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How to See Eastern Europe By Train

Thriving urban centres, beautiful beaches, awe-inspiring scenery… Eastern Europe has a lot to offer. And what better way to experience it all than by train? By riding the rails, you save yourself the hassle of car rentals and unfamiliar traffic regulations, plus chances are you aren’t going to get lost [...]

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7 Realities of Being a Travel Writer

Picture this: you’re a travel writer. Your life revolves around jet setting from exotic locale to exotic locale. You get to meet colorful personalities, sample scrumptious fare, and share the stories of the adventures you encounter along the way. And you get paid to do it. Being a travel writer certainly [...]

Cash, Charge or ATM:How to Handle Money When on an Overseas Vacation

Cash, Charge or ATM:How to Handle Money When on an Overseas Vacation

Yeah, I’m an old guy and I miss Traveler’s Checks. They were accepted almost anywhere (just like the commercials said,) and safe, handy, and easy to carry. I’m sure a lot of you have no idea what I’m talking about so we’ll move on to Cash, Charge or ATMs. Cash [...]

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7 Tips for Planning an Unforgettable Trip

The destination has been chosen, the airfare has been booked, and a rough itinerary has been set. Dream trip, here you come! Now, the hard part: trying to decide how to spend those precious hours of your holiday. You want to get the full experience on your trip, without falling [...]

7 Tips for Traveling with Just a Carry-on Bag

7 Tips for Traveling with Just a Carry-on Bag

All travelers hate waiting around the baggage claim, and it seems like the airline fees for checking a bag just keep going up. The best way to avoid all of that hassle is to travel with just a carry-on, which is easier than you might think, regardless of where you [...]

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Top Life Changing Vacations

True travelers know something that most tourists can’t understand; experiencing magnificent trips and vacations can transform perceptions and change lives. If you’re bored of the desk job and in need of some personal development, take yourself higher with these life-changing vacations. Climb Everest Although making it to the top is [...]

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Booking That Perfect Vacation

There are so many options for booking trips your head will spin. How you go about it depends on much time, and or money you’re willing to spend. Travel Agents Yes they still exist but are hard to find. The brick and mortar travel agent is probably on someone or [...]

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7 Tips for Eating Healthy on a Plane

The feeling of taking off in an airplane is hard to describe. It’s a mixture of excitement, anticipation and anxiety. For the next several hours, the seat you’re in will be your home. Books and screens will keep you busy—or maybe you’ll be lucky enough to catch a little shut-eye. [...]

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How to Get Along on a Road Trip

Road-tripping is fun, economical and a great way to see the countryside. It is also stressful, confining, and a sure way to start a fight. There is an art to road-tripping; getting along while enclosed for hours on end in a speeding hunk of metal is not always easy. Travel [...]

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8 Travel Ideas that Should Be on Your Bucket List

Everyone’s got places to go and dreams to explore. The world is a big place and there are plenty of ancient and modern places to discover. So what is on your travel bucket list? Only you know the answer and this is not an article to tell you what places [...]