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Top 5 (Lesser-Known) Natural Attractions in the U.S.

  • 2015-08-13

The wonderful thing about America is its diversity in geography, which makes some of nature's greatest wonders just a short flight or a drive away. You already know you should see the Grand Canyon, explore Yellowstone Park, and drive ...

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How to Stay Around the World For Free: A Guide to Budget Accommodation

  • 2015-07-30

It’s safe to say that traveling comes with a lot of expenses, from food and transport costs to shelling out for awesome activities. Perhaps the biggest expense for most travelers, though, is accommodation.   Many people choose to ...

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8 Things to do When You First Arrive in a City

  • 2015-07-01

Arriving in a new city can evoke a mixture of emotions. Firstly, you’re probably very excited - you might have been looking forward to the trip for a long time and will most probably have a certain amount ...

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Partnering with a Local Tour Guide, One of the Best European Travel Deals

  • 2015-06-30

Just last week I was on an airplane, a United flight from Aguascalientes, Mexico to Houston, Texas. It was my first time flying United, and I was surprised by the small screen staring back at me from the seatback I ...

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4 Easy Tips for Packing and Traveling Light

  • 2015-06-30

I traveled 9 times in the last year. Which means I should have figured out the whole 'how-to-pack' thing, right? Wrong. This is my basic packing strategy, join me in commiseration:   Step 1: Spend weeks thinking of what to take, go ...

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Exploring the Tiny Principalities of Europe

  • 2015-06-30

Sometimes the best travel is to the smallest places on earth. Tiny principalities in Europe are packed full of fun and exciting things to do, whether it is a visit to some of the best beaches in the world or ...

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How Traveling Alone Will Make You a Badass

  • 2015-06-30

For a long time I didn't know what I wanted.  Truth be told, I was too afraid to inquire-never stopping to listen within (isn't this far too common?) to know what I always wanted.  At 28 ...

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10 Tips for Traveling Around Europe on a Budget

  • 2015-06-30

Europe makes a regular appearance on budget backpacking lists, but it’s definitely not the cheapest. Not when you compare it to the rock-bottom prices of South East Asia, or the low costs of traveling in South America.   ...

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