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Ten Things I Learned While Cycling Round the World

Alastair Humphreys contacted us a few weeks ago asking if we would like to feature him on our site. After checking out his personal blog, and seeing everything he had done with his life – we really couldn’t say no! This guy is a TRUE adventurer: traveling around the world on a bike …

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Do You Still Trust Government Travel Warnings?

Perhaps you’ve heard the story of Peter and the Wolf? It’s an old fairytale about Peter who always lies and lies – telling people that a wolf is coming – which never happens. So when the wolf finally does come, nobody believes him anymore. The outline of the story is that if you …

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Having A Hand To Hold While Traveling

Traveling as a couple has its ups and downs, and it really isn’t all a bed of roses. Something you have to be prepared for is having to cope with things you wouldn’t need to if you traveled alone. For example, when I get really hungry I’m not that fun to be around, and Nathan [...]

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Backpacking Food – Cheap & Healthy Options

Spending money on food while traveling in Europe is probably one of the most difficult things to handle when it comes to budgeting. You always spend more than you had planned, and yet, it’s hard to cut down since you need it to live. However, just because you need to cut down on your food [...]

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NEW: Our RTW Gear List – The 2011 Version

NEW: Our RTW Gear List – The 2011 Version – There comes a time when you need to take a look at your current travel gear, throw away the stuff you don’t need or use anymore, and swap it for something new and fresh. Now that we are on our way to travel around South East [...]

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Bueno Entonces… Rosetta Stone Meets South Park? = NEW Spanish Course

REVIEW: We were recently sent a new spanish language course called: “Bueno Entonces…”, which was released by General Linguistics. With my lacking Spanish knowledge and Nathan’s zero knowledge, we were really keen to try this …

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HotelCalculator.com – The Review.

Site Review: We’ve been asked to check out, and review the hotel search engine Hotel Calculator, and share with our readers what we really think. Saving Time. What I personally like about Hotel Calculator, and what makes it different from Hotels.com, Booking.com etc. is that Hotel Calculator searches them all – they compare prices from [...]

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15 Tips On How to Pack Light, Save Money, And Travel Stress-free

Guest Post: David – The life of a world traveler can be filled with obstacles that you must learn from and overcome. There are problems on every trip that you cannot plan for, but there is a way you can make your trips run more smoothly and more enjoyable – packing wisely …

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Can You Travel And Still Be Sexy?

Muddy hiking boots, cargo pants, dirty week-old clothes, and a back drenched in sweat from the warm backpack you’ve been carrying for the last few hours… it doesn’t really sound like the sexiest look ever, does it? Backpacking is far from the romantic idyllic pictures you see in travel ads where everyone always wear …

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5 Great Electronic Ways To Keep Yourself Entertained On A Long Flight

Guest Post – Chris: There have been all manner of lists over the years telling you exactly what you should take on a plane to make it a more enjoyable flight… However this was before the influx of portable technology that allows you to enjoy the flight a lot more than you used to! You’ve [...]

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