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Smartphone Etiquette 101

Smartphone Etiquette 101

There is no doubt that smartphones have completely changed the way we travel. Cumbersome paper maps have been replaced by a Google Maps app, bulky cameras have been replaced by our smartphone, and now, people have access to the internet 24/7, no matter where they are. Although smartphones have definitely […]

Rio Summer Games 2016 Infographic

Rio Summer Games 2016 Infographic

The 2016 Rio Summer Games is just around the corner, and the torch relay already underway. In just a few short weeks, it’ll reach Rio in time for the opening ceremony. The entire summer Olympics will last a little over 2 weeks and there will be tons of events happening. […]

Genius Travel Hacks & Tips Infographic

Genius Travel Hacks & Tips Infographic

With the internet offering thousands of travel articles providing tips and tricks it can be difficult (and time consuming!) to find genuinely helpful advice to make travelling easier. That’s what inspired Fast Cover, an Australian travel insurance company, to create the 2016’s Genius Travel Hacks and Tips infographic. Following the […]

How to Get the Right Travel Insurance

How to Get the Right Travel Insurance

Every now and then travelers are reminded of how important travel insurance is and what it can cover. One of the most recent reminders came with the Bali ash cloud, which resulted in numerous flight cancellations and thousands of travelers having to spend more than expected on accommodation, food, and […]

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Chompin’ at the Bit for the Chinese New Year

One of Oahu’s largest and liveliest celebrations of the year, Chinatown’s Chinese New Year festivities are ones for the books. Each annual celebration typically includes the crowning of a Narcissus Queen, a lion dance procession with firecrackers, a parade, and a two day street festival. Aligning itself with the beginning […]

6 Different Christmas Traditions to try this Holiday Season

6 Different Christmas Traditions to try this Holiday Season

Decorating Christmas trees and leaving cookies for Santa are a fun way to celebrate a traditional Christmas. Spice up your holiday traditions this winter with worldly and out of the box customs. Watch a fire on television or carol the streets dressed as a mummer; whatever you choose it’ll be […]

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7 Must-visit Ski Resorts

Winter season is in full swing. Grab your gear and get ready to explore these  ski destinations across the US and Europe. Cervinia, Italy This region of uncontaminated nature dates back two hundred years when it would take hours to reach this pristine region through treacherous snowdrifts. Modern technology has found a […]

How to Spend Less Than $700 USD on a World Cup Trip to Brazil

How to Spend Less Than $700 USD on a World Cup Trip to Brazil

The FIFA World cup is half over and most people have come and gone spending thousands for their entire trip. Flights alone were more than $1400 USD for a round trip ticket from Chicago and hotel rates were up more than 200% for an entire two month window. Account for […]