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The following articles describe hip places to lodge and dine, sights to see, and, of course, interesting personalities, all of which make for a rich travel experience.
Hip LodgingCaneel Bay Resort, St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands
Offering an interesting blend of character and comfort when you're intentionally not home.
Hear gentle waves and watch schooners drift across the bay from the window of an Ocean View Room.
Arlington Hotel and Spa, Hot Springs, Ark.
This classic 1930s art deco-themed hotel truly is a National Treasure.
Hip DiningThe Hideaway Restaurant and Lounge
Combining great food and terrific atmosphere, these one-of-a-kind eateries are a dream come true.
Terrific Italian fare, family-friendly atmosphere, and stunning patio views: this eatery is one of the hippest in Sedona, Ariz.
Patti's Place, Plano, Texas
Do high tea Texas style, Patti's makes everything from scratch, including delectable baked goods. They even roast their own flavored coffee!
Hip SitesPetrified Forest National Park
These travel sites require some insider knowledge. Don't forget your walking shoes, camera and curiosity.
After 225-million years, these trees have stood the test of time.Southeast New Mexico
Enter this non-stop thrill ride through badlands, forests and mountains. On the way, see outlaws, UFOs, bat caves, atom bomb sites and even Smokey the Bear.
Northwest New Mexico
The rich culture of the Native American Indian is all around you here. Pueblos, 400-year-old monuments, and classic cities.
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