Where to Take an Exotic Vacation in the US

Need an escape? Visit these exotic destinations, no passport required.

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Need an escape? Visit these exotic destinations, no passport required.

Experience the alluring wonder and excitement of international travel right here in the U.S. Watch the video above to see where to take an other-worldly vacation close to home.

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