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  • How To Save Money On Hotels With Expedia Add-On Advantage

    How To Save Money On Hotels With Expedia Add-On Advantage

    Jul 16, 2018 Travel Tips

    Expedia have a brand new feature called Add-On Advantage that allows you to save up to 51% on hotel rooms. I put this to the test and you’ll be surprised how much I actually saved.

  • 19 Car Rental Pitfalls To Avoid

    19 Car Rental Pitfalls To Avoid

    May 22, 2018 Travel Tips

    I’ve hired dozens of cars all over the world, and learned a lot of these lessons the hard way. Benefit from my experience and don’t make these 19 nauseating car rental mistakes.

  • 3 Reasons Why I Love Swissotel

    3 Reasons Why I Love Swissotel

    Feb 18, 2018 Travel Tips

    There are certain things the Swiss are known for. Chocolate, ski resorts, and pocket knives, for instance, have all been revolutionised after Switzerland put its stamp on them. And hospitality, of course. Find out why I choose Swissotel when I travel arou…

  • TEMPUR Sleep Mask Review - The Secret To Sleeping On A Plane

    TEMPUR Sleep Mask Review - The Secret To Sleeping On A Plane

    Nov 24, 2017 Product Reviews

    Everyone agrees that a good night's sleep is vital, not only for your health, but to provide you with the energy needed every day. Sleeping on a plane isn’t easy at the best of times. Drifting off to dreamland in an upright position is downright unnatural…

  • 5 Easy Tips To Guarantee You’ll Choose The Right Travel Clothing

    5 Easy Tips To Guarantee You’ll Choose The Right Travel Clothing

    Oct 16, 2017 Travel Tips

    The best travel clothing is versatile and can be worn in at least a couple different situations. I’m going to share my 5 tips to guarantee you’ll choose the right travel clothing, along with a couple brands I’ve come to trust over the years.

  • Best Portable WiFi Hotspot For Travel In 2018

    Best Portable WiFi Hotspot For Travel In 2018

    Sep 10, 2017 Travel Tips

    When it’s time for vacation, does the prospect of travelling overseas without a reliable 4G or WiFi connection feel downright daunting? Find out how to choose a portable Wi-Fi hotspot for your next great adventure.

  • How To Deal With Dry Eyes While Travelling

    How To Deal With Dry Eyes While Travelling

    Aug 23, 2017 Travel Tips

    Dry eyes can strike anyone at any time, even when travelling. I’ve put together the most common causes of this condition that affect travellers, as well as easy solutions for dealing with dry eyes.

  • 7 Reasons Why You Need Travel Insurance

    7 Reasons Why You Need Travel Insurance

    Jul 14, 2017 Travel Tips

    Travelling the world is glamorous. Until it isn’t. Things can go wrong in the most unexpected ways and most inconvenient times. I wish I could say the last 5 years of travel has been 100 percent smooth sailing. But in the moments when plans went pear-shap…

  • Show Me The Money: Living In A Car And Live The Dream

    Show Me The Money: Living In A Car And Live The Dream

    Jun 25, 2017 Show Me The Money!

    Christian has such a contagious zeal about travel, you can't help but smile when you read his writings. He employs a whatever-it-takes attitude to make his dreams happen, and I'm sure you'll realise if he can live the dream, then so can you.

  • Why Long Distance Bus Travel Is Better For The Environment… And You

    Why Long Distance Bus Travel Is Better For The Environment… And You

    Apr 21, 2017 Travel Tips

    Growing concern over climate change has led to an increased desire to travel more responsibly. Find out why bus travel is growing in popularity and how it helps the environment too.

  • 3 European Cruises For Kids And Families

    3 European Cruises For Kids And Families

    Feb 23, 2017 Travel Tips

    From the tranquil and picturesque landscapes of France’s Normandy, to Iceland’s unique natural heritage, to the beauty and historical depth of Great Britain and Ireland, Europe offers a wealth of experiences that will never fail to quench your desire for …

  • 5 Reasons To Buy Luggage That Stands Out

    5 Reasons To Buy Luggage That Stands Out

    Dec 30, 2016 Travel Tips

    With the never-ending variety of colorful and inventive clothing, shoes, and accessories in the world, why is it that almost everyone has plain black luggage? Why are we all so BORING?

  • Leatherman TREAD Review: The Travel Lover’s Handyman Tool

    Leatherman TREAD Review: The Travel Lover’s Handyman Tool

    Dec 23, 2016 Product Reviews

    What do you get when you cross a stylish piece of men’s jewellery and a multi-tool? It sounds like a joke, but this handy wrist-worn travel-friendly tool is no joke. I’ve tried the Leatherman TREAD over the past month and am now ready to share my verdict.

  • PO BOX Zone Review: How To Get Your Mail While Travelling

    PO BOX Zone Review: How To Get Your Mail While Travelling

    Dec 14, 2016 Product Reviews

    We often get asked how we receive snail mail while travelling. And here’s the answer... a virtual PO Box service! Find out how PO BOX Zone works, and if it’s a good fit for you.

  • Show Me The Money: Making A Way From Thai Yoga Masseuse To Candle Making

    Show Me The Money: Making A Way From Thai Yoga Masseuse To Candle Making

    Jul 1, 2016 Show Me The Money!

    I met Rachel in Florida recently and she has an absolutely fascinating story. From a young solo girl moving to India, trying to find a way to make travel work. She has now been based in India for three years and is sharing her ways on how you too can make…

  • What Kind Of European Bus Tour Are You?

    What Kind Of European Bus Tour Are You?

    Apr 19, 2016 Travel Tips

    There are so many ways to get around Europe. We’ve driven through Italy, France and Spain. We’ve traversed the continent by train. What we haven’t done is a bus tour. Find out how to match the right bus tour to match your personality and interests with th…

  • 22 Ways To Save Money On Travel Photography Gear

    22 Ways To Save Money On Travel Photography Gear

    Mar 28, 2016 Travel Tips

    Photography is not a cheap hobby. And when you mix travel into the equation its easy to be tempted to throw a lot of money into cameras and lenses so that you can perfectly capture your highly anticipated vacation. I’ll help you keep more money in your po…

  • Luggage Free Review: Too Good To Be True?

    Luggage Free Review: Too Good To Be True?

    Feb 16, 2016 Product Reviews

    Transporting luggage can be one of the least enjoyable aspects of travel. So when I heard about Luggage Free’s door-to-door luggage delivery concept I was fascinated. How does it work? How much is it? Is it right for me? So many questions! So I tried it o…

  • 10 Night Photography Tips For Beginners

    10 Night Photography Tips For Beginners

    Feb 3, 2016 Travel Tips

    If you own a digital SLR camera and are getting comfortable with daylight shooting, then the next natural progression is capturing the night. Find inspiration from several beautiful examples of night photos, plus 10 simple-to-follow tips you can use today…

  • US Road Trip Guide: My 10 Point Checklist

    US Road Trip Guide: My 10 Point Checklist

    Dec 1, 2015 Travel Tips

    So you are flying to the United States for your very own #motherofallroadtrips. Excitement levels are high. But what do you do right now? How do you prepare? Here’s our simple 10-point US road trip guide to help you plan the drive of a lifetime.

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