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Philly’s Free Museum is open all day, every day Photo

Philly’s Free Museum is open all day, every day

Posted on November 23, 2010 in Trip Ideas

Philadelphia has rolled out a new tool that IgoUgo travelers--and any visitor--can use to learn more about art and sculpture on-the-go. Because it’s an app and a call-in service, it gives you a museum on demand that’s open all hours... Continue reading Philly’s Free Museum is open all day, every day

Things To Do in Seattle, Rain or Shine Photo

Things To Do in Seattle, Rain or Shine

Posted on October 7, 2010 in Trip Ideas

Summer is easily the most pleasant time to visit Seattle, but during the rainy months the city doesn't shut its doors. So don't let the drizzle keep you away. IgoUgo travelers have great ideas for things to do in Seattle--umbrella, galoshes, and all... Continue reading Things To Do in Seattle, Rain or Shine

Be Cultured for Free on Museum Day, 9/25/10 Photo

Be Cultured for Free on Museum Day, 9/25/10

Posted on September 23, 2010 in Travel Tips

Museums and their collections are priceless treasures--and their ticket prices often show it. Whether you want to hit up a big city art museum or check out a unique local offering, September 25th is the day to do it for free all over the U.S... Continue reading Be Cultured for Free on Museum Day, 9/25/10

Five Last-Minute Getaways for Memorial Day Weekend Photo

Five Last-Minute Getaways for Memorial Day Weekend

Posted on May 24, 2010 in Trip Ideas

Still looking for the right answer to the question, “What are you doing Memorial Day weekend?” We hear you. And since there’s no better answer to that question than a destination, we have five ideas for a festive last-minute getaway... Continue reading Five Last-Minute Getaways for Memorial Day Weekend

Six Golden Destinations for Film Buffs Photo

Six Golden Destinations for Film Buffs

Posted on January 15, 2010 in Trip Ideas

With the Sundance Film Festival under way and the Golden Globes on Sunday, it’s a great week for film buffs. But when it’s time for a week away, where should these movie mavens go on location? IgoUgo members recommend stargazing in six destinations... Continue reading Six Golden Destinations for Film Buffs

Got Some Green? Head to the World Buskers Festival Photo

Got Some Green? Head to the World Buskers Festival

Posted on January 8, 2010 in Trip Ideas

You’ve seen buskers all over the world, translating their talents into cash on sidewalks and subways. But have you ever seen more than a few at a time? Meet more than 450 buskers down under as they invade New Zealand for the World Buskers Festival... Continue reading Got Some Green? Head to the World Buskers Festival

An Art Lover's Picks for Mexico City & the Yucatan Photo

An Art Lover's Picks for Mexico City & the Yucatan

Posted on October 7, 2009 in Trip Ideas

We love how airynfaerie is pioneering a quarter system for travelers, intent on visiting “a new place once a quarter.” And speaking of trips times four, she’s got four new journals, three of which spotlight the art and culture of Mexico... Continue reading An Art Lover's Picks for Mexico City & the Yucatan

BawBaw Spreads the Love for DC's Free Museums Photo

BawBaw Spreads the Love for DC's Free Museums

Posted on July 21, 2009 in Trip Ideas

We love travel confessions, especially when they benefit other travelers. And when BawBaw says, “Okay, I admit it: my little family is absolutely smug about its intimacy with the Smithsonian,” she’s also saying that she’s an expert on the museums... Continue reading BawBaw Spreads the Love for DC's Free Museums

Kate Chopin Insider Guides: NJ Shore & Central PA Photo

Kate Chopin Insider Guides: NJ Shore & Central PA

Posted on May 7, 2009 in Trip Ideas

Kate Chopin has returned to writing after nearly three years, and she’s spilling local secrets from New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Here’s why we believe what she’s saying about seafood, ice cream, art, and more... Continue reading Kate Chopin Insider Guides: NJ Shore & Central PA

An Incomplete List of Best Barcelona Sights Photo

An Incomplete List of Best Barcelona Sights

Posted on August 27, 2008 in Trip Ideas

Architect Antoni Gaudí’s Sagrada Família in Barcelona is now slated for completion in 2025, but part of the incomplete church’s appeal is its ever-changing tableau. So it’s prime time for a Gaudí pilgrimage to the familiar Família spires and beyond... Continue reading An Incomplete List of Best Barcelona Sights

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