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Amazing experiences don't have to cost the earth. Lonely Planet's Best Things in Life are Free travel guide offers tips for your inner travel frugalista. Credit:

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I love hotel butlers, swish cocktails and luxury travel as much as the next traveller. But at heart, I’m a bit of a frugalista when I’m on the road. One of my favorite words in any language is free. So imagine my joy at the arrival of Lonely Planet’s The Best Things in Life are Free travel guide! This new, hardcover book lists more than 880 sights and experiences in over 60 cities worldwide. It’s the new travel bible for my inner cheapskate. After all, the more…

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The lazy, dog days of summer may mute the ticking countdown to back-to-school-and-work. But we all know what’s coming. Take heart, these seven, fabulous fall vacation ideas and destination options will help cure your wanderlust for continuing travel adventures in the off-peak autumn season. Seven Fall Vacation Ideas + Destinations Vancouver, Canada Vancouver is well known for natural beauty, but the city’s cultural scene really shines in the fall. The International Film Festival and Vancouver Writers Fest are just two…

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Win an incredible 7-night Italian Road Trip Escape with Auto Europe.

Win an Italian Road Trip Escape with Auto Europe

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How’s your summer going so far? Wouldn’t winning a 7 Night Italian Road Trip Escape make it even more fabulous and memorable? Have we got an Italy Roadtrip Contest for you, courtesy from our friends at Auto Europe. Italy Roadtrip Contest – Details Valued at over $3,200, this contest is packed with goodies that will fill your travel dreams with amore and more than little bit of la dolce vita. One lucky winner will drive away to 7 nights of accommodation at three prestigious Italian resorts,…

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Quick Tips to Move your Family Swiftly through Airport Security

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The summer months are the busiest time of the year for Canadian airports. If you’re travelling by air with your family, you want to make sure your experience at the security checkpoint is quick and hassle-free. For airport security tips on how to get through screening in no time, who better to ask than the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA)? We asked so you don’t have to — follow their three quick tips to move your family swiftly through airport…

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The wonderful thing about travel is how certain destinations can surprise and delight you. It could be a single attraction, the food, a sunset, the people, one individual, or like Boise, Idaho, it could be the sum of its parts. Add some dashes of ubiquitous friendliness and courtesy, and you’ve got the makings of a true, hidden gem. Yes, Boise, Idaho, is that place. We’ve been to Bend, Portland, and other, louder hoods of hipsterdom. But small, quiet Boise blew us away. There…

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