Budget Travel – Does it have to be a race to the bottom?

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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How to avoid making your travel experience harder for yourself

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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Qatar Airways – Economy out and Business return (the world’s longest flight)

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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What keeps me travelling?

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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