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City guides, travel tips and destination inspiration

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A Day in Venice
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Scenic Sydney Helicopter Tour
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New Year’s Eve in Tokyo (video)
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Iceland Bucket List
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Torrey Pines Engagement Photos
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5 Ways to Survive an Airport Layover

A Day in Venice

If there was ever a time to put Venice at the top of your bucket list, now is that time. Venice was recently added to the World Monument Fund’s list of places under threat. There are genuine concerns that this magical canal city is, quite literally, sinking.

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Scenic Sydney Helicopter Tour

With only a few days to explore all of Sydney, I was in search of a unique experience that would allow me to see the Harbour Bridge, Opera House and countless beautiful beaches. As usual, I turned to the trusty hashtag on Instagram to find ideas from fellow travelers and Aussie locals. After posting #SydneyScenicTour #HELP, someone suggested the idea of a helicopter tour over the city.

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New Year’s Eve in Tokyo (video)

If you’re looking for a unique way to spend New Year’s this year, Japan might be the place. Read more about New Year’s in Tokyo and what to expect.

Iceland Bucket List

I shouldn’t have been surprised. My husband and I agreed he would choose our honeymoon (since I chose our wedding location in Mexico) — and I consider myself lucky we’re not going to the north pole.

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Torrey Pines Engagement Photos

The dramatic sandstone cliffs against the sprawling, deep blue Pacific Ocean make Torrey Pines one of the best backdrops in Southern California for engagement photos.

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5 Ways to Survive an Airport Layover

A big thanks to Rachael for publishing this article. With practical tips and brilliant anecdotes, this site is an amazing inspiration for anyone looking to leave the safety of their comfort zone and explore the world! After reading this, be sure to check out the post on staying healthy while traveling.

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