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Blog, Travel Tips / 08.11.2019

I'm always looking for ways to save money on flights, so I was curious to check out Dollar Flight Club, which sends out instant alerts about the world’s cheapest flight deals leaving your home airport. A bit like Scott's Cheap Flights and Jack's Flight Club, Dollar Flight Club is an email subscription service, so once you've signed up, the company sends awesome deals straight to your email inbox, including mistake fares and special flight sales. There's also an app, so you can receive instant mobile alerts and book the...

Travel Tips / 06.09.2019

Cambodia is a magical country that is rich in culture with a history that stretches back thousands of years. The Khmer Empire once covered a swathe of land that extended across South East Asia from the northern reaches of Indonesia to southern China, making their mark on the region as they went.  There are countless monuments to Khmer’s presence in the region, with ancient temple complexes still being uncovered by archaeologists today. The most famous Khmer temple complex in the world and the one the majority of us have...

Blog, Travel Tips / 21.06.2019

Vietnam is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Asia, if not the world, and with so much to see and do, the best way to plan your holiday is by using an experienced tour operator. Navigating this immense country can be a challenge at the best of times, and with the obvious language issues, you are advised to book your holiday with an established tour company. Stress-Free Experience- With a local guide who accompanies you everywhere, there’s no need to worry about anything, and when you visit...

Travel Tips / 16.08.2018

In the past decade, the emergence of mobile technology has made travel an infinitely easier task. All of a sudden, you had a computer in your pocket which could be used to look up directions, check out restaurant reviews, and even produce scannable boarding passes. For all the advantages the smartphone gave travelers, it came with its own set of issues. From security risks to usability concerns, its widespread use isn’t without its problems. The advent of the smartwatch has taken use of mobile technology on the road to the...

Travel Tips / 04.08.2018

It’s official: you’ve planned a road trip with you and your friends, and you couldn’t be more psyched. Before you start planning out your itinerary, though, it’s important to make sure the chariot you’ll be driving will hold up to the enormous amount of punishment you’ll be dealing out to it soon. If you are taking your own ride instead of renting a car, here's how to prepare your car for a road trip before departing on the summer adventure of a lifetime. Get a Bluetooth code scanner There’s nothing more...

Travel Tips / 26.07.2018

After years of putting it off in favour of furthering your career, you are finally ready to take a sabbatical from your life to explore the world. Before you jump on a plane in search of adventure, though, there are a few essential big trip preparations you’ll need to make first. Let’s discuss them below. Shop for travel essentials While you will need to greatly simplify your life before hitting the road, there are supplies you’ll need to buy beforehand that you may not currently own. 70L backpacks, money belts, and...

Travel Tips / 19.06.2018

After a couple nights of living it up in Thailand, you wake up with a tickle at the back of your throat – oh no. Over the course of the ensuing day, your health deteriorates into a cold or worse, a vicious case of the flu. Or when you’re out on the town in Mexico, you trip over a cobblestone and wreck your left foot, leaving you unable to walk. These situations stink, but they happen to every traveller eventually. In this article, we’ll discuss how to deal with illnesses...

Travel Tips / 11.06.2018

We now live in a world where most types of office work no longer need to be completed behind a desk in a fixed location. In virtually every corner of the globe, wi-fi and connections fast enough to be usable exist. This means that professionals of all kinds are now able to get their work done wherever they want, be it in a coffee shop in Boston or at a beach bar in Koh Lanta, Thailand. As exciting as this may be, a big hurdle exists for would-be digital nomads...

Travel Tips / 09.06.2018

So, you finally made up your mind – you want to travel overseas and see what the world is like beyond the borders of the good ‘ol USA. We’re thrilled for you, as the wonders you will witness will invariably change your life for the better. However, there are practicalities you need to consider before throwing your rucksack over your shoulder and hitting the trail – we’ll cover the basics of the preparations you need to make before travelling abroad in today’s blog. Rent out your place Before you can even think...

Travel Tips, USA / 07.06.2018

Summer is here, and with it, outdoor enthusiasts everywhere are making plans to head into the wilds of America in search of adventure. If you are new to this, however, know that a good deal of planning goes into putting together a safe and awesome trek. Below, we’ll go over a few key points you need to keep in mind before you go on a summer hike in the backcountry with your buddies. Acquire trail-friendly food/drink If you are heading into the bush for anything longer than an afternoon, you’re going to...