All of our Top “Ten” Lists for awesome destinations around the world. We don’t just write about places however. All sorts of tips and information on budget travel, solo travel, backpacking, vegan travel, and planing your trip can be found below.

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Things to Do in Lisbon – An Ultimate Travel Guide

Things to Do in Lisbon, Portugal – A Travel Guide Filled with charm, and literally stacked with ambiance, Lisbon’s hilly streets offer many days (and many crazy nights) of sweet sweet…

Ten Travel Tips for Vegans – Vegan Travel

Vegan Travel Tips – For Vegans by Vegans Being a traveling vegan is not as impossible as it used to be. I’m here to show you just how easy it…

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The Best Thermal Baths in Budapest – Exploring Budapest 101

The Best Thermal Baths in Budapest Thermal baths in Budapest are one of the city’s most alluring draws. There is no other capital in the world as rich in thermal…

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Things to Do in Granada Spain – Exploring Andalusia

Inquisitive travelers will spend days and hours keeping busy with all the things to do in Granada.  Beautiful Granada is best known as the home of the Alhambra, one of…

Bocas del Toro, Panama

Things to Do in BOCAS DEL TORO Panama – 10 SPECTACULAR Treasures

Things to Do in Bocas del Toro, Panama There are literally too many awesome things to do in Bocas del Toro to list. But we tried anyway. Looking for beaches…

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Things to Do Before Leaving on a Long Trip – How to Travel 101

Things to Do Before Leaving on Your First Long Trip Planning for a long term trip overseas can be a protracted and daunting endeavor. We know, we’ve done it dozens…

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Things to Do in Seville – Exploring Andalusia, Spain

Things to Do in Seville, Andalusia, Spain Travelers who enjoy a mix of grandiose historical ambiance and modern trappings of the New World will find loads of things to do…

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Top 10 Places to Drink Delicious Beer in Prague

Top Places for Delicious Beer in Prague Looking for the best place to have a beer in Prague? We’ve drank literally hundreds of beers here in Prague, and we’re here…

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Complete Guide to a Summer Holiday in Lake Balaton, Hungary

Exploring Lake Balaton, Hungary Travelers in search of an affordable and underrated summer destination in Central Europe shouldn’t overlook the stunning Lake Balaton and its equally awesome surroundings. Known to…

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30 Things to Do in Prague as a First Time Visitor – 2019

For a first time visitor there are a few absolutely ESSENTIAL things to do in Prague. In our minds Prague is among the very most spectacular cities in the world….

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The BEST HOSTELS in Prague 2019 – A REAL Insider’s Guide

Our Favorite Prague Hostels – The Best Hostels in Prague – Spring 2019 Looking for the best hostels in Prague? There are plenty of Prague hostels ready to take your…

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Awesome Things to Do in Kotor – Exploring Montenegro

Things to Do in Kotor, Montenegro If you like sweeping vista views and enjoy a healthy dose of history you will find plenty of things to do in Kotor. The…

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Awesome (and Cheap) Things to Do in Barcelona – Barcelona Attractions

Things to Do in Barcelona on a Budget There are about a million and one things to do in Barcelona for just about any kind of traveler.  Barcelona might be…

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5 of the Best Beaches in Barcelona

If you’re looking for the best beaches in Barcelona, then look no further! Beautiful Barcelona is home to some great beaches where sun worshipers can top up their tan, play…

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The Best Spas in Prague – Luxury and Wellness in Prague

Looking to pamper yourself at one of the best spas in Prague? We’re here to help! From medieval castles and astronomical clocks to pub crawls and beer gardens, there’s no…

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17 of the Best London Food Markets – Eating Out London

Are you looking for the best London food markets in the city? You’ve come to the right place. We’re all about that London street market scene, and we can’t wait…

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15 of the Best Tapas Restaurants in Barcelona You NEED to Visit

Where are the best tapas restaurants in Barcelona? We’re glad you asked! Spain and Tapas are as synonymous as Italy and pasta. It’s like a national dish, only better. Better…

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How to Find the Right Airbnb Rental – Airbnb Like a Boss

What is AirBnB and How Do You Find the Best AirBnb Rental? Let’s pretend you have been living under a rock for the last six years and you have emerged…

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Prague Nightlife Guide – How to Enjoy Prague at Night

Things to Do in Prague – A Guide to Prague Nightlife Whether you’re a backpacker, a short-term tourist, or on a romantic honeymoon there are no shortage of things to…

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13 Fascinating Things to Do in Istanbul – Exploring Turkey

Things to Do in Istanbul, Turkey Filled to the brim with history, ambiance, and character, there is nearly an endless number of things to do in Istanbul. Istanbul is of…

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10 Cheap (or Free) Things To Do In London

Cheap (or Free) Things to Do in London Are you guys visiting on a budget? Here are some cheap or free things you can do in London! As one of…

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Top Things to Do in Bratislava Slovakia – Exploring Bratislava

One of Europe’s smallest and newest capitals, Bratislava Slovakia retains an authentic provincial charm harmoniously blended with a dynamic, modern outlook. There are countless things to do in Bratislava for…

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How to Survive a Long Flight Without Feeling Like Poop

Tips on How to Survive a Long Flight Having visited over 60 countries in the last 5 years we have survived many long haul flights. A LOT of long flights….

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Getting Off the Beaten Path in Prague – 2019 Guide

Getting Off the Beaten Path in Prague There is SO much value in getting off the beaten path in Prague. Venture forth from Old Town center and the common Prague…

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Ten Free Things to Do in Dublin – Exploring Ireland on a Budget

Free Things to Do in Dublin – Exploring Ireland There are SO many things to do in Dublin, and a lot of them are totally free!  I came to Ireland…

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18 of the Best Beaches in Europe – 2019 Guide

18 of the Best Beaches in Europe Are you searching for the best beaches Europe has to offer? With a wide variety of landscapes and climates varying from the windswept…

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Best Beaches in Costa del Sol – Sun and Surf in Spain

The Best Beaches in Costa del Sol The best beaches in Costa del Sol Spain are waiting for you with blue and golden arms wide open! In the southern part…

Things to Do in Salento – Exploring Small Town Colombia

Things to Do in Salento, Colombia You have to try very hard to find a lack of things to do in Salento Colombia. Perched on a plateau overlooking the verdant Quindio…

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Why You Should Definitely Consider Traveling in Off Season

Want to know what makes off season travel a great idea? There are a lot of ways to make travel cheaper. We have written a whole slew of budget travel articles…

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Getting Off the Beaten Path in Budapest – Things to Do

Getting Off the Beaten Path in Budapest Admiring architecture, exploring ruin bars, and visiting the stunning Buda Castle complex are all great things to do in Budapest, but the city has a lot more…

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Top Ten Tips for Traveling with Kids

How hard is it to travel with kids? There is a common misconception that travel ends the moment you have kids. This could not be further from the truth! Traveling…

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32 Things to Do in Brno Czech Republic

Things to Do in Brno – Exploring the Czech Republic Even though it is no where near as famous as Prague curious travelers will find far more things to do…

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Cool Things to Do in New York City For a First Time Visitor

Cool Things to Do in New York City While there are tons of cool things to do in New York City there are a dozen or so that are ESSENTIAL…

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Awesome Things to Do in Guatape, Colombia – A Hidden Gem

Things to Do in Guatape, Colombia – A Travel Guide Lovers of small town flavor, spectacular views, and water related activities will find plenty of things to do in Guatape,…

Things to Do in Sibiu – Exploring Transylvania, Romania

Things to Do in Sibiu, Romania – Exploring Transylvania If you love exploring crooked cobblestone alley ways and ancient churches you will find plenty of things to do in Sibiu….

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11 of the Best Museums in Prague & How to Visit For Free!

11 of the Best Museums in Prague Museums in Prague can be found on almost every corner, especially in Prague’s Old Town. Our personal top favorite picks for the best…

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Things to Do in Nicaragua – Backpacking Pacific Central America

Things to Do in Nicaragua There are a lot more things to do in Nicaragua than might first meet the eye! The Pacific coast of Nicaragua offers budget travelers a…

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13 Places to Visit in Paris on a Budget 2019

Planning a trip to Paris? Looking for all the best places to visit in Paris on a budget? You’ve come to the right place! With so many things to do…

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16 of the Best Day Trips From Paris France

The Best Day Trips From Paris As amazing as the City of Lights is, everyone visiting should take at least one day trip from Paris. Paris is undoubtedly the first…

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21 Photos That Will Make You Want to Move to Prague

Photos That Will Make You Want To Move To Prague You’ll want to move to Prague after you see these photos. You’ve been warned! There are many cities in the…

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Tech to Pack for a Budget Backpacking Trip

Tech to Pack for a Budget Backpacking Trip Traveling on a budget can encourage you to get a little bit inventive with things like dining plans, transport from A to…

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Miami on a Budget – A Backpackers Guide to Miami

Miami on a Budget Visiting Miami on a budget isn’t the easiest thing ever, but it is definitely possible if you know where to look! Miami’s undeniable allure lies in…

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How to Avoid Spending Money in Airports – Budget Travel 101

Budget Travel 101- Spending Less Money at Airports Airports are expensive. Like, literally everywhere. Show us an airport with affordable food and drink and it will be the first one…

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Budget Travel – How to Save Money While Traveling

Budget Travel – How to Save Money While Traveling Budget travel isn’t magic, and it’s not even all that hard! There are many ways to save money while traveling. As…

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The Best Day Trips From Barcelona – Things to Do in Spain

Great Day Trips From Barcelona When visiting the captivating capital of Catalonia make sure to take one of these incredible day trips from Barcelona! Catalonia is a veritable cornucopia of impressive…

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12 of the Coolest Castles in the Czech Republic

12 Awesome Castles in the Czech Republic There are dozens of amazing castles in the Czech Republic. The Czech Republic, one of our favorite countries, has some of the coolest…

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Things to Do in Pilsen Czech Republic – Day Trips from Prague

Things to Do in Pilsen Czech Republic – Day Trips From Prague There are more things to do in Pilsen Czech Republic than you can shake a mug of beer…

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The Best Fjords in Norway – Exploring Norway

The Best Fjords in Norway No pictures can do them justice. Norway’s fjords have to be seen to be believed. While they are all spectacular we put together this list…

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17 Things to Do in Krakow Poland – A Travel Guide

Things to Do in Krakow, Poland Filled to the brim with culture, cuisine and history the list of things to do in Krakow is robust, and sure to excite any…

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Things to Do in Florence – Exploring Italy

Things to Do in Florence, Italy Filled with culture, cuisine, and history there is virtually no end to all the amazing things to do in Florence. There is no doubt…

When Women Travel – Top Tips for Solo Female Travel

When Women Travel – Top Tips for Solo Female Travel Traveling has been one of the best experiences of my life, but there are a few things I wish I…

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Things to Do in Olomouc Czech Republic – Day Trips from Prague

Things to Do in Olomouc Czech Republic – Day Trips From Prague While this city is totally under-rated a curious traveler will find loads of things to do in Olomouc…

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Gifts for People Who Travel

Great Gifts for People Who Travel Looking for a great gift for the traveler in your life? Trying to find the perfect birthday, anniversary, or holiday gift for someone is…

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Things to Do in Cesky Krumlov on a Day Trip From Prague

Things to Do in Cesky Krumlov on a Day Trip From Prague If you can only take one single day trip from Prague Cesky Krumlov is the place to go….

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Essential Travel Items for Women

  Essential Travel Items for Woman – 2018 What items should ALL women travel with? When I left NYC in 2014 to travel for a year I was a packing rookie….

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17 Awesome Things to Do in Malaysia

Things to Do in Malaysia – A Travel Guide From a bustling capital to the silky beaches, there are a ton of things to do in Malaysia. Are you guys…

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Things to Do in Malmo – Exploring Sensational Sweden

Things to Do in Malmo, Sweden Looking for the best things to do in Malmo, Sweden? We’ve got you covered! Malmo, Sweden’s third largest city, is going through a rebirth…

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The Best Things to Do in Croatia – Planning the Perfect Holiday

Looking for the best things to do in Croatia? Croatia is full of fascinating ancient history, stunning beaches, incredible food, and breathtaking nature. Everyone is sure to find plenty of…

Fascinating Things to Do in Vienna – Exploring Austria

Things to do in Vienna, Austria’s Capital Lovers of history, architecture, music, and culture will be spoiled for choice when it comes to the myriad of things to do in…

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Top Ten Things to Do in Caye Caulker, Belize

Anyone with a passion for Caribbean beauty and water activities will find plenty of things to do in Caye Caulker, Belize. Caye Caulker is a tranquil paradise in Belize that…

Brasov, Romania

Things to Do In Brasov – Exploring Transylvania, Romania

Things to Do in Brasov, Romania There are many things to do in Brasov, especially if you have a fondness for exploring historic towns. We certainly do. Our second stop…

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35 Awesome Things to Do in Milan – Exploring Italy

Awesome Things to Do in Milan, Italy Lovers of food, history, and fashion will find many things to do in Milan. As the second largest city in the gorgeous country…

17 Things to Do in Warsaw – Exploring Poland

Things to do in Warsaw, Poland There are sooo many things to do in Warsaw, one of Europe’s criminally under-rated capital cities! Warsaw is a beautiful city and is a…

Bucharest Romania

5 Things to Do in Bucharest to Get the Most Out of Your Visit

Things to Do in Bucharest While it’s not close to being the most popular urban destination in Europe there are a ton of things to do in Bucharest. Welcome to…

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5 of the Best Beaches in Algarve, Portugal

The Best Beaches in Algarve, Portugal Are you guys looking for the best beaches in Algarve to get your vitamin D on? If you are lusting after some quality sun,…

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Ten Tips for Traveling With a Partner

New Study Finds Humans Shouldn’t Spend More than Five Consecutive Hours Together We recently read this headline in the ONION, and couldn’t help but laugh. Of course the ONION is…

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The Best Things to Do and See in Trondheim Norway

Things to Do in Trondheim, Norway Trondheim is Norway’s third-largest city, and is a fantastic place to visit if you’re looking to see more than just fjords and mountains. The…

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The Best Beaches in Malaysia – Exploring Malaysia

The best beaches in Malaysia are a flight away! Malaysia is a must-visit Southeast Asian country for anyone looking to immerse themselves in a place marked by rich heritage, colorful…

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Things to Do in Playa del Carmen – Exploring Mexico

Things to Do in Playa del Carmen, Mexico There are so many things to do in Playa del Carmen. Say hello to Playa del Carmen, Cancun’s trendy European step-sister. No…

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Things to Do in Lake Atitlan Guatemala – San Pedro La Laguna

Things to Do in Lake Atitlan, Guatamala Lovers of beautiful lake vistas, stunning volcanic panoramas, and all things water related will find plenty of things to do in Lake Atitlan, Guatemala….

Awesome and Free Things To Do in Pai – Exploring Thailand

Things to Do in Beautiful Pai, Thailand You don’t have to look far to find a ton of cool things to do in Pai, Thailand. Pai is located 150 kilometers,…

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Top Ten Things to Do in Antigua, Guatemala

Things to Do in Antigua, Guatemala There is little chance of running out of things to do in Antigua. Antigua, the “Land of Eternal Spring” is Guatemala’s top tourist destination. Charming…

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Six Free Things to Do in Montreal

Things to Do in Montreal Are you guys looking for things to do in Montreal? Montreal is a city with with potential to appeal to a wide range of visitors….

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Top Differences Between the USA and the Rest of the World

Having spent much of our time traveling outside of the USA in the last five years, Randi and I have taken note of many differences between the United States and…

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Five Things to Do in Siem Reap – Exploring Cambodia on a Budget

Things to Do in Siem Reap, Cambodia Visiting Angkor Wat is a given, but what are the other awesome things to do in Siem Reap? Siem Reap is famous for…

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Ten Tips For Cooking In Hostel Kitchens – Budget Travel

Tips for Cooking in Hostel Kitchens Staying in hostels is a great way to save money, for many reasons. The relatively inexpensive prices for dorm beds is an obvious advantage…

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10 Books That Inspired Us to Travel the World

Have you ever sat on a bus, a boat, a train, or an airplane and read a book? You probably have, as reading and travel have gone hand in hand…

How to Maintain Your Yoga Practice While Traveling

Want to keep up your yoga while traveling? Yoga lovers do not despair. There is no reason to eschew your practice when traveling! In fact, maintaining a practice on the…

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Top Natural Wonders of Australia

What are the TOP natural wonders of Australia? We’re glad you asked. The beauty of Australia comes in every single imaginable shape and color. If you are a keen nature…

6 Things You Might Not Know About Iran

Things You Didn’t Know About Iran Iran is often mentioned on Western news outlets, but what do you REALLY know about this ancient country? “Iran; friendly faces, open arms, ancient…

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5 Healthy Reasons to Go Scuba Diving on Your Next Trip

Scuba diving is both an adventure and a healthy sport. Scuba diving offers you an unforgettable experience as you explore the wonder of life underwater. Apart from the entertainment and fun…

5 Landscapes You Had No Idea Were in Morocco

Landscapes in Morocco When most people think of Morocco they have one image – rolling sand dunes on a never ending desert, stretching further than the eye can see. This, however,…

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Travel Apps – Best (Free) Apps for Female Travelers

Best Free Apps for Female Travelers There are a few free apps I think every female traveler should probably have. A few days ago my phone stopped working properly. It…

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Top Ten Tips for the Traveling Runner

Looking to stay fit while traveling? Running is a great travel workout to help you stay in shape while on the road. Travel fitness is a topic you don’t see…

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Top Tips for Flying Ryanair from Paris, France

Are you flying Ryanair from Paris soon? Buget airlines rules. They make traveling around Europe so mcuh cheaper than it used to be. For backpackers not using trains to get…

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Ten Things All Great Hostels Have in Common

Traveling on a budget means you will likely be staying in hostels for at least a portion of your journey. The trick to enjoying your stay is knowing how to…