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Should You Ship Your Car to Europe, If You’ve Decided to Become An American Ex-Pat in the UK?

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Should You Ship Your Car to Europe, If You’ve Decided to Become An American Ex-Pat in the UK?

An expatriate or ex-pat is a person that goes to live abroad for an extended period or permanently. If you’ve suddenly decided to become an American ex-pat in the UK, there are some things you need to get in order before you leave.

Regardless of why you’re moving across the Atlantic Ocean, there’s a question you need to answer: will you sell your car or take it with you? If you’re unwilling to part ways with your vehicle, it might be time to look at car shipping companies.

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How to Move From Mainland USA to Hawaii Easily

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How to Move From Mainland USA to Hawaii Easily

When people move to Hawaii from other parts of the USA, they often seek seclusion and privacy. Not to mention, they tend to prefer warm tropical weather. But regardless of why you’re leaving the mainland, you have to deal with the whole moving process.

Planning a move and dealing with professional movers and car shipping companies isn’t always easy. However, the process won’t be nearly as bad as you think with these tips.

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Going Solo in NYC – Top Sites to See When Traveling the Big Apple Alone

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Going Solo in NYC – Top Sites to See When Traveling the Big Apple Alone

Who doesn’t want to take a bite out of the Big Apple?! New York is one of the world’s greatest and most famous cities, and while you may be waiting for someone to tag along, the COVID-19 pandemic has taught us that now may be the only day we have to seize.

With that in mind, these are a few top attractions you’ll want to see during your solo trip to the City that Never Sleeps.

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Popular Bucketlist Ideas for 2022

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Popular Bucketlist Ideas for 2022

With travel back on the cards, and borders reopening, there’s never been a better time to tick off that bucketlist trip or destination. Here’s what’s trending in 2022.

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The Best Destinations for Tech-Savvy Travelers

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The Best Destinations for Tech-Savvy Travelers

It’s safe to say that pretty much every traveler utilizes technology these days to plan and book trips, but some people are taking things a step further by planning holidays that revolve around technology.

Some people love beaches while others embrace culture and iconic landmarks, and then there are those that seek out cities where tech takes center stage.

Researchers believe that as much as two-thirds of the world’s population will live in urban areas in the not so distant future. To accommodate this growth, cities are needing to employ the latest technology to be able to not only provide employment opportunities but also make things like transport, commerce, and food production more streamlined.

When it comes to high-tech hubs around the world, there are definitely cities that stand out from the rest of the pack.

Whether it’s offering travelers access to the latest electronic gadgets, providing homes for the world’s largest technology companies and successful startups, or highlighting the history of technology’s advancements through fascinating museums, here are some of the top cities that are embracing technology and attracting tech-savvy travelers.

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The Power of Frames: 3 Unique Ways to Remember Your Trip With Photo Frames

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The Power of Frames: 3 Unique Ways to Remember Your Trip With Photo Frames

So, you’ve been on a great trip, now what? A lot of us remember flipping through old photo albums, however clunky photo albums are going out of style, so how do modern travelers immortalize their journeys?

With the help of online tech, it’s easy to order photos from your trip straight from your cell phone these days. However, who says you have to frame them the traditional way?

There are plenty of ways you can get creative and add a modern touch to your framed photos. Whether you’re a professional photographer who might have stunning poster material, or you’re an amateur who mainly took pictures of your food and friends, framing is a great way to remember your very favorite snapshots.

It’s easy to forget about all the great memories when they stay hidden digitally in your phone or laptop. Here are 3 ways to get creative with frames.

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Traveling With an International eSIM Card vs Traditional SIM Cards

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Traveling With an International eSIM Card vs Traditional SIM Cards

Most of us are aware of that small chip we place in our phone, but the traditional cute little SIM chip may soon be replaced by embedded SIMs (eSIMs) which are being hardwired into newer phones.

Let’s explore the pros and cons of new eSIM-enabled smartphones and discuss what eSIMs mean for world travelers with this international sim cards comparison I’ve put together.

SIM cards have long been used by travelers to avoid paying exorbitant prices for roaming charges, but how will eSIMs change the way we connect while traveling?

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6 Things You Need to Know For Your First Trip to Ontario

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6 Things You Need to Know For Your First Trip to Ontario

After Russia, Canada is the largest country in the world, and spans over 3.8 million square miles in total. Each region offers a wide variety of different landscapes to see and experience, so choosing a particular Province to visit is always a difficult choice!

That said, if you’re looking for the chance to visit a big city (Toronto), while still being able to experience Canada’s famous nature, you can’t go wrong with Ontario.

With globally recognized landmarks, a multicultural landscape, and one of the best sports scenes in North America, Ontario has something to offer no matter what type of traveler you are! First time visiting? Here are a few quick things you need to know.

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Common Challenges of Traveling Solo

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Common Challenges of Traveling Solo

Some of my most memorable moments in life have come about while traveling solo around the world. While it may sound cliché, solo travel really is empowering and liberating. However, as with anything, there are challenges with traveling by yourself.

Challenges are of course, easier to overcome if you’re prepared for them. So if you’re worried about your next solo experience, prepare yourself with the knowledge of these most common challenges.

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Top Products in the Travel Retail Industry (What People are Buying in Airports!)

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Top Products in the Travel Retail Industry (What People are Buying in Airports!)

Needless to say, the travel retail industry took a major hit during the pandemic; all those tempting duty-free items sold to international travelers in airports, on cruises, through airlines, at ferry terminals and ports, etc.

Airports are where you find the things you never knew you needed, or where you simply make purchases based on the perception you are getting a great deal buying duty-free. More and more though, brands are realizing that many buyers are less tempted by cheaper prices and more enticed by special products such as unique flavors or styles which are sold exclusively at airports and not found in regular stores or online.

Travel retailers need to make up for lost sales caused by the pandemic, so we can expect more travel-exclusive products to pop-up in airports, along with airport stores that are more immersive or unique. So as the world begins to open up for travel and business once again, let’s take a look at which products travelers will be buying up the most in places like airports.

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