March 2013

Cheap Travel at Peak Times?

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Here are my tips for finding cheap flights at peak times. Have any of your own to add?

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Sydney’s Iconic Bondi Beach

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Hood fortune afforded me an inordinate amount of time in Bondi, a part of Sydney which ends up being a day-trip for most Australia travelers who aren’t avid surfers.

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Mykonos in the “Off-Season”

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I ended my week in Mykonos feeling like I hadn’t really been “there,” but I wasn’t at all disappointed: I’d received yet another reminder that travel is about discovery, rather than reconnaissance.

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How To Choose Your Next Travel Destination

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Don’t have a system for choosing the next place you travel? Read on to learn how I choose my travel destinations.

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The Last Place Gandhi Called Home

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The highlight of my day in Delhi was undoubtedly Gandhi Smriti or “Birla House,” the last place Mahatma Gandhi ever lived.

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Three Perfect Days in Singapore

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Three days are all you need to quite literally see the whole world on the streets of Singapore.

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Up in the Clouds Over Chiang Mai

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309 stone steps now span the distance between the base of Doi Suthep mountain and the temple at its summit, so you probably won’t meet the same fate as the poor white elephant whose death apparently spurred the temple’s construction.

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Do You Need Malaria Pills?

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I won’t advise you against taking a malaria prophylactic, but I’ll talk you through the pros and cons of the three most popular malaria preventatives.

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