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New York City Carousel Featuring Giant Fish Figures Coming to The Battery
July 30, 2015

A unique carousel is coming to a waterfront park in Lower Manhattan. Take a look at what will be spinning around.
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Jackson Hole Snow Strikes High Elevations of Western Wyoming
July 29, 2015

The middle of summer looked like the middle of winter in the mountains of western Wyoming. Read more about what's going on.
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Las Vegas Las Vegas Adds New Meeting Space
July 29, 2015

Las Vegas has welcomed a new freestanding events facility, IPEC. This new site has more than 20,000 square feet of flexible meeting space. Read more now.
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Boston Boston Ends Bid to Host 2024 Olympic Game
July 28, 2015

Boston’s Olympic bid has failed before it even got out of the starting blocks. The Boston Globe quoted one official close to the bid as saying the campaign was “over”.
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Barbados' annual Crop Over Festival Vacationers Flock to Barbados for Crop Over Festival
July 28, 2015

Entering into its final week, locals and travelers alike are preparing for the highly anticipated finale events encompassing the island’s most colorful and spirited celebrations.
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Salt Flats Canceled Utah Race Renews Fears of Shrinking Salt Flats
July 27, 2015

A small city of tents, trailers and thousands of visitors appears almost every August in the Utah desert to watch cars, motorcycles and anything with wheels rocket across gleaming white sheets of salt at speeds of 400 mph.
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Iceland Interest in Iceland Continues to Grow
July 27, 2015

New transatlantic stopover service, eco-friendly tours and multigenerational offerings are driving record travel to Iceland. Take a look at what's next for this booming destination.
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For the big bicentennial of the battle of Waterloo, a cutting-edge new museum called the 1815 Memorial was unveiled in May. Why 2015 Is Belgium's Big Year
July 27, 2015

From a European Capital of Culture designation for Mons to the Waterloo bicentennial, there are plenty of reasons to send clients to Belgium this year. Travel Agent just got back from a trip with the inside scoop.
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Bellagio Fountains A New Japanese-Inspired Show Is Coming to the Bellagio Fountains
July 22, 2015

MGM Resorts is celebrating Japanese culture and will have an exciting new fountain show lead by Japanese actor Ichikawa Somegoro. Get the inside scoop.
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Smithsonian High-Tech Aerospace Exhibit Starts World Tour at Smithsonian
July 21, 2015

With space shuttles now housed in history museums, innovators in aerospace are thinking of newer, better ways humans could reach space. One idea: What about a space elevator?
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