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The IndependentTraveler.com Airport Scavenger Hunt
Check out the IndependentTraveler.com Airport Scavenger Hunt, in which we lighten up the airport mood by turning all your irritating, inconsiderate, funny or foolish fellow travelers into game pieces.
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How to Blend In With the Locals: 20 Tips
If you'd like to not stand out like a sore-thumb tourist on your next trip, consider these tips to fit in with the local folks.
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Go cycling in Tuscany, ride a "toy train" in India or take a Mayan tour of Guatemala with our vacation deals.
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10 Best South Africa Experiences
In South Africa, you're forgiven for sticking to the most iconic experiences, but there's so much more. See what else with our 10 best South Africa experiences.
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Frequent Flier Miles: Use 'Em, Don't Lose 'Em
You've earned them, you ought to get to use them. Discover how to use, not lose, your frequent fliers miles.
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Eight Holiday Travel Myths: Debunked!
Are you a holiday travel expert? Don't be so sure. See how we debunk eight common holiday travel myths.
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Flag Friday
Can you guess our mystery flag? Solve the Friday travel puzzle and you could win some swag!


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Pushing their limits, these travelers venture to Peru and Bolivia.
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