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10 fun ways to save your sanity during budget home renovations

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America’s most literate cities… really?

I’m slightly suspicious of superlatives— you know, the best of this or the worst of that– so I tend to approach them with some skepticism.Professor and researcher Dr. John W. Miller of Central Connecticut State University has just released the results of the 2008 study of America’s most literate cities.
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10 tips for renting a private home as a vacation rental

WHEN I WAS GROWING UP in New Jersey, my family rented a house on Long Beach Island almost every summer. It was awesome. My grandparents, aunt, uncle, and cousins all came down for all or part of the time, and the whole family spent time together. To find the right digs, my parents would drive down to the island one Saturday during the winter, meet with our LBI realtor, Miss Joan Heart, look at photos in her office, and then drive around looking at houses.
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Equitrekking displays the world from horseback

Emmy Award-winning Equitrekking is a travel series that explores the world on horsebackThe world looks different from five feet higher. Well-produced and catering to a special niche of traveler, Equitrekking calls to mind how transformative different modes of transportation are on travel experiences.
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How to: Buy, set up, and use a cell phone in Europe

Using a cell phone in Europe is relatively easy once you understand the system.IF YOU’RE HEADING to Europe for a long trip, you’re probably trying to count the ways you can save money, not spend more. But while it might sound expensive to buy a European cell phone—a “mobile,” as it’s called there—it’s an investment that will deepen your experience by making it easy for you to meet up with fellow travelers, contact local hosts or friends, or change your itinerary at a moment’s notice.
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20 trivia facts about world countries [Infographic]

20 trivia facts about world countries Infographic - Our SiteWe use cookies to understand how you use our site and to improve your experience. This includes personalizing content and advertising. For more information on how we use cookies consult our revised Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.
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