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The $108,000 Vacation: Is It Worth It?

The $108,000 Vacation: Is It Worth It? | Getaways and Travel | Scoop.it
Private jet trips are growing ever more popular, even with price tags that go well beyond $100,000. One company is now trying to make the experience even more exclusive.
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A hot spot that takes you over the top.

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28 places to live in the UK if you want to rub shoulders with successful financiers

28 places to live in the UK if you want to rub shoulders with successful financiers | Getaways and Travel | Scoop.it
Where should high earning financiers want to live in the UK?
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How ‘Carb-Loading’ Prevents Jet Lag and 7 Other Tips

How ‘Carb-Loading’ Prevents Jet Lag and 7 Other Tips | Getaways and Travel | Scoop.it
If you've dealt with the symptoms of adjusting to a different time zone, then know that scientists have made an interesting discovery about how you can combat jet lag.
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Don't "fuel" yourself, carb-loading can beat that jet lag layover.

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Airfare Expert: Add a stop to save up to 50%

Airfare Expert: Add a stop to save up to 50% | Getaways and Travel | Scoop.it
A little inconvenience could mean a little extra money to spend on attractions, souvenir shopping or going out to eat.
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A Venezuelan airport is charging for air. Yes, air.

A Venezuelan airport is charging for air. Yes, air. | Getaways and Travel | Scoop.it
The international airport in Caracas, Venezuela, is now charging for air.
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12 vacay spots for when money is no object

12 vacay spots for when money is no object | Getaways and Travel | Scoop.it
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12 vacay spots for when money is no object
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Nestled in the middle of the Rhone Valley, this chateau is just a humble summer vacation residence for you and 32 of your closest friends.
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Find your wealth paradise.

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Awesome new Google Maps trick makes travel planning even easier

Awesome new Google Maps trick makes travel planning even easier | Getaways and Travel | Scoop.it
Google unveiled a new Google Maps trick that should further help users who often find themselves planning trips and/or outdoor activities with the help of the company’s popular mapping application:...
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Top 10 Reasons to Travel With Your Smartphone

Top 10 Reasons to Travel With Your Smartphone | Getaways and Travel | Scoop.it
If someone asked me that question two years ago, my answer would be a lot different. Now, thanks to technology, I reply instead with "the best camera is always the one that is with you." That usually means a smartphone of some kind....
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Don't worry, it's free of charge.

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25 totally unnecessary but desirable travel gadgets

25 totally unnecessary but desirable travel gadgets | Getaways and Travel | Scoop.it
Of course you don't really need that Gucci trunk that converts into a deluxe shower, but wouldn't it be cool?
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Cool travel gifts to keep you one flight ahead.

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'Smart' luggage will text you when it gets lost

'Smart' luggage will text you when it gets lost | Getaways and Travel | Scoop.it
Companies like AT&T and Airbus are developing "smart luggage" that can transmit its location to travelers when it gets lost.
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Sometimes it just feels like your luggage has a mind of its own. 

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Want A Brilliant Idea For A Startup? Go On Vacation

Want A Brilliant Idea For A Startup? Go On Vacation | Getaways and Travel | Scoop.it
When Kevin Systrom came up with the idea for Instagram, he was strolling on a beach in Baja California, Mexico, not staring at a screen. It’s a common theme, according to research published this week. One in five startup ideas come to entrepreneurs while on vacation, according to a survey [...]
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The 15 Hacks That Will Problem-Proof Your EuroTrip

The 15 Hacks That Will Problem-Proof Your EuroTrip | Getaways and Travel | Scoop.it
Nobody wants a travel disaster -- especially when maneuvering Europe, that mystical continent full of over-hyped attractions and over-priced water bottles.

Reddit user Gspence314 recently asked fellow travelers for their pro tips on making it thr...
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The secrets to a perfect, problem-free trip to Europe.

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Beat The Heat: Best Waterside Vacation Spots

Beat The Heat: Best Waterside Vacation Spots | Getaways and Travel | Scoop.it
... you can see the oldest stone building in Toronto. End your day by relaxing on the beach, looking out at the sparkling blueness of Lake Ontario, and enjoying soaking up the city skyline from your nearby "vacation" spot.
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Make your day sparkle not your stress at these cool waterside spots.

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10 Amazing Locations From the Cult Classic ‘In Bruges’

10 Amazing Locations From the Cult Classic ‘In Bruges’ | Getaways and Travel | Scoop.it
Here's a list of ten amazing locations from the cult classic 'In Bruges' and a little bit about their histories.
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In Bruges, in vogue: 10 spots to explore. 

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Now You Can Earn Hotel Loyalty Points by Drinking Wine

Now You Can Earn Hotel Loyalty Points by Drinking Wine | Getaways and Travel | Scoop.it
Kimpton's new Karma Rewards program will grant guests perks and upgrades just for interacting with the brand's boutique properties.
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Sip wisely. 

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Why Locals (and You) Will Love Copenhagen This Year

Why Locals (and You) Will Love Copenhagen This Year | Getaways and Travel | Scoop.it

(Photos: City of Bikes: Nicolai Perjesi/Visit Copenhagen) Crowned (again) as the most livable city in the world by Monocle magazine, the Danish capital has gar...

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A city people want to live in is a city people love to visit. Copenhagen is just that

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Stunning photographs of unbelievable travel destinations

Stunning photographs of unbelievable travel destinations | Getaways and Travel | Scoop.it
Multi-coloured farmers' fields, a row of rocks that resemble giant fingers and a cave that looks like bubble-wrap - these are some of the most beautiful, sights captured from around the world.
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Travel destinations that are worth the trip.

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Take a Vacation! (It's Good for Your Career)

Take a Vacation! (It's Good for Your Career) | Getaways and Travel | Scoop.it
Turns out, if you're not using all of your vacation days, you're seriously missing out on some great health (and work!) benefits. (@miller_nm It's good for your career!
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How taking time off can give you more valuable time at work. 

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Yes, You Should Get to the Airport Early. Here’s Why

Yes, You Should Get to the Airport Early. Here’s Why | Getaways and Travel | Scoop.it
Unless you like taking risks, it’s still better to get to the airport ahead of time. In this week’s column, Traveler’s Omnbudsman debunks three myths about airport arrival timing.
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Hating on Spirit Airlines Can Get You 8,000 Frequent Flier Miles

Hating on Spirit Airlines Can Get You 8,000 Frequent Flier Miles | Getaways and Travel | Scoop.it

 Send the company your complaints and you could get 8,000 free frequent flier miles.

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4 Ways to Make Your Business Trip More Productive

4 Ways to Make Your Business Trip More Productive | Getaways and Travel | Scoop.it
Need to get more done on your business trip? Try these four tricks for being productive no matter where you are.
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4 keys to keeping yourself on target.

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NYC-Beijing in 2 hours (billionaires only, please)

NYC-Beijing in 2 hours (billionaires only, please) | Getaways and Travel | Scoop.it
Sub-orbital flight would give fliers the ability to fly from virtually any city on Earth to any other in two hours by 2020. GP reports.
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What effect on business will this have?

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The Best Apps For Business Travelers

The Best Apps For Business Travelers | Getaways and Travel | Scoop.it
Life on the road—or the tracks, or in the sky—is rough. These apps ease the hassle of working on the go, whether you're a corporate million-miler or self-employed.
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The best apps to have in your back pocket in the air.

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Hidden Vacation Destinations You’ve Never Heard Of

Hidden Vacation Destinations You’ve Never Heard Of | Getaways and Travel | Scoop.it
These secluded vacation rentals promise plenty of peace and quiet (We bet you didn't know about THESE hidden vacation spots...And you're going to be glad you did!
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For your travels, it's all about finding a "stable" hot spot and not getting lost amongst the trees. 

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