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Thailand Holidays 2018 / 2019 | Holidays from £527pp

Mainly down to the stunning scenery, coastal beauty and its vibrancy and culture, Thailand holidays are a great romantic destination. Among the most …

Finding the right Greek island

With more than 2000 islands, from tiny atolls to Crete, maritime Greece is unmatched for sheer variety. Beaches, history, walking, cycling, water sports, festivals, food, ecology: chances are if you want it, they’ve got it. Here are just a few of the incomparable offerings Greek islands hold.<p>Best …

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How to uncover closed-door restaurants when travelling

It’s like a dinner party with strangers. Closed-door restaurants, also known as underground restaurants or supper clubs, are private eateries tucked away in a chef’s home. And though they’re not widely advertised, they are often some of the most sought-after tables in town.<p>For travellers, these …

Buenos Aires

Budget airlines: getting your money's worth

Budget airlines. Low-cost carriers. Whatever you want to call them, these no-frills airlines are appealing for the most basic of reasons: wallet-friendly prices and an incredibly extensive and diverse set of flight routes. But really, do you get what you pay for?<p>The bad bits: things we love to …

Flying

The Most Likely Places To Lose Your Phone While Traveling

Recently "misplaced" your cell phone and wondering where to start your search?<p>If you're on vacation, odds are you left it at that mesmerizing museum or at the gate while waiting for your flight. That's according to a survey conducted by the lifestyle insurance company Protect Your Bubble, which …

9 Lessons Learned from a month backpacking in South East Asia

I know, I can hardly believe it, but it’s already been over a month since I strapped on that backpack. Yes, I’ve been sweating for a solid five weeks …

Packing Tips for Healthy Road Trips

This was the first wellness-focused road trip I’d ever taken, so I wasn’t sure what to expect or how the experience would differ from past trips — especially from my first Curious Traveler road adventure.<p>My packing reflected this. The day before I was scheduled to take off, I was whipping clothing, …

Plane Etiquette 101

Flying can feel like torture.<p>The bone-dry cabin air is recycled. Spaces are ridiculously cramped. Passengers don’t always have ready access to food, water, and restrooms. It’s a fight waiting to happen—and happen it does.<p>Flash points include seat territory disputes, scuffles over luggage space, and …

Three Essential Photo Tips

TravelTraveler Magazine<p>In the age of Instagram, everyone’s a photographer. But a few simple tricks still make snapshots actually worth showing off.<p><b>Traveler senior photo editor Dan Westergren offers his top three tips for shooting in the field:</b><p>1. <b>Understand light.</b> Get going before sunrise; everything …

7 Reasons to Ditch the Airport and Travel By Land

I love to travel, but man, I hate flying. And it’s not just because I tend to convince myself that every plane I’m on is about to do a nose-dive into …

Checklist for: a female's backpacking, beach / sea / cruise, going out (restaurants, bars, clubs), hiking trip to Canada in a cold weather

Bags, cases, and packing<p>Carry-on bag (small back-pack)<p>Backpack/Suitcase<p>Luggage tags<p>Luggage keys/locks<p>Purse<p>Ziplock bags<p>Use ziplock plastic bags for …

Backpacker's Technology Guide

Katie and I are two Americans taking a Gap Year. We're spending time in Southeast Asia, Central America, South America, and Europe. There's a lot to see while we're traveling and the tools that we've carried with us help us stay safe, have more fun, and stay connected.<p>Five years ago you would see …

5 things I miss most about backpacking in SE Asia

Backpacking in Southeast Asia is an unforgettable experience.<p>It’s already been a year since I first set out to travel through Vietnam, Laos, …

3 Reasons to Travel While You’re Young

<b>Bonus:</b> Click here to get my best advice on how to create a blog to remember your adventure, share your story, and connect with the world in a way …

18 moments every backpacker experiences

1. When you find the fare you were going to book just went up<p>(via)<p>2. When people question your travel motives<p>(via)<p>3. When you’re on that 18-hour bus …

Hostels

The ultimate in space-saving travel tech

Trying to keep it to carry-on? This list of essential and compact travel gadgets and tips will make your trip easier – and your luggage lighter – without skimping on fun and convenience.<p>'Travel Gear' by Eric Ritchey. Creative Commons Sharealike Attribution licence<p><b>Ebook reader</b><p>Books are beautiful, …

Gear & Gadgets

Foreign currency tips: Beginner’s guide to managing your money on the road: http://bit.ly/13B5LX0

How to travel with friends (and not want to kill them)

I have two permanent, oddly positioned bald spots on my head. Though my mother claims they’re from a scalp thing I had as a kid, I have it on good authority from my oracle that they’re probably where the Martians attached the electrodes.<p>However, spontaneous balding frequently has nothing to do with …

Travel

Long-term travel: top tips for a fulfilling trip

Most of us have fantasised about ditching the daily grind of the office job and domestic duties for a one-way ticket to happiness. Now more people are taking action in striving for a more meaningful existence, and travel is at the top of the list.<p>The ease of leveraging digital technology is giving …

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The Air Travel Rights You Aren't Aware of (and How to Get Them)

If you've ever sat in a plane on the tarmac only to have the flight cancelled, been bumped just before boarding, or landed at your destination only …

Flying

Five travel photography essentials that won't weigh you down

Some of your best travel pictures will be off the cuff, spontaneous affairs, but taking a few basic pieces of kit – like a tripod, zoom lens, polariser and GorillaPod grip – can ensure you’re ready to make the most of a golden opportunity. Here’s a round-up of the best photography kit to sling in …

Landscape Photography

The latest travel scams – and how to avoid them

Have you ever arrived at a hotel to discover that the 'sea view' room you fell head over heels for online doesn't actually exist? Or examined a restaurant bill only to find it includes items that you never ordered?<p>It's easy to become too paranoid while travelling and turn everyone you meet into an …