October 31, 2019

Why I’m Carbon Offsetting My Flights (And How You Can Too)

Feeling kinda shitty about flying You’re not alone There has been increasing awareness of the environmental impact of flying as of late It's...

September 4, 2019

Flying On A One-Way Ticket: How To Avoid Problems

I recently got this question via e-mail from a reader: "How strict are the immigration officials and/or the airlines about the required...

June 18, 2019

Do You Really Need Travel Insurance? (A Complete FAQ)

Wondering why everyone just keeps blabbing on about the need for travel insurance Are you on the fence about getting insurance for your next...

May 17, 2019

Taking Better Travel Photos: 7 Things You Can Start Doing Now

Taking great travel photos is not so much about what camera you have, but how you use it That's why I invited Karin, a professional photographer and...

October 19, 2018

My ULTIMATE Tips for Finding the Cheapest (and Best) Flights

Finding cheap flights can be such a tedious process Right No doubt you've felt frustrated with flight search engines before You quickly find...

August 14, 2018

How to Cleverly Use Layovers to Get Two Trips In One

This year I developed a whole new appreciation for adding layovers to my trips Routing your flights via stopovers — and then adding some extra time...

June 8, 2018

How Hostels Work: The Essential Things You Need To Know

I love hostels! I've stayed in hundreds of them around the world They're inexpensive places to stay, but they're also so much more than that They can...

April 22, 2018

Packing Like a Pro and Traveling Light—My Ultimate Guide

Packing light is hard But it's totally worth it!  Once you force yourself to pack smarter and lighter, your life on the road becomes so...

August 31, 2017

How to Snag Ridiculously Cheap Flights (Before Anyone Else Does)

When I'm looking for cheap places to travel, I will usually do this: first I'll research a destination I'm interested in and then I simply search for...

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