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RoadTrips: 2014 fall & winter travel guide
Read about where to see the best fall foliage and holiday illuminations in the Observer's travel guide.


Appalachian State University professor Howie Neufeld said the best colors are now at altitudes below the Blue Ridge Parkway.

Sunny weather has helped boost attendance at the N.C. State Fair so far this year, though Sunday’s turnout was surprisingly low.

Pike Place Market, through the years

The half-scale traveling Vietnam Memorial is available for viewing from Thursday until Sunday and is open 24 hours with no charge for admission.

Appalachian State University professor Howie Neufeld said the best colors are now at altitudes below the Blue Ridge Parkway.

As if visiting the Paris Catacombs in the daytime wasn’t creepy enough – you can now visit the underground maze of skeletons after nightfall, too. That is if you dare defy the warning at the entrance: “Stop, this is the empire of Death.”

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Catacombs of Paris open at night

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