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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How to Couch Surf

Incase you're not already aware, CouchSurfing is both a social network and a hospitality exchange website. Since its launch in 2004, the website has grown to become one of the largest online communities of travellers in the world and has 7 million members (according to CS) across 207 countries.

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5 Free Things to do in Queenstown

Located in the South Island of New Zealand, Queenstown is a stunningly beautiful town situated on the shores of Lake Wakatipu. Majestic mountains surround it, which makes for some breathtaking scenery. With so many adventure opportunities on its doorstep, Queenstown has become known as the ‘Adventure Capital of the World’.

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A Day on the Istanbul Princes’ Islands

While hitchhiking in Turkey, I had the opportunity to visit the Princes’ Islands (Adalar in Turkish)- a set of four large islands in the Sea of Marmara, about 20 kilometers southeast of Istanbul.  After moving to the city several months later, exploring these beautiful places became my favorite weekend activity. ...

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Girlfriends Getaway to Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

Beautiful Hilton Head Island, South Carolina is a barrier island tucked neatly up so closely against the South Carolina coast that it is just a short drive over a marsh-lined causeway to get there and a short drive from both Charleston and Savannah, yet a whole world away in...

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Otavalo, Ecuador

A gust of cool wind that blows through the open bus window jolts me awake. I open my eyes to an astonishing vista. The ice-blue slopes of distant glacial peaks resemble an impressionist landscape, while nearby valleys are dappled with rectangular parcels of green and gold farmland.

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Lucca: Tuscany’s Not-So-Famous Walled City

Lucca is often overlooked by travelers to Tuscany, in favour either of Pisa, 20 minutes to the west or Florence 50 minutes to the east. So much the better for those who want to escape hordes of tourists and join the locals strolling or bicycling the historic district’s narrow,...

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