August 21, 2014

Experiencing Extended Family Travel

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medianet_width=’300′; medianet_height= ’250′; medianet_crid=’270296581′; Thinking outside the box for family vacations can present the opportunity to spend extended periods of time in exotic destinations as opposed to blowing a half year’s travel budget on a two-week getaway to an overpriced theme park. Lengthy trips can also serve as a way to incorporate educational experiences along [...]

Boat Travel Possible for Budget Travelers

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medianet_width=’300′; medianet_height= ’250′; medianet_crid=’270296581′; You may think that traveling by boat is only for the wealthy, but the truth is many budget travelers have embraced this lifestyle full time. Here are a few suggestions for spending more time on the water during your next extended trip or during retirement in general. (See also: Beach Travel [...]

Canadian Man Cans Corporate Career and Hits the Road

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medianet_width=’300′; medianet_height= ’250′; medianet_crid=’270296581′; Man on the Lam founder Raymond Walsh was living the Canadian dream. A great paying job, cool car and a hefty mortgage, along with a yearly vacation or two pretty much paints the picture. Walsh began to wonder if there was more to life, however. So in July of 2011, Raymond [...]

Eco-Travel Hack: A New Use for Earth Friendly Dog Poop Bags

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medianet_width=’300′; medianet_height= ’250′; medianet_crid=’270296581′; When reading Beth Whitman’s book on traveling to India, one particular tip popped out at me. For locations where the restroom’s infrastructure won’t handle toilet tissue being flushed down it, or if there isn’t a restroom at all other than the nearest privacy-providing bush, you will need to bring your own [...]