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Visit Philadelphia with a Local: Audio

Wondering what to do in Philadelphia, besides mop up after the Democratic National Convention?  We are kicking off a new series of interviews with friends about their hometowns. Since we are always hoping to get helpful hints about cities before we visit–and we are frequently asked for tips and recommendations about specific cities–we figured we’d […]

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Paul Bennett deep travel tips

Three Expert Tips for Sustainable Travel

Paul Bennett, like other subjects of Travel Past 50 interviews, has decades of travel experience and plenty of travel tips to share. But we’ve been interested in talking with Paul not only about his personal travels, but about how he encourages others to travel. Bennett and his wife and business partner, Lani Bevacqua, are the […]

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My Y-San at the hospital where I was stitched up. No insurance, but I was only out about $80.

With and Without Travel Insurance

I’m pretty glad I wasn’t hit by a bus in January. I couldn’t even admit this to myself, much less speak it out loud, but both Tom and I were without health insurance for the month. Whew, now we’re covered. Previously, we carried the same medical policies we’d been using at work. But like everyone […]

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