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AAA: More Travelers Driving This Memorial Day Weekend, Likely Due To Low Gas Prices

AAA says 90 percent of holiday travelers in the Philadelphia region, or about 400,000 people, will be driving to their destinations – a five percent increase from last year.

05/22/2015

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Top Sporting Events To Attend In 2015

A look at five of the best upcoming major sporting events in America.

05/22/2015

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Getaway Guide: Nearby Zipline Courses

Where can you experience this airborne rush? Follow me.

05/21/2015

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3 On Your Side: 33 Million Expected To Hit Roads For Memorial Day Weekend

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan takes a look at drivers’ plans for the Memorial Day weekend.

05/20/2015

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Traveling On A Sailboat: What To Bring

Handy tips on what to bring on a sailboat trip.

05/20/2015

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Getaway Guide: 2015 Chesapeake Boat Charters

Here’s a pair of first rate charter companies that will get you started on a nautical adventure without the expense of actually buying the boat.

05/14/2015

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Top Fishing Destinations In The U.S.

A look at five of the best fishing destinations in America.

05/13/2015

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Neighbors Describe Tragic Scene Of Philadelphia Train Derailment

The train was headed from Washington D.C. to New York when it jumped the tracks at Frankford Junction.

05/13/2015

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Philadelphia Train Derailment Impacting Travel For Morning Commute

The train derailment in Philadelphia’s Port Richmond neighborhood is impacting travel for the Wednesday morning commute.

05/13/2015

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America’s Top 5 Must-Visit Aquariums

Want to explore the ocean’s depths while staying on dry land? Visit 5 of the most must-visit aquariums in the U.S. according to Sy Montgomery, author of, “The Soul Of An Octopus: A Surprising Exploration Into The Wonder Of Consciousness.”

05/12/2015

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5 Camping Gear Must Haves For Summer Vacations

Don’t leave home without these five handy camping gadgets. You’ll have all the important conveniences of home without tons of bulky equipment.

05/11/2015

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Getaway Guide: Memory-making Bars Around The World

Every barroom has a story; it’s just that some are better than others. Let’s take a tour of a few favorites, both near and far.

05/07/2015

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Travel To Cuba Getting Easier In Our Area After Airline Announces Start Of Flights To The Island

JetBlue now says it will begin weekly flights between New York’s JFK Airport and Havana starting July 3rd, 2015.

05/06/2015

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5 Reasons To Attend The 2015 Preakness Stakes

Among the best reasons to go to the Preakness Stakes this year are the pure spectacle of the event and a chance to visit the historical city of Baltimore.

05/06/2015

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3 On Your Side: Summer Travel Season Quickly Approaching

As we turn the calendar to May, that means it’s just weeks before the summer travel season kicks off. 3 On Your Side consumer reporter Jim Donovan looks at where summer trends are pointing and how to score the best fares.

05/01/2015

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