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How to Find Cheap Airfare with Google Flights


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We’ve probably all booked our own flights by now. Orbitz, Expedia, Priceline, Kayak, SkyScanner and dozens of other companies allow us to book cheap flights but what I have found is that they don’t usually offer a feature to select multiple cities of travel. So how does one buy a ticket to visit multiple cities?

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How to get into the German Capital Building


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Here’s how you do it. 1. You need to make a FREE reservation to visit the Reichstag. You will have to fill out a few forms and give them your passport number. 2. Once you have been confirmed and you receive an e.mail that looks like the one seen below. You are ready to go. 3.

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The 4 most common International Travel Adapters


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One thing that just about every traveler needs is a quality international travel adapter so you can use/charge your electronic devices while in foreign countries. There are several different types of adapters but for consistency of this post I am going to refer to the outlet (power points for all of my friends abroad) as

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Where are the Pickpockets in Barcelona?


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It was Christmas morning 2012 and I went down to my hostel lobby to get some breakfast and get my day started. My Aussie friend, Kristyn was down there and she was going to get some coffee and go for a walk. She invited me and I gladly obliged. We decided to go to a

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YOU ARE HERE…maybe


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I just made it onto a train from BCN Airport (with a free train ticket) to set out into the city of Barcelona, Spain. I’m not sure what stop I managed to get off at but I remember that it was where the vast majority of other riders seem to be getting off at so

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3 ways to give a FREE train ride


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One of the things that I always try to do when I travel is to help fellow travelers out whenever I see one. Sometimes I see them looking around confused, walking aimlessly with a backpack on or maybe just stressed out from the language barrier or poor directions. I have been victims of all of

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How to save money later by spending money now


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I think one of the biggest inhibitors of travel is that “It’s expensive” in the minds of almost everyone. I’m not going to say that it’s cheap but one of the best ways to save money for a trip is by creating it out of nothing. I’m talking about purchasing foreign currency when it is cheap/weak

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