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What To Pack For A Trip To Europe
What To Pack For A Summer- Trip To Europe

  It is not easy to figure out what to pack for a summer trip to Europe. That's why I have created this essential packing list that covers what to bring of clothes, bags, travel essentials and camera equipment.  This post contains affiliate links    Lonely Planet Europe...

How To See Madrid If You Only Got A Few Hours
How To See Madrid If You Only Got A Few Hours

On my way from Ecuador to Norway, I had a long layover in Madrid. I decided to take the opportunity to see a little bit of Madrid. I have a friend living there and planning a short itinerary with her in advance. Here is a...

5 Reasons Namibia Should Be Your Next Travel Destination

Quiver trees in the Quiver Tree Forest near Keetmanshoop, Namibia. We road tripped through Namibia for the month of March and can say, without question, that Namibia is one of the best countries we’ve been to. It’s unbelievably big, it’s unbelievably beautiful, and it’s unbelievably empty....

Summer Travel - The Ultimate Packing List
Summer Travel – The Ultimate Packing List

It is no better time to travel than during the Summer season, however, it still rains many places during the summer and it is important to pack warm clothes and not only your swimsuit. Check out the ultimate packing list for Summer travel.     Ginkago Inflatable Flamingo...

Top 8 Places to Visit in the Sacred Valley, Peru

Travel in the footsteps of the Inca in the Sacred Valley in Peru. Machu Picchu is not the only place you can visit in the Sacred Valley. There are plenty of archaeological sites around the Cusco region. Here are the top 8 places to visit...

Four Gems Of The Middle East Worth Finding

It’s an unfortunate reality that the idea of the traveling to the Middle East still fills a lot of people with trepidation. While it’s undeniable that certain regions are unsafe, there are plenty of areas all but untouched by conflict. In particular, these four cities...

What To Pack For A Spring Trip To Norway
What To Pack For A Spring Trip To Norway

It can be hard to figure out what to pack for a trip to Norway during the spring season. You can still go skiing some places and other you can sunbathe on the beach. If you are travelling all over to Norway and other countries...

Taquile Island-A Must-Visit In Titicaca, Peru

Taquile island is a long, but small island on the Peruvian side of Titicaca lake. It is 35 km from Puno and takes roughly two-three hours to get there by boat, but depending on the speed. The Taquile scenery almost reminds you of being...

11 Things You Should NOT Do When Visiting Norway
11 Things You Should NOT Do When Visiting Norway

Norwegians are known to be good skiers, love winter sports and maybe be a little reserved. Some of the things you need to know before you visit Norway is how close you should be when talking to Norwegians and stuff you should never talk about.  Here is...

Amantani
Amantani – A Must-Visit In Titicaca, Peru

Amantani is an island 2 hours from Puno. It is the largest island on the Peruvian side. There are no cars or no hotels on the Amantani. Amantani reaches 4150 meters above sea level, and by that, it shouldn't be the first place you visit unless...

Staying at Khantati Floating Island in Titicaca, Peru
Why You Should Visit Titicaca On Your Trip To Peru

Titicaca lake is on the border of Peru and Bolivia. It is also the largest lake in South America. There are 6 major islands and they all are unique in their own way.  On the Peruvian side, you can visit The Uros floating islands, Amantani and Taquile....

10 Things You Have To Do In Cusco, Peru
10 Things You Have To Do In Cusco, Peru

The old capital of the Inca empire is a must visit Peru. This historical city gained UNESCO heritage in 1983 and it is easy to understand why. Here is a list of 10 things you have to do in Cusco, Peru. 1.Do the Free...

The Ultimate Guide to Visiting Puno in Peru

Puno is located in the southeast of Peru. It is the city that is located closest to Titicaca on the Peruvian side and it is close to the Uros Islands. Puno is Almost 4000 meters above sea level (12,556 feet). Here is what to expect of Puno.  What...

Vacations That Are Going To Make You A Better Photographer

If you love photography, then travel is without a doubt the best way to offer yourself to exposure to subjects that inspire a lifetime of pictures. If you love to travel, then photography is the perfect way to capture and immortalize your favorite adventures. Whichever...

Views You’re Only Going To Get At Cape Town

It’s an incredibly popular destination among globe-trotters, but you might find that the average person has little-to-no knowledge of Cape Town. Not a single landmark, building, or draw, despite the fact it’s so incredibly full of them. That’s simply not acceptable. Beyond the vibrant culture,...

Huayna Picchu - Is It Really Worth it?
Huayna Picchu – Is It Really Worth it?

Huayna Picchu (Wayna Picchu) is the tall mountain in the background of the iconic Machu Picchu photos. It is a steep hike but a rewarding view at the top. It is called the Stairs of Death and listed one of the most dangerous hikes in...

How Can You Travel Long Term?

Many travel addicts can’t get enough of travelling and want to come up with more and more ideas of how they can travel, and what they can do to enable them to travel for longer. There are loads of great ideas out there that can...

Travel Essentials You Didn't Know You Needed
Travel Essentials You Didn’t Know You Needed

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The Best City Breaks in Europe

[caption id="attachment_21917" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Travelling to a foreign city can be refreshing [/caption] You might be someone who already lives in a city and if so, you might think that going abroad on holiday involves visiting paradisiac beaches, rural spaces and exotic places. A new trend that...

Alaska
Way up North – Places to Explore in Alaska

Winter is finally here, and there is no better place to plan your well-deserved winter escapade than the great north. Mind you, Alaska is magnificent just about any time of the year, with plenty of adventure and exploration opportunities for tourists and travellers alike. However, winter...

The Ultimate Guide To Visiting Cotopaxi National Park In Ecuador
The Ultimate Guide To Visiting Cotopaxi National Park In Ecuador

Cotopaxi national park is a free national park in Ecuador. Cotopaxi is the third highest active volcano in the world that reaches 5897 meters  (19,347 feet) above sea level. When to visit You should avoid visiting Cotopaxi during rainy months (March-April) to get the most out...

Jealous of Your Friends’ Travels? 7 Tips To Overcome Travel Envy

Travel envy can sting. You’re enjoying your morning coffee and scrolling through your social media only to see an acquaintance exploring the Italian countryside while you’re getting ready for another stressful day at work. Travel envy, like any beast, can be defeated. All you need...

23 Photos To Inspire You To Visit Peru
23 Photos To Inspire You To Visit Peru

  Peru might be one of the most interesting places you can visit. Peru is the home of one of the Seven Wonders Machu Picchu which was the Inca citadel the colonisers never found and destroyed. You can also discover the UNESCO heritage listed city Cusco...

5 Things to Look for When Buying a Camper Trailer
5 Things to Look for When Buying a Camper Trailer

Camping is embedded into the Australian culture, and while you used to be expected to rough it when in the wilderness, modern camping is more focused on comfort. For the modern family, a camping trailer is a necessity, what with all the items we need,...

travel documenting
Tips And Tricks For Documenting Your Journeys

When you embark on an exciting journey, you want to hold on to the memories of your trip. But’s all too easy to forget the little details. If you want to preserve your travelling journeys for years to come, it’s best to document as you...

Mountain rhododendron blossoming
7 Tips to Be a More Sustainable Traveler

Pink rhododendron flowers and happy young woman on summer mountainside(Ukraine, Carpathian Mountains) Travelling, unfortunately, isn’t always the most sustainable activity. But, if you’re concerned about the environment and local communities, there are plenty of things you can do to limit the effect your travels have upon...

Top 10 Things To Do In Lisbon Portugal
Top 10 Things to Do in Lisbon, Portugal

If you find yourself traveling through Lisbon, Portugal make sure you do not miss any of these main attractions to the city. Alfama View of the Alfama quarter in Lisbon Portugal / © Aubry Françon Amenomade421 (talk | contribs) The Alfama district is one of the...

Where to Eat and Drink in Cusco, Peru
Where to Eat and Drink in Cusco, Peru

Some of the best restaurants in Peru are found in Cusco. You can find anything from traditional Peruvian food, Ceviche, Italian and hamburgers. A golden tip here is to not order a huge plate. The reason is that it is hard to digest because of the...

Staying at Khantati Floating Island in Titicaca, Peru
Staying at Khantati Floating Island in Titicaca, Peru

  Khantati Island is an own island on the Uros floating Islands in Titicaca. Titicaca is a lake on the border of Peru and Bolivia. The lake is around 3800 meters above sea level and there are multiple different islands in Titicaca. The closest ones to...

How To Get The Most Out Of A Trip To Machu Picchu
How To Get The Most Out Of A Trip To Machu Picchu

Many people have Machu Picchu on their bucket list. Visiting the breathtaking Inca citadel that the Spanish conquerors never found is an incredible experience. You want it to be perfect and you don't want to regret this and that. Here are my best tips on...

What To Pack For A Winter-Trip To Europe
What To Pack For A Winter-Trip To Europe

  It is not easy to figure out what to pack for a Winter-trip to Europe. That’s why I have created this essential packing list that covers what to bring of clothes, bags, travel essentials and camera equipment. Think Berlin will be hot during Winter? Nope,...

Jeløy, Norway - The Pearl of the Oslofjord
Jeløy, Norway – The Pearl Of The Oslofjord

A 40 minutes train ride south of Oslo will leave you at a city called Moss. A charming city of roughly over 32.000 residents. This city is also my hometown.  I grew up on a half-island in Moss called Jeløy. Jeløy is known as the pearl...

Top 10 Instagram Spots in Cuba
Top 10 Instagram Spots In Cuba

An instagrammable destination has become more important for many when you choose travel destinations, especially among Millennials and Gen Z. Colourful and beautiful photos get lots of attention on Instagram. And no place is more interesting to take photos than Cuba. Cuba is fascinating, it is...

What To Pack For A Trip To Peru
What To Pack For A Trip To Peru

Peru is on the bucket list of many. Most of us have seen pictures of Machu Pichu and are generally fascinated by the Peruvian culture. It is important to know what to pack for Peru as it has varied climate and you don't want to...

10 Things To Think About Before You Move Abroad

It has never been easier to move to another country and many millennials especially decide to leave their home country behind and approach a totally different way of living. Here are 10 things to think about before you move abroad. 1. Friends Friends might be the hardest...

10 best Instagram spots in Quito.
10 Best Instagram Spots In Quito, Ecuador

You can find a lot of attractive Instagram spots in Ecuador's capital. Everything from craters, lookouts, monuments and urban city life. Here is a list of the 10 best Instagram spots in Quito. 1. Parque Itchimbia https://www.instagram.com/p/BEujWx1mOgs/?taken-by=thevikingabroad This amazing park is a perfect getaway from the busy city of Quito. It...

What To Pack For A Trip To Ecuador - For Female Travelers
What To Pack For A Trip To Ecuador – For Female Travelers

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text] Ecuador is a small country in South America.  It has four regions: Jungle, Andes, Coast and The Galapagos. This article covers an overall packing list of what you should pack for a trip to Ecuador. This post contains affiliate...

How To Prepare For A Trip To The Galapagos Islands
How To Prepare For A Trip To The Galapagos Islands

    Travelling to the Galapagos Islands is on many people's bucket list. It is a trip of a lifetime and you want it to be perfect! The Galapagos Islands are one of those unique places on the planet, with creatures you won't see any other place. It...

Tips For Travelling The Trans-Siberian Railway With The Family

Image by Kshchen via Flickr   I bet most people will agree with me that a Trans-Siberian Railway trip is one of the most popular train journeys. The railway connects Moscow with Vladivostok which is a town located in the far-east side of Russia. The Trans-Siberian railway...

What To Pack For An All-Inclusive Resort In Mexico
What To Pack For An All-Inclusive Resort In Mexico

Staying at an All Inclusive Resort in Mexico is supposed to be relaxing, but It is not easy to figure out what to pack for an all inclusive resort in Mexico. Especially, if you haven't been to one before. You might not know what's included....

How I Earned My First $200 Travel Blogging
How I Earned My First $200 Travel Blogging

You might have seen bloggers posting a post about how much they earned last month etc. I could never understand how people can earn up to $100.000 a month blogging. I soon realised it is not impossible but it requires a lot of work. You will not...

Best ways to ease your lifestyle in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi This article goes out to all the residents of Abu Dhabi to make their lives stress-free and better with the assistance of just a few apps that cover all the important aspects of a catchy lifestyle. You just have to install the following...

Moon Palace All-Inclusive in Cancun - A review
Moon Palace All-Inclusive Resort In Cancun – A Review

Moon Palace All-inclusive Resort is a part of  Palace Resorts . I got the chance to stay at Grand Resort, the newest resort of Moon Palace. And trust me, it really is a palace a huge palace, bigger than a university. You can take a bus to get...

Cycling To The Bamboo Village in Vietnam

My names Mike and I’ve been lucky enough to live in Hoi An for the past 2 months. It’s a great little place in the middle of Vietnam that I’ve fallen in love with. The culture is interesting and the food is delicious. But the...

Taking A Helicopter Tour Of Sydney In Winter

The winter in Sydney can be an excellent time of year to explore this multicultural and vibrant city so that you can explore all that is on offer without getting too hot. There is so much to see and do in the city that it...

The Most Luxurious Places to Stay in Sydney

  Generally, after a long day of business meetings and sightseeing, most people want just to put their heads on the pillows and rest. Some of those people prefer spending their time in simple and standard hotels, and some love resting in hotels that offer comfort...

Hunter Valley, Australia
Hunting Down the Best of Hunter Valley

An escape to the countryside in the oldest wine region of Australia located just 2 hours north of Sydney will see you visiting wineries, vineyards, having a taste of quality wines and gourmet food, dining at nice restaurants and having an excellent time unwinding. Here’s...

7 Breath-Taking Skiing Experiences in India

Ever dreamt of getting on a cable car and letting it take you at the top of a snow-covered mountain, looking out at acres of pure white serenity, jumping down into the fluffy white mass and just letting go with the wind in your hair...

Trinidad - A Must-Visit In Cuba
Trinidad – A Must-Visit In Cuba

  Trinidad in Cuba is one of those places you wouldn't believe existed. It is so different and unique and it really feels like you are in the 1850s. With horse transportations and bakers selling their bread from street to street and of course the iconic...

How to avoid getting bumped from a flight
A Short List On How To Avoid Getting Bumped From A Flight

The video of the man getting dragged out of the overbooked United airline flight is haunting and disturbing. No one wants to experience getting treated this way. Here are the best tips to avoid getting bumped from a flight:   1.Check in early as possible Many airlines bump...

4 Top Tips For Surviving China As A Backpacker

    China is a wonderful destination for backpackers. There are plenty of cheap hostels, delicious street food, and an exceptional train network that makes getting around the country incredibly easy. Exploring China is easy to do on a budget, too. Here are a couple of tips...

Visit Canada and fulfill your dream Canadian Bucket List
Visit Canada and fulfill your dream Canadian Bucket List

  A guest post by Priya from Travel World Guide. The year 2017 marks as Canada’s 150th birthday and in recent times a lot of interest has been generated by this country that has intrigued and allured many globe-trotters. Whatever little glimpse and knowledge of Canada they...

The ultimate list of hashtags for travelers
The Ultimate List of Hashtags for Travelers

It is hard to get seen on Instagram without using hashtags. If you already have a big following and are satisfied with that then you don't need to use many hashtags. You can use up to 30 hashtags per post and it is a good...

Old Havana - A Self Guided Walking Route With Map
Old Havana – A Self-Guided Walking Route With Map

You simply can't travel to Havana, Cuba without checking out Old Havana (Habana Vieja.) Many tourists choose to take the tourist jump-on-jump-off bus to cover the touristic sites. If you only have half-a-day to see Havana this is good enough to cover a lot in a...

7 Tips to Avoid Jet Lag
7 Tips To Avoid Jet lag

Dealing with jet lag can be challenging if you don't know how to prepare yourself. This is a list of 7 tips on how to avoid jet lag on your travels. Nothing is worse than falling asleep when you have a night out on the first...

A list of travel items to use in 2017
Essentials Travel Items For 2017

2017 is finally here! Maybe you put travel more on your new year resolution list? If you did, great! Here are some essential travel items for 2017. The best of the best! These items will make your travels a lot easier, safer, comfortable, fun and more...

top 6 things to do in Quito Ecuador The Viking Abroad
Top 6 Things To Do in Quito

This post contains affiliate links  Quito is the capital of Ecuador, located on the equator in South America. Imagine standing on the world’s highest point of the equator! Quito is 2,850 meters (9,350 ft) above sea level. This city has a lot to give, everything from UNESCO...

Mindo – Ecuadorian Cloud Forest

Mindo is in the cloud forest in Ecuador. It is only two hours from Quito. Mindo is known for its Butterflies, hummingbirds, and lush landscape . You can visit the butterfly reserve where you can feed the butterflies. If you are lucky, you can see...

How To Avoid Parasites While Travelling
How To Avoid Parasites While Travelling

Nothing is worse than ruining your vacation by being glued to the toilet or not being able to trust a fart. All I can say is, I feel you. After traveling in Africa and living in Ecuador, I have experienced parasites and stomach flu. This post...

Top 10 Reasons Why You Should Study Abroad
Top 10 Reasons Why You Should Study Abroad

We live in a time where many young people prefer to travel the world or study at university or college. If you want both, why not combine it? It has never been easier to travel or study abroad. There is so many destinations and programs to...

Isveglio - The Secret of Ecuadorian Coffee
Isveglio – The Secret of Ecuadorian Coffee

Nothing is better than drinking a coffee without being interrupted. And by that, I also mean good, quality coffee. No Starbucks, instant or fuel station coffee. I have been drinking coffee since I was 16. I started with drinking Americano with no sugar or milk....

20 Photos To Inspire You To Visit Ecuador
20 Photos To Inspire You To Visit Ecuador

  Ecuador is a small country in South America, placed on the equator. Ecuador is crossing borders with Colombia and Peru. You have probably heard of The Galapagos Islands, but did you know it was a part of Ecuador? Although, The Galapagos Islands are the most visited...

Climbing Rucu Pichincha, Quito Ecuador
Climbing Rucu Pichincha, Quito Ecuador

Last Saturday my legs were aching for hiking. My boyfriend and I couldn't find anything closer than Rucu Pichincha, which is just a couple of minutes from our apartment in Quito. The volcano is over 4696 meters above the sea! You might think that is...

20 Photos To Inspire You To Visit Australia
20 Photos to Inspire You to Visit Australia

  Ah Australia, how much I miss living in that beautiful country! As soon as I finished High School I thought about Australia almost every day. I knew it was something about that country that made me think I have to live there or at least...

How To Travel With Fibromyalgia
How to travel with Fibromyalgia

  This post contains affiliate links  I haven’t been so open about having fibromyalgia. I have had it for roughly a year and have learnt how to live with it. Fibromyalgia is a chronic illness with tenderness and muscle pains spread all over the body. The disorder is...

How To Spend 1 Day In Oslo
How To Spend 1 Day In Oslo, Norway

If you are backpacking around Europe and have limited time in Norway - This is the post to read on how to make the most out of your visit to Oslo. I usually recommend to spend three days in Oslo, Norway, however, it is possible to...

Could you live abroad?
Could you live abroad?

Always dreamed about living abroad? People might say; “Just go for it, you only live once!” But is it really that easy? In 2012 I was so tired of living in my hometown in Norway, my legs were screaming to go to another country! The...

A Comprehensive Research on The Life of Expats in Dubai

Caucasians generally from European countries, United States, North America, New Zealand, and Africa desire the executive and managerial rankings in Dubai. Several blue collars, as well as small businesses, are from the Indian subcontinent, South Asian (i.e., Pakistanis), Sri Lankans as well as Bangladeshis. There are...

7 Ways Travellers Can Make Extra Money Online

Don’t you just envy those folks who seem like they have a crap-ton of money to spend travelling to different countries? Sure, you might want to be in their shoes but you just can’t help but wonder how they’re able to sustain such an exciting...

Tips On Planning A Trip To Darwin

Darwin is a popular destination for a multitude of different travellers from business people, backpackers, single travellers, and also families as there is something in Darwin for everyone. With a lot of variety of different accommodation available, you can stay in a luxury hotel and...

Top 5 Castles Where You Can See Ghosts

A good spooky story isn't only for Halloween. If the legends are to be believed, there could be a few bumps in the night not just on 31 October, the most ghostly night of the year, but every night. To get you into the 'soul' of...