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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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August 21, 2020

GALÁPAGOS ISLANDS: WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE

IN THE GALÁPAGOS, YOU’LL GET REAL UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL WITH A LOT OF DIFFERENT

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August 21, 2020

SAN SIMEON: AMERICAN XANADU

IN THE END, SAN SIMEON BACKFIRED ON ITS CREATOR. In 1919, weary of taking his movie

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August 18, 2020

YOSEMITE: THE CONQUEST OF HALF DOME

A GRANDER SURFACE AND A GRANDER STANDPOINT…COULD HARDLY HAVE BEEN FOUND IN ALL THE

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August 14, 2020

GALÁPAGOS ISLANDS: PIRATES OF THE GALAPAGOS

WHO KNOWS WHAT YOUR NEXT TRIP TO THE ISLANDS WILL UNEARTH—ARRR! They may not have

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August 13, 2020

ARGENTINA: STEAK WORSHIP

WHEN IT COMES TO ITS CULINARY RANGE, THE FOCUS IS SQUARELY ON BEEF, BEEF, AND MORE

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August 13, 2020

YOSEMITE: JOHN MUIR’S DREAM

HOW ONE MAN’S LOVE AFFAIR WITH NATURE WOULD ULTIMATELY PROTECT IT. Even the

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August 11, 2020

SAN FRANCISCO: THE “BEAT” TRAIL

AS ANYONE WHO STROLLS DOWN JACK KEROUAC LANE CAN GUESS, SAN FRANCISCO IS A CITY THAT

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August 10, 2020

PERU: MYSTERIES OF MACHU PICCHU

TO MODERN ARCHAEOLOGISTS, MACHU PICCHU RAISES MORE QUESTIONS THAN IT ANSWERS. It now

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August 7, 2020

GALÁPAGOS ISLANDS: THE EVOLUTION OF EVOLUTION

IF THE GIANT TORTOISE IS THE SYMBOL OF THE GALÁPAGOS ISLANDS, THEN DARWIN’S

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