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Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Mickaëlle X. Bizet

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Los Angeles-based actress Mickaëlle X. Bizet ("American Crime," "Diary of the MadMan") formerly lived in Martinique, Paris, Viry-Châtillon and Boston. An avid traveler who speaks French, Creole and Spanish -- in addition to English -- she says her knowledge of foreign languages has helped her as a tourist. "My favorite travel memory isn't ...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Molly Bernard

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Actress Molly Bernard ("Sully") likes staying busy, which is a good thing given her work schedule. The star of TV Land's "Younger" -- where she portrays publicist Lauren Heller -- also has a recurring role on the Emmy Award-winning series, "Transparent" (Amazon Prime Video). Bernard, 29, resides in Brooklyn, and is a fan of New York in general: ...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Richard Short

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When Richard Short was cast in the Lifetime series, "Mary Kills People," he had already booked a trip to France to watch the European Football Championships. Though he knew there was a chance that going away could result in his missing the start of filming, he took the risk. "I chose to fly there for a jam-packed, three-day feast of football, ...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Lauren Marks

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In her memoir "A Stitch of Time: The Year a Brain Injury Changed My Language and Life" (Simon & Schuster, $26), Lauren Marks recounts her brain aneurysm and how aphasia affected her life. "At the time, I was an actor, director and Ph.D. student living in New York City," she says. "I was 27 years old and had largely lost my abilities to speak, ...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Akbar Gbajabiamila

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Former NFL player Akbar Gbajabiamila is the co-host of NBC's obstacle-course competition series, "American Ninja Warrior." An avid traveler, Gbajabiamila says he prepares for overseas trips by researching "language for key phrases, history and what the locals enjoy. Of course, I have my top touristy stuff to do, but that's at the bottom of the ...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Barry Watson

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Barry Watson rose to fame portraying the eldest child on "7th Heaven." In his latest project -- the UP TV dramedy, "Date My Dad" -- the actor stars as Ricky Cooper, a widowed father of three girls, who tackles raising his young children with the help of his mother-in-law (Raquel Welch). A self-described homebody who loves being close to his own ...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Emily Wickersham

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Born in Kansas, raised in New York and currently a resident of California, actress Emily Wickersham portrays Special Agent Eleanor Bishop on the popular CBS series, "NCIS." An avid proponent of exploring the world, she says, "Every time I travel, a little piece of that trip comes back with me and it becomes a part of me. Experience is something ...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Rap Monster (of BTS)

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Fresh off a win at the Billboard Music Awards, the K-Pop band BTS (Bangtan Boys) is continuing its sold-out world tour, which included arena dates in New York, Chicago and Los Angeles. Based out of South Korea, BTS recently hit No. 1 on the Billboard Twitter Chart, beating out One Direction's Harry Styles and Niall Horan. Rap Monster (ne Nam-...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Shay Mitchell

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The "Pretty Little Liars" series finale is airing later this summer, but Shay Mitchell (who plays |Emily Fields) doesn't have time to mourn. She has finished work on the horror film "Cadaver," has plans to write a follow-up to her book, "Bliss," and is working on Fullscreen's reality series, "Shades of Shay." Mitchell was born in Mississauga (...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With DJ White Shadow

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Best known to music fans as Lady Gaga's friend and collaborator, DJ White Shadow (nee Paul Blair) is a Grammy nominee ("Born This Way"). He is also a businessman, who opened the trendy eatery, Honey's, in Chicago's West Loop, and is the North American music director for W Hotels Worldwide. This spring, he launched the opening of the W Sound ...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Ian Harding

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Television viewers know Ian Harding as Ezra Fitz on Freeform's "Pretty Little Liars" -- the role that won him seven Teen Choice Awards. With the release of his first book, "Odd Birds" (St. Martin's Press, $25.99), he can also add author to his resume. In his collection of essays, Harding shares vignettes of his life in Hollywood, interspersed ...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Jimin Han

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Born in Seoul, South Korea, and raised in Ohio, Rhode Island and New York, where she is based, author Jimin Han says road trips are a wonderful way to see the United States. "We drove through Colorado one summer and (though) I get car sick, it was so spectacular I'd definitely do it again," she says. "We flew into Denver and drove to Great Sand ...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Phillip Keene

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Born and raised in Los Angeles, California, Phillip Keene lived in England, Holland and Miami before moving back to California 20 years ago. The actor is recognizable to television viewers as Buzz Watson, the character he portrays on TNT's crime procedural, "Major Crimes." He also played the same role in the long-running Kyra Sedgwick series, "...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Anka Muhlstein

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Born in Paris, New York-based author Anka Muhlstein has written biographies of James Mayer de Rothschild, Robert Chevalier de la Salle and Queen Victoria. Winner of the Academie Francaise and the Goncourt Prize for Biography, she and her husband, Louis Begley, co-authored "Venice for Lovers." In her latest book -- "The Pen and the Brush: How ...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Hunter McGrady

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Modeling runs in Hunter McGrady's family. Her mother, aunt and grandmother all modeled. And she, too, started modeling when she was 16. At nearly 6-foot tall, McGrady grew disheartened when agents told her she should trim a little fat from her already gaunt, size two body. Now 23, McGrady is one of the most popular "plus size" models, having ...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Brooke Williamson

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As expected, "Top Chef" winner Brooke Williamson is quite the foodie. "I'm a fan of anything that tastes yummy," says Williamson, 38. "I don't care where it comes from -- street cart or restaurant." Based in the South Bay of Los Angeles, the chef says she finds inspiration in her food creations during her travels. Fans may follow her on ...Read more

Celebrity Travel: Go Away With Tony Rock

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Based out of Los Angeles and Brooklyn, where he was born, comedian and actor Tony Rock says his favorite cities include Houston, Atlanta, Miami and Washington, D.C. But like his elder brother, Chris, he says nothing can replace New York City. "New York is home," he says. "It's so unique that there is no other place like it." The host of TV One's...Read more

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