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  • How To Be a Responsible Tourist

    We travel for work but also for fun and learning. New places and people...we scoot by and look at faces and scenes we'll never see again. New restaurants, new heritage...
  • How To Pack Lightly

    How many times have you gone on trip, checking heavy luggage and dragging it awkwardly around, only to get home and realize you didn’t need or wear half of what you...
  • How To Travel to Maui with Children

    Hotel or condo? Privacy or amenities? Get the most out of Maui by tailoring your trip to your family's specific needs.
  • How To Survive the Bonnaroo Music Festival

    Bonnaroo is an amazing time for fun-loving music fans, but four days of camping can be a little overwhelming for some people. Don't let it ruin your fun! This festival...
  • How To Stay Healthy When You Travel

    Okay, okay, okay....sometimes you are going to get the colleywobbles, as my grandma used to say....but you can reduce the odds and get some sensible management...
  • How To Keep a Travel Journal

    A well done travel journal can take the image and add the sounds and smells and textures, and then, your feelings and more. It turns a snapshot into a kaleidoscope of...
  • How To Travel with Your Pet on the Open Road

    Overall safety is your # 1 concern for your trip. Please plan ahead. Ask yourself, do I have enough survival equipment in case of a disaster? Tornado, Earthquake,...
  • How To Plan for International Travel

    Embarking on overseas travel is often very exciting and is something that we plan for months or even years. When you arrive at your destination you want to have...
  • How To Pack for an International Trip

    The aim of this article is to simplify the packing everytime we are travelling. Some of these steps can give a significant contribution for this activity.
  • How To Pack for Warm Weather

    This article targets travelers who need guidance in packing for warm, Caribbean weather. It will act as a guide for those new to the region and will provide simple but...
  • How To Select a Travel Guidebook

    The travel sections of major bookstores are overflowing with travel guidebooks tailored to all tastes. Selecting the right guide can make the difference between a...
  • How To Plan a Tour

    A good tour requires good planning. Here are some tips to plan a good tour.
  • How To Bike Around Holland Alone and Over 50

    Biking around Holland is wonderful, safe and totally pleasurable. Get on a bike and enjoy.
  • How To Pay for Things on a Cruise Ship

    After planning and booking a cruise, many people forget that there is still more money to be spent - aboard the cruise ship. Cruise ships are a fun way to travel but...
  • How To Travel on the London Underground

    The London Underground or Tube can be very confusing for first time visitors to London. It's actually quite easy to use and after a couple of journeys you will be able...
  • How To Pack for a Cruise Vacation

    A cruise is the ideal vacation for many people! Before going on a cruise, make sure that you have everything that you will need, so that you don't have any...
  • How To Keep Your Legs Pain-Free When Standing Still for Many Hours

    Life is active, but sometimes it forces you to stand around for a while. Here are some quick tips to keep your legs and feet from going all numb and painful.
  • How To Pack a Tank Bag for a 6-Day Motorcycle Trip

    You have approximately 1500 cubic inches of space for everything you need for a 6-day motorcycle trip, excluding what you are wearing while riding. Think carefully...
  • How To Book a Cruise

    Nothing beats an all-inclusive cruise for relaxation and a vacation you will always remember... if you do your research and find the cruise that fits you! Booking a...
  • How To Plan a Trip to the Holy Land

    Do you keep putting off your visit to Israel, as if it's a trip you can make only once in a lifetime? Are you intending to go someday when your kids are grown, or your...
  • How To Plan a Solo Backpacking Trip

    Solo backpacking is a very risky activity. However, the allure of the experience might be too much to resist, and if you feel the wilds calling, make sure you'll make...
  • How To Prevent a Shark Attack

    The ocean is a vast and beautiful place. But as in any paradise, there are dangers. One of those dangers is the possibility of a shark attack. Although humans are not...
  • How To Pack as Little as Possible

    You don't have to bring as much as you think, as long as you're willing to pay the price. Here are some suggestions to get you started.
  • How To Pack for a Guy's Golf Trip

    Packing for a trip isn't one of a guy's strong points. Use this simple guide to feel confident you have everything you need for one of your most important getaways,...
  • How To Travel Without Planning

    All too often people plan and dictate how their trip will go, without any regard for reality. Traveling without planning allows one to travel hassle-free, and to see...
  • How To Travel from Oaxaca to Puerto Escondido, by Car

    Travelers are often frightened by the thought of driving from the city of Oaxaca to Puerto Escondido. The highways have been much improved over the years, and any...
  • How To Handle a Gun Safely

    You should never handle a gun unless you know how it operates. Assume that every gun is loaded. Whether you’re walking up to a gun that’s lying on the street or...
  • Overcoming Flying Fears: Phobia Treatment

    Many of us are afraid of driving because we consider it too unsafe. That fear is considered legitimate because the high frequency of car accidents tells us there is a...
  • How To Find the Best Travel Agents

    A good travel agent can be an invaluable ally in helping to plan your vacation and in saving you money.  Like every type of service provider, however, there are good...
  • Plan a Vacation for the New Year Holiday: Vacation Planning

    The coming of the new year brings not only a fresh beginning but also an end to the busy holiday season. A New Year's vacation can be a great way for people who want...
  • Planning Christmas Vacations—Ideas for Christmas Vacation Travel

    For many people, the perfect Christmas is one spent at home, sitting around their own tree, opening gifts and eating a home-cooked meal. For many others, though,...
  • How To Book Discount Travel Packages

    Nothing is more frustrating than spending hours (or days) seeking out the best price on an airline ticket (or cruise or hotel) only to find that the person next to you...
  • How To See the Grand Canyon: Outdoor Adventure Trip

    The Grand Canyon is one of the most spectacular natural geological formations in the world. Words like stunning and breathtaking don't even begin to describe the view...
  • How To Pack for a Spring Break Trip

    Ahhh, Spring Break. You've busted your you-know-what all year and who better to enjoy a little well deserved fun in the sun or on the slopes than you? Before you hit...
  • How To Plan a Spring Break Trip

    You thought your ideal spring break trip would be totally spontaneous, free of all deliberation. Then you ended up watching the happy travelers returning from happy...
  • How To Stay Safe on Your Spring Break Trip

    We've all heard the spring break horror stories about the girls who go on spring break and don't return. These are the types of stories in the forefront of...
  • How To Use an Online Currency Exchange and Converter

    Currency exchange rates are almost always better at your destination than at home. That said, it is often beneficial to have at least some local currency available...
  • How To Decide Where to Go for Spring Break

    Every year, when March rolls around, there is one thing on the minds of most college students: Spring break. This is the one vacation where students don't have to...
  • How To Buy All-Inclusive Resort Packages

    Before explaining how you can buy an all-inclusive package, here's a rundown of what types of vacations might be found under that general term: All-inclusive beach...
  • How To Choose Family Vacation Resorts

    Many resorts worldwide cater to families these days. Spacious suites, on-site babysitters, kids' clubs and activities, buffet meals and early evening shows are only...
  • How To Find Ski Vacation Rentals

    Accommodations at ski resorts run the gamut from budget hostels to five-star resorts. But if you're traveling with your family or a large group, it's cost-effective to...
  • How To Plan for Budget Travel

    Traveling is a luxury, but for many people, it also contributes to their sense of well-being. However, the cost can be prohibitive. Let's explore some ways to get...
  • How To Choose Ski Resorts

    With all the places to ski out there-from the Colorado Rockies and New Hampshire's White Mountains, to the Swiss Alps and the Chilean Andes-you've got plenty of...
  • How To Find Cheap Airline Tickets

    The best way to find cheap airline tickets is to search online. The internet has provided us with a whole new way of comparing, selecting, ordering and purchasing...
  • How To Travel with Your Dog

    Many people don't feel like a family vacation is complete without their four-legged family members. With this in mind, more and more people are traveling with...
  • How To Get a Copy of Your Birth Certificate

    It's necessary to have a copy of your birth certificate in many instances. For example, you'll need to present it to obtain a marriage license, to get a passport and...
  • How To Get Canadian Passports

    The process of obtaining Canadian passports is very straightforward, but you'll want to review the steps involved to make it as quick as possible. Here's how to get...
  • How To Find Street Maps

    If you are driving to an unfamiliar area, or are simply prone to getting lost in your own backyard, a street map is indispensable for getting you to your location. ...
  • How To Exchange Foreign Currency

    If you will be traveling outside of the United States, it's important to have some local currency for the area to which you are traveling. There are many ways to...
  • How To Find World Maps

    The easiest path to finding a world map depends upon why you need one.  You may need one to find your way around a foreign country, or possibly to teach your students...