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Amy Sward

Amy is an award-winning journalist with a passion for travel. Her love of travel began at an early age, traveling with her family to three continents before she turned 16. Amy graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia with a degree in Journalism. Her career began at the NBC affiliate in Tulsa, Oklahoma, then took her to several news stations in Denver, Colorado. Her writing has been featured on MSN, TravelAwaits, and Home & Design.

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Travel News

The World’s Busiest Airports Recently Announced

Airline travel continues to rebound. The Airport Council International World (ACI) released its list of the busiest airports in 2023 and there are some notable shifts. While the United States still maintains the top spot on the world’s busiest airport list, international airports are making huge jumps.

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Travel News

Brazil Just Made it More Difficult For Americans to Visit

If you are a US citizen visiting Brazil next year, you'll need to provide bank statements before you can do so. Brazil's new visa requirment includes the need for proof of funds before you can visit. Find out how this might impact your travel plans if Brazil is on your 2025 itinerary.