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Travel Mistakes We’ve Made

Travel Mistake

We aren’t too proud to admit that we make travel mistakes.  Big ones, sometimes. Some of more “best of” posts have been the ones where we confess the lessons we have learned, sometimes the hard way. Here are a few of the “best of” posts from the Jetsetter’s Homestead archives: The Costly Hotel Mistake I…

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Good Hair While Traveling

good hair while traveling

I finally understand why Snow White’s stepmother was so concerned.  The older I get, the more vain I become.  Maybe that is a bit of an exaggeration.  But I no longer have my youthful glow.  Jet leg catches up to me quicker than before.  Leggings are definitely NOT my friend.  Is it too much to ask that…

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Delta switched out their onboard coach snack choices last fall.   After years of pretzels and Biscoff cookies, having something different was like discovering crack.  I quickly found myself addicted to the Greek Yogurt Apple Cinnamon Oat Bars from  Knowing it was somewhat healthy was merely a bonus. I was excited to discover that…

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Dutch Student Flies to Wrong Sydney

Sydney opera house at night

Recently, a Dutch student wanted to take a break from his studies in Amsterdam and see the sights in Sydney. Like most of us experienced in finding the best deals online, he used the internet to make his travel plans. He found one fare which was considerably lower than the others and quickly snapped up…

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