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The Hudson River School of Art: landscapes and the national parks

Posted by on Apr 18, 2017

The landscapes of the Hudson River Valley’s Thomas Cole and his followers gave a new nation international recognition. The Hudson River School of Art sparked an interest in America’s open spaces that eventually led to the National parks system.

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Best alpine trips in Switzerland: Reuti, Mägisalp, and Planplatten

Posted by on Apr 3, 2017

Our Swiss alpine experience took us to three gondola stops — Reuti, Mägisalp, and Planplatten.

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Badrutt’s Palace in St. Moritz: On Top of the World

Posted by on Mar 29, 2017

Awaken at sunrise at Badrutt’s Palace in St. Moritz and you will discover how it feels to be on “Top of the World.”

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Enrichment vacations: Viking Ocean Cruises launches new resident historian program

Posted by on Mar 24, 2017

A select faculty of historians will be onboard Viking’s ocean cruise ships to provide a new level of enrichment for guests.

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Flying to or from Zurich? It’s easy to stop in the city

Posted by on Mar 19, 2017

Zurich is Switzerland’s largest city. It is also its dynamic and cosmopolitan financial and technology center.

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Travel deal: the Fitzwilliam Hotel, Dublin

Posted by on Mar 18, 2017

During our last visit to Dublin we stayed across from the lively St. Stephen’s Green and Grafton Street pedestrian shopping area at the Fitzwilliam Hotel.

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Daytrips from Zurich: the lake cruise

Posted by on Mar 18, 2017

Getting out on the lake is one of the most delightful way of seeing the area around Lake Zurich

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Dining in Zurich: some of our favorites

Posted by on Mar 15, 2017

Looking for a hidden gem? You will need a reservation for a table

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Zurich’s Manifesta 11: the Pavilion of Reflections

Posted by on Mar 15, 2017

The floating wooden platform known as the Pavilion of Reflections was part of Zurich’s Manifesta 11, a 100 day biennial celebration that explores social changes in the European cultural landscape.

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