travel tips

No matter how much you plan, there are bound to be bumps in the road; tips to ensure the optimal travel experience.

4 Most Typical Travel Mishaps and How to Prevent Them
When we’re planning a trip, we’re primarily thinking about the great time we’re hoping to have and that should be the case. Still, we also need to be prepared for some unexpected problems that might e...
Lilli Adams11 days ago
Air Travel Today
As a former flight attendant, believe me when I tell you that I have seen it all when it comes to traveling on a plane. It is as if people become someone that you do not recognize. It is understandabl...
Jennifer Huygen14 days ago
How To Be a Better Tourist
Sustainable tourism is a hot topic. Let's talk about how we as tourists can contribute to this increasingly popular concept. Spoiler: it is possible to have a great holiday, be a conscious tourist, an...
Rachel Coston14 days ago
How To Prepare for a Trip Abroad
Travel is a fun, adventurous, and crazy thing. But travel takes lots and lots of planning. This is especially true if you are taking a trip to another country. Leaving the country for the first time, ...
Backpacking 10 Essentials
Most people will tell you that they know what to take on a backpacking trip, but in all honesty most lists are all based on the 10 essentials, which is good. However, most of the lists lack detail int...
Sarah Phillips21 days ago
Nine Ways to Be Prepared for Anything On Your Trip
Being prepared for anything that could happen on the road doesn't have to be hard work. Put in a little bit of effort into getting sorted early on and you'll be ready for anything your whole journey. ...
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Nicole Noela month ago
Ethical Travelling
In order to really experience the country you are travelling to, it is important to respect its ways and traditions. Most people just want to come see the sights and are not all that interested in the...
Suzy Q2 months ago
7 Things You Should Know When Arriving in Berlin
Berlin, series one of three. For every taste, there is something: art lovers, night clubbers, bike hikers, crazy shoppers or music freaks. It is organized and, how I find, quite easy to understand. Bu...
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David Archer2 months ago
While in Boston
Boston: birthplace of the American Revolution. If you ever visit this beloved city, you will be in awe within a matter of hours! I recently visited Boston and fell in love immediately. Being my first ...
Laure 2 months ago
Meeting the Bats in Austin
I recently moved to Austin, Texas and I am really looking forward to discovering everything my new hometown has to offer. Watching the bats flying out at night has become a very popular thing to do in...
Gareth Johnson2 months ago
Travels with My Parents: Burgundy, France
My parents have always been great travellers, it's one of the gifts that they've given us as a family is a love of travel and the confidence to go out and experience the world. Although they're now ne...
Drew Lewis2 months ago
Luxury Within Reach
I get asked all the time how I am able to travel as much as I do. By the end of 2017, it will have seen me in Thailand, Washington DC, Atlanta, and Curacao, and possibly one other destination with all...
Hazel Butterfield3 months ago
I Heart NYC
In the summer, without a doubt, the best way to get around is by bike. I cannot express enough how great it is, you move quicker than most cars/taxis, which also means if you are a bit of a nervous ro...
David Lasher3 months ago
Things You Should Never Bring On A Flight
There are a few things that you should not bring on any flight. It is a known fact that bringing weapons of any kind on a flight is a very bad idea with severe consequences. You will go to jail. Also,...
Culture Smart!
I was given the opportunity by Kuperard Publishing to read and review the newest editions of Culture Smart! Portugal: The Essential Guide to Customs & Culture written by Sandy Guedes de Queriroz, and ...
Noémi Árki3 months ago
Everything About the Finnish Sauna Culture
As the destination of my first ever Erasmus experience, I chose Finland. I was aware of all the stereotypes about Finns and the country in general. The stereotype of the people being cold and not so t...
Ossiana Tepfenhart4 months ago
How To Travel the World on a Budget
Most people will tell you that traveling the world is supposed to be an expensive venture. It's supposed to be one of those things that only can happen to trust fund kids and similar. But, if you look...
Madeline Basirico4 months ago
Top Vacation Spots for History Nerds
Everyone has different preferences when they travel. Some people need to be able to relax on the beach and get some sun. Others love to camp in the woods and be one with nature. And some people live f...