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September 21, 2020

GALÁPAGOS ISLANDS: GALÁPAGOS EXPRESS

WHILE “EXPRESS” MAY NOT BE THE MOST FITTING WORD, POST OFFICE BAY HAS HAD ITS

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September 18, 2020

YELLOWSTONE: AMERICA’S FIRST ECO LODGE

OLD FAITHFUL INN WAS BUILT TO CAPTURE THE WILD, UNRULY ESSENCE OF NATURE. Even if

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September 16, 2020

YELLOWSTONE: INTO THE WILD VICTORIAN YONDER

THE UNIFORM OF PARK RANGERS ECHOES THOSE OF EARLY ARMY OFFICERS. Today, Yellowstone

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September 11, 2020

YELLOWSTONE: BIRTH OF THE PARK MODEL

HOW AMERICA BECAME FAITHFUL TO OLD FAITHFUL. Every 90 minutes, hundreds of onlookers

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September 10, 2020

THE WORLD OF THE INCAS

AT THE HEIGHT OF THEIR POWER IN 1532 AD, THE INCAS RULED AN EMPIRE THAT EXTENDED

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September 8, 2020

WEST COAST: CALIFORNIA DREAMING

CALIFORNIA IS A DREAMER’S PARADISE. Maybe because so many of its landmarks and

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September 7, 2020

GALÁPAGOS ISLANDS: RECOGNIZING THE INCONVENIENT TRUTH

ENJOY THE LUSH SCENERY, PLANTS, AND ANIMALS THAT AWAIT YOU BECAUSE THEY ARE HEAVILY

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September 2, 2020

LAS VEGAS: GOLDEN AGE OF “THE RAT PACK”

NOBODY KNOWS WHO CAME UP THE NAME, WHICH SUGGESTS A RAFFISH, IRREVERENT, AND

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September 1, 2020

BRAZIL: OPERA IN THE AMAZON

THE LAST THING YOU MIGHT EXPECT TO FIND IN THE MIDDLE OF THE WORLD’S DENSEST

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August 28, 2020

LAS VEGAS: BUGSY SIEGEL’S DREAM

SIEGEL MAY HAVE BEEN AN EFFICIENT ASSASSIN, BUT HE PROVED A DISASTROUS MANAGER.

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August 26, 2020

MONTEREY: STROLLING CANNERY ROW

FEW CITIES HAVE BEEN SO ENTIRELY LINKED TO A LITERARY FIGURE AS MONTEREY IS WITH

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August 25, 2020

THE NAZCA LINES – MESSAGES TO THE GODS?

IT’S A PUZZLE THAT HAS KEPT ARCHAEOLOGISTS—AND SCIENCE FICTION

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