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Hey couch surfers, why not travel with your own couch?

There may be no better traveler’s friend than an inflatable couch you can take just about anywhere. Really. Lightweight and portable, this pod-like blow-up could come in handy whether you’re couch-surfing with a friend or in a stranger’s home.

The Lamzac Hangout, as it’s called, was created in the Netherlands about five years ago and marketed by Fatboy online since last year.

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What new twists may be in store for looping wooden roller coasters

Over the last six years, an upstart Idaho company has transformed the theme park landscape with a string of exciting wood-steel hybrid roller coasters that have wowed ride enthusiasts around the globe.

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Death Valley's Furnace Creek Resort to receive $50-million makeover, open year-round

The Furnace Creek Resort in Death Valley National Park will begin an ambitious $50-million makeover next year that will bring new luxury casitas to the Inn and a new town hall and square to the Ranch.

The plan aims to raze and redo some old buildings at the historic resort that houses a 66-room inn and 244-room ranch.

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Marvel's Spider-Man, Captain America and Thor will sail with Disney next year

Mickey Mouse will make room for Spider-Man, Captain America and Thor when Marvel Day at Sea debuts next year on selected Disney cruises to the Caribbean and Canada’s east coast. 

The Disney Magic plans to host Marvel comic book and film superheroes and villains on board seven cruises from New York in fall 2017.

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New to Wrigleyville? Here are 5 places to try during the World Series

Chicago’s Wrigleyville has become the Bourbon Street of the Midwest. The bustling neighborhood surrounding the Chicago Cubs’ iconic stadium will be party central this weekend, when the Cubs return for their World Series games.

Here are five festive Wrigleyville watering holes, where enough beer will flow this Friday to fill Lake Michigan:

Sluggers World Class Sports Bar & Grill

3540 N.

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Where to find coffee-spiced meat rubs and rum-flavored sea salt on Hawaii's islands

Skip the magnets and T-shirts to take home when you go to Hawaii. Small businesses on the islands of Maui, Lanai and Molokai make cool artisan and handcrafted gifts, and they will be on display next month at the Made in Maui County Festival.

The event runs Nov. 4 and 5 and brings together 140 vendors who sell everything from crafts to jewelry to potato chips at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center in Kahului.

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