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How To Take Great Photos of the Giant’s Causeway

How To Take Great Photos of the Giant’s Causeway

How to Photograph the Giant’s Causeway With Memorable Shots

The Giant’s Causeway is one of Ireland’s most popular and celebrated natural wonders that receives more than one million visitors annually. People come from all parts of the world to gander at and photograph this marvellous creation of nature. While this is great for the local tourism, it makes the job of the photographer that much more difficult. When there are literally a million people taking shots of a place, it is hard to create something unique! The good news is that most of the amateurs and even some pros are not fully aware regarding how to photograph the Giant’s Causeway properly, because in spite of its grandeur, it doesn’t have the ideal conditions for photography, unless the photographer is prepared beforehand. In case you are planning a trip to the Antrim Coast anytime soon, here are a few tips that might just help your shots of the Causeway stand out from the rest.

August 12, 2018 | By More
First-Timer’s Essential Guide To Turks and Caicos

First-Timer’s Essential Guide To Turks and Caicos

What was a sleepy remote archipelago 20 years ago, is now an ultra chic island destination with dozens of luxury beachfront properties built to compliment the island topography and to offer the best in island lifestyles.

Because of our in-depth experience on this beautiful island, Expedia.com asked us to share our tips on making the most of a trip. Take a deep breath and relax, you are about to be soothed and pampered, and will surely fall in love with the many charms of the Turks and Caicos Islands.

August 10, 2018 | By More
The Art of Finding Good Online Travel Deals Revealed

The Art of Finding Good Online Travel Deals Revealed

Tried and True Strategies For Finding The Best Travel Deals

If you would like to make sure that you are able to travel on a budget and afford all the tours you want to take, without being stuck in a shabby hostel or motel, you need to learn the art of finding good deals online. There are many large companies all offering to get you the best deals, and some of them even offer a price guarantee, but – at the end of the day – not all deals are listed online. Below you will find a few tips for making your holiday money take you further.

August 9, 2018 | By More
Indonesian Insights – How To Avoid Tourist Traps in Bali

Indonesian Insights – How To Avoid Tourist Traps in Bali

Indonesian Insights – How To Avoid the Tourist Scams You’ll Encounter in Bali

Bali has been attracting tourists to its shores as it offers a great climate, low cost of living, a stunning coastline, world-class surf spots and an abundance of cultural sites to explore. This little Indonesian island is a mecca for tourists from across the globe. As well as being easy on the eye, the Balinese are a friendly, warm and welcoming people and their kindness has kept people returning to the island over and over again. But there are a few cautions you need to be aware of.

August 3, 2018 | By More
Guide to Drone Photography at the World’s Best Places

Guide to Drone Photography at the World’s Best Places

Best Spots in the World For Unforgettable Aerial Photography, so Bring Your Drone!

Most photographers agree that drones are the next best thing that happened since the invention of the photographic flash. With such a gizmo, anyone can take memorable vacation pictures regardless of their experience and skill.

Still, thinking about taking your drone for a spin while on holiday is one thing, while getting that one special shot your social media account is yearning for is an entirely different story. But a picture is worth more than a thousand words and talk is cheap. Here are some of the best places in the world to take unforgettable pics.

July 27, 2018 | By More
Guide To Making a Claim When Injured on Vacation

Guide To Making a Claim When Injured on Vacation

When should you make a claim when injured on holiday? We have answers.

A life that is well travelled is something most of us now yearn for. Many of us want to fill our days with luxuries like faraway experiences, exotic places and new locations and experiences. With travel though comes risks, and with risks of falling ill or getting injured, comes the potential to lose time and money in your day to day life.

July 26, 2018 | By More
Strategies For Planning A Stress-Free Family Vacation

Strategies For Planning A Stress-Free Family Vacation

It’s possible to have a stress-free and relaxing family vacation if you’re smart about how you go about planning your travel adventures. What you don’t want to do is wing it and attempt to come up with ideas for where you should go and excursions you desire to participate in on the fly. This is your chance to get away from your daily responsibilities and truly bond with the ones you love.

June 28, 2018 | By More
Best Ways to Capture Your Vacation Memories

Best Ways to Capture Your Vacation Memories

How to capture your vacation mements for lasting memories

Do you often wish that you could relieve your vacation or a memorable break that you had, other than through daydreaming about your time away? All of us are guilty of going on a trip that is either life changing or memorable, without taking the time to write down or keep track of any experiences that we have, or emotions that this brings out in us. There is a range of inventive and exciting ways that you can keep your vacation memories alive so that you can enjoy them once you get back home. From keeping a scrapbook to displaying your photos or even making the most of social media, try out these unusual ways to keep and capture your vacation memories.

June 27, 2018 | By More
Essential Rules For A Successful Road Trip

Essential Rules For A Successful Road Trip

Essential Rules for a Successful Road Trip

Whether it’s with family, a spouse, or a small group of friends, adventures await and great memories made whenever we go on a road trip with others. From the coast of California to the mountains of central Europe to the steppes of Asia and beyond, there are no shortage of breathtaking landscapes for a group of explorers to traverse by motor vehicle. Scattered across the map – a series of cities, sights, and historical landmarks enriching the journey along the way – not to mention one or two chintzy tourist traps for grins and giggles.

June 25, 2018 | By More
5 Overlooked Key West Activities For Your Next Visit

5 Overlooked Key West Activities For Your Next Visit

5 Overlooked Activities in Key West that Beat a Day on the Beach, Hands Down

What do people DO in Key West, an almost-middle-of-nowhere town? They unwind on white sandy beaches. They go deep sea fishing. They eat their weight in delicious food and enjoy strolling through unique boutiques. They look for signs of Jimmy Buffett or feel like Hemingway’s spirit is still lounging about. Here’s the thing: there’s a lot more to Key West than what you’ve probably heard. These five less-than-common activities are must-dos when you visit this little slice of Old Florida:

June 18, 2018 | By More
Finding The Quiet Side of Venice During Peak Season

Finding The Quiet Side of Venice During Peak Season

How to Find the Quiet Side of Venice during Peak Summer Tourist Season

Venice is visited by over 20 million tourists every year. Most of them visit for just a day or two. With such a short trip, they are only able to see the compulsory first-time attractions; San Marco, Doges Palace, Rialto, and shops and restaurant cafes nearby fall in line with the must-sees. However, these places experience extreme crowding throughout the year, and especially during summer. If you are one wanting to avoid such crowds, and still want to experience Venice in all its splendor, read on.

June 7, 2018 | By More
How To Get The Most From Your Grand Canyon Visit

How To Get The Most From Your Grand Canyon Visit

How to Get The Most Out of Visiting the Grand Canyon

he Grand Canyon is one of the rare places that lives up to—and beyond—its reputation. Truly awe-inspiring, it’s an absolute must for anyone to visit. However, before you go on the journey, know that it’s best if you have your own form of transportation rather than going with a preplanned tour.

June 6, 2018 | By More
Tips For Managing Your Finances While Traveling

Tips For Managing Your Finances While Traveling

Tips to Automate Your Finances While You Travel

When you are a travel enthusiast, you don’t want to ruin a great vacation with thoughts about money. In fact, it would be inappropriate to travel when your finances are not sorted out. The rise of technology has brought several utilities that can be very helpful to travelers as far as managing their money is concerned.

May 31, 2018 | By More
Safety Gear For Traveling With Your Service Dog

Safety Gear For Traveling With Your Service Dog

Safety Gear for Your Travelling Service Dog

Our service and companion animals do all they can to keep us safe and enjoying life. They are often frequent flyers just as we are and you need to pack some additional items to keep them safe and happy. This article will go over a few items that put your dog’s safety front and center when you go on holidays.

May 29, 2018 | By More
5 Snoring Solutions For Tired Travelers

5 Snoring Solutions For Tired Travelers

5 Snoring Solutions for Tired Travelers – Get a Good Night Sleep Even While on Vacation

A tired traveller may not be bothered by his or her snoring problem, but ask their travelling partners and prepare to be bombarded by a series of complaints. In some cases, when the situation is really bad, travellers themselves fall prey to their own snoring problem. But snoring is natural and at the end of the day, it’s a common human condition. Sure, it’s irritating but aren’t there a lot of human habits that are irksome?

May 23, 2018 | By More
How To Travel as a Group and Return Better Friends Than Ever

How To Travel as a Group and Return Better Friends Than Ever

How to Travel Successfully as a Group – Tips To Ease The Stress

Managing a trip with a group of friends is a bit of a challenge. Making sure everyone’s needs, desires and whims are accounted for can be a stressful endeavor. However, it’s possible to have a great time together when everyone is on the same page. Having adaptable plans and using smartphone technology helps keep all the travelers in the loop.

Here are some suggestions about how to travel successfully together and return better friends than ever.

May 18, 2018 | By More
12 Fantastic Backpacker Gadgets for 2018 That You Can’t Do Without

12 Fantastic Backpacker Gadgets for 2018 That You Can’t Do Without

New Backpacker Gadgets for 2018 that You Can’t-Do Without

2017 was a great year for the small-scale tech industry. The year saw a ton of start-ups putting forward their fun ideas, crowdfunding it, and delivering a masterpiece. This article lists a number of tech devices that you would never have thought you’d need before, and it all fits in the convenience of your backpack! If you are an adventurer planning your next trip, these gadgets will make your travel a lot easier.

May 14, 2018 | By More
5 Reasons You’ll Fall in Love with Albuquerque

5 Reasons You’ll Fall in Love with Albuquerque

5 Reasons You’ll Fall in Love with Albuquerque, New Mexico

It’s easy to fall in love with old town Albuquerque. The city is rich with both modern and older arts from the murals downtown to the rock art you’ll find at the Petroglyph National Monument. If you’re the adventurous type, you can go explore the remains of dormant volcanoes or simply enjoy the scenery and expansive landscapes. With a total population of about half a million residents, the city offers lots of attractions from Latin dance halls to microbreweries.

May 11, 2018 | By More
How To Conquer New York City on a Limited Budget

How To Conquer New York City on a Limited Budget

Who Said New York and a Limited Budget Can’t Gel Well?

Um, a whole lot of people believe that. I keep refuting their strongly held notions about how expensive New York City is, but most of the time in vain. The Big Apple is notoriously expensive in all its glory, but with a few insider tips about how to tour New York City on a limited budget, you’ll see the best for a lot less. Just a little research can come in handy if you want to explore NYC on a budget.

April 30, 2018 | By More