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Do You Change How You Speak When You Travel?

Do you find yourself changing how you speak when you travel? Do you use simpler words? Avoid slang? Do you pick up local words and phrases and bring them home? Five travel bloggers share how travel changes their language.

What Extras to Pack for Your First Time Staying in a Hostel

What to pack for your first time staying in a hostel

Hostels are great ways to make any trip more affordable. I mean, you can’t beat a clean bed, ensuite, and breakfast for $30/night can you? But staying in a hostel means there are a few extra things I need to pack. Find out what they are.

My Best (and Worst) Travel Moments of 2017

Best and Worst of 2017

Globally, 2017 has been a bit of a dumpster fire but personally it’s been a pretty good year. Especially when it comes to travel. I got to visit four new countries, met great new people, and had some amazing experiences I’ll never forget. So I thought I’d share some of my favourite moments with you.

I Was So Hungry, I Ate a Horse

You know that saying, “I was so hungry, I could eat a horse.” Well, I was. And I did. During my time in Slovenia actually. And no, it wasn’t that weird. Yes, I would eat horse meat again.

Island Hopping in Malta

Accidental Island Hopping in Malta

“I’m trying to get to Comino.” “You can get there from Gozo.” “I don’t have a ticket. I need a ticket.” “It’s ok. Just go, the gate is closing. Go.”...

How to pack the perfect carry on bag

Packing the Perfect Long-Haul Carry On Bag

Whether you go carry-on only or you check a bag, if you’re taking a long haul flight you’re also going to want a smaller cabin bag to tote all your in-flight essentia...

Christmas in Newfoundland

Christmas is a wonderful time right across Canada, but Christmas in Newfoundland is something extra special. Here in Newfoundland and Labrador we’ve got a few things th...

Dragons in Ljubljana

How Ljubljana Became the Dragon City

Before Khaleesi laid waste to Lannister soldiers on Game of Thrones, Ljubljana had its own dragons. Between Dragon Bridge in the city centre and the city flag, to the man...

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    • Having a Game of Thrones moment in Mdina Malta Expecting
    • I love trying local things when I travel I heard
    • When you get a whole town all to yourself
    • 7C and a little snowy here in St Johns todayso
    • althotel in St Johns is tapped into that Instagram selfie
    • Got my first real taste of Montreal bagels at stviateurbagel