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Great Boutique Hotels in Monterey, California

Monterey is a real gem in the studded necklace that is California’s beautiful coastline, easily one of the most beautiful in the world. It’s a city that should be savored slowly, getting into pace with the locals who take the time to worship the sun when it shines and bundle up against the fog over…

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Amsterdam is One of Europe’s Greenest Cities

It’s common knowledge that you’re just as likely to see a traffic jam of bikes as you are to see cars in the heart of Amsterdam. In fact, the city has more bikes than people! More so than most European cities, Amsterdam is constantly lessening their impact on the environment and encouraging their residents to…

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Slipping into Soufriere — St. Lucia Speed

Dreaming of dipping your toes into temperate Caribbean waters and feeling the sand gently exfoliate the bottoms of your feet? You’re ready for your next trip to St. Lucia. Reach the Peak of the Pitons Take a deep breath and get yourself prepared, as it’s 2,160 feet above sea level to the peak of Gros…

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An Eco-Friendly Visit to Sonoma: Hipmunk City Love

California is known for eco-consciousness, and Northern California for an organic and natural approach to life. Sonoma is a destination renowned for wineries, acres of blossoming vineyards, and tasting rooms where one can easily spend a weekend sipping some of the nation’s finest wines. In keeping with the local’s view of conservation, here are some…

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