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Here are some really bizarre travel superstitions from around the world

We all have our superstitions. We all have those rituals that we do, or we avoid, so as the universe won’t dump a load of bad luck, or worse, on us. So, if you think you just can’t head off on that trip without that lucky charm of yours, don’t worry about it. You’re far …

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Airlines looking to introduce kid free zones on flights

IndiGo, India’s national budget airline, introduced a revolutionary concept to its flights last week. They have instituted “Quiet Zones” in its aircraft where children 12 years of age and younger are not allowed to go. This startling concept is being seriously looked at by the rest of the world’s airline carriers. In a public statement, …

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Cell phones have ruined traveling? Here’s a few reasons why…

Everyone these days, or seemingly everyone, wants to be a celebrity and display their self absorbed little bubble worlds existence to the entire planet. With the cell phone, and social media sites, that has become possible. Armed with cameras that are 100 times more powerful than what spies were using during the Cold War, millions …

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It is called “The 13” and it just may be the most luxurious and opulent hotel in the world

It just may soon be the grandest hotel in the world. It is known as The 13 and it is located on the exotic and wild island of Macau. Macau is one of the great gambling and casino destinations in the world and its opulence rivals even that of Las Vegas. The 13, however, seems …

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San Francisco trying to stem the overwhelming deluge of tourists to Lombard Street

It is Lombard Street in San Francisco and it is one of the legendary tourist destinations in the world. It is widely known as the “Crookedest Street in the World” but the residents of this formerly quiet neighborhood have been up in arms of late. They are demanding that the government of San Francisco do …

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If you are headed to England, here are some culture hacks you really need to know

  The British writer George Bernard Shaw once noted that the British and Americans are a people separated by a common language. That is indeed, true. Remember, in England, it’s not a truck but a lorry. It’s not the trunk of the car but the boot. There are also some huge cultural differences that you …

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Santa needs elves and some other crazy travel jobs that are hiring

You just may be in need of a serious change in your career trajectory right now. If so, there are some travel related jobs out there that are looking for help right away. Of course, travel is involved and these jobs aren’t exactly your typical employment. Nonetheless, one of these just might be what your …

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Reykjavik goes dark to celebrate the spectacular return of the Northern Lights

The legendary and awe inspiring Norther Lights made their return to Iceland last night and, as always, presented everyone with a spectacular show. The capital city, Reykjavik, turned off its street lights and many of the city’s neighborhoods had gone dark also so as to get a better view. The amazing Northern Lights are generated …

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