Tips & Resources

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How to prepare for a volunteer abroad experience.

Don’t let culture shock ruin your trip. Instead, use these tips.

Want to volunteer abroad but no time to travel? Here are some ways you can volunteer abroad from home.

Here’s help on planning your European backpacking route.

Want to be a travel writer? Check out these 10 publications who want your articles.

How to get paid to travel the world.

The reality of being a freelance writer.

How to immerse yourself in a culture when traveling.

How to spend 24 hours in Sevilla, Spain.

Go green with these eco-friendly hostels.

Check out these 10 must-have travel apps.

New York doesn’t have to be expensive. Check out these 10 free things to do in New York.

Not all hostels are created equal. Here are some tips on how to choose a hostel.

Backpacking? Here’s some tips on how to choose a backpack.

Missing out at home? How to explore your own city as a tourist.

Want to travel better in 2012? Read these travel resolutions.

Are you creative? Check out these 10 awesome art hotels.

Backpacking Europe…should you get a Eurail Pass?

Travel through London on a budget by doing these 10 free things to do in London.

How to make travel more social.

Learn how to plan an amazing trip on a budget.

Here are some apps to help you take photos like a pro.

Tired while traveling? Here’s how to cope.

Sydney, Australia, can be expensive. Use this list of 10 free things to do in Sydney to help make it more budget-friendly.

Learn to stop making excuses and start traveling.

Here are some tips on how to pack light.

10 alternatives to your usual hotel.

5 challenges of long-term travel and how to cope.