This is the October 2008 issue

Boarding Pass

Boarding Pass
By David Tykol
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Travelers' Intercom

Recommended in London
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Bargains in Bali
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Bank of Internet
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Questions State Dept. Travel Warnings
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Oslo-Stockholm train in summer
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Grand Circle Travel trip to Lapland
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Finding travel partners
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Tried Odysseys Unlimited
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Disappointments on Egypt/Jordan tour
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Caught errors themselves
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Bag left behind
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Kudos to Glacier Express & Hertz
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Travel clocks, timers and timepieces
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Meandering the Medina in Fez
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Serendip serendipity
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Recommended Cape Town guide
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Hiring a day guide
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Saw suffering in Viet Nam & Cambodia
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Elephant center near Kuala Lumpur
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Surprise mini-bar charge
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Serendipity trumps planning in St. Moritz
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Frankfurt airport trek
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Amsterdam dining
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A case for undies
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Seat pitch
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Easter Island dining
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Security-friendly packing
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Backpack cushion
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The Koe Taung Tengh pagoda, Myanmar
By Nili Olay
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Columns

The most relaxing way to see Europe
The Cruising World

By Lew Toulmin
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Buying freestanding medical travel insurance
The Discerning Traveler

By Philip Wagenaar
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Beer makes Belgium blossom
Rick Steves' Europe

By Rick Steves
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In Dublin’s fair city: St. Stephen’s Green
The Garden Path

By Yvonne Horn
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The Amber Fort, outside Jaipur, has beckoned travelers from afar for centuries.
Rajasthan’s palaces and other treasures
Far Horizons

By Randy Keck
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Funniest Thing

Funniest Thing for October
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Where in the World? Correct Answers

The National Library of Belarus
The National Library of Belarus
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