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The 7 Best Apps For Fitness and Training

The 7 Best Apps For Fitness and Training
Getting in shape is easier than ever, thanks to mobile apps that can track every workout, log every jog, and count every calorie. Who needs the gym? These days, you can get personalized workouts and coaching right from your smartphone. Whether your idea of exercise is running marathons, hiking, or...

8 Tips For Surviving Long Layovers

8 Tips For Surviving Long Layovers
Long layovers can be seriously excruciating, but these tips will help you make the best of them. Ah, the dreaded long layover, that break between flights that seems to last forever. We can probably all agree layovers are one of the more excruciating parts of air travel. But, even though you’re...

How To Plan and Execute a Cross-Country Road Trip

How To Plan and Execute a Cross-Country Road Trip
With some simple planning, you can ensure your cross-country adventure will be the trip of a lifetime. As I write this, I am about two weeks away from my very own cross-country road trip. We will be departing from Pennsylvania, heading for the Grand Canyon, and then to Yosemite, with plenty of...

How to Save Money for Family Travel: 5 Tips for Parents

How to Save Money for Family Travel: 5 Tips for Parents
Ready to hit the road as a family? Learn how to save money before you travel with these top tips. Hitting the road as a family is one of the most rewarding types of travel. Kids will see and learn new things and have their minds opened by fresh experiences, the trip gives you all a chance to spend...

The Most Inspiring Travel Books of All Time

The Most Inspiring Travel Books of All Time
Looking for some travel inspiration to feed your wanderlust? Try reading one—or all—of these amazing travel books. Looking for your next great read? With summer upon us, it’s always good to have a stable of great books on hand for long afternoons lounging in the sunshine. Even better if those books...

Adventure For One: Solo Travel In The American Southwest

Adventure For One: Solo Travel In The American Southwest
Have you ever had the desire to travel solo but didn’t know where to begin? Patrick Gensel uses his solo road trip around the American Southwest as a template to give you the tips you need to have a great solo experience. In Desert Solitaire, Edward Abbey wrote “We need the possibility of escape as...

How to Choose the Right Travel Backpack

How to Choose the Right Travel Backpack
Learn about different features available in a travel backpack and the right times to choose a backpack for your trip.

How to Plan an International Trip

How to Plan an International Trip
Do you have big dreams of taking an international trip, but feel overwhelmed by the thought of planning? Breathe a sigh of relief and check out these great planning tips. Planning for an international trip can be a daunting experience. When I planned my first trip out of the country to Iceland, I...

5 Steps to Starting a Travel Blog

5 Steps to Starting a Travel Blog
So you’re considering starting a blog to document your travels, huh? Here’s the lowdown on where and how to begin. If you’re a frequent traveler, you may have considered starting a travel blog to share your stories, enlighten readers about other cultures, and allow friends and strangers to live...

50 Expert Travel Tips for Long Distance Flights

50 Expert Travel Tips for Long Distance Flights
When you've got more than 10 hours of flying ahead of you, it's important to plan ahead so you can make the experience as comfortable as possible.

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