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Flying with children need not be a nightmare

For a good flight experience with little ones, preparation is key. Jade Scully has the details on how to make sure flying with children goes smoothly.

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Rolf Potts’ No Baggage Challenge – Taking Packing Light to a Ridiculous Extreme

Can you travel RTW with no luggage? Rolf Potts is hitting 12 countries in 42 days with only the clothes on his back and what he can fit in his pockets.

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101 Things To Do Before Your Trip

Trying to figure out what all you have to do before you go? We can help. Here’s a travel to-do list for your around the world trip.

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Destination Guide: Buenos Aires, City with a Savory Heart

Buenos Aires ranks high on travelers’ to do list while traveling through South America. Here are some travel tips to this interesting city.

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The Creaky Charm of Rovinj, Croatia

One of the world’s quaintest, cutest towns is the small hamlet of Rovinj, Croatia. Here’s why I love it.

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7 European Destinations Outside Europe

Here are the 7 best Europe-like places in other parts of the world, from Buenos Aires to Saigon and beyond. Which is your favorite?

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Best of the RSS – What’s on the Web this Week

It was a tough week for my RSS reader, bulging at the seams, barely able to contain itself. Hence, I got a little behind reading it all, but you, dear reader, get it sorted for your pleasure. Here’s what I’ve been reading on the web!

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Best of the RSS – What’s on the web this week

Keeping up with best information on the web can be difficult as balancing a pyramid of champagne flutes on a sword held between your teeth. To help in the act, here are the top travel posts I’ve been reading this week. In no particular order:

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A Guide to Trekking in Nepal

If you’re thinking of taking part in a Himalayan trek over the course of your RTW trip, here are the best times to insert it into your itinerary:

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Best Things To Do At Angkor Wat

Everything you need to know to fully enjoy the Angkor Archaeological Area, from ticket info to rainy season insights.

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How to Spend Money Abroad – Tips on Accessing and Using your Traveling Cash

With fees, limits, percentages and acres of fine print it’s difficult to avoid being nickled and dimed. Here’s your how-to for avoiding “fee fatigue.”

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What Does Your Trip Say About You? – A few things to consider before venturing out

To be the best world-citizen you can, keep in mind a few things as you go to be a good ambassador. The world is watching as never before.