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Favorite Family Travel Finds from Around the Globe at The NY Times Travel Show

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Georgette and Melissa took a trip around the world this weekend, without having to leave the NYC area! We  attended the New York Times Travel Show at the Jacob Javits Center in Manhattan. We sat through panels, chatted with travel experts, sifted through brochures, and got the skinny on everything cool in family travel for 2017.

Want to know where to go in the coming year? Here are a few of our favorite finds:

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10 Tips for Teens (or Anyone) for Safe International Travel

Safe International Travel

Yesterday, a friend’s daughter stopped by before she headed off to a semester in Cape Town, South Africa (Bon Voyage, Sarah!). Although Cape Town is my favorite city on the planet, I seriously considered Sarah’s questions about safety, and although she already knew some of what I passed along, a few of my tips surprised her.

What I shared with her applies to any teen, college student, millennial, or quite honestly, adult, heading out on an independent international adventure, so I decided to share them with you, too.

Here are 10 tips for safe international travel:

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