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Our Take: Tips, Advice, Recommendations, Etc.

"Our Take" includes our subjective posts with travel-related tips, recommendations, advice, warnings, theories, viewpoints, sentiments and other opinions.

Why Travel Light? 10 Reasons to Pack Less

My roommate and her boyfriend recently left on a trip to Seattle, and when they came back, I was surprised at how much luggage...
Leaving Jamaica

A Plea to Every Traveler: Remember, You Are An Ambassador

You are an ambassador for the country of your passport, your city, your religious, political, and ideological views, for your friends and family, whether you like it or not.
Delta Airlines Cabin

Travel Hacking 204: Hacking Flights Via Currencies

A guide to the travel hacking technique of using different currencies to buy a plane ticket for a cheaper price.
backpacker

What Kind Of Traveler Are You?

13 Types of Travelers: There are many kinds of travelers, and no wrong way to go about it. Which kind are you?
View from Cleverdale

My Stay at Cleverdale Guesthouse, Worthing, Barbados

I'm a last-minute kind of guy. I procrastinate until the time is well within the realm of the unreasonable. This past weekend, on my...
traveler words

5 Great Words for the World Traveler

Here are five words that will empower and enlighten any traveler.

Why Travel Agents Still Exist and Are Better

In this modern age where everything is right at our fingertips, can travel agents still beat their online counterparts?

Let’s Step Outside Our Bubbles

This one goes out mainly to my fellow Americans (sounds presidential, huh?). As an American, born and bred, I grew up utilizing...

Travel Hacking 206: Hacking Dual Flights

There may come a time of the year that is especially busy for you, in terms of flying. December is like that for me;...
Passport & World Map & Airline Tickets

Travel Hacking – How Necessity is Mothering Invention

What is travel hacking and how to use it to work for you.