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Secrets every smart traveler should know

TAHOE, Calif. and#8212; When Wendy Perrin of Conde Nast Traveler Magazine talks, people listen. Thatand#8217;s because she writes the magazineand#8217;s popular practical advice column and her travel blog, The Perrin Post, has been called one of the best in the world.

What are the up-and-coming destinations and hot spots that every savvy traveler should have on their radar? When should you buy your airline ticket in order to get the best price? How do you snag a room in a sold out hotel? What’s the best credit card for earning miles you can actually use? Wendy will share the hard-earned travel wisdom she has collected during 23 years of reporting for the magazine.

Wendy will share her insights in a fascinating lecture entitled and#8220;Secrets Every Smart Traveler Should Knowand#8221; to be presented at the Tahoe Center For Environmental Sciences on the campus of the Sierra Nevada College on Tuesday, July 10. At 3 p.m., there is a private cocktail party and meet-and-greet with Wendy. Doors open at the college at 5:15 p.m. for an opportunity to preview the silent auction and raffle items. Win a flight over Lake Tahoe, bid on ethnic jewelry and textiles, artwork, a case of fine wine, a stay at a San Francisco boutique hotel, and high-end outdoor performance gear. Hors dand#8217;oeuvres and a cash bar are available. The lecture begins at 6 p.m., followed by an exclusive dinner hosted at a lakeview home. Tickets for the lecture are $5 per person for students with ID (talk only), $15 per person in advance, $20 at the door. Tickets for the private cocktail party and a meet-and greet with Wendy, the lecture, and exclusive dinner are $200 per person. Additional information about this event can be found at

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