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Ranting, wacky restaurants and wellness vacations

Meaghan's Getaway Guide ~ Sept 3-9, 2012

I want to start off with saying a huge THANK YOU to all who have welcomed me to GoGirlfriend so warmly! I greatly appreciate it and you've all made me feel so comfortable. My first week has been amazing and I love how many of you I'm meeting through Twitter and Facebook. Keep the messages coming.

Meaghan ConeybeareMeaghan ConeybeareOne thing I have already learned here is that we LOVE to hear from YOU!

Every week I'll do a recap of some of my favorite tweets and Facebook updates that we at GoGirlfriend have put out. My hope is that I'll hear from many of you on your take of some of the stories, quotes, and tips we share too. So here we go...

How to complain when traveling and get results

Hotel LivingHotel LivingI rank this high on my list of favorite GG posts that Julia's written. We aren't always satisfied when we get to our hotel rooms or when we partake in an expensive meal out. These are great tips on how to express your concerns and get a fair compensation in return. Learn more about how to rant to get results.

The world's wackiest restaurants

wacky restaurantswacky restaurantsI really enjoyed this article on the top wackiest restaurants in the world. I love a little quirkiness and experiencing something completely out there. The one that caught my eye was the Ithaa Undersea Restaurant in Maldives. I'm a bit claustrophobic so not sure how long I would last in there, but how awesome would it be to eat under water? Read more about eating in strange places.

Where to go for a solo wellness vacation

Mii Amo at the Enchantment ResortMii Amo at the Enchantment ResortIt was so great to have Anne Dimon from TraveltoWellness contribute this week to GG. I am all about the life changing experience that traveling solo can be and how it may also be the best time to relax at a spa. It looks to me like the Red Mountain Resort & Spa in Utah's Mojave Desert would not disappoint. I have officially put them on my places to travel list. Thanks Anne for sharing. Read more about traveling to a wellness vacation

Those are my top favorite links for the week. Thank you all again for welcoming me on board. Remember that we here at GoGirlfriend would love to hear from you and what tips and experiences you have that you'd like to share.

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