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Tips for Sending Cards When You Are Traveling

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Tips for Sending Cards When You Are Traveling

When you are traveling, it can be easy to forget about special dates like birthdays or anniversaries. And even if you do remember, it can be difficult to know what to do when you are abroad or on the other side of the country.

Luckily, there are some creative and meaningful ways to celebrate your friend’s or family member’s day of birth. Below are some tips for sending cards when you are traveling.

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Travel Checklist for Your Next International Holiday

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Travel Checklist for Your Next International Holiday

It’s not just a wish list on your IG anymore, it’s reality! International borders are opening again and if you’re itching to embark on an amazing adventure, there’s no better time than now!

According to research from Savvy, two thirds of Australians feel confident about borders reopening. But having gone so long without travel, it’s understandable if you’re feeling a little rusty.

To get you back in the saddle we’ve put together a huge checklist so you can rest assured you have a smooth and worry-free experience.

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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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Helpful Tips for Travelers Heading to Big International Sporting Events

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Helpful Tips for Travelers Heading to Big International Sporting Events

You may not have realized it, but sports tourism is actually one of the fastest growing sectors in travel.

No longer are sports fans simply settling for catching the big game on the telly, rather they’re booking tickets to catch all the action in the stands first hand. Here’s what you need to know before you join the cheering crowds while on holiday.

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8 Travel Tips to Survive a Long Road Trip

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8 Travel Tips to Survive a Long Road Trip

Recent surveys have shown that 70% of Americans are planning to take a road trip this holiday season instead of flying, and the story is similar in other countries around the world. Despite fuel prices being quite high, people are ditching wings in favor of four rubber tires as air travel becomes more of a hassle thanks to the pandemic.

They say life is about the journey and not the destination, and that definitely rings true with road tripping. But a poorly planned road trip filled with boredom and preventable hiccups can easily ruin your road trip holiday.

With many of us planning longer road trips this holiday season and well into 2022, I thought I’d offer some tips on how you can survive the journey whether traveling solo or with family and friends.

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10 Things That Make Flying More Comfortable – Don’t Forget to Pack These For the Plane!

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10 Things That Make Flying More Comfortable – Don’t Forget to Pack These For the Plane!

It’s likely been awhile since many of us have been on a flight somewhere, therefore we could all probably use a refresher course on some of the items that can make flying more bearable or possible even quite enjoyable.

And because health, both mental and physical, seems to be a priority in the current climate, let us focus on flying tips to keep you both safe and sane on your flight.

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The Best Ways to Get Around Europe

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The Best Ways to Get Around Europe

Europe offers up well over 40 countries to travellers, and with so many nations to explore, one of the most frequently asked questions from our readers is what is the best way to get around. Of course, “best” can mean different things to different people though!

Your ideal transport will depend on a number of factors like whether you’re looking for the cheapest routes, the fastest routes, or those with the most flexibility. So it’s important to weigh up all your options.

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The Best Multipurpose Travel Backpack: Review of Shell by Tropicfeel

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The Best Multipurpose Travel Backpack: Review of Shell by Tropicfeel

More important than what you pack for travel is what you pack your travel gear in. Of course, what travel pack you choose largely depends on what type of traveller you are…or does it?

What if there was a travel backpack for everyone, from the wilderness trekker to the urban backpacker and everyone in-between?

From the company that revolutionized the travel shoe with their all terrain sneaker line, comes the new Shell travel backpack that caters to all types of travellers. It’s a backpack and wardrobe system with unmatched versatility, easy access, and organization to pack up to 20% more; a multipurpose travel backpack every traveler will love to use.

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Pet-Friendly Travel: What to Consider Before Traveling with Your Dog or Cat

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Pet-Friendly Travel: What to Consider Before Traveling with Your Dog or Cat

There’s a lot to consider when traveling including finding the best rates on flights and hotels, what to pack, and what tours or activities to book.

For people with pets, there are even more issues to think about such as whether you’ll be taking your dog or cat to a kennel/cattery or will they tag along with you during your travels.

Traveling with your pet can be a great experience albeit sometimes a bit of a challenge. If you’re considering taking your beloved dog or cat with you on your next holiday or are looking for tips to make traveling with your pet an easier and more pleasant experience, here are some important things to consider.

Read on for information on the differences between an ESA and a regular pet, advice on taking your pet on road trips, flying with your pet, booking pet-friendly accommodation, and what to pack for them.

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How to Enjoy Happier & Less Stressful Travel

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How to Enjoy Happier & Less Stressful Travel

Travel is supposed to be about relaxing and getting away from your normal daily stress and anxiety, which makes it quite surprising that recent surveys have shown nearly 90% of people consider travel these days to be stressful.

So is there any hope of escaping stress on your next escape and hopefully enjoying a sense of happiness?

The sad truth is that we only have ourselves to blame for being stressed while traveling, whether it’s trying to tick a long list of experiences off we feel we need to have or not giving ourselves enough flexibility to deal with unforeseen events or circumstances.

Thankfully, there are adjustments you can make to enjoy happier and less stressful travel and it often starts simply with changing your perspective and getting rid of expectations. No matter the destination or your budget, any vacation can be a successful and rewarding experience if you want it to be.

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