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The Frugal Traveler
#Seattle #gum wall. Disgusting, touristy, #awesome. @ THE GUM WALL PIKE PLACE MARKET instagram.com/p/sLvoAqlqoR/
#Seattle manhole covers are actually maps of downtown. instagram.com/p/sLAxSqlqrS/
Telling it like it is in #Seattle. #beer @ Lost Lake Cafe & Lounge instagram.com/p/sJfjNLlqrG/
My Global Entry has been reinstated 6 months after I requested a review but 1 month after filing a FOIA request. Coincidence?
At Hummel House, incredibly ripe green gauge plums (plus figs plus cherry tomatoes, etc), free with… instagram.com/p/sDuAz6Fqm0/
With cg2097 in the San Juan Islands, part II of Pacific NW trip. @ Mountain Lake, Orcas instagram.com/p/sA4PfUFqpz/
41% of Americans don't use all vacation days. (From the biased US Travel Assocation, but still...) thrillist.com/travel/nation/… @Thrillist.
I love @TMobile’s free int’l data and texting, but trade-off is clear: in the US, dropped calls like it’s 1999.
.@Frommers ??? The shame was that they saved money by taking it out of the library rather than buying it, as I would have.
This AM, Seattle hostel breakfast. Tonight phase 2 of Pacific NW trip:: San Juan Islands (expect better views). ow.ly/i/6CSyt
Huge discount for seniors and children! #Chinatown #Vancouver @ Chinatown 漢記 instagram.com/p/r8PLHwFqpu/
"Washroom" wins another point for #Canada. Not quite perfect, but more accurate than restroom by a… instagram.com/p/r8O4JDlqpS/
#Canada has cooler #mailboxes than we do. @ Vancouver, British Columbia instagram.com/p/r7cUTcFqjq/
A mix of harbor & history makes the North of Boston region stand out. Nice piece from @sethkugel: nytimes.com/2014/08/13/tra… via @nytimestravel
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Some good ideas (whether I agree or not) from readers on hotel booking: nytimes.com/2014/08/19/tra…
Another free guidebook option...RT @harascrispy: @frugaltraveler I prefer stealthy kindle @Frommers that I check out from @dcpl
Tick...................................tock. #Vancouver @ HSBC Vancouver Main Branch instagram.com/p/r24qq7lqsw/
I’m on @GoodMorningAmerica tomorrow, doing the hotel-savings rounds.
Public benches #Vancouver. More comfortable than they look (but not much). #PhotographByMom @ Robson… instagram.com/p/r2Tsjllqto/
So far, weather alone in #Vancouver is worth the visit. Sunny and a perfect 19 degrees Celsius (whatever that means).
Frugal #Vancouver w/ my parents - & they shame me by bringing a @Frommers guidebook from their public #library. #familytravel