7 Tips to Save Phone Data When Travelling Abroad

  Stories of travelers returning home to unexpected phone bills totaling thousands of dollars are uncomfortably common. That being said, having access to the Internet when traveling abroad is a great way to minimize your stress and have a smooth travel experience. Maps, Itineraries, currency exchange, language translation, and dozens of other applications need the … Continue reading 7 Tips to Save Phone Data When Travelling Abroad

What Is Fuel Surcharge? And How To Avoid Paying It

Fuel surcharge is an additional charge added to flight prices when airlines cannot offset the costs of fuel. This practice started in 2004, when oil prices soared, according to Reward Expert. Fuel surcharge is not mandated by fuel prices or by the government, so airlines are free to charge as they please. Even when oil … Continue reading What Is Fuel Surcharge? And How To Avoid Paying It

What Are Mistake Fares And How To Find Them

Imagine this: You’re scrolling through Facebook or swiping through your Instagram stories and you see an acquaintance bragging about how they just booked a flight from Washington D.C to New Zealand for $327 roundtrip. You freak out and wonder “How did they do it? Are fares that low even possible?” Here’s some proof: That’s what … Continue reading What Are Mistake Fares And How To Find Them

Where To Find The Best House Sitting Jobs Abroad

There’s one really cool way to travel, have a place to stay, and see exciting new places. Rather than book a hostel or hotel, see if you can exchange easy work for your stay. That means watering plants, bringing in the mail, and watching someone’s house while they’re away. The job you need to consider: … Continue reading Where To Find The Best House Sitting Jobs Abroad

The Safest Part Of The Plane To Sit (PLUS 8 Other Seat Selection Tips)

Seat selection on a plane can be crucial to the comfort of your flight. If you aren’t comfortable, then chances are jet lag will feel even worse than it should - and who wants that when traveling! Not me! Of course, the two things we all look for - safety and comfort. Here we’ve compiled … Continue reading The Safest Part Of The Plane To Sit (PLUS 8 Other Seat Selection Tips)