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Why I Can’t Get Enough Of Mackinaw Island

When I was younger I gleamed over the thought of exploring Mackinaw Island and I still do today. Between the delicious fudge and rich history, it’s hard not to. No wonder it’s one of Michigan’s best attractions and brings in swarms of visitors every year.

Mackinaw Island has an amazing history, dating as far as 11,000 years ago to when aboriginal natives would bury their dead in one of the many island caves. Later on it was known for being one of the most important trade sites for the French and their fur in 1671.

And after the war of 1812, the Americans gained the nearby straits by treaty, which originally belonged to the British. Quickly afterwards the British att read more…

10 Ways To Deal With A Bad Roommate

Whether you’re traveling or moving in with someone new for a long period of time, you never know when you’ll end up with a roommate from hell. It’s hard to know where you will end up staying when you’re constantly on the move and after a while you will probably end up having to stay with someone who stinks, is a complete mess, or is just a downright asshole.

Here are a few different ways you can deal with a bad roommate situation so you’re not stuck feeling miserable.

1. Talk It Out

The easiest way to deal with someone is to simply talk about your issues with one another. If they are being loud and you’re trying to sleep, instead of getting flustered and yelli read more…

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Hey there! My name is Clay and I am a traveler, university student, tea-drinker, writer, and health nut. I run this cool little travel website that features advice on budget traveling, to save you cash!
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