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Winter travel ideas, including Iditarod and Waukesha Janboree

Winter travel ideas, including Iditarod and Waukesha Janboree

Here are some of the more interesting events, deals, websites and other travel tidbits that have come across our desk recently:

•You have until Jan. 20 to bid for the chance to ride in the basket of one of the dog sleds entered in the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race in Alaska. The 11-mile ride — a fraction of the distance teams will cover over the course of this chilly endurance sport — takes place during the ceremonial start in Anchorage. www.iditarodauction.com

•SmarTours, which specializes in budget travel packages, has added its first tour in North America. The...

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