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Archive: October 2014
oct 29

5 Ways to Save BIG on Holiday Travel

Would you be willing to travel on Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, or New Year's Eve to save a bundle? BT readers say "yes!"
oct 22

Tap and Go! How Busbud Plans to Change Bus Travel Forever

Hopping a bus and getting out of town might soon be as fast and easy as it sounds with tech startup Busbud’s help.
oct 17
Safari in Zimbabwe

How to Find an Affordable African Safari

Take these four strategies into account as you search for a safari adventure to suit your budget.
oct 15

Do YOU Live in America's Coolest Small Town 2015?

What does it take to be named America's Coolest Small Town 2015? Visit our nominations page and tell us what makes your town the Coolest!
oct 10
Paracas and the Ballestas Islands in Peru

Why Every Nature Lover Should Pay A Visit To Paracas, Peru

Paracas used to be a small, unassuming fishing town, but the popularity of its bio-diverse Ballestas Islands and natural reserve have made it a popular destination for people interested in Peru's history, adventure sports, and wildlife.
oct 06

How to Negotiate More Vacation Time (Plus the One Thing You Should NEVER Say!)

The good news is: Everything is negotiable, including asking for the vacation time you deserve!
oct 06
Street Art in Norway

How to do Oslo on a Budget

I made it my mission to do Oslo as cheaply as possible. Here's how you can, too.
oct 03
Scenery in Seward, Alaska

5 Unforgettable Experiences in Seward, Alaska

The coastal community of Seward gives visitors the chance to experience all the nature, sports, and excitement that Alaska has to offer.
oct 01

Now You Can Book Up to a Week in Advance with Hotel Tonight

We recommend Hotel Tonight all the time for same-day hotel discounts—and we use it ourselves! That's why we're so psyched that Hotel Tonight is introducing a new program that allows for slightly less spontaneity.

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