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Update: Long Live Frommer’s Guide Books!

Last week, I wrote that Google, the new-ish owner of Frommer’s, had stopped publishing the guide books. I also wrote about how much I value physical guide books, the kind that made of paper. (I used Frommer’s Seville Day By Day on my trip to Spain.) With the exception of Canada, I’ve never traveled to […]

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Liz Borod Wright’s Published Clips

Check out my Contently page to view my full writing portfolio! Please email me at if you’d like to commission me for an assignment. Social Media 10 Social Media Tips for Bloggers Mashable, February 2012 8 Reasons People Aren’t Following You Back on Twitter Mashable, March 2012 Travel Writing and Photography America’s 10 Most […]

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Waking the Dragon: Wales Is Building a Gigantic Bronze Dragon!

When I was in Wales in September, I loved seeing dragon symbols everywhere — so much so that I bought a dragon Christmas ornament as souvenir. I don’t recall thinking that what the country really needed was an gigantic, red-tinted bronze dragon statue. But now that the announcement has been made that they’re building Waking […]

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