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Top 30 Most Inspiring Expat Bloggers in 2017

<b>Canadian expat in Portugal</b><p>Gail Aguiar, a Canadian who traveled the world before settling down in Portugal. The site offers useful content for both …

Insider Tips For Living and Doing Business in Indonesia

There is a certain charm in living and doing business in Indonesia. It is not only the warm weather and smiling faces but the number of hidden …

16 Things I Wish I Knew My First Time Travelling - Days to Come

Remember how you felt the very first time you went travelling? All that rush and excitement of the unknown? You knew it was going to be amazing, but …

7 Free Things to do in Bern, Switzerland

Bern, the beautiful and historic capital city of Switzerland, is filled with art, culture, food, and – surprise – <i>great things to do that won’t cost</i> …

Europe

How to Move to London with no job

I was born in the UK, and lived there 18 years before deciding that travel was the answer to all my problems. That all panned out…sort of… but …

United Kingdom

Cambodian Temples - Beyond Siem Reap

<b>Cambodian Temples – Beyond Siem Reap</b><p><i>Temple Ruins and Novice Monk</i><p>Many visitors to Cambodia enjoy the temples of Siem Reap but never explore the many …

8 Epic Things to do in Estes Park, Colorado

<i>These eight things to do in Estes Park are sure to keep you busy and your experiences full!</i><p><b>1. Take a ride on the Estes Park Aerial Tramway</b><p><b>We won’t</b> …

5 Mesmerizing Destinations in North-East India

<b>Authored by Rohit Agarwal</b><p>Cloaked from the world by largest mountains and evergreen forests, untouched by modernization, wild, flaunting its serene …

Bolivian altiplano and magical Salar de Uyuni

Where sky and earth meet<p>Sunset over the Salar de Uyuni<p>The White Lagoon (Laguna Blanca) is reflecting like a mirror.<p>The llamas were getting prepared …

Ask an Expat: Living in Prague, Czech Republic

What is it like to move to Prague? To start a new life in a foreign country?<p>In the Ask an Expat series I interview expats living all over the world. …

Europe

Where to Find the Best Coffee in Frankfurt

Looking for the best coffee in Frankfurt? For many, tourists, the airport, the skyline, the stock exchange, the Frankfurt Trade Fair, and the banking …

Rainbow Bagels in Japan: Where to Eat Like a Unicorn

Nestled among the criss crossed streets outside of Kadena Air Base’s Gate 1 lies a land so magical that the bagels are fluffy rainbow pillows of …

7 Must-See Things in Murano Italy

Most first-time visitors to Venice spend the majority of their time around its (rightfully) famous Saint Mark's Square. Those with a bit more time …

5 things that are rare and cool in Tasmania

<b>Australia’s smallest state</b> astounds with big zingers that will cause some double-takes. It’s not surprising. Tasmania has one of the world’s last …

One-Day Winter Excursion to Banff for Photographers | For Two, Please

Tickets for Two February 1, 2017<p>Winter in Banff is simply magical. Ever since our visit to Banff last winter, Kev and I have completely fallen in …

Chasing the Northern Lights in Norway

Image Credits: CH – Visitnorway.com<p>Image Credits: Stockshots – Visitnorway.com<p>The Northern lights or Aurora Borealis has always held a fascination …

Pools of the Crane Resort * Ginger on the Go

It's only fair to share...<p>The Crane Resort in Barbados has no shortage of pools. There’s one for everyone, young and old. While I was initially drawn …

A Lesson to Remember at Flossenburg Concentration Camp

KZ Gedenkstatte = Concentration Camp Memorial<p>The old administrative building of Flossenburg Concentration Camp.<p>Unlike the names of Dachau and …

15 Amazing Countries You’ve Definitely Never Heard Of

Are you up for going on that unique trip that almost no one has done before you? The problem might just be finding the right destination. But if …

Dalat Vietnam – How to Spend 3 Glorious Days

Dalat Vietnam – How to Spend 3 Glorious Days<p>Posted at h in Vietnam by The Travel Ninjas 94 Comments<p>We love Dalat Vietnam. We offer this itinerary to …

Ten reasons why you must visit Western Ghats in India

Ten reasons why you must visit Western Ghats<p>I have always enjoyed my geography classes during school. And drawing, shading and marking maps has …

World Tourism Forum 2017 in Istanbul

San Sebastian: The European Capital of culture and food

Most Amazing Asian Landscapes

National Geographic recently highlighted some of the most amazing (and not so well known) landscapes of Asie.<br>In this series, some incredibly talented …

Lombok beaches which should be in your bucket list

Do you think only in Bali island you can find crystal clear water and white sand beaches? NO. There are many such beaches in other Indonesian islands …

"Must" and "maybe" souvenirs from Vietnam

No matter you like to travel with small bag or big luggage, most probably you still buy some “touchable memories” (souvenirs) from visited places? …

The beauty of getting lost in Georgetown, Penang

My trips were good organized before coming to Indonesia. Expression “get lost” wasn’t in my vocabulary or I even couldn’t think that it can happen to …

Vaccinations for Indonesia

You can find many information what kind of vaccinations for Indonesia you may need, if you are planning to come to here for longer time (or shorter). …

How to get to Penang island in Malaysia?

There are many options how to get to Penang island in Malaysia. Everything depends on your travel habits, how much time you have and how much money …

How to get Indonesian visa in Penang

If you want to stay in Indonesia more than 30 days (what you can do with “Visa on arrival”), you can apply for a “Tourist visa”, which allows you to …