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Haven’t been to Cornwall yet? You’ve been missing out

If you haven’t yet heard, everyone has been heading to Cornwall recently. I wanted to learn why this place seems to be all anyone is talking about, particularly for people who need a quick get away or want to travel with kids while keeping the stress levels low. One of the great things about Cornwall is that it’s such an accessible holiday destination in the UK. You can easily combine the trip with lots of breaks to explore the area and grab snacks, making it far less stressful compared with dealing with the airport. And once you’re in Cornwall, the fun (and relaxation begins) life moves slower here, and everyone is in holiday mode, meaning you can leave work behind and focus on enjoying your surroundings. Cornwall is also a great place to go if you’re looking for a nice warm destination. It has a sub tropical climate, meaning you’ll…

3 Must-Try Activities When Traveling Alone in Singapore

One of the best travel destinations in Asia is Singapore. This modern city has a lot to offer to visitors of all ages. There is nothing to regret once you choose this amazing country as your travel destination. Spending your vacation here will certainly be one for the books. The highly developed and economically stable country of Singapore is also one of the safest places to travel alone. If you are planning to go on a trip on your own, then it is best to plan your getaway here ahead of time. Just make sure that you have a travel insurance in Singapore to protect yourself no matter what happens during your stay there. It will make you secured even when you are away from home. In fact, there is nothing to worry about being alone in this interesting country because there are tons of things you can see and do while…

The Challenge Of Leaving Home

If you feel that it is probably time to leave home, it would first be a good idea to make sure that you know what to expect. As it happens, there are many things that you should consider before you actually take the leap. Most people find that it is quite surprising how much responsibility you suddenly have when you leave home, so it is a good idea to prepare yourself as well as you can. If you really think it is time to leave home, you should do everything you can to make the most of it, and to take small sensible steps. Let’s take a look at some of the things you should seriously think about if you are planning on leaving home. Are You Ready? Before you leave, you should make sure that you are really willing to do so. Although most parents would agree to take…

How To Travel With Ease When You’re Not A Fan Of Flying

Being fearful of flying can be a constant drag. Not only does the prospect of being propelled into the air fill you with dread, you feel like kicking yourself from holding yourself back. When there are so many incredible places to travel to and so many spots on earth that you’re dying to see, it can often feel like a never-ending battle. But, there is a chance that you’ll be able to get through your next flight, and many more after that, with ease (or at least with a lot less drama). To see if you can finally make it happen, here are a few ideas to help you. Allow Yourself Plenty Of Time To keep yourself as calm as possible, you’re going to want to make the entire flying process as easy as possible. That can often be easier said than done. But, if you’re serious about getting through…

How Solo Female Travelers Can Stay Safe in the Caribbean

Safety is one of the biggest concerns for solo females in the Caribbean. For a start, the islands can be dangerous with regular reports of robberies and rape. This can make it a daunting place to visit, especially if you’re on your own and don’t have anyone to turn to for help. But, you shouldn’t let this stop you for from having a budget or luxurious Caribbean vacation. After all, there are so many different activities to enjoy on the various islands that skipping it could be missing an opportunity of a lifetime. This article describes how you can make sure you stay safe when visiting the Caribbean as a solo traveler. The Safest Places to Visit in the Caribbean: Aruba is a popular destination for solo travelers who want to take part in water sports. This tiny Dutch island is one of the safest in the entire Caribbean and…

It’s All Green Ahead: Getting Eco-Friendly With Your Driving

A growing concern for climate change has caused many car companies and governments across the world to tackle the pollution caused by road vehicles. Going green is the way of the future and getting involved now could give you a headstart, as well saving you money on various road taxes and charges. Here are just a few ways that you can make the change. Buy an electric vehicle Electric vehicles come with all kinds of advantages. They’re exempt from tax, often have lower insurance rates and charging up is likely to cost less than fuel consumption. Electric vehicles are largely suitable for the city as they don’t quite have the range yet to pull of long distance trips. You don’t have to buy a car – you can get an electric scooter allowing you to negotiate smaller roads more easily.  Urban areas may also offer various electric vehicle perks such…

Why Rome should be your next family getaway

When booking a family holiday, it’s usually beaches, waterparks and woodland camping than spring to mind, but you and your family are missing out on a world of adventure with city breaks – in particular, a place like Rome. Rich in culture, steeped in history, and packed with attractions to suit every age range, how could you possibly resist this charming city at the heart of Italy? If you still need a few more reasons why Rome is perfect for families though, read on… The Italians love kids Rome is a fantastic environment for children. Vibrant, warm and welcoming to families, the Italians love children, and you’ll never find a restaurant that looks down on a baby crying or a toddler talking to the waiting staff. There’s a multitude of family-friendly hotels with a wide variety of facilities to suit all budgets, but the best part is their location. You’ll…

12 travel hacks to make flying with your family an enjoyable experience

If you’ve ever flown near a baby or small child, you’ll know why this is considered to be one of the worst flight experiences for many passengers. Few people are excited to find that they’ll be seated next to a toddler or baby, and this can cause anxiety in a lot of parents when they need to travel with their family. Luckily, Schofields have put together a list of excellent tips to make flying with kids a positive experience for all involved. Get your seats sorted Ideally, it makes sense to fly with an airline that will allow you to pre-book your seats. There are a number of websites that will give you the low down about the best seats on the plane for your situation- whether you need extra legroom, want to be seated near the bathrooms, or plan to be first off as soon as the plane lands.…

The accessories you need for your next vacation

Whether you’ve already got your next vacation booked, or you’re planning your trip soon, it’s likely that you’ll soon begin considering the things you’ll need to take with you. Sometimes packing can be the most difficult part of your vacation, since it’s easy to wonder if you’ve got the right things, or if you’re under or overpacking. Luckily, there are a few accessories you can purchase to ensure your vacation goes smoothly, and here are a few of the best: A phone case If you’re still walking around with your phone and haven’t yet purchased a case, you’re playing with fire. All it takes is a little bit of water, or a small drop and you’ll be overseas without any phone, which is a bad place to be. www.casehaven.com.au cases are crucial if you’re travelling, since it’s likely that you’ll be using your phone to keep in touch with friends and family…

Best Beach Destinations Around the World

Is the cold weather wearing you down a little? Are you dreaming of a beach holiday? I know I am! For me, nothing compares to laying on some gorgeous white sand, reading a book, cocktail nearby while hearing the sounds of the waves crashing onto the shore. If you’re dreaming of better weather and white sand beaches, I’ve got some inspiration for you for your next beach holiday. Koh Phi Phi Thailand This area of Thailand was made more famous by the movie The Beach and the truth is, it’s paradise. Here you’ll find silky white sand, aqua water so clear you can see tiny fish dancing below the water and an abundance of cheap, delicious Thai food. Thailand is also famous for cheap – like $5 per hour – massages and warm smiles, making it a wonderful beach holiday destination. Koh Phi Phi is a relatively small island, but…

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