Travel Tips

Prepare For A Trip To Scandinavia

Contemplating on a trip to Scandinavia? Whether it’s Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Iceland, or all of the above, you will quite possibly have an experience which will amaze you beyond your imagination. This dreamy, almost fairytale-like part of the world has a lot to offer. To be prepared, read up on some tips. The Best Time To Visit Scandinavia The busiest ... Read More »

How Not To Offend People In Russia

Russia is a beautiful huge country with lots of culture and history. The people are friendly and approachable, but of course, you should know about a few things that they will find offensive. Take Off Your Shoes When entering a Russian home, take off your shoes. The host will probably provide some tapochki or slippers to wear. Streets in Russia, ... Read More »

Going To Japan? Try Not To Offend Someone

The Japanese are very polite and manner-conscious so many people are somewhat scared to visit this beautiful country because they don’t want to offend someone. Japanese are actually pretty forgiving of foreigners and do not get offended by little things. However, some things cannot be overlooked. Names Add “-san” as an honorific at the end of people’s names. If you ... Read More »

Traveling To Myanmar? Here’s How To Avoid Offending Someone Part 2

With its 135 recognized ethnic groups living within its borders, Myanmar is a true mixing pot. This makes it quite easy to offend someone from a different culture. To avoid offending someone on your holiday in this amazingly beautiful country, read up on some things that the people of the country formerly known as Burma find offensive and disrespectful. Titles ... Read More »

Best Vegetarian Travel Destinations

Travelling somewhere you’ve never been sounds great, unless you are a vegetarian or vegan. The simple task of feeding can get quite complicated if you don’t know where you can eat the food of your choice, especially when the unknown is combined with a language barrier and some hard core meat-loving people. To make things easier, here are a few ... Read More »

How NOT To Experience Dublin

Dublin is one of the greatest cities in Europe, hands down. Although the people are great and friendly, totally welcoming and outgoing, there are a few things that will get them pretty mad. Unless you are a trouble maker that wants to get (quite possibly) knocked down, you should avoid these things. However, if you are in the mood to ... Read More »

Backpacking: A Fun And Safe Experience

It’s fun, it’s exciting, it’s liberating… and it can be dangerous if you don’t pay attention to what you’re doing and everything around you. Don’t be stupid, take precautions and enjoy your time backpacking through Europe while knowing that you’ve done everything to maximize your safety and well-being. Packing Pack light. Yeah, you are backpacking and it will take a ... Read More »

How To Travel To Cuba If You’re An American

As the question of what came first, the chicken or the egg, the question of Americans travelling to Cuba keeps floating over many American heads: is it legal? The truth is that it is. Cuba doesn’t prohibit Americans from travelling to Cuba. It’s actually the US government that limits the travel, because they don’t want US citizens spending money in ... Read More »