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Best Summer Road Trips for 2012

No matter your starting point, there are ample opportunities to hit the road this summer. From coastal scenes to quaint towns and everywhere in between, why not pack up your car—instead of your carry-on—and take one of our top summer road trips. Plus, enter to win a Road Trip Survival Kit!
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Travel Tech  
Seven Essential Road Trip Gadgets
As the open road calls, what gear should you turn to? We've paved the way, with seven gadgets to help make your road trip more about the world outside and less about the long drive ahead.
New York City  
Top Free Things to Do with Kids in NYC
New York has something for everyone, but it can be a wallet-busting wonderland. From outdoor activities to cool tech exhibits, there are plenty of free things to do with kids—you just have to know where to look.
Paris  
Where to Find the Best Food Souvenirs in Paris
What could be better than returning from Paris with a carry-on filled with delicate bonbons, rich truffles, and savory confitures? Find your delectable souvenirs at these favorite local shops.
Las Vegas  
What to Wear: Weekend in Vegas
Hitting the Vegas Strip for the first time? Going back for the tenth? If nothing else, Sin City gives you a great excuse to go bold with your wardrobe. Here's what to pack for a hot weekend in Vegas.
News Roundup
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