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Princess Cruises Offering New Short Getaway Cruises Sailing from Los Angeles

Princess Cruises Offering New Short Getaway Cruises Sailing from Los AngelesPrincess Cruises, known for offering longer itineraries, has announced a new series of Princess Cruises Getaway voyages along the West Coast for those guests wanting a quick break from the hustle and bustle of workday pressures.

Passengers can choose from three- and four-day sailings, perfect for sampling the line's onboard experience, as well as visiting a variety of Southern California destinations. Departing roundtrip from Los Angeles (San Pedro) aboard Golden Princess and Sapphire Princess, the Princess Getaway sailings take place throughout fall 2013 and into the spring 2014 season.
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Tips & Guides

Bob Livingston Talks About Some Great Places for You to Visit in 2009

Bob Livingston Talks About Some Great Places for You to Visit in 2009 If there's anyone who can offer our readers some great vacation ideas and favorite places to visit in the West in 2009, it's Bob Livingston, senior vice president of  Affinity Media, and publisher of Trailer Life and MotorHome magazines, and the Good Sa...
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OnTravel in the West / Paul Lasley

Many Surprises Await at the National Museum of the American Indian (Part 2)

Many Surprises Await at the National Museum of the American Indian (Part 2) The Indian culture on view at the National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C. isn't what many expect. Take the newest exhibit this summer, "Ramp It Up: Skateboard Culture in Native America" in the Sealaska Gallery. It has rare photogra...
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Trails

15 Routes in the West Added to America’s Scenic Highways Program

15 Routes in the West Added to America’s Scenic Highways Program Special scenic highway designations have been announced for 15 routes in the West, reflecting either their historic setting or picturesque qualities that travelers should include in their vacation or holiday itineraries.

The new scenic designations in...
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Adventure Seekers

You Can Still Get Your Kicks on Route 66, the West’s ‘Mother Road’

You Can Still Get Your Kicks on Route 66, the West’s ‘Mother Road’ Ever since Bobby Troup penned the lyrics to his 1946 hit song, "Get your Kicks On Route 66," people have been doing just that.

Actually, the Route 66 mystique began a decade earlier with John Steinbeck's epic novel, Grapes of Wrath . The book and movie ...
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