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Santas of the World

Whether you call him Santa Claus, Kris Kringle, Father Christmas, or St. Nicholas, he is undeniably a part of Christmas around the world! Check out these fun facts about Santa, and feel free to add some international flare to your own version of Old St. Nick! Australia Believe it or not, when Father Christmas arrives… Continue reading Santas of the World

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Strategic Splurging

It’s Travel Tip Tuesday, and this week we are talking about splurges. I am all for saving money where you can and finding a great flight and hotel deal, but occasionally, a splurge can be well worth the extra cost. Buying into Business Class Luckily for those with airline loyalty status, free upgrades to business… Continue reading Strategic Splurging

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Christmas Foods of the World

Merry Christmas Month! It’s Festive Friday and this week we’re looking at some Christmassy foods from around the world! Who’s up for a culinary adventure? Netherlands Usually a traditional Christmas meal in the Netherlands starts with shrimp cocktail, soup, and game meats like goose, venison, or pheasant. A traditional Dutch Christmas dish is Kerstkrans bread, filled with… Continue reading Christmas Foods of the World

Travel Lists · Uncategorized

Top 10 Travel Experiences

It’s Throwback Thursday! Today I’m remembering my favorite experiences. I’m often asked where is my favorite place I’ve ever been, but I believe that the destination is not quite as important as the experience. For instance, you can go to a zoo just about anywhere in the world, but there’s only one place where you can legally… Continue reading Top 10 Travel Experiences