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Tips on Planning A Big Trip

With my husband and I traveling every month, we've become adept at trip planning. Most of our travels are relaxed weekend trips, but we have a couple big trips each year that are chock full of activities. We are the type of people that like to pre-plan in order to feel less stressed during the… Continue reading Tips on Planning A Big Trip

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Budget Shopping Guide to Paris

As promised, this is part 2 of my Paris trip, all about our shopping excursions. From the get-go, my friend and I had planned on this trip being focused less on sight-seeing and more on shopping, so we budgeted accordingly. I saved up and had a spending limit in mind, which I thankfully didn't go… Continue reading Budget Shopping Guide to Paris

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Paris Trip:  The Sights and All the Feels

This past week, I had the absolute pleasure of traveling with my friend, and fellow flight attendant, to beautiful Paris!  We have both been before, so this trip was more for the shopping and food, and less for the sight-seeing.  I hadn't visited Paris since my time studying abroad in France six years ago, and… Continue reading Paris Trip:  The Sights and All the Feels

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Scottsdale Weekend Getaway

A couple weekends ago, I had the pleasure of returning to Scottsdale, Arizona for another visit.  Just as our trip two years previous, it was my husband, my mother-in-law and I staying in our family friend's beautiful condo for a long weekend soaking up the desert sun and seeing the sights.  We arrived Friday afternoon,… Continue reading Scottsdale Weekend Getaway

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My 5 Tips on Saving Money on Travel Accommodations

My passion for travel really picked up in college, which meant I was traveling on a steep budget.  My travel time rose exponentially when I got my job as a flight attendant, but I still stuck to a budget so I could travel more and spend less.  I learned through research and experience what my… Continue reading My 5 Tips on Saving Money on Travel Accommodations