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10 best establishments that are open 24/7 in the U.S.

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While the rest of the world is fast asleep in their beds, tucked snugly under their covers, night owls everywhere else are wide awake. Some are up because due to sleeping problems while others may have to stay up late because of work. Whatever your reason is for being up and about at night, chances are there will come a time that you’re bored out of your wits with nothing to do and nowhere to go to.

Today then is your lucky day because we’ll be sharing with you ten of the best all-night spots located all across the U.S. so you know where to find the places where you can hang out, have a bite to eat, go shopping, or even get a relaxing body scrub. By sharing this bit of information with you, we hope to make your nights a little less boring and tiresome, and provide you with the perfect antidote to another sleepless night. So if you’re not exactly looking forward to another monotonous evening flipping through the hundred or so channels on TV, grab your jacket and head out to the following places.


Travel Guide: Enjoying the best Vancouver destinations for free

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A recent study named Vancouver among the most expensive cities for residents in North America. If you are planning to have a Vancouver holiday though and have a tight budget, this metro in British Columbia has a lot to offer. You do not have spend a lot if you want to enjoy in the biggest metropolis of Canada.

Nature lovers

There are a lot of places in Vancouver that you can enjoy for free. If you love lush green surroundings and the breeze, walk along the Stanley Park’s seawall trail. Those who want to learn about the plants and wildlife of this region can visit the Lost Lagoon Nature House without buying any ticket to enter. There are also bird watching walks across the park that welcomes any donation to keep them going. Most Vancouver attractions that you can enter for free orthose managed by volunteers will be grateful if you can donate something to help them with their operations.


Budget travel: Affordable Parisian Hotels

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Thinking of traveling to Paris but worried about places to stay, and the high cost of living? Fear not, as there are nice, cozy places where you can stay, which won’t cost you a fortune.

Hotel d’Albion in Eighth Arrondissement


 
Just several blocks away from the President’s official place on the Rue du Faubourg St. Honore and Champs Elysees is the Rue de Penthievre, which is strangely secluded and quiet, despite its famous neighbors. It is but one of the many properties along the street, but this one definitely has the best value: its 26 rooms may be quite small, but they are chic and contemporary with their wall to wall carpeting, and their fifth floor’s exposed beams. Doubles start at 117 euros.

Hotel Jules and Jim in Third Arrondissement


Best View in Maine: Every Hiker’s Dream Trail

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There are a lot of ways for you to explore Maine. It’s the hiking capital of the US, and if you only have a chance to hike there once and you want the best experience you can ever have, then you better follow our trail.

Managing the Appalachian Trail, Northern Maine

You can always explore the Appalachian Trail any other way, but this particular trail is far removed from civilization. It will make you forget that you’re near any city, and isn’t that what hiking’s all about, to be one with nature and to forget the crowds and the concrete buildings? In this trail, you go straight to Maine’s backwoods. There are no honking horns, not signs of city slickers (save for you), and the best part is, you’re still in control.


Salute: The Strangest Liquors in the World

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Handing out homemade beer at a liquor store, Tom and Athena Seefurth, chefs based in Illinois, surprised several people with the smell of their beers—from garlic to tomatoes. They are also the inventors of “pizza beer.” They thought of creating beer that will match their favorite dishes perfectly, and so came up with pizza beer.

Like these two, people all over the world have created different kinds of liquors, which have become worldwide traditions. Wines have been used during the ancient times as medicine, and though people now no longer use them as such, the recipes have survived, and people continue to enjoy them. When in a foreign country, knocking down that glass of strange liquor is also a great way for you to get to know the culture of the people.


Trump Ocean Club in Panama set to open in Spring of 2011

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Trump has been making some buzz with several hotel openings recently. The company announced that the Trump Ocean Club Hotel and Tower in Panama shall start welcoming guests by Spring next year.

The new hotel is the first venture of Trump in Latin America and is targeted to pamper the rich and elite of the region.

The new 70 storey-high member of the Trump portfolio was designed by Arias Saravia and looks like a majestic sail. Trump of course will not arrive in Latin America quietly and will definitely create some architecture buzz just like that of Trump Soho’s in New York.

The hotel will feature private cabanas, a 10,000 square foot Spa, and designer boutiques on two levels of the hotel. The hotel is sure to attract the business sector with a lot of areas to cater to business meeting, planning, and events with provisions for good presentations and the works.


Summer Travel: The Best Family Resorts of the Caribbean

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There’s definitely something really special about educating your kids to snorkel and share the wonders of the underwater with them. In the Bahamas you can enjoy these and a lot of other fun activities with our pick of best family resorts that you can consider. Read them all and see which one appeals to you the most.


 
Atlantis Resorts

Atlantis is a unique ocean-themed resort destination that has a lot of great accommodation that you can choose from. Explore the world beyond extraordinary with its enviable location straight on Paradise Beach. They feature the comforts of home in a spacious studios and single bedroom units. Guests can enjoy a lot of various activities such as the exhilarating play and magnificent ocean views in their golf course. Travelers can relax at the Mandara Spa that brings together the old Balinese healing touches and the traditional European therapies. Kids would also enjoy pottery making, rock climbing and the gamer’s reef. Atlantis is great for families that are craving for something huge.


Five Cool Things You can Do at the Detroit-Metro Airport

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When you find yourself with a few minutes or hours worth of idle time due to layovers at the Detroit-Metro Airport, here are the top five things you can do at the McNamara terminal to kill time:

Visit the Coolest Fountain of them All


In the middle of Concourse A, there is magnificent fountain that you might have seen in several TV shows or the movie Up in the Air.  While it’s refreshing and relaxing to watch the fountain, behind it comes the view of the runway that’s also a cool site to see.  You can also toss a coin and make a wish but well, it may not ensure that your delayed flight will magically turn around or you will find yourself upgraded from coach to first class, but it’s a fun thing to do.  Wish for a Prada instead.  That’s more likely to happen.