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  • Presidio

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    Just north of the elegant beachfront community, Sea Cliff, the Presidio is ripe with stellar views of the Marin Headlands and has a network of trails through its dense woods, making it a serene escape from the city. Once an active military base, the Presidio was transferred to the

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  • How to Get a Cheap Hotel Room in Las Vegas

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    Getting a cheap hotel room in Las Vegas doesn’t require any special luck. If you know when and how to shop, you can find great and affordable deals on your dream vacation. Read ahead for some excellent tips to help you save on hotels so that you will have extra …

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  • Portage Bay

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    Bridges, boats, and floating water homes give Seattle’s Portage Bay a unique nautical flavor. Many of the waterfront homes in this nabe are literally inches away — if not right on top of — Lake Washington. Houseboats aren’t your style? Try the original Portage Bay Cafe location, where landlubbers

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  • OAK LAWN

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    Oak Lawn is surely Dallas’ most vivacious neighborhood. Bustling by day and buzzing by night, the area has a constant influx of culture and variety. Boutique shops are punctuated by art galleries and ivory high rises, and the Arts District is just a ten minute walk away. Bordered by

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  • City Center District

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    Skyscrapers, ahoy! The City Center District is comparable to New York’s Wall Street/Financial District–streets bustle in the daylight and go silent come nightfall. This district is as urban as they come, complete with tall buildings and pure concrete everything. As part of downtown, this nabe receives plenty of traffic

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  • Little Village

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    Characterized by its terra cotta ‘bienvenidos’ gateway, Little Village is truly a nabe where visitors are welcome, and their stomachs and senses are never let down. Little Village (once known as South Lawndale) serves up some of the city’s most delicious, sought-after, and affordable food: from family style restaurants,

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  • Bridgeport

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    There must be something pretty good about a nabe if 5 Chicago mayors have called it home. Bridgeport garnered its name from a former Chicago River bridge so low that boats had to stop and call this place port. It was never a huge bummer though; Bridgeport’s always been

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  • DAVIS SQUARE

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    Davis Square is a busy neighborhood located in the town of Somerville, just minutes away from Tufts University. Restaurants and bars clustered around the square have made this nabe a favorite hangout for local students. That said, Davis Square still retains the low-key, suburban feel of outer Boston. The

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  • AVON HILL

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    Avon Hill, a small nabe tucked away in Cambridge, is a little piece of pastoral bliss. The park that makes up the majority of the nabe is a real gem and offers everything from sports facilities to one of the best dog parks in Boston. Although it’s not the

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  • Little India

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    Little India is a bustling nabe bisected by Newark Ave, and is technically still part of greater Journal Square. Defined by a myriad of small businesses, Little India is constantly ablaze with the spirit of entrepreneurship. It is one of the most pedestrian heavy–and also pedestrian friendly–areas in Jersey

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