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Africa Travel

Africa Travel

Africa is a continent that many indie travelers dream of visiting. Have you been? What stood out to you during your travels there? If you haven’t been, what would you most like to see and do?

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South America Travel

South America Travel

Have you ever traveled in South America? What stood out to you during your time there? If you’ve never been, what would you do if you had 3 months to travel in the region?

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World Wonders

World Wonders

Is there a place, an activity, a world wonder, where every time you see a picture of it, you think, “I want to do there right now!”? Let’s hear about it.

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Higher Education For Free?

Higher Education For Free?

Jenn Miller has a degree in institutional education and fifteen years of experience in outside the box experience in the alternative education world. She believes travel is a fantastic teacher, that a university degree should be pursued, and that these two dreams are not mutually exclusive. She’ll show you how to get high quality education for free and combine your gap year (or two!) with your long range plans for your intellectual education!

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USA Travel

USA Travel

The United States is huge and offers lots for independent travelers. What do you like best about traveling in the US? If you’ve never been, what would you most like to see?

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Latest Traveler Articles

Traveling with Friends

Traveling with Friends

All too often I have heard people lament their group of friends for letting their travel plans fall through due to getting “complicated.” I have found that planning a group trip is more manageable when tackled in parts rather than all at once. Consider this your guide.

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Pros and Cons of a Gap Year

Pros and Cons of a Gap Year

Have you pondered taking a gap year to travel? Lauren Fitzpatrick from Go Overseas is here to outline the pros and cons to help you make the most informed decision.

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5 Best Spots to Volunteer in Asia

5 Best Spots to Volunteer in Asia

Overwhelmed by all the volunteering possibilities in Asia? Let Hannah from Go Overseas, an expert at volunteering abroad, narrow down the options with these 5 incredible opportunities.

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Six Steps to Build a RTW Itinerary with Emirates

Creating a round the world trip itinerary can be frustrating, challenging and exhausting. But it doesn’t need to be. Follow some simple rules, and you can be jetting off to your dream destinations while earning yourself rewards that you can use to treat yourself to flight upgrades, future holidays or indulgent experiences.

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Top Beaches to Visit during your Gap Year in South America

Top Beaches to Visit during your Gap Year in South America

The famous sites like Machu Picchu, the Salt Flats, Patagonia, and Iguazu Falls get all the hype, but there are plenty of beach destinations in South America to add to your gap year itinerary. Hannah Long outlines four of the best.

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Thanks for becoming a BootsnAll Member! As a BootsnAll member, you gain access to: All the features on Indie, BootsnAll’s multi-stop flight booking engine. Build, price, and book a multi-stop trip on Indie – all online! Our traveler profiles. Fill out a traveler profile to connect with others in the community. Are you leaving for […]

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15 Must-Haves of Great Hostels

15 Must-Haves of Great Hostels

As a backpacker, hostels are your home away from home. Conni Biesalski fills you in on the must-haves of a good hostel so you know what to look for.

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Exploration and Relaxation in British Columbia, Canada

Exploration and Relaxation in British Columbia, Canada

This post is brought to you by Destination British Columbia. For more information on sponsored posts read here. One of the most appealing parts of travel in British Columbia, Canada is taking advantage of the stunning surroundings and challenging yourself with outdoor adventures. After hiking, biking, and exploring the province, what better way to unwind than a […]

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Older Featured Articles

On The Road Again

On The Road Again

2 weeks have passed in our 30-day Indie Travel Art Project, and we had just as many awesome submissions in week 2 as we did in week 1. Check out some of our favorites!

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Europe Travel

Europe Travel

Europe is perhaps the most popular region of the world for travel and is chock full of awesome cities to visit. Could you narrow down your favorite city in Europe to 1? Let’s hear what it is and why!

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Asia Travel

Asia Travel

Which country in Asia is on the top of your wish list? Why? If you’ve traveled extensively in Asia, which country is your favorite?

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Poetry

Poetry

Really wanna challenge your creativity today? Join us in writing a poem about travel.

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Language Learning

Language Learning

Knowing the language of the country you’re visiting is HUGE. If you were to wake up tomorrow and be fluent in any language, what would it be? Why?

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Random Acts of Kindness

Random Acts of Kindness

Some of the best travel stories come out of random acts of kindness. Has anyone ever helped you out when you were on the road just because he or she was a good person?

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Misbehaving

Misbehaving

We’ve all done dumb things, particularly in our younger years. What’s the dumbest thing you’ve ever done while traveling? Would you do it again?

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Travel: It’s About Personal Transformation

Travel: It’s About Personal Transformation

She’s said it before, she’ll say it again: Travel is not a contest. It’s not a party trick you pull out to increase your winsomeness on a Friday evening in a roomful of strangers. You might have been two years on the road across four continents and if you haven’t learned a damned thing from it then your story matters less than the seventeen year old kid who is one week into her first three week sojourn but who has just had her world rocked forever. Jenn Miller discusses a principle from the Indie Manifesto and examines why personal transformation is the ultimate goal of travel.

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