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    8 Creepy Destinations You’ll Want to Visit With a Travel Buddy

    Travelling overseas is always going to be a little nerve-wracking, so it stands to reason you might want to make the journey with a friend. That aside, some places naturally lend themselves to companionship owing to their spooky or even mystical atmosphere. Here are eight places you should definitely not visit alone. The Catacombs – […]

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    17 Moments Every Backpacker Experiences (Part 2)

    1. That feeling when you arrive after a 17 hour bus ride 2. When you start eating street food and someone asks you how the dog tastes 3. When you get fired from your job and realize you’re free to travel the world. 4. When the flight you were going to book went up in price and you […]

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    12 Moments Every Backpacker Experiences in Thailand

    1. When you encounter your first Ladyboy 2. When you encounter your first squat toilet 3. When you rent a scooter with no previous experience and use your passport as collateral 4. When you realize the food is spicier than you anticipated 5. When you pretend you can understand Thai 6. When they try to give you a bag […]

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    How to Convince Yourself to go Backpacking

    Each year, citizens of every country travel far and wide to explore and experience new cultures around the world. Their travel adventures take them to exotic destinations throughout Europe, the Caribbean, South America, Africa, Asia, North America, and many other destinations across the globe. Though some may struggle with whether or not they will leave […]

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    10 Natural Wonders in South America You Must Visit!

    South America is a huge continent, packed with great natural wonders. Check out our list this week, which features ten amazing sites, landscapes and views. Plan your next adventurous holiday to South America! 10. Atacama Desert, Chile The desert stretches for 1000 km (600 mi) across the Pacific Ocean’s coast. It is the driest desert […]

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    Best Places to Stand on the Edge of the World

    If you wish to get the best view of the surrounding landscape and countryside, sometimes you have to do a little work and hike to the top of the highest cliff or mountain. Once you get to the top, standing there will get your heart racing and make you feel alive. Here are some of the best […]

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    The secret airplane bedrooms the crew doesn’t want you to know about

    Flight attendants are humans too, and just like everyone else, they need to s̶h̶a̶g̶ sleep on long-haul flights. But where do they do the sideways dance? Most Boeing 777 and 787 airliners have a secret stairway that leads to a tiny set of windowless bedrooms for the cabin crew — and few people know they […]

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    23 Things Backpackers Love to Complain About

    1. We constantly have to justify why we are traveling the world instead of working a nine-to-five. 2. We have to sleep in dorm rooms with complete strangers who fart and snore and do the sideways dance. 3. We must use mosquito spray or risk getting malaria or dengue fever. 4. We can never make any plans because […]

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    10 Must See Outdoor Attractions in Europe

    10. Teide, Tenerife, Spain At 3,718 m (12,198 ft) tall the beautiful volcano is the highest mountain in Spain as well as on any island in the Atlantic Ocean. It is found in Teide National Park, which is protected by UNESCO and is designated as a World Heritage Site. Why go there? Visit the park, which is […]