5 Tips to Plan the Best Trip to Abu Dhabi

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Abu Dhabi offers something for everyone. Combining history with modernity, this Arabian Gulf city offers many fun activities. Whether you’re sunbathing on beautiful white sand beaches, shopping at luxurious centers, haggling at the many markets, taking a stroll along the harbor, seeing incredible architecture and museums, or riding fast rollercoasters, Abu Dhabi will give you a memorable trip. Below are a few tips to make your Abu Dhabi vacation go smoothly. Continue reading “5 Tips to Plan the Best Trip to Abu Dhabi”

50 Essential Wilderness Backpacking Tips


The wilderness is full of unexpected surprises so it’s always best to take precautions before undertaking a trip into the wild. It’s best to be smart rather than reckless and careless thinking that nothing is going to happen. Before a backpacking trip, be prepared for any eventuality that could go wrong, I promise it’s better safe than sorry in these situations.   Continue reading “50 Essential Wilderness Backpacking Tips”

Millennials Share Their Tips for Working While Traveling the Globe

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The post below was originally published on Hipmunk’s Tailwind Blog on April 11, 2016 by Thehipmunk.

When you’re still new to a career and trying to make a name for yourself on the job, it can be stressful to take vacation time.

Heck, forget traveling for pleasure—even business travel can feel stressful. When you’re juggling delayed flights or bad cell service with the desire to make a good impression on your clients and coworkers, travel can feel anything but relaxing. Continue reading “Millennials Share Their Tips for Working While Traveling the Globe”

3 Top Travel Tips For 2016


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Are you thinking about going travelling this year? (Who isn’t, right?) Then I bet you’re looking for some handy advice to help you organise everything. Well, today is your lucky day. It just so happens I am about to share 3 top travel tips for 2016: Continue reading “3 Top Travel Tips For 2016”

21 Ways To Beat Motion Sickness

Don’t let motion sickness ruin your adventures anymore. Whether it is on a road trip on the winding roads of Peru or Italy, a boat ride on the way to a dive or whale watching,  or even in the skies flying to an exotic destination, there are ways to try to avoid this sick feeling caused by motion. So what can you do? What works? Continue reading “21 Ways To Beat Motion Sickness”

Things I Forgot To Take Care Of (Or Could Have Done Better) Before Moving Abroad

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I have moved across countries four times so far in my life, some were planned ahead and some were more unpredictable. Moving abroad can be stressful because there are a lot of things one needs to do before leaving and prepare for living in the new country. Sometimes the list can be so long that we forget to do some things or we later wish we had done some of the things better.

I learned that having traveled extensively around the world doesn’t teach you about actually moving to a new country. They are two completely different things. Continue reading “Things I Forgot To Take Care Of (Or Could Have Done Better) Before Moving Abroad”