Wow Us With Your Vacation Disaster

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Sometimes it's the unplanned moments of your vacation that you remember most. Chicago Tribune columnist Eric Zorn talks about his own vacation disasters, and why they're not so bad.

Tell us: What disaster — chiggers, a flat tire, a missed turn — made your getaway memorable?

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