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Trip: Round the world tips

There are [18] stories from my trip: Round the world tips


Hull Fair 2018: Everything You Need to Know

UNITED KINGDOM | Wednesday, 15 Aug 2018 | Views [14]

The UK’s biggest travelling fair is coming once again to the city of Hull in October 2018. The fair is set to start on the evening of Friday the 5 th of October and will run right up until midnight on Saturday 13 th of October. The fair is ... Read more >

Tags: guide to hull fair, things to do in hull, visiting hull


Top 5 Cities to Visit When Travelling Solo

UNITED KINGDOM | Tuesday, 7 Aug 2018 | Views [22]

It’s said that travel broadens the mind, and nothing will broaden it more than if you travel alone. Travelling solo can be a daunting thought, but it pushes you out of your comfort zone and forces you to find your way around completely foreign ... Read more >

Tags: guide to travelling alone, top 5 cities to visit when travelling alone, trekking


A Traveler's Guide to Reducing the Cost of Your Holiday

UNITED KINGDOM | Tuesday, 31 Jul 2018 | Views [41]

Travelling is one of the most rewarding things we can do, but it can quickly become very expensive. Research by ABTA (the travel agent’s association) showed that we Brits spend almost as much preparing for our holiday as we do on our holiday.... Read more >

Tags: reduce the cost of your holiday, saving money, travelling


Why You Should Always Invest in Travel Insurance

UNITED KINGDOM | Tuesday, 24 Jul 2018 | Views [42]

When it comes to going away – whether it’s a short trip or a 6 months tour around the world – there is a lot to plan and think about. It can be easy to overlook the essentials or forget to pack enough items of clothing. However, there’... Read more >

Tags: holiday insurance, travel coverage, travel insurance, travelling


TRAVELLING FOR FOOTBALL – THE ESSENTIALS

RUSSIAN FEDERATION | Sunday, 1 Jul 2018 | Views [37]

The world cup is in full flow, but, what does it take to be a REAL travelling football fan? Every four years, everyone’s troubles seem to fade, even if just a little. Everyone is happy. There’s a special atmosphere wherever you go. ... Read more >

Tags: travelling for football, travelling for sports, world cup


How Technology Has Changed the Way We Travel

UNITED KINGDOM | Thursday, 28 Jun 2018 | Views [50]

Technology has revolutionized our lives and the way we travel, meaning we can now go further quicker for cheaper than we ever could before. Every year new technologies and companies come along to try to disrupt the travel market in an attempt to alter ... Read more >

Tags: apps, technology, travel, travel industry


Thinking of Working Abroad?

UNITED KINGDOM | Tuesday, 15 May 2018 | Views [67]

A lot of us work what were once coined white collar jobs that mainly require us to work at a desk on a computer. The proliferation of the World Wide Web over the last 20 or so years has changed the very nature of a number of jobs, but it has also opened ... Read more >

Tags: remote working, working abroad


Visiting Cambridge in 2018

UNITED KINGDOM | Wednesday, 11 Apr 2018 | Views [120]

Visiting Britain is a unique experience as almost every type of holiday is available within a relatively small geographical area. Big city trips can be enjoyed in the likes of London, Birmingham and Glasgow. You can enjoy a rural experience in North ... Read more >

Tags: cambridge, england, travel, university


Visiting the Midlands in 2018

UNITED KINGDOM | Friday, 19 Jan 2018 | Views [151]

Now that the New Year is here, many of us have had a hard couple of weeks back at work after the Christmas break. It’s those grey January mornings when thoughts turn to summer and where we can spend our holidays once the weather improves. ... Read more >

Tags: birmingham, city breaks, travel, uk


Travel essentials: my trip checklist

WORLDWIDE | Friday, 22 Dec 2017 | Views [919]

It's easy to get into a flap when you're about to embark on a trip. Have you packed everything you need? Have you arranged for someone to feed the cat? What if you lose your bag? To help me feel calmer, I usually start with a checklist of all the things ... Read more >

Tags: currency, packing, travel, travel insurance


A Music Lovers Guide to Liverpool

UNITED KINGDOM | Wednesday, 20 Dec 2017 | Views [118]

If you were to travel back in time to 1947 and ask someone on the street what Liverpool was famous for they might tell you that it’s for building the Titanic, the Liverpool and Everton football clubs, and the Grand National. Today, though, ... Read more >


How to spend your time in Poole

UNITED KINGDOM | Saturday, 23 Sep 2017 | Views [170]

The South coast of England has long been the weekend away spot for Londoners. Particularly during the industrial revolution and right up to the 1960’s, prior to the availability of mass air travel, the likes of Brighton, Bournemouth and Poole were ... Read more >

Tags: england, islands, nature, poole, restaurants, speedway


Fantastic Things to do in Birmingham

UNITED KINGDOM | Friday, 28 Jul 2017 | Views [384]

As stylish UK cities go, Birmingham can boast being one of the country’s coolest places when it comes to culture and the classics. Birthplace to revolutionary rockers such as Ossy Osbourne, Velvett Fogg and Black Sabbath, as well as a destination ... Read more >

Tags: birmingham, city break, day out, weekend


Places to make a pilgrimage

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES | Saturday, 15 Jul 2017 | Views [518]

The world is full of places of great significance. What is important to one person, may not have the same sort of meaning to another. This isn’t necessarily a bad thing; our diverse cultures, and tastes make the world a more interesting place. ... Read more >

Tags: pilgrimage


Why Portugal is a Great Holiday Destination

PORTUGAL | Friday, 19 May 2017 | Views [443]

With summer just around the corner, many of us might be thinking of where to go to get a bit of summer sun and relax for a week or two. As we’re moving ever closer to June you might be lucky enough to get a late deal on flights to the continent ... Read more >

Tags: beaches, holidays, portugal


Photos: Gap year

UNITED KINGDOM | Friday, 8 Jul 2016 | Photo Gallery


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How To Save Money On A Gap Year

UNITED KINGDOM | Friday, 8 Jul 2016 | Views [751]

If you’ve ever been travelling then you’ll know how the costs can easily start to pile up. The average cost of a gap year is between £5,000 and £7,000 . Saving up for a trip is only half the battle, you also have to consider ... Read more >


Gap years for grown ups

WORLDWIDE | Wednesday, 29 Jun 2016 | Views [650]

Gap years are usually considered a rite of passage for the young. Freed from education, but not yet ensnared by adult responsibilities, school leavers and university graduates spread across the globe collecting experiences, tans and souvenirs. But why ... Read more >