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Practical advice

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This blog collection is all about updating you on the latest tips and most practical pieces of advice when travelling to certain locations around the world. All our blogs in this section are packed full of handy tips and insightful insiders' knowledge from fellow travellers drawing from their own past globetrotting experience or having conducted extensive research when getting ready for their future trips.

The must-pack items, the best clothing attires according to travel season, the top specific rules to respect local traditions as well as handy extras that will either make your holiday smoother or add unique special touches to enhance your overall experience. Whether you're venturing out solo, with a partner, a friend or the whole family, this blog series will equip you with the best insiders' knowledge on where to go, what not to miss and how not to go wrong, whatever you plan to do and wherever in the world you are travelling to.

Follow this blog collection for frequent updates on the latest advice for up-and-coming destinations, the most trending attractions, the hippest locations and the best ways to get around pesky limitations, regulations or rules in certain venues or destinations. In short, before you head out anywhere this is the place to check out first!

Recent articles in Practical advice

  • 10 Jan 2017
  • Travel Advice
  • Sasha Wood
Writing the world

Arabian Nights: Best places to rest your head in Oman

From dune camps and mountain hideaways to Arabian palaces and classic beach resorts, Sasha Wood takes a look at the best places to rest your head on a holiday to Oman.
  • 03 Jan 2017
  • Travel Advice
  • Lucy Grewcock
Always adventuring

Thailand guide for first-timers

You might think a country as popular as Thailand might need little introduction for UK travellers, yet first-time visitors could immensely benefit from a brief introduction and step-by-step guide to navigating the cultural differences and getting the most out of your trip. From currency to the plug adaptors you'll need, mobile reception, top tips and what to pack, read my Thailand guide for first-timers to ensure you enjoy the smoothest of holiday experiences.
  • 18 Oct 2016
  • Travel Advice
  • Laura Rawlings
To travel is to live

A traveller's guide to the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Abu Dhabi is a fantastic place to visit at any time of year, but each November the emirate hosts the final race of the Formula 1 World Championship. This makes a holiday in Abu Dhabi particularly special for sport enthusiasts or those or just want to experience something a little different.
  • 10 Sep 2016
  • Travel Advice
  • Gaby Lucius
There's only one life

Escaping the winter cold in Thailand

With the British summer almost definitely over, many people are looking for that ideal destination to catch some winter sun. A holiday in Thailand is a fantastic way to get some more sunshine this year, whether you're looking for adventure, relaxation or romance.
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