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Best Portland Hotels Under $100 Per Night

The more money you save on nightly accommodation means more to spend doing the things you love. Portland is such a compact city that no matter where you stay you will be close to the action. Whether you choose a spot near the airport or in the center, you’re sure to love your visit to…

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Tokyo, Japan is a City Best Seen in Spring

Japan is an enchanting country, rich in cultural traditions and shrouded in mystery as grand as Mount Fuji. But what about Tokyo, the bustling hub and heart of the country? One of the most beautiful times to visit Tokyo is in the Spring for their iconic cherry blossom festival. The blossoms can be found all…

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Madrid Christmas Photo Essay

Have you ever visited Europe during Christmastime? It’s absolutely a magical time of year whether you celebrate Christmas or not. Strolling around Madrid once the lights go on is one of the best (and free!) activities the city has to offer.  Start on Calle Alcala and follow the brightest lights towards the center of the…

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Boston on a Budget? No Problem!

With over a quarter million students, Boston is sure to make you feel young again. But you can feel young and be money smart. Following the tips in this article will make sure you don’t leave Boston pinching pennies, just savoring memories. Late nights on the waterfront, food truck hopping, and tucking into some of…

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