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Night Torch Photography

INDIA | Wednesday, 7 Jan 2009 | Views [1942] | Video

Ever wondered how to get you name up in lights? Amanda Byrne , WorldNomads.com program manager, demonstrates how to do night torch photography - on location in the Thar Desert, Rajasthan. Amanda was over there filming Positive Footprints - ... Read more >

Tags: india, night torch photography, photography, rajasthan, world nomads, worldnomads.com

Telegraph.co.uk Travel Tips - 2008 Best & Worst in Travel

AUSTRALIA | Monday, 29 Dec 2008 | Views [2593]

Who better to share their best & worst travel experiences from 2008 than the travel writers from the Telegraph.co.uk I've placed below a selection of what I thought were their standouts for best and worst, as well as sharing my own. You can ... Read more >

Tags: best & worst travel experiences, cambodia travel, india travel, italy travel, telegraph.co.uk, turkey travel, world nomads, worldnomads.com, yurt

WorldNomads.com Travel Tip - Honking in Asia, embrace it !

CAMBODIA | Tuesday, 23 Dec 2008 | Views [1859] | Video

It doesn't matter which part of Asia you're in, the local traffic love to HONK ! The problem is, that new travellers to these countries are used to a honk being closely followed by a '$#^&** You'. Honking in Asia is for the most part not a sign ... Read more >

Tags: cambodia, road travel in asia, travel safety, travel tip, world nomads, worldnomads.com

WorldNomads.com Travel Tip - Cambodian Som Pas

CAMBODIA | Tuesday, 23 Dec 2008 | Views [2349] | Video

If you're travelling to Cambodia, you'll notice how Cambodians greet each other with their palms together. This is called Som Pas. To whom the Som Pas is being given to will determine how high the hands are held and how low the bow. Little language ... Read more >

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NileGuide.com Travel Tip - Top 5 Destinations to Visit During a Recession

AUSTRALIA | Monday, 22 Dec 2008 | Views [1564] | Comments [1]

Our mates over at Nileguide.com have posted a story on the Top 5 Destinations to visit during a recession.  They've listed the following as the Top 5 - full blog post here 1. Argentina Get a taste of Europe for a fraction of the ... Read more >

Tags: argentina, brazil, cambodia, nile guide, nileguide.com, south africa, top destinations, travel in recession, world nomads, worldnomads.com

WorldNomads.com Travel Tip - Backpacks

WORLDWIDE | Friday, 19 Dec 2008 | Views [1623]

I have travelled with everything from climbing rucsacks on a long haul trip across India to just a tiny day pack for 4 weeks in Cambodia. My advice, like many before me is to travel light ! Now of course, this might mean either of the above, so you ... Read more >

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WorldNomads.com Travel Tip - How to manage the risk of theft

WORLDWIDE | Wednesday, 17 Dec 2008 | Views [2089]

It is one of the peculiarities of travel insurance that people buy it because they imagine having their belongings stolen, and yet this is one of the least important reasons you actually need it. By this I mean that although it is an incredibly common ... Read more >

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WorldNomads.com Travel Tip - Plugs, power and travelling with laptops

WORLDWIDE | Monday, 15 Dec 2008 | Views [1614]

I don't know about you, but I frequently head off on shortish trips to small groups of countries like Japan, Vietnam and Laos or Italy, France and the UK. Modern electronics have become wonderfully small compared to 10 years ago ... but I am still ... Read more >

Tags: laptop, plugs, power adapters, travel tips, world nomads, worldnomads.com

WorldNomads.com Travel Tip - Money & Valuables

WORLDWIDE | Friday, 12 Dec 2008 | Views [1386]

Camera's Simple really: don't take anything with you that you aren't prepared to lose. You might think that with everyone and their dog carrying a digital camera these days, these wouldn't be a target, but with 30% of the world's population living ... Read more >

Tags: camera, money, travel tips, world nomads, worldnomads.com

WorldNomads.com Travel Tip - A travel look?

WORLDWIDE | Thursday, 11 Dec 2008 | Views [1165]

"Look shabby! Shabby people are attacked less than the smart asses with the brands" was a quote on one site. While this is undoubtedly true in some circumstances, try telling that to the smart immigration official in Singapore when you are ... Read more >

Tags: dressing for travel, travel dress, travel tips, world nomads, worldnomads.com

WorldNomads.com Travel Tip - Arriving

WORLDWIDE | Tuesday, 9 Dec 2008 | Views [1128]

It is usually a good idea to try to arrive during daylight hours, especially to an unfamiliar destination. I was travelling across North Africa years ago and made the mistake of arriving in Algiers at about 11pm. I stepped off the train, looked around, ... Read more >

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WorldNomads.com Travel Tip - Intuition

WORLDWIDE | Monday, 8 Dec 2008 | Views [2107] | Comments [1]

I am a firm believer in human intuition, which seems to have served me well over the years. Follow the messages your 'other' sense gives you; if an area or person gives you the creep, bad karma or bad vibe, just get away from it/him/her. I was in ... Read more >

Tags: intuition, travel tips, world nomads, worldnomads.com

WorldNomads.com Travel Tip - Passports

WORLDWIDE | Sunday, 7 Dec 2008 | Views [1312]

This is a really simple one: make sure your passport is valid for at least 6 months AND has at least 10 whole empty pages available for visa stamps. Why? I was working in Japan once after an extended overseas trip, had to go to Korea to get ... Read more >

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