Category Archives: Leisure Travel

Travel Like the Pros Do: Summer Travel Itineraries

Summer is finally here! Now what? With so many places to travel and so little time, trying to create an itinerary that perfectly fits your budget, goals, and interests can be extremely daunting. So, I called in some reinforcements and had some of my favorite travel bloggers submit their top summer travel destinations. Each blogger’s suggestion has been turned into an end-to-end itinerary using the itinerary creation tool, TRAVO. Click each city name to find more details about their activities and see which flights and hotels will work for you. For more information on each blogger, simply click their name and blog to be taken to their homepage. Now, it’s time to travel like the pros and make the most of your summer! Continue reading Travel Like the Pros Do: Summer Travel Itineraries

How to Travel On A Budget

Traveling is so expensive that is easy to feel like vacation is an indulgence that you cannot afford. We are here to tell that it doesn’t have to be that way! Combine these tips for traveling on a budget with some of our tips for earning money while traveling and start exploring with more freedom than ever before. Continue reading How to Travel On A Budget

Earning Money While Traveling Abroad

Every morning, I wake up and scroll through my Instagram and Tumblr feeds and am bombarded with images of countries I want to explore, and foods I want to try. I have the heart of a traveler with a serious case of wanderlust, but the bank account of a 23 year old with a serious case of budgeting problems. Would be travelers around the world are faced with the same problem as me, but no more! Never miss out on another adventure with the following ways to earn money while traveling. Continue reading Earning Money While Traveling Abroad

Tips for Eating Street Food Abroad

For countries throughout the world, eating street food is one of the best ways to experience local culture and immerse yourself in another country. Many local vendors have done their best to accommodate the influx of tourists and foreign diners by adopting cleaner cooking practices. However, it is dangerous to get too comfortable when eating abroad and you should always proceed with caution to avoid spending a couple days sick and bedridden. Here are some tips for eating street food abroad and avoid getting sick. Continue reading Tips for Eating Street Food Abroad

Best 4th of July Fireworks

‘Tis the season…to feel patriotic! This year, we are lucky enough that the Fourth of July falls on a Monday giving us the perfect opportunity to pack our bags and have an impromptu 3-day weekend. Below is a list of our top 7 firework shows around the country. Click any of the links below to instantly generate a TRAVO itinerary. Continue reading Best 4th of July Fireworks

Absolutely Essential International Travel Apps

Preparing for international travel is a journey in and of itself. Between packing, learning key phrases, converting foreign currency, and keeping in touch with loved ones, it’s a wonder that travelers are even able survive the trip itself. Luckily, app developers have created these 6 international travel apps to help travelers focus on the destination, rather than the grueling journey. Combine this list of international travel apps with our list of essential apps to have an effortless and enjoyable travel experience. Continue reading Absolutely Essential International Travel Apps

Travel Apps Every Traveler Should Download

As smartphones continue to get smarter, travelers are increasingly reliant on them to get from point A to point B. This has caused a recent influx of apps that provide a much needed solution for a common travel pain. While this seemingly endless supply of apps is revolutionary, there are some that rise above. Below are the top 7 travel apps that help travelers get the most bang for their buck. For those who are traveling abroad, nearly all of these apps should be used in tandem with our list of international travel apps to make every trip equally easy.

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