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Ask Chris: A reader heading to Sanibel Island wonders about things to do, restaurants to try and off-island activities.
Things to do in Sanibel Island

This is part of my ongoing  ”Ask a travel expert” series. Question: We’re going to Sanibel this weekend for the first time, arriving Sat. and staying four nights. We’d welcome any guidance, esp. on dining, but also on best beaches and birding spots and what else we should do on the island. We’re thinking of […]

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Ask Chris: Things to Do in Paris

by Chris on March 7, 2012

Ask Chris: A reader asks for recommendations on things to do in Paris.

This is part of my ongoing  “Ask a travel expert” series. What to do in Paris?  Question: I am writing because I recently won two tickets on Air France to Paris and was wondering if you have any recommendations for what to do with a week in Paris! Eat, see, tour, where to stay on […]

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Some hotel options in Quebec City’s Upper Town for a reader planning a trip to Carnaval de Quebec. Plus info on this year’s Hotel de Glace – the ice hotel.
Bonhomme, Carnaval de Quebec, Quebec City, Quebec

Q: I was so impressed with Quebec City, I plan to go there again next February during the Winter carnival. I have already made flight reservations but I am still looking to book a hotel inside the Old Quebec. Chateau Frontenac is one possibility but I do see some negative reviews. I would like …

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Ask Chris: Where to stay on Provo (Turks & Caicos) on a weekly budget of $3,000. Plus, where are the celebs?
pool bar, Turks & Caicos

Question: I am interested in going to Provo in June 2011 to take in 6 days of diving and sightseeing. My wife is a shopper and beach/pool person. We would like to stay at Ocean Club West, but would like something a little nicer but not over $1500 per person for the week. …

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A reader asks: Where in Washington DC should I stay with a family?
Family Fun Destinations

I’ve received a couple of travel questions that might be helpful for other people planning similar itineraries, so I’m going to repost them here occasionally. Q: Where would you recommend staying in DC? – Jane This question came to me through my 6 Favorite Places to Take a Family Vacation post, so I assume that they […]

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Ask Chris: What hotel on Grenada is best for honeymooners?

I’ve received a couple of travel questions that might be helpful for other people planning similar itineraries, so I’m going to repost them here occasionally. Q: Deciding where to stay on Grenada for honeymoon. Unfortunately, only have a week and some budget concerns. Would like to split the week on Grand Anse and another location. […]

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Travel Writer Chris Gray Faust answers questions about different destinations. This post: What parks out West should we visit?
Bryce Canyon

I’ve received a couple of travel questions on Facebook and at the AAA Great Vacations Expo that might be helpful for other people planning similar itineraries, so I’m going to repost them here occasionally. Feel free to send me your travel question at chris@caroundtheworld.com. If I can’t answer it, I’ll get you in touch with […]

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