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Sheep graze near Crianlarich, Scotland along the West Highland Way. The West Highland Way is Scotland's oldest long-distance path, running for 95 miles between Milngavie to Fort William, through pastoral landscapes to the rugged beauty of moors and highlands.<br>AP

First-time walkers find exhilaration amid soggy Scottish paths

Scotland has more than two dozen official long-distance trails through moors, peat bogs and forests. We chose one of the most popular, the West Highland Way.

2-week Mediterranean voyage covers 7 countries in Europe and Africa

Our cruise offered a port-intensive itinerary that would more than satisfy our hunger for history.

Sights, smells and tastes of Chania, Crete, make cares melt away

When you walk down to the end of Chalidon street and burst upon Chania, Crete’s old Venetian port, the first thing you think of is vacation.

Try offbeat Paris when you've seen the major sights

I had been to Paris in my early 20s and managed to get in the highlights. For my return more than 10 years later, I wanted to explore a different, more offbeat side of the City of Lights.


British Airways meltdown feeds outrage at airline cost cuts

British Airways' epic meltdown over a busy holiday weekend further fanned public outrage of an industry infamous for its focus on cost cuts over customer service, leaving the U.K. carrier scrambling to explain how a local computer outage could lead to thousands of stranded passengers.

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Claus Eismanufaktur in Stuttgart will appeal to the colon cleansing crowd

Upon entering Claus Eismanufaktur in Stuttgart, my immediate impression was that this must be a place for the colon-cleansing crowd. A perusal of the menu confirmed my suspicions.

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Festivals and events, July 2017

The summer in Europe sizzles with events. Here's a sampling of what's on the docket for July 2017.

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