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5 Smart Ways To Make Wise Spending Decisions As Financially Savvy Travelers – Episode 150

Knowledge is power. The more knowledgeable I’ve become, the more I can make informed financial decisions that benefit me as a traveler. In my book, We Are Financially Savvy Travelers, we talk about how improving your knowledge base is an…
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How Money Mindfulness Can Help You Travel More Next Year – Episode 149

The other day I was asked what’s the most important thing that fuels my ability to travel. I gave it some thought and one word came to mind. If you would have asked me this same question a couple of years ago, my answer would have been…
What people get wrong about financially savvy travel. How to become a financially savvy traveler.

What People Get Wrong About Financially Savvy Travel – Episode 148

There is more to financially savvy travel than spending less. Being a financially savvy traveler means being mindful and intentional with our finances while enjoying travel experiences. It goes beyond the money-saving strategies and travel…

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Culinary Bliss & Outdoor Thrills: Spectacular Things To Do On The Northshore of Louisiana

Indulge in mouthwatering cuisine and soft adventures with these things to do on The Northshore of Louisiana. I have been fortunate enough to travel the world in search of good food and adventure. Recently, I visited The Northshore of Louisiana,…
Things to do in Houma Louisiana.

48 Hours in Houma: Unforgettable Things To Do In Houma, Louisiana’s Bayou Country

Plan an incredible weekend escape filled with delicious dining and exciting attractions with these things to do in Houma, Louisiana. While New Orleans is one of the most visited cities in the country, limiting your Louisiana trip to ‘The…
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11 Hotels in Manchester, Vermont, For All Budget Ranges

An insider scoop on the best hotels in Manchester, Vermont, from luxurious resorts to budget-friendly hotel chains. Manchester, Vermont, is the perfect travel destination if you appreciate beautiful mountainous scenery. Since Manchester…
Franklin TN Trip Cost Breakdown - Detailed Franklin Tennessee Vacation Cost.

Franklin Tennessee Trip Cost For 3 Days: How Much Does Vacationing in Franklin Cost in Summer

How expensive is Franklin, TN, to visit? If you’re considering visiting Franklin, Tennessee, and wondering how much it costs, you’re in luck. After spending an incredible weekend in this charming Southern town in Middle Tennessee, I’m…
Leiper’s Creek Gallery in Leiper's Fork TN.

Leiper’s Fork, Tennessee: Where The Preservation of Land and History Revive a Cultural Hub – Episode 146

Leiper's Fork is a must-visit for anyone visiting Franklin, Tennessee. A hidden gem for artists and cultural enthusiasts, sit back, unplug and let the village surprise you. With things to do in Leiper's Fork, get ready to be transported to…
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Immersive Ways To Explore Clarksville’s Rich History and Storied Past – Episode 145

Unforgettable things to do in Clarksville, TN for history lovers and curious travelers. Steeped in history and rich cultural traditions, a trip to Clarksville, Tennessee, promises to transport you back in time, whether you choose to explore…

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