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Getaway Day: Tri-State Guide To Planes, Trains & Automobiles

If you’re getting away for the holiday weekend, we’re here to help you navigate with this comprehensive list of resources.

CBS New York–07/02/2014

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NYC’s 7 Best Parks With WiFi

Ever since WiFi became available in New York’s public parks, there are no more excuses for sitting inside a cafe with a computer on a beautiful day. Here are a few places to take your “work” outside.

CBS New York–04/30/2014

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The 5 Best Apple Picking Orchards & Farms In The Tri-State

When the weather starts to cool, there is no better weekend activity than apple picking. Here are the 4 best Orchards in the Tri-State area.

CBS New York–09/12/2013

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National Geographic ‘Birds of Paradise’ Exhibit to Debut at Traverse City Museum

“Birds of Paradise: Amazing Avian Evolution,” a traveling exhibition from the National Geographic Society, will make its national debut this summer at the Dennos Museum Center in Traverse City, Mich.

05/08/2013

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Fact Check Friday: The Politics Of The FAA Furloughs

We couldn’t let today’s news about the FAA furloughs soon coming to an end go by without some fact checking on some things we’ve heard.

04/26/2013

Tamerlan Tsarnaev

FBI Investigated Tamerlan Tsarnaev For Plans To Join ‘Underground Groups’

The FBI investigated Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev in 2011, after discovering that he was looking to leave the country and join “underground groups.”

04/20/2013

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The 5 Best Golf Courses In New Jersey

All this talk about green jackets got you craving some tee time? Dust off your nine iron and pull the clubs out of the attic. These courses offer resort style dining, accommodations and lodging, so you can indulge in a full day of golf-inspired bliss, or check into the luxury lodging that some of these recommendations provide to extend your stay.

CBS New York–04/12/2013

3.26.13 Spring Travel

Spring Getaways: Affordable Tropical Travel Deals

Gabe Saglie, senior editor of Travelzoo, visited The Couch with some great travel itineraries full of sand, surf and savings — and accessible from area airports.

03/26/2013

Kim-Marie Evans

Family-Friendly Spring Break Travel & Getaway Ideas

With many great destinations at a driving distance, there’s no need to go too far for some fun and relaxation. Travel expert and mother of four, Kim-Marie Evans, knows a thing or two about family-friendly vacations that won’t break the bank.

03/13/2013

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Limited Flights Resume At JFK, LaGuardia And Newark Airports

Local airports started to see some activity Saturday morning after a blizzard forced airlines to cancel thousands of flights.

02/09/2013

Thousands of flights to the East Coast were canceled as a potentially historic blizzard is set to dump up to three feet of snow in the Northeast from New York City to Boston.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Call Your Carrier: Closing In On 5,000 Flights Canceled At Northeast Airports

The Port Authority is hoping to resume service at the airports by 3 p.m. Saturday.

02/08/2013

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7 Best Romantic Winter Getaways & Staycations In And Around NYC

Impress your date this Valentine’s Day with a weekend away or a staycation in New York City. From fine dining to late checkouts, you’ll be sure to enjoy a romantic getaway with the one you love.

01/24/2013

1.17.13 Winter TRavel

Talking Travel: 4 Cold Weather Getaways For Winter

CBS News travel guru Peter Greenberg visited The Couch on Thursday to give us some ideas and travel tips for the winter season.

01/17/2013

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10 Tips For Holiday Travel With Your Pet

A recent survey showed 63 percent of pet owners plan to travel during the holiday with their dog or cat. But before you and your four-legged friend hit the road, learn what to do — and what to not do — of taking your animal with you on the road.

11/30/2012

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6 Fun Holiday Events & Staycations In NYC

Staying in New York City to celebrate the holidays this year? Spend your time relaxing, shopping and site seeing a like a tourist the only way New Yorkers know how – the local way.

11/29/2012

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