6 Tips to Make your Visit to the USA Better

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You’ve got a travel bug to see the USA – welcome! There is plenty to think about when visiting the US – visas, money, accommodations, weather, culture, and more.

Here are 6 of our best tips to make your visit better. 

6 Tips to Make your Visit to the USA Better

A World of Cuisine Off the Strip: 5 Fun Eats for Families in Las Vegas

by MyKidsEatSquid / Jan 24, 2017 /
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From decor to shows to cuisine, in Las Vegas everything seems to be over the top: Restaurants that offer free food if you’re over 350 pounds – that would be the Heart Attack Grill with fare like the Quadruple Bypass Burger and the Butter Fat Milkshake.

Sabbatical Homes Listings: France

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Title: Bright, cosy and central apartment in Lyon (3rd arrdt)
Location: Lyon, France
Date Posted: Jan. 19, 2017
Direct Link: http://www.AcademicHomes.com/view_home/11792
Located in an active neighborhood with all amenities, this furnished 2nd floor apartment (no lift) has one large bedroom, one study with a convertible sofa, a cosy living-room, fully equipped bathroom and kitchen, and an independant restroom. 

Thanks to ...

Florida Culture for the Week of January 22, 2017 By Josh Garrick

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Florida Culture for the Week of January 22, 2017 By Josh Garrick 

El Camino Grey, Torres del Paine

by Stephane Alexandre / Jan 21, 2017 /
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Our wonderful tour of Patagonia sites continues with the Lago Grey Path. Our van pulled up to the beginning of the path almost an hour after lunch, and we carried our sluggish bodies out of the van. This was one of the last stops of the tour and we had already been dumbfounded by the wildlife and wide landscape that we have seen along the way. 

"One hour and 20 minutes" reminded our guide.

Sabbatical Homes Listings: UK

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Title: House Swap London to Bay Area, CA - 5 bedroom house with garden
Location: London, United Kingdom
Date Posted: Feb. 2, 2017
Direct Link: http://www.AcademicHomes.com/view_home/11817
We have a 5 bedroom house in Ladbroke Grove, W10 (near Notting Hill) and would like to swap for a similar sized house in the Bay Area or Marin County in California for a minimum of one academic year, starting in August 2017. 

We are a half Swedish half ...

Colors and Culture of the Moroccan Medinas

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The best part of travel photography, for me, is capturing images of culture. There is nothing I love more than being completely immersed in a place with culture so vibrant and new to me. While living in Morocco for three months, I have been photographing the life and culture of the medinas. 

An Insider’s Guide to Bermuda: Four Days to Bermuda’s Past

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So you’ve got four more vacation days for the year and the idea of spending them as a stay-cation is making you ill? Need to head somewhere warm and get away from it all? This itinerary will hold the attention of any history buff as Bermuda’s long and diverse (and sometimes scandalous) past will come alive with energy.

Whales And Sails: The New Bedford Whaling Museum

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If history, tradition, and whales are your thing, New Bedford is an ultimate travel destination! This town was the East Coast’s principal whaling harbor from the 1800‘s until the very end of the industrial whaling industry in America, and remains one of the primary fishing towns in the U.S.

Three Museums in Boston For Families With Young Kids

by Jodi Grundig / Jan 18, 2017 /

One of the oldest cities in America and home to many important historical events, Boston, MA should be on every American family’s vacation wish list.