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David C. Reynolds
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How to Save Money on a Car Vacation

There are 2 main ways to have a driving vacation: you either rent a car or you drive your own automobile. The following will address several ways you can save money whether you choose one or the ..
(December 10, 2008)
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Five Ways to Stick to a Budget When Travelling

Perhaps you are one who likes to have a daily budget to follow when traveling. So you limit your expenses to perhaps $60 or $80 or $100 per day (plus gas) and now you have to make your figure work in .
(December 13, 2008)
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Mistakes Not to Make When Booking Airline Tickets

Travel today can be very challenging and every passenger or guest always wants the smoothest trip possible. Since there are many things out of ones control that can go wrong, you do not want to ..
(November 16, 2008)
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Three Valuable Hotel Safety Travel Tips

Vacationers are often so elated (and/or exhausted) to have arrived at their destination hotel that they let their guard down. The exact opposite is required however for any place you visit, whether ..
(August 16, 2008)
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Hawaii on Sale! But Theres a Catch

As a Hotel industry worker, I speak with travelers, airline employees and travel industry workers on a daily basis. From them I find out about bargains, discounts, places to visit and travel tips as ..
(June 19, 2008)
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Budget Travel Planning Smartly is As Important As Reserving ..

A few years ago, the Travel Industry Association of America estimated that a typical vacation cost about $2,200.00 That amount has no doubt gone up and probably will skyrocket when 2008 totals come ..
(July 02, 2008)
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Traveling on a Budget? Try the Shoulder Seasons

When you travel as well as where you are going will dictate how expensive your vacation will become. Visiting friends or relatives in New Orleans in February will be costly. New York or Hawaii over ..
(July 02, 2008)
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Budget Travel Food For Thought

While food is not the most expensive item that makes up a family travel budget, if you plan ahead for your trip in other areas (plane fares, hotel bookings, car rentals if applicable) there is no ..
(July 03, 2008)
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Budget Travel What Next After You Have Landed?

Your first choice is usually to rent a car or not. Research shows that the best deals usually mean you wait until you arrive. The exception would be for areas that sell out and now the reverse is ..
(July 03, 2008)
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When Budget Travel Means Cheap Travel, Hotel Reviews Dont ..

The reason is pretty obvious - if you are only going to stay in cheap hotels (let's say under $60 per night) in a major city like Los Angeles or Phoenix, reviews won't really help you find them ..
(July 11, 2008)
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Will Higher Oil Prices Mean Cheap Hotel Rooms Are Soon to ..

In a nutshell - it already has. The huge run-up in oil prices in 2008 already has affected tourism in the U. S. Because of the weak dollar, it hasn't affected foreign travel so much, which had helped .
(July 17, 2008)
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Finding Hotels That Are Pet Friendly

Admittedly, very few hotels are pet friendly - at least in my area near SFO. The reason is mainly economic - for every request I get for a pet friendly room, I get five room requests that say ..
(July 23, 2008)
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Hedge the High Cost of Travel Today Consider Travel Insurance

Buy a laptop and they want you to ‘insure’ it will work after the warranty expires with a policy that adds 20% to your purchase price. The same for refrigerators, DVD players, televisions .
(July 24, 2008)
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Why Hotel Rates Rise During Special Events

To best understand how and why this might occur, you might have to shift your thinking about hotel rooms. They are a commodity, just like fruit for instance. I have noticed over the years that late ..
(July 25, 2008)
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When to Book a Hotel Room

I am always amused when I read travel advice in national newspapers and on-line magazines written by their in-house ‘experts’. One recent article I came across from a prominent internet ..
(July 26, 2008)
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Travel Tips Using ATM and Debit Cards Home and Abroad

There is nothing more frustrating in the world than not being able to get your hands on your own money. When traveling, the frustration mounts even more because you may have to make expensive ..
(July 29, 2008)
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Why Most Hotels Won't Rent Rooms At Low-Ball Prices

There is a belief among some people that hotels and motels will reduce rates at the last minute to near break-even point just to avoid having a vacant room. I have been asked many times if I couldn't .
(May 05, 2008)
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Stranded Overnight at an Airport With No Money? Now What?

First, be assured there are options as long as you have devoted friends or relatives available. I'll mention just two of them here, as they are the most common options I experience behind the front ..
(May 01, 2008)
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Park, Stay and Fly Advice

Suppose you and three friends are jetting off together on a trip. Or it is time for a family vacation. Taking a home to airport shuttle van now costs about $50 for four people and that's just one ..
(April 22, 2008)
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