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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.


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Opinion: We Must Fix Our Crumbling Infrastructure

Most Americans who traveled during this Thanksgiving holiday came face to face with an American reality: while there is much to be thankful for, our infrastructure is not one of those things.


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Take Your Workout On The Road: Holiday Travel Fitness Tips

Fitness expert Nikki Glor hit The Couch on Tuesday with tips on how to stick to your workout while traveling.


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5 Hassle-Free Travel Tips For Thanksgiving

The Couch asked associate editor of Travel + Leisure magazine, Kathryn O’Shea-Evans, to stop by to come by and give us hassle-free travel tips.


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New York City Launches Tourism Campaign In Mexico City

Travel from Mexico to New York City has increased almost 100 percent over the last seven years. More than 400,000 visitors came to New York from Mexico in 2012, according to the tourism agency.


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Customers Out Money, Stranded After NJ Travel Agency Shuts Down

Bloomfield, New Jersey-based Club ABC Tours has apparently gone out of business, leaving customers from throughout the region stranded or out thousands of dollars in booking fees.


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Spooky Guide To Transylvania

Take a trip to Transylvania and visit the legendary Castle Bran, or as you may know it, Dracula’s Castle.


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Martina McBride Gives Fans A Video Tour Of Switzerland

On her blog and in a new Martina Moments video, the country star shares her experience visiting and performing in Switzerland with her fans.


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9 Must-Haves For The Stylish Weekend Jetsetter

Few things are more exciting – or more stressful – than getting ready for a quick weekend getaway. Instead of throwing a bunch of clothes and toiletries in a bag and hope you don’t forget anything, why not pack like a pro?


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Mobile Couch: Pet Travel Tips

Alex Denis and the Mobile Couch hit the Upper East Side, where they chatted with Dale Vanpamelen , the owner of the NY Dog Spa & Hotel.


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How To Plan Affordable Vacations: Where To Go And When

Travel & Leisure editor Kathryn O’Shea stopped by The Couch to share her tips.


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CNET’s Sree Sreenivasan Lists The Best Travel Apps While Hitting The Road

If you are hitting the road this week, you can use technology to help ease your travel experience.


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The New Yorker’s Getaway Guide To Rhode Island

The New England destination is chock full of beaches, bustling neighborhoods and some of the country’s best seafood. Just three hours north of New York, its location in between Boston and the Big Apple makes it a prime vacation spot.

CBS New York–06/08/2012


The 6 Best Historic Trips & Vacation Spots Outside Of New York City

As we prepare to honor our country’s fallen veterans with the upcoming Memorial Day weekend, why not plan a historic getaway? The East coast is home to many historic sites – plenty within driving distance of New York. Which trip is best for your family? Here are some of our favorite historic getaways near New York.

CBS New York–05/22/2012

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The 5 Best NYC ‘Staycations’ For Spring

Home sweet home doesn’t have to be boring. This spring, create your own ‘vacation’ right here in New York. These staycation activities will help you have fun and take advantage of everything the city has to offer.

CBS New York–03/15/2012