Archive for 'Travel Tips'

How to start travel hacking

Posted on 18. Dec, 2014 by .


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 .


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 .


‘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 .


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 .


$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 .


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 .


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 .


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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European Bucket List Destinations for your consideration

Posted on 20. Oct, 2014 by .


Planning a Euro Trip in 2015? Check out the three cities we think you can absolutely not miss!

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How To Plan The Perfect Cruise Vacation

Posted on 17. Oct, 2014 by .


So, you’re thinking about going on a cruise holiday? It might bring connotations of grandparents in bad Hawaiian shirts, but a voyage out at sea can be pretty exciting and eye opening, especially if you take part in the land excursions.

So, you’re thinking about going on a cruise holiday? Read our tips on how to find the perfect cruise vacation and what to consider when booking your cruise!

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