How to Set Up Your 2019 Travel Budget

Setting up a travel budget is simple. I’m sharing the process that my husband and I use, but it’s essential to make it your own. The three foundational rules to remember: Decide where you want to go, determine roughly how much it will cost, and then figure out how much you need to save each month to make the trip happen. From there, you can add elements that are specific to your lifestyle and goals.

– Outside Magazine

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These 5 travel destinations are fighting back against the “Instagram Effect”

As the Instagram Effect continues into 2019, destinations are coming up with ways to fight back–and fight off the teeming hoards of selfie-stick-wielding visitors. Photogenic destinations like Barcelona, Amsterdam, Cinque Terre, and Santorini are starting to limit how and when tourists visit in hopes of preserving the landmarks for the future.

– Fast Company

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Erie women’s veterans program connects through art

On Wednesday at 10 a.m., Sitter and Muczynski will hold the first Women Veterans C.A.R.E. (Connecting Arts to Real Experiences) program. The free monthly program, they say, will explore a range of issues through the arts. Sessions will address stress, relationships, self-awareness, resilience, finding and restoring balance in life, and relaxation techniques, among other things.


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