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Navigating Mexico: 11 Essential Tips for a Memorable Journey

Traveling can be fun, even when crossing the border from your own country. Having taken several trips to Mexico before, I can attest that there are some tried and true tips for traveling safely and maximizing your fun simultaneously. We’ve …

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The Ultimate Mexico Travel Guide

Mexico is one of the most popular countries for travelers, whether you’re strapping a backpack to your back or heading out with a luxury tour group. And it’s easy to see why — Mexico offers everything from beautiful beaches and …

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25 Best Day Trips From Portland

You might be surprised to learn how many incredible travel destinations are just a few hours’ drive from Portland, Oregon.  In this article, we have curated a list of 25 exceptional day trips from Portland, each carefully selected to enrich …

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13 Most Unique Places To Stay in Oregon

What do you think of when you think of travel? Is it internationally, somewhere exotic, a luxury resort, or a road trip? Almost everyone is drawn to unique experiences regardless of their idea of travel or desires. Well, what if …

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11 Small Coastal Towns in the United States To Visit This Year

The beach lover in me is already so tired of the overcrowded tourist hotspots. If you’re the same, looking for a tranquil escape with all the charm of coastal living, we’re going to let you in on a little secret—the …

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Angel’s Rest Trail: Everything You Need To Know to Hike This Gorge Beauty

Nestled in the heart of the Columbia River Gorge, just a stone’s throw from the bustling city of Portland, lies Angels Rest Trail with breathtaking vistas and a touch of serenity away from the urban sprawl. By the end of …

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11 of the Largest Cruise Ports on Earth

While most of us think of cruises as the ultimate getaway, the ports they come and go from are often just as impressive. Cruise ports are a vital part of the cruising experience as they provide passengers access to some …

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10 Forbidden Places That No One Is Allowed To Visit

Human curiosity knows no bounds, even for places off-limits to all wanderers and adventurers. The insatiable desire to conquer new grounds drives us, but there are destinations best left unexplored. These 10 forbidden places on Earth hold untold mysteries, intrigues, …

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The Best Things to do In Canmore in Winter

While Banff often steals the spotlight in the Canadian Rockies, the nearby town of Canmore has plenty to offer visitors, especially during winter when the mountains get covered in snow.  From dog sledding to frozen waterfalls, there are many amazing …

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How to Beat High Hotel Prices With Redweek Vacation Rentals

With food, energy, and gas prices increasing, how can you afford vacation accommodations when their price tag is also rising? I’ve got a trusted, popular booking website that many people don’t know about that can save you money when booking …

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Your Guide to Exploring West Edmonton Mall

Once the world’s largest mall and now the largest in North America, the West Edmonton Mall is a top-class entertainment and shopping destination. The mall welcomes around 32 million visitors annually, attracting people worldwide to explore its eclectic array of …

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12 Cool Reasons to Visit Banff This Winter

Are you looking for the ultimate winter getaway in North America? Banff National Park is the perfect place to visit whether you want a solo adventure, a romantic trip, or something for the whole family. Considered the gem of the …

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Small Ships, Big Experiences: Passengers Spill the Real Secrets To Memorable Cruising

The luxury cruise market is expected to accommodate just over 1 million guests this year, a significant increase from the 600,000 guests in 2019, according to the 2023 Luxury Cruise Market Report by Cruise Industry News. Approximately half of 2023’s class …

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Viking: The Voyage Continues

Depending upon your age and how you prefer to spend your leisure time, most people have a top-five bucket list of fantasy destinations.  Conjuring visions of Machu Picchu, a thrilling African safari, the mystery of the Galapagos, or the famed …

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10 Most LGBTQ-Friendly Universities in the United States

If you’re looking to study in the United States, and are more interested in universities that provide friendly environments for the LGBTQ community, you’ve come to the right place. Each year, a new list is published by the Campus Pride …

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The 10 Best LGBTQ Pride Celebrations in the World

One of the largest and one of the most popular celebrations worldwide is pride celebrations, and they’re held just about everywhere across the globe nowadays. In every part of the world, the LGBTQ community is attending show-stopping costumes and jaw-dropping …

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10 Top Camping Trips for Boomers

From campgrounds surrounded by glaciers and others surrounded by sandy beaches, boomers have an excellent selection of some of America’s top campgrounds for traveling. With many outdoor opportunities such as hiking, fishing, and viewing rare wildlife, camping is an excellent …

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10 Bucket List Holidays for the Boomer Traveler

Boomer traveling is becoming more popular, with boomers accounting for around eighty percent of luxury traveling. According to an AARP study, boomers who still haven’t retired take around five trips each year. Boomers travel differently than millennials, as they like …

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10 Easy Hiking Routes That the Boomer Generation Will Love

While everyone ages, once you’ve reached the age of 60, you might begin to notice that your body has more limitations than it used to. However, even with age, that shouldn’t deter boomers from exploring new hiking trails throughout the …

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10 Top Bonding Trips for Boomer Women in 2024

Sometimes, what you need is a nice getaway with your girlfriends to experience some girl bonding time. So, we’ve compiled a list of our top 10 bonding trips for boomer women in 2024. 1. Eat Your Way Around the World …

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