23 Useful Tips For Long Haul Flights

tips for long haul flights

What are your top tips for long haul flights? I frequently get asked this question by friends, relatives and readers. It’s time I answer it here. Let’s face it: long haul flights are not fun – at least, not my idea of fun. Tight seats; poor quality food; tiny, crumped and at times dirty bathrooms; … Read more

The Complete List Of Travel Essentials For Women

travel essentials for women

This list of travel essentials for women includes all the items that a girl shouldn’t travel without. It took me years of traveling and carrying heavy backpacks to master the art of packing – and even more so the art of packing light. I always ended up packing too much and bringing stuff that I’d … Read more

A Complete Guide To Visiting The Maldives On A Budget

Maldives on a budget

Maldives on a budget. It seems like an oxymoron. Yet I can assure you it is just a matter of knowing what to look for and what to expect.  Beautiful yet surrounded by an aura of mystery; famous for the luxury resorts scattered around its many atolls (some of them pushing to become greener), the … Read more

A Completely Honest GetYourGuide Review

GetYourGuide review

This GetYourGuide review will tell you everything you must know before booking a ticket, an activity or a tour on this third party reseller site.  Let me start this post by clarifying something: I have not been paid to write this GetYourGuide review. I regularly use GetYourGuide (and other third party booking sites, if necessary) as … Read more

How To Get 9/11 Museum Tickets And Skip The Lines

9/11 Museum tickets

Getting 9/11 Museum tickets is easier than you can imagine. This post will highlight the various options available. 9/11 Museum and Memorial (or better, the National September 11 Memorial Museum) is one of the most popular attractions in New York. As you may already know, I was in New York on 9/11. Back then I … Read more

A Complete Guide To Visiting The Statue Of Liberty

visiting the Statue of Liberty

Visiting the Statue of Liberty is a must when in New York. A UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1984, this monument is an important landmark and a testimony of the past of the city and the country, a symbol of what the United States wish to represent: democracy, freedom, hope. Getting good, reliable and updated … Read more

How To Travel The World At Wholesale Rates With Genie Traveler

Genie Traveler

Genie Traveler is the new way to travel the world at wholesale rates. If you’re like me and have a passion – or rather obsession – for traveling, you’ll know that the biggest pain point is the costs involved. We all have limited funds and we want to maximize the travel opportunities we can get … Read more