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The strong dollar is currently making travel in Europe very attractive – with one important caveat

Many Americans, facing record high inflation and interest rates, cannot afford to travel right now. But for the lucky ones who can, this could be the perfect time to book a trip to Europe. The British pound fell to an all-time low against the US dollar on Monday, and the euro, which fell below par …

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Travel costs have increased, but travelers are not canceling their plans just yet

Summer travel talk sure isn’t what it used to be. Instead of sun, sand and surf, many travel discussions now revolve around inflation, rising fuel costs and flight cancellations, a situation that could derail a much-needed travel comeback in the summer of 2022. Travel talks on Twitter fell 75% from April to May, while discussions …

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Can Nantucket survive the stress of year-round tourism?

Last summer, the line at Nantucket’s popular Black Eyed Susan’s restaurant often snaked its way down India Street — but it was worth the wait. A small, unpretentious and somewhat offbeat place, popular with both long-time visitors to the island and “seasonal” drivers. However, co-owners Susan Handy and Jeff Worster failed to open that summer. …

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The airlines’ chaotic summer is over. These 5 charts show how it went

Travelers make their way through Orlando International Airport over New Year’s weekend despite thousands of flight cancellations and delays across the United States. Paul Hennessy | Light Rocket | Getty Images It’s been an expensive and chaotic summer for air travel. A larger proportion of flights were delayed or canceled during the late spring and …

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Helicopter parents in youth sports can increase children’s stress levels: psychologists

Many American children today participate in multiple team sports. But they not only navigate through packed daily schedules, they also have to contend with a high level of stress. While participating in team sports has been linked to better mental health in children, parents need to be careful not to become critically or overly involved …

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This will make your trip more relaxed and stress-free

The last time Camille Hoheb went on a wellness vacation, she didn’t set her sights on strenuous hikes, lowering her blood pressure by a few notches, or changing treacherous everyday habits. She brought a sketchbook, no itinerary, and a general desire to find locally popular restaurants rather than chewing through a must-visit list. The two …

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