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  • Click it, even if it doesn't warrant a ticket

    Click it, even if it doesn't warrant a ticket
    You use seat belts, right? Most people do. The undeniable safety advantages, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's ubiquitous "Click It or Ticket" campaign, the fear of seeing those flashing lights in your rearview mirror all help...
  • Omarr's Daily Astrological Forecast May 5, 2011

    BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Vincent Kartheiser was born in Minneapolis on this day in 1979. This birthday guy has starred as Pete Campbell on the hit series "Mad Men" since 2007. He's also appeared on "Money" and on the documentary series "The American...
  • Kindle in France? Oui

    Kindle in France? Oui
    Recent Gadget Q&A columns about the Amazon Kindle, the Apple iPod and the Apple iPhone have brought in questions from readers. Great. Please keep 'em coming, gang. Q: I am vacationing in Florida from France and contemplating buying a Kindle reader here....
  • How Mexico's drug war affects tourism

    How Mexico's drug war affects tourism
    What can travelers expect from Mexico in 2011? That's at least a $64-million question, given the many Americans who visit the country every year. And the answers seem to point every which way. Across Mexico, international visitors and drug-war casualties...
  • Romance reviews: December

    Romance reviews: December
    "The Mischief of the Mistletoe" By Lauren Willig Dutton, 352 pages, $19.95 It is not exactly an auspicious start to Arabella Dempsey's career as the newest instructor at Miss Climpson's Select Seminary for Young Ladies. Not only is Arabella bowled over...
  • Planning a vacation in 2011? Expect to pay more

    Planning a vacation in 2011? Expect to pay more
    Americans are venturing out again as they start to shake off the recession. That may be good for their spirits, but it's bad for their bank accounts. As more people travel, flights, cruises and hotel rooms get more expensive. Expect to pay more for your...
  • Disney cruise captures the wonder of Alaska

    Disney cruise captures the wonder of Alaska
    If you can judge the worth of a vacation by the number of times you get goose bumps, then my family's Disney cruise to Alaska in June ranks among the best. My first shiver came our first day at sea, when our ship glided between two large mountains,...
  • 2011 vacation dreams and realities: What readers said

    We asked readers where they would go if money and time were no object, and where they were likely to go in 2011. Thailand for dental work, one said. A trip with a friend to France, another said. Here are some of the other responses. Bon voyage! Waking in...
  • Planning your trip to Solitude Mountain Resort, Utah

    THE BEST WAY TO SOLITUDE Many airlines (including American, Alaska, Continental, Delta, Frontier, Hawaiian, United, US Airways and Southwest fly nonstop from LAX to Salt Lake City. Also, Southwest and Delta fly from Burbank. Solitude lies in Big...
  • Summer family travel from A to T

    Summer family travel from A to T
    Summertime and traveling can be easy -- but for families there are special considerations. Are itineraries and lodgings comfortable? Before we started a family, many of us hiked and backpacked through Europe or Asia, eating on the go and sleeping in...
  • Disney launches cruise ship

    Disney launches cruise ship
    For 2011, Disney's Imagineers have turned their creative attention from theme parks to cruise ships and resort hotels. The tech-filled Disney Dream 4,000-passenger cruise ship is to set sail for the Bahamas in January, and the tropical Aulani resort in...