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Five things to love about Norwegian Cruise Line's new Norwegian Bliss
Cruise fans are buzzing about Norwegian Cruise Line's newest ship, the 4,004-passenger Norwegian Bliss, and for good reason. The cruise operator's largest vessel ever ranks among the most activity-packed ships at sea.      

The 20 top trending U.S. beach destinations on Pinterest
Pinterest's list of top trending beaches reveals some perennially popular spots, but also many hidden gems across the USA.      

Try Oprah's favorite pie in Cape Cod
Centerville Pie Company serves sweet and savory pies, plus diner fare, near Massachusetts' beach destinations. Try chicken, berry and Cape Cod Crunch.      

Bus company launches service from L.A. to Las Vegas and beyond
FlixBus, a European bus company, has expanded to the U.S. West Coast. The company will offer rides from L.A. to Las Vegas, San Diego to Vegas, and more.      

Country Music Hall's new 'Outlaws' exhibit stars Waylon, Willie and the boys — and much more
The Country Music Hall of Fame exhibit “Outlaws and Armadillos: Country’s Roaring ‘70s,” opens May 25.      

Star Wars virtual reality at The Void in Disney World and Disneyland
Secrets of the Empire lets you join the rebellion, invade a garrison of stormtroopers, and maybe even face down one of the series' big villains.      

How much are you willing to pay for a convenient flight?
Non-stops are fast and efficient. Connecting flights are usually not but they can save you money.      

The cheapest vacation rental destination in every state
Looking for an inexpensive vacation this summer? The range of vacation rentals -- and the places

Lufthansa shows off new Airbus A350 at Vancouver International
Lufthansa gave an inside look at its new Airbus A350-900, showing off the jet as the German carrier began flying it to Vancouver, Canada.      

5 food and beer festivals for Memorial Day weekend
Celebrate the Bayou, beer and barbecue at these food and beverage festivals over MDW, from New Orleans Wine & Food Experience to Asheville Beer Week.