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Hidden Hotel Fees

Common Hotel Fees to Watch For Choosing the right place to stay on a trip is important. Watch out for these hidden fees next time you make plans to travel. Shuttle – Be sure to ask the hotel if they charge for the shuttle. Do not assume that shuttles are free as many hotels are […]

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Way Cool Off the Beaten Path Road Trips – Austin to Gruene

I love taking road trips. There is something about finding out of the way places and exploring, there is a sense of excitement in never knowing what your are going to discover or what interesting people you will meet along the way.   Central Texas has a special place in my heart, I lived in […]

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4 Ways to Make Summer Travel More Affordable

With summer travel season right around the corner, many families are busy planning where to visit or making air and lodging reservations.  We have put together a few easy ways you can cut the cost of any summer vacation.   Try Out a Vacation Rental Renting a vacation property can be an excellent way to […]

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Millennials Spending Tax Refunds on Dream Vacation

Starting April 15th 3-Day Special Tax Day Travel Sale!   According to a recent survey by Travelocity, dream vacations top the list of “wouldn’t it be nice to splurge” uses of tax refunds. When taxpayers were asked if they would rather use their tax refund on something like repairing the family automobile or splurge on […]

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Egypt & Your Pockets – Saving Money On an Egyptian Holiday

Visiting Egypt during peak season is usually the most expensive time to travel, both due to the long, hot days and the children’s summer break from school. However, with a lot of planning ahead and some good advice, you can save money on your trip to Egypt. Choose the right time of year As temperatures […]

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Summer Activities to Get You in Shape on a Budget

So you’ve survived another winter, and want to get fit and healthy this summer. You want to make the most of those long sunlight hours and summer holidays. But you don’t want to break the bank. Here are some fun summer activities that are sure to get you fit on a budget.   Cycling Ok, […]

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