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Follow Your Genome, DNA Travel in 2018

Adventure travel isn’t always about jumping off cliffs, carving powder, or paddling whitewater. A deep and abiding adventure can begin with a simple DNA test. Companies providing inexpensive and accurate DNA testing are multiplying rapidly. Make sure you select a reputable organization like the ones below: FamilyTree DNA: best for genealogists, YDNA and mtDNA tests…
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Holiday Travel Hacks

Holiday Travel Hacks By William Atkins I’ve traveled internationally on the busiest travel days imaginable. At Miami International Airport just before Christmas 2013 there was a security line to enter the gate area in Terminal D that took 2 ½ hours to clear. I had flown into Miami from Chicago on an early morning flight…
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WHICH TRAVEL INSURANCE SHOULD I BUY?

WHICH TRAVEL INSURANCE SHOULD I BUY? Everyone traveling outside their home country needs travel insurance. Where doubt creeps in is when deciding which travel insurance policy to buy. There are hundreds of plans to choose from, so let’s separate them into three main categories: Trip Cancellation Insurance (TCI) – TCI plans refund your prepaid expenses…
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ON YOUR NEXT TRIP WITH AN INFANT OR TODDLER: “GIVE THE GRANDPARENTS A BREAK AND PLAN AHEAD”

ON YOUR NEXT TRIP WITH AN INFANT OR TODDLER: “GIVE THE GRANDPARENTS A BREAK AND PLAN AHEAD” Traveling internationally with a very young child is not only easier than you think, but also advisable. I know this sounds suspect, but I assure you the benefits will outweigh the negatives. My children began traveling out of…
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