best air fares for airline tickets

How to get the best air fares: tips & tricks to fly cheaper

To get the best deal, be flexible with your trip arrangements. The greatest bargains may be available only on specific days of the week or times of the day. After you’ve received an airfare quotation, ask the bookings agent whether you might save some money by modifying your departure time or traveling on another date entirely. Alternatively, you can ask the agent what is the cheapest flight they propose and what you need to do to be on it. Look for plane tickets in advance to get the best air fares As much as possible, plan your trip in advance. …

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Post-vaccination travel safety guide

Post-vaccination travel safety guide

After being stuck inside for almost a full year because of the pandemic, we’re all itching to travel. Whether you’re someone who loves going overseas or you want to see your friend who lives in another state, I bet you can’t wait to get on a plane and travel. While many states are opening back up, you might begin making plans to start traveling as soon as possible. However, the pandemic isn’t over yet, so post-vaccination travel comes with certain precautions. Many people are vaccinated now. However, there are still dangers. Unfortunately, being vaccinated doesn’t mean you’re 100% protected from …

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old travel photos

5 creative ideas on how to use your old travel photos

Traveling is the best time to try out your love for photography. Whether you’re taking a trip to the beach or backpacking across the mountains, you’re sure to take your camera along with you to catch those aesthetic moments and make some permanent memories. But what do you do with all those extra photos after your trip ends and posting on Snapchat and Instagram stories just isn’t an option anymore? You probably have your old travel photos taking up the storage space in your phone, or printed up as yellowing polaroids stacked inside an old shoebox in your closet. But …

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SafetyWing travel insurance sailing

Why we chose SafetyWing travel insurance to go sailing during the pandemic

As you probably know by now, last year my husband and I finally made one of our biggest dreams come true: we bought a sailboat to sail the Mediterranean. As we were doing this in a sabbatical year, we needed coverage in case one of us got sick or our adventure turned into a misadventure. And, after comparing several options, we ended up getting SafetyWing travel insurance. SafetyWing Travel Insurance by nomads for nomads Our plan was to go to the South of France on 1 February 2020 to start looking for the boat. Then, once we got the boat, …

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photo backup services compared

Photo backup: why you need it & which service is best

In the past, individuals stored images in photo albums, which served them well for many years. These were small gadgets that could be placed on coffee tables and shared with a large number of people. The possibilities for sharing images have evolved tremendously over time, and they will almost certainly continue to do so if technological wizards have anything to say about it. Memory cards, personal computers, and the internet with plenty of photo backup services are some of the technologies that individuals choose to store their photographs safely. People now tend to choose the going online because many of …

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become a travel blogger

How to become a travel blogger

There are many reasons why one would want to become a travel blogger. There are many who are dreaming about this after admiring the beautifully curated Instagram feeds showcasing an almost surreal lifestyle. Others just want to share their own experiences in the hope of helping other travelers save time with planning their trips or avoiding the same mistakes they did. And, while they’re at it, maybe earn some money to put aside for their next vacations. And last, but not least, there are those who see it solely as a business opportunity. If you’re thinking about it, I strongly …

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essentials to pack

Stylish essentials that can fit in any carry-on

Packing a carry-on for travels always seems daunting. There are so many things we consider essentials that we want to bring but such little space! How do you stay stylish on your trip while utilizing the little space available on a carry-on? The key to this is outfit planning! This will save you energy, time, and money on your trip. Packing smart and light requires a few principles and tips to avoid inconveniences and ensure travel efficiency such as… Get to choose the right suitcase to fit everything you need for the trip Investing in multipurpose items is always ideal …

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