- See your fill of lions, elephants, and other African wildlife at a discounted price. Safari and tour companies in Africa are now offering as much as 40 percent off normal rates. [New York Times]
- If you have three months or more before your next trip abroad, you may be able to learn a new language (or enough of the basics) before your flight takes off. [Matador Network]
- Not quite ready to break out your sweaters or winter coat? Pack your bathing suit instead, and head to one of these warm weather locations. [The Guardian]
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