Everything you need to know about vegan vacations

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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Is there a hidden camera in my Airbnb?

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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