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Lifeguard Staffing At State Beaches Wrapping Up SoonLifeguard staffing at Connecticut's state park beaches is beginning to wind down for the summer season.
Connecticut Asks Beachgoers To Stay Away From Coastal BirdsConnecticut environmental officials are urging people to stay away from birds in coastal areas during the busy summer beach season.
Areas Closed To SwimmersThe state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is reporting several swimming areas and beaches are off limits to bathers for the time being.
Most Instagram Worthy Locations In ConnecticutEveryone is a photographer, thanks to the simplicity of Instagram -- here are the top places in CT for capturing IG-worthy images.
5 Best Beaches In North CarolinaThere 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.
No Swimming At 4 State Beaches
Advice To Swim At Your Own Risk, After Shark SpottingThe 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.
6 Rhode Island Beaches Get OK For SwimmingThe beaches had been closed earlier in the week after water testing showed unsafe levels of bacteria.
Best All-Inclusive Tropical Family VacationsAll-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.
Visit A Vodka Distillery... In ParadiseIf 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!
The Jamaica Destination GuideJamaica is a quintessential Caribbean travel destination. Here's a guide to both the basics and the intoxicatingly refreshing things to do.
How To Do Hawaii Like A ManKauai 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.

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