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Merrill O

Since Sep 2006

35-49 year old female

Chicago, Illinois

I’m lucky to have a fun group of friends scattered across the US that like to travel together…usually one 2-3 week trip a year, along with a couple of shorter weekend trips. We like to blend seeing the sites and learning the history of a location with getting off the tourist track to sample the local beer and food and hang with the neighborhood people. We’re past the days of scrimping or staying in hostels, though we love to find those hidden gems…luxurious hotels or fine restaurants that are priced reasonably!! We’re slowly but surely compiling a list of “favorite spots” around the world! Bon voyage, TripAdvisor friends!!
Travel Style
Like a Local
History Buff
Urban Explorer
Merrill O's TripCollective Progress
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Level 6 Contributor
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Top Contributor
50 Reviews
Helpful Reviewer
25 Votes
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20 Reviews
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