Tower Martello hilltop fortress was built by the British in defense of North America. It still stands in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada.
Some of the best from Sunday's newspaper travel sections. TB
NY Times: Easy China, 3 Ways
NY Times: 36 Hours in Barcelona, Spain
LA Times: On The Spot: Hotels and the Environment
Chicago Tribune: Going beyond downtown Portland for cultural sights
Miami Herald: Steam boating returns to the Mississippi River
Miami Herald: A primer on hotel categories and star ratings
Miami Herald: In Britain, it’s an Olympic summer — and more
Dallas Morning News: A perfect golf getaway for women on Kiawah Island, S.C.
Gondolas moored by the side of a canal in Venice Italy. The building of Gondolas is unique craft with a long history.
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