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Jord Watch Contest

What Time Is It? That’s Right. It’s Springtime. Everything is more beautiful in Spring, even this Jord women’s watch (although it’s hard to make it even more beautiful – it’s stunning). To celebrate my one-year blogging anniversary here at Coffee and Passport (Yay! It’s been a year already?!), I’ve partnered up with Jord Watches to…

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Tipping Hotel Housekeeping

Should you leave a tip? My answer is yes. This may not apply to business travelers staying in hotels that only cater to business travelers (you’re there on the company dime), but otherwise, yes. Some hotels provide envelopes daily to encourage tipping the service staff. How much to tip hotel housekeeping? How much should you…

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Visiting Boston in 24 hours or less

You only have one day to visit Boston? Let’s make the most of it. My travel partner and I recently returned from an amazing week in the Azores. Since we were departing from Boston Logan Airport and we were both flying in from the Pacific Northwest, we’d figure the safest (and most fun) bet would be…

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Visiting San Francisco

San Francisco: A Photo Essay San Francisco is the beautiful city by the Bay and the Golden Gate Bridge is her crown jewel. Every wondered how the Golden Gate Bridge got its name? The beautiful orange bridge is named for the Golden Gate Strait, the narrow of water connecting the San Francisco Bay to the Pacific Ocean. San…

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