Travel News from Twitter

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Maira Kalman explains how everyone got to America. From the NYTimes like you've never seen it before:

Video: Making Aussie Damper (bread in ash)

Relatively speaking… about visiting relatives. Online edition of India's National Newspaper, The Hindu

How a search for the world's most endangered animals turned into an agonising ordeal for Stephen Fry

Some amazing (and simple) shell art from The Nauti Lass - from the Eumundi markets on the Sunshine Coast, Australia

A seasonal time lapse video, the Thames River in Komoka Provincial Park, west of London, Ontario, Canada

42 Folding Bikes vs. One Car

Rasmussen poll: 40% believe America’s best days are in the future, 45% say the nation’s best days have come and gone. Rasmussen poll: 72% say people who move to America from other countries should adopt U.S. culture

President Barack Obama sits behind the Resolute Desk in the Oval Office during a conference call -- Local fishing guide reacts as President Obama almost hooks a trout on the East Gallatin River near Belgrade, Mont.

More than 12,000 of B-17G Flying Fortress planes were built during WW II. Only 9 are left in flying condition.

Video: Reporter Passes out 3 times during an F-18 Blue Angel flight and

According to the World Tourism Organization, Americans take the fewest vacation days of any nation - just 13 paid days. Vacation days/yr: 13 for American, 42 for Italian, 37 for French, 35 for German, 25 for both Korean & Japanese workers

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