Author: Brent Rees

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Free B&B homestay for mature travelers

Do expensive hotel rooms prohibit you from traveling? In the five largest US cities, the average daily hotel room rate has climbed to over...

Quebec City - Place Champlain

Places We Love, Travel Guide, Travel Review, Travel Tips

Why Quebec City is a Canada favorite

The charms of this 400-year-old city are many and the fact that French is spoken here, is only the beginning. With its charming cobblestone...

Statue of Liberty

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7 ways to view the Statue of Liberty

A gift from France to America, ‘Lady Liberty’ as she is fondly referred is a beacon of freedom to all that pass their gaze on the...

Travel Guide, Travel Tips

7 common questions about flying answered

For many, flying has become about as commonplace as a road trip to the grocery store – at least it seems that way. With an abundance of...

Venice, Italy

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How to navigate Venice

The watery wonderland of Venice isn’t your typical city when it comes to getting around.   Spread across 118 small islands, this...

Rodeo Drive

Places We Love, Travel Guide, Travel Review, Travel Tips, We Recommend

The iconic streets of L.A.

From its great beaches and pleasant Mediterranean style climate, to its Hollywood and Disney attractions, celebrity-spotting and great...

How to avoid resort fees

Travel Guide, Travel Tips

Resort Fee Fatigue – How to avoid resort fees

The daily grind of getting up early, going to work, and saving up for a vacation is something most people can relate to. The mere thought...

Prague 1280

Travel Tips

The world’s safest places to visit

It’s completely reasonable that anyone traveling abroad these days considers personal safety one of the deciding factors in their...

plane-cabin 1280

Travel Tips

Window Vs Aisle Seat – Which is best?

Let’s face it, flying these days can be an exercise in patience, especially when you’re flying in Coach. Crowded planes, minimal...

Tallinn, Estonia

Travel Guide

Where to spend a white Christmas

There is something magical about experiencing a white Christmas. And thinking about where you’d like to see that snow falling is part...