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Weekend Getaway

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    Explore the New California Cool in SacramentoLive out your Lady Bird fantasies in this city with a burgeoning food-and-drink scene.
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    Yes, Alberta Is (Really) Cold. But You Should Visit in Winter Anyway.How to road trip through Canada’s fourth most populous province — in the dead of winter.
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    The Argentine Jungles’ Lessons on Sustainable TourismIn open-air public schools and rainforest cabins, considering whether sustainability can be more than a brand-favorite buzzword.
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    Curry Buffets, Sunny Beaches, and Africa’s Oldest Botanic Gardens in DurbanHead to this warm South African port town for a relaxing break from the more bustling Johannesburg.
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    Visit Puerto Rico — Just Don’t Be a JerkTourism in places ravaged by disaster prompts serious ethical questions. That doesn’t mean you shouldn’t go to San Juan, but be mindful how you do it.
  6. Celebrate Big Italian Art in a Small American TownHidden among the area’s showier gems, like Rhinebeck or Hudson, Cold Spring is an undiscovered jewel in the Hudson River Valley crown.
  7. A First-Timer’s Art-and-Design Guide to Buenos AiresArt Basel Cities Week is just around the corner. Here’s what to eat, see, do, and buy when you’re not working the festival circuit.
  8. In Anchorage, Alaska, Admire Native Art in Between Seaplane RidesThe Last Frontier is home to a refreshingly cosmopolitan city.
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    Walden Pond: New England’s Daytona BeachA Harvard scholar explains why Thoreau would be pleased.
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    I Let Go of Travel Snobbery and Fell in Love With CruisingHow I (sort of) learned to cook and (really) came to appreciate cruising aboard a ship in French Polynesia.
  11. Your Dog Will Love the BerkshiresA guide to a weekend in the Berkshires, with the best restaurants, places to stay, and things to do.
  12. Pittsburgh’s Charm Extends Beyond the SteelersPittsburgh, Pennsylvania, boasts excellent, off-the-beaten-path art, terrific boutique hotels, and a lively restaurant scene.
  13. Boise Is Home to More Than Just a Convention CenterIdaho’s capital is drawing leisure travelers with a booming culinary scene, new and revamped hotels, and a growing wine industry.
  14. Why to Visit Durham, North Carolina, Even If You’re Not Meeting an Old FlameThe best reasons to visit the North Carolina city: where to eat and stay, what to do, and where to hear live music and relax in a swimming hole.
  15. The Best Places to Visit in Santa Cruz, CaliforniaA guide to Santa Cruz, California: how to choose a beach, the best things to do, and where to have an excellent dinner.
  16. The Best Way to Tour a City Is Through Its Grocery StoreThe local market as museum.
  17. The Unbearable Sameness of CitiesWhat my journey across the United States taught me about indie cafés and Ikea lights.
  18. Kansas City Is More Than Barbecue and Jazz … But Those Parts Are StellarKansas City, Missouri, is a dynamic, growing city that’s a perfect trip for families, art lovers, history buffs, food geeks, and jazz fans.