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Destination Pulse: News and Notes for Feb. 10, 2016

Destination & Tourism | Janeen Christoff | February 10, 2016

Destination Pulse: News and Notes for Feb. 10, 2016

PHOTO: A beach on Croatia's Adriatic Sea. (Photo courtesy of Thinkstock)

Where Will A-Listers Be Headed This Year?
There’s only one place to look and that is in the Oscars gifting suite, where swag bags are filled with travel perks and this year’s gifts are seriously over the top.

San Antonio Rakes in the Accolades
The city, which just made Lonely Planet’s Best of the U.S. List for 2016 is also making a splash on a number of other best-of lists – but that’s not the only reason to visit.

Croatia May Be Adventure Travel’s New ‘It’ Destination
It’s just word-of-mouth now, but Croatia is becoming the darling of adventure travelers who are discovering that there’s more to the country than sparkling water and white, sandy beaches.


Travelers are shying away from visiting Turkey and one of the world’s largest tour operators is taking notice. TUI has begun looking into alternative destinations for its clients. 

Can’t decide which of Lonely Planet’s Best in the U.S. destinations you should visit? Or maybe you are struggling with where to go first. Take this quiz to find out

America’s ice capital is in Ouray, Colo., and if you are thinking about heading there, here is what you need to know – from where to stay to what to buy. 

Japan is a foodie mecca with its myriad of famous, intricate and completely exotic dishes and if you are on a quest for the perfect ramen in Japan, look no further than this restaurant in Kyoto

If you feel like every tour you take to Italy is starting to feel a little been-there-done-that, here are a few reasons why you should consider paddling Italy’s lake district.


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