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Deciding Whether to Travel Right Now is Confusing and Agonizing

Is it responsible to travel at all right now? Do I have a responsibility to travel to help support the millions of people who depend on travel for their livelihood? Does traveling too much and too soon actually hurt the travel industry in the long term by extending the pandemic’s timeline? Does travel put my …

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What Will Travel Look Like When it Opens Up Again?

After a full month where most of us have been staying at home, the wanderlust and restlessness is creeping in. We are all wondering what’s next and just how soon next will come. At the forefront of my mind is when we can travel safely again but most importantly, what will travel look like when …

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Travel Lessons We’ve Already Learned in These Trying Times

The events of the last week or two have been earth shattering. Borders closed. Stay at home orders issued. Entire industry segments – like airlines – rendered completely moot. Life as we know it has changed. And travel has certainly ground to a halt. It’s way too soon to know all the lessons we will …

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7 Travel & Disney Podcasts You Should be Listening To Right Now

There are so many different ways to get travel advice these days – blogs, social media, YouTube. While I’m on the road or on the move, I can’t always keep up with all the reading or watching I want to do. Enter the podcast – a travel-friendly way to consume content! Podcasts have been around …

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Truth in Travel Blogging: Hosted Trips, Media Previews, & My Promise to You

One of the writers over at TravelingDad wrote a pretty eye-opening piece about visiting Universal Orlando’s new water park Volcano Bay last week. He visited on one of the first few days it was open to the public. He had a less than stellar experience – ride breakdowns, never-ending waits, equipment not working, and customer service missteps …

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Sickness and Traveling with Kids: The Fear and the Reality

There are a million reasons NOT to travel with your kids.  The news the past few weeks has been filled with terror – the scariest travel deterrent.  There are reasons for any traveler to be concerned and take precautions, but I know the fear often weighs heaviest on those of us who travel with the littlest companions. …

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