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It is always fun to travel – but vacations are even better when they are organized.

Here are some travel organization tips that have worked for my family.

Whenever we visit someplace new, I also try to write up an article about what we saw, things we did, etc.

My hope is that you will find it helpful if you happen to plan a trip to the same destination.

Happy travels!

 

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