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Three cruise ships were hit with norovirus outbreaks in January, and made major news headlines in much of the world. Ned Levi examines many of the facts and myths about cruising and norovirus.

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Wouldn’t it be nice to be able to check a heavy winter coat at your departing airport when flying to tropical destinations? Can fliers fine a taste of home at airports? It depends on in what airports they search. And, what makes a “Great Place”? We see survey and use the words themselves, but never really think of criteria. Here is a checklist.

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Possible Qantas takeover law change, be a good restaurant customer, travel sales

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Nine of the best restaurants in Madrid, Spain, combine sophisticated and varied cuisine with pleasant surroundings. Here, in this gastronomy walk through the city, are presented restaurants worth stopping into for a bite or a complete meal.

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Summer vacation time has come for the northern hemisphere. For many, that means an annual vacation trek which centers on visiting an amusement or theme park. For many Americans, in particular, that means Orlando and Disney. Ned Levi has a terrific alternative in Copenhagen, Denmark, and their Tivoli Gardens.

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When traveling, drinking wine with meals, especially across the U.S. and Europe, is part of the experience. After a lifetime of drinking wine and then watching friends fumble and stress with ordering wine from restaurant menus, I have some simple suggestions.

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Cathay Pacific delays sexy ads, Las Vegas restaurant week, NASA hires Virgin Galactic for suborbital flights

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Statue of Liberty to close for renovations, America’s most expensive restaurants, woman sends message to Wall Street by plane

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Here is a fun list of restaurants with great views. By no means is this list comprehensive, nor would I rank these the “best.” But, these restaurants do have great views. I have dined at two of them over the years — the Edgewood Restaurant on Lake Tahoe and Seven Glaciers in Alyeska, Alaska. They both certainly have great views.

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Here’s my Boston list of things to do that mixes tourist stuff with insider tips and a clutch of great restaurants where no one can go wrong.

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