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Safety Tips When Watching Sports at Large Stadiums

Safety Tips When Watching Sports at Large Stadiums

Large-scale sporting events are happening around the world such as the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Thousands of sports fans travel to watch their national teams or athletes play and fill the stadium at every event. Whilst most people are concerned with how they’ll get to the stadium, what the weather […]

Travelling Through Asia’s Most High Tech Cities

Travelling Through Asia’s Most High Tech Cities

Technology is revolutionising the world as we know it, exponentially fast. This is already evident in London, where a test run of delivery robots began just this month and successful trials with robotic doctors have determined that robots will be performing 1-in-3 surgeries within five years. However, when you visit […]

Travelympics: How to Pack in Under 3 Minutes

Travelympics: How to Pack in Under 3 Minutes

You woke up late. Your alarm didn’t go off in time (it was probably set for PM instead of AM), and your trans-Atlantic flight leaves in three hours. Since you’re supposed to check in for international flights two hours in advance, and with the airport being a solid 45 minutes […]

Packing to Study Abroad – The Checklist for International Students

Packing to Study Abroad – The Checklist for International Students

The prospect of studying abroad as an international student is certainly an exciting one! Think of all the experiences you’ll have: meeting new friends from all over the world, exploring new places, and indulging in all the local food – all in the name of education. But before you hop […]

Street Festivals of the World

Street Festivals of the World

How often have you wandered a foreign city’s streets and suddenly discovered a festival you never knew existed? If you have, chances are the impromptu celebration gave you a completely new impression of that place – and whether it’s through hearing new music, feeling part of the local community, or […]

The World is Your Classroom: Best Places to Study Abroad

The World is Your Classroom: Best Places to Study Abroad

Ask those who have travelled or studied abroad, and most will tell you that it’s an eye-opening experience. We’ve picked a few cities which we consider to be the best places to study abroad, but our list is a little more unconventional than most. We’re  breaking down the four walls […]

Flashpacking In Iceland –  My First Experience as a Flashpacker

Flashpacking In Iceland – My First Experience as a Flashpacker

Thanks to celebrities such as Justin Bieber and the Kardashians, and let’s not forget the beautifully shot film, ​The Secret Life of  Walter Mitty,  Iceland has become quite the destination for travelers from all walks of life. Whether you are a backpacker traveling on a budget, a flashpacker (like me) […]

Inspirational Outfits for your Next Getaway

Inspirational Outfits for your Next Getaway

Vacations are great and relaxing once you get to your destination. But the planning? Not so much. Trying to fit everything you may want to wear into your luggage is no easy task, but don’t let it stress you out. Whether you’re headed to a city for the weekend or […]

9 Photogenic Spots in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

9 Photogenic Spots in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

As Rio de Janeiro heats up from the upcoming Olympic events, take a look at nine of the most beautiful places (or events) in Rio that you should photograph while you’re there. Pico da Tijuca Mountain Fancy a hike as you admire the natural attractions in Rio de Janeiro? Climb […]

The World’s Best Rooftop Bars

The World’s Best Rooftop Bars

Everyone loves a skyline with their cocktail, but some places do it better than others. At the end of a long day – especially when you’re sightseeing in a new city — there’s nothing like grabbing a martini and taking in the views from high above. These glitzy rooftop bars […]