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The History of House Music in Chicago

When most people think of Chicago innovations, deep dish and skyscrapers come to mind. But what most people dont realise is that the city was also the incubator for a new dance music style back in the late 1970s and early 1980s. Here is our essential guide to house music in Chicago.


Snow Country: Winter Activities in Vermont

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Winter activities in Vermont

Vermont is the ultimate winter destination, located just a few hours from Boston. Whether you’re skiing the slopes or strolling one of the state’s 100 covered bridges with a cup of hot cocoa, there are lots of great winter activities in Vermont to keep you occupied.


Making a Scene: Industrial Oakland Art

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Oakland Art and The Industrial Corridor

When the Burning Man “burners” return home, Oakland is where you’ll find industrial artists at work (and play). The range of artists here is as diverse as the city itself: welders, sculptors, glass blowers, and even fire artists inhabit West Oakland’s warehouses, just across the Bay from San Francisco. Here, we take a look at the changing face of Oakland art.


Visiting Niagara Falls from Buffalo

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Visiting the American side of Niagara Falls

A quick Google image search will confirm why millions flock to the Niagara Falls each year. If you plan on joining them, Buffalo is the perfect place to begin your journey. Explore the American side of Niagara Falls from Buffalo on your next New York State adventure.


Downtown Indianapolis | The Eco-Friendly City

Saving the earth is a community-wide effort in Indianapolis. With solar farms, bike sharing, electric car rentals, eco-savvy attractions and one of the most forward-thinking bike/pedestrian trails in the United States, the eco-friendly city is definitely a destination environmentally conscious travellers can feel good about visiting.


Houston: Home of NASA

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Houston: Home of NASA

Until Virgin Galactic launches into the cosmos on its first scheduled flight next year, one of the best immersive experiences for outer space enthusiasts is Space Center Houston, home of NASA.