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Top Tips For Avoiding Traveler’s Fatigue in 3 Handy Steps

Long-term travel can be tough. After a few months, the excitement of visiting a new place every day starts to wear off and instead of bubbling with enthusiasm, you’re exhausted. There are only so many beautiful sunsets you can watch before the magnificent becomes mundane. Another temple? A new museum? A wild trek? Snore. Because […]

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How Not to be Alone When You Travel Solo

Solo travel can be nerve-racking at times. Being alone with only your thoughts for hours and maybe days can drive you crazy at times. The good news is, with the internet boom and the birth of social media, smartphone apps to help you find a travel buddy is now a walk in the woods making your […]

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The Laptop Ban Travel Advisory and How it Affects Your Travel Plans

The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has recently announced a laptop ban travel advisory for any visitors entering the US. This means that all electronic gadgets are not allowed in your carry-on or hand carried baggage. Recently UK has also announced that they are issuing the same travel advisory for travellers entering UK. For the […]

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10 good-to-know tips for Backpacking Southeast Asia

Every millennials I’ve befriended on facebook, followed on twitter and on instagram have this obsession of backpacking Southeast Asia someday, solo or with their bffs, partners or parents (yep, parents)! Not only millennials, but most of my colleagues are bugging me for tips for their first ever take on backpacking Southeast Asia.  Questions like, what’s […]

6 Things to Wear that Will Keep Your Travel Day Running Smoothly

Packing simply and well is a winning strategy for traveling, but when you’re caught up in the hustle and bustle of security lines and changing weather your day-of travel clothes need to be on par, too. Don’t be the person struggling to undo a major knot in a shoelace, holding up the rest of the […]

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Destinations to Travel to if It’s Your First Time Traveling with a Partner

If you’re used to traveling alone, you may be less than thrilled about the prospect of taking a trip with  someone else for the first time. How will you ever pick a place where there are things that both of you like? It all comes down to who your travel partner is, and what you […]

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Consider the Following When Looking to Embrace More Culture On Your Next Solo Adventure

Group trips tend to focus on larger tourist attractions and things everyone wants to see. Solo travel is a great way to really immerse yourself in different cultures and see everything they have to offer. Here are some things to consider the next time you want to discover more culture on a trip. Explore New […]

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Skip the Hotel: Sleep Accommodations That Will Bring You Closer to Nature

When you make plans to get away, you probably book your go-to hotel. It may be a regular place to lay your head, but you’re missing out on a chance to be closer to nature and get better shut-eye. Restorative benefits are found near natural environments. Nature exposure has been shown to reduce stress and […]

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Your Complete Guide For Applying Long Term Visa to Spain

8AM. 1 hour to go. I am sitting here on the bench in front of the Spain embassy building. My scheduled appointment is at 9AM. I need to prove to the Spanish consulate that I am worthy of a long-term visa to their motherland. I am clutching in my hand a long plastic envelope containing documents of […]

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Tired of Boring Road Trips? Here are 7 Ways to Enjoy the Drive

Feeling spontaneous? You could do a multitude of things to satisfy your hunger for a good time. You could go to the movies, spend an afternoon exploring the city or you could take a road trip. Road trips are always fun. They let you relax and go on an adventure for a while. When you […]