Best Travel Movies for Inspiration

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Travel movies provide inspiration for wanderlust, driving college students to backpack the world, young professionals to take career breaks, and American families to road trip across the country like Chevy Chase on his way to Wally World. The best travel movies provide viewers with an escape from reality while discovering the beauty of a destination, its people and the cultural differences that make this great world go round. Continue reading

Beale Street Music Festival Guide

Beale Street Music Festival

Dwight Yoakum rocking out at the 2013 Beale Street Music Festival.

What once was a small festival set up on a corner of Beale Street, today the Memphis in May Beale Street Music Festival has grown into a three-day celebration of music that draws more than 150,000 attendees each year. Beale Street Music Festival is the kickoff to Memphis in May International Festival, a month-long party that is possibly the best time to be in the city. But before you head to Downtown Memphis and Tom Lee Park, check out this guide to Beale Street Music Festival.

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How to Experience Santa Fe Art

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Canyon Road is the center of the arts scene in Santa Fe. But it’s just one of several ways to experience Santa Fe arts.

When we decided to visit Santa Fe, N.M., art was at the center of the decision. We knew American artist Georgia O’Keeffe once called the region home, and that the city has a reputation for being one of the nation’s major art markets. We knew it is a city with lots of shopping, history and great food. But at the heart of it all is art. Here is how to experience Santa Fe art.

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#ExploreNM: Discover Santa Fe and Taos Art

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Chiles that remind of Christmastime are everywhere in North New Mexico. They’re works of art too. (Photo Courtesy Of MarkKane.net)

From classic American artists and Native American gems, to contemporary works found in modern art galleries, the North New Mexico communities of Santa Fe and Taos are overflowing with arts. Here are five ways we plan to discover Santa Fe and Taos art.

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