Planning

Smart Ways to Use Your (Smart) Phone While Traveling

As much as we all might enjoy complaining about the absurdities of the modern phone (why does it need to be that big? What if I knock myself out when I answer a call?) they can be a very useful tool. Several useful tools, in fact. While I would never recommend that anyone rely solely on their phone for traveling, there are a number of ways in which they can make your journey easier.

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Good Morning, Sunshine: Beating Your Jetlag

Nothing is quite like that first day in a brand new, exciting location. Unless, of course, you spend it sleeping. Jetlag is the natural result of your body’s natural rhythms (circadian rhythms if we want to be fancy) which are set to the time zone in which you live. Traveling to a different time zone requires a good deal of adjustment. In order to get the most out of your trip, you will want to make that adjustment as quickly and easily as possible. Here are a few tips and tricks to help you along.

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Arranging a Travel Sabbatical

The old myth that you should travel exclusively between college and starting work is finally dying out. Many people are waking up to the fact that waiting until you have established yourself in your career can give you the security and freedom you need to achieve your travel dreams. The travel sabbatical is on the rise – and about time, too. Here are a few tips to help you arrange yours with as little fuss as possible.

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