This is the October 2012 issue


View from one of Lisbon’s miradouros.
Food, fado and fun in Portugal
By Birute Skurdenis
Appears on Page 20

Travelers' Intercom

Capital One account changes
By Mark Price
Appears on Page 14
Colorfully dressed vendors in Chichicastenango.
Culture and color of Guatemala
By Charles Burke
Appears on Page 33

Calling All Readers!

Favorite vendors abroad
Appears on Page 42


18th-century houses, now mostly shops and restaurants — Nyhavn, Copenhagen
Beware of drink spiking in nightclubs. Also, the UN's first World Happiness Report, ranking countries.
Boarding Pass

By David Tykol
Appears on Page 2
The finished soparnik filled with Swiss chard and cabbage.
What's Cooking in... Split, Croatia
What's Cooking in...

By Sandra Scott
Appears on Page 57
The view of the Bryggen from our room at the Clarion Admiral Hotel — Bergen.
Bergen: Hanseatic city
Focus on Archaeology

By Julie Skurdenis
Appears on Page 58
Anecdotes from 65 years of travel: Unconventional transport
The Discerning Traveler

By Philip Wagenaar
Appears on Page 60
The Arch of the Sergii is a triumphal arch built by the Romans in Pula. Photos:
Adriatic Adventure: Croatia in depth
Far Horizons

By Randy Keck
Appears on Page 62

Funniest Thing

The good son
By Richard Taylor
Appears on Page 55

Where in the World? Correct Answers