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Travel recommendations from L.A. Times readers

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  • Reader recommendation: Yellowstone Assn.

    For those planning a visit to Yellowstone, I recommend a trip with the Yellowstone Assn. My friend and I went with them on Trails Through Yellowstone in late July. Our terrific leader/naturalist led us on easy hikes while imparting information on wildlife, geology, trees etc. We went to the enclosure...

  • Five-star journeys can be had with Essential Travel & Tours

    We highly recommend Essential Travel & Tours. It offers excellent escorted packaged tours, which have allowed us to have five-star experiences at very reasonable prices. Most recently we traveled to South Africa, Zambia and Botswana. Absolutely wonderful. In past years we have had amazing journeys...

  • Canada's Vineland Estates Winery Restaurant covers all the bases

    For those who love great food and wine, the Vineland Estates Winery Restaurant in Canada's pretty Niagara wine country (near Niagara Falls) has one of the best tasting menus I have ever had. The service was excellent. It has a beautiful outdoor patio overlooking the vineyards with Lake Ontario...

  • Captain's Anchorage at Big Bear Lake serves up beefy dinner

    CALIFORNIA If your stomach says "beef," you can do no better than the Captain's Anchorage in Big Bear Lake. The 22-ounce Andy Devine Cut New York strip, named for the actor and former owner of the restaurant (originally called the Sportsman's Tavern), is superb. Eat half for dinner and have the...

  • Reader recommendation: Savannah Sunset House in the Bahamas

    We recently returned from Savannah Sunset House on the island of Eleuthera, where we enjoyed the perfect family vacation. This quiet, charming, air-conditioned house with unrestricted views of the water sleeps 10. Maid service twice a week, a seven-passenger SUV and a welcome dinner are included....