Travel

How to Get Your Money Back on Track After Summer Splurges

For many growing up, summers used to mean camp, school vacation, part-time jobs, and internships. But for Millennials, specifically those ...
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Portland Family Fun Guide: Timothy Lake

Timothy Lake (Mt. Hood) On the eastern shore of Timothy Lake, in the Mt. Hood National Forest, lies Gone Creek ...
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Easy Weekend Getaways for West Coasters

Living on the West Coast is pretty great overall. No, we don’t get those amazing business class fares to Europe, ...
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Put These 5 Things on Your To-Do List Before SPG/Marriott Programs Fully Merge

Marriott slowly has been releasing pieces to the Starwood merger puzzle, and we now have yet another important piece. The ...
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Be Careful When Changing Your Car Reservation

I’m not normally too big on renting cars, but occasionally it’s a necessity. On a recent trip to Seattle, I ...
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5 Things I Loved about Turks and Caicos

Recently, my husband and I spent a week in Providenciales at The Somerset on Grace Bay. We went with friends ...
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Should You Bother with Hotel Credit Cards?

Earlier this year, my husband and I both signed up for the Hilton Aspire credit card to cash in on ...
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Highlights From Mt. Buffalo National Park

If you’re looking for a weekend trip from Melbourne that isn’t the Great Ocean Road or one of the other ...
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A Perfect Day in San Francisco

When I first started (and then promptly forgot about) this “perfect day” blog series, I wanted to document those rare ...
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One Week In Northern California: Road Trip Itinerary

If ever there was a place that was made for road tripping, it would be western USA. I always thought ...
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