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Your Olive Garden Pasta Pass Could Come With a Trip to Italy

Starting tomorrow, Olive Garden lovers will once again get the chance to purchase the Never Ending Pasta Pass, which—for $100—sends one on an eight-week, pasta, breadstick, and salad quest. Fifty lucky people will also have the chance to go to Italy for just $100 more.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Reduce Travel Stress by Sending Yourself a Checklist

Travel should be fun and exciting, but that nagging feeling that you’re forgetting something can add undue stress to your preparations. If you want to banish that feeling from the time you start packing to when you walk out the door with your suitcase, you’re going to need this checklist. Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Your Best Local Restaurants for Visitors to Go to Instead of Chains

We asked you what local spots people should go to in your city instead of chain restaurants, and you delivered. We’ve complied suggestions for major metro areas so tourists stop going to awful chains and instead give their money to local places you love.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Your Best Local Restaurants for Visitors to Go to Instead of Chains

We asked you what local spots people should go to in your city instead of chain restaurants, and you delivered. We’ve complied suggestions for major metro areas so tourists stop going to awful chains and instead give their money to local places you love.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Use a Packing Grid to Ensure You Have Everything You Need for a Trip

When’s the last time you went on a vacation and felt confident that you’d packed everything you needed? For some of us, travel means spending the first night away from home at a Walgreens or a Walmart, buying the sunscreen or flip-flops we should have put into our suitcases. Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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What to Do Before Packing Your Laptop in a Checked Bag

If you’re packing your laptop in a checked bag, the best advice is probably don’t do it. From lost luggage to lost data, there’s so much that can go wrong. With the threat of a laptop ban looming, though, you may not have a choice. Whatever the circumstance, you want to keep your laptop safe once […]

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Stop Overpacking for Trips With a “Luggage Audit”

Most of us tend to overpack when we travel. You might as well toss in those extra shirts, chargers, and camera gadgets because you never know what you might need, right? Of course, you then end up not using half the stuff you bring. If this sounds familiar, consider a “luggage audit” next time you […]

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