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What is a Passport/Travel Document Number?

If you’re reading this article, you’re probably getting ready for your first trip and are here to double-check if everything is okay with your passport/ travel document number. As you probably know, traveling abroad requires certain rules and procedures you have to follow in terms of customs and immigration when crossing international borders and this …

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Minimalist Packing List for a Week – How to Pack Light for a Week’s Trip

Nothing can put a damper on a trip like clumsy packing and heavy luggage that you have to drag around everywhere you go. Except maybe spending a week in the same clothes because your luggage never came out from your flight! After all, what’s the worst thing that can happen if you try minimalist packing …

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17 Things not to do in Thailand to avoid trouble when visiting

Despite receiving bad reputation once in a while for debauchery at full moon parties, prostitution, and scam artists that constantly target tourists, Thailand’s tourism is still booming and the country is always part of the top 10 most visited countries in the world. The main reason for this is, of course, what Thailand has to …

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15 Common travel packing mistakes all travelers do before a trip

Traveling is a time to destress, renew relationships with your friends and family, and experience new cultures and destinations. However, travel comes with packing, a thing which, we can all agree, is not as glamorous as traveling. No matter how many times you’ve checked your suitcase and ran through your list of must-have items, it’s …

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The most common travel rip-offs and how to avoid them

Travel is not an exact science – it can be full of surprises, and mistakes are almost inevitable. With so many decisions, and so much organizing, you’re bound to fall short somewhere, but yours won’t be the only boo-boo you’ll encounter. You probably have no idea the airline will add a hefty surcharge if you …

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6 Biggest mistakes people make when visiting the Grand Canyon

Whether you actually have a travel bucket list or not, you probably heard about the Grand Canyon. It’s one of the most awe-inspiring sights in the US and in the whole world but it’s also one of the deadliest ones. There are approximately 300 search-and-rescue incidents at the Grand Canyon every year. So, in order …

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The most common tourist scams in Eastern and Central Europe and how to avoid them

Most cities in Europe are relatively safe and violent crimes are pretty unusual. In fact, the largest cities in Europe are arguably safer than most large cities in the US. However, Eastern and Central Europe are still a bit different than the western part of the Old Continent. The rapid spike of tourism in these …

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17 rookie travel mistakes all travelers do

Even the most experienced travelers make mistakes when traveling. If you want your first big overseas trip to be memorable for the right reasons by avoiding the most common rookie travel mistakes all travelers do, keep reading. I hope you will be able to learn from some of the mistakes I’ve done in the past. …

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13 common traveler scams in Southeast Asia and how to avoid them

As you might be guessing from the title, this article is about the most common traveler scams in Southeast Asia. Southeast Asia is filled with beautiful places that attract thousands of tourists every year and the region is generally safe, but just like every other touristy region in the world, there are a lot of …

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