Category Archives: Everything Else

20 Homemade Tea Recipes

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Share it now! Tea production, tea brewing, tea ceremonies and tea drinking, are an integral part of many different cultures. Every region favors its own variety of tea leaves, depending on what is locally grown and available, as well as … Continue reading

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6 Ways to Wind Up with the Best Deals during Shoulder Season

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Share it now! Book early—reserve a room in advance to reap benefits like peace of mind, plenty of selection and discounts that are only available if you book ahead. For example, the oceanfront Courtyard by Marriott in Carolina Beach is currently offering 20% off … Continue reading

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Which bubbles are you drinking?

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Share it now!As we raise a toast to bring in the new year, the excitement and cheering often times drowns out the knowledge of the contents of the champagne glass. For most people, the mere fact that there is an … Continue reading

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Go Eat Give “What’s Your Flavor” Recipe Contest

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Share it now!Enter our “What’s Your Flavor” Recipe Contest! Do you know of a speciality dish that is only found in your city or community? Maybe you visited a country and discovered an unusual dish? We are looking for the … Continue reading

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Debit card skimming and bank frauds

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Share it now!Wikipedia’s definition of skimming refers to a form of white-collar, a slang term that refers to taking cash “off the top” of the daily receipts of a business (or from any cash transaction involving a third interested party); the formal … Continue reading

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Ten Tips for Travel Safety

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Share it now!Whether you are going to New York City or Nairobi, it is important to be a responsible traveler. Often times, tourists fall into traps due to their own lack of awareness and failure of judgment. True there are … Continue reading

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Is it safe to travel abroad?

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Share it now!It boggles my mind when people ask me, “Is it safe to travel abroad?” Eyebrows rise when I tell someone I am going to Honduras or South Korea, and they show concern for my security. Perhaps they heard … Continue reading

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On long flights and jet lags

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Share it now!I took my first 20+ hour long flight when I was 16 years old. Since then, I have been on countless long flights, traveling to 6 continents so far. The longest flight I have ever taken was 26 … Continue reading

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Trends in travel by Frommers

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Share it now!Travel legend Arthur Frommers shared with the audience his thoughts on latest travel trends at the Travel and Adventure Show in Washington DC last weekend. He said people are now traveling farther, faster and for longer periods of … Continue reading

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Five Tips for having a positive travel experience

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Share it now!Traveling abroad to a foreign country where you don’t know the language or the culture can be quite daunting. You are probably going to ask your friends or read a few travel books before you hop on the … Continue reading

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