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.read more
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.read more
How to Convince Family or Friends to Drive You to the Airport
Getting to the airport can be rough – taxi’s are expensive, trains are difficult to move around on with bulky luggage, and depending on which city you’re in – can you ever really be guarenteed that the bus will show up?!
Our favorite way to get to the airport will always be family or friends dropping us off, because it’s free (minus the brownie points you owe them), convenient, and you actually (hopefully!) like the person you’re stuck next to if traffic holds you up.
But this can be a pretty big ask – so how do you convince them?read more
Five Tips for Travel Transportation
When it comes to travel, you can use just about any method of transportation. Each mode is better for different purposes.
Whether you are going to and from the airport, traveling to a new city, or are driving to your family’s home for the holidays, there is always an appropriate way to get around.
You can get on a plane, train, automobile, bus, or even in the back of a truck if you’re traveling more rurally, but wherever you are headed and why, below are five tips for travel transportation.read more
Things to do When You’re Bored in Another Country
Bored in another country? Is that even psosible?! Most places around the world are packed to the brim with exciting activities, things to do, and places to explore, but if you’re not someone who plans in advance, you might find that you arrive in your destination and don’t know what to do.
It’s also possible that you arrive exhausted from a long journey, the jetlag kicks in and you don’t have a lot of motivation until you clear your brain fog.
But instad of looking through those NBA expert picks from your phone in the hotel room, if you find yourself stuck without ideas for what to do, use the following pick me ups, which are generally good for most countries.read more
Airport Hacks: 11 Tips That Could Save You Time and Money
Travelling by air is one of the fastest ways to get around. It saves you hours of driving, and you can finish a 1,500-mile trip in three hours instead of almost two days.
The problem is that more than 2.9 million passengers are flown all over the world every day, which means that airports can get very crowded.
Not being prepared may not only waste unnecessary time but can also cause you to lose your flight. Here are a couple of tips that can save you a lot of time and money during your next trip.read more
Current Trends in the Travel Scene
The travel scene has changed enormously over the years and decades; at one time, it was all about package holidays and timeshares, then it was about long-haul excursions to far-flung places; the trend nowadays is more frugal and sustainable travel that encourages lower carbon emissions and eco-responsibility.
Find out more about how the travel scene has changed below.read more
The Hottest Tech & Entertainment Trends in the United States
Technology is evolving by the day, and it is transforming our lives with each passing second. Every year there are new trends in the world of technology and entertainment, which always fundamentally change the way we travel.
This year has been no different; we have seen a lot of fresh introductions in the world of tech and entertainment that have caught our eye, and promise to make travel easier.
From a renewed acceptance of artificial intelligence to NFTs, there are a number of things that we need to pay attention to. Below, we take a look at some of the hottest tech and entertainment trends in the United States this year.read more
Ways to Fund Your Next Travels Post Pandemic
With post pandemic travel back in full swing, it’s time to dust off those passports which have been sitting with us in lock down for so many months / years. Though despite many of us in desperate need of vacation, as quickly as borders started to re-open, most worldwide economies started taking a hit.
Most people post pandemic are in one of two camps; you saved your disposable income and you’re ready to splurge, or COVID and the post economic effects have left your wallet in a world of hurt. If you fall into the latter, and need ways to fund your travels post pandemic, here are some modern ideas which apply to the new world we’re facing.read more
8 Tips That Will Improve Your Camping Experience
Getting out in nature is something everyone can enjoy in the right conditions, but not all camping trips are going to provide a satisfying experience. Unless you’ve prepared for a trip that’s suited for you, you’re not going to get a whole lot of enjoyment out of it. You need to make sure that when you’re camping, all of your needs are being taken care of.
Sure, some might argue that camping is all about roughing it – but it doesn’t have to be. You can spend your time in the woods living in luxury if you want to, so long as you can pack it and bring it with you. Ultimately, the experience you have comes down to how you prepare for it.read more