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16 July 2014

3 Reasons to Skip a Gondola in Venice

We give you three good reasons not to spend on a gondola ride the next time you are in Venice.

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23 November 2013

Passports with Purpose 2013: Bloggers Making a Difference

Learn about Passports with Purpose and win some great travel prizes for a good cause.

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Lily Heise  |  No Comments

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28 August 2013

Practical Facts: Shopping in China

Shopping in China? Learn what to buy and what to skip.

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29 July 2013

Best Beach Trips Outside Rome

As summer heats up, find our suggestions for the best beaches to visit outside of Rome.

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Jessica Stewart  |  No Comments

Panoramic view of Santa Marinella beach

11 June 2013

Practical Facts: Getting to the Airport in Paris, Madrid & Barcelona

Skip that taxi by learning some practical tips for traveling from the airport in Paris, Barcelona, and Madrid.

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Genevieve Timmins  |  2 Comments

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7 August 2012

Alternatives to walking tours: other ways to discover a city

What are the best alternatives to walking when visiting a new city? We’ve selected a few of our favorites.

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Petulia  |  5 Comments

bikes in Paris

11 May 2012

China Visas – What You Need to Know

What to do when you need a visa to China and you have not planned in advance.

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Paul Bennett  |  1 Comment

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15 March 2012

Spring Weekend Getaway in New York City

Everyone has their favorite season for visiting New York City, but we think the early spring, when the trees and…

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Carolyn Macuga  |  3 Comments

Spring walking tour in New York City

12 December 2011

Five Free Holiday Activities in Philadelphia

The holidays are rapidly approaching, and amidst the shopping crunch we all need to take little time to revel in…

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Since 1956 the historic department store Wanamakers has been entertaining shoppers with its festive holiday light and music show,

27 July 2011

Summer Activities in Paris

What to do in Paris during the Summer? We take a look at various options!

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Lily Heise  |  No Comments

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5 May 2011

Cozy Accommodations in Boston

One of our favorite ways to travel is to stay in small inns, guesthouses and bed and breakfasts. We feel…

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Carolyn Macuga  |  No Comments

Beacon Hill

3 May 2011

A guide to Green London

A guide to visiting London in a more sustainable way.

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Petulia  |  No Comments

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14 October 2010

Hotels in Istanbul

Context docent and bazaar expert recommends hotels in Sultanahmet for travelers on a budget.

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Paul Bennett  |  3 Comments

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10 October 2010

Solution for data roaming in UK

We’ve found a great solution for data roaming charges in the UK.

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Paul Bennett  |  1 Comment

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14 September 2010

European Patrimony Days in Paris September 18-19

European Patrimony Days in Paris September 18-19, exceptional building openings and much more

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Lily Heise  |  No Comments

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30 August 2010

London Open House Weekend

Suggestions for a visit to the London Open House Weekend

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Petulia  |  1 Comment

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