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Mar 28th 2012 9:17AM tops on your list should be Mt. Bachelor, OR! Skiing often continues until the 4th of July.
Jan 15th 2012 8:53AM Chiapas is one of the STATES of Mexico, not a "city". The massacre occured in the city of Acteal in Chiapas state.
Nov 7th 2011 8:17PM It is UMPQUA !!! There is NO H on the end of the word!!! Didn't you read any of the signs you passed on your trip?
Jan 29th 2011 8:40AM Check your geography - Lake Assal is in Djibouti, which is an independent country (since 1977) - Djibouti is NOT in Ethiopia, but next door to it.
Jan 25th 2011 7:26AM Check out your geography - although it has islands (cays) offshore, the country of Belize is NOT primarily an island - it is part of the Central American "mainland".
Sep 17th 2010 11:28AM How about giving her a bit of a chance? She only announced the trip 4 days ago and you expect her to have an impact already??? I think the tourist board is just trying to manage expectations, in case there isn't a big impact, but it's way too early to make the judgment that Oprah, somehow, has failed.
Aug 19th 2010 1:46PM Maybe the author confused it with San Jose, Puerto Rico?
Aug 19th 2010 12:53PM since when is San Jose, Costa Rica a "cheap beach spot"?? It's miles from the nearest beach.
May 30th 2009 9:29AM "eyesore"??? not in the eye of this beholder. Just because it isn't the usual traditional house featured in this column. I think it's gorgeous.
Feb 27th 2008 9:33AM Suggest you double-check your sources on absinthe. While fennel is one of the ingredients in absinthe, it is not wormwood. Wormwood is Artemisia absinthium, fennel is Foeniculum vulgare, a completely different plant.