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In Transit Blog: Cruising to Christmas Markets

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In Transit Blog: Cruising to Christmas Markets
Most major river cruise companies offer itineraries along the Danube, Main and Rhine rivers when holiday pop-ups are in full swing.

Readers Recommend: Cafe Mambo a delicious Maui discovery

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We have been visiting Maui for more than 20 years. Each time we discover something new. Two years ago, it was Cafe Mambo in Paia. Great service, good food and reasonable prices. The restaurant is known for its delicious duck quesadillas, salads and sandwiches. Yum!

El Mirador's Maya marvels await discovery in the Guatemalan jungle

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El Mirador's Maya marvels await discovery in the Guatemalan jungle
After a daylong slog through the suffocating Guatemalan jungle, we emerged before a soaring pyramid in the ghostly ruins of El Tintal, our first stop in the forested realm of the Serpent King.

Visiting San Francisco? Say yes to NoPa

published about 9 hours ago
Visiting San Francisco? Say yes to NoPa
A late-summer trip to San Francisco with my wife, child and parents had all of us wanting to check out different parts of the City by the Bay. With some planning, we were able to combine touristy highlights with lesser-known areas, including where we stayed — the city's NoPa neighborhood....

Letters: Remembering the Alamo and real Texas pit barbecue

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Chris Reynolds has hit the jackpot with me twice in a row. In October, it was Pike Place Market and Seattle ["Beacon on the Waterfront," Oct. 12]; this month, it was the Alamo and San Antonio, where I was born ["Remember?," Nov. 9]. I went back to San Antonio and Goliad (down the road a...