Tag Archives: vacation

My little sister’s misadventures in Italy

My family has always been really proud of our heritage. It’s probably because our European roots are a bit stronger than a lot of Americans’ roots, or so we’d like to think.

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Day-tripping for Spring Break

With the poor economy putting the reins on every one’s budget, getting out of town for the week may seem impossible, so get out of town for just the day. Take a break from the bad air and embrace the true meaning of spring: revitalization.

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What type of vacation can your tax rebate buy?

With most Americans expecting to receive a tax rebate of up to $600 ($1,200 for married couples), there are plenty of ways to get the most vacation for your buck, say travel experts. Whether it’s a cruise, a tropical paradise, or family travel, these trips can all be done for under $600 a person.

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Ditching dead days

Students may be saying goodbye to their three-day weekends and dead days, while saying hello to a longer winter break, if University President John D. Welty signs a proposal to change the academic calendar.

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Give me a break!

SPRING BREAK IS JUST A MONTH AWAY, and although I have my plane ticket booked and hotel arrangements set, it seems a little bittersweet.

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