The exhibit of the fashions of Marjorie Merriweather Post in the Adirondack building on the grounds of the Hillwood Estate, Museum and Gardens in  Washington D.C.

Ingenue icon: Marjorie Merriweather Post fashions on display

Gowns, shoes, handbags and more from her early Gibson Girl days to the late 1960s are showcased at Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens.

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 San Anton de Castrojeriz is a long-abandoned monastery on the Camino de Santiago in northern Spain. Volunteers are trying to make it into a habitable hostel for pilgrims.

An ancient trail in Spain leads to hilltop cathedral and intriguing tales

Stories and camaraderie abound on the pilgrimage routes that lead to Spain’s hilltop Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela.

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 Fog shrouds the Golden Gate Bridge and the Marin Headlands near Sausalito, Calif.

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 Lombard Street in San Francisco, the city where Airbnb got its start.

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 The London Eye wheel gives passengers a bird's eye view of the city, including Big Ben.

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 The Wheel of Lights that will be set up in Point State Park during the Regatta.

A Ferris wheel comes to the Point for the Regatta

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 Synchronous fireflies photographed near Tionesta, Pa., during the first Pennsylvania Firefly Festival in June 2013.

News flash: Pennsylvania Firefly Festival is next weekend

A gathering in the Allegheny National Forest Saturday looks for many varieties of Pennsylvania’s state insect.

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Only 14 percent of summer travelers and roughly 6 percent of winter travelers to Iceland visit the Westfjords.

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 A view of Headlands Beach State Park in Mentor, Ohio. The Fairport Harbor lighthouse is seen in the background.

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It’s time to go outside and play in Ohio State parks, which are within easy driving distance of Pittsburgh.

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 The Lodge and Conference Center at Geneva-on-the-Lake, Ohio.

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 Cedar Falls at Hocking Hills State Park in southeastern Ohio.

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Southeast Ohio includes the Buckeye State’s largest state park that spans more than 17,000 acres.

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 Sip on some beer at The Porch in Key West, Fla.

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