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World Tipping Chart

World Tipping Chart Get up to speed with the tipping etiquette of your destination. Know how much to tip and ...
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Montreal Jazz Festival performers

Where to Stay for the Montreal International Jazz Festival

Where are the best places to stay near the Montreal Jazz Fest that happens each summer? Which hotels get you ...
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Paris on a budget

Ease the Sting of 5 Expensive Cities by Finding Free Attractions and Events

Ah, the glamorous life of jetting off to Paris or Tokyo. If only we all had unlimited travel funds, right? ...
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The Boardwalk in Ponce, Puerto Rico.

Puerto Rico: What’s New in this U.S. Territory?

A lot of people give Puerto Rico a bad rap for various reasons, but we're here to tell you that ...
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Rome Hassler Hotel

Rome Offers Many Unique Hotels

New places are always popping up around the city of Rome, but two new and improved options, both near the ...
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The Hotel Zones of Los Cabos, Mexico

If you're headed to the resort area of Los Cabos in Mexico for the first time, you may not realize ...
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Pink Street is one of the highlights of Lisbon's great nightlife. photo: www.itsallbee.com

Lisbon’s Pink Street is Your Nightlife Destination

Lisbon: From Red Light District to Pink Street, the Rehabilitation of a Neighborhood A party scene like you've never seen ...
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Top 10 Most Luxurious Hotels In The World

Top 10 Most Luxurious Hotels In The World

When comparing high-end hotels around the globe, there's luxury and then there’s luxury. This week's Travel Tip Tuesday explores the ...
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The Bristol Hotel, right near the river and in the heart of the city, is perfect for a City Break.

Bristol, England, Makes a Great City Break

Sometimes, frequent travelers like to avoid the most popular cities, hoping instead to discover an out of the way place ...
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30+ hotel brands to keep track of with Marriott

Can We Really Keep Up With All These Hotel Brands?

Quick - if you have 30,000 Starwood or Marriott points, at which of their brands can you probably stay one ...
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You want Bonwi points? Go to London!

London Is a Great Place to Score a Lot of Bonwi Points

We just returned from a trip to London and what a remarkable city it is.  Part of what surprised me ...
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Car Rentals and Bonwi: A Winning Combination

Car Rentals and Bonwi: A Winning Combination

Bonwi might be better known at this point for the best way to accumulate points for hotel stays, but it's ...
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Rome's 21st Century Attractions

Rome’s 21st Century Attractions

When most people think of Rome they picture the Pantheon, the Coliseum, and the like. While these landmarks should definitely ...
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Tips on Saving During Your European Getaway

Tips on Saving During Your European Getaway

Looking for budget friendly tips for your next European getaway? Below are our top cost-effective tips to consider during your ...
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Carondelet Palace, office and house of the Presidents of Ecuador.

Quito Is the Pearl in Ecuador’s Oyster

Quito, Ecuador, is a UNESCO World Heritage city, and one of the highest capitals in the world, at 9350 elevation, ...
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8 Trivia Bits to Know About Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm is a gorgeous capital city in Scandinavia and you could take a thousand postcard-perfect photos on a visit here ...
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Bogota: What's New in the Colombian Capital?

Bogota: What’s New in the Colombian Capital?

Have you ever been to Colombia? Most people will probably say no. And that's unfortunate because, between a great party ...
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Wild Cabo Tours takes visitors up close to the famous "El Arco" in Cabo St. Lucas.

Los Cabos: What’s New in this Popular Mexican Resort?

Apart from being among the world’s best destinations for beaches and scuba diving, Los Cabos also has a whole smorgasbord ...
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In Quito, a ski lift takes locals and visitors up the steep sides of the mountains.

Quito, Ecuador: Attractions and Hotels in the Capital of Ecuador

If you ask a random person on the street where Quito is, they may give you a confused look rather ...
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In Vancouver, don't miss the thrill of walking on the Capilano Suspension bridge.

See Vancouver’s Famous Capilano Bridge for a Killer View

Vancouver… the city is known for its hockey, its maple syrup, and of course, the Capilano Suspension Bridge. If you’re ...
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Djurgarden, an Island Escape from the Bustle of Stockholm, Sweden

Djurgarden, an Island Escape from the Bustle of Stockholm, Sweden

The best things in life are free, right?  Luckily, in Sweden, you don’t have to go far or pay a ...
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Tips on Eating in Europe

Tips on Eating in Europe

While in Europe, food is enjoyed as much as art, language, and traditions. From sampling local hidden gems to experiencing ...
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The Thriller, a crazy fast speedboat that takes tourists on a tour near Puerto Vallarta.

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico: One of Mexico’s Best Resort Cities

On the Pacific coast of Mexico lies the beautiful resort town of Puerto Vallarta, long known for its unique water ...
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Harry Potter London Studio tour

Exploring the Worlds of Harry Potter in London

The character of Harry Potter, the international book and movie phenomenon, is about as British as it gets. So London ...
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Rome: When is the Best Time to Go, and Which Hotel to Choose?

Rome: When is the Best Time to Go, and Which Hotel to Choose?

When is the best time to visit Rome?  April to June and late September to October are the best months for ...
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Rome By Segway

Rome By Segway

Touring Rome during the day is an incredible experience, but Rome by Segway has officially given sightseeing a new name ...
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In London, Harrods offers the widest and most impressive array of luxury goods and fine foods in their huge food court.

In London, You’ve Gotta Go to Harrods!

Among the many shops and restaurants of London, one stand-out is the extravagant Harrods shopping mall. Situated in the Knightsbridge ...
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Romantic, Budget-Friendly European Getaways

Romantic, Budget-Friendly European Getaways

Looking to plan a romantic getaway? Check out some of our favorite romantic locations in Europe which won't break the ...
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