Travel Hacking, traditionally, means to pay no, or as little, money as possible for amazing travel experiences. Travel hacking to me means creating the best possible vacation. That might mean avoiding crowds, unique experiences, or just doing exactly what you want to do (and not what some article tells you to do). These travel hacks for happy travelers should serve as a template, a guideline. Incorporate these travel hacks into your travel routine one at a time or all at once, right away or over time. No one formula fits all persons or situations.
Certainly some people prefer to work rather than take time off—but for those who really want to get away from the office, here are some no-tech destinations in the United States to get away and enjoy a digital detox trip. Or, if you are a manager, these are primo places for corporate unplugged retreat team building boondoggles.
My wife and I recently visited Budapest, at the end of a river cruise for four days. It was nice to remain in one spot for a few days and experience these Budapest sights. These are certainly not everything we saw, nor everything Budapest has to offer, nor the “best” Budapest sights.
Six weeks ago today marked my last day of a technical writer contract. It was a voluntary decision after I stretched six months of work […]
Do you have any road trip habits? I do. One of my summer traditions is a massive road trip. Certainly you have seen at least […]
On a much too short family trip to Northern Ireland, we saw incredible scenery, historical locations, and even some personal family history. While we would love to return to this enchanting area of the world, the memories will last forever. This article has some of my favorite places to visit in Northern Ireland.
Newcastle has long been a strategic location for fortresses, dating back to the Romans in the 1st-3rd century AD. In the 11th century, the Norman conquerors built a wooden castle on the site of the Roman ruins, the “new castle” providing the best possible protection at that time.
It is seemingly a rite of passage to visit Washington, DC. Reluctantly, it seems for many people, visiting DC means checking off a list item, making sure the family sees the monuments appearing on US money, and zipping through a White House tour before heading off to the next location.
I was thinking that right NOW is the best time to visit Washington DC. Since living 20 minutes from Washington, DC (when there is no traffic, ha) […]
Many trips I research do not have traditional round trip flights. Instead of flying into and back from the same airport, I set up flights […]