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Wanting to begin a life of travel or simply looking for travel tips to use on your next vacation? Either way, the information below should assist with planning a trip, travelling on a budget and saving money, keeping safe, packing and most importantly improving your overall travel experience.

Travelling is meant to be enjoyable so use the travel tips I’ve learnt to ensure you have the best time.

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This is an iconic place to get a photo in Cape Town with Table Mountain in the background

Safety in Cape Town – Is Cape Town safe for tourists?

With around 4.5 million people, Cape Town is the second largest city by population in South Africa. However, the safety in Cape Town has held a bad rap for being crime-ridden and unsafe for tourists for many years. But is that true? Today I want to share my thoughts on ...
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views overlooking the city of Cape Town in South Africa

Travelling to Cape Town – A Quick Introduction To The City

Travelling to Cape Town is a backpackers and travel adventurers dream and one of my most enjoyable destinations. It has a wild side that allows you to swim with Great White sharks, go fishing for tuna 50km off shore, plenty of rugged hiking paths to enjoy and wildlife that is ...
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An evening sunrise hidden by light cloud cover over the city of Old Town in Baku

Old Town Baku City – A Fascinating Insight Into The Capital Of Azerbaijan

Baku city is the Azerbaijan capital and largest found in the country. The city first became popular after an oil boom in the 19th century. Before this, during the medieval ages, Baku was not the huge capital city it is now, however, it was still an important city because of ...
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Brodie from Aussieinwanderlust standing at the Cliffs of Moher in Ireland

Best Places to Visit in Ireland – Add These to Create a Charming Road Trip

Let’s discuss the best places to visit in Ireland in some detail so you can plan an epic road trip or tour around one of my favourite countries in Europe. When visiting Ireland you’re sure to quickly notice there are many beautiful cities in Ireland to visit and some truly ...
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The St Patricks Cathedral in Dublin, Ireland

Unusual Things To Do In Dublin – Escape The Tourist Bubble And See Something Different

When it comes to travelling much of the time we want to see the main attractions of a city or country. When we head to Paris visiting the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre Museum are included on most peoples must-see list, with good reason of course. The same thing occurs ...
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Travelling on a fishing boat in the Mediterranean Sea with blue sky overhead

Spend a memorable day on a boat charter in Barcelona – Plus how you can do it without breaking the budget

It’s no secret that Barcelona has a gorgeous coastline and matching climate that enables and encourages both locals and tourists to be outside more than undercover. The culture in Spain is one of sharing, socialising and relaxing and the beaches in Barcelona, especially from March through to the end of ...
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clourful houses in one of the towns along the Cinque Terre in Italy, Europe

15 Cheap Vacation Locations Around the World – The First Will Surprise You

Today, people base the quality of a product or experience in relation to the price. If it’s expensive, it’s assumed to be of higher quality, and vice versa. However, that’s not always true, especially when it comes to a travel experience. Your vacation is certainly an experience but that doesn’t ...
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An empty brown wallet with no money in it

52 Travel Saving Tips That Will Save You Money – Number 44 Is Genius

Many people simply aren’t content to just stay in their home town these days. Its official, we love to travel and see the world nowadays, but with that often comes an expensive price. Even the cheapest locations seem to have huge price tags, and it may seem impossible to consolidate ...
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One of the entries to Death Valley National Park with a large sign on the side of the road

Death Valley National Park – The complete travel itinerary for your visit

Despite its name, Death Valley National Park in California is far more than just a barren swath of the desert. In fact, it’s one of the most unique national parks in the United States famous for its one-of-a-kind geologic features, otherworldly landscapes, and scorching heat. (The highest temperature recorded at ...
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a golden world globe on top of a wooden table with a finger pointing at a travel location

A Fun Holiday That’s Still Relaxing: Can It Be Done?

Feeling like you need to relax and bring everything back into balance after a recent bout of stress or business? A chance to kick back, relax and totally unwind is always going to be well-received, and we all need a break from the everyday stresses at times. A peaceful holiday ...
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