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2019 Visitation Guidelines for the National Museum of African American History and Culture

Starting in January 2019, the museum will launch a new set of visitation guidelines with the introduction of peak and off-peak seasons. From March through August, the museum will require timed entry passes for the peak season when visitation is highest. During … Continue reading

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Amtrak Launches Social Media Residency Program

Residents will ride Amtrak’s signature long-distance trains and share their experience on social; casting call now open

Amtrak has created #AmtrakTakeMeThere, a new social media residency program that showcases the diversity of Amtrak passengers and their unique train travel experiences. Instead … Continue reading

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12th Annual Sisters and Friends Getaway to Martha’s Vineyard Gives Black Women An Opportunity To Network, Bond, Relax And Rejuvenate

Looking for a way to extend the summer? Join Sisters and Friends Getaway to Martha’s Vineyard for a last minute vacation. After 12 years of hosting women for a relaxing and rejuvenating week on the Vineyard, host Connie Portis will soon be … Continue reading

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FLIGHT DEAL: Discover Dubai with Turkish Airlines for as low as $689 Round Trip

Turkish Airlines, the airline that flies to more destinations than any other in the world, is currently offering discounted fares to Dubai.  From September 2018 to May 2019, travelers can take advantage of these special fares to explore one of … Continue reading

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Best and Worst Airlines According to Consumer Reports Readers

In our latest survey, 55,000 members rate carriers on staff service, seat comfort, pricing transparency and more
For most passengers, air travel has become a constant struggle to avoid ultra-tight seating, hefty luggage fees, and itinerary-wrecking delays. But a small number … Continue reading

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You’re Invited: Shall We Wine Portland Takeover – August 31- September 3

Off the beaten path, Portland Oregon has quietly become a must visit destination in wine tourism. Chosen as the Wine Enthusiasts 2016 Wine Region of the Year, wineries in Oregon’s Willamette Valley offer wine tasting, pairing and vineyard tours. Recognized … Continue reading

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Paul Gauguin Cruises Offers Culinary & Wine Excursions On m/v Tere Moana’s European Voyages This Summer

Paul Gauguin Cruises (www.pgcruises.com), operator of the highest-rated and longest continually sailing luxury cruise ship in the South Pacific, the m/s Paul Gauguin, and the 88-guest m/v Tere Moana, offers a variety of shore excursions for food and wine connoisseurs … Continue reading

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2014 Culinary + Trip Experience: Black Paris (October 22 – October 30)

 
Join Cuisine Noir and Julia Browne of Walking The Spirit Tours out of Toronto, Canada for our first Culinary + Travel trip series experience to Black Paris October 22 – 30.  Paris is renowned worldwide as a capital of gastronomy; … Continue reading

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