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How to Stay Entertained When on a Long Flight

How to Stay Entertained When on a Long Flight

You’ve finally made it to your plane seat after navigating the airport security lines, locating your gate, and waiting for boarding. Sadly, now the challenge begins on how to keep yourself entertained for hours upon hours of your long-haul flight. Mastering the art of in-flight entertainment can turn the skies into a playground of possibilities or a productive office whether you’re a seasoned traveler or a first-time flyer. From immersive books and captivating movies, to possibly even learning a new skill, the opportunities to stay engaged and entertained are endless. So, fasten your seatbelt and get ready to explore the best ways to make the most of your time above the clouds on your next long-haul flight.

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Beach Vacation Tips

Beach Vacation Tips

There’s something undeniably appealing about enjoying a beach vacation. Beach getaways appeal to so many travelers whether they’re seeking some relaxation brought on by a combination of fine white sand, sun drenched skies, and the rhythm of crashing waves, or are in need of some adventure with various water sports, sailing, or deep-sea fishing charters. While beach vacations may be universally appealing, that is not to say that successful beach holidays don’t require careful planning. From selecting the perfect beach spot to packing essentials to ensure your safety and comfort, there’s much to consider. Thankfully, I’ve not only travelled to many beach destinations but have also lived in some of the top beach travel hot spots in the world and therefore got you covered with some of my best tips for enjoying your next beach vacation to its fullest.

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Transitioning to Remote Work: Tips for Aspiring Digital Nomads

Transitioning to Remote Work: Tips for Aspiring Digital Nomads

Thinking of swapping your conventional 9-5 workspace for the liberating experience of remote work as a digital nomad? Enjoying a career where you are not tied to an office offers the opportunity to travel the world and the versatility of self-managed time. But becoming a digital nomad requires more than purchasing a laptop and strong desire, rather it’s a transition that involves strategic preparation and attention to detail. From establishing robust portable tech infrastructure to navigating client communications and learning to adapt to new cultures, there is much to navigate when transitioning to a digital nomad lifestyle. Find out how you can create a more solid foundation to becoming a digital nomad so you can start embracing this freeing lifestyle with greater confidence and success.

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Best Practices for Applying and Maintaining Fixed Asset Labels

Best Practices for Applying and Maintaining Fixed Asset Labels

In today’s fast-moving business world, companies rely heavily on their fixed assets to function smoothly and efficiently. Many businesses and sole traders today have also become mobile. We have seen the rise of digital nomads, travel bloggers, and businesses with employees who regularly travel which has led to a growing need for efficient asset management. One practical solution that addresses this need is the use of asset labels or an asset tagging system. Fixed asset tracking labels serve as a tool that can greatly assist with accurately tracking assets, whether you work for yourself as a travel blogger as I do, are a digital nomad, or run a business with employees that travel regularly. Learn how you can apply and maintain asset labels to enhance overall asset management.

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Mindfulness and More: Techniques to Help You Relax and Recharge

Mindfulness and More: Techniques to Help You Relax and Recharge

Traveling often comes with its fair share of excitement but sadly often a lot of stress as well. Navigating through airports, adapting to new environments, and maintaining a packed itinerary can quickly drain your energy. It’s essential to incorporate relaxation and recharging techniques into your travel routine, as they can not only help you manage the inevitable stresses of travel but also enhance your overall well-being, ensuring that you return home feeling rejuvenated rather than exhausted. Thankfully, there are a variety of effective strategies designed to help you relax and recharge during your travels, such as mindfulness and other relaxation techniques that can significantly reduce stress, improve concentration, and enhance overall well-being, allowing you to fully embrace your travels and create lasting memories.

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A Woman’s Guide to Staying Healthy on the Go

A Woman’s Guide to Staying Healthy on the Go

When adventure calls and wanderlust takes hold, the last thing anyone wants is to be sidelined by illness. While both men and women can certainly be impacted by various illnesses while traveling, women often face certain unique factors that may make them more susceptible to certain health issues or illnesses while traveling. Whether it’s a bout of the flu, a persistent infection, or a flare-up of a chronic condition, the challenges of handling sickness away from the comfort of home can quickly turn a joyful holiday into a nightmare. Check out my comprehensive guide, written by a travelling woman specifically for other travelling women. The advice in my guide will help you take proactive measures to prioritize your health and well-being to help mitigate the risk of health problems.

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The Best Sustainable Ways to Get Around on Vacation

The Best Sustainable Ways to Get Around on Vacation

While it’s wonderful to explore new destinations and experience different cultures, it’s become essential to consider the environmental impact of our travel and try our best to minimise our carbon footprint wherever possible. Since one of the most significant contributors to environmental harm in the travel industry is transportation, we thought we’d look at the various common modes of transport and ways you can utilise each in more sustainable ways that helps promote responsible tourism the next time you’re on vacation,

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Savvy and Innovative Ways to Protect Your Jewelry While Traveling Solo

Savvy and Innovative Ways to Protect Your Jewelry While Traveling Solo

We all want to look great on our vacations, especially in the photos we take to look back on each moment. But traveling with jewelry requires careful consideration. Your favorite pieces are not only valuable, but also carry sentimental significance. To ensure they remain safe and secure while you’re overseas, it’s essential to take proactive measures.

Our general advice is always to leave anything of value at home, and not travel wearing a lot of bling. Wearing a lot of glitzy jewelry can often paint you as a teft target. But it’s still nice to look and feel nice – especially when on vacation!

This guide will provide you with valuable tips and strategies to keep your precious pieces safe while traveling, allowing you to enjoy your journey with peace of mind.

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The Ultimate Checklist for Emergency Passport Services

The Ultimate Checklist for Emergency Passport Services

Many of us dream about traveling abroad, and if you’ve never planned an international trip before, it’s easy to overlook the details around obtaining a passport due to being so excited about planning your trip. Unfortunately, a passport is an essential piece of the international travel puzzle and without it you simply won’t be enjoying any holiday abroad. To help you better understand the process of getting a passport, we thought we’d offer you a guide that covers all the bases to ensure the path to getting your passport in time before your trip is as easy as possible.

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Revolut Travel Card Review: Why I Only Spend Money With Revolut

Revolut Travel Card Review: Why I Only Spend Money With Revolut

This past year though, I’ve traveled with Revolut in my wallet (both my phsical wallet, and my Apple wallet). And it’s saved me serious money.

Revolut is financial website and digital app used by 35+ million people, with the tools you need to easily spend, transfer, and protect your money overseas. You can set up accounts in multiple currencies, get a debit card for travel, and you can do it without any fees.

It’s easy to sign up for a standard account, and there is no monthly fee. If you click here you get a 3 month trial of Revolut premium (higher limits on ATM withdrawrals & currency exchange).

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Travelling With CBD in the UK: What You Need To Know

Travelling With CBD in the UK: What You Need To Know

The popularity of CBD products has surged in recent years as they become legal in more and more countries worldwide. While many travellers are beginning to incorporate them into their wellness routines, it pays to know the legalities and procedures around travelling with CBD products. The thought of going through airport security can undoubtedly give rise to panic in travellers carrying CBD. With that said though, CBD is legal in the UK provided it meets specific criteria and the products you carry comply with packaging and labelling regulations. Whether you are planning to travel to or through the UK, familiarising yourself with the rules around packing and travelling with CBD products will keep you on the right side of the law and help to put your mind at ease.

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Card or Cash: What Should You Use While Travelling?

Card or Cash: What Should You Use While Travelling?

Thanks to today’s technology, travellers are blessed with many different ways to pay for goods and services while exploring the world. You of course can use physical cash or credit cards, but then there is also the option to use debit cards, digital wallets, mobile payment apps, and prepaid travel cards. Let us compare the top two forms of payment most travellers opt for which is cash and credit cards. The age-old debate between using credit cards or relying on cash for travel expenses continues to divide travellers seeking the most efficient, cost-effective, and secure payment method. Both payment options have advantages and disadvantages, which may vary depending on where you’re travelling to. To help you decide what may be the best option for you, here are some main factors worth considering.

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The Rise of Online Travel Booking Websites: A Comprehensive Analysis

The Rise of Online Travel Booking Websites: A Comprehensive Analysis

In the fast-paced world of travel, online booking websites have made the process of booking travel easier than ever before. A travel booking website is of course an online platform that allows travellers to plan, search for, and book various travel-related services such as flights, hotels, rental cars, and tours. This convenient and centralised way to make travel bookings without the need to visit physical travel agencies or make phone calls has definitely been a game changer in the travel industry. Travellers can now book travel from the comfort of their home or while on the go, using a laptop, tablet, or smartphone. This transformation of how people plan and book travel has been driven by various technological advancements and various travel trends. Here’s a detailed overview of the key factors contributing to the rise and use of online travel booking websites.

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How Travel Companies are Using QR Codes to Get the Attention of Tourists

How Travel Companies are Using QR Codes to Get the Attention of Tourists

Many types of travel-related businesses are using QR codes to capture the attention of tourists as it is proven to be an effective marketing strategy. The key to successfully capturing the attention of tourists with QR codes is to provide value, engagement, and convenience. Learn how you as a business can create and utilize QR codes to increase your brand awareness and provide convenience to tourists. It starts with gaining an understanding of how QR codes work, knowing the process of creating one, and making sure the content linked to the QR codes is well-designed, informative, and user-friendly for tourists.

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Smart Travelers are Using eSIMs for Phone Data – Are You? Honest Holafly Review

Smart Travelers are Using eSIMs for Phone Data – Are You? Honest Holafly Review

There are plenty of moments while traveling where you do NEED data. Our phones having internet is everything, from bookings, to payments, maps, identification, crucial information, safety, and yes, calls and texts.

Local sim cards will always be a good option, but smart travelers are now using eSIMs. And after 6 weeks traveling through multiple countries in Europe on one eSIM with unlimited data; so should you!

When I landed in London I activated a 30 day Holafly sim card for Europe. It seamlessly kept me connected as I moved through England, France, Spain, and Greece. Here are my Holafly reviews and here’s the link to get a 5% discount.

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A Backpacker’s Guide to Enjoying Downtime: Online Hobbies Unveiled

A Backpacker’s Guide to Enjoying Downtime: Online Hobbies Unveiled

Despite their incessant hunger for adventure, the reality is that travel often involves a lot of downtime even for backpackers, especially when transiting between places. It’s during these periods where you have a choice of catching up on sleep, doing a bit of people watching, or simply allowing yourself to be bored. Alternatively, you can embrace your hobbies or find new ones thanks to technology and the ability to head online from nearly anywhere at any time. If you’re a backpacker looking for ways to fill your downtime during your next travel adventure, here’s a guide to hobbies and activities you can take up online.

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Five Must-Have Resources for Solo Travelers

Five Must-Have Resources for Solo Travelers

A wide range of handy travel apps have made solo exploration easier, safer, and more convenient/efficient. A smartphone loaded with travel-related apps now acts as a sort of “Swiss Army Knife” to navigate you through the many challenges or aspects of travel. Let’s explore five must-have resources that every solo traveler should consider and some providers who can offer them to you.

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How To Disconnect from the Digital World While You’re On the Go

How To Disconnect from the Digital World While You’re On the Go

A digital-detox can provide a refreshing break and help you create lasting memories and cultivate meaningful connections with the people and places you encounter while travelling. It might feel challenging at first, but the rewards in terms of personal growth and enriched experiences can be well worth disconnecting from the digital world. Here are some of best ways or tactics you can employ that will hopefully allow you to limit the amount of time you spend being distracted by the digital world on your next holiday.

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Activities to Entertain Yourself During a Road Trip in the UK

Activities to Entertain Yourself During a Road Trip in the UK

To really experience the UK requires planning a road trip which will allow you to fully embrace all the rich history, charming villages, iconic landmarks like its many castles, and the varying landscapes from the Scottish Highlands to the rugged coastlines. Of course with any road trip, there is the dilemma of trying to fill the downtime while driving in-between stops. In order to help keep you and possibly your travelling companions entertained during your UK road trip, we’ve gathered some of our top ways to pass the journey time which focuses on immersing yourself in British culture.

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Looking for New Swimwear? These Tips Will Help

Looking for New Swimwear? These Tips Will Help

Swimwear. We all need something to wear when we hit the pool or beach. But not everyone enjoys the experience of wearing one. Whether we feel self-conscious, or we think that all our flaws are on show, or we just hate the experience of shopping for the right pieces – swimwear can really be divisive.

If you need to purchase new swimwear, you might be wondering how you can find the right bikini or one piece, the style choices are endless which can be a problem in itself! The whole process can seem stressful and overwhelming, especially if you’re heading out on vacation or travelling this summer.

So, with this in mind, I’ve gathered some simple, straightforward tips to help you find the right swimsuit for you. Read on to find out more.

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Complete Guide to Philadelphia Shuttle Bus Rentals

Complete Guide to Philadelphia Shuttle Bus Rentals

Renting a shuttle bus is among the most effective ways to transport a larger group of travelers to their destination safely and reliably. Philadelphia shuttle bus rentals are very beneficial in a variety of circumstances and ultimately simplify group transportation in Philadelphia. Here is our complete guide to renting a shuttle bus service in Philadelphia whether its for a destination wedding, corporate event, airport transfer, or organizing group travel to a big event or festival.

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What to Pack for an Adventure Holiday

What to Pack for an Adventure Holiday

Adventure holidays are all the rage when summer rolls around, and the weather allows you to spend time outdoors. Not only are they incredibly fun, but you can get out into nature and explore and enjoy your surroundings.

If you’ve never been on an adventure holiday before, you may not know what to pack. Fear not; here is a list of all the essentials you will need to have the best possible and most comfortable trip.

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aloSIM Review: Using eSIM Mobile Data for Travel

aloSIM Review: Using eSIM Mobile Data for Travel

When was the last time you tried to claw your SIM card out of its tiny tray? And what are the odds that you had a hard time (and felt super annoyed) while doing it?

For some, swapping out a SIM card is synonymous with traveling abroad, especially for longer periods of time. That tiny pin that’s hard to keep track off gets dusted off and put to use, all to swap in a rarely used SIM for the destination you are headed to. There are many changes (happening very quickly) in the tech space, particularly with smartphones. Among those has been the evolution away from physical SIM cards towards eSIMs.

The technology is still new, and many of us are scratching our heads, wondering if it could ever work for us. And the good news is that yes, it can. eSIMs are something that will make your mobile life so much easier, especially when traveling. So let’s look at what the heck an eSIM is, how you can use it at home or abroad, and why it may work for you and help you stay connected (and avoid pesky roaming fees).

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Tips for Traveling More Comfortably

Tips for Traveling More Comfortably

Traveling is both exceedingly pleasurable and annoyingly uncomfortable. Whether you are traveling for business or vacation, there are plenty of things that make your experience better or worse.

Depending on the purpose of your trip, there are all kinds of variables that will change your experience on the road. From transportation to clothing you should wear in certain weather, it’s necessary to plan for travel. Below are some tips to make traveling more comfortable, wherever you are going.

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Tech That Can Replace Your Laptop When Traveling

Tech That Can Replace Your Laptop When Traveling

It’s been a good 20 years since I’ve traveled without a laptop; it comes with me everywhere, and especially since I started working as a digital nomad, it’s now an essential part of my travel gear.

But now that we have access to phones, ipads, and watches that can read our emails, is there tech out there that can replace the need for a bulky laptop, even if you’re an expat, or working from the road?

Here’s an overview of the tech that can replace your laptop when you’re traveling, and the pros and cons so you can decide whether the trade is worthwhile.

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