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5 Best Beaches In North Carolina

There are many quaint beach towns located throughout North Carolina; however, only a few stand out and are definite must-see destinations for those looking to enjoy an Oceanside vacation.

08/06/2015

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No Swimming At 4 State Beaches

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Beaches at four Connecticut state parks are closed to swimming because of high bacteria counts. The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection announced that four beaches _ two along the shoreline […]

06/16/2015

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Advice To Swim At Your Own Risk, After Shark Spotting

The Duxbury, Massachusetts, harbormaster is advising beach-goers to go into the water at their own risk after a 12-to-14 great white shark was spotted Monday.

08/26/2014

Rhode Island health officials say bacteria levels have dropped to where the beaches are once again safe to swim. (Getty Images)

6 Rhode Island Beaches Get OK For Swimming

The beaches had been closed earlier in the week after water testing showed unsafe levels of bacteria.

07/18/2014

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Best All-Inclusive Tropical Family Vacations

All-inclusive vacations offer families a chance to experience a tropical vacation without having to worry about paying for all of the extra costs associated with traditional vacations.

06/25/2014

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Visit A Vodka Distillery… In Paradise

If year-round sunshine, epic waves, and surfer chicks aren’t enough to lure you to Maui, the island’s solar-powered, organic vodka distillery might do it. Check out Ocean Vodka, an 8-year-old company that recently opened a visitor-friendly complex. Aloha!

01/17/2014

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The Jamaica Destination Guide

Jamaica is a quintessential Caribbean travel destination. Here’s a guide to both the basics and the intoxicatingly refreshing things to do.

10/31/2013

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How To Do Hawaii Like A Man

Kauai is the place to visit if you like your slice of paradise served with a healthy dose of well-earned cuts and bruises, and a sore muscle or two. It’s an amazing, exotic place that’s definitely worth the visit, but if you’re going to attempt it — you should do it right. And here is how.

10/30/2013

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Some State Beaches Fill To Capacity Early

With a heat advisory for Independence Day and a forecast for temperatures in the nineties in Connecticut, many residents headed for the state’s beaches

07/04/2013

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Parks, Beaches Begin To Reopen; Free Admission This Weekend

Fifty state parks have re-opened since the remnants of Hurricane Irene blew across Connecticut, and the eight state park beaches have reopened after tests showed satisfactory water quality.

09/01/2011

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