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Help new graduates collect memories not things. Six reasons to give the gift of travel to graduates with the Contiki Tours gifter campaign.

6 Reasons to Give the Gift of Travel to Graduates

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Have you seen the inspirational quote “Collect memories, not things“? Well, it turns out that the majority of new high school and college graduates, part of the Generation Z or Post-Millennial generation, believe that experiences – the art of collecting memories – are the most important thing in life. So if you’re looking for the perfect gift for the 18-30 year old graduate in your life, think about giving them the gift of travel through Contiki. 6 Reasons to Give the Gift of Travel with Contiki 1….

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Done with DIY travel planning? How to work with a local travel expert to plan amazing family travel and memorable family trips.

How to Work with a Local Travel Expert for Amazing Family Trips

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Travel confession: I’ve been a DIY traveller for most of my adult life. I love planning trips, organizing excursions and getting deals. But in planning our family holiday to New York City, I had no time for my usual DIY travel tricks. We decided to work with a local travel expert to help us find suitable hotel accommodation and impossible-to-find Broadway show tickets. Here’s why you should seriously consider working with a local travel expert on your next family trip plan. Resurgence…

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Seven, fabulous fall vacation ideas and destination options to help cure your wanderlust for off-peak autumnal travel adventures. Number four is one of our favorites!

Perfect Vacay Destinations to Cure Your Fall Wanderlust

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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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Keep the heat at bay on your next holiday. How to stay fashionable and fun during your summer travels. | thetravellingmom.ca

How to Stay Fashionable and Fun on Your Summer Travels

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Summer will soon be upon us, and one of the best parts of the season is gearing up for those summer travel plans. But, it’s no secret that the rising temperature can sometimes have travelling moms and dads feeling less than excited during a long voyage. It’s difficult to beat the heat in style while lugging bags through the airport or pulling them in and out of the car during a hot and humid road trip. This handy guide on how to…

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Cruising is a great way to travel with the family. These savvy travel tips on how to cruise with kids of all ages will keep you happy on the high seas. | thetravellingmom.ca

How to Cruise with Kids of All Ages

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Cruising with kids is a great way to travel as a family. After all, meals and rooms are taken care of as part of your booking. There’s no schlepping suitcases and bags from hotel to hotel, and you can visit as many ports of call as you wish on your itinerary. Whether you have babies or toddlers, tweens or teenagers, a cruise vacation can meet the needs of kids of all ages, and keep travelling parents happier and more relaxed. Cruising is equally great for…

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