Alternative summer vacation destinations

Ready to summer somewhere new? Pack your sunglasses and your best camera and start working your way through our list of alternative summer destinations. By Stine Gjevnøe Sørensen Skip the crowds this summer and try a road less traveled – and way more interesting. From the world’s highest-altitude capital city to an obscure

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The Difference Between Direct And Nonstop Flights

While you may have thought the two words were interchangeable, there's an important difference between “direct” and “nonstop” flights. To avoid any future confusion, listen up. Nonstop flights take you from one airport to another without stopping. Board the plane, buckle your seatbelt, and the next time you touch ground you

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Canada’s Top Travel Rewards Credit Cards for 2018

If you're going to use a credit card, you might as well get some air miles, right? Canadian credit card offers have always been extremely stingy when compared to the US. According to rewardscanada, the top Canadian all around travel rewards credit card is the Scotiabank Gold American Express card which

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Visiting Colorado: 6 Things You (Actually) Need to Know

There's a lot to see and do when you're visiting Colorado. But there are some things that everybody should know about this beautiful state. I live at about 7000 feet/2100 meters above sea level, but I am affected by altitude sickness when I get above 11,000 feet/3400 meters. You can climb

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The 20 greatest cities to live in

The annual Mercer Quality of Living index takes into account a multitude of factors, including economic and political environment, infrastructure, public transport, health, recreation and housing, to decide which cities are most desirable. Insert drum roll here. And the most liveable place in the world (for the eighth year in a

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50+ Girlfriend Getaways Gain Popularity

Girlfriend getaways gain popularity among retirees, preretirees as many women over 50 are discovering the rejuvenating properties of vacationing with female friends. In the first month of 2018, women-only bookings have surpassed the total number of women-only trips operated by Abercrombie & Kent in 2017. Typically, the company's trips are 7

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5 fantastic London walks that photographers will love

Whether you have a very expensive camera, a high quality phone camera, a pocket size point and shoot camera,  or you just like to walk and see the sights, there's nothing better than getting some free tips from someone who lives and works in London. Read the whole article in Wanderlust.   Book

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12 Things I Wish I’d Known Before Visiting Iceland

The popularity of Iceland has skyrocketed in the past few years, so if you're thinking about going, here are 12 things I wish I’d known before visiting Iceland. Read the full article on Cheapflights. Book your flight to Iceland here. Need a hotel? Here ya go! Book tours, attractions, and activities

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50 Things to do in Europe for €5 or less

50 Things to do in Europe for €5 or less. At the time of posting, that translates to about $6 USD or $8 CAD. Whatever currency you're using, that's pretty inexpensive. You'll find terrific tips on things to do in London, Paris, Rome, Barcelona, Berlin, and Lisbon. Thanks to Eurocheapo for this. Find

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