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Episode No. 1 | Going Global

Share this...<p>Welcome to the Local Nomads Podcast!<p>We’re so excited to present the very first episode of our brand new podcast! In this episode, we …

Travel

The Secret to Keeping Your Goals When You Have Zero Willpower

Don't worry, this is not another New Year's resolutions how-to article. This is a beautiful challenge to be accepted, a desperate call to action, and …

Self-improvement

28 Best Habits to Have in Business

Cultivate good habits and you'll be making progress on autopilot.<p>Entrepreneur, software engineer, author, blogger and founder of WanderlustWorker.com<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The world's most successful businesses are run by entrepreneurs who harbor the right …

Self-improvement

If You Want To Be A High Achiever, You Need To Adopt This Mindset

You’re driven. You achieve a lot of your goals. Like a tyrant, that little voice in your head demands your absolute commitment to achievement. Heck, …

Great Online Learning Platforms to Level Up Your Digital Skills

In today’s world, having up-to-date skills is crucial, whether you’re searching for a job or trying to advance in your current role.<p>And let’s face …

eLearning

Blogging in 2017: How to Disrupt and Get Noticed

<i>This is a guest contribution from Sam Warren of Rankpay</i><p>I’ve got good news and bad news.<p>The bad news is this: that boring content you’re probably …

Hiking Angels Landing in Zion National Park

The higher we climbed the more nervous I got. I held the chain as I peered over the edge and thought to myself, “What in the world did we get …

Hiking

The Best of Glacier National Park and Whitefish Montana

Today I’m excited to welcome guest authors Logan and Morgan Greenhaw from Trail Mix for Newlyweds. Logan and Morgan have taken a little break from …

National Parks

Cajas Hiking Tour – Cuenca, Ecuador

<i>This post may contain affiliate links.</i><p>The vista from the viewpoint wasn’t particularly impressive. The grey clouds hovered over the hills that …

Hiking

South-east Asia’s final frontier: 5 ways to see Burma

The political landscape of Burma – arguably now more widely known by its new name, Myanmar – has been increasingly prettified since the National …

5 reasons why you should Scuba dive

1. Discover a new world<p>You discover a new world when you get underwater. You can see different species and landscapes. The first time I went scuba …

A weekend in the Cotswolds - ideas for first time visitors

Have you visited the Cotswolds? With so much happening in London it is easy to forget there is lush green countryside so close by. But sometimes you …

Tips to know

A website is the face of any business today. The first impression counts, and this is something I learned the hard way when I launched my led strip …

Dining with a view of the Eiffel Tower: Les Ombres

For years I thought about how terrific it would be to dine up on the Eiffel Tower. The <b>Jules Verne Restaurant</b> is located on the second floor and …

Top 30 Places to Visit in Central America and Mexico

Best Hotels in Vancouver | Top 10 Picks On Where To Stay in Vancouver

This hotel’s excellent location is a three-minute walk from the bars and restaurants of Davie Street and seven minutes from upscale shopping on …

Blogging and Language Learning: How Critics Help

It was just a “puff piece” apparently, written for a piece of software. Having learned three foreign languages, my own methods were wrong and the …

Language Learning

Photo Gallery: A Pacific Coast Highway Road Trip Through Big Sur

The famed landscape of Big Sur in California is nearly vertical with the Santa Lucia mountains behind you and the rocky cliffs to the sea in front of …

California

How to train your dragon.

Male Komodo dragons have two penises. There I said it, the most important thing about this whole post right away in the first sentence. I am not sure …

Scuba Diving

7 (More) Awkward Language Moments from Travelers

In the first two posts in this language and travel series, I shared why language learning is important for travel as well as over 30 language …

Language Learning

Gift of Life - Journey Through The Ngorongoro Crater

As part of our amazing safari in Tanzania, we were fortunate enough to have the opportunity to visit the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. I’ll admit …

Four reasons why I love Thailand

Two years, eight destinations, one country – that has been the quantitative story of my journey through <b>Thailand</b> for me till now. If I were to pen …

Travel Safety - Travel Tips for Safe Travels by Voyager | Voyager

Travel Safety<p>The word travel conjures up images of stretches and stretches of exotic beaches and clear emerald waters for most if not all people. But …

Have You Heard Of The World's Only Floating National Park?

Keibul Lamjao!<p>Isn’t the mere name enough to conjure up images of something unique and exotic?<p>I turned to my fellow traveler, a heavily bearded man in …

Travel

Budget Friendly Travel Guide to Sydney by Voyager

It’s very easy to burn through your budget when visiting Sydney. It has so many great attractions, available activities, bars, restaurants and shops …

European Travel

The Maltese capital Valletta - Entrancing legion of historical monuments.

(Last Updated On: July 5, 2017)<p>We were as ecstatic as anyone on the flight. The party had begun. Giggles, jokes, selfies, spoofs and banters; a …

18 Travel Accessories Every Budget Traveler Should Have

Being a budget traveler in of itself is an adventure (and sometimes having the right travel accessories can make the adventure that much easier!) …

Camping

10 places in British Columbia you've probably never heard of

<b>What to do:</b> Arrive in August or October when the bears are creekside, feasting on spawning salmon.<p><b>3-Great Bear Rainforest</b><p>The planet is blessed to …