This is the October 2014 issue

Boarding Pass

Boarding Pass
By David Tykol
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Features

From wildlife to waterfalls, enjoying a small-group adventure in Southern Africa
By Yvonne Horn
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Loving Languedoc
By Jack & Yvonne Prevo
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Visiting three of Japan’s sites of extraordinary natural beauty by rail
By Miyako Storch
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Discovering England’s delightful Cornwall region
By John Scheleur
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Travelers' Intercom

Taking trains in Spain
By Diane Pitmon
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Historic sites in Scotland
By John Graham
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In and around Bolzano
By Marilyn Hill
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Balked at ‘release of liability’ form
By Gwen & Steve Tigner
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Dom. Rep. cab fare row
By Otto Schumacher
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Texel: Europe’s last WWII battlefield
By Jim Ure
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Netherlands’ Day of Liberation
By Emily Moore
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Six days in Siem Reap
By Anne Stoll
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Sri Lanka itinerary tips
By Tod Harding
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Recommended in Scotland
By JoAnn Irwin
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A Massage to Die For: Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
By Greg Stathakis
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Keeping a travelogue
By Florence Drake
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Compiled travel journals
By John K. Meinert
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Turkmenistan with MIR Corp.
By Alla Campbell
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Getting refunds when prepaying
By Diane Robbins
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Paris audio guide app
By Phyllis Bismanovsky
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Notes on France
By David Selley
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Be aware of pickpockets
By Merrill Sarty
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Hotel bathrooms, Europe
By Julane Anderson
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Do-it-yourself dryer
By Charles Severs
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Took grandkids on safari
By Arlene Hamann
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Parsenath Jain Temple
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Calling All Readers!

Columns

Why I love eating in Italy
Rick Steves' Europe

By Rick Steves
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Colonial missions in Mexico’s Yucatán
Focus on Archaeology

By Julie Skurdenis
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Guatemala: Central American adventure
Far Horizons

By Randy Keck
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Funniest Thing

Paint by numbers
Appears on Page 57
 

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