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TRO TravelGram: Jan 10



Tuesday, January 10
48 Hours: San Diego 
A mild and sunny winter awaits in California's second-biggest city...The Independent

Dazzled by Morocco's desert city 
Marrakech - The most exotic place you can reach within three hours from Britain? Tips for new and returning visitors ... The Independent

New Orleans: Everything You Need to Know 
The Big Easy is always the perfect destination for jazz and jambalaya, but during Carnival, krewe parades and king cakes amp up the fun...

A Portuguese University Town, Both Familiar and Foreign
Visiting a college town can sure bring back memories: dorm living, late night studying, partying to excess, roaming the campus dressed like vampires... New York Times

Tours and Activities
Exploring New York's Jewish heritage
New York City has the largest concentration of Jews in the world outside of Israel... Seattle Times

A mustard museum? Only in Wisconsin
Barry Levenson stopped in his hotel hallway, looked both ways, then pocketed a tiny jar of room service mustard on a discarded tray... Seattle Times

Where to Go to Shop in 2012
Saris in India, sweaters in Peru and vintage in Los Angeles. The designer shares her shopping secrets... New York Times

Offbeat Traveler: Ice Castles at Silverthorne, Colo.
In Silverthorne, Colo., Brent Christensen has created a frosty, fairy-tale-like landscape out of icicles... LA Times

Cruise holidays: how to lose weight at sea
Cruises offer a perfect excuse to indulge, but on the right ship you can maintain a trim figure and embark on a keep-fit regime...Telegraph (London)

After November Failure, Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship Passes Sanitation Retest 
Royal Caribbean's Monarch of the Seas has passed its vessel sanitation retest...

New around-the-world cruises in 2012
The grand world voyage, a regular fixture on the cruise calendar for many decades, is getting a makeover...

Next Carnival ship to have '5D' movie theater 
Carnival Cruise Lines is promising to take passengers to new dimensions on its soon-to-debut ship, Breeze... USA Today

High life on the Train de Charlevoix 
A newly restored loggers' railway offers a scenic route from Quebec City to a region known as the 'garden of Canada'...Telegraph (London)

Air New Zealand named airline of the year
Air New Zealand has been named airline of the year for a second time by global aviation industry magazine Air Transport World...Sydney Morning Herald 

Carriers must disclose bag fees, but total cost is up in the air
Friday was a victory for airline passengers, but Monday? Not so much... LA Times

Langar Hall: hotel review 
Langer Hall - a charming, unpretentious, family-friendly establishment - remains Fiona Duncan's favourite hotel in England... Telegraph (London)

World's Prettiest Hotel Pools
There are a few things that most of us check before booking a hotel... Yahoo Travel News

Makeover Monday: Four U.S. hotel upgrades 
Hotel owners are busier than ever, sprucing up properties with hopes of raising rates as travel continues to rebound and new hotel construction remains rare... USA Today

Can a hotel room ever be too big? 
A GM in Asia says yes... USA Today

Other and Odd
Small resorts go after big-time competitors
With bleak snowfall at Colorado's biggest ski resorts, the nation's smaller ski areas are moving in for the kill -- and tourist

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