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July 9, 2019 - Mashable

Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic is going public - by Shannon Connellan

Richard Branson's space tourism company, Virgin Galactic, is going public, which will make it the first publicly listed human spaceflight company. First reported by the Wall Street Journal and confirmed by VG, a special-purpose acquisition company (SPAC) called Social Capital Hedosophia Holdings Corp. is investing a mighty $800 million in the spaceflight company.

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July 8, 2019 - Intelligencer

I ♥ Tourism: Why the City Is Better When It’s Full of Annoying Visitors - by Justin Davidson

The character of a great city, such as New York City, is defined as much by the people who pass through as by its fixtures. The urban spectacle needs a fresh audience every night.

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June 26, 2019 - CNN Travel

7 inspired ideas for a 4th of July vacation - by Shivani Vora

Looking to make a break for it for the 4th of July holiday weekend or another long summer weekend? The options are endless — you just need to decide if it's a USA road trip you're after or a hop-skip-jump over the Atlantic.

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June 24, 2019 - Travel+Leisure

These Are the Best Road Trips to Take in the U.S., According to a New Study - by Andrea Romano

Summer is road trip season, but which is the best road trip to go on? While your ideal road trip can heavily depend on your personal goals, interests, and even the types of food you love, there is some interesting data out there if you are truly stuck on where to go if you’re aching to hit the open road.

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McAfee reveals how cybercriminals are capitalizing on consumers’ risky travel booking habits. The findings show that popular summer destinations in Mexico, Europe – and, surprisingly, Canmore, Canada – generate the riskiest search results when people are hunting for vacation deals online.

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