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Top 10 Wonders of the West

Travel Channel counts down the Top 10 Wonders of the West.

Spots to Follow MLK's Life

We present a list of Southern cities that were the sites of civil rights skirmishes, but today stand as gems of the new South.

New York: TV and Movie Tour

New York is a hotbed of cinematic and television activity: You could throw a stone and hit a dozen locations that have served as the setting for films and shows.

America's Best Lighthouses

Discover Travel Channel's picks for some of the continent's greatest lighthouses and what makes them so.

Urban Height-Seeing

It's a bird! It's a plane! No -- it's an aerial tramway, a type of incline lift in which an enclosed cabin is suspended from one cable and pulled by another.

Crime Museums

Does the punishment always fit the crime? Delve into notions of truth and justice at these crime museums worldwide.

Fantasy Vacation Cruises

Explore the different Norwegian Cruise Line vacations.

Historic New York

New York is a city of immigrants with inspiring architecture, a thriving arts scene and a starring role in the economy of the US and the rest of the world.

Washington DC Monuments

Today, visitors to our nation's capital can keep infinitely busy with artsy, scientific, political and historic happenings.

Battle of Yorktown

Yorktown marked the last major battle of the Revolutionary War, ultimately securing independence for the United States.

Historic Boston

Boston, which reimbursed Great Britain on July 4, 1976, for the tea that its citizens dumped into the harbor, is steeped in Revolutionary War history.

Historic Philadelphia

A trip to Philadelphia can transform quickly into a tour of our nation's Colonial history.

Battle of the Alamo

Though no one recalls who first issued the rallying cry "Remember the Alamo," one thing is for sure: The Battle of the Alamo symbolizes courage and sacrifice for the cause of liberty.

Battle of Gettysburg

Cited as the Civil War's turning point, the Battle of Gettysburg effectively ended Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee's invasion of the North.

Battle of Little Bighorn

The Battle of the Little Bighorn, occurred June 25-26, 1876, near the Little Bighorn River in the eastern Montana Territory, and is commonly known as "Custer's Last Stand."

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