Sabbatical Homes Listings: Australia

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Title: An Oasis in the Inner City
Location: Surry Hills, Australia
Date Posted: Jul. 27, 2017
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A fantastic house canopied by a Chinese Tree of Heaven and filled with light. A wonderful location around the corner from great restaurants, galleries and unique shopping.You are within walking distance of the City and Central Station and have excellent pu...

Sabbatical Homes Listings: United States

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Title:  Large lovely townhome on Lincoln Park 
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
Date Posted: Aug. 11, 2017
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Large, lovely Lincoln Park 3BR/2.5BA home with 2-car parking! Perfect mix of modern amenities and historic charm. Large living room with remote control gas fireplace opens to center hall with coat closet and amazing curved staircase. Massive 10-foot ceilin...

Road Trip 101: Top Tips to Save Money on Your Travels

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Are you planning a road trip? We’ve got a slew of excellent resources for you, including ways to save money on the road and accommodations. But here’s a list of our favorite ways to save money on other aspects of travel, from travel planning to gear to coffee to good eats. Take a look...

Eating your way through Seattle - with a child in tow!

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Ah, Seattle - land of glorious weather (if you time it right), fantastic culture, and incredible food...


Join us on a recent trip to visit my brother in Seattle. We focused on family-friendly meals, since we have a 5-year old daughter.


Foodie Finds: 5 Best Places to Eat in West Seattle

by Ben Voigts / Jul 28, 2017 /
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While there are many great places to eat in West Seattle, here are five of my favorites:

Foodie Finds: 5 Best Places to Eat in West Seattle


Foodie Finds: The 7 Best Places to Eat in Seattle

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / Jul 28, 2017 /
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Seattle is one of my very favorite cities in the whole world, in part because of the fantastic food available! This is just a *short* list of my foodie finds...look at the end of the article for more recommendations!


These 5 Historical Activities Are Why You Need to Visit Kotor, Montenegro

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Montenegró is one of the best kept secrets of the Balkan region. Despite being sandwiched between the summer hot spots of Greece and Croatia, it remains relatively untouched by tourism. It’s hard to see why, when Montenegró boasts 294 kilometers of breathtakingly blue Adriatic coastline, stunning limestone mountain cliffs reaching for hundreds of meters, real Eastern-European culture, and old towns with all the history and ambiance you could ask for. 

Underwater Sculpture Rises from the Seabed in Indonesia

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The world-renowned underwater sculptor Jason deCaires Taylor has completed one of his most ambitious works yet – a man-made reef in the shallow waters off a beach voted Indonesia's best by Tripadvisor.

Nest, an Underwater Sculpture by Jason deCaires Taylor, Rises from the Seabed in Indonesia

10 of the Best Experiences on a Safari in Africa

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Those of you who have gone on an Africa safari will vouch for the fact that it is an adventurous, terrifying, and strangely soothing experience. 

Sunrise, Serengeti. From 10 of the Best Experiences on a Safari in Africa

Sunrise, Serengeti. Lucas Bruihler 

Falling in Love with the Lake District

by Janice Waugh / Jul 27, 2017 /
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The Lake District has a romantic past. William Wordsworth and the Lake Poets drew attention to this special area in the northwest corner of England...