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Destination Pulse: News and Notes for Nov. 23, 2015

Destination & Tourism | Janeen Christoff | November 23, 2015

Destination Pulse: News and Notes for Nov. 23, 2015

Highway Study Reveals America's Worst Bottlenecks
A new study identifies America's 50 worst bottlenecks and finds that the very worst bottleneck, as measured by hours of delay, is in Chicago, IL. Not surprisingly, Los Angeles owns the next six spots on the list.

The Best UK Christmas Days Out
Whether you’re looking for markets, carols, mulled wine, ice-skating, Narnia or, of course, Santa – here are the best ways to spend the holidays in the UK.

Will You #OptOutside This Thanksgiving?
This Thanksgiving’s biggest trend isn’t a list of Black Friday shopping spots. Thanks to REI, everyone wants to #OptOutside; here are a few ways to make it worthwhile.

Stunning American Hotels You Will Want to Live in Forever
This list of OMG-worthy properties around the U.S. is sure to make you lust for a road trip ASAP and includes some of the country’s most jaw-dropping destinations.


Need some help navigating your way through the Dallas-Fort Worth airport? Now there’s an app for that

The national parks are celebrating 100 years in 2016 and, the new Parks100 committee is dedicated to helping visitors explore the Grand Circle region which includes Arizona, Nevada and Utah.

It is possible to save money and travel during the holidays and this video coverage demonstrates how to conserve gas with Gas Buddy this holiday season.

Authentic experiences are possible in Honolulu so don’t drop the destination from your bucket list just yet. 

An American takes advantage of improving relations with Cuba and goes in search of the perfect cigar


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