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19 Hosteling Resources

19 Hosteling Resources

Hosteling might be a bit confusing or even intimidating if you’ve never done it before. This fantastic collection of articles will tell you all you need to know before you check into a hostel dorm room for the first time.

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Indie Travel in Canada for $60 Per Day

Indie Travel in Canada for $60 Per Day

Home to glitzy modern cities, arctic tundra, boreal forests, rocky mountains, glaciers, prairies, oil sands, and over 100,000 lakes, Pamela MacNaughtan reveals how you can discover the wonders of Canada on a budget.

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10 Ways Long Term Open-Ended Travel Sucks

10 Ways Long Term Open-Ended Travel Sucks

Seven years into long term, open-ended travel, Jenn Miller comes clean about the ways that living on the road often sucks. It’s not all wine and roses, there are some very real struggles, and people considering taking the leap might want to know!

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Indie Travel in Egypt for $35 Per Day

Indie Travel in Egypt for $35 Per Day

Even the most disengaged student was impressed when the history lesson turned to the Ancient Pyramids, and getting a chance to visit them is on many travelers’ bucket lists. But there’s much more to Egypt than the pyramids, and Paris Marx is here to offer a guide to getting the most out of your trip to this amazing and unique country.

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8 Reasons To Visit Belgrade Now

8 Reasons To Visit Belgrade Now

From hosting Southeast Europe’s biggest beer festivals to housing one of the world’s largest cathedrals, Belgrade’s historic streets and cultural events rival many of Europe’s great cities.

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10 Top Tips to Great Travel Photos

10 Top Tips to Great Travel Photos

The difference between holiday snapshots and great travel photography is your ability to capture the feel or mood of a scene rather than simply take a picture of a place. Kathryn Weir provides us with a quick checklist of very simple steps to greatly improve your photographic outcome and record your particular journey.

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Elections, Eels, Castles, and Cathedrals

Elections, Eels, Castles, and Cathedrals

When Sara Whitestone, an ESL teacher at a university in the United States, had a chance to visit some of her students in France, she jumped at the chance. Read what happens when her students became her teachers.

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Top 10 Toughest Countries to Get Into

Didn’t think you could go to Iran, North Korea, Iraq, or Somalia as a tourist? You certainly can! Addison Sears-Collins shows us how.

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Why Croatia is the Ultimate Indie Travel Destination for Young Families

Why Croatia is the Ultimate Indie Travel Destination for Young Families

An independently-planned family vacation is often just a question of finding a destination that’s perfect for you. For Jane Graham and her family of four children, that destination was Croatia and its islands – here’s why.

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5 Unmissable Thai Dishes

5 Unmissable Thai Dishes

You’ve not tried Thai food in its best and most unadulterated form until you’ve been to Thailand. Chris Wotton recommends the best local spots to try five unmissable dishes in the bustling capital of Bangkok.

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Voluntary Vacation: Hostel Hopping in Guatemala

Voluntary Vacation: Hostel Hopping in Guatemala

Many of us dream of taking a year off to travel in exotic locales and live the life of a vagabond, and Jonathon Engels gives tips on how to do just that by volunteering at hostels all around Guatemala.

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Beyond Borsch: Different Flavors of Russia

After deciding to move to Russia, one of the first questions friends and family would ask career ex-pat Jonathon Engels was “What are you going to eat?”, and now, nine months into his contract, he’s put together a collection of great Russian treats that all visitors should try.

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The Realities of a Location Independent Life

The Realities of a Location Independent Life

Are you considering making the leap to a Location Independent career? Lusting over those “at the beach with laptop” photos circulating annoyingly on Facebook? Jenn Miller and her husband are well into their sixth year of full time travel, working as they go. She’s sharing some of the realities of what it means to work on the road.

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8 Tips to Automate Your Finances For Travel

8 Tips to Automate Your Finances For Travel

No one likes to miss paying a bill, and when you’re on the road, staying on top of your finances can be difficult. By taking these 8 steps to automate your life, you are setting yourself to make travel much easier.

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Should You Add Israel to Your Trip Itinerary?

Should You Add Israel to Your Trip Itinerary?

Despite the number of Israeli travelers making their way around the world, there are comparatively few who put this small nation on their travel itinerary. And yet, the country is thick with history, culture, and contemporary places to party. Jo Fitzsimons explains why Israel and the Palestinian Territories should be on the backpacking trail.

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One Family’s Journey to Full Time Travel

One Family’s Journey to Full Time Travel

Seven years into open-ended world travel, Jenn Miller shares a secret: She never meant to travel long-term. Jenn shares the plans, hard work, and serendipities that transformed their one year journey into an epic adventure of a lifetime.

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Why You Should Add the Middle East to Your Big Trip

Why You Should Add the Middle East to Your Big Trip

If you pay attention to the news at all, we are told to fear the Middle East. Why don’t we instead listen to someone who has actually been to the region as a traveler? Paris Marx shows us there’s a lot for travelers to discover, safely, if you quit listening to the fear mongering.

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How Long-Term Travel Made Me a Better Parent

How Long-Term Travel Made Me a Better Parent

Jenn Miller steps outside th Mommy Wars to share how travel has made her a better parent

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28 Ways to Save Money for Your Big Trip

28 Ways to Save Money for Your Big Trip

Saving up funds for a big trip can be challenging, yet people who are serious about traveling are always pulling it off. Katie Hammel has collected 28 expert ideas, and even doing just a few of these will go a long way.

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10 Reasons to Embrace Budget Travel

10 Reasons to Embrace Budget Travel

Have you ever felt limited by your travel budget? Jenni Mahnaz offers a new perspective on budget travel and identifies the benefits traveling on a budget can create.

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