Instructables: exploring - living - travel - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 Oct 2014 13:38:23 PDT BLOX v1.01 Innovative Led Truck Bed Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Innovative-Led-Truck-Bed-Lights/
Innovative Led Truck Bed Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/7UBX/I1C3XMQH/FB97UBXI1C3XMQH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/7UBX/I1C3XMQH/FB97UBXI1C3XMQH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/7UBX/I1C3XMQH/FB97UBXI1C3XMQH.SMALL.jpg D-Cantrell Intro: Anyonewho has ever had a pickup truck with a toolbox, camper-top, or a bed cover hasexperience the pain staking task of trying to retrieve something out of theback after dark. While most trucks now a day have a “Cargo Light” to light upthe bed many toolboxes, camper tops, and b...
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 11:28:27 PDT
Scratch-Off Globe http://www.instructables.com/id/Scratch-Off-Globe/
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 14:57:34 PDT
The Perfect Duffel Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Perfect-Duffel-Bag/
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Sun, 9 Mar 2008 19:32:32 PDT
Dog Travel Hammock! http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Travel-Hammock/
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Sat, 11 May 2013 04:35:26 PDT
pocket drafting kit http://www.instructables.com/id/pocket-drafting-kit/
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:33:39 PDT
Backpack Insert http://www.instructables.com/id/Backpack-Insert/
Backpack Insert - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/M70C/HTUFCYB8/FKOM70CHTUFCYB8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/M70C/HTUFCYB8/FKOM70CHTUFCYB8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/M70C/HTUFCYB8/FKOM70CHTUFCYB8.SMALL.jpg foobear Every backpack I've ever owned, I often find myself thinking:  "There's not enough pockets in here".  Ikea taught me one important lesson.  If there is a specific place to put something, it will get put away.  I found this out after I bought a bunch of drawer dividers from them a few years back.  O...
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 15:47:21 PDT
Adventure Road Trip http://www.instructables.com/id/Adventure-Road-Trip/
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Fri, 31 Jan 2014 16:09:59 PST
Leather Luggage Tags http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Luggage-Tags/
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 18:57:24 PST
DIY Language Translation Cards for Traveling http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Language-Translation-Cards-for-Traveling/
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Wed, 1 Jan 2014 06:32:06 PST
DIY Photo-Gear Backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Photo-Gear-Backpack/
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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 09:48:36 PDT
How to Travel http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Travel/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/KKFP/GJQEBJF2/FQ1KKFPGJQEBJF2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/KKFP/GJQEBJF2/FQ1KKFPGJQEBJF2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/KKFP/GJQEBJF2/FQ1KKFPGJQEBJF2.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo "How to Travel" is a collection of 17 tips and tricks to make your next trip as painless as possible.  Learn how to pack like a pro, get upgraded on your next flight, and what to do if you lose your passport! All tips and tricks come from Instructables.com and are written by expert travelers.  With ...
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Fri, 25 Feb 2011 10:56:49 PST
Pocket sized Commuter Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-sized-Commuter-Kit/
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Wed, 23 Jan 2013 18:56:35 PST
How to Take a Shower in Germany http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Take-a-Shower-in-Germany/
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Mon, 24 Sep 2012 15:00:23 PDT
Practical unobtrusive car window sun visor http://www.instructables.com/id/Practical-unobtrusive-car-window-sun-visor/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/3PA1/H742ZLK2/FZX3PA1H742ZLK2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/3PA1/H742ZLK2/FZX3PA1H742ZLK2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/3PA1/H742ZLK2/FZX3PA1H742ZLK2.SMALL.jpg jmiller3931 The standard sun visor in most cars are cumbersome and intrusive when used on the side window. I'm kind of tall so its right in (the side of) my face and blocks the rear view mirror. I can't see anything on my left side. My wife is petite so the standard visor doesn't always go down low enough for h...
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Sat, 15 Sep 2012 18:48:23 PDT
Add Detachable Wheels to a Duffel Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Detachable-Wheels-to-a-Duffel-Bag/
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Sun, 17 Jun 2012 22:07:57 PDT
Travel Case for phone, passport & ebook http://www.instructables.com/id/Travel-Case-for-phone-passport-ebook/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/3M7P/H3JCK8QA/F7H3M7PH3JCK8QA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/3M7P/H3JCK8QA/F7H3M7PH3JCK8QA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/3M7P/H3JCK8QA/F7H3M7PH3JCK8QA.SMALL.jpg lizzyastro This case was custom made to hold a Sony e-reader and a Galaxy note phone securely for travel and will fit easily in a jacket pocket.  There is room to slide a passport into the phone section too, keeping all the important stuff together. The front pocket is gusseted to allow for the thickness of t...
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Sun, 17 Jun 2012 05:06:56 PDT
Lo-Fi Space Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Lo-Fi-Space-Helmet/
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Sat, 5 May 2012 18:13:34 PDT
How to keep costs low while travelling with your mobile phone http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-keep-costs-low-while-travelling-with-your-m/
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Mon, 23 Apr 2012 08:38:58 PDT
Giraffey http://www.instructables.com/id/Giraffey/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/UFZG/GZWGSBWO/FU8UFZGGZWGSBWO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/UFZG/GZWGSBWO/FU8UFZGGZWGSBWO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/UFZG/GZWGSBWO/FU8UFZGGZWGSBWO.SMALL.jpg niczilla Animal orb Giraffey from Castle Crashers! Stands 6" tall and is 4 1/2" wide.
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Sat, 17 Mar 2012 07:23:52 PDT
Road Trip Laundry - Steinbeck-style http://www.instructables.com/id/Road-Trip-Laundry-Steinbeck-style/
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Mon, 12 Mar 2012 12:29:06 PDT
Travel Toothpaste Refiller - SUGRU STYLE http://www.instructables.com/id/BULK-TOOTHPASTE-to-TRAVEL-CONVERTER/
Travel Toothpaste Refiller - SUGRU STYLE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/TCMP/GUI4X1X2/FZITCMPGUI4X1X2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/TCMP/GUI4X1X2/FZITCMPGUI4X1X2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/TCMP/GUI4X1X2/FZITCMPGUI4X1X2.SMALL.jpg EnergyHandyman If you travel, you have probably purchased a small quantity of some product that you already buy in regular quantity or bulk. Toothpaste often comes in 6.4oz tubes or greater, but the TSA allows 3oz or less. For the last several years, I have occasionally transferred toothpaste from a large tube i...
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Wed, 2 Nov 2011 15:01:02 PDT
Repair a leather luggage handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-a-leather-luggage-handle/
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Wed, 12 Oct 2011 05:04:41 PDT
Maker Faire NYC 2011 http://www.instructables.com/id/Maker-Faire-NYC-2011/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/GTQT/GSOEMOQH/FOPGTQTGSOEMOQH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/GTQT/GSOEMOQH/FOPGTQTGSOEMOQH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/GTQT/GSOEMOQH/FOPGTQTGSOEMOQH.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Caitlin and I at the World Maker Faire 2011 in New York City. Image notes may or may not be wonky and adding images is dodgy because it changes the order, so I will annotate with just a list below.  Follow along as they are not numbered. Mix and match. * Opinions expressed may or may not represent...
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Sat, 17 Sep 2011 20:50:08 PDT
How to enter the International Go-Pro Challenge http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-enter-the-International-Go-Pro-Challenge/
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Thu, 15 Sep 2011 00:46:26 PDT
Collapsible Travel Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Collapsible-Travel-Hanger/
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Sun, 4 Sep 2011 15:40:18 PDT
Build a Bed in the Back of your Van http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Bed-in-the-Back-of-your-Van/
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Tue, 23 Aug 2011 18:50:19 PDT
fold up stable Car activity tray http://www.instructables.com/id/fold-up-stable-Car-activity-tray/
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Mon, 6 Jun 2011 21:38:23 PDT
Keeping Kids Entertained in the Car: 12 fun things to do with just pencil and paper http://www.instructables.com/id/Keeping-Kids-Entertained-in-the-Car-12-fun-things/
Keeping Kids Entertained in the Car: 12 fun things to do with just pencil and paper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/3AXC/GOHMAYD8/F7R3AXCGOHMAYD8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/3AXC/GOHMAYD8/F7R3AXCGOHMAYD8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/3AXC/GOHMAYD8/F7R3AXCGOHMAYD8.SMALL.jpg lalaclassic When I was a kid, I had a blast going on road trips!  We would often spend days on the road, and us kids were always entertained.  Guess what?  We didn't have a DVD player in the car, we didn't have a game system (Gameboy, Sega, Nintendo DS, etc.)  We had to make up our own games and the time flew b...
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Sun, 5 Jun 2011 21:11:24 PDT
Backseat Caddy http://www.instructables.com/id/Drive-Thru-Caddy/
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Tue, 31 May 2011 22:18:42 PDT
Travel Pouf http://www.instructables.com/id/Travel-Pouf/
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Mon, 16 May 2011 20:25:24 PDT
Travel Bird http://www.instructables.com/id/Travel-Bird/
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Wed, 19 Jan 2011 18:53:41 PST
What to do if your passport is stolen while on a trip http://www.instructables.com/id/What-to-do-if-your-passport-is-stolen-while-on-a-t/
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Tue, 12 Jan 2010 23:37:15 PST
How to Pack a Suitcase http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Pack-a-Suitcase-6/
How to Pack a Suitcase - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/QF6W/FMMD0XKV/FN4QF6WFMMD0XKV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/QF6W/FMMD0XKV/FN4QF6WFMMD0XKV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/QF6W/FMMD0XKV/FN4QF6WFMMD0XKV.SMALL.jpg tmherrin This is my instructable for packing a suitcase. I used to be terrible at packing, but after a number of trips under my belt, I have learned some useful tricks of the trade - some even MacGuyver-esque tricks. Traveling can be made a lot easier if you know how to pack. The first time I went on a se...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2008 21:59:52 PDT
How to pack a suitcase http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-pack-a-suitcase-2/
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Wed, 24 Sep 2008 13:45:05 PDT
How to Pack a Suitcase http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Pack-a-Suitcase-1/
How to Pack a Suitcase - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/PGZ0/FLG5OIA9/F22PGZ0FLG5OIA9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/PGZ0/FLG5OIA9/F22PGZ0FLG5OIA9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/PGZ0/FLG5OIA9/F22PGZ0FLG5OIA9.SMALL.jpg stinkymum This instructable couldn't have come at a better time for me, as I am off to England on Friday. However, I had already actually packed my suitcase - but - being eager to explain how I did it, I tossed everything out of my suitcase onto the bed and started again - just for you! I tried to pack ligh...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2008 08:04:30 PDT
How to ride the T http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-ride-the-T/
How to ride the T - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/OZMH/FIG8OG8R/FZOOZMHFIG8OG8R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/OZMH/FIG8OG8R/FZOOZMHFIG8OG8R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/OZMH/FIG8OG8R/FZOOZMHFIG8OG8R.SMALL.jpg abkeil One of the best ways to get to know Boston, and of course, to get around, is to ride ye olde T.The MBTA, or the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority, controls the many forms of public Transport in the Boston area. There are trains, busses, and even boats, but the most reliable form of transpor...
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Wed, 13 Aug 2008 08:28:54 PDT
How to "Do Toledo" in 30 days (or less) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Do-Toledo-in-30-days-or-less/
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Thu, 3 Jul 2008 16:33:11 PDT
Best FREE Things to do at Walt Disney World http://www.instructables.com/id/Best-FREE-Things-to-do-at-Walt-Disney-World/
Best FREE Things to do at Walt Disney World - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/YWK8/FI36GI4E/FRDYWK8FI36GI4E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/YWK8/FI36GI4E/FRDYWK8FI36GI4E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/YWK8/FI36GI4E/FRDYWK8FI36GI4E.SMALL.jpg woofboy111 Imagine this scenario. You may have gone through this same scenario yourself (although not necessary as extreme)... You are going on a trip to Orlando, Florida with your family of four. Your main destination here is Walt Disney World. Your lifelong dream of being able to hug Mickey Mouse, show off ...
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Tue, 1 Jul 2008 14:07:47 PDT
How To Do Waikiki And Oahu On The Cheap (But Not Missing Out) Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-DO-WAIKIKI-AND-OAHU-ON-THE-CHEAP-BUT-NOT-M/
How To Do Waikiki And Oahu On The Cheap (But Not Missing Out) Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/V9Q0/FHY0ICRA/FAMV9Q0FHY0ICRA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/V9Q0/FHY0ICRA/FAMV9Q0FHY0ICRA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/V9Q0/FHY0ICRA/FAMV9Q0FHY0ICRA.SMALL.jpg sbdesigns Welcome to SB Designs' Waikiki and Oahu on the Cheap (but not missing out) Guide.This guide WILL SAVE YOU MONEY! It is a no frills guide to not spending much hard-earned money in the tourist haven of Waikiki, on the Island of Oahu, Hawaii, U.S.A., whilst seeing almost all it has to offer. There are ...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2008 10:19:24 PDT
Traveling by Scooter http://www.instructables.com/id/Traveling-by-Scooter/
Traveling by Scooter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/39JL/FHTOF41N/F3I39JLFHTOF41N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/39JL/FHTOF41N/F3I39JLFHTOF41N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/39JL/FHTOF41N/F3I39JLFHTOF41N.SMALL.jpg dbc1218 I recently rode my new Honda Ruckus scooter over 150miles in one day and had a great time. I rode form Columbus,Ohio to Akron, Ohio on a trip home after working in Columbus for the past 5 months. This was quite an undertaking due to the fact the Ruckus tops out at about 40mph so I had to ride the ...
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Sat, 28 Jun 2008 21:01:45 PDT
Handy Tricks: World Traveler Edition http://www.instructables.com/id/Handy-Tricks-World-Traveler-Edition/
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Tue, 24 Jun 2008 14:29:45 PDT
RadBear's Travel Tips http://www.instructables.com/id/RadBears-Travel-Tips/
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Mon, 23 Jun 2008 15:49:22 PDT
How to get the BEST out of your travels http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-get-the-best-out-of-your-travels/
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Sun, 22 Jun 2008 14:11:18 PDT
Turning a Cruise Full of Old People into a Death Defying Adventure http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-a-Cruise-Full-of-Old-People-into-a-Death-D/
Turning a Cruise Full of Old People into a Death Defying Adventure - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/SGFC/FH7APGQI/FZGSGFCFH7APGQI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/SGFC/FH7APGQI/FZGSGFCFH7APGQI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/SGFC/FH7APGQI/FZGSGFCFH7APGQI.SMALL.jpg iwasthinkingaboutsoup It's pretty much a given that most cruises are intended for old people. Nothing against the elderly, of course, but the pre-packaged sub-par entertainment, all you can eat buffets, hand held "tours" of the surrounding area, high touristy prices...all of that doesn't really scream "adventure" to me....
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Sun, 8 Jun 2008 18:48:55 PDT
Travel Pal aka The Big Dashboard Compartment Sucker http://www.instructables.com/id/Travel-Pal-aka-The-Big-Dashboard-Compartment-Sucke/
Travel Pal aka The Big Dashboard Compartment Sucker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/4VPI/FH3UEW14/F3F4VPIFH3UEW14.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/4VPI/FH3UEW14/F3F4VPIFH3UEW14.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/4VPI/FH3UEW14/F3F4VPIFH3UEW14.SMALL.jpg randomhat This is the larger version of the Pocket Pal. Essentially, airport and bus travel edition. This big sucker is designed to let me get through the 1L zippi requirement at airport security without having to scatter everything everywhere else in my bag. I can fit this thing into the 1L zippi bag, and ...
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Thu, 5 Jun 2008 17:46:57 PDT
The Pocket Pal aka A Gals Other Pocket Pal http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Pocket-Pal-aka-A-Gals-Other-Pocket-Pal/
The Pocket Pal aka A Gals Other Pocket Pal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/VP1W/FH3UEW15/FKKVP1WFH3UEW15.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/VP1W/FH3UEW15/FKKVP1WFH3UEW15.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/VP1W/FH3UEW15/FKKVP1WFH3UEW15.SMALL.jpg randomhat For those of us who suffer from the daily grind, and a health disaster strikes when your away from your medicine cabinet. Perfect for the workplace, workers commute, and travel to and fro for those lucky enough to need it or earn it. The Gather To start with - The Gather List: - The Container: R...
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Thu, 5 Jun 2008 16:51:19 PDT
How To Enter the Lonely Planet Travel Tips Contest http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Enter-the-Lonely-Planet-Travel-Tips-Contest/
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Wed, 4 Jun 2008 12:28:30 PDT
Guide to Beach Combing http://www.instructables.com/id/Guide-to-Beach-Combing/
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Thu, 6 Mar 2008 06:24:08 PST
Travelogue: Detonate Your Car's Muffler http://www.instructables.com/id/Travelogue%3a-Detonate-Your-Car-s-Muffler/
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Mon, 25 Sep 2006 00:39:30 PDT
How to Ride MUNI and BART http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Ride-MUNI-and-BART/
How to Ride MUNI and BART - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/BRU0/F7PCS28L/FBABRU0F7PCS28L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/BRU0/F7PCS28L/FBABRU0F7PCS28L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/BRU0/F7PCS28L/FBABRU0F7PCS28L.SMALL.jpg neighborsproject This is a beginner's guide to riding the MUNI light rail and BART train system in San Francisco. Public transportation systems vary a fair amount between cities, so new transplants to San Francisco may need a few pointers on successfully navigating MUNI and BART.To do this Instructable, you will nee...
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