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10 Amazing Things about Kansas City, Missouri

July 15, 2014

I have lived in Kansas City for the majority of my life—18 years to say the least. During the past four years I have been away at Truman State University, but that does not mean that I don’t have a plethora of memories from growing up there. Since I turned 16 and was let loose on the city scene, […]

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Power Converters and Power Adapters for Germany and Austria

July 9, 2014

Reader Kristin L. asked via a post on Facebook: Wondering if you could comment on Power Converters and Power Adapters for Europe (Austria & Germany)? We love questions from readers. Kristin: here’s our take on Power Voltage Converters and Power Adapters for Europe, specifically Austria and Germany. Power sockets in Germany and Austria have a round, recessed […]

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7 Favorite “Naughty” Pleasures on the Seabourn Sojourn

April 24, 2014

We were sitting in the cafe at the National Museum in Colombo, Sri Lanka when one of the local tour guides sat down beside us, giggled, and said, “I’m so naughty!” with unabashed glee. The guide was enjoying a coffee, we learned, with a huge pile of cold whipped cream on top of the espresso shot. The humorous moment […]

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Delicious Dumplings at Din Tai Fung in Singapore

April 7, 2014

During our first visit to Singapore nearly four years ago, we were trying to cool off from the June heat in the Paragon Shopping Center along Orchard Road. Hungry, we headed downstairs to the food court, we were quickly noticed a long line waiting for a table at one restaurant. Upon a closer look, you could see […]

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