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Why do I Travel?

Anyone who knows me knows that I love to travel.  There is almost no place I wouldn't want to visit or experience.  I think I have always been this way.  When I was younger I was obsessed with geography.  I loved learning about different countries and their cultures.  I remember the first time I was… Continue reading Why do I Travel?

Montréal, Quebec, Canada
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This past weekend I took a trip up to Montréal.  It was a last minute-spur of the moment booking for me. I also did something I have never done before: I booked an Amtrak ticket.  The last time I was on a train was over in Ireland.  I learned that train travel in the US… Continue reading Montréal

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Hostels vs. Hotels

How do you choose between a hostel, hotel, guesthouse, or B&B? Chances are, if you have traveled abroad, you have asked yourself this very question.  You may factor in price, location, and your age.  So, what are the big differences between you options for accommodations and how do you choose what's right for you? Hotels… Continue reading Hostels vs. Hotels