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9 Travel Mistakes You Will Make at Least Once This Winter


Despite all the technical advances that have taken place in the travel industry over recent decades, winter weather can still seriously disrupt itineraries. And not just air-travel itineraries—winter storms can close highways and railways too, sometimes for days. You certainly can’t change the weather, but you can minimize its risks, both while planning and en route. Here are some practical strategies for avoiding nine common winter-travel blunders.

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