be had. And due to its close proximity to the States and England, there are tons of English-speaking expats, lessening the language barrier and making it an easy country to navigate on your own. Its unique balance of popping city, beautiful wilderness, and culinary adventure

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