WORLD TOURISM FORUM ISTANBUL
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Travel blogger participation at the World Tourism Forum in Istanbul

World Tourism Forum From February 15-18th of 2017, I attended the World Tourism Forum in the beautiful city of Istanbul. Tourism is one of the world’s most rapidly developing industries and, by all means, governments and travel-related organizations need to be updated with tourism perspective enhancement as well as new ideas towards markets and travel […]

HOW TO USE BOOKING.COM
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How to use Booking.com for your next trip – Step-by-step guide

The online reservation platform Booking.com, based in Amsterdam and founded in 1996, is the biggest company of its kind and the 52nd most used website in the world. It’s an excellent tool for travelers to search for and book accommodation while exploring the world. Initially, it only included hotels, but over time it’s started to […]

How to Get Travel Insurance
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Travel insurance – All you need to know

Travel Insurance Are you thinking about getting travel insurance before traveling? People often ask me if it is really necessary to be insured when going on a trip. This may sound like an odd question—you can just up and go on your way, no insurance required—, but it is best to be covered, just in […]

Visited Countries Map Maker - Create your Travel Map
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Visited countries map maker – Create your travel map

Map Maker Welcome to my personalized visited countries map maker where you can create your personalized Travel Map! On this page, you can create your own map – Easy & Fast – with all your visited countries around the world. There are 193 countries recognized by the UN (United Nations). Do you know how many […]

How to Plan a Trip - Travel Planning Ideas
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7 important tips on how to plan a trip – Travel planning ideas

Traveling requires some planning. Even the most free-spirited wanderer – the one that never plans for anything – needs a checklist of things to do before traveling abroad. This is when you need to know how to plan a trip. A valid passport, money and time are the three top things you really need to […]

WHY TO STOP BLOGGING
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Strong reasons on why you should stop blogging today

Why to stop blogging Nowadays with easy access to powerful blogging platforms, every traveler can easily create it’s own travel blog. Basically, we don’t need to be an IT expert to start filling search engines with our unique and interesting content. We buy a domain, install WordPress, get some powerful SEO plugins, write content and publish. Read […]

BEST TRAVEL TIPS
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My 52 best travel tips after 20 years of traveling the world

Best Travel Tips Traveling is not complicated, quite the opposite. Basically, you just need to leave home with a passport and some money in your pocket to start exploring the world. Anyway, several ideas make our travelers’ lives more comfortable, which is why I share a list of 52 best travel tips so you can […]

LOW COST AIRLINES
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List of all the low-cost airlines in the World listed by continent

Low Cost Airlines The first airline to come up with the concept of low cost was the North-American airline Southwest in the 1970s. In Europe, the idea appeared later in 1995 when EasyJet and Ryanair entered the marketplace and revolutionized how people traveled in the continent. Nowadays there are low cost airlines all over the […]

Guide to Hitchhiking
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The beginner’s guide to Hitchhiking

Guide to Hitchhiking Generations of young people have been traveling the world for decades thanks to the goodwill of those who own a car. Hitchhiking became popular in Europe in the 1960s and 1970s, at the same time the hippie movement grew. Those were different times, before the culture of fearmongering we experience today. But […]

How to Do Laundry While Traveling - Step-by-step Tips
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How to do laundry while traveling – Step-by-step tips

When we are backpacking, we have limited space, so we have to try to take less clothes. On this page I’m going to give you some tips on how to do laundry while traveling. When I am on the road, I usually take a certain number and type of clothing. Clothes and accessories a pair of […]

Guide to Couchsurfing
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The beginner’s guide to Couchsurfing

Guide to Couchsurfing Couchsurfing is an online community of people who like to travel, where members can look for or offer accommodation based on the principles of hospitality. The absence of financial interest is one of the cornerstones of this community. People let strangers stay in their homes just because they like to help out […]

Useful Words & Phrases to Know in Every Language Before You Travel
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Useful words & phrases to know in every language before you travel

Useful words and phrases in a foreign language Traveling is not just about visiting monuments, spending hours inside museums, or going to restaurants to taste local food. People are a nation’s most important factor, and traveling without interacting or trying to talk with locals directly will somehow be incomplete. Before you go on the road, […]

ROAD TRIP DISTANCE CALCULATOR
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Distance calculator: Find travel distance between cities

Welcome to my personalized road trip distance calculator. This distance calculator is a useful tool for determining distances between cities and displaying a real-time itinerary on a map. To use this road trip distance calculator choose the departure and arrival city, the type of travel, the distance unit, and press « Get Distance ». Road […]

Travel Kit
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Travel kit

There are several websites that are very useful to organize and prepare your trip before leaving home. On this page I list the companies I use to make online bookings and travel arrangements. Booking your hotel, buying a train or plane ticket, ordering your city pass before departure can make you save money, but above […]