#1 Waiting till the last minute to prepare your travel documents: You don’t want to discover that your passport is almost expired a few days before your planned trip or scheduled appointment to get your visa. Make sure your travel documents … Continue reading
Dreaded by everyone, long flights are truly of one of the most painful experiences in travel . But being inevitable for many (after all everyone is on one side of the world trying to get to the other) there can … Continue reading
Randomly pick out 10 travel bucket lists from people around you and chances are you will find Greece in almost all of them. A country with a mix of Mediterranean and European vibes, world famous for its historic sites on … Continue reading
Heading to a foreign country for study, work, or relocating with family and need some help getting yourself prepared? Here are a few useful tips:
Trying out local food when travelling abroad is a highlight in any trip. The unusual “never tried before” flavors and food variations are entertaining and surprising. But equally surprising is when you find a famous local dish that is very … Continue reading
A small, usually independent hotel with a unique theme or design. This is what makes a hotel “boutique”. These types of hotels are becoming increasingly popular with travelers, here are a few good reasons why:
A honeymoon, business trip or an adventure journey, travelling with a backpack or 3 suitcases, heading to the northern or southern hemisphere; whatever it is you have planned, this is a list of must-haves that would make any trip go … Continue reading
Take the children to football practice, that’s how you can discover they have a passion for this sport.
Get them a musical instrument or a sketch pad and water colours, that’s how you can get them started on music or art.
But with travel how would you do that? How would you kick start a passion that can turn them into world explorers with an ongoing desire to go from one place to other? While an obvious answer may be to take them on trips around the world, this is not a convenient option available all the time. Still, there are certainly a few things that parents can do that can pave a way for children towards that passion: (based on personal experience and talks with travel aware parents) Continue reading
Eid Al Adha or “Big Eid” as some like to call it is coming up in around a month. If you haven’t made plans yet here are some cool ideas that you can still go for:
Key chains, mugs, t-shirts and miniatures of famous places are all good examples of souvenirs we usually buy to remember a place we have been too. But every once in a while you can come across souvenirs that are outstandingly … Continue reading