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Jennifer Miner
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Los Angeles - New York City - New Jersey - Saratoga Springs
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Travel blogger, appreciator of humor, unappreciator of puns.
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I'm co-creator and editor of the multi-award winning travel blog The Vacation Gals, a business partner at Best Family Travel Experts, co-chair of Los Angeles Online Travel, and freelance contributor at other sites.

I'm spoken on panels about travel and about SEO at BlogHer, BlogWorld and New Media Expo, TypeAParent, the North American Travel Journalists Association, and the Travel Blog Exchange (TBEX) conferences, and the Los Angeles Travel & Adventure Show.


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Won travel writing awards for a few articles.
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  • Columbia University
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Central Florida is now home to the national Circuit Rodeo finals. Fun!
The RAM National Circuit Finals Rodeo is moving to Kissimmee, Florida for the next ten years. This fun, authentic event is great for the whole family.
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I'm glad to hear it don't go, or you will support this:   http://www.peta.org/issues/animals-in-entertainment/cruel-sports/rodeos/

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Cute #animals alert! Feeding alpacas in upstate New York. http://thevacationgals.com/feeding-alpacas-finding-connection-new-year/
Alpaca Farms in New York State are run by small family farmers who dote on their animals. These three alpaca farms are a drive from NYC.
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Walking around Angkor Wat, Cambodia, with a Kensington Tours private tour guide provides a breathtaking look into the culture and history of the temples.
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Zip lining and Hawaii: what a combo.
Top zip lining companies in Hawaii include operators with zip line courses in Maui, Kauai, and Hawaii Island. Adds fun adventure to a great vacation!
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This foodie tour sounds like a great activity to keep in mind for my next trip to San Francisco!
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At the red carpet premiere of How to Train Your Dragon 2! Fun time.
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Anyone planning a Los Angeles trip? These are my favorite high-end restaurants in Santa Monica -- yum!
Some best upscale restaurants in Santa Monica, California can enhance a Los Angeles vacation or a romantic night out for locals.
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The River of a Thousand Lingas - a hike here lets #travel lovers splash around in the living history of Cambodia. http://thevacationgals.com/river-thousand-lingas-siem-reap-cambodia/
The River of a Thousand Lingas is a half-day trip from Angkor Wat, and gives travelers insights into Cambodian history and culture.
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Here's a semi-collaborative post from The Vacation Gals, hope you like it!
Hawaiian islands abound with fabulous places to stay. Here, our pick for the top ten Hawaii luxury resort hotels.
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I love SanDiego! The US Grant is a historic hotel there, right at the top of the Gaslamp Quarter, the perfect centralized place to stay.
The US Grant Hotel in San Diego is notable for its elegance and style. It's on the National Register of Historic Places, and a lovely hotel in San Diego.
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This is the BEST online travel contest I've ever seen. Prizes worth up to $1.8 million (in total) and random winners. No annoying "vote for me" element at all!
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5 tips for being kind to your travel budget while renting a vacation home during the summer - it's the busiest travel season of the year! Any other suggestions? http://thevacationgals.com/five-tips-vacation-home-rentals-summer/
Five tips for vacation home rentals during the summer, famously the most popular travel season of the year.
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