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Here for you since 2001….
Would there have been a crazier time to start a travel themed website than in the dark days immediately after 9/11/2001?
Well, that’s what we did. There was a desperate need for common sense among the panic, and that’s been our mission ever since. Shining a clear light of common sense on an industry that often lacks both clarity and sense.
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