I’ve been following Vera & Frank for awhile as they are in Croatia, a destination I have been dying to visit. Even if you don’t want to nomadic travel, it doesn’t mean an end to Living The Dream.
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You will discover something interesting around every corner in beautiful Budapest, from castles to baths to parks and attractions. But if you’re like me and like working with lists, then this will be a tremendous help. 8 things to do with your kids in Budapest, Hungary...
Did you realise Budapest is actually two cities on the opposite banks of the Danube River? Buda on the west and Pest on the east. Budapest had been on my bucket list for a long, long time. I had seen such magnificent photos of the city, I knew I must visit. And after reading this you'll be dreaming of visiting too...
Karin-Marijke and Coen have been on the road for 11 years! 11 years! They confess they are Living The Dream and when you do, the money just follows.
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Florence is one of those cities that’s best viewed by walking. The stunning architecture, colourful markets, and winding alleyways are made all the more unique when seen from the street. For a veritable open-air museum, stroll into one of Florence’s many plazas.
Your days of carefree, unplanned holidays may be over. Now that you’ve got kids, heading off on vacation may require all the organisation of a military operation. The important thing when you’re setting off on a trip is to make sure your children have plenty of things to keep them entertained. To help you avoid tears and tantrums while you’re en route to your destinations, bear these tips in mind.
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When it comes to researching flights, I’d say we know a few tricks of the trade. We have looked up thousands of flights over recent years and flight search engines have made this process so much easier. I put the fast-growing flight search engine Momondo to the test to see how it compares.
I’ve heard of them many times. Fellow travellers claimed they made travel easier and more enjoyable. I didn’t understand. So I thought we’d give it a shot and started using eBags Packing Cubes. I can now see that all the attention was well deserved.