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Archive: September 2, 2007 - September 8, 2007

What Happens in Vegas... Your Kids Shouldn't See

Even for me, two visits to Las Vegas in five weeks was a bit much. But there I was for various reasons, in late July and early September. And a question that's been in the back of my mind for ages finally burst forth: Why do parents bring kids to...

By John Deiner | September 6, 2007; 2:28 PM ET | Comments (32)

Cheap Hotels in Europe

Just as we enter the shoulder travel season, when airfares to Europe begin to dip to affordable levels, Eurocheapo, which features budget hotels throughout Europe, is expanding its offerings. The site has has led us to some pretty cool digs at great prices in the major European capitals (examples: the...

By Gary Lee | September 6, 2007; 1:22 PM ET | Comments (0)

Doing Good, But Not Continuously

Ever thought you'd like to do some voluntourism -- volunteering on your travel vacation -- but don't have a strong enough back to, say, build houses under a hot sun? Or maybe you'd like your vacation to be meaningful and you'd like to see something outside tourist areas, but still...

By Cindy Loose | September 5, 2007; 11:20 AM ET | Comments (0)

Travelers in Your Facebook

Much to my children's chagrin, I recently joined Facebook. Purely for journalistic reasons of course. I was attracted by the travel buzz around the social networking site, but quickly got sucked into the socializing part -- connecting with friends and friends of friends, seeing what my colleagues are up to,...

By K.C. Summers | September 4, 2007; 10:51 AM ET | Comments (0)

 

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