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Round Up: Qatar Travel Impact, Laptop Data Security, Missing the Mountain, and Fyre Redux

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Welcome to the Round Up – our recurring compilation of the interesting, intriguing, and just plain weird things we find on the internet. Qatar Restrictions May Impact More Than Just Travel   Since being announced early Monday, this story has dominated internet travel coverage. Seth at The Wandering Aramean describes the potential looming humanitarian crisis. Does…

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The Uber Dumpster Fire But Otherwise Relatively Boring Weekly Recap

Welcome to another edition of the weekly recap for Jetsetter’s Homestead.  This is our every Monday summary where we summarize what you might have missed in the past week.  If you like to skim a website, start here – you can find it all in one neat place.  (A little slice of our content, a…

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Fyre Festival Debacle and Five Travel Planning Takeaways

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As my flight cruises high above the California desert, passing near Coachella, I can’t stop thinking (and laughing) about the giant music-festival-turned-dumpster-fire known as the Fyre Festival. The #fyrefraud was targeted at high net worth Millenials. It was supposed to be a two-weekend “luxury music festival”. Event organizers claimed the location, a private island in…

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