Giving Thanks for Travel
November 24th, 2010

This holiday season, much travel talk revolves around the TSA guidelines, body scanners, extensive pat downs and the like (at least in the U.S.). Even without this, travel around the holidays is usually viewed as a pain, something to “get through”. I don’t blame travelers. I haven’t traveled at the holidays for a while, but [...]

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Sick on Vacation
November 22nd, 2010

Being sick on vacation is terrible regardless of the type of trip you are taking. You’ve saved your money, taken the flight or drive to your destination and are excited to finally enjoy some well deserved time off and your struck down by a cold, virus or whatever it might be. On an active vacation, [...]

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Getting Sick Before Vacation
November 19th, 2010

After sifting through the choices and some strategic thinking, I decided on my active travel challenge – a Yoga Bike Tour through Provence by DuVine Touring – and wrote a blog describing my reasons for choosing this particular tour. Upon posting that blog I was, and still am, very excited about taking this challenge and [...]

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Luxury Vs. Budget for Active Travel
November 15th, 2010

I’ve been blogging frequently about active and adventure travel, and if you read my blog regularly you know I am also a luxury travel specialist. This may seem contradictory, if you think of active travel in the traditional light. Lately, though, there’s been a trend towards combining these two, and it’s a trend that may [...]

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