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On Summer Vacation? Avoid Mobile Roaming Charges With These Tips

Traveling today is a lot easier thanks to the tech tools in our pockets. Anyone can download a few smartphone apps (many of them free) to reserve hotel rooms, navigate cities, translate signs through the camera, and, with the latest AI-driven apps, even translate conversations in real time.  But those fancy phone features require a…

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Top 5 Tips for a Sustainable Summer Vacation: Eco-Friendly Travel Ideas

As summer approaches, you’re likely itching to travel. This year, consider making your vacation a time for relaxation, adventure and a chance to contribute positively to the environment. Eco-friendly travel is a growing trend focusing on sustainability and conservation. Here are some ideas to help you plan an eco-friendly vacation this summer. 1. Embrace Minimalist…

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How to Plan a Group Summer Vacation With Other Families

Brooding Deep thoughts on modern family life from Kathryn Jezer-Morton. Illustration: Hannah Buckman This article originally appeared in Brooding, a subscriber-exclusive newsletter about modern family life. Sign up here. Family life has a front stage and a backstage. The way we behave together in public is so different as to sometimes be unrecognizable from the…

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Plan your summer vacation to Rhode Island’s beaches

Rhode Island is America’s smallest state, but it’s got plenty to offer for a great summer vacation. Here you’ll find great food, fun wineries, rich history and spectacular beaches, making it a top getaway destination not just in New England, but up and down the eastern coastline. Whether you’re a history buff, a nature lover,…

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Plan your summer vacation to the Oregon Coast

If you’ve ever struggled to choose between a cabin (or tent) in the woods and a seaside getaway, you’ll love Oregon’s Coast – especially in the summer. This 363-mile-long stretch of Pacific wonderland is not your typical beach destination. Sure, there are plenty of sandy shores and rocked-in coves, seafood shacks and cozy ocean-facing inns.…

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Plan your Prince Edward Island vacation

36 From red, sandy beaches, to fresh seafood, fun festivals, and beautiful scenery, Prince Edward Island is an incredible vacation destination. The island is inviting, unique, and like nowhere else, from Charlottetown to Green Gables Shore, Summerside, the North Cape Coastal Drive, and the eastern coastline. Read on for my full guide on why PEI…

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How to Plan an Amazing Multigenerational Vacation Your Family Will Love

“Stephanie has left the chat” popped up in a little green bubble in our family chat group. BARELY A SECOND HAD PASSED and my brother replied, “NO! We need you!!!” This basically sums up vacations with my family. We are a multigenerational brood of 26 people, aged 8 to 84, and I am the tour…

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