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Ten Mistakes to Avoid on Your Around the World Trip

Ten Mistakes to Avoid on Your Around the World Trip

Here are some personal gaffs that could quite easily have been avoided had Helen heeded warnings, followed advice, and planned just a little bit better . Yes, that’s right; they’ve all been tried and tested, so better just take Helen’s word for it, rather than stumble into the same pitfalls yourself.

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Long Term Travel As Education

Long Term Travel As Education

Have you ever wondered what long term traveling families “do about keeping up with school” for their kids? Perhaps you’re asking the wrong question. Jenn Miller, world schooling mother of four, teacher by trade, discusses world schooling as a viable educational alternative.

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Five Truths About Long-Term Travel

Five Truths About Long-Term Travel

Many people fantasize about long-term travel. And no wonder – it can be a truly transformative experience. But it’s not all glamour and excitement. Mariellen Ward shares Five Hard Truths About Long-Term Travel that can help prepare you for the inevitable reality check.

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Tunisia: Festival du Sahara at Douz

Tunisia: Festival du Sahara at Douz

Whoever idealized the serene night scene of Berber tents surrounding an oasis, fires flickering, a reflection of the stars above, the quiet hum of insects and maybe a Bedouin maiden bathing by moonlight has obviously NOT actually spent a night on those sands… especially on a festival night. Join Jennifer Miller at the Festival du Sahara for drums, dancing, and a gallop across the sand

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Latest Traveler Articles

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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Food and Wine in British Columbia

Food and Wine in British Columbia

British Columbia, Canada is known world-wide for its spectacular scenery and outdoor adventures. But did you know that it also offers some of the best food and wine in the world as well?

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British Columbia Outdoor Adventures

British Columbia Outdoor Adventures

How much do you know about travel in British Columbia, Canada? When planning a trip and deciding where to go and what to do, have you ever considered planning your trip around mountains and outdoor adventures? For independent travelers, Canada offers a wealth of possibilities, particularly in British Columbia.

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Author Bio: Aimee Cebulski

Author Aimee Cebulski has been furiously catching up on lost time as a traveler after a five-year battle with fear of flying grounded her dreams of visiting far-flung destinations in her mid-20s.  Now, she’s proud to have 52 stamps in her passport and considers each new one a triumph over fear. She’s worked as a […]

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Exploring the Outdoors in British Columbia

Exploring the Outdoors in British Columbia

How much do you know about travel in British Columbia, Canada? When planning a trip and deciding where to go and what to do, have you ever considered planning your trip around mountains and outdoor adventures? For independent travelers, Canada offers a wealth of possibilities, particularly in British Columbia.

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5 European Flight Itineraries

5 European Flight Itineraries

Using Indie, BootsnAll’s multi-country flight finder, you can plan your trip, no matter how short or long. Check out the following five trips to help get you started. If you like what you see, simply click on Price this trip to get a price. If it’s not exactly what you’re looking for, you can customize […]

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Author Bio: Jonathan Look

In 2011 Jonathan Look decided change his life, retire early and pursue adventures instead of comfort and possessions. To accomplish this he sold all of his possessions and headed out. His goal is to spend ten years discovering new places, meeting new people and taking the time to learn about them, their values and their […]

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China for the Independent Traveler

China for the Independent Traveler

China is an amazing country- but many traveler’s find it intimidating. Here’s your guide to backpacking in China- and why it’s easier than you think.

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There’s Much More to Travel Than Famous Sites

There’s Much More to Travel Than Famous Sites

Ever thought you want to volunteer in India or Nepal or Thailand? Ever realize that it might cost you thousands of dollars to do so? Find out how Laura Giliberti solved that problem by creating her own volunteer placement, going for a month to teach English, then ended up starting an NGO!

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Why Do We Have to Go Back?

Why Do We Have to Go Back?

What if we never went back but, instead, continued to move forward even if that forward motion carried us right back to where we began? Jenn Miller explores the concept of “going back” and how to take that magic you found on the road with you.

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Leaving Corporate Life Behind

Leaving Corporate Life Behind

Many people quit their job and travel the world, but Adam Pervez quit his job and travels with the goal of leaving each place better than how he found it.

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How I Travel: Zane Lamprey

How I Travel: Zane Lamprey

Zane Lamprey is one of the few travel hosts on TV who doesn’t mind letting loose, drinking what’s handed to him and making good use of the international language of laughter. This week, Zane made time to talk with How I Travel about his love for Croatia, working with a hangover and why he’s a bit wary of street food.

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Connect With Locals and Enhance Your Experience Abroad

Connect With Locals and Enhance Your Experience Abroad

Enhance your experience abroad by connecting with locals. Isabel Eva Bohrer gives tips on how best to do it.

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Fighting Fears

Fighting Fears

We all have fears that we battle in the dark of night. The question is, how do we get beyond them? How do we separate the rational from the irrational and refuse to be controlled by them?

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Seven Experiences Not to Miss in Bolivia

Seven Experiences Not to Miss in Bolivia

Planning a trip to South America? Adam Seper is here to inform you why it would be a crime to leave the gorgeous country of Bolivia off the list. He offers 7 must-sees while in this beautiful country.

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