Thursday, June 6, 2013

10 Best Places in Canada for a Family Summer Vacation





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From MSN Travel:

Canada may not have a long summer season, but there’s no denying we make the most of what we’ve got.  Blessed with an abundance of shorelines, mountain ranges and fruit-filled valleys, families can easily escape to the destination that best suits their brood.

So grab your suitcase or haul out the RV, just make sure you get to one of these hot spots soon.

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Tuesday, April 30, 2013

How to be a New York local: 11 tips for faking it




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From CNN Travel:

New York: It's the city that gave the world Martin Scorsese, the Ramones and proper bagels (thanks, local tap water).

While most visitors will never experience all its boroughs -- indeed, they'll likely fail to go south of Houston Street -- there are certain characteristics that will land you in good stead from Chelsea to Coney Island, or at least stop New Yorkers from urging you to get on your tractor and ride back to Iowa..


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Thursday, March 28, 2013

10 Ways To Improve the Travel Industry Right Now








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From CNN Travel:

Few things are worse for the traveller than nasty surprises.

Yet we keep travelling.Not simply because we like to travel or because we must travel, but because we accept that the world is an imperfect place and the travel industry an imperfect business that likes, when possible, to get by on the bare minimum.

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Tuesday, March 5, 2013

What Your Hotel Knows About You








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From CNN Travel:

Shhh. They can hear you. They're listening as we speak -- logging every word, tracing every step.

Even tonight, while you sleep under your hotel-monogrammed duvet, rest assured that 20 stories below, in some undisclosed location, researchers are hard at work documenting your whims and wishes -- Loves biking! Hates bananas! -- trying to crack the profound mystery that is You.

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Friday, January 25, 2013

Southwest Airlines New Boarding Fees













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From CNN Travel:

Want to be the first to board a Southwest Airlines flight?

It'll cost you.

Starting 45 minutes before a flight's departure, any remaining spots in the airline's "A" boarding group can now be purchased for a $40 fee payable by credit card.

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Tuesday, January 8, 2013

Destinations to Watch in 2013



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From Yahoo Travel:
Here's a great New Year's resolution: Travel more. We've looked into the 2013 crystal ball and found destinations to dazzle in the year ahead.

Find out why you're invited to the Emerald Isle, how the City by the Bay is making the most of its waterfront, and which country is set to make a dramatic solo debut into the European Union next year..

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Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Bucket List: 14 Amazing Trips





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From Frommers:

We all take simple vacations, but when was the last time you traveled somewhere that changed who you are and how you see the world?

These 14 places, while not always easy to reach, inspire travelers to rethink -- and perhaps better appreciate the world around us.

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