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Geraldine Estevez

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    Are You A Tourist Or A Traveler?

    Tourist versus traveler: a matter of word choice, or is there more to it? When visiting a touristy part of town, you’ll often overhear residents complain about the tourists. But do they also complain about travelers? Oftentimes travelers stick around a while, exploring areas outside of the touristy sections. Tourists makes some...

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    Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

    Mother’s Day is right around the corner. May 11th, to be exact. Does it happen to you every year? You assume you’ve got it all under control, only to realize with little time left that you have no idea what you’re getting your mom. Before you panic, take a look at our...

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    Planning A Mexican Vacation

    Cinco De Mayo recently passed. While it’s a celebration of Mexican heritage, it doesn’t commemorate Mexican Independence Day. That we celebrate September 16th. Still, Cinco De Mayo is a great time to relax, have fun and explore Mexican traditions. Is there a better time to plan a Cinco De Mayo inspired Mexican...

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    Romantic Destinations In Latin America

    Traveling with someone you love is both romantic and exciting. If you’re having a hard time deciding where to go, sit down with your significant other and take a look at this list of romantic destinations in Latin America: 1. Puerto Vallarta, Mexico – Bay of Banderas was once the setting of...

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    Conquering Boredom On A Long Flight

    Take a three-hour flight and your excitement will likely make time fly. Opt for a longer flight, and well, you may just be in for an unpleasant surprise. While some airlines have a variety of movies passengers can select from, some airlines provide a single option. How do you make it through...

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    Five Common Travel Mistakes We All Make

    Whether you’re planning a weekend getaway or an extended vacation, nothing has the power to ruin an otherwise perfect escape like any of these preventable mistakes: Overpacking – The bigger the luggage, the greater the chance you’ll pack things you don’t really need. Take what you need, and leave behind what you...

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    Why You Should Consider Guatemala As Your Next Vacation Destination

    One look at the video for singer-songwriters Ricardo Arjona and Gaby Moreno’s duet, Fuiste Tú, and it’s no wonder they chose their native country as the backdrop. Some of the regions depicted in the music video are Antigua Guatemala, Río Dulce, Lake Atlitán and the ruins of Tikal. With its breathtaking sights...

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    Top Five Reasons To Visit Brazil

    With so many countries as options, why should you contemplate a trip to Brazil? Besides its liveliness and culture, Brazil is recognized for its natural beauty. Here are just five reasons why you shouldn’t hesitate to make your next vacation a Brazilian getaway. 1. There are many beautiful beaches in Brazil, over...

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    10 Signs You Have A Serious Case Of Wanderlust

    Truth be told, you probably suspected there is something wrong with you well before opening this post. The word ‘wanderlust’ alone is enough to provoke your interest. If you think you have a serious case of the travel bug, chances are you do. Here are ten signs your desire to travel is...

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    When Things Go Wrong On Vacation And On How To Cope

    There’s nothing quite like an unforeseen travel mishap to dampen the mood while you’re on vacation. Before you go losing your temper, and ruining what might otherwise be an excellent getaway, read these tips: Plan ahead. Always put a spare outfit or two in your carry-on. This way if your luggage gets...

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    Why You Should Plan A Trip To Las Vegas

    Las Vegas is known for its liveliness. With an array of street performers, club promoters and artists all around, it’s difficult to leave the city without at some point feeling its zest. Las Vegas is a great location for celebrations. Don’t just think bachelors or bachelorette parties; there are other reasons to...

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    5 Music Videos That Will Make Your Wanderlust Even Worse

    A music video serves as a representation of a song. Sometimes it depicts a love story, other times a breakup, or the consequences of one. Regardless of the story being told, it’s often the fashion and setting we’re most intrigued by. And for some videos, such as the ones featured below, artists...

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    Five Things Latinos Do While Traveling

    I’ve seen it time and time again – Latinos planning a trip and going about it in a very precise manner. There’s no such thing as over thinking or over planning when it comes to properly planning a trip. Among the ordinary things Latinos do right before taking a trip are these:...

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    10 Movies That Will Inspire You To Travel

    If you’re suffering from wanderlust, the profound desire to travel, then you probably need very little to further motivate you to get on a plane. But, it never hurts to watch an inspiring movie or two. The following is a list of movies that are sure to make you want to get...

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    Feel Like You’re Traveling, Even When You’re Not

    You’ve probably been there – every fiber of your being wants to be on vacation, but your bank account and/or work schedule disagree. If you can’t go off to surf in California or sip piña coladas in Punta Cana, then how do you unwind? It may be impossible to take a vacation...

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    California Dreaming

    It’s nearly inevitable to think of California without thinking of the celebrities residing there, the award shows, and the famous Hollywood sign. Sure, people move to California to make their dreams of fame come true, but there’s more to California than meets the eye. California’s weather is delightful, without being too severe....

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    Winter’s Tale New York City Press Conference

    Winter’s Tale is set in a mythic New York City and tells the story of a burglar who falls for a heiress. It depicts the age-old battle between good and evil. Moreover, it is a story of love, loss, and the miraculous power of hope. Cast members and renown screenwriter Akiva Goldsman...

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    Travel Fashion: Dressing For A Warm Getaway

    It’s fashion week in New York City and a great time to get inspired. Whether your style is casual, chic or edgy, now’s the perfect time to mix and match, try new things and get inspired by your favorite designers. Adding staple pieces can take your look from bland to memorable and...

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    Travel For Two: Creating A Memorable Vacation With Your Significant Other

    It’s easy to get wrapped up in routine and forget to enjoy the simple things. With Valentine’s Day around the corner, it makes sense to plan a getaway with your significant other. Don’t settle for simple and mundane. Get adventurous! Knock something off your bucket list…together! No compromise necessary. If you each...

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    Super Bowl Sunday Travel Inspiration

    Today is an exciting day for sports fanatics all over the world. While some cheer on the Seattle Seahawks, others are busy cheering for the Denver Broncos. This year's Super Bowl is taking place at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. With a toboggan in place and millions of tourists celebrating, the city...