Did you know there are only seven cities in Scotland? The country has barely 5 million people and if it were a State, it would be 41st in size. Even though Scotland has fewer people than New York City, there are dozens of towns and hundreds of villages ...

 

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Which of the Seven Cities in Scotland is Best?

Did you know there are only seven cities in Scotland? The country has barely 5 million people and if it were a State, it would be 41st in size. Even though Scotland has fewer people than New York City, there are dozens of towns and hundreds of villages across the country. But in order to be considered a city in Scotland, the settlement must receive a royal charter. To date, only seven have...

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Surprise Yourself in San Antonio

This post was made possible through financial support from our travel partner Hotels.com. As always, all opinions are our own. “You may all go to hell, and I will go to Texas.” With that, frontiersman Davy Crockett harrumphed out of his native Tennessee, got involved with the Texas War for Independence from Mexico, and met his untimely end in 1836 at the Misión San Antonio de Valero,...

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Long Haul Flight Tips for the Easily Stressed

Growing up, my family tended to choose stateside vacations rather than globetrotting getaways. We’d pack our car to the brim with snacks and necessities, making frequent freeway stops on the way from San Diego to the beach or natural parks like Yosemite, Lake Powell, and the Colorado River. When we did plan any trip that required a flight, my mom would drive to the airport at least four...

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The Most Beautiful Hacienda in the Southwest

I knew I should have left earlier. I knew it as soon as I pulled out of the driveway. The sun was already waning, and it wasn’t even 5 p.m. I grumbled to myself all the way across town and out of civilization, as the sun dropped behind the silhouette of the mountains, taking with it all the remaining light of the day, and left me driving around in the desert in total darkness. These days, I...

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5 Reasons You Need to Travel the World in 2020

With better infrastructures, more visa-less entry countries and budget-friendly options, 2020 is the perfect year to travel the world. Whether you go for a week or the full year, you should start planning your trip now. Here’s why. More People Travel the World Now Than Ever In 2020, an estimated 1.45 billion people traveled somewhere around the world, a 3-4% increase over the previous year....

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