12 Fabulous Restaurants To Try In Torrance, California

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Tucked away on the coast of the finest beach in Southern California’s South Bay, enjoy the quintessential California beach experience of Torrance, conveniently located ten miles south of LAX and 17 miles north of Long Beach Airport. Poised to become the next Los Angeles County hot spot, Torrance is ripe with an exploding craft beer…

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11 Reasons You’ll Love These 3 Luxurious Spas in New Mexico

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There’s nothing like relaxing skincare or lux body treatments to regenerate your health and well-being. These three spas in the high desert of New Mexico combine a luxury hotel stay with nurturing treatments you’ll love. I recently visited New Mexico spas in Albuquerque, Santa Fe, and Taos, and here’s what I learned. I was hosted…

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11 Charming Czech Towns To Visit In Texas

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Czexans, or Czech Texans, settled Texas as early as the 1820s. Josef Lidumil Lesikar helped colonize the state, bringing two groups of about 160 Czechs to Texas in 1851 and 1853 through the port of Galveston. Known as the Father of Czech Immigration to Texas, Reverend Josef Arosy Bergman settled in Texas then wrote letters…

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13 Fabulous Restaurants To Try In Palm Springs, California

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Known for star-studded history and Mid-century Modern architecture, the sun-fueled mecca of Palm Springs boasts plenty of restaurant hot spots for breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Many serve cocktails and hip cuisine on picturesque outdoor patios (with reservations recommended for evenings and weekends.) I have chosen 13 of my favorite restaurants hosting a variety of creative…

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15 Lesser-Known Towns Around The World Our Writers Love

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Our globetrotting writers have been around the world, so they are familiar with some of its nooks and crannies. We asked TravelAwaits writers to share their favorite lesser-known towns. From the “Sedona of Mexico” to the top place to stand-up paddleboard in Canada — here are their favorite places to go that are off the beaten path.…

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11 Delightful Events To Celebrate The Holidays In Texas’s Christmas Capital

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Stroll Grapevine’s Main Street this holiday season among Victorian-style shops adorned with twinkling lights, decorative wreaths, garland, candy canes, ribbons, and bows. Gaze up at the massive live Christmas tree on Peace Plaza at Grapevine Main Street Station. Unwrap a Christmas classic in Grapevine, the Christmas Capital of Texas, with 40 days and 1,400 Christmas…

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A Museum And A Bite To Eat

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Dallas and Fort Worth have fabulous museums to explore. Here are two that stand out for their unique exhibits. After an afternoon of exploring, grab a bite to eat at their excellent restaurant. November 19, 2021

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12 Fantastic Things To Do In Quaint Cloudcroft, New Mexico

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A village in Otero County, in southeastern New Mexico, high in the Lincoln National Forest, Cloudcroft is located 20 miles east of Alamogordo. Known for the iconic Cloudcroft Lodge, the haven boasts excellent hiking, camping, biking, horseback riding, and fishing. The mild summers at 9,000 feet elevation make the village a destination for Texans headed…

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