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The Easiest Way To Get A Myanmar Visa
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The Easiest Way To Get A Myanmar Visa

With considerable political reforms occurring over the last year, Myanmar (Burma), once a pariah state in the world of travel, has become this year’s hottest backpacker destination. Although some significant human rights issues remain, travelers are keen […]

How To Avoid Jet Lag (And Therefore Avoid Joining The Walking Dead)
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How To Avoid Jet Lag (And Therefore Avoid Joining The Walking Dead)

The old rule of thumb is that it takes one day for every time zone that you pass over to fully adjust and get over jet lag. This is not very reassuring if, say, you’re […]

10 Ways To Stop Worrying And Experience Naples Better
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10 Ways To Stop Worrying And Experience Naples Better

Naples doesn’t make everyone’s Italy itinerary and it almost didn’t make mine. Over 40 million travelers pour into Italy each year but many visitors tragically dodge Naples, the city’s reputation for crime and trash heaps […]

Top 10 Things To Do In London Besides The Olympics
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Top 10 Things To Do In London Besides The Olympics

With the London 2012 Olympics upon us, it seems the entire world has gone sports mad. If you’re lucky enough to be in London for the Olympics, and looking for sights to see outside Olympic Park, […]

Thinking Of Not Washing Your Hands After Taking A Taxi In New York City? Think Again
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Thinking Of Not Washing Your Hands After Taking A Taxi In New York City? Think Again

Just in case you were one of the 50.6 million visitors to New York City last year, and you happen to be a germaphobe (or have a healthy aversion to the sudden onset of stomach […]

National Park Nomad: Q & A With Guidebook Author Michael Joseph Oswald
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National Park Nomad: Q & A With Guidebook Author Michael Joseph Oswald

Sometimes we get caught up planning out our next epic adventure to exotic lands and far-off cultures, driven, in part, by eating extraordinary cuisine, meeting those that call the corners of earth home and seeing […]

How To Volunteer With WWOOFs
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How To Volunteer With WWOOFs

What are WWOOFs and How Do You Volunteer With WWOOFs? Although volunteer travel has been booming for the last few years years, WWOOFing (World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms), or as it is known in […]

7 Ways AirBnB Helps You Dive Into Local Communities
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7 Ways AirBnB Helps You Dive Into Local Communities

As much as couchsurfing is a boon to young, independent travelers (hello free roof over your head!), sometimes you need more autonomy and control in your accommodations. For the same price as a bunk bed […]

Top 6 Hipster Neighborhoods Around The World
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Top 6 Hipster Neighborhoods Around The World

Once an evasive creature contained to their natural habitats in Williamsburg, Portland and Austin, hipster culture is now globally ubiquitous. Blame it on cultural imperialism, the undeniable twee delight of appliqué birds, or the sheer convenience of […]

When Is The Best Time To Buy Airline Tickets?
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When Is The Best Time To Buy Airline Tickets?

Bad news procrastinators, airline ticket fares are going up, and the best time to buy tickets keeps getting pushed further and further out in advance. And by in advance we’re talking 5 1/2 months in […]

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