Month: August 2017

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The Benefits of Booking with a Travel Agent

Whenever I mention working for a travel agency, nine times out of ten I’ll receive a confused look followed by “people still use travel agents?” For some reason, the rise in technology and convenient online booking services like Expedia and Booking.com have led people to assume that travel agents are obsolete.

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The 7 Friends You End Up With on Every Road Trip

And while we have yet to take on an extensive cross-country trip, you get a good sense of each of your friends’ travel personas when you’re stuck in two cars during a fourteen-hour drive to Myrtle Beach.

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A First-Timer’s Guide to A Day at Old Orchard Beach

Old Orchard Beach has gone through various transitions throughout its long history, at one point being home to a racetrack, the area of which was purchased in 1952; and even spent five years as the home to an Animal Fair. But many parts of its historic past still remain: Pier Fries has been feeding visitors for almost a century, and the Old Orchard Beach Pier has been a hangout for beachgoers since 1898!