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This App Will Plan Your Entire Trip

Instead of spending hours tabbing through travel sites, hit Rome2Rio: an oracle-like web/app that maps out the exact planes, trains, and automobiles (with fares) to take between any two places on the planet.

04/16/2014

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8 Hotels Where You’re The Only Guest

Because the easiest way to score VIP treatment at a hotel is to either be rich or the ONLY guest, here are eight exclusive accommodations around the world that boast one single room — and your host’s undivided attention.

04/10/2014

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Score Cheap Hotel Rooms By Letting Hotels Fight Over You

Hotels now want to treat you like a storage unit full of crappy furniture — they bid on YOU!

03/27/2014

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Honesty Bars: The Bars Where You Pay Whatever You Want

If you’ve ever stayed at a boutique hotel abroad, odds are you’ve come across a “Seriously, where on earth did the bartender go — oh wait, there is no bartender?” honesty bar.

03/26/2014

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The World’s 7 Coolest Floating Hotels

From retired ocean liners and rock-themed submarines, to tricked-out houseboats and huts tied to inner tubes, here are seven of the world’s coolest.

03/19/2014

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Stay At An Igloo Village In Finland

An igloo village in Finlad is open to visitors. If you’re looking to vacation in the snow, head to this arctic resort Kakslauttanen.

02/14/2014

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The World’s 10 Coolest Treehouse Hotels

Looking for a vacation with an edge? Instead of traveling to a city, take your next trip to nature and hang out at these treehouse hotels.

02/06/2014

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The World’s Most Incredible Underwater Hotel Rooms

If you’re looking for an unusual tropical vacation this time around, check out the world’s most incredible underwater hotel rooms.

11/26/2013

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The Best Beer Hotels Abroad

Check out the best beer hotels from around the world.

11/22/2013

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The Six Best Hotel Beds For Shut-Eye

Check out these hotel beds around the world that help you get the best possible night’s sleep.

10/24/2013

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Fueled By Tourism, City Sets Record For Hotel Revenue

The city is reporting some good news for Chicago’s economy and the tourism industry

07/22/2013

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Boston’s Best Bed & Breakfasts

Plan some time away while enjoying all the comforts of home. Head north of Boston to the beautiful shoreline and unwind at a bed and breakfast. The best linens, hearty breakfasts and elegant surroundings will allow you to relax and recharge.

05/10/2013

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Chicago Area Communities With Most Prostitution In Hotels

A new DePaul College of Law study identifies three Chicago area communities that have the most instances of prostitution in hotels.

02/28/2013

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NATO Delegations Begin Arriving In Chicago Today

The pulse of Chicago is quickening with the latest NATO developments, as downtown hotels have started welcoming their first NATO guests.

CBS Chicago–05/17/2012

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New Names, Owners For 2 Streeterville Hotels

Two hotels in Streeterville have new names and owners, and will soon be undergoing major renovations.

CBS Chicago–05/04/2012

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Avoiding Bedbugs When You’re On Vacation

Before you hit the road for your summer vacation make sure to take steps that you don’t bring back any unexpected souvenirs in the form of bed bugs.

CBS Chicago–06/29/2011

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Chicago Housekeepers Detail Sex Harassment From Guests

The arrest of the head of the International Monetary Fund for the alleged sexual assault of a New York hotel housekeeper has emboldened housekeepers at Chicago hotels to tell their stories of unwanted encounters.

CBS Chicago–06/02/2011

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Downtown Workers Choose Hotels Over Commute

Hundreds of locals are flocking to downtown hotels instead of braving the elements on the road.

WBBM Newsradio–02/02/2011

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Travel Upgrades Easier Than You Might Think

Need to get away? Just because you booked a ticket in coach doesn’t mean you can’t fly to first class. From airline tickets to hotels to car rentals, there are ways to help yourself score an upgrade without forking out more cash.

CBS 2–12/01/2010

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Guide To Allstate Arena

Allstate Arena has had quite the run over the past 30 years serving as one of the most iconic and largest indoor entertainment venues in the Chicago area. Here’s a roundup of everything you need to know!

10/03/2010

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