Meghan Allen and her husband make a downpayment on a Palladium Travel Club membership. If they have second thoughts, are they stuck with their purchase? Maybe there’s a way out of their Palladium Club membership.
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Diane Robinson is blacklisted by Walmart. She keeps receiving error messages when she logs into the site and can’t check out. And that’s not her only problem. Is there a way out?
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If you’re an omnivore who thinks good food is hard to find on vacation, try a vegan vacation.
Plant-based diets are growing in popularity, but most tourist destinations still cater to the comfort-food crowd. Large parts of the country — indeed, the world — are without vegan restaurants. What’s someone on an all-veggie diet to do?
Colette Coleman, an educational consultant and vegan in New York, is one of those travelers. She says looking for a vegan restaurant may be a mistake.
“Often it’s better to find a great vegan dish at a local restaurant serving diverse dishes,” she says.
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Why have people stopped tipping? Short answer: They’re tired of shelling out gratuities to everyone they meet – hotel concierges, luggage porters, tour guides and, of course, restaurant servers.
Enough is enough. They do not tip anymore.
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If you think there might be a hidden camera in your Airbnb, you’re not paranoid. Stories about privacy breaches in vacation rentals — and elsewhere in the travel industry — are common these days.
In fact, one of the hottest new gadgets is a hidden camera finder called Scout. It uses infrared light to find concealed lenses in your rental.
What’s this world coming to?
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