During the long holiday weekend, 46.3 million Americans are expected to go 50 miles or more from home, the highest number since 2007, according to travel agency and car lobbying group AAA. That would be a 4.2 percent increase over last year.
The book will also detail the histories of Native communities that saw their stretch of the West change because of the road.
The 52 miles of scaffolding pipe and two miles of decking will allow repair crews access to the dome at all levels, from the 36 columns at its base to the Statue of Freedom at its peak.
One Colorado resort even offers a $50,000 package that includes helicopter transfers from the local airport.
The main reason the airlines are not sharing the riches with passengers: There is no compelling reason to do so.
Diller, chairman of the New York-based media company IAC/Inter-ActiveCorp, and von Furstenberg, have agreed to provide over $100 million to build the 2.7-acre park on a West 14th Street pier through a family foundation.
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“Seasonal employment in tourism is really being hurt,” Badillo said. “We’re talking about cleaning workers, security, bartenders.”
In fact, on a couple of recent trips here, so many people mentioned The Helmand restaurant’s connection to the former Afghan president that it began to sound like an urban legend.