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8 Things Not to Do in Lisbon

8 Things Not to Do in Lisbon

Every year Lisbon gets visited by thousands of people, and the numbers keep increasing. It is an amazing city but like all, it has its share of tourist traps. Filipa Chatillon calls Lisbon home. Here are her tips on how to avoid these traps, and what to do instead.

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Travel Hacking for Dummies

Travel Hacking for Dummies

Many travellers become fanatical about travel hacking, but let’s face it, not everyone has a credit card. So, does this mean that travel hacking is only for those of a certain class? In a word, no!

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Preparing Young Children To Fly

Preparing Young Children To Fly

Jenn Miller has been traveling with kids for nineteen years across six continents and nearly nearly 40 countries. She has a master’s degree in toddler travel, having ridden that merry-go-round five times over a ten year span. She weighs in on airplane etiquette for children, how to prepare at home, and structure for success.

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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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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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Twenty-four Hours in Sarajevo

Twenty-four Hours in Sarajevo

Visitors to Sarajevo could easily spend two days just exploring the mosques, cathedrals, bazaars and cafes that make-up the city’s Old Town. But if twenty four hours is all you have in the Bosnian capital, then Robin Koning’s itinerary will help you make the most of Sarajevo, including sights off the typical tourist map.

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Guide to Walking the Camino de Santiago

Guide to Walking the Camino de Santiago

One of the things that amazes me about the Camino is it’s universal appeal. Thousands of pilgrims walk it every year. Hundreds of thousands have been walking it for centuries. Catholics, protestants, athiests, agnostics, pagans, buddhists, jews, and every hybrid you can imagine line the path. The movie The Way, with Martin Sheen, inspired thousands more to pack a bag and take a long walk. Perhaps you are among them. If you’re considering walking the Camino de Santiago, here’s what you need to know:

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12 Tips, Tricks, and Things You Didn’t Know About Flying

12 Tips, Tricks, and Things You Didn’t Know About Flying

Want to know some tips on flying? Or what the pilots or flight attendants are really thinking? Dennis Liu offers tips and inside info from a seasoned traveler.

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9 of the Strangest Bone Churches of Europe

9 of the Strangest Bone Churches of Europe

You don’t have to be a horror movie fan to find Europe’s many bone churches fascinating, like BootsnAll writer Jessica Spiegel does.

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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 12 Most Beautiful Castles in Europe

The 12 Most Beautiful Castles in Europe

Almost every corner of Europe has its fair share of castles, but some are far nicer than others. Cristina Puscas rates the 12 most beautiful of them all.

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8 Reasons To Enjoy Your Flight

8 Reasons To Enjoy Your Flight

Love the destination but not so keen on the journey? Holly Smale looks at eight good reasons to think of your flight as a highlight instead of a hassle.

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8 Places to Visit in Ireland Outside Dublin

8 Places to Visit in Ireland Outside Dublin

When planning a trip to Ireland, Dublin is almost always on a traveler’s list but where should you go beyond the capital city? Erin Hutton has eight ideas.

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7 Secrets About the South of France

7 Secrets About the South of France

The South of France is famous for a few things that can actually give you the wrong impression about the place. Christine Centera shares some “secrets” that help set the record straight.

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