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Monthly Archives: August, 2012

Keep Your Money Safe While Traveling – Cash

If you’re going to travel, you’re going to need some cash. Parts of Asia, Africa and many small villages around the world are not part of the ATM network so … Continue reading

August 31, 2012 · 2 Comments

Voluntourism – More than just good karma

Taking a vacation is great, but have you ever returned feeling guilty? Maybe I shouldn’t have spent so much money…  Maybe I could have done something more productive with my … Continue reading

August 30, 2012 · 1 Comment

Going Green on Sustainable Transport

There are many ways in which we can use transport whilst keeping our impact on the environment to a minimum. Naturally this includes all forms of non-motorised transport such as … Continue reading

August 29, 2012 · 2 Comments

Five Ways To Keep In Touch With Your Overseas Friends

Growing numbers of people are making friends from other countries by taking advantage of increased opportunities to travel, study and work overseas. We can make some great friends on these journeys … Continue reading

August 28, 2012 · 3 Comments

Shipping a Car Abroad? Here’s What You Need to Know

Moving abroad can be a headache, especially if you want to bring with you an automobile that weights a few thousand pounds. While transporting a car abroad can be challenging … Continue reading

August 27, 2012 · 10 Comments

Vernor’s Ginger Ale Added Flavor to Detroit’s Colorful History

The man was a pharmacist with a small store and an only-slightly-larger idea for a new beverage. Detroiters loved their “pop.” Surely there was room for another flavor, and the … Continue reading

August 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Magic Bus and the New Hippie Trail

The Magic Bus was a song written by Pete Townshend of The Who in 1965 and released in 1968. Although the song concerned a bus passenger (Roger Daltry) who eventually … Continue reading

August 23, 2012 · 4 Comments

Keep Your Money Safe While Traveling – Credit Cards

There’s nothing worse than being in a foreign country and realizing that you became a victim of a pick-pocket. Unless they have gotten every bit of money and every credit … Continue reading

August 22, 2012 · 6 Comments

Ski Resort Road Trips in British Columbia

There are a few reasons why Vancouver, British Columbia won the bid for the 2010 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games. One of the big reasons is that there is an … Continue reading

August 21, 2012 · Leave a comment

Four Cities Which are Yet to Host a Summer Olympics

Hosting a Summer Olympic Games can raise the world profile of any city, and many millions of people around the world will have gained an immensely favourable impression of London … Continue reading

August 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

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