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Top Tips for the British Virgin Islands

    After the devastating impact from Hurricanes Irma and Maria in 2017, most of the Virgin Islands were left in disarray. Years later, both the U.S. and British Virgin Islands are still recovering from the strongest Atlantic forming hurricane ever (Irma) and another two weeks later (Maria). I visited the U.S. Virgin Islands 7 months after the hurricanes and then visited the British Virgin Islands 15 months after the impact. While there are some places that are still rebuilding, most of the large tourist destinations and accommodations have recovered. That being said, I pulled together a few…

5 Survival Gadgets for Adventurers

Having the right survival kit can be important when planning an adventure into the unknown. While there are lots of older, dated tools that are still useful to bring, modern survival gadgets have made adventuring a whole lot easier. These tools simplify outdoor living and could be worth investing in if you’re an avid adventurer.  Take a look at five of these new items…

Deciding if You Need Travel Insurance

This week’s post comes to us from Andrew, a writer at LendEDU,  a consumer education website and financial product marketplace. Many thanks to Andrew for sharing his knowledge of travel insurance with us! Everyone loves the idea of an amazing vacation. Traveling can allow you to spend time with your loved ones and see the world. You can sightsee or relax on the shores of a beach. Vacation can be beneficial for your mental and physical health and it can help you recharge. Of course, all the benefits of travel don’t come without a cost. According to…

10 Important Travel Safety Tips

If you love to travel, you’re aware that being safe at all times is one of the main goals of that kind of lifestyle. When abroad, new environments and situations can expose you to new dangers, and a smart traveler will know how to handle any potential hazards or problems. In this post, I’m going to explain some important tips on travel safety to ensure a problem-free and worry-free trip…