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Travel Images: June 17, 2007

France
Hostellerie Les Griffons, a hotel in the Perigord region of southwestern France. (Hostellerie Les Griffons)
Turkey
The Kocatepe Mosque in Ankara, Turkey. (Burhan Ozbilici / AP)
Your Scene
Your Scene: Christine Beeton of Irvine got the low-down on this saguaro cactus in Arizona’s Saguaro National Park, near Tucson for the. (Christine Beeton)
Deal
The three-story California Craftsman-style Lodge at Tiburon has just undergone a $6-million renovation. (Lodge at Tiburon)
wedding
An Elvis impersonator serenades Ashley and Steven Sikora, who are renewing their wedding vows at Cupid’s Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas. Some packages even come with a pink Cadillac. (Gina Ferazzi / LAT)
On the Spot
food
Backpacker Food: Natural High’s Caribbean Black Beans & Rice. (Richard Derk / LAT)
McGrath
CHILD’S PLAY: McGrath State Beach near Oxnard has 174 ocean-adjacent campsites, as well grassy areas for tossing a ball or having a picnic. But leave your kite at home — it upsets the least terns, which are among the many bird species here. (Scott Doggett / For the Times)
Buenos Aires
Fab treats are found in a variety of Buenos Aires shops. (Freddo)
QuikPod
The QuikPod is an extension to help you photograph yourself in various settings. (Richard Derk / LAT)
Story
Kay Nielsen’s ‘Beautiful Hind, Be Not Afraid.’ Nielsen will exhibit her work at the Holtegaard museum in Copenhagen, Denmark ()
Boat
An amphibious tour bus cruises the waters off New York. (Gray Line N.Y. Sightseeing)
Vegas springs
Visitors explore the new Las Vegas Springs Preserve, which has exhibits and 2 ½ miles of trails. (Springs Preserve)
Buenos Aires
The name brands and friendly exchange rate make Buenos Aires a prime shopping spot for travelers. (Molly Malone)
Passport Office
People wait in line outside the U.S. Passport Office in downtown Washington, D.C. June 20, 2007. Federal officials in Washington acknowledge that they failed to anticipate just how much the post-Sept. 11 travel regulations would fuel demand for passports. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais / AP)
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