Going to Osaka? Here are 3 must eat street foods you should try

Dotonbori is the mecca of street food in Osaka

Most people think that Tokyo is a far superior city for food than Osaka. What they fail to realize is that Osaka is considered the food capital of Japan. Osaka is a city for food lovers and has just as great of food, or even better, than Tokyo. Some of the most famous and delicious foods in Osaka are those being sold by street vendors (and in restaurants all over the city). If you are visiting Osaka, make sure you …

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1 night layover in Amsterdam if you are on a budget

Welcome to Amsterdam...for one night

Just because you are in Amsterdam for a night, doesn’t mean you can’t have a little fun without breaking the bank. Other than food and transportation into the city, most of the things listed below are free. With little time and little money, you can still enjoy Amsterdam by strolling down narrow streets on beautiful canals lined with historic houses. Canals, canals everywhere Canals are what makes Amsterdam, well Amsterdam. It’s what most people think about when they think of …

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First time riding Uber? Important things you need to know

Uber iPhone app

For the most part, Uber is amazing. The ability to request, track, and pay for a taxi at the tip of your fingers is a simple yet brilliant idea. With any new technology comes pros and cons. Lately, in the news and online, there have been reports about issues with Uber drivers and passengers. How do you know what is true and what isn’t? Is Uber safe for you to ride? If you are deciding to ride Uber for the first …

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Top 5 Labor Day Destinations For 2013

Views of planes on the tarmac from the restaurant

Priceline has released a list of the top Labor Day destinations in the United States for 2013. This list is based on thousands of actual Name Your Own Price credit card bookings made on Priceline, which obviously is more accurate than lists that use polls or votes. Surprisingly, travelers picked big cities over beach destinations. With unpredictable end of summer weather, travelers have decided to pass on the sunscreen and board shorts for big cities, sightseeing, museums, shopping, and eating. …

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5 Tips To Get Through Airport Security Quicker

Dreaded airport security

Getting through airport security can be frustrating and a huge hassle. Lines can vary greatly depending on the time of the day, how many security lines are actually open, the security machines being used, and whether or not you are traveling during a peak travel time such as Christmas or Thanksgiving. Here are 5 tips that may help you get through airport security a little quicker next time. Tip #1: Most airports have multiple airport security screening locations for the …

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Airlines’ 24 hour cancellation policy

Book a flight and want to cancel? You can for free within 24 hours

Have you ever booked a flight in the heat of the moment and plans changed or you simply changed your mind? I have, more than once. Or, say you booked a flight and the fare dropped for the same route on another airline by $100. What can you do? First, don’t panic, you have options. The airlines listed below have a 24 hour cancellation policy which allows passengers the option of canceling reservations without penalty or fee. This policy even …

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