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13 Must-Read Budget Travel Books For Low-Cost Travel

Find the best books for frugal travelers and stretch your travel budget further. If you're interested in exploring the world without breaking the bank, reading budget travel books and inspirational travel stories can be a great way to learn…
Wise spending for financially savvy travelers.

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…
Money Mindfulness For Financially Savvy Travelers - The Thought Card Podcast

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…

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Things to do in Auburn New York for history lovers and enthusiast.

7 Must-See Places To Learn About Harriet Tubman’s Life and Legacy: Things To Do in Auburn, New York – Episode 161

Things to do in Auburn New York, Harriet Tubman's chosen hometown. Hear lesser-known stories about Harriet Tubman and her remarkable legacy as an abolitionist, entrepreneur, humanitarian, and more. What do you know about Harriet Tubman, one…
Attractions in Columbia, South Carolina - South Carolina African American history. Black history travel.

Uncover Post-Civil War African American History at These Attractions in Columbia, South Carolina – Episode 158

Discover things to see and attractions in Columbia, South Carolina, offering a blend of African American history, art, culture, and heritage. Welcome to the heart of South Carolina. The capital city of “The Palmetto State” named after Christopher…
Christmas things to do in New York City with a baby.

Magical Christmas Things To Do in NYC With a Baby – Episode 116

Have a jolly Christmas in NYC with your baby! The holidays are a magical time of year. Christmas trees and sparkly lights, meet and greets with Santa, hot chocolate, sugar cookies, and Mariah Carey’s All I Want For Christmas on repeat are…
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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…

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