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The Birth of the Overwater Bungalow

12 January 17

Author: Alexa Crow

When you think of a relaxing, remote getaway, what comes to mind? For a lot of people, it is an overwater bungalow with a clear glass floor. These unique structures, which teeter on stilts over the South Pacific Ocean, certainly have earned their popularity in the world of travel and tourism. We at Global Escapes […]

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That Time When I Wish Global Escapes Had Planned My Ski Trip…

3 October 16

Author: Alexa Crow

Hello, Alexa the intern here! It wasn’t until a few months ago, when I started working with this incredible company, that I learned how much really goes into planning a vacation. Sometimes it’s hard to wrap my brain around all the little details that each travel consultant never fails to include. I started thinking about […]

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10 Places You Must Visit in Canada

11 May 16

Author: Alexa Crow

Canada’s diverse environment, architecture, history, and activities make it an exciting destination for everyone–from adventurers to foodies. Here are 10 places you shouldn’t miss when visiting our northern neighbor. 1. Vancouver You can’t go wrong with Vancouver or the surrounding areas. This area is simply gorgeous. The rainforest-type ecosystem with the stunning Rockies as the backdrop is an unbelievable […]

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Travel Insurance: Avoid the Loopholes

10 May 16

Author: Alexa Crow

“Never ever book a trip of any kind without travel insurance.” This is the number-one lesson that Beth and her husband, Kevin*, two loyal Global Escapes clients, have learned in their past travel experiences. They sat down and talked to us not only about the importance of travel insurance, but also of knowing what you’re getting […]

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Travel Insurance 101

9 May 16

Author: Alexa Crow

When you think of travel essentials, the usual things come to mind: a camera, a raincoat, maybe an electrical adapter. But many people forget the number-one essential item: travel insurance. You may be pleasantly surprised when you find out that travel insurance isn’t the one-trick pony you thought it was. Short Trips are Covered First off, did you […]

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