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The Hunt is Over

In a previous blog I wrote about “mystery” vacations, or the phenomenon where a travel agent plans you an entire trip, including flights, accommodations, and activities, to a surprise location based on your preferences and previous travel experiences. I didn’t really see myself taking one of these trips anytime soon, but when my plans for spring break fell through just a few weeks beforehand, this all changed. I took the plunge and booked an international mystery trip with The Vacation Hunt and could not be more elated with the result.

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Can You Hear Me Now?

Cellphones play an integral role in our daily lives. We use phones to communicate, connect with far away loved ones, send emails, capture memories… the list goes on and on. While traveling, as obvious as it may sound, a phone is one of the most useful tools you can have. Modern cellphones provide access to maps, recommendations for new activities or sightseeing, and a means to instantly translate foreign languages. However, if you have a bad international plan with your phone provider, this device can quickly become more of a hindrance than a help.

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A Deal You Can’t Refuse

Some of my biggest passions in life are traveling, shopping, and seeing live entertainment- whether it be comedy, music, or even abstract, artistic performances. The only thing I enjoy more than these three activities is finding unbeatable deals for them. I cannot count the number of hours I’ve spent scouring the internet for unique opportunities for a bargain. For this reason, Groupon, unexpectedly, has become one of my favorite e-marketplaces. Here is why it should be one of your favorites too.

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