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Here at Go Ahead, we help people see the world by offering 100+ tours to all 7 continents. Wherever the journey takes you, we'll handle all of the details, from booking flights and accommodations to providing the best Tour Directors in the industry.

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How to Pack for an 18-Day Trip in a Carry-On

(0) Comments | Posted June 10, 2015 | 4:59 PM

It sounds like an impossible feat: pack for an 18-day trip in a single carry-on-sized suitcase. But Social Media Specialist Melissa proves that it's possible, as she did just the thing on her recent trip to Eastern Europe.

So, how'd she do it? Follow her tips below, then...

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Our Top Tips for Beating Jet Lag

(4) Comments | Posted March 31, 2015 | 4:57 PM

Every traveler has heard of it and everyone fears it: the dreaded jet lag. But for those of us who are constantly on the go, we rely on these top tips for avoiding jet lag and arriving at your destination feeling as fresh as possible.

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The Nightlife in Marrakesh, Morocco

(0) Comments | Posted March 6, 2015 | 1:13 PM

Marrakesh, one of Morocco's most memorable cities, sits on the far western edge of the Sahara desert and at the foothills of the Atlas Mountains. Spending a night in Marrakesh will produce experiences to be remembered long after you've arrived back home--here are top 3 suggestions for what to do...

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Packing for Your Trip to Europe: Then & Now

(0) Comments | Posted February 24, 2015 | 3:45 PM

Packing for a trip has always been both an art and a science. Packing too little will cost you time and energy that could be spent touring--packing too much will leave you disorganized, overburdened and lacking the critical space to bring home your souvenirs. And that doesn't even begin to...

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Cheaper Gas Doesn't Mean Cheaper Airfare

(0) Comments | Posted February 6, 2015 | 1:06 PM

Gas prices may be plummeting and making driving less expensive, but airfares are not experiencing the same sort of drop. This has left many travelers thinking about a guided tour to Europe asking: "When should I book?" and "Should I book my own airfare to get the best possible price?"...

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6 Reasons to Travel With a Group

(0) Comments | Posted November 26, 2014 | 4:45 PM

To travel solo or with a group is an age-old debate. While we might be biased, we think there are a number of reasons why traveling with a group is a great idea, whether it's for comfort, flexibility or the people you'll meet. Don't believe us? Check out...

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이탈리아에서 제대로 외식하는 방법

(2) Comments | Posted November 20, 2014 | 6:25 PM

수많은 고대 유적지, 다양하고 맛있는 음식, 명품 쇼핑, 수많은 영화의 배경지로도 유명한 이탈리아!

그중 이탈리아에서는 음식을 어디서 어떻게 먹어야 할지 음식 문화에 관한 팁을 준비했다. 조만간 이탈리아로 여행을 떠난다면 현지인처럼 느긋하게 식사를 즐겨보시라.

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식사 장소

먼저 간단한 식사인지 천천히 음미하는 저녁 식사인지를...

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Tips for Dining Out in Italy

(6) Comments | Posted November 13, 2014 | 11:55 AM

Not all Italian meals are red wine and spaghetti with meatballs -- but if that's the closest you've come to an authentic Italian dinner, this cheat sheet will help you navigate Italy's varied dining options.

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Where to eat
In the...

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5 Packing Tips for a Cold Weather Getaway

(0) Comments | Posted November 5, 2014 | 8:36 PM

With the holidays fast approaching, many of us will be packing suitcases and driving or flying to visit family. But let's face it: packing for cold winter weather is no easy task. Here are five packing tips to maximize space when headed for cooler temps.

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The Top Italy Tours for 2015

(0) Comments | Posted September 10, 2014 | 6:55 PM

Italy has long been a favorite destination for new and experienced travelers alike, thanks to its diverse landscapes, incredible cuisine and extensive history. A tour can be a great way for first-time visitors to get an idea of what Italy is all about, while more experienced...

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3 New iPhone 6 Features to Make Travel Even Better

(2) Comments | Posted September 10, 2014 | 6:08 PM

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With all the buzz surrounding Apple's debut of the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, we realized that the new features mean great things for international travel--here's why:

1. A better camera for better travel photography
The...

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5 Key Tips for Southeast Asia Travel

(9) Comments | Posted August 22, 2014 | 6:49 AM

From Myanmar to Vietnam, Southeast Asia is becoming an increasingly popular destination for experienced travelers and those looking for a more adventurous experience. No matter your reason for wanting to explore these culturally significant destinations, here are a few key tips worth keeping in mind.

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5 Reasons to Pack Less (Way Less)

(0) Comments | Posted August 5, 2014 | 4:17 PM

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We all know the age-old adage, "Pack everything you think you need, then take half." Unfortunately, that's not always easy advice to follow -- but traveling light is truly the best way to enjoy a stress-free travel experience. Still need convincing? Here are...

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Top European Tours 2015: Where to Go Now

(1) Comments | Posted July 28, 2014 | 3:51 PM

With 2015 fast approaching, we're vowing to make it one of our best travel years yet. But with so many exciting places to visit, it can be hard to pinpoint the next destination. Our advice? Find a tour that gives you the opportunity to cover a lot...

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Travel 101: Getting Souvenirs Through Customs

(1) Comments | Posted July 17, 2014 | 5:10 PM

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It's never difficult to find souvenirs while you're abroad. The tricky part? Understanding the rules and regulations for getting them through customs. We always recommend checking with the U.S. Customs & Border Control directly for the most up-to-date regulations, but these...

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Money 101: Tips for Exchanging Currency Before a Trip

(3) Comments | Posted July 8, 2014 | 6:46 PM

Exchanging money before a trip abroad can be a little confusing -- we get questions all the time about how to avoid certain fees and get the best rate. Here are our tried-and-true currency tips to keep in mind, no matter where you're going.

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How to Make the Most of a Rainy Day on Vacation

(5) Comments | Posted June 23, 2014 | 2:53 PM

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Don't let a rainy day stop you from enjoying your vacation -- here are six ways to make the most of your adventure when the weather gets rough.

Spend time at a museum
Stay dry while getting your culture fix by browsing...

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6 Tips for Using Your Cell Phone Abroad

(7) Comments | Posted June 12, 2014 | 11:56 AM

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Traveling internationally without a data plan can be intimidating -- especially in a world where we're constantly using our phones to Yelp restaurants or make our way via Google maps. But while it seems easy enough to just pick up the phone and...

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