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Weekend Strike to Shut Acropolis at Height of Tourist Season

Weekend Strike to Shut Acropolis at Height of Tourist Season

INTERNATIONAL | Jul 27
A two-day strike by Greek Culture Ministry employees protesting staff shortages will shut the Acropolis and other ancient sites and museums in Athens this weekend at the height of the tourist season.

Riding an Icebreaker in the Arctic

Riding an Icebreaker in the Arctic

By Frank Jordans | Jul 26
While it may be frigid and wet on deck, the crew of a modern icebreaker can expect creature comforts inside the ship, even saunas.

LA Side Trip: Pasadena's Art, Gardens & History

LA Side Trip: Pasadena's Art, Gardens & History

By Eva Parziale | Jul 25
Most visitors to Los Angeles head to Hollywood, Venice Beach or Santa Monica. But if you're in the mood for stunning gardens, first-class art and historic architecture without the crowds and traffic, consider Pasadena.

Finding Food and Fun in the Finger Lakes

Finding Food and Fun in the Finger Lakes

FOOD/DRINK | By Winnie McCroy | Jul 25
Discover the Finger Lakes -- an entire region peppered with vineyards and tasting rooms showcasing New York State wines, ciders, and spirits, terrific restaurants, and plenty of history and culture to work up an appetite.

Go Play Outside: NY State Makes it Free For New Campers

Go Play Outside: NY State Makes it Free For New Campers

By Mary Esch | Jul 25
Folks who'd like to try camping at New York parks are getting the chance to do it this summer for free, courtesy of the state.

Best Food & Drink Gems From Tour de France

Best Food & Drink Gems From Tour de France

FOOD/DRINK | By John Leicester and Andrew Dampf | Jul 24
The best discoveries from the three-week Tour de France.

London Zoo Welcomes a New Kind of Visitor: Robotic Dinosaurs

London Zoo Welcomes a New Kind of Visitor: Robotic Dinosaurs

Jul 20
London Zoo is welcoming a new star attraction this summer: robotic dinosaurs.

Road-Tripping Through Spain: Coastal Campgrounds and Classy Caravans

Road-Tripping Through Spain: Coastal Campgrounds and Classy Caravans

By Nicole Evatt | Jul 18
Keep the crowds and high prices in the rearview mirror by renting a motorhome or RV (usually called camper vans or caravans in Europe) and experience Spain's scenic Mediterranean coast.

Frozen in Time: Box Camera Captures Peru's Andean Festival

Frozen in Time: Box Camera Captures Peru's Andean Festival

CULTURE | Jul 14
One by one, Associated Press photographer Rodrigo Abd positioned the traditional dancers, musicians and vendors in front of an old-fashioned box camera in Peru's Sinakara Valley as a colorful Andean festival exploded all around them.

Annual Invasion of Fire Island Pines Pool Party :: July 4, 2017

Annual Invasion of Fire Island Pines Pool Party :: July 4, 2017

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jul 7
VossEvents.com presented Fire Island's most notorious annual drag event, the Invasion Pool Party, hosted by "RuPaul's Drag Race" Season 5 contestant Alyssa Edwards.

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