Trip Planning Travel Articles

There are multiple industries dedicated to helping you plan a trip. Skip the travel agent and peruse over 50 articles that will help you plan the nuts and bolts of your trip, no matter the length or destination.

 
The Evolution of Planning a Big Trip
The Evolution of Planning a Big Trip Transforming the vague into the particular - Rachel Laidler experiences the highs, lows, and unavoidable complexities of planning a Big Trip.
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RV Road Trip Considerations
RV Road Trip Considerations 2013 is the "Year of the Road Trip" for Jenn Miller, and she shares what she's learned from the road-school of hard knocks about RVing on several continents. Considering an extended RV journey? Here are some questions to ask and points to consider.
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Why Two Week Trips are Important
Why Two Week Trips are Important In the world of long-term travel, it can seem like the two week trip doesn't matter. Lifestyle travelers scoff at anything less than "real" travel. Five and a half years in, Jenn Miller reminds us that big things often grow out of small beginnings and points out why, if two weeks is all you have, short trips matter all the more.
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Why a Home Exchange is a Great Indie Travel Experience
Why a Home Exchange is a Great Indie Travel Experience When Margaret Foley and her family began traveling using home exchanges, they discovered that nothing about home life is universal.
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10 Countries to Traverse by Foot
10 Countries to Traverse by Foot For those with little time to spare and many miles to march, here are ten countries where walking from border to border won’t take you an eternity.
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Are Guidebooks Necessary for the Current Traveler?
Are Guidebooks Necessary for the Current Traveler? We use guidebooks to plan our itineraries, learn about a country's culture and history, find accommodation, and much more. They help create our experiences and provide a foundation in how we perceive and understand the place we are traveling. In this article, David Jennings takes a closer look on how these books are produced and what consequences their usage has on the world.
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How to Decide Where to Go on a Long-Term Trip
How to Decide Where to Go on a Long-Term Trip Now that you've made the decision to go on a RTW trip, what's next? The planning seems overwhelming at times, so that's why Adam Seper is here to give you tips on how to choose your destinations and route.
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Why Planning a Multi-Stop Trip Shouldn’t Be Difficult
Why Planning a Multi-Stop Trip Shouldn’t Be Difficult Planning a round the world trip can often be more difficult than taking the leap of faith to actually do it, especially when it comes to fights. With the advent of Indie, BootsnAll's new multi-country flight finder, planning just got a whole lot easier.
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The Top 10 Easiest Countries To Get Into
The Top 10 Easiest Countries To Get Into Thinking About Your Next Trip? How About Traveling to These 10 Hassle-Free Countries. Addison Sears-Collins shows us how.
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The Survivor’s Guide to Traveling on A Tight Time Scale
The Survivor’s Guide to Traveling on A Tight Time Scale For seasoned mini back-packer Marissa Carruthers, exploring the world in bite-sized chunks is just as enriching as round-the-world trips. Here, she shares how to make the most out of travelling on a tight time scale.
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