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The 7 Types Of Friends You Have While Planning A Trip

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The 7 Types Of Friends You Have While Planning A Trip

Planning a vacation can either be one of the most exciting or stressful experiences of your life. Somehow it seems to be one of the other and never falls anywhere between. In the course of planning, people’s personalities start to show a little more clearly as the process progresses. If you have a lazy friend, then they will probably be lazy in the planning process. Trust me, planning a vacation is the last place you would want to have a lazy friend because far too much communication goes into it. You probably have one person in your travel tribe who...

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Everyone Cannot Go: Why You Cannot Vacation With Everyone

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Everyone Cannot Go: Why You Cannot Vacation With Everyone

There is nothing more exciting than starting a group text to begin planning a trip. Everyone throws out ideas, locations, and activities that are most suited for them and the rest should be history, right? Well not necessarily, people are notorious for trying to get a solid trip together and everyone does not follow through to the end. After weeks of research, cost breakdowns, and emails friends begin to back out of the trip for whatever reason. Some may have true emergencies, jobs that require them to be all hands-on deck for that next assignment, and some well, they truly...

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Always Pack A Change Of Clothes In Your Carry-on

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Always Pack A Change Of Clothes In Your Carry-on

Packing your carry-on luggage is essential when going on a flight, and the necessity increases if it is a long flight. If you spend 13 hours on a flight, your carry-on luggage has to have everything you could possibly need. One key thing I always encourage people to pack is a change of clothes or at least a change of underwear and socks. Sometimes packing a full outfit can be challenging when your carry-on is already pretty full, but try your best to squeeze in a change of underwear and socks.   On my trip to Dubai, I was halfway...

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Loving while Traveling, Is That Possible?

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Loving while Traveling, Is That Possible?

“WOW, you travel by yourself?” “Are you in a relationship?” ………No, I'm not. “Well, that's a RELIEF for you. Take advantage of that BEFORE you get a man.” Ladies, have you ever had a conversation like this? I get it from several people on a weekly basis about my hobby-turned-profession. I get so captivated by travel that I usually (pretty much 9 times out of 10) forget about relationships…….until someone wrenches it in my face a.k.a. killin' my vibe. Don’t get me wrong, I will eventually come to a point where I can see myself loving someone special. Back to...

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5 Mini Trips to Take This Weekend

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5 Mini Trips to Take This Weekend

  The fact that millennials don’t work as hard as other generations is a myth. In fact, we work so hard that we rarely use any of our vacation time. For some, this is intentional to save up for larger trips but for the vast majority will continue to stack days until we leave the job and cash them out. It is completely understandable that life gets busy and it is not always possible to get away for an extended period of time. This does not mean you cannot take a vacation over the weekend! Here are 3 quick, inexpensive mini...

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