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Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Joan Benedict Steiger

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Joan Benedict Steiger lived a glamorous life during Hollywood's golden era. The resilient actress has survived the deaths of two husbands, including Academy Award-winning actor Rod Steiger. Still, she has fond memories of her life that she reflects upon in her memoir, "Brooklyn Baby: A Hollywood Star's Amazing Journey through Love, Loss and ...Read more

Celebrity: Go Away With Megan Hilty

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Broadway star Megan Hilty won rave reviews for her portrayal of Glinda the Good Witch in "Wicked" and was nominated for a Tony Award for her characterization of Brooke Ashton in "Noises Off." Her latest projects include a holiday CD, "A Merry Little Christmas," and a co-starring role in the Warren Beatty film, "Rules Don't Apply."

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Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Michael Rosenbaum

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It has been years since Michael Rosenbaum portrayed Lex Luthor on "Smallville," but fans still recognize the actor from his portrayal of the diabolical villain. He has the starring role in TV Land's "Impastor," where he portrays a low-life gambler hiding from loan sharks by pretending to be a small-town gay pastor. Born in New York and raised in...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Dontari Poe

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Kansas City Chiefs defensive lineman Dontari Poe loves football almost as much as he enjoys helping children. His Poe Man's Dream Foundation started off with an annual free football camp for kids in his hometown of Memphis, Tenn. It has since grown into a program for children in Memphis and Kansas...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Richard Schiff

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Richard Schiff says that until "West Wing," most people couldn't pinpoint who he was or why they recognized him. Those days have changed. In the past year alone, the Emmy Award-winning actor has worked on multiple films and television series. Schiff just ended a run as an attorney on DIRECTV's "...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Tamlyn Tomita

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Actress Tamlyn Tomita ("Joy Luck Club," "The Day After Tomorrow," "The Karate Kid 2") is loving her latest series, the Epix espionage drama, "Berlin Station." One of the perks of working in Berlin is getting to sightsee on her days off. "After the fall of the Berlin Wall, a TV station in Japan raised funds to send over cherry blossom trees to ...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Randall Park

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When Randall Park was a student at UCLA, he thought about pursuing a career in academia. Thanks partially to some creative writing classes -- in which he wrote a part for himself in a student production -- he decided to try acting instead. After playing a governor on "Veep" and North Korean dictator Kim Jung-Un in the controversial film, "The ...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Christy Turlington Burns

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Best known as one of the most famous supermodels of the '90s, Christy Turlington Burns is the founder of the nonprofit organization Every Mother Counts (http://www.everymothercounts.org/), which is dedicated to making pregnancy and childbirth safe for mothers. After experiencing childbirth ...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Piper Perabo

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Since starring in the film "Coyote Ugly," Piper Perabo has kept busy adding to a long resume of movies and television work. After five seasons as CIA operative Annie Walker on USA Network's "Covert Affairs," Perabo now stars as a TV news producer in the new ABC series, "Notorious." An avid traveler, the actress credits her trips for getting her ...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Sterling K. Brown

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Though Sterling K. Brown has been acting for 15 years, he earned "overnight sensation" status with his Emmy-winning performance as Chris Darden in the FX miniseries, "The People v. O.J. Simpson." He returns to television in the new NBC series "This Is Us," which premieres on Sept. 20. The actor also will appear in the films "...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With J.T. Snow

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When former San Francisco Giant J.T. Snow retired from baseball, he knew what he wanted to do in the next phase of his life. The six-time Golden Glove recipient and his sister, Stephanie Snow Gebel, started the Jack and J.T. Snow Scientific Research Foundation, which supports diabetes research. (Former...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Frances England

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Traveling the world is an incredible experience, but San Francisco-based musician Frances England says that there's also adventure to be found in your own backyard. On her latest CD "Explorer of the World," the songwriter features songs that include snippets of sounds she recorded when she took walks around her local neighborhoods. To read more ...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Kelly Overton

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After playing a lycanthrope on "True Blood," Kelly Overton gets to hunt vampires in the title role of the new Syfy series, "Van Helsing" (which premiers on September 23). Based out of Pasadena, Calif., the actress has also started a jewelry brand called Benevolence LA (http://benevolencela.com/<...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With La La Anthony

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After spending much of her teenage years working on radio, La La Anthony, in her early 20s, became one of MTV's veejays, interviewing celebrities such as Brad Pitt, Will Smith and Angelina Jolie. She would go on to write a best-selling book ("The Power Playbook") and have roles in films ("Two Can Play That Game," "Baggage Claim," "You Got Served...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With George Foreman

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George Foreman has many impressive achievements on his resume -- world heavyweight boxing champion, gold medalist at the 1968 Olympic Games and entrepreneur (more than 100 million units of his George Foreman grills have sold worldwide). Now the fan favorite is starring in NBC's new reality series, "Better Late Than Never," which is a remake of ...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Lauren Weisberger

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Lauren Weisberger's best-selling debut novel, "The Devil Wears Prada," was set in the not-always glamorous fashion industry. Her latest -- "The Singles Game" (Simon and Schuster) -- focuses on international tennis. After college, Weisberger backpacked around various parts of the world, including Europe, ...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Marc Maron

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Actor, writer and comedian Marc Maron loves to travel, which is fortunate since he is on the road so much for work. "I don't get to clubs to hear music as much as I'd like," says Maron, 52. "But if I have time, I go, because I really do enjoy it. I once got to Ireland a day early and Richard Thompson was playing. I had just had him on my podcast...Read more

 
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