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Arizona: Grand Canyon & Sedona Adventure

Arizona: Grand Canyon & Sedona Adventure

Author: Wiser World Travel From Sedona to the Grand Canyon, one of the seven Natural Wonders of the World, Arizona’s scenery is nothing short of spectacular. Trek deep into the Grand Canyon to an overlook at Ooh Aah Point before descending 1,200 feet through 40 million years of geological history to Cedar Ridge. Climb Red […]

Seeing the World, Saving the Planet

Seeing the World, Saving the Planet

(NewsUSA) – Many people hope to see the world. But as industrialization, pollution and global warming threaten one-of-a-kind locales, many Americans travel with a new sense of urgency -; they want to see the world before it’s gone. People are booking trips to raft China’s Yangtze River before the government builds a dam in 2009. […]

Tourists Explore Regional Cuisines

Tourists Explore Regional Cuisines

(NewsUSA) – For many travelers, cultural immersion no longer means walking tours to monuments or through art museums. Instead, tourists seek to satisfy their stomachs along with their wanderlust. So-called “food vacations” are on the rise. According to one 2007 study, 27 million Americans included culinary activities as part of their travel plans between 2004 […]

Keep Road Trips Fun by Avoiding Blowouts

Keep Road Trips Fun by Avoiding Blowouts

(NewsUSA) – Now is the time for road trips. But before heading out of town, it’s important to prepare your vehicle. Overlooking something as simple as a vehicle’s tire pressure can cause problems.   “Many people don’t realize that tire pressure affects steering and braking control,” said Roger Fournier, regional vice president for tires.com, part […]

GPS and the Road to Greater Savings

GPS and the Road to Greater Savings

  (NewsUSA) –  Unwilling to ask for directions? Prepare to pay the price in gas and wear and tear on your vehicle.  Your efficiency behind the wheel can affect your bank account. If you get lost too often, you’ll waste gas while putting unnecessary miles on your automobile. And in a down economy, when every penny […]