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Guess Where? National Park

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It's summer and many of our readers are going on road trips to visit America's beautiful national parks, as seen in this recent slideshow. Can you guess which national park this photo was shot in?

Log in and leave your guesses below and check back here on Monday for the answer.

UPDATE 7/11/11: Both moretrends and MyFareFoodie guessed right. This photo is of the Lower Falls of the Yellowstone River in Yellowstone National Park.

Lyndsey Matthews is an online editorial assistant at Travel + Leisure.

Photo courtesy of Travel + Leisure's Photo Contest

Guess Where? Wheels

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Last year on a road trip through the South I spotted this peacock colored beauty in a museum. Can you guess where this is? Bonus points if you can guess who this gold-rimmed Cadillac belonged to!

Log in and leave your guesses below and check back here on Tuesday for the answer.

UPDATE 7/05/11: Nobody guessed on the blog, but some people who put their answers on our Facebook page got the city right, at least. This car belonged to musician Isaac Hayes and can be found at the Stax Museum of American Soul Music in Memphis.

Lyndsey Matthews is an online editorial assistant at Travel + Leisure.

Photo courtesy of Lyndsey Matthews

Strange Hotels More Popular Than Ever

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Savvy travelers are turning to websites like iStopover.com and Airbnb.com to find affordable alternatives to staying in expensive chain hotels. What you may not realize is that some of these accommodations have way more character than your average roadside motel. Here we've gathered up a few of the bizarre and unique options found on iStopover.com. Ever wanted to live in a shoe? Now’s your chance . . .

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Guess Where? Beach

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Don't you wish you were here right now? But before you start booking your trips, you have to guess where it is. Do you know which U.S. National Park this gorgeous beach is in?

Log in and leave your guesses below and check back here on Monday for the answer.

UPDATE 6/27/11: This beautiful sunset can be found on the shores of Rialto Beach in Washington's Olympic National Park.

Lyndsey Matthews is an online editorial assistant at Travel + Leisure.

Photo courtesy of T+L's Photo Contest

Guess Where? Mural

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This mural can be found in the lobby of a famous building with a famous address. Is that too many hints? I hope not. Can you guess where this is?

Log in and leave your guesses below and check back here on Monday for the answer.

UPDATE 6/20/11: LetsGo_Mark got it right! This beautiful Art Deco mural is in 30 Rockefeller Plaza in New York. The building's official name is the GE Building, but most people know it as "30 Rock" from Tina Fey's popular TV show.

Lyndsey Matthews is an online editorial assistant at Travel + Leisure.

Photo by Adrien Glover

20% Off Travel Photography at 20x200

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Still looking for that perfect Father's Day present for your travel-loving dad? Fear not. Affordable online art gallery 20x200, which has a wonderful collection of travel prints, just kicked off their semi-annual sale this afternoon. Nab an extra 20% off of orders of $50 or more by entering the code RIDONK at checkout. $20 prints are now just $16, $50 now $40, and so on! The sale goes from now until Monday.

They’ve already curated a great gift guide for dads so you don’t have to dig through their entire archives. They also have gift guides for grads and newlyweds.

Lyndsey Matthews is an online editorial assistant at Travel + Leisure.

Photo Courtesy of Tod Seelie/20x200.com

Guess Where? Yellow Buddha

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This vibrant building, decorated in small sculptures of the Buddha, is part of an imperial garden complex that re-opened as a public park in 1924. Do you know where this is?

Log in and leave your guesses below and check back here on Monday for the answer.

UPDATE 6/17/11: Sorry for the delay! Again, no guesses this time. Remember, leave your answers here if you're coming from Facebook. This ornate building is in the Summer Palace in Beijing.

Lyndsey Matthews is an online editorial assistant at Travel + Leisure.

Photo by Lyndsey Matthews

Guess Where? Brewery

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What you're looking at here is a series of trucks, trains and boats hanging from the ceiling of a famous brewery in Europe. Can you guess where this is?

Log in and leave your guesses below and check back here on Monday for the answer.

UPDATE 6/06/11: Nobody got this! If you're eager to know, it's the Guinness Brewery in Dublin, Ireland.

Lyndsey Matthews is an online editorial assistant at Travel + Leisure.

Photo by Lyndsey Matthews

Guess Where? Traffic Cones

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With the deadline to submit images to our Strangest Sights photo contest coming up soon, I thought I'd make this week's Guess Where a bit bizarre. For years, this statue has been repeatedly "coned" by locals despite frequent reminders by the city's police department that it is unsafe and against the law to climb up on the statue and do so. Can you figure out where this is? Bonus points if you can guess who the man on the horse is.

Log in and leave your guesses below and check back here on Monday for the answer.

If you'd like to add your weirdly wonderful images to our photo contest, the deadline to submit images is next Tuesday, May 31 and you can do it here.

UPDATE 5/31/11: This is MyFareFoodie's second correct guess! This is the Duke of Wellington Statue in Glasgow, Scotland.

Lyndsey Matthews is an online editorial assistant at Travel + Leisure.

Photo by Lyndsey Matthews

T+L Spotlight: Postcards From America

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What do a thirsty pair of hopeful immigrants in Juarez, a mime in Bisbee, and a man hanging out on the steps of a motel in Tuscon all have in common? Don't stress, this isn't a joke or trick question. . .

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