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Roll out the red carpet! Madame Tussauds has brought its unique blend of glitz and glamour to San Francisco! Photograph and pose with your favorite A-listers, challenge sports legends, hop on stage with international pop icons, and experience the true "Spirit of San Francisco."

One of the world's largest artistic carousels with giant puppets spun in Western Bohemian Plzeň in early September, beginning the city's transformation into the European Capital of Culture 2015.

Next year will be rich in extraordinary events in the Czech Republic. Traditional festivals and celebrations will be topped off in May by the World Championship in Ice Hockey. Meanwhile, West Bohemian Plzeň shall become the cultural capital of Europe. The project, which starts January 17, will offer more than fifty large shows and upward of six hundred other events during the year.

Downtown Indiana, Pennsylvania, puts the sparkle back in everyone's eye with their annual "It's a Wonderful Life" Jimmy Stewart-themed festival and parade, scheduled for Friday, November 21, at IRMC Park. The parade has attracted yearly visits from celebrities such as Rich Little, Nick Clooney, and Jimmy Stewart's daughters, Kelly and Judy. Mystery tours have included groups from California, New York, Virginia, and Chicago.

Improvements at Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum Near Completion 

Seventy-five percent of the Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum's $8 million enhancement project is now complete.

The goal of this year-long enhancement project is to update the museum with artifacts and evidence not previously shown, new interactive exhibits, and oral testimonies.

Four new private safaris are available in 2015 through African Safari Company, exploring three countries and four eco-systems in southern Africa, including three seldom-visited national parks in southern Tanzania, and a safari in Zimbabwe highlighting the incredible return of the wildlife.

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Your Guide to Snapping the Best Shot in Banff National Park

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