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  • Mina Outreach
    Published about a year ago
    Top Hiking Gear of 2019

    Top Hiking Gear of 2019

    Hitting the trail is one of the most beautiful experiences for any adventure traveller. Be it for a day or two, the joy of listening to the birdsongs, breathing the fresh air, and the sound of leaves crunching underfoot is indescribable. It also goes without saying, hiking is not full of fun and adventures, but it is also a unique way to rediscover peace of mind and harmony.
  • Jade Pulman
    Published about a year ago
    Top 5 Essentials to Pack While Traveling

    Top 5 Essentials to Pack While Traveling

    Traveling is a great opportunity to see other cultures, try new foods, and take a break from your normal routine. Whether you're traveling for a week to relax in Costa Rica or a few months to Hamburg, Germany, packing is always a stressful endeavor. There's always a worry that you'll forget something important or overpack. To help make the process a bit easier, here are five essential items you must pack while traveling.
  • Flora Mayer
    Published about a year ago
    Thinking of Moving? These Are the Places to Consider

    Thinking of Moving? These Are the Places to Consider

    Are you thinking of moving? If yes, have you thought things through, especially how you will survive with your loved ones being miles away? Worry not, because as you will come to learn, home is where you lay your head. The place where your heart feels comfortable is home. We encourage you to follow your heart, and live in the neighborhood that best serves your interests. However, we discourage you from moving without having everything well figured out. In this post, we look at five places that you should consider living in, based on the six factors below:
  • Casey Chesterfield
    Published about a year ago
    How to Vacation Regularly Without Going Broke

    How to Vacation Regularly Without Going Broke

    You probably know some families who take extravagant vacations every year. They may seem to live a life of leisure that you can only dream of. And some of these people might actually be in higher income brackets than you. But the truth is that many of them probably just know some secrets to saving or earning travel money that you just haven’t learned yet. Here are some tips you can use.
  • Shannon Simpson -Chronically Badass
    Published about a year ago
    Travelling While Anxious

    Travelling While Anxious

    Anxiety. My old friend who I hate talking to and sometimes even refused to acknowledge. I have a love/hate relationship with you, especially when it comes to traveling.
  • Jim Hughes
    Published about a year ago
    Moving Overseas

    Moving Overseas

    Whether you are moving abroad to study, travel, put up a business, or work, one of the many things you should not forget to do is to inform the IRS. Not many people know this but U.S. citizens or resident aliens residing overseas are still obliged to file their U.S. income taxes. Knowing what steps to take regarding your taxes will certainly help you avoid legal problems in the future.
  • Leigh Victoria Fisher
    Published about a year ago
    How to Determine If Travel Insurance Is Worth It

    How to Determine If Travel Insurance Is Worth It

    How much can common sense protect you when you're on vacation?
  • Alice Le Bihan
    Published about a year ago
    Tips for First-Time Tourists

    Tips for First-Time Tourists

    Traveling to a new city is exciting. You get out of your comfort zone, experience new foods, places, cultures, and people, and come back with lots of memories. Yet traveling can also bring unwanted frustration. This is easily avoidable with a little extra care-so, from one traveler to another, here are a few steps you should consider taking for your next big trip.
  • Tanya Mayer
    Published about a year ago
    Three Quick Translation Tips to Reach Global Travelers

    Three Quick Translation Tips to Reach Global Travelers

    Then don’t make a mistake most of the agencies do.
  • CosCom Writers
    Published 2 years ago
    4 Tips to Stay Fit While Traveling

    4 Tips to Stay Fit While Traveling

    Traveling is one of the most invigorating activities we can consider: meeting new people, exploring a culture, discovering new smells in other latitudes, and other pleasurable expectancies. Although we undertake trips for pleasure and business, they have their share of stress, both mentally and physically. Long stays abroad can be exhausting. It is therefore important to exercise caution and take the necessary measures to avoid the inconvenience that could spoil your vacation.
  • Toni Nimmerichter
    Published 2 years ago
    Top 5 Tips to Make Flying Easier

    Top 5 Tips to Make Flying Easier

    I recently traveled to Texas and obviously flew, you know like being in a plane. I absolutely love traveling and in my seasoned 17 years of flying experience I've learned a few tricks that make flying much more enjoyable.
  • Amy Cameron
    Published 2 years ago
    Adapting to Au Pair Life

    Adapting to Au Pair Life

    ‘The measure of intelligence is the ability to change.’ - Albert Einstein.