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7 Ways to Financially Prepare for Travel Abroad

Tami Farrow | Posted 08.18.2015 | Travel
Tami Farrow

You should refresh your memory on your PIN for any cards you bring on your trip. Also, most international ATMs do not accept six-digit PIN numbers. If your card has a six-digit PIN, contact your bank to reset your PIN to four digits.

50 Things College Students Should Know About London

College Tourist | Posted 08.17.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

The first thing that people will tell you about London is that it's expensive. Between the exchange rate, going out, and if you're like me and can't walk by a gelato shop without walking in, get ready to spend some serious money.

60 Years in Journalism: The Joys of Travel

Irv Chapman | Posted 08.17.2015 | Travel
Irv Chapman

We are just back from our latest European vacation. We've been happy travelers since before we bought our first copies of "Europe on $5 a Day." The travel experience has changed over the years in more ways than the cost of a hotel room or a gelato.

20 Helpful Tips for Pre-Study Abroad

Samuel Buchanan | Posted 08.17.2015 | College
Samuel  Buchanan

Preparing for a trip can be a laborious task, especially when you're leaving your country. If you are studying abroad or planning to for the first time, you may have traveling anxiety.

On a Change of Scenery

Yara Zgheib | Posted 08.17.2015 | Travel
Yara Zgheib

It is nine in the evening somewhere, and at least once a day, that somewhere is Paris. I acknowledge the passing moment by pouring a glass of pinot noir and swirling it thoughtfully as I stare at the expectant suitcase sprawled on the inviting bed. I make a silent toast.

Mindfulness: Do You Have the Courage to Surrender?

Steven Crandell | Posted 08.19.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Steven Crandell

As a kid, I dreaded having to say, "uncle." Red-faced and sweating, I would struggle with all my strength to avoid getting pinned on the playgroun...

7 Common Travel Questions -- Answered

U.S. News Travel | Posted 08.17.2015 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

We've rounded up a list of some of the most commonly asked travel questions and spoke with a handful of industry insiders and travel experts to, once and for all, answer those queries that cause so much anxiety.

101 Best Food Trucks In America 2015

The Daily Meal | Posted 08.17.2015 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Food trucks are more than just kitchens on wheels. Even if the buzz around the food truck renaissance started off frenzied and then cooled a bit, the resilience of these mobile eateries is a testament to the fact that creative, quite literally chef-driven food need not be limited to wallet-busting restaurants.

How One Photographer Found Peace And Freedom On The Road

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 08.17.2015 | Travel

Last year at just 20 years old, Paris-based photographer Sidi-Omar Alami knew he needed to make a substantial life change. He said goodbye to stu...

When Escaping Abroad is the Only Option

Scott De Buitléir | Posted 08.17.2015 | Travel
Scott De Buitléir

"If only you could escape it all and fly away somewhere..." It's a phrase -- and its various versions -- that I've heard plenty of times by my friends. But few people would seize the opportunity if they had it.

15 Reasons Patagonia Should Be No. 1 On Your Bucket List

The Huffington Post | Alison Zaslav | Posted 08.18.2015 | Travel

Want to get out of town? Then head to Patagonia.   The vast region in the southern part of South America ranges across both Chile and ...

Can You Build a Business in 7 Days? From a Tent; Travelling Around Scotland...

Richard Eaton | Posted 08.17.2015 | Business
Richard Eaton

Over the next week. I'll be going through the whole process to build a business in a week. This process starts with generating business ideas on day 1 (today, Saturday 15th August 2015) and ends (the initial 7 day process at least) with the product launch on Friday. Exciting stuff!

Cultural London: Top Events and Exhibits This Autumn

George Hobica | Posted 08.14.2015 | Travel
George Hobica

Which of the world's museums is the most Googled? It's London's Science Museum. I recently spent an hour in the museum's permanent exhibit of information technology through the ages and I can see why.

10 Tips for Capturing the Spirit of London

College Tourist | Posted 08.14.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

London has a nightlife experience for everyone. Whether it's a rustic pub, an off-the-wall nightclub or a warehouse you prefer, one of the boroughs has it. You will always find something new to try, or a place you'll never get tired of returning to.

Top 10 Tips for Capturing the Spirit of Paris

College Tourist | Posted 08.14.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

Whilst most of Europe has a reputation for being well-dressed, Parisians are especially chic. They effortlessly look like they've stepped off a fashion runway with their neutral and classy wardrobes, so dress to impress while you're there!

Long Layover? More Like Mini Vacation!

CheapTickets | Posted 08.14.2015 | Travel
CheapTickets

Long layovers can be a real drag, but they certainly don't need to ruin the trip. Venturing out of the airport can add leaps and bounds of enjoyment to your travels, and it's pretty easy to keep the cost down on your hiatus from the terminal.

25 Reasons to Visit Romania (5): Bucovina

Ioana Budeanu | Posted 08.14.2015 | Travel
Ioana Budeanu

Bucovina is a dreaming land situated in the North-East of Romania, between mountains, green amazing hills and rivers. It has little secret villages, small towns, beautiful houses, centuries of culture and traditions, welcoming people and a divine silence. Bucovina is famous for her churches and monasteries, for gastronomy, traditional guest houses, ski slopes and secluded forests on top of mountains.

An Easy Guide to the Perfect Staycation

U.S. News Travel | Posted 08.14.2015 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

When it comes to planning vacations, budget and time are two important factors many families have to consider. That's why many people are opting for a staycation instead because they offer the benefits of a relaxing getaway without the stress (or expense) of traveling far.

6 Reasons to Make Your Children Your Business Trip Buddies

Ellevate | Posted 08.14.2015 | Women
Ellevate

Sure, when you go away for work, donning your game face is important; there are contacts to be made, deals to be struck, and reputations on the line. But here's a wild idea: Maximize your travels by inviting your children to be your business trip buddies.

The Best National Parks for Camping

The Active Times | Posted 08.14.2015 | Travel
The Active Times

When it comes to choosing the perfect place for a camping trip, the U.S. has no shortage of scenic and adventurous campgrounds to choose from.

3 Reasons Why You Don't Have to Sacrifice Your Fitness While Traveling

Dave Smith | Posted 08.14.2015 | Healthy Living
Dave Smith

Here are three reasons why you can stay in great shape even while you travel:

Inside the Cage of Death: Swimming with Australia's Monster Crocs

Paula Froelich | Posted 08.21.2015 | Travel
Paula Froelich

Swimming with sharks is so 2013. These days it's all about the other apex predator, The Australian crocodile...in clear water, and in a clear tube that is all scratched up because, they will you know, try and eat you at all times. Offered by Crocosaurus Cove it is the terror of a lifetime. you MUST watch this video. It's insane.

7 Ways to Travel Like a Millionaire -- on a Budget

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.14.2015 | Business
GOBankingRates

With a little research and planning, a vacation filled with private jets and luxury accommodations doesn't have to be a far-fetched fantasy. If you'd like to vacation like a millionaire without refinancing your mortgage or sabotaging your credit score, try these seven travel tips to add a little grandeur to your next getaway.

Is It Hard to Land on a Carrier That Is Bobbing on the Sea?

Quora | Posted 08.14.2015 | Travel
Quora

Of course, there are different levels of deck motion, and it seems like it should just keep getting a little tougher with each foot of displacement. This isn't the case.

10 of the Best Things to Do in Sevilla

College Tourist | Posted 08.14.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

Whether you have a semester, week, or quick weekend in Sevilla, I've mapped out some of the "must-dos" for experiencing the Spirit of this beautiful city.