Travelling tips

Travelling tips

7 Reasons to Travel with Your Best Friends

7 Reasons to Travel with Your Best Friends

For some people, having a companion when traveling is the best idea. With a travel buddy, you will have someone to share the moment with but sometimes; a travel buddy can ruin your adventures because your personalities and interests don’t go well together. To avoid this awkward conflict, it’s a great idea to have your best friends as travel buddies. Majority of traveling buddies are actually best friends before they set on a journey. While some may say that traveling together can ruin a relationship, there is no doubt that your own best friend or best friends are the best … Continued
What to do in Amsterdam: Guide for First-Time Visitor

What to do in Amsterdam: Guide for First-Time Visitor

You are finally booked for a much-deserved trip to Amsterdam, one of the most sought after cities in the world with tulips, canals, outdoor café and other notorious attractions. On top of it all, this Dutch city houses the elegance and rich history of Europe. With plenty of things to do and see in Amsterdam, it can be tough for first-time visitors to decide. What should be on your list? How should you spend your first day? If you are on a DIY Amsterdam trip, check out these must-do activities in Amsterdam. Follow the City Canals If there is one … Continued
The Right Accommodation for Every Type of Traveler

The Right Accommodation for Every Type of Traveler

Accommodation is one of the most important things to consider when planning a trip. Why not? You obviously have to make sure that you have a place to stay in your destination, right? In most cases, hotel stays comprise a large chunk of any traveler’s total budget unless of course one’s staying in a friends’ house. Accommodation options are varied and your ultimate choice will depend on many personal factors including how much you’re willing to spend and how you want your space to be. Here are some ideas to help you narrow your options and avoid ending up in … Continued
Why Visit the Non Touristy Places in a Country Instead of the Usual Sights

Why Visit the Non Touristy Places in a Country Instead of the Usual Sights

Whenever we plan a vacation, our travel plans include making a list of the ‘most-visited places’ in that region. Majority of the tourism advice is centered on historic landmarks. However, that hardly allows you to truly experience any new place. Those who are enthusiastic about taking unusual trips forgo the touristy places and instead explore the lesser known sights. Here is why you should try and visit the non-touristy places in a country. Kampung-style… Get a taste of the local culture Contrary to popular belief, the perfect way to experience the culture of a new place is not by way … Continued
Choosing the Right Food and Staying Healthy While Traveling

Choosing the Right Food and Staying Healthy While Traveling

Food is one of the most interesting and diverse things that travelers come across. While it is easy to categorize food based on region, only those who actually get to different places will realize just how minor the similarities can be. Mediterranean, Chinese, American, Continental, Indian, and Japanese are among the different popular cuisines out there, but if, for example, you are exploring a relatively large country, like India, every single region have their own flavors and styles. You may or may not like the food you come across, and some foods may not agree with your body and there … Continued
Online Travel Agents vs. High Street Travel Agents

Online Travel Agents vs. High Street Travel Agents

Once upon a time, when people wanted to book a holiday they went to see the travel agent. Usually found on a high street with heavy pedestrian traffic, the travel agent was the start of vacation dreams for several decades – until a new, flashier kid arrived on the block. With the advent of the internet age, life for travel agents and holidaymakers changed forever. Now, we can go online and find the best deals to suit us, all without paying a hefty arrangement fee to a travel agent. It’s simple, easy and can be done from the comfort of … Continued