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Posted by on Apr 28, 2017 in Budget Travel, Expats, Extreme Travel, Family Travel, Money and Travel, Only The Best, Travel and Health | 0 comments

PLAN AN ADVENTUROUS GETAWAY TO JACKSON HOLE, WYOMING

PLAN AN ADVENTUROUS GETAWAY TO JACKSON HOLE, WYOMING

Situated in the Northwestern region of Wyoming, the valley of Jackson Hole offers you an insight to the adventurous life of Western America. The sublime beauty of the valley has been drawing cowboys, mountaineers, skiers from all over the places since the 1800s. Jackson Hole is the perfect place for travelers looking for some adventure during their holidays, with the option of spending some leisure time appreciating the beauty and nostalgic lifestyle of the place. Jackson Hole vacation rentals offers some of the most comfortable and hospitable places for you to relax after an adventurous day, during your trip. BEST TIME TO VISIT JACKSON HOLE Jackson Hole is surrounded by the Gros Ventre mountain range and Teton mountain range from three sides. The snow-capped, jagged mountain peaks offer you the opportunity of skiing through the powdery snows in the winter, and long, lonely, rich hiking experiences in the summer. You can indulge in various activities like paragliding, river rafting, snowboarding, target shooting in practice ranges etc depending on the...

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Posted by on Jul 12, 2016 in Travel and Health, Travel Insurance, Travel Resources |

See the World with Senior Vacation Insurance Packages

See the World with Senior Vacation Insurance Packages

There’s nothing quite like going on holiday, is there?  Wherever you go and whatever you decide to do, there’s just something liberating about the idea of going somewhere you’ve never been before and seeing and doing things you’ve never done before and, indeed, may never get the chance to do again.  Vacations really are the embodiment of that age old phrase “carpe diem” or “Seize the Day.” That said, the older you get, the more difficult you may find travel to be.  When you’re a child or young adult, the whole experience can seem to be, and often is, a carefree and blissful experience. However, when you start to get older and have to worry about things like airfare and time off from work and, yes, insurance, holidays can start to lose their luster a bit, especially once you reach your golden years and find it’s harder to get out of bed in the morning, let alone jet halfway around the world to enjoy a vacation in Cancun or...

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Posted by on Nov 9, 2015 in Travel and Health, Travel Resources, Travel Tips |

Staying Healthy While Traveling

Staying Healthy While Traveling

Staying healthy while traveling can seem impossible. Whether it is the fast food in the airport or the coughing passenger next to you on a plane, many people get sick on vacation or immediately after vacation. While sometimes this is unavoidable, there are a few things that you can do to decrease the chances or weight gain or sickness. The following are some tips to stay healthy while traveling for business or pleasure. Eating poorly while on vacation can impact your body composition as well as your overall health. While sometimes it is unavoidable to eat an unhealthy snack, preparing for your trip can help reduce these instances. If you want a quick bite to eat or a snack then packing some non-perishable snack bars or trail mix can save you money but also help you avoid eating something high in fat and calories. Taking advantage of the gym in a hotel might seem like the last thing you want to do while on vacation. Many of these gyms...

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Posted by on Aug 5, 2015 in Accommodations, Budget Travel, Extreme Travel, Family Travel, Food and Travel, Money and Travel, Outdoor Nature Travel, Travel and Health, Travel USA |

3 Great Reasons Ocean City Is the Perfect Destination for Your Next Family Vacation

3 Great Reasons Ocean City Is the Perfect Destination for Your Next Family Vacation

Taking your family on vacation doesn’t have to put a dent in your budget or your fun. If you’re staying local in the states and looking for an affordable, comfortable and beautiful spot the entire family can enjoy, consider Ocean City, Maryland. Ocean City may have never been on your sight list before, but here are 3 great reasons why it’s actually the perfect destination for your next family vacation. The “Ocean” in Ocean City Who wouldn’t want to visit a place that tells you exactly what it is? The white sandy beach in Ocean City stretches 10 miles long and it’s all free, fresh water from the Atlantic Ocean. Since the water is such an important aspect of the city, there’s always numerous water sports and activities available. Spend your mornings running around and building sand castle with the kids and when they fall asleep at night, you and your significant other can enjoy the beautiful sunset right off the ocean. ( Image by m01229 ) Family Friendly Hotels Whenever...

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Posted by on Mar 26, 2015 in Accommodations, Extreme Travel, Family Travel, Honeymoon Holiday, Money and Travel, Only The Best, Travel and Health, Travel India |

Kerala – Everything the World Craves For

Kerala – Everything the World Craves For

The setting sun casts a glow over its backwaters, and, cruising on a houseboat, it would appear as if you are floating on a gilded sheet of water. Upon your arrival from a bustling modern world, its palm-shaded green will embrace you with the warmth of a mother’s arms, offering a quiet, blissful place to nestle in. If you need to feel alive again, its tea and spice gardens will awaken you. If you crave beaches, it has an unbroken shoreline of soft, white sand. It is thought of as no less than the ‘God’s Own Country’—yes, its name just popped into your head!—and it is not a phrase of chutzpah, because its people have only hospitality, simplicity, peace, and rich heritage to offer. It is Kerala, and it has everything the world craves for. On the World Map People from all over the world have ranked Kerala among the best travel experiences of their lives. For those of you who believe in numbers, Kerala had a Foreign Tourist...

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Posted by on Dec 15, 2014 in Only The Best, Travel and Health, Travel Resources, Travel Style, Travel Tips, World Travel |

Travel Smart: Ensure you are Up-to-date on All Your Vaccines

Travel Smart: Ensure you are Up-to-date on All Your Vaccines

When planning trips, a lot of people tend to focus on the activities they will engage in, the places they will visit and generally how much fun they intend to have. Most people tend to forget about their vaccinations when they are planning to travel. It is very important to be up to date with your vaccines when planning a trip whether local or international. This is because it protects you from getting infected with any illness that may be present in the area you intend to visit. Getting your vaccines enables you to remain healthy throughout your trip which is important since sickness prevents you from enjoying your time. There are 4 considerations you should keep in mind before you take your next vaccine. 1. Where you are traveling  The travel destination is very important when you decide to take a vaccination. This is because it gives you an idea of which vaccinations you should get. For instance, if the place you intend to visit has been having...

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Posted by on Nov 30, 2014 in Cruises, Travel and Health, Travel Resources, Travel Style, Travel Tips |

How to Stay Healthy on your Cruise Vacation

How to Stay Healthy on your Cruise Vacation

Check out the medical facilities on your preferred cruise line before you check in. Having the knowledge that you will be well taken care of in an emergency is indeed heartening and makes your sea travel all the more relaxed and worthwhile. If you have planning on a cruise vacation for quite some time now, then you are already aware of the merits/ demerits of exploring exotic ports and spending your daytime gazing at crystalline blue waters beyond. Along with the many benefits, there are obviously some risks of going on a cruise as well. Of late, there have news reports of an increasing number of onboard illnesses; sometimes affecting many more than just a couple of travelers. Under the circumstances, lack of sufficient medical care on certain ships may only compound the problem. However, if you  are set to set sail and all your tickets are in order, then read on for deeper insights into the simple but effective ways of keeping yourself fit and healthy—while you are...

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Posted by on Oct 17, 2014 in Accommodations, Budget Travel, Family Travel, Money and Travel, Only The Best, Travel and Health, Travel Ireland |

Top 12 Sights in Ireland

Top 12 Sights in Ireland

If you’ve been dreaming of cliffs, shamrocks and beer, you should know that Ireland is even more amazing than the stereotypes make it out to be. Here are just 12 sites in the Emerald Isle that you’ll never forget. 1. Cliffs of Moher More than a million people a year visit the Cliffs of Moher, the greatest and most impressive of Ireland’s craggy mountains. They reach 700 feet at their highest peak, and you can see for miles in every direction when you climb the towers to the very top. ( Image by d i a n e p o w e r s ) 2. Giant’s Causeway According to legend, the Giant’s Causeway was formed by a Titan trying to cross the sea and fight his rival. In reality, a volcano was to blame, but 40,000 basalts are impressive no matter their origin story. 3. Ring of Kerry The Ring of Kerry is a scenic drive that will take you through castles, gardens, beaches and hilltop villages. It’s the perfect...

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Posted by on Aug 23, 2014 in Travel and Health, Travel Insurance, Travel Resources, Travel Tips |

Did you Know Most Brits’ Travel Insurance Claims Come from Their Spanish Holiday?

Did you Know Most Brits’ Travel Insurance Claims Come from Their Spanish Holiday?

When we go off on a travel vacation, we get really excited about all the fun adventures we’ll have. We plan the highlights and imagine the new sights and sounds and almost forget about any of the logistical issues that will ensure safe, responsible travel- like travel insurance. This infographic really brought things into perspective for me as it reminded me how easy is to go off and have fun and innocently forget that we need to cover our medical expenses and other unexpected in the unlikely event that something may happen. How fascinating that most Brits claim from Spain! I wonder why? And men not getting travel insurance- is that like them not asking for directions? 🙂 Enjoy it! _______________________________________ Feature image by james robinson Related post:  The Golden Rules For Travel...

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Posted by on Mar 13, 2014 in Accommodations, Budget Travel, Extreme Travel, Family Travel, Food and Travel, Money and Travel, Only The Best, Transportation, Travel and Health, World Travel |

Out Of the Box First Date Restaurants to Impress Your Special Someone

Out Of the Box First Date Restaurants to Impress Your Special Someone

Whether you are trying to impress a girl or make the night a memorable one, selecting a restaurant for your first date can be a challenge. The key is to select a place with personality. You can go for a restaurant that may be romantic and picturesque or maybe a quirky themed one. To help you with your decision, here is a list of the three best restaurants you should take that special person to on your first date and celebrate- Bukhara at ITC Maurya With its charming stonewalls, carpets and a menu made from a block of wood, this restaurant is the best first date place. The chic yet traditional decor of the place is complete with wooden furniture, earthenware and an open kitchen from where you can view the entire cooking process. The extensive menu of Bukhara is made using the best ingredients and recipes spanning over decades. From a wide variety of marinated meats and kebabs to slow cooked dal and the softest breads, the delicious...

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Posted by on Mar 7, 2014 in Budget Travel, Food and Travel, Travel and Health, Travel Asia, Travel Destinations, Travel Malaysia, Travel Resources, Travel Style | 1 comment

Street Food Won’t Kill You! You Should Eat Them

Street Food Won’t Kill You! You Should Eat Them

One of the many reasons why we travel is because we want to experience everything from a country. This includes the culture, local language, the places of attraction, the festivals celebrated by them, the lifestyle, the food, etc. Among all of these reasons, most travelers would agree that food definitely act as the bridge between two worlds. It helps to introduce the people and culture a lot better than any words can ever described. When you’re thinking of Malaysia, you’ll definitely start to think of the local food like Nasi Lemak, Ikan Bakar and a lot more, right? And that is why we believe that street food won’t kill you! You should eat them and spread the love of street food everywhere you go. Street food is considered as the foundation of a strong culinary heritage. Almost everyone around the world enjoy street food, but only in North America where the people are taught that street food are bad for their health. Because of this sanitized culture, most North...

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Posted by on Mar 5, 2014 in Accommodations, Food and Travel, Money and Travel, Only The Best, Transportation, Travel and Health, Travel Insurance, Travel Spain |

Hola Amigos- Barcelona Beckons Budget Travellers

Hola Amigos- Barcelona Beckons Budget Travellers

Barcelona—rising gently from the blue depths of the seas and set on a plain fringed by wooded hills, is the perfect summer holiday destination for young friends looking forward to some wonderful moments of togetherness. This capital city of Catalonia has the distinction of being rated among Mediterranean’s busiest ports and is a hub of bars, restaurants and clubs. Barcelona’s crowded seaside beaches, vibrant cafeterias, newly renovated stadia, sprawling malls and other centres of entertainment for budget conscious travellers are best experienced in sync with the local spirit and fervour. After stepping out of the boundaries of United Kingdoms, travellers may feel that those in Barcelona are dedicated to hedonism –but then, they are dynamic, hardworking and hospitable too. Once a Roman town and dedicated to medieval trade juggernaut, this city now takes pride in presenting some of greatest concentrations of Gothic architectural wonders in Europe. Whether it is about the ancient surreal spectacles that are appropriately capped by the church of Antoni Gaudí’s Sagrada Família or the modern wonders of contemporary times...

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Posted by on Feb 6, 2014 in Backpacking, Travel and Health, Travel Insurance, Travel Style, Travel Tips, World Travel |

The Golden Rules For Travel Packing

The Golden Rules For Travel Packing

Alright, so you are ready to visit Thailand for a couple of weeks and you’re excited to visit some of the best places in the country? Traveling can be pretty fun depending on your plan and the circumstances. But when it comes down to travel packing, you will be tempted to just pick anything you see and throw everything into your backpack or luggage. The best part about traveling is preparing on what should be brought together with you. A simple mistake you make will turn the whole travel experience into a nightmare. Before you commit a serious crime, we have the golden rules for travel packing that you will need to follow : List Down What To Pack Yes, you should list down everything you need while being away from home. This includes a couple of clothes, shoes, and toiletries, as well as all sorts of electronic devices, first aid kits, legal documents for traveling, prescription glasses or contact lenses (if you have problem with your sight), small...

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Posted by on Aug 17, 2013 in Travel and Health, Travel Insurance, Travel Resources, Travel Tips | 1 comment

5 Tips of How to Choose the Best Travel Insurance

5 Tips of How to Choose the Best Travel Insurance

One of the most complex and confusing aspects of trip planning is travel insurance. It is an insurance that is planned to cover losses suffered while traveling. Travel insurance coverage is important to cover you as you never know the danger ahead, and the majority of the health plans overseas will not cover you. There is the temporary travel insurance plan that can be organized at the time of booking a trip to cover the exact period of that trip. On the other hand, there is the multi-trip plan that can cover unrestricted number of trips in a set of time frame. The coverage differs, and it can be bought to include higher risk items.Since the available policies could be confusing and overwhelming, you need to be well equipped to choose the best travel insurance for you and your family. Here are some suggestions for you:Read Through the Entire Policy Booklet Carefully before you Sign Up. It is imperative for you to understand all the terms and conditions of...

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Posted by on May 25, 2013 in Accommodations, Money and Travel, Travel and Health, Travel Asia, Travel Destinations, Travel Insurance, Travel Resources, Travel Tips |

10 Things to Consider When Visiting Southeast Asia

10 Things to Consider When Visiting Southeast Asia

A trip to south east Asia would be a wonderful and an everlasting experience as your destination is a group of small, densely populated equatorial countries where you can confront with a diverse set of cultures. The trip would cover Myanmar, Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, Vietnam and several other small islands. You are also traveling to a place with full of biodiversity and multitude of cultures. In addition, Southeast Asia offers many great theme parks  and scuba dive all around. Malaysia Travel   Before getting started to the tour, it is recommended to plan for basic things such as accommodation, local travel, currency, food etc., These vary from country to country that you are visiting. However, it is better to keep these ten broad things in your mind before you kick start your travel.   1) If you are planing well ahead, then book your tickets well in advance. International airlines offer a great deal of concessions to travelers who book tickets well in advance. Prefer the routes that have...

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