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Trip: Round the world tips

There are [34] stories from my trip: Round the world tips


Tips for Taking in Conferences Abroad

UNITED KINGDOM | Tuesday, 18 Jun 2019 | Views [21]

The old adage in business states that it’s not what you know, it’s who you know. We all know that personal relationships can take you a long way in the working world, and if you meet people in the know, they can give you the means to take ... Read more >


Knowing You’re Healthy to Travel

UNITED KINGDOM | Tuesday, 14 May 2019 | Views [12]

Taking a holiday or a trip is supposed to be an exciting time, and you want to make sure that you are in the best physical health you can be in to ensure that you enjoy yourself. Different types of trips will require different levels of health, and it ... Read more >


Moving to the UK to Invest in Property

UNITED KINGDOM | Tuesday, 9 Apr 2019 | Views [65]

With a lot of uncertainty still surrounding the UK with regards to Brexit and its future relationship with the EU, many foreign investors are keen to see where the opportunities lie. As the value of the Euro is up against the value of sterling, a lot ... Read more >

Tags: brexit, immgration, investment, moving, property, uk


Going Solo: A Guide to Travelling Alone

UNITED KINGDOM | Thursday, 28 Mar 2019 | Views [91]

Travelling is one of life’s great pleasures. It’s normally a time we can relax, refresh, explore new cultures and experience a new perspective on the world. However, organising a trip and getting everyone who’s going to agree can become ... Read more >

Tags: travel, travelling along, travelling solo


Planning the Perfect Relaxing Staycation

UNITED KINGDOM | Tuesday, 26 Mar 2019 | Views [49]

With Easter only just around the corner, many of us are looking to book a bit of time away to recharge while the school holidays are in full flow. While it’s nice to be able to book a couple of days in the sun, many of us can find the very process ... Read more >

Tags: staycation, travel, uk


Why You Need to Visit Blackpool Tower in 2019

UNITED KINGDOM | Thursday, 21 Mar 2019 | Views [57]

Blackpool Tower, the UK’s answer to the Paris landmark the Eiffel Tower, is a popular tourist attraction which opened in 1894 in the seaside resort Blackpool, Lancashire. The tower is a Grade I listed building and the 120 th tallest freestanding ... Read more >

Tags: blackpool, things to see in blackpool, travel


Moving from Ireland to the UK - a guide

UNITED KINGDOM | Thursday, 21 Mar 2019 | Views [50]

When I moved from Ireland to the UK for work in 2008, I followed a strong emigration tradition of family members and fellow countrymen before me. It seems almost quaint now in a time of Brexit panic and uncertainty, but when I packed my bags and moved ... Read more >

Tags: brexit, ireland, moving, uk


Tips For Driving Your Van In Winter Climates

UNITED KINGDOM | Thursday, 28 Feb 2019 | Views [87]

More and more of us are opting to take holidays that involve travelling by campervan. It’s easy to see what the appeal of this way of travelling is. There are more vans on the market to buy than ever before, and thanks to online marketplaces like ... Read more >

Tags: campervan, safety, van, winter


Your Holiday Planning Checklist

UNITED KINGDOM | Wednesday, 6 Feb 2019 | Views [169]

Planning the perfect holiday can be an exciting time but if it's solely down to you to plan and organise, the experience can feel overwhelming. A poorly planned trip can lead to more stress and anxiety when you arrive at your destination - especially ... Read more >

Tags: holiday planning checklist


Top Places to Visit in Newcastle in 2019

UNITED KINGDOM | Thursday, 10 Jan 2019 | Views [137]

Newcastle is an incredibly popular location for a night out and long drunken weekends away. Although Newcastle does have a lot to offer on a night out and to drunk stag and hen parties, there’s so much more to it than just that. Whether you are ... Read more >

Tags: reasons to visit newcastle, things to do in newcastle, visiting newcastle


Visiting London at Your Own Pace

UNITED KINGDOM | Thursday, 6 Dec 2018 | Views [112]

The UK capital is regarded as a global tourist destination. It's easy to see why, as with a population in excess of 8 million and a history stretching as far back as the Roman era, London has plenty to offer. For those wanting to come and see the sights, ... Read more >

Tags: london, planning, travel


What You Need to Know About Travel Vaccinations

UNITED KINGDOM | Wednesday, 5 Dec 2018 | Views [141]

Most of us are aware that there are certain places you can travel to where you will need to be properly vaccinated beforehand to protect you from local diseases. However, how much do we really know? How long before your trip should you be vaccinated? ... Read more >

Tags: technology, travel, travel industry, vaccinations


2019 Holiday planning

UNITED KINGDOM | Saturday, 10 Nov 2018 | Views [126]

With Winter in full swing, now is the perfect time to start planning for your next summer holiday. If nothing else, it will help you get through the dreary UK winter months knowing that you’ll be jetting off somewhere that’s actually warm.... Read more >

Tags: 2019, finance, saving, travel


A Survival Guide to Long-Haul Travel

UNITED KINGDOM | Tuesday, 6 Nov 2018 | Views [97]

Travelling and experiencing completely different cultures is one of the most life-affirming things we can do. However, the process of packing, preparing for your trip and getting to your destination is not without its stresses. Added to making sure you’... Read more >

Tags: a guide to travel, long-haul flight, travel guide


Budgeting for Winter and Christmas Travel

UNITED KINGDOM | Friday, 26 Oct 2018 | Views [138]

Now that the winter season is barely a few weeks away, you might be thinking about booking some time away from home as we come into December. Christmas is indeed a popular time of the year to be taking a trip, whether it’s to spend the holidays ... Read more >

Tags: budgeting, money, travel


How to prepare for your trip to South East Asia

THAILAND | Sunday, 30 Sep 2018 | Views [167]

South East Asia has become a destination that tops many travellers’ lists. With pristine white sand beaches, otherworldly tropical rainforests and iconic ancient temples, there’s adventure to be found at every turn. Whether you’re ... Read more >

Tags: asia, south east asia


Hull Fair 2018: Everything You Need to Know

UNITED KINGDOM | Wednesday, 15 Aug 2018 | Views [236]

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 [152]

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 [223]

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 [171]

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


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