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The Best Walking Tours in Amsterdam

Amsterdam's flat, compact, and lively streets make the city an ideal place to explore on foot. In fact, walking may be the best way to appreciate the …

Paris Travel Guide

Best Time to Visit Paris<p>There is no “right” time—warmer months mean picnics and parks, but also crowds. During colder months skies are grey, but …

20 Roku Hacks To Make Your Life Easier

While Roku devices cannot be jailbroken like other modern smart devices, there are a lot of features, workarounds, and "hacks" available that can …

Riding The Empire Builder Train From Chicago To Seattle

While the railway network in the United States may not be the most comprehensive, when it comes to epic train journeys there is no doubt that there …

Trains

Top Tips for Visiting Prague, Vienna, and Budapest: An Eastern Europe Itinerary

They are three of Europe’s most beautiful cities, laid out like the three stars of the Orion’s Belt asterism in the night sky. Their close proximity …

How to Charge Any Phone Wirelessly

More and more phones are adding wireless charging capabilities, but if you’re using an older handset or one that still needs a cable to juice …

How Not to Get Lost in Amsterdam

With its ring of canals that all seem to look the same, a flat horizon that makes it tough to see landmarks and the tiny alleys whose names are …

Travel

Amsterdam

Amsterdam's stoner scene and famous Red Light District coexist peacefully with its romantic canals, historic architecture and priceless art …

Google Docs: You're probably only using 10% of what this free word processor can do

There’s probably a lot you already know about Google Docs, the simple-to-use and free word processor that debuted 12 years ago this month.<p>Files are stored in the cloud, so you can access your work from anywhere in the world, on virtually any Internet-connected device, and your docs are protected …

Google

Two Days in Budapest: The Perfect Itinerary

Budapest is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. Visit the exquisite Parliament building, walk across the Szechenyi Chain Bridge, dine in the …

European Travel

Rick Steves: What’s new in Britain and Ireland for 2018

England, Scotland and Ireland are earnestly improving tourism infrastructures for 2018, adding worthwhile exhibits to well-known sights and investing in new experiences for travelers. Read up on these latest developments to make the most of your time in the isles.<p>Major changes are taking place at …

Northern Ireland

The Best Ways to See Europe in Just 10 Days

If there’s one thing that Americans get shafted on (there’s not just one; there are loads), it’s vacation days. A 10-day trip will probably eat up a …

How To: It's Really No Contest — LastPass Is the Best Password Manager for iPhone & Android

When traversing the web, you'll regularly come across websites that require you to create an account. With the majority of these accounts, protection …

Information Systems

20 of the best travel apps to have on your phone this year

Whether you’re looking to plan a dream trip or just get out on the next flight, check airfares for next year or check into a hotel 10 minutes from …

How to cut the cord and stream like a pro

If you’re ready to cut the cord, we can help. Getting started in the wild and wonderful world of streaming is an exciting—at times …

How To: Will Apple's $29 Battery Replacement Actually Speed Up Your iPhone? Check Here

Apple has been in hot water ever since the news that the company slows down iPhones with older batteries. The iPhone maker is now in damage control, …

These 7 features show why you should use Google Photos to store and manage all your photos and videos

Google Photos is Google's photo management service that works both as a gallery app on smartphones, tablets, and the web, as well as a good piece of software that uses the company's artificial intelligence to make cool stuff with your photos and videos.<p>The app's interface is divided into four tabs: …

Apps

India the Easy Way

You don't experience the real India this way. Instead you bypass the noise, the dirt, the poverty, and skip the overladen busses and trains. What you …

How to get the most out of Google Maps when you’re traveling

Of all the travel apps that exist to improve any trip, Google Maps isn’t normally one you hear people raving about.<p>After all, Google itself is so embedded to our quotidian tech lives, we scarcely think of it as having a specialist application to something as exciting as travel. But when you go …

Google's high-quality Home Max speaker goes on sale for $399

Google launched its high-quality Home Max speaker with Google Assistant in October, and the last we heard (via a Best Buy leak), it was set to arrive on December 11th. That date was spot on, it turns out, as the Home Max has indeed gone on sale at both Best Buy and Verizon. It's also live on …

Hardscaping 101: Ground Covers to Plant Between Pavers

Too often pathway gaps are neglected and become a home for weeds. But where some may see awkward spaces between stepping stones, I see potential. …

Landscaping

How to turn your iPad into the best digital photo frame

You can easily spend between $100 and $200 on a Wi-Fi digital photo frame, but these often have clunky interfaces for syncing photos and the displays can be quite poor. A better solution may be repurposing an old iPad or putting your current iPad in photo frame mode for special occasions.<p>Apple used …

IPad Pro

Forget Machu Picchu: seven newly accessible wonders of the world | Style Magazine | South China Morning Post

If visiting the world’s most ancient temples and monuments, such as Angkor Wat in Cambodia, Machu Picchu in Peru, Chichen Itza in Mexico and Petra in …

South America

How To Illuminate Your Yard With Landscape Lighting

There are few things as important as keeping your backyard well illuminated. Your house backyard is the perfect place to retreat to after a hard day …

How We Travel for Free: Our Basic Budget Travel Strategies

The post How We Travel for Free: Our Basic Budget Travel Strategies appeared first on Club Thrifty.Do you want to travel more often? So did we. …

Personal Finance

Tourists in Amsterdam are just the worst according to locals

(iStock)<p>Cape Town - Amsterdam locals are starting to get fed up with raucous tourists and unruly tourist attractions.<p>On Tuesday the city's famous …

5 ways to outsmart the tourist crowds in Vienna

With more and more tourists succumbing to Vienna’s old world lure there are five effective ways to stay off the tourist crowds. When visiting this …

European Travel

Prague: The Perfect City Break Destination

Thanks for following and reading Overland Travel Adventures from Go, See, WriteIf there was one city in the world that could win a prize for the most …

European Travel

A 12,000-Mile Road Trip Across the U.S. Based on Lewis and Clark!

This exciting article is from Teaching Traveling! If you see it on any website besides www.teachingtraveling.com or any RSS feed besides the one from …

RVs

Hit the Road Eh! 12 Unforgettable Canadian Road Trips

<i>This post may contain compensated links. For more information please read our disclaimer.</i><p>At 9.985 million km², <b>Canada</b> is the world’s second-largest …

Hiking