Solo Female Travel

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Solo female traveling has existed longer that you may think, but in older times brave ladies (such as Catalina de Erauso, or Isabelle Eberhardt had to dress up in men’s clothing in order to be independent and have all […]


standard Solo in Spain

The prospect of being away from home and exploring a strange land is daunting. At the same time, though, it’s also an adventure. Touring round a land with a varied culture, such as if you were on a holiday in […]

Solo Travel

standard The Ups and Downs of Solo Female Travel

Traveling alone as a girl has a lot of perks to it – and of course, a lot of disadvantages too. Gender stereotypes are alive and will hang around for centuries ahead. Women are generally viewed as physically weak, victimized […]

Best Country

standard Best Countries for Solo Female Travel

This title is self-explanatory: here are our top 5 countries for solo female travelers. To be fair, I tried to include countries from different parts of the world, religions and traditions. These picks are based not only on safety criteria, […]

Worst Country for solo Female

standard Worst Countries for Solo Female Travel

This title is self-explanatory: here are our bottom 5 countries to be a solo female traveller. To be fair, I tried to exclude from the list all countries that are not safe for either male or female travelers (such as […]

Family & Mom Travel

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standard Thailand for Families

Every year Thailand seems to attract more and more families hoping to spend their holidays relaxing on a beach, trekking through a jungle, or just experiencing a new culture.  Thailand has it all and is both very safe and very […]


standard Planning a Kid-Free Trip  

Before having kids many couples take at least one or two long vacations – a honeymoon trip to the beach, a fun road trip with friends, etc.  After kids though, vacations often consist of long drives to Grandma’s or trip […]

Travelling Mom

standard 10 Best Travelling Mom Blogs

For many people the idea of traveling with kids, long-term, internationally, or even just for a weeklong vacation sounds impossible. We imagine screaming babies, crying toddlers, moody teens and a family vacation ruined. In reality though, traveling with your kids […]

Inspiring Travelers


standard Inspiring Travel Destinations for Disabled Adventurers

If you’re disabled or traveling with a disabled family member, venturing far afield can sometimes be quite daunting. What with many of the best holiday destinations being created hundreds of years ago they tend to lack lifts, smooth surfaces and […]


standard Tips for Flying Long Haul with Kids

There are few things a parent dreads more than a long haul flight. They know that keeping their kids calm, happy, and out of trouble for hour upon hour is going to be a serious struggle. As a matter of […]


standard Cut Costs, Travel Further

There’s no denying that the world is smaller these days, thanks to airlines heading to every corner of the globe. This is great news for those of us who love to travel, those of us who want to see different […]


standard A Universal World of Fun

When people first plan to visit Orlando they no doubt turn their attention to the number of theme parks that make up this fun-filled part of Florida. Sun, fun, and thrills await anyone who decides to head to this part […]

Trip Ideas


standard From The River to The Trees: The World’s Quirkiest Hotels

For the seasoned traveler, staying in standard hotels can get boring and sterile – white towels, stiff sheets, recessed lighting, a continental or buffet breakfast, an overpriced mini-fridge and flocked wallpaper? Nah. How about a night in a teetering treehouse, […]


standard The Perfect Blend

You don’t find many cities in the world which combine old and new in a seamless fashion. Of course, you find old quarters mingled together with modern shopping malls, or you find vibrant nightlife next door to historic monuments, and […]


standard A Spot of Luxury in Paradise

If you’re travelling as a group and you’re the poor soul who has to organise it, you won’t need me to tell you that it comes with an attached tag of stress. The point of contact for endless requests, being […]


standard 4 Useful Cycling Tips for Female Cyclists

Cycling is one of the best and most enjoyable outdoor activities you can experience or make as a hobby. By riding along a road or trail, it can be very fulfilling. Nothing beats the priceless feeling you obtain once you […]


standard A Different Type of Holiday

A home away from home If you are bored of the usual hotel-based break, and you yearn for something more homely, somewhere you can retire to at the end of the day, in a more comfortable surroundings, after hours of […]


standard The Wonder of Dubai

You would be hard pressed to find a person in the world who has visited Dubai and didn’t feel totally overwhelmed by the sheer scale and size of it. There is money dripping from every corner, not literally obviously, but […]

Trip Planning


standard 4 Useful Tips for Good Medication Management

Get the most benefits from your medicines by taking them precisely as prescribed by your physician. If you are taking medications to cure an illness or for your health maintenance, then it is best to take them at the right […]


standard Are you Heading off to Orlando soon?

You’d better get planning! You might think that a holiday shouldn’t really have too much planning attached to it, and that you should simply be able to fly by the seat of your pants and go with the flow. There […]


standard Moving Abroad is a Big Deal

We all have a dream of living near the sea, or living in that place we visited a few years ago and fell totally in love with, but how many of us actually make that dream a reality? If you […]


standard The Curse of the Early Flight

The one annoying thing about going away on holiday is when you have an early flight and you have to get up ridiculously early in the morning in order to get to check in on time. The situation does nothing […]


standard Must-Have Toiletries for Your Travels

When it comes to packing for a holiday or travel adventure, deciding what you’re going to need can be a minefield. It’s all too easy to get distracted with clothes, shoes and handbags, but don’t forget the more practical things […]

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standard Eco-Travel Tips

Travel can be one of the most rewarding and eye-opening experiences of your life. Seeing the world and how other people live helps build compassion and understanding for all the different cultures and environments of our planet. Unfortunately, travel can […]