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What is the biggest lesson you learned from traveling?

Discuss: What is the Most Important Lesson Travel has Taught You?

It is often said that travel can be a transformative experience. That the things you learn while traveling will change you. However, we often talk about it in general terms without giving much thought to how it actually has cha...
by Jim Cheney
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Discuss: How Do You Cope With Being Away Over the Holidays?

If you’re like me, the joys of traveling can easily overcome any homesickness that you might have otherwise felt. Whether you’re traveling for a week, a year, or a lifetime, it’s easy to get swept up in a fore...
by Jim Cheney
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The view from my hotel room on St. Thomas, USVI.

Discuss: What’s Your Guilty Pleasure When Traveling?

Even the most budget conscious traveler has to splurge a bit everyone once in a while. So, my discussion question for this week asks: what’s your guilt pleasure when traveling? For me, while I enjoy a nice meal or shoppin...
by Jim Cheney
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Planning your long-term travel is easy with the Tripologist Travel Planning Service.

Discuss: What’s the Worst Part of Travel Planning?

As my regular readers know, I’m a big proponent of planning your travels. However, even for those that love travel planning as much as me, there’s always something about the planning process that is frustrating. So,...
by Jim Cheney
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The accommodation options on the island are rustic, but charming.

Discuss: What’s Your Favorite Type of Accommodation?

From luxury, all-inclusive hotels to a couch in a stranger’s apartment, there are nearly as many different kinds of accommodations as there are types of travelers. And, while many of us stay in a variety of different styl...
by Jim Cheney
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Planning ahead can keep you from missing something awesome.

Discuss: What’s the Best Part of Travel Planning?

I’ve made it no secret on this site that I’m a big fan of travel planning (Shameless plug: I even offer a Travel Planning Service). For me, it’s one of my favorite parts of going on a trip. Currently, I’...
by Jim Cheney
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