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Gas Prices Costing Travel Plans

Posted May 3rd, 2012 by Staff Writers

Over the last year gas prices have surged up and down like a roller coaster — minus the enjoyment factor. A survey conducted in March asked gas consumers whether gas prices had caused them to reconsider or alter their vacation and travel plans for 2012.   Gas and Travel Since last year, the price of […]

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Categories: News

8 Fictional Sea Monsters That Gave Us The Creeps

Posted May 2nd, 2012 by Staff Writers

Dinosaurs vanished millions of years ago, but apparently, other mysterious creatures are still lurking at the bottom of lakes and oceans. Whether they come from folklore, shipwrecked stories, or merely our imaginations, mythical sea monsters continue to ignite our sense of adventure and wonder. To add to the mystique, there are many people who claim […]

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Categories: Fun

9 Things You Should Absolutely Never Do on a Plane

Posted May 1st, 2012 by Staff Writers

Modern air travel is an amazing thing. Within hours, you can travel across continents, arriving at exotic destinations with different time zones. Most airplanes are now equipped with in-flight entertainment providing an endless array of options as to movies to watch, games to play, and music to listen to while aboard your flight. Sitting in […]

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Categories: Airline News

Child Car Safety Information

Posted May 1st, 2012 by Staff Writers

As a parent, your top priority is to keep your child safe and healthy. Driving is risky, but the right car seats can dramatically reduce many common risks. From the moment your child is born, you need to make sure that he travels in an age-appropriate car seat. It’s important not to rush him through […]

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Categories: Travel Tips

7 Most Bizarre Hotels in Asia

Posted April 30th, 2012 by Staff Writers

Asia is the largest continent in the world, known for its scenic beauty and innovative cultures. From breakthrough technology to the most progressive architectural designs, Asia is where you’ll find some of the most unusual and bizarre sites, including travel accommodations. Here are seven of the most offbeat and off-the-wall hotels you’ll only find in […]

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Categories: Foreign Travel, Fun

3 Celebrity Hotel Drama Stories

Posted April 26th, 2012 by Staff Writers

If you have turned on the news lately, you’ve probably been surprised to hear commentary about the latest celebrity meltdown over the status of the nation. It seems that everyone is now an expert in the various celebrity lives. As a country we have become enamored with all things celebrity and it appears that we […]

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Categories: News

8 Safety Tips for Staying in a Youth Hostel Abroad

Posted April 26th, 2012 by Staff Writers

Hostels have gotten a bit of a bad rap, particularly after Quentin Tarantino’s gore fest of a film, Hostel, incited fear in many travelers with plans to backpack through Europe. However, hostels can be just as nice as hotels and are often cheaper. They cater mostly to younger travelers or solo travelers, creating the perfect […]

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Categories: Foreign Travel

The Impact of Somali Piracy

Posted April 24th, 2012 by Staff Writers

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Categories: Uncategorized

20 of the Most Cliché Travel Pictures Ever

Posted April 23rd, 2012 by Staff Writers

With summer drawing closer, it’s almost time to stuff your suitcases, update the passports, and put the finishing touches on those travel plans. Wherever it is you do decide to go, you’re sure to take thousands of pictures with local sites and tourist attractions. Cliché travel pictures are everywhere, but some are definitely worse than […]

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10 Ways to Stay Fit While on Vacation

Posted April 23rd, 2012 by Staff Writers

An extended vacation is a great break from the everyday norm. However, your trip may also mean a break from your workout routine, which can take its toll after indulging and relaxing on your vacation. Whether you’re headed to a nice beach or going to faraway lands, you can always incorporate fitness into your travel […]

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Categories: Travel Tips
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