Tag: travel

6 Classic Travel Habits We Need to Bring Back

“Classic”. The word is used to denote a time gone by, a way of doing things that we recognize as ideal. Classic literature, classic rock, classic movies. Not that modern things are bad, of course. But despite any new and shiny arrivals, we all know that the classics are king. It can take some effort to bring back an old habit… But here are a few travel traditions that I think we’d all like to see returned.

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How to Best Annoy Your Cabin Crew

While many travelers want to behave nicely to the people who take care of them during their flights, there are those who would rather forge their own path. Those who know best, and who need their own way to be done no matter what. These are the people who will want to be as infuriating as possible to their cabin crew. But how can you make sure you’re doing all you can to reach your goals? Here is a handy and comprehensive list of activities to ensure effective and efficient irritation of your flight crew during the time you have available. From boarding to landing, we’ve got it covered.

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Choosing the Right Transport for Your Travels

Planes, trains, and automobiles (and a few more options besides.) How do you know which form of transport to pick? And when? You might be heading to the airport, traveling between remote locations, or looking for the most scenic route. There will almost always be more than one type of transport that you need to consider. Here are a few tips to help you choose which mode(s) of transport will be right for you.

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6 Habits to Leave Behind While Traveling

Traveling can be one of the most amazing privileges a person can experience. But it comes with its own challenges, too. You will be meeting new people, trying new things, immersing yourself in new cultures. Perhaps you have already decided to keep an open mind while you’re off on your adventures, but you may find your day-to-day habits catching you up and making things more difficult than they need to be. You can ease your way by preparing to leave some of these ingrained habits behind along with the instructions for your house-sitter.

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Dealing With Dietary Restrictions While Traveling

Culinary adventures can be the best part of a trip. From the things you eat to the way you eat them, anything can be a new experience, and everything can be fun – unless it isn’t. Upon arrival, you find out that no-one in the country you’re visiting has ever heard of your dietary restriction. Your vegan lifestyle is challenged when you learn that every single local dish appears to have meat in it. The ingredients in this soup could be life threatening… if only you could read the label! Here are some tips and tricks for dealing with dietary restrictions while traveling.

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Popular Destinations: Avoiding the Clichés

So you’ve only got a day/week/fortnight at your destination, and all the guide books have told you the same thing. You must go see this gallery! Your trip just isn’t complete without this boat ride! You can only really say you’ve arrived once you’ve been to this temple! It’s what everyone does, they assure you, and you shudder. There must be something else, some experience you can choose because you know you will like it, and not to check some kind of box. Well, you can – and here are a few suggestions on how to go about it.

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