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New York City

How to do New York City on a Budget

There’s no city in the world like New York — and not many in the U.S. that can be as expensive to visit! In several visits there, I’ve figured out a few tactics and resources that can help to have a good time in the Big Apple on the cheap. There are actually quite a […]

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Trading Places is getting a new look!

After 6 years of having a lot of fun with Trading Places as a personal travel blog, my baby is finally growing up! Stay tuned, because Trading Places is in the process of getting a totally new look — as well as expanding to incorporate more travel channels, and more lifestyle content besides travel. We’ll […]

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Trading Places in Quebec

Tres belle! My Quebec City home for the next 10 days, doing a home exchange. Marie-Chantal is staying at my home in Austin. Selma and I can’t wait to explore this lovely city! This chic, three-story townhome is in an excellent location, only about a 15 minute walk from Vieux Quebec and in a lively […]

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Trading Places in Ireland

There is a reason that I named my blog “Trading Places.” When I travel somewhere, I like to try and experience what it would be to live life in that place, as much as possible. Yes, checking out the must-see spots and tourist attractions — there are certain sights and activities you just wouldn’t want to […]

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