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Using Technology to Travel and Save Money

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Smart Phones and Accessories We all have mobile devices and they are here to stay.  Even our parents and grandparents are connected!   You may not think about all the internal components of your mobile devices, but many have an accelerometer, GPS, flashlight, camera, music and so much more that can easily be put in a […]

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Travel and Money Saving Checklists

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A Good Pre-departure Checklist Can Save You Money Everyone has different wants/needs, but this is our checklist and as our plans change, we modify the checklist as needed.  A good travel checklist can help you save money because it helps you remember to bring expensive items instead of wasting money by purchasing things on the […]

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Stop Spending Money and Fund Your Trip

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Simple Ways to Fund Your Trip – Before You Leave   Create a Realistic and Non-Negotiable Budget A budget is critical to any travel.  We have found that having a daily budget is more realistic. It is amazing how fast money can flow from your wallet when you aren’t paying attention.  Be sure to add […]

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Planning Your Trip – Passports, Visas and More

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Passports and Visas   Passport If you’re traveling overseas, one simple way to save money is to ensure you have your passport long before you depart.  DO NOT procrastinate with your passport and/or Visas. You will save money and reduce stress by having your passport in-hand early.  There are procedures for getting your passport quickly, but […]

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Travel With Someone You Know and Trust

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Traveling Alone or With Others   Traveling Solo Traveling alone, with family or friends is such a personal decision. I took many international trips by myself prior to meeting Melissa.  I spent a month in Australia and two weeks on a surf trip in Fiji by myself, however, I was never lonely.  In both places, […]

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Cheap Travel – Do Your Research

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Now You Can Afford To Travel, but Do Your Research   “I can’t afford to go there.  It’s too expensive.” We have heard that statement so many times, yet it has never stopped us. If you can dream it, you can do it!  Of course, only you can put your dreams into ACTION. Your travel starts […]

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Into the Great Wide Open

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We headed north in our RV and the next Canadian territory we hit was Yukon. Yukon is full of enormous wide open spaces with forests that seem to go on forever.   We saw our first bears of the trip. As we were driving north, there were lots and lots of black bear on the […]

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Mad Rush Across Canada

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The weather was beautiful as Melissa and I left Quebec and drove into Ontario.  Since gas was over a dollar per liter ($4 plus US) , we were thinking of driving down into the United States and crossing the top of the country and then head up to Alaska.  It would save us quite a bit […]