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Where To Summer Holiday?

Where To Summer Holiday?

by Yiota Tsitsikronis Winter is finally over and after spending hours hibernating indoors, trying to find ways to keep warm and entertain yourself and your family it’s time to rip off those extra layers of clothing, get your blood flowing and plan that overdue vacation. Summer is upon us so take advantage of the sunshine and clear skies, fulfill that…
How To Avoid Becoming a Victim of Crime

How To Avoid Becoming a Victim of Crime

By Zoe JohnstonMuch of the enjoyment of travelling comes from letting our hair down and having fun. Sadly, there are criminals who prey specifically on tourists, seeing them as lucrative targets. Most major cities will have some criminal element, although the size of the problem, and whether it affects tourists, will depend on where you go. There are things you…
Flying Long Haul With Babies And Toddlers

Flying Long Haul With Babies And Toddlers

By Zoe JohnstonThe first time you take your little one on a plane can be nerve-racking for even the most seasoned traveller. There is so much to think about, and so much to pack! When a trip to the supermarket requires as much equipment as a military operation, flying long-haul can seem out of the question, but that needn't be…
Volunteering In India

Volunteering In India

by Farrah SchwabYou’ve landed in the great, magical India! Welcome! Namaskar! Hare Om! Which winding bus route will you choose, which forests will you wonder through and which dazzling markets will you frequent and test out your soon to be refined haggling skills?! Some call it the land of opportunity, some a land within which the ‘spirit’ regenerates itself, but…
Cheap Multi-stop Tickets

Cheap Multi-stop Tickets

For most time and cost are the main things stopping us from dropping everything and grabbing our passports. One of the best ways around this is to buy a multi-stop plane ticket. While surfing some travel sites for good deals for the summer I stumbled across STA's current deals and they are well worth a look. Cost wise they are…
How To: Plan Your Dream Trip

How To: Plan Your Dream Trip

I wrote an article a few months ago on this topic for Round The World Experts. I wan to expand on that here and cover all the bases with how I planned the USA trip that starts next week. Somehow in between paying the bills and working hard you’ve managed to save some money for a long holiday. Maybe you…
How To: Get Cheap Hotel Rooms

How To: Get Cheap Hotel Rooms

Getting cheap rooms is a great way of saving while travelling, but I'll let you in on a little secret. Everybody is trying to get cheap rooms. The best way to outwit everyone else is to put in the effort. Here are a few tips to help you try and get the lowest rate possible. For the purpose of this…