Archive for 'Travel Tips'

The Annual Corinthia Hotels Sale – Plan Your European Summer Vacation NOW!

Posted on 30. Jan, 2015 by .

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Corinthia Hotels are having their annual sale – book your European summer vacation now and get up to 50 % off your room rate in London, Budapest, Lisbon and more!

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Introducing my favorite new travel planning tool: Trover

Posted on 19. Jan, 2015 by .

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I have to make a confession: I am slowly but surely starting to ditch my guidebooks! I used to always travel with a guidebook, no matter if it was a 3-day weekend getaway or a yearlong backpacking trip (which turned into a somewhat indefinite journey, since what I thought would be a one-year trip is […]

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How to start travel hacking

Posted on 18. Dec, 2014 by .

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I have educated several friends on travel hacking this year, and as one of them is about to take advantage of her first free hotel stay, I thought it was time to talk about travel hacking here on Globetrottergirls as well!

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How I stay organized when I travel (plus: $100 gift card giveaway!)

Posted on 12. Dec, 2014 by .

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Being on the road all the time means I have to be as efficient as possible when it comes to packing and organizing my belongings. Here are my tips on how to stay organized, plus a $100 gift card giveaway!

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I.N.O.X.: A Swiss quality watch for travelers that is made to last

Posted on 10. Dec, 2014 by .

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‘Why aren’t you wearing a watch?’ a friend of mine asked me recently, when I had to go through my entire purse again to find my phone just to check the time, probably for the fifth time that afternoon. That got me thinking: Why am I not wearing a watch? In fact, I love watches […]

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My Holiday Gift Guide For Globetrotters

Posted on 09. Dec, 2014 by .

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Still looking for Christmas gifts for your loved ones? Have a look at my holiday gift ideas for globetrotters!

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From Europe to the U.S. on a budget airline – My experience with Norwegian Air’s 787 Dreamliner

Posted on 12. Nov, 2014 by .

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$187 for a flight from San Francisco to Stockholm? This sounds too good to be true! I tested Norwegian’s transatlantic Dreamliner Experience and was pleasantly surprised!

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My Top Five Cities To Visit In 2015

Posted on 04. Nov, 2014 by .

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Lonely Planet recently named its Top Ten Cities To Visit In 2015. While I agree with some, I don’t get why others are on the list. So I made my own list of places I think people should visit in 2015!

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Travel insurance: to buy or not to buy? A case study

Posted on 30. Oct, 2014 by .

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As most of you know, I went on trekking trip to Israel last month. Long before I boarded my flight, I got an email from the organizers of the trek telling me that I am required to buy travel insurance for this trip. ‘Really?’, I thought, ‘is it really necessary for a 4-week trip?’. I […]

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My Packing Light Challenge

Posted on 27. Oct, 2014 by .

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For my current trip to New York, I decided to challenge myself and to only bring a carry-on suitcase. See how I did – and why I did it!

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