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Sensational Summer

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  New York City's official destination marketing organization and convention and visitors bureau for the five boroughs of New York City, invites locals and visitors alike to  Bronx Like a New Yorker , by exploring the borough's many offerings. Just a train ride north of Manhattan, the Bronx offers everything from the Bronx Zoo to world-famous Yankee Stadium. Take a stroll on the Grand Concourse, or take a ferry from Manhattan to an idyllic waterfront spot called Clason Point. The Bronx is loaded with history: George Washington slept here in the 18th century, poet Edgar Allan Poe lived here in the 19th century, and hip-hop music was born here in the 20th century. The borough also has 7,000 acres of park land (about 25 percent of its total area), from glorious gardens like Wave Hill and the New York Botanical Garden to Van Cortlandt Park, famed for its cross-country running trails. A unique and lovely choice for accommodations in the Bronx is the boutique  Opera House Hotel . It&

Getaway to Favourite Places

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Summer is almost here and the natural beauty and warmth of Hawaiʻi await your arrival. The island of Hawaiʻi is ramping up for a busy travel season filled with one-of-a-kind events and experiences.   In addition to its sandy beaches, clear blue waters and lush tropical rainforests, the island of Hawaiʻi offers experiences for visitors wanting to embrace the concept of mālama kuʻu home (“caring for my beloved home”). Visit the Queens' Marketplace for music, food, shopping, regular performances of live hula and more. Take your island of Hawai'i vacation to new heights with Paradise Helicopters air tours soaring above active and long extinct volcanoes and craters, emerald valleys, diverse landscapes, and white and black sand beaches. For a memorable sunrise experience, check out dolphins frolicking at Hilton Waikoloa Village's open-to-the-ocean saltwater lagoon. And finally, to maximize your Hawaiʻi Island experience, travel and visit pono (righteously) by participating in vol