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Let travel authors Pico Iyer and Paul Theroux write your next cruise journal

Nine authors, including travel writers Paul Theroux and Pico Iyer, will be creating short stories inspired by Silversea’s 2019 World Cruise that begins in San Francisco and ends in London.

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Yosemite's back gate, Tioga Pass, is still snowed under. Here's how Memorial Day visitors can deal with it.

The reopening of Tioga Pass, the key east entrance to Yosemite, is a sign of the coming summer as sure as baseball returning to Chavez Ravine, or the swallows returning to Capistrano. Typically it occurs in time for the Memorial Day rush.

This year, the still-snowed-under Tioga Pass may not open till almost July 4.

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Summer heat makes for cool deals at posh resorts in Scottsdale, Ariz. Here are 3 you shouldn't miss
Women's journey heads to top of Yosemite's Half Dome, and you're invited

If you prefer a hearty hike to a scenic drive, grab your mountain boots and head for Northern California for a new women's vacation experience organized by REI Adventures.

The four-day tour — Yosemite Women's Backpacking, Half Dome — is designed for fit female backpackers looking for a challenging adventure in one of America's most popular national parks.

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Still more money-saving tips from readers on the cusp of vacation season

Time to crack open that piggy bank and start planning your summer vacation. But wait. You’re going to pay more to get away this summer? How is that fair?

Welcome to the world of dynamic pricing, which means that the price of travel products can be as volatile as gasoline prices.

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Apps, passes and a birthday party mean you can save at on a park visit

For author Wallace Stegner, the West embodied what he called “the geography of promise.”

“National parks,” he wrote in 1983, “are the best idea we ever had. Absolutely American, absolutely democratic, they reflect us at our best rather than our worst."

Here’s a look at a few ways to stretch your dollar to celebrate our best idea this summer.

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