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Holiday Events, from Light Shows to Menorahs

CULTURE | By Beth J. Harpaz | Dec 13
The dark days of December are being lit up with holiday sparkle all over the map, from creative Christmas trees to giant menorahs. Here are a few of the biggest and best-known events around the country.

4 Ways to Hold On to Your Cash When Renting a Car

TIPS & ADVICE | By Alex Veiga | Dec 12
Although gas prices are the lowest they've been in years, if you're renting a car, increased demand during the season means you'll likely encounter higher prices -- especially if you haven't already locked in a rate.

Wave Riders: Gay Surf Week Arrives in Costa Rica

SPORTS | By EDGE | Jun 20
Beach season extends beyond the summer as Tamarindo, Costa Rica hosts Gay Surf Week November 8-15, 2014.

Comedienne Greg Benson Takes on Airport Travel

Dec 23
Comedienne Greg Benson tackles airport travel with a new strategy for coping with irritating cell phone use.

Holiday Travel: Rough Times Ahead

NATIONAL | By Jim Salter | Dec 20
Holiday travelers in the Midwest and in parts East and South were keeping a leery eye Friday on a band of foul weather that threatens to mess up opening weekend of one of the year’s busiest travel periods.

New Hope, PA: Eat, Drink and be ’Mary’

By Jill Gleeson | Dec 17
Who knew that George Washington’s historic crossing of the Delaware River would foreshadow cross dressing in New Hope, PA, centuries later? That and more is on display in this town filled with dining, dancing, drag and local charm.

Lights, Trees and Gingerbread: Not-to-Miss Holiday Events

Dec 9
Lights, trees, gingerbread and the Grinch are among the Christmastime attractions on display around the country. Here are some details...

Travelers Cast Wary Eye As Storm Moves Eastward

By David Warren, Scott Mayerowitz | Nov 26
A winter storm blamed for at least 11 fatal accidents in the West, Texas and Arkansas threatens to dampen the Thanksgiving holiday for millions of Americans traveling this week.

7 Cruising Trends for 2014

By EDGE | Nov 20
Planning to hit the ocean blue in 2014? Here are seven trends, forecasted by www.cruiseplanners.com, that will help steer you toward the ultimate cruise getaway.

Tips for Surviving Holiday Travel

By Scott Mayerowitz | Nov 11
During the 12-day Thanksgiving travel period, 25.1 million people are projected to fly. But don’t fret, there are some things you can do to make your trip more pleasant, or to at least buffer the damage if something goes wrong.

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