A Weekend in Prague

I’d long been dreaming of traveling to Prague, and while hitchhiking through Central Europe, I was presented with the perfect opportunity.  After catching a not-so-quick ride out of Vienna, I headed north to the Czech Republic.  I’ll never forget the final leg into the outskirts of the city: a genuinely...

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7 Lucky but Unlikely Things Every Backpacker Should Pack

Rain, hail or shine there are a few essential things that every backpacker should make sure they have thrown in their bag before leaving. There’s something different and exciting and unique about backpacking. It’s a certain kind of travelling; for the brave, for the free-spirited, and, I’m afraid to say,...

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Sharjah, Dubai's Lesser Known Sister

Sharjah is the third largest of the Emirates and right next door to the more famous Dubai. There are no border controls or passport checks between the two. You can easily travel from one to the other by taxi, car or, more interesting, local bus.

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Why Choose a Bed and Breakfast Location?

Hotels of all shapes, sizes, and price ranges exist all over the world. You can have privacy, room service, an amazing array of amenities, and the convenience of never having to clean your room. Restaurants, shops, tours, transportation are all available right outside the lobby door, so why in the...

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Be Surprised by Downtown Miami

For several years I have spent part of the year in Miami, which means, that I have had a chance to explore my ‘second home town’ up, down and across. I also meet a lot of people who come to Miami for the first time and all they think about...

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Boating on Canada’s Rideau Canal

The joy of a boating holiday on the waterway linking my hometown of Kingston, Ontario and Ottawa, Canada’s capital city has long been a well-kept local secret. Now that the Rideau Canal is an UNESCO World Heritage site you would think that the word would be out, but our five-day...

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Road Tripping from Queenstown to Franz Josef

There are so many options when it comes to taking a road trip through New Zealand and the best part about the country is that you can get around very easily. One of my favorite trips is the drive from Queenstown to Franz Josef through the West Coast of the...

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How to get from England to France for Free

If someone told you that you could get from England to France for free, you'd probably laugh and tell them that it was impossible. That is exactly what I would have done several years ago. In fact, I even tried and failed.

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How to Cruise as Cheaply as Possible

Years and years ago, cruising was only for the rich and famous. Sumptuously furnished ocean liners traversed the oceans of the world and gorgeously dressed, wealthy individuals sipped champagne and mulled over how best to spend their millions. Not so much anymore.

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Music is in the Air in Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg, located on the northern rim of the Alps is a delight to visit in summer as well as in winter. Maybe there really is something in the air because for many centuries Salzburg is famous for her castles, monuments, parks, and… artists.

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