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Strong dollar makes European travel very attractive right now – with one important caveat

Faced with record high inflation and interest rates, many Americans cannot afford to travel right now. But for the lucky ones who can, this might be the perfect time to book a trip to Europe. The British pound slid to an all-time low against the US dollar on Monday, and the euro, which has fallen …

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Can Nantucket survive the stress of year-round tourism?

Last summer, the popular Nantucket restaurant Black Eyed Susan often lined up on India Street – but the wait in line was well worth it. A small, unpretentious and somewhat unusual space, it is popular with long-time visitors to the island and “year-round” visitors alike. But this summer, co-owners Susan Handy and Jeff Worster failed …

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Helicopter parents in youth sports can increase children’s stress levels: psychologists

Many American children participate in more than one team sport today. Still, they are not only navigating packed daily schedules, but also dealing with high levels of stress. According to the University of Italy’s findings, published last year in the International Journal of Environmental, participation in team sports is associated with better mental health in …

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How do you make your trip more relaxing and less stressful?

When Camille Hoheb last went on a wellness-focused vacation, she didn’t set any goals for strenuous walks, she wasn’t aiming to lower her blood pressure by a few points, and she wasn’t aiming to correct any low daily habits. She brought a sketchbook, not an itinerary, and the desire to find popular eateries locally rather …

How do you make your trip more relaxing and less stressful? Read More »

How do you make your trip more relaxing and less stressful?

When Camille Hoheb last went on a wellness-focused vacation, she didn’t set any goals for strenuous walks, she wasn’t aiming to lower her blood pressure by a few points, and she wasn’t aiming to correct any low daily habits. She brought a sketchbook, not an itinerary, and the desire to find popular eateries locally rather …

How do you make your trip more relaxing and less stressful? Read More »

How do you make your trip more relaxing and less stressful?

When Camille Hoheb last went on a wellness-focused vacation, she didn’t set any goals for strenuous walks, she wasn’t aiming to lower her blood pressure by a few points, and she wasn’t aiming to correct any low daily habits. She brought a sketchbook, not an itinerary, and the desire to find popular eateries locally rather …

How do you make your trip more relaxing and less stressful? Read More »