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Car-free vacations for the urban traveller

Car-free vacations for the urban traveller

February 26, 2017

NEW YORK, Feb 26 — Weekend trips to cities like Boston, Chicago or San Francisco rarely require a rental car to get around, given their extensive public transportation systems. But more unexpected locales are joining the car-optional list as new and expanding rapid transit options take root across the country. Many major transit systems, like those in New York, predate the ubiquity of cars and serve densely populated urban areas. Now, younger and less dense cities, like Denver, are... Read more

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A reveller parades for the Imperio da Casa Verde samba school during the carnival in Sao Paulo February 26, 2017. — Reuters pic

A reveller parades for the Imperio da Casa Verde samba school during the carnival in Sao Paulo February 26, 2017. — Reuters pic