This is the October 2009 issue

Boarding Pass

Boarding Pass
By David Tykol
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Features

Travelers' Intercom

Transit in Venice
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Driving southeast Spain
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Turkey on the cheap
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Requested refund from Aeroflot
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Unwanted pre-cruise stay
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Enjoyed Costa Europa
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Montpellier a ‘favorite’
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Guide, room in Budapest
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Guide in Yemen
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Guide in Santiago
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Personalized Panama tour
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Lessons in more than Spanish
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8 things about Easter Island
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Coping in Cuzco
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Wilting under quilting
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Double the work
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Duvets ‘cuddly’
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Chile and chilly
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Summer-weight duvets
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Packing tips
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Boutique Museums: Loaf here
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Wildlife in Patagonia
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Calling All Readers!

Most useful guidebooks
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Columns

Why not go cruising?
The Cruising World

By Lew Toulmin
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Suzhou, China: The Master of the Nets Garden
The Garden Path

By Yvonne Horn
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The best way to nickel-and-dime banks and credit card companies is to pay for as much as possible in cash.
The sleaze of fees
Rick Steves' Europe

By Rick Steves
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Holy places: Pilgrimage to Tara & Newgrange, Ireland
Focus on Archaeology

By Julie Skurdenis
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Jagged rockscapes abound in Cappadocia. Photos: Keck
Cappadocia to Bursa
Far Horizons

By Randy Keck
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Survey prize winners
Departure Lounge

By Armond Noble
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Funniest Thing

Irish driving advice
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