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The Creaky Charm of Rovinj, Croatia

One of the world’s quaintest, cutest towns is the small hamlet of Rovinj, Croatia. Here’s why I love it.

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7 European Destinations Outside Europe

Here are the 7 best Europe-like places in other parts of the world, from Buenos Aires to Saigon and beyond. Which is your favorite?

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Best of the RSS – What’s on the Web this Week

It was a tough week for my RSS reader, bulging at the seams, barely able to contain itself. Hence, I got a little behind reading it all, but you, dear reader, get it sorted for your pleasure. Here’s what I’ve been reading on the web!

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Best of the RSS – What’s on the web this week

Keeping up with best information on the web can be difficult as balancing a pyramid of champagne flutes on a sword held between your teeth. To help in the act, here are the top travel posts I’ve been reading this week. In no particular order:

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A Guide to Trekking in Nepal

If you’re thinking of taking part in a Himalayan trek over the course of your RTW trip, here are the best times to insert it into your itinerary:

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Best Things To Do At Angkor Wat

Everything you need to know to fully enjoy the Angkor Archaeological Area, from ticket info to rainy season insights.

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How to Spend Money Abroad – Tips on Accessing and Using your Traveling Cash

With fees, limits, percentages and acres of fine print it’s difficult to avoid being nickled and dimed. Here’s your how-to for avoiding “fee fatigue.”

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What Does Your Trip Say About You? – A few things to consider before venturing out

To be the best world-citizen you can, keep in mind a few things as you go to be a good ambassador. The world is watching as never before.

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12 Fun Things to Do on a Stopover in Taiwan

A short list of some fun things to do on a stopover in Taiwan –from gorgeous natural scenery to martial arts classes–there’s something for everyone here.

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12 Destinations Where Your Dollar Will Go Further in 2016

12 destinations that answer the question: where’s the US dollar worth the most in 2016? How can RTW travelers make exchange rates work to their advantage?

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10 Common Stops on an Around the World Ticket (and where you should go instead)

A list of not as well-traveled places you should see on your around the world ticket either in addition to or even in lieu of the more well known places.

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AirTreks vs. the Alliance Round the World Ticket

Airline alliances have special round-the-world fares, but what if we told you we could beat them AND add more flexibility?