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Schools in Spain: What to Expect When Teaching Abroad

If you’ve decided to teach English abroad in Spain, you might be wondering what the schools in Spain are like. If you’ve never taught in a school …

Teaching

50 Shades of Blue in Travel

The trilogy <i>50 Shades of Grey</i> brought about a <i>50 Shades</i> of all colors craze. You might talk about the 50 shades of red lipsticks you have, or the 50 …

Key West

What to Wear in Morocco (and More)

Some travel destinations are cut and dry, black and white. You know exactly what to see, where to go, and what to expect. Others are a little more …

Travel Photography

How To Survive Plane Travel Gone Wrong

I’ve flown a lot in my life, and I’ve had my fair share of interesting travel stories. Recently, I had two crazy things happen to me that made me …

Flying

3 Week Thailand Itinerary | Food, Culture, History, Cities & Nature

<i>This post contains affiliate links to</i> <i>booking.com</i>.On a snowy day at the end of December, we took off from London for a three week trip to Thailand, a …

9 Most Beautiful Hilltop Towns in Italy

There’s no need to book a week in these gloriously photogenic yet soporific spots, but if you sleep over, you’ll have enough time to stroll around, look at old churches, and have a perfect meal before bed.

First-of-Their-Kind Slopeside Treehouses Open in Whitefish, Montana

Treehouses for grownups, and worth the price.<p>Skiers and snowboarders: You thought you outgrew that treehouse phase years ago? Well, Montana's Snow …

Skiing

Snorkelling in Caye Caulker, Belize

Caye Caulker is the definition of “go slow” and no wonder, as the main activities on the island are sun tanning, snorkelling, diving and eating …

One Day in Copenhagen, Denmark: Mapped Walking Tour by a Local

Let’s be honest – not everybody has the time to explore a place for weeks. Sometimes we just need to make the most of the time we have. In the third …

European Travel

Review of Big Bus Tour in Rome: a perfect way to discover the city

There are cities where a bus tour might be obsolete. Rome, however, is definitely not one of them. Rome is a large city and has so much to offer. I …

Melaka Stinks When You've Seen Penang - Why Melaka Wasn't For Me

<i>After three months in Malaysia, and falling head over heels first for Langkawi, then for Penang and George Town and even a little for Kuala Lumpur, I</i> …

Top 8 Things to do in Casablanca Morocco

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From dusk till dawn: in search of old-school Bangkok

Bangkok is now a strange amalgam of past and future, with the present suspended between them<p>There's a delicious hitch. Thais have their anarchic side and are often whimsically bound by official edicts and visions<p>Bangkok may be the most-visited city on Earth, but it remains one of the least-known to …

20th Century

10 Things to See on a Day Trip to Salzburg Old Town

<i>We may earn money or products from the companies mentioned in this post. Read our disclosure policy.</i><p>Salzburg, the famous birthplace of Mozart is a …

3 Hidden Gems to Visit in a Western Australian Summer

It’s impossible to go through a Western Australian summer and to find any dull bits happening in the state. Particularly in the Southern end, where …

Taroko Gorge: Discovering Taiwan's marble mountains - Reading the Book

I set out from Taipei early in the morning. My base in Taiwan’s capital city was in the far north of the country, but Taiwan is absurdly easy to get …

How to spend a day in Bruges

Bruges or Brugge?<p>Bruges or Brugge to the Flemish is Belgium’s third largest city. The medieval city of Bruges is jawdroppingly beautiful with unique …

How to save money on your trip to Vancouver

In Vancouver, you can ski in the morning and swim in the ocean in the afternoon. But if a lift ticket doesn’t fit in your budget, you’re not alone. …

Extra Places in Malta to Visit Beyond Valletta

Beyond the capital city of <b>Valletta</b>, visitors to <b>Malta</b> might be wondering where else they can go. A general sightseeing list of Malta usually includes …

5 dreamy European castles on Airbnb where you can *actually* stay

When it comes to my regularly scheduled Netflix time, I’m more into feel-good TV shows than <i>Downton Abbey–</i>esque period pieces or <i>Game of</i> …

Olaulim Backyards - Experiencing Goa's Mandovi Backwaters

Despite having been to Goa many times – right from my college days to when I was working full time, I only discovered my love for Goa last year. I …

12 Things To Do in Tromsø, Norway: Winter Travel Guide

Share this post!<p>Far above the Arctic Circle, considered by many to be the northernmost city in the world (being the northernmost city with a …

How to visit Angkor Wat, the largest religious monument in the world?

Cambodia<p>How to visit Angkor Wat? – the largest religious monument in the world<p>21 Comments<p>When I traveled to Cambodia, I didn’t really know where to …

Angkor Wat

Best weekend breaks in Europe

A city trip is always a good idea, don’t you think? Especially when winter drags on and the craving for sun and warmth is getting bigger with every …

The Best Neighborhoods in America to Spend a Weekend

When you, the rambling traveler, get your sneakers on the pavement in a new city, you quickly realize a truism about America: Every big city is worth …

Coron Itinerary: A 3-Day Adventure Guide in Palawan, Philippines

Eleven-thirty in the evening.. I know I should be sleeping or resting.. But there I was, waiting for our plane and hoping we won’t be delayed..<p>We …

20 of Europe’s best new hotels and hostels for 2018

<b>Torel Avantgarde,</b> <b>Porto</b><p><b>Doubles from</b> €90 room-only<b><br>Opened</b> September 2017<b><br>Bedrooms</b> 47<br>As the name suggests, this new boutique hotel (<i>pictured above</i>) celebrates avant-garde artists and pioneers in the fields of music, literature, design, fashion and architecture. Each room takes its inspiration from a …

European Travel

What to Pack for Iceland - A Packing List for Summer AND Winter

So you’ve decided to go to Iceland and now you need to know what to pack and what to wear. Well you are in the right place! The time of year you …

Best things to do in Laos for a first timer

Overshadowed by its better-known coastal neighbours, Laos remains one of Southeast Asia’s most charming destinations. True to the Buddhist ways, the …