Travel Tips

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TRAVEL TIPS

Whether you’re an experienced traveler or a first-time traveler, we can all use some helpful tips. This page is the source for articles related to making your travel experience more comfortable – from surviving long flights, our favorite traveler items, to avoiding getting sick while you’re traveling.

Complete Costa Rica Packing List – Adventure & Relaxation

Complete Costa Rica Packing List – Adventure & Relaxation

Do your travel plans include Costa Rica? Our comprehensive Costa Rica Packing List will have you ready for all your adventures and relaxation!  While you can find anything you need in Costa Rica, products often cost a lot more (the tourist tax). To save yourself...

Hiking Alone: Tips for Solo Hiking Safely

Hiking Alone: Tips for Solo Hiking Safely

Hiking is a great way to explore the outdoors and enjoy nature. It's also fun, healthy, and an excellent way to get some exercise. Many people prefer to do it as a group, but if you love solo hiking, you can go on a hike and have fun as long as you take the necessary...

Tips for Travel to a Much Hotter Climate

Tips for Travel to a Much Hotter Climate

Considering a trip to a hot climate? As hard-working people who get many things done each day, we know that there are times when we deserve breaks. We value productivity – we always want to get lots done to feel better about ourselves. Too much work is a problem,...

Nature Traveling Ideas When Nature Isn’t “Second Nature” to You

Nature Traveling Ideas When Nature Isn’t “Second Nature” to You

Connecting with nature is one of those things that is not necessarily for everyone, and for many people, it is not a priority. You may be looking to take off many items on your bucket list, and if you are someone who is not necessarily “nature friendly,” but is using...

Tips for Staying Safe When Traveling Alone

Tips for Staying Safe When Traveling Alone

The tourism industry the world over has been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, leaving a lot of people craving a much-deserved vacation. Whether you’re heading for the sandy beaches of a resort holiday, or fantasy some hiking off the beaten track, you should always...

Sports Gear That Every Traveler Should Bring on a Trip

Sports Gear That Every Traveler Should Bring on a Trip

Guest Post by Coach Alisa Weaver Planning to hit sport gear stores before the trip? Don’t rush, read our travel workout equipment post first! We’re experienced travelers and fitness fans willing to share our experience and help you find necessary sports gear for your...

Honest Groupon Getaway Review: China Trip

Honest Groupon Getaway Review: China Trip

You went to China on a Groupon??? Yes! And I’d do it again — now that I’ve learned some things.

We may not be traveling and it may take some time before Groupon Getaways are back as a good vacation deal, but hopefully this post will inspire you to consider the possibilities!

Top 5 Best Travel Hacks for Guys

Top 5 Best Travel Hacks for Guys

Who doesn't love clever travel hacks? It is probably one of the most talked-about topics among people who travel. This light-hearted post shares some of the most clever travel hacks. Enjoy! This 5 Clever Travel Hacks for Guys contains affiliate links. For more...

14 Cruise Tips and Tricks Every Cruiser Should Know

14 Cruise Tips and Tricks Every Cruiser Should Know

Cruising provides a great way to explore new regions without having to unpack your bags every day. If planned correctly, a cruise vacation can save you money, making it ideal for groups and those wishing to save money. In addition to our other tips on what to expect...

Top 11 Tips for a Smooth Disembarkation Day

Top 11 Tips for a Smooth Disembarkation Day

So you’ve enjoyed a fabulous cruise which is, sadly, coming to an end. Are you confused and worried about the chaos of disembarkation or debarkation? Don’t worry! These ultimate tips will lead you and your family to a smooth last morning aboard!  The experience...

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Raised as a third culture kid living in South America and Europe, Annick caught the travel bug early.  Now that the children are gone, but still saving for retirement, she enjoys traveling in an affordable way and wants to share those ideas.

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