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10 Best Places to Travel on a Budget

Updated: 10/30/2018 | October 30th, 2018 The world is full of affordable destinations, and it doesn’t require much effort to find them. No matter what continent, there are always places you can visit on a budget — even countries we think of as expensive are quite budget-friendly if you know certain tips and tricks. No destination […]

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Canyon Swinging in Cairns: Conquering My Fear of Heights

Updated: 10/30/2018 | October 30th, 2018 I hate heights, which is something a lot of people find ironic, considering how often I fly. But anyone who has flown with me before knows that I’m a bit of a nervous flier. Any bump in the air and I grab onto the seat until my knuckles are […]

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How to Eat in New York City on a Budget

Posted: 10/29/2018 | October 29th, 2018 New York City has a reputation for being one of the most expensive dining destinations in the world. It’s easy to wander into high-end restaurants without realizing it and walk away with the idea that dining out in NYC is wallet busting. And while it is true that New […]

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How Much a Holiday in Thailand Costs

Updated: 10/28/2018 | October 28th, 2018 Traveling Thailand can cost as little or as much as you want it to be. This is a country that covers all budgets! This is a country where you can stay in $3 USD rooms or $1,000 USD resorts. Street food for pennies or gourmet dinners for hundreds. Expensive […]

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My 15 Favorite Things to Do in Sydney

Updated: 10/28/2018 | October 28th, 2018 The first time I went to Sydney (all the way back in 2007), I spent most of my days sitting in the botanical gardens, reading a book, and looking at the Opera House and Harbour Bridge. It was the of my trip and all I wanted to do was […]

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My Ultimate Guide to Sri Lanka: Tips, Costs, Itineraries, and Favorites

Updated: 10/26/2018 | October 26th, 2018 My visit to Sri Lanka — a jewel–shaped country in the Indian Ocean — was an unexpected surprise. I didn’t have a lot of expectations for the trip. But it turned out to be an amazing experience. I loved every bit of Sri Lanka: the verdant landscape, the delicious […]

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12 Things Not to Do When You Travel

Updated: 10/25/2018 | October 25th, 2018 Travel writers always talk about what to do when you travel. It’s all must-see attractions and things to do. Go here, do this, see that, act this way. But what about all the things you shouldn’t do on the road? There are plenty of travel mistakes travelers make that […]

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San Francisco Itinerary: What to Do in 3 (or More) Days

Updated: 10/25/2018 | October 25th, 2018 San Francisco is one of the most eclectic cities in the United States. It’s home to liberals, hippies, hipsters, techies, immigrants, yuppies, one of the oldest gay scenes in the States, that big red bridge, Alcatraz, delicious Chinese food, seafood, well, food in general (this is a great city […]

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Announcing TravelCon 2019 (And Our First Group of Speakers)

Posted: 10/24/18 | October 24th, 2018 TravelCon 2018 has been over for a month now. It was a huge success, with close to 600 attendees, over 30 sponsors, about 85 speakers, countless connections made, and endless fun. I loved every minute of it. The running comment I heard from attendees was: “I can’t believe how […]

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