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What To Do If You Get Injured While Travelling.

No one ever thinks that bad things will happen to them, but bad things do happen from time to time and when they do, it is important to be prepared. Beyond basic minor injuries you are going to need to seek proper medical attention because no one will expect you to know how to treat a major wound, but what do you do after that? What about the admin side of getting injured when you travel? Here is your step by step guide on knowing exactly what to do if you get injured abroad.

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What To Do If Your Passport Is Lost Or Stolen.

A lot of things can go wrong when travelling the world, but few can be as worrying as losing your passport. If the worst happens here are the exact steps you need to take if your passport is lost or stolen

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Should You Take A Gap Year? The Pros And Cons Of A Major Life Decision.

Should you take a gap year? To help you make the best decision for you, here are some of the most common pros and cons of travelling the world.

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How To Stick To And Stretch Out Your Budget When Travelling On Your Gap Year.

One of the most important aspects of taking a gap year is your budget, but saving up and planning your travel budget well is only part of it, you have to know how to manage your money on the road as well, and that means knowing how to stretch your budget out so that it lasts.

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Essential Do’s and Don’ts for Travellers in the UAE.

Essential do’s and don’t for travellers visiting the UAE.

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How To Find The Best Places To Eat When You Travel.

Food is always one of the bet parts of world travel, there can be no doubt about that. Finding new and exotic dishes, tasting exciting new cuisines, what can be better than that? But where are all the best places to eat? How do you find the best restaurants and street food when you travel? It’s easier than you think!

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What Can Travellers Wear In The United Arab Emirates? Dress Code Do’s And Don’ts For The UAE.

Travellers to the United Arab Emirates do have to be more aware of cultural rules and norms than many other destinations, and the question of what travellers can and can’t wear in the UAE, especially in the tourist hotspots of Dubai and Abu Dhabi. So here are some helpful hints and guidance on what to wear in the United Arab Emirates so you can dress appropriately and avoid trouble.

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Three Days In Abu Dhabi: The Perfect Itinerary For First Time Visitors.

How to spend three days in Abu Dhabi with this insiders itinerary.

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Essential Tips And Advice For Visiting The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque In Abu Dhabi.

The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque is one of the largest and most spectacular mosques in the middle east and an absolute must see attraction for any visitor to Abu Dhabi. Here is an essential guide with everything you need to know for visiting Abu Dhabi’s Grand Mosque.

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How To Turn Travel Disasters Into Travel Opportunities.

I have always said travel disasters can often become your best travel stories, but there can be a more practical advantage when things go wrong too, if you know how to take advantage of them. Be creative, stay positive and learn how to turn a problem into a golden opportunity when you travel.

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