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Space Shuttle Endeavors One Last Discovery Photo

Space Shuttle Endeavors One Last Discovery

Posted on May 9, 2011 in Travel News

On April 12, 1961, Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin became the first person in space, followed one month later by the American astronaut, Alan Shepard piloting the Freedom 7 on May 5, 1961... Continue reading Space Shuttle Endeavors One Last Discovery

Fans of America’s Next Great Restaurant, Take Note Photo

Fans of America’s Next Great Restaurant, Take Note

Posted on May 5, 2011 in Trip Ideas

During the exciting finale of “America’s Next Great Restaurant,” it all came down to three contenders. From ten competitors over the last several months battling it out on national TV, “Soul Daddy” was victorious... Continue reading Fans of America’s Next Great Restaurant, Take Note

Jane’s Walk: A Worldwide Event Photo

Jane’s Walk: A Worldwide Event

Posted on April 28, 2011 in Trip Ideas

Jane Jacobs was an activist and writer who saved her Greenwich Village neighborhood from the wrecking ball in the 1960s. It was here on Hudson Street, on the west end of the Village, that she wrote “The Death and Life of Great American Cities.”.. Continue reading Jane’s Walk: A Worldwide Event

The Hidden Wealth of New York Photo

The Hidden Wealth of New York

Posted on April 18, 2011 in Travel Tips

All right, chappies. Our brand new contest is up, and we’re chomping at the bit to give one of you lucky readers a trip to the Big Apple. Check out our hidden attractions to whet your appetite for the city... Continue reading The Hidden Wealth of New York

Sakura: A Short Season in Bloom Photo

Sakura: A Short Season in Bloom

Posted on April 7, 2011 in Trip Ideas

In 1896, Charlotte Salwey wrote in Japanese Monographs: “A sea of fragrant white foam bursts like a great tidal wave over the land of the gods in the early days of spring.”.. Continue reading Sakura: A Short Season in Bloom

Hats Off to Engineers Photo

Hats Off to Engineers

Posted on April 4, 2011 in Trip Ideas

It's kind of a travesty that so few engineers get much in the way of good press... Continue reading Hats Off to Engineers

IgoUgo Has Video! Photo

IgoUgo Has Video!

Posted on December 16, 2010 in IgoUgo Updates

We don’t mean to brag or nuthin’, but we here at IgoUgo have added a cool little feature to the site. On the Things to Do pages of ten cities, you can now peruse videos of cool activities, events and sights... Continue reading IgoUgo Has Video!

Can't Miss Fall Foliage Drives - Go Now! Photo

Can't Miss Fall Foliage Drives - Go Now!

Posted on October 18, 2010 in Trip Ideas

There's nothing more quintessentially “autumn” than a road trip to enjoy October's explosion of fall colors. Follow the lead of IgoUgo members who've found dazzling foliage drives across the color-filled United States... Continue reading Can't Miss Fall Foliage Drives - Go Now!

Visit Japan, Taiwan, and the US, Hello Kitty-style Photo

Visit Japan, Taiwan, and the US, Hello Kitty-style

Posted on September 29, 2010 in Trip Ideas

If you’re a fan--and we know some IgoUgo members are, mark these Hello Kitty hotspots on your to-do list, stat. During her company Sanrio’s golden anniversary this year, they’ll be more Kitty-centric than ever... Continue reading Visit Japan, Taiwan, and the US, Hello Kitty-style

The Dos and Don’ts of Being Green in New York City Photo

The Dos and Don’ts of Being Green in New York City

Posted on September 22, 2010 in Travel Tips

Is NYC one of America’s greenest cities? It’s definitely on most shortlists of U.S. green cities, but often doesn’t rank as high as you might guess. There are things you can do--and not do--when you visit to make it rank higher and be greener... Continue reading The Dos and Don’ts of Being Green in New York City

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