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Been There, Haven’t Done That – 5 Things You Shouldn’t Miss in Taormina


Continuing our mission to inspire and inform Grown-up Travellers we present the latest in our series of articles containing ideas for alternative things to do and see in well-known destinations. We started our epic journey around the world in good old London, then covered Stockholm, Copenhagen, Berlin, Oslo, Paris, Amsterdam, Chicago and Istanbul. We then hopped over to Australia with guides to Perth, Melbourne and Sydney – before returning to Europe […]

Top tips for female travellers visiting Vietnam independently


Photo credit: via photopin cc This article was written in collaboration with Dealchecker Vietnam is a famously beautiful and vibrant destination which is relatively safe for foreign travellers who wish to explore its landscapes, history and culture. Despite integral conservatism in Vietnam’s lifestyle, women are generally well respected. However, for those females visiting independently […]

Five must-see attractions on Route 66


The legendary Route 66 is one of the greatest driving routes in the world, spanning no fewer than eight US states and taking you across the width of America from east-to-west. And if you’re travelling by car, you can make the most of it regardless of the weather forecast! First opened in 1926, Route 66 […]

Tips on aceing your Visa interview – The most important things to know


Photo credit: Ian Halsey Passport Stamps_Earlsdon_Coventry_Mar17 via photopin (license) Getting your Visa is crucial to your entire holiday traveling plans or at least a portion of your global tour schedule. While many claim that getting your Visa isn’t as hard, thing can be quite different when it comes to having your nerves and emotions work […]

Smartphone Essentials for International Travel


Planning a trip abroad? With smartphones and technology constantly changing, it can be hard to figure out your calling, texting and data options for foreign travel. Check “figure out phone stuff” off your to-do list with these cell phone tips for your next international trip. Service Options While some travelers will choose to turn on […]