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10 Things We Love About Charleston, S.C.

January 15, 2018. AAA Staff

Charleston, S.C., is often recognized as one of the nation’s best small cities, and it’s easy to see why.

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What to Do in Hartford, CT

December 12, 2017. Cassandra Raposo

Make the most of your stay in one of the United States’ oldest cities with our list of what to do in Hartford, CT.

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Peak Ski Spots in the Northeast

November 28, 2017. AAA Staff

It’s easy to lose sight of how sweet it is to live in the Northeast. Our fall foliage is legendary, we’re blessed with awesome beaches and, around this time of year, the skiers and snowboarders among us will soon shred some gnar on several nearby mountains. Whether you’ve been hitting the slopes since you could…

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Save & Splurge: Raleigh, N.C.

November 01, 2017. Kim Foley MacKinnon

Raleigh, North Carolina’s capital city, is a delight to visit, with a compact downtown, thriving restaurant scene, exploding craft brewery industry, and several free museums and green spaces. The walkable city is bursting with energy, and it can be fun to time your visit with one of the city’s many festivals. Make sure to check…

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Global Good Times: World Holidays All Year-Round

October 01, 2017. AAA Staff

In these parts, we often think of the holiday season as the five or six weeks between Thanksgiving and the New Year. But look around the world and you can find a celebration any time of year. January Australia Day is Jan. 26. The Aussie celebration includes events nationwide, like boat races in Sydney Harbor…

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Westchester: A Place of Legend

October 01, 2017. Marisa Perjatel

“If ever I should wish for a retreat whither I might steal from the world and its distractions, and dream quietly away the remnant of a troubled life, I know of none more promising than this little valley.” It’s with these words that Washington Irving’s nameless narrator describes the now proverbial Westchester glen that sets…

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Discover Autumn’s Splendor in Scotland and Ireland

September 01, 2017. AAA Staff

Think spring and summer are the best times for an Irish or Scottish getaway? Think again. With a mosaic of fall foliage unfolding, the crisp autumn air, a lineup of traditional festivals, and harvest happiness from some of the friendliest people on the planet, it’s no wonder people fall in love with Ireland and Scotland…

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College Road Trips: Places to See on Your College Search

August 01, 2017. Kim Foley MacKinnon

There’s hardly a parent with a teenager contemplating college that hasn’t hit the road to visit potential schools. From simple afternoon visits to more complicated college road trips, it’s wise to book some noncollege-oriented activities to offset some of the pressure. After all, when both you and your child are deciding their future for the…

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10 Ways to Supplement Your Child’s Education

July 31, 2017. Dana Laverty

How to supplement your curious child’s education at home – and have fun at the same time.

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Memphis Pulses to a Rock ‘n’ Roll Beat

July 01, 2017. Jill Fergus

When the music started, the people who had been standing around began to tap their toes, bounce their heads and move their hips to the beat. But this wasn’t a dance hall or a dimly lit club. It was a museum. Yet people couldn’t help themselves when the distinctive sounds of Elvis, Johnny Cash, Jerry…