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Exploring Indonesia by Motorbike

Exploring Indonesia by Motorbike

While bus might be the most commonly used form of transportation for travelers in Indonesia, renting a motorcycle affords you the freedom to explore at your leisure and allows you to truly experience the amazing cultural diversity that exists.

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Indie Travel in Myanmar for $45 Per Day

Indie Travel in Myanmar for $45 Per Day

Myanmar, with its beautiful mountains, pristine lakes, temples, and outdoor activities galore, is a country that can be easily explored without punching a hole in the wallet. Learn how Chelsea Perino experienced all that Myanmar had to offer on a $45 a day budget.

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Journey to the Spice Islands – Spice Islands, Indonesia, Asia

Journey to the Spice Islands – Spice Islands, Indonesia, Asia

Dave Stocking recently returned from a trip to the Banda Islands, also known as the Spice Islands. This article is about the journey – and what a journey it turned out to be.

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Independent Travel Tips for Tokyo

Japan isn’t nearly as expensive as it used to be. Despite the lower prices, it can still be quite confusing and enigmatic. Everything is the same but different – which is also part of what makes Tokyo such a fun and interesting place to visit.

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#JustOneRhino – Save Rhinos and Win Prizes

#JustOneRhino – Save Rhinos and Win Prizes

Travelers Building Change is raffling off over $30,000 in awesome prizes to those that donate as little as $20 to their #JustOneRhino campaign – which is raising money for Rhinos Without Borders and helping save the critically endangered rhino population.

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Author Bio: Ying Tey

Ying Tey is a Malaysian freelance writer. She enjoys pursuing adventures in strange towns and far-flung lands: so far, she’s chalked up 68 countries and plenty of misadventures in between. She’d previously funded her travels by teaching English on Costa Cruise Ships (yes–including the one that sank!), by making caffe lattes in London and Melbourne, […]

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HSP and World Travel

HSP and World Travel

Do you feel overwhelmed by crowds, noise, and instability? Are you jumpy and a worrier? Kelly O’Laughlin shares tips on how you can travel the world successfully when you are highly sensitive to your surroundings.

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Traveling with Friends

Traveling with Friends

All too often I have heard people lament their group of friends for letting their travel plans fall through due to getting “complicated.” I have found that planning a group trip is more manageable when tackled in parts rather than all at once. Consider this your guide.

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Pros and Cons of a Gap Year

Pros and Cons of a Gap Year

Have you pondered taking a gap year to travel? Lauren Fitzpatrick from Go Overseas is here to outline the pros and cons to help you make the most informed decision.

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5 Best Spots to Volunteer in Asia

5 Best Spots to Volunteer in Asia

Overwhelmed by all the volunteering possibilities in Asia? Let Hannah from Go Overseas, an expert at volunteering abroad, narrow down the options with these 5 incredible opportunities.

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18 Travel Resolutions to Make This Year Your Best Travel Year Ever

18 Travel Resolutions to Make This Year Your Best Travel Year Ever

We hope 2017 brings you more amazing indie travel experiences, and to help you make travel a priority in your life this year, we’ve put together a list of travel-related resolutions that’ll help you make 2017 your best travel year ever.

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Falling in Love with Malaysian Food

Falling in Love with Malaysian Food

Many people consider Malaysia as one of the world’s most eclectic food paradises. Marco Ferrarese, long term foreign resident in the country, gives you 10 tips to get straight to the counter and order your roti canai biasa – and much more – confidently in second

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5 Christmas Traditions Around the World

5 Christmas Traditions Around the World

Not all Christmas celebrations are the same, so Michelle Fabio takes us on a tour of 5 of the most interesting and unusual Christmas traditions from around the world

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The Many Weird Fruits of Southeast Asia

The Many Weird Fruits of Southeast Asia

There are some funny looking fruits in Southeast Asia. Kaila Krayewski takes a closer look at just what exactly they are, and why you should try them.

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10 Places You Should Celebrate New Year’s At Least Once

10 Places You Should Celebrate New Year’s At Least Once

Are you on the road and away from family this year for New Year’s Eve? Have no fear as Adam Seper is here with 10 great places around the world to ring in the New Year.

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Christmas Markets Around the World

Christmas Markets Around the World

People from all over the world love the traditional spirit of European Christmas markets. Miruna Corneanu recommends some of the best in Europe and beyond.

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5 Tips for Celebrating Christmas in a Foreign Culture

5 Tips for Celebrating Christmas in a Foreign Culture

Celebrating Christmas in a country that does not really celebrate Christmas or celebrates it in very different ways than they do at home? While celebrating Christmas abroad may not be exactly like celebrating Christmas at home, it can still be special and memorable. Try these tips for finding those warm fuzzy holiday feelings without the familiar comforts of home.

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8 Useful Items to Pack That Will Get You Out of a Bind

8 Useful Items to Pack That Will Get You Out of a Bind

Some things (that fourth pair of shoes) can be left at home, but there are others that can really help get you out of a bind on the road and should be included in your bag, even if you’re packing light. Eileen Smith shares 8 useful multipurpose items that she doesn’t like to travel without.

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