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If you want to include a bit of LBJ Texana when you are visiting Washington, don’t look in the U.S. Capitol “corridors of power” where Lyndon Baines Johnson (1908-1973) once reigned supreme as “Master of the Senate;” and from 1963-69 served as the 37th president of the United States.

  • By JANICE LAW Special to The Daily News
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If you think you’ll probably not get to visit Cuba in person, but you remain curious, you can substitute a “next best thing” right here in the Galveston-Houston area by visiting the Houston Museum of Fine Arts exhibit of Cuban art through May 21.

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It is an ideal family destination because of the variety of attractions. If it is a rainy day, as it often is in the UK, many attractions are indoors. Further, if you’ve been to London multiple times, Greenwich has a tranquil off-the-beaten path ambiance.

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And what was my courageous act? I rode on a Greyhound bus from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando, Fla.

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Ernest Hemingway’s exquisitely constructed imagery evoking nature’s autumnal signs, written as a friend’s eulogy, repeated on Hemingway’s own Ketchum Idaho memorial, came to mind on a 36 hour visit to favorite Colorado haunts we hadn’t seen in a few years.

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Geisha are women who have been trained in the traditional Japanese arts of makeup, costume, singing, music and dance so that they can be entertaining to men of distinction (wealth and power). Geisha are expensive to employ and usually the only people who can afford them are the equivalent of CEOs.  

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TORSHAVN, FAROE ISLANDS - Pass me the whale blubber, please,” I asked my fellow tourist on our visit to the private home of natives Ejvind and Dorota Mouritsen in this capital town of 16,000. The traditional delicacy — black, dried whale meat — is served on a slice of cold boiled potato, with a tiny translucent slice of whale blubber on top. Because whales are mammals — not fish — there is no fishy taste. 

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Given that major movies in America’s cinema history have been made in Culver Studios, grande dame of all studio lots, where legendary actors and directors dazzled, ghost sightings are part of the ambience.

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MACKINAC ISLAND, Mich. — What is America’s only state-owned and maintained highway that does not allow any motorized vehicles on it?

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GETTYSBURG, Pa. — Wandering this low hilly battlefield, hallowed forever by 51,000 boys and men who were casualties here 150 years ago in a grisly three-day bloodbath that was a turning point in America’s Civil War — a 1960s melancholy song kept intruding into my thoughts.

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Life imitated art this year on March 3, as about 5,000 women, some in period attire, re-enacted the first a parade when 5,000 women, who were spat upon, hit by tomatoes, mocked and derided by about 500,000 men, many of whom were intoxicated, resolutely marched down Pennsylvania Avenue toward the White House, demanding that Congress approve, and just-elected President Woodrow Wilson endorse, a Constitutional amendment allowing women the right to vote.

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THE BRONX N.Y. — The ”old” Yankee Stadium was torn to the ground in 2010 to make way for the new $2.3 billion Yankee Stadium.

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Travel columnist Janice Law takes a trip through literary Mississippi home of American's most honored writers and musicians.

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The 60th anniversary celebration of Queen Elizabeth’s reign and the 2012 Summer Olympics will bring more tourists than ever to Great Britain this year.

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Blenheim Palace is a perfect day trip an hour by train from London to Oxford then the local bus to Woodstock.