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7 Tips on Packing For That Caribbean Vacation

You don’t need much, honestly. Wasn’t a main reason for going there in the first place to get away from it all? But alas, there are a few essentials you won’t want to be without. Clothing for the Pool Sunscreen is a must for everyone. Some of us tend to [...]

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Packable Entertainment

In this era of tablets and devices, it’s easy to forget that the litany of games extends beyond Angry Birds and Candy Crush. When your next adventure precludes packing a smartphone or tablet, refer to this list of easy-to-pack and easy-to-play travel games. Dice Games Dice are indestructible and easy [...]

Affordable Round Trip Airfare Between U.S. and Europe Could Become Reality

Affordable Round Trip Airfare Between U.S. and Europe Could Become Reality

This year, the dream of round-trip airfare from the U.S. to Europe for under $500 with taxes and fees included could become a reality. You read right folks. Norwegian Air Shuttle made the confident announcement in early February, pricking excited ears all over the world while also rubbing the travel [...]

Emirates Airlines’ Airbus A380 Ups the First Class Ante

Emirates Airlines’ Airbus A380 Ups the First Class Ante

Flying first-class is indisputably awesome no matter which carrier you choose. That being said, a new video currently making the rounds on social media shows the sweet, sweet ride that first-class passengers can enjoy when they book a private suite to or from Dubai on the Airbus A380, the most [...]

Inspirational Quotes to Get You Wanting to Explore Nature

Inspirational Quotes to Get You Wanting to Explore Nature

There is something to be said about a good inspirational quote. It’s the a way a good line can be the spark to set our imaginations on fire, for simple words to push you past your day and to get you energized about the life you live. So here, for the [...]

VisaMapper Explains Entry Requirements for Every Country on Earth

VisaMapper Explains Entry Requirements for Every Country on Earth

If you’ve got your eye on a multinational trip but haven’t had much luck researching visa requirements for all of the stops on your itinerary, then you now have Reddit user udit99 to thank. This individual has created VisaMapper, a user-friendly, super addictive site that visitors can use to review [...]

8 Tips for Learning a New Language

8 Tips for Learning a New Language

It’s a new year, which means that it’s time to set new goals. Here’s one you might have been tossing around: learn a new language. What could be a better goal? And hey—it’ll make traveling all that better! Learning a language happens to be just a little difficult. Here are [...]

World’s Best Travel Apps

As the world becomes more digital, this means travelers are treated to a lighter suitcase. No longer do we have to carry hand maps, printout airline tickets, hand compasses and calculators. Thanks to our smart phones, our phone is the one-stop shop for all your traveling needs. Each year new [...]

New Year’s Eve Top Party Destinations

New Year’s Eve Top Party Destinations

Lights, cameras…ball drops. Get your champagne ready for a salute to getting toasted. New Years is a big event for many cities around the world. Parades, fireworks and lip smooching occur at all hours thanks to the time zone. But if you’re looking for the best places to party, pack [...]

Best Travel Books of All Time

Best Travel Books of All Time

Searching for an American classic? Or maybe some inspirational writing that makes you live vicariously through the tales? Throughout the many years of reading, thousands of travel books have hit the market. However, there are a handful of classics that may take you on a journey through the Sahara Desert [...]