Vacation rentals have no standards, but maybe they should

Before you rent another vacation home, listen to Tim Kerin’s story.

When Kerin, a small-business owner from Damascus, Md., recently rented a home through a no-name rental agency in Costa Rica, he noticed something peculiar: The generous floor-to-ceiling glass window in the master bathroom offered a commanding, but somewhat compromising, view of the Pacific Ocean from the toilet seat. Read more “Vacation rentals have no standards, but maybe they should”

From Hilton Head, with love

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It’s hard to believe this is our third time to Hilton Head Island in a year. But here we are. It’s summertime in South Carolina.
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