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    Road trip safety tips including avoiding robbery

    Last month (September 2021), I learned the hard way that not everyone remains safe while on a road trip. Storytime! My parents were driving over half of Europe to visit us. For the night, instead of sleeping in a hotel, they decided to sleep in their van in a truck parking lot in Poland. They’ve done it loads of times…

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    Types of travellers: which one are you?

    There are as many different types of travellers (or tourists) as there are types of people. Some people are thrifty, some spend on luxury items. Some rather relax at home by watching TV, some go out in the mountains to hike. And on, and on, and on! So why would it differ for tourists? Is it different types of tourists…

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    Self-catering holiday packing list + free PDF checklist

    A self-catering holiday packing list is a little bit different from your usual hotel holiday packing list. When you travel to stay in a hotel, you generally plan to eat out – in restaurants, cafes, and so on. So, when packing for a self-catering holiday, there are extra items you need to take with you so you can cook comfortably.…

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    Baby moon: what is it, where to go, and how to plan it

    Are you planning a baby moon? Well, first of all – Woohoo! You’re going to have a baby! Congratulations! Second, let me help you with planning your perfect babymoon! We took a bunch of trips all through my pregnancy with Emma, so I’ve experienced first-hand how it affects travelling. What is a babymoon? Well, first of all, let’s make sure…

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    Studying while travelling – 9 tips from a travelling student

    Studying while travelling is actually not that hard. Of course, it’s easier to do if you’re attending an online school, since it’s possible then to study wherever. But even if you’re attending a “normal” school or university, it’s not impossible. It just involves a bit more planning and quite a lot of self-control. If you love travelling as much as…

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    Planning a vacation: 15 step travel planning guide

    Planning a vacation is not the easiest thing to do in the world. When you think about it, there are so many things you need to do! And all of the steps seem to be important. So, what goes first – do you think of where to go? Or get your vacation approved? But what if you can’t get it?…