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Does GoSeek really find “hidden” hotel coupons and codes?

Recently, I learned of a new hotel search engine called GoSeek. At this point in my travel-deal-hunting life, it takes a lot for me to get excited about something, so I can’t really say that I was excited to try it…but I can say that I was intrigued. And then I was kind of excited.

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Is booking site HotelEngine an “insider secret”?

HotelEngine is all that I want and need in a booking site: I saved money, I knew I was getting the best deal possible, and I had an enjoyable shopping experience. Done and done!

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4 travel essentials we’re using every day on our trip.

My family and I are in the middle of a big trip to Japan, France, and Spain. We’ve been traveling for about a week and a half now, with another three weeks still ahead of us. We’ve had a ton of adventures already, and as we get into our travel groove as […]

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SF to Tokyo with no jet lag: was it the grass?

We completely beat jet lag on our trip from SF to Tokyo. We did do something fairly unconventional…maybe that was the secret?

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10-second tip: how to get to and from the airport…anywhere.

This amazing resource that lists most (if not all) of your options for – you guessed it – getting to and from the airport once you get to a city.

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How to avoid all those pesky fees on vacation.

Here is a way to get a nice discount on many of the fees you pay as part of a typical trip. It’s really easy to use and can save you up to $1,250/year!

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Missed your connection? Want $500?

When I first read about Berkshire Hathaway Travel Protection’s new AirCare plan, I was speechless. The tagline pretty much sums it up: “It’s travel insurance, but it feels like magic.” No joke.

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Going somewhere? What to do before you leave…or else!

Have you ever come home from vacation to an unfortunate surprise in your house? One of my friends recently returned to find an expired squirrel in her living room.

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What is the Difference Between Global Entry, TSA Pre-Check, and CLEAR? Some Help for the Confused or the Curious…

Here’s a “cheat sheet” that highlights the differences between each program.

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