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It’s Time for Vacation Planning. The Best Travel Accessories for Your Next Trip.

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It’s Time for Vacation Planning. The Best Travel Accessories for Your Next Trip.

Summer is fast approaching and you know what that means. It’s time to throw caution to the wind, take that vacation you’re in desperate need of and forget all the rules. But you might want to hold off on letting your alter ego out until after you’ve arrived at your destination because there’s no greater…

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Travel Gadgets To Take On Your Next Vacation

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Travel Gadgets To Take On Your Next Vacation

Scrubba is basically your very own portable litle washing machine! All it takes is a couple liters of water, a little washing liquid, and 3 minutes, making it faster and cheaper than desperately trying to find a laundromat. Ostrich Pillow Ostrich Pillow | $98 AMAZON It may look a little silly, but you’ll thank me later!…

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Author Michael Pollan on food, travel and identity

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Author Michael Pollan on food, travel and identity

Writer, activist and food guru Michael Pollan continues to explore the relationship between human identity and plants. His most recent book, How to Change Your Mind, argues that psychedelics, like travel, can feed both the body and soul. Over interviews from his wood-lined Northern California home study, the author of classics like The Omnivore’s Dilemma and In Defense…

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17 Best Travel Gadgets to Buy in 2019, According to the GH Institute

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17 Best Travel Gadgets to Buy in 2019, According to the GH Institute

Getting ready for a vacation is never easy (there’s always something you’re bound to forget to pack) but once you’re there, you want the trip to be a breeze. To make your adventure easier than ever, all you need is a few of these cool products ranging from smart luggage to the ultimate utility jacket. These are the best travel gadgets to buy…

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9 Travel Books That Will Seriously Spark Your Summer Wanderlust

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9 Travel Books That Will Seriously Spark Your Summer Wanderlust

The first official day of summer is just weeks away, and for some people, those long days of warm weather mean just one thing: that the season of wanderlust is in full swing, and it’s time to hit the road. Or the air! Or the sea! (Or, whatever else you hit as soon as your bags are packed…

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Amazing Apps To Improve Your Business Travel Experience

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Amazing Apps To Improve Your Business Travel Experience

v In this age of technological innovation, I believe that there is hardly anything which technology cannot experiment with. You say it, and there is a chance that there has been some or the other technological innovation with that respect. So, naturally, you can expect that we have good enough technology to make travelling easier…

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Steve Matthews on a global travel book’s Cumbrian jaunts

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Steve Matthews on a global travel book’s Cumbrian jaunts

Visit: 111 Places in the Lake District That You Shouldn’t Miss by Solange Berchemin (Emons, £12.99) The publisher is German. Their series of travel guides offers 111 places to visit in a strangely varied range of locations. There’s everywhere from Jerusalem to Iceland with Sheffield, Malta and the Algarve in between. And everything from the…

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Catalysing economic growth through business travel

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Catalysing economic growth through business travel

In the corporate world, companies continue to uphold the importance of in-person meetings for building and maintaining long-term work relationships and closing business deals. Business travel helps companies expand their business, meet new clients, scope where to market, learn new trends and analyse how others conduct business. World over, business travel is becoming a catalyst…

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5 Best Travel Accessories You Need This Summer

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5 Best Travel Accessories You Need This Summer

If you’re hitting the road this summer, make sure you’re packing the essentials: all the toiletries you need, cool outfits, and these travel accessories meant to make your trip as painless as possible. Traveling can be stressful, but if you’re heading out for a nice, relaxing summer trip, there are ways to make it easier…

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Travel writer to share tales, tips in Old Forge

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Travel writer to share tales, tips in Old Forge

ON THE GO — New Hampshire-based travel writer Dan Szczesny shares stories, photos and travel tips of his voyages around the world May 7 at the Old Forge Library. Posted Tuesday, May 7, 2019 4:00 pm New Hampshire-based journalist and travel writer Dan Szczesny will host a presentation on “Living the Traveling Life” about travels around the world…

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Visit the real-life forests that inspired these famous books

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Visit the real-life forests that inspired these famous books

Poets, novelists, and playwrights around the world have long been fueled by forests. Quite simply, walking helps us think. In “When I Am Among the Trees,” poet Mary Oliver writes that the trees call out to her, “Stay awhile…It’s simple…you too have come into the world to do this, to go easy, to be filled with…

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Black Travel Vibes: Get into The Colorful City of Cartagena

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Black Travel Vibes: Get into The Colorful City of Cartagena

Sunshine and smiles is what you’ll find when you do a quick google search on Colombia. The South American country and its people, are warm and welcoming, and make visitors feel like they belong from the moment they arrive. Another reason why travelers flock to Colombia is affordability. Despite being popular amongst tourists, the country…

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8 Ways to Avoid the ‘Bad Health’ Burden of Business Trips

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8 Ways to Avoid the ‘Bad Health’ Burden of Business Trips

“I love traveling for business,” said very few people ever. Traveling, sure: Who doesn’t like a change of scenery and the insights gained from seeing the world with new eyes? But frequent business travel is strongly correlated to a wide range of physical and behavioral health risks. International travel can be particularly problematic for business professionals, exposing…

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Travel Leaders Picks Up Former Amex Partners in Corporate Travel Push

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Travel Leaders Picks Up Former Amex Partners in Corporate Travel Push

It’s been interesting to watch Travel Leaders Group grow in recent years, changing its strategy from dominating North America to making strategic inroads in business travel markets around the world. The company’s most recent move to add 40 new member agencies to its Travel Leaders Corporate arm shows the way that industry consolidation has forced regional companies…

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