Category Archives: France

One Week Trips to Maximize Your Country Count

Here at Conquering the Century Club, we are constantly brainstorming ways to get more countries. Here are a couple of easy, one week trips that will give the traveler plenty of countries in no time. The British Isles England, Scotland, … Continue reading

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A traveler’s guide to be thankful for

This weekend as I turned on the radio, the rock station seemed to have become the holiday music station.  It’s that time of year again!  So between the pre-Thanksgiving preparations, we’ve made sure to pack all loose fitting clothes for … Continue reading

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Top 5 Monday: Cliches that are worth the trip

Oh, hey there.  Remember us?  We wish we had a great excuse for the lack in posts lately – like maybe an anonymous billionaire gave us a grant to travel all over the world for some random reason, rendering us … Continue reading

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This Week In Travel – October 1, 2010

This week on the web… Australia’s East Coast off the beaten path. The unspoiled Caribbean is located off the coasts of Central and South America. Gadling jumps on the Colombia bandwagon. A foodie’s guide to New Zealand. The soda machine … Continue reading

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Fall Back

With a little nip in the air it can only mean one thing, fall is here. This time of year most start to dread, because it means winter is just around the corner. It’s dark all the time and everyone … Continue reading

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This Week in Travel – September 17, 2010

Our weekly look at travel around the web.  This week…cowboy airplane seats and beer! The new airline “saddle seats” aren’t gonna work out for the zaftig passenger. The Cranky Flier gets a wedgie in the saddle seats. American authors in … Continue reading

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Are tour trips worth it?

Have you ever taken a trip on a tour?  I was surfing the web today and stumbled on Rick Steves tours.  The tours are pretty varied in days and locations.  Some offer tours in one city, or one region, while … Continue reading

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