In some ways, budget travel operators have replaced a generation of independent backpackers. Obviously not everyone travels with a group luggage tag, but as companies continue to battle in an increasingly aggressive price war, group travel has become more competitive…

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Travelling is almost always guaranteed to be the best time of your life. With that being said, there’s also potential for it to be difficult should you be applying some simple tips and tricks to your trip. Here are some…

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Working in travel I take more long haul flights than most and generally in economy or ‘cattle class’ as it is often referred to. Air travel is rarely a pleasure and unlike fine wine which improves with age, with long-haul…

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There are so many reasons why I travel across the borders dotted on maps, and as many why I’m never happier when doing so. This is ultimately why I ended up working in travel. Before I first set off backpacking…

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The wonderful world of travel doesn’t come with a rule book. Well technically that isn’t strictly true as there is an endless array of guide books which cover just that, but there is so much room for interpretation, deviation and…

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