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Ten Experiences Not to Miss in Turkey

Ten Experiences Not to Miss in Turkey

From the momentous ancient sites of Istanbul to the blue, green water of the Mediterranean, Turkey is a country that has something for everyone. Brendan Nogue takes you through some of the highlights of this country straddling two continents.

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How I Overcame Obstacles to Travel the World

How I Overcame Obstacles to Travel the World

For many of us, we have an illusion that the lack of money is what’s holding us back from turning our dreams of traveling the world into a reality. Renee Lo Iacono, like so many other people, had to overcome this obstacle as well as many others in order to make her dream of traveling the world come true.

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Latest Traveler Articles

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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Confessions of a Reformed Spender

Confessions of a Reformed Spender

I once read that saving money is a lot like getting in shape–it’s not enough to swap a salad for a pizza slice here and there, you really have to commit and just choose to eat healthy and visit the gym. Saving money for travel is similar in that you have to choose to save money and put your purchases into perspective. Although I am a reformed spender (who occasionally relapses with the impulse purchase at Duane Reade) these tricks have come a long way in helping me save for my adventure.

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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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Older Featured Articles

75 Ways to Save Money For Your Travels

75 Ways to Save Money For Your Travels

Is it true that only people with high-paying careers can afford to save large sums of money for travel? Pamela claims that anyone can save large sums of money for travel, it just takes some creativity and planning. Here are 75 tips to help.

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17 Questions You Should Ask Before Accepting a TEFL Job

17 Questions You Should Ask Before Accepting a TEFL Job

The devil’s in the details. Beverly Gallagher helps you weed out the good, the bad and the ugly before taking a TEFL job with these 17 questions.

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Wandering Through Chaos: A Brief Look At The Hectic, Eccentric Side Of Egypt

Wandering Through Chaos: A Brief Look At The Hectic, Eccentric Side Of Egypt

You may think the reason you want to visit Egypt is to see that which it is famous for: the Pyramids at Giza, the Cairo Museum and the Valley of the Kings. There’s more to this, the land of the Pharaohs however, than meets the eye. Allow Egyptology student Taryn Pollock to introduce you to a little bit of what really goes on while in Egypt.

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Caribbean Without the Cost: 5 Great Beach Spots in Latin America

Caribbean Without the Cost: 5 Great Beach Spots in Latin America

The Caribbean has all the trappings of an exotic travel destination, but if you want to avoid the crowds and costs, Jo Fitzsimons recommends you approach the Caribbean from another side – Central America.

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Using Social Media to Plan Your Travels

Using Social Media to Plan Your Travels

Using paper guidebooks and maps to plan our travels is still quite popular, but Pamela suggests using social media for inspiration as well as up-to-date information on destinations and things to do when you’re on the road.

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A Classic Round the World Trip

A Classic Round the World Trip

Looking for an awesome RTW trip itinerary? Adam Seper breaks down a classic RTW route that encompasses some of the most popular round the world destinations.

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9 Great Destinations to Begin Your Round the World Trip

9 Great Destinations to Begin Your Round the World Trip

For first time RTW travelers, there’s so much to think about. Getting that first country on your itinerary is an exciting time, and many struggle with finding the best place to begin. Here are nine countries that make excellent first stops on your round the world adventure.

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Chasing Snow: Plan a Ski Trip Around the World

Chasing Snow: Plan a Ski Trip Around the World

Winter is upon us, everyone is dreaming of tropical escapes. Why not take a left turn and plan a RTW trip around the best skiing this winter around the world. Heck, why stop with winter, ski right into summer by switching to the Southern Hemisphere. Bring on the powder!

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