How to Relax at the Airport – Without Alcohol

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How to Relax at the Airport

Airports are inherently stressful places, filled with security guards, lengthy checking processes, and literally hundreds of other people all going through the same motions and hoops as you – it’s enough to drive a person to drink!   It seems so counter-intuitive that something as inherently relaxing as a vacation would begin on such a […]

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5 Foods You Should Avoid When Travelling

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Foods You Should Avoid When Travelling

There’s more to keeping your kids and yourself safe when traveling than looking out for obvious threats and protecting your finances with a waist security belt. Sometimes, the things that you would never expect to pose a problem – such as food, water, and even your child’s favorite treats – could be the thing that […]

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How to Make the Most of an Airport Layover

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How to Make the Most of an Airport Layover

If your travel experiences regularly include looking for innovative ways to cut costs on your next journey, the chances are you’ve come across layover flights before. Flights that include layovers are usually much cheaper than direct flights, but people regularly avoid them simply because they don’t know how to spend the time properly and don’t want to waste those extra hours. Don’t write off layovers just yet, however. If you want to make the most of an airport layover, there are a number of things you can do besides sitting and tapping at your smartphone for hours on end. For

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The Crucial Backpacking Essentials for Beginners

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The Crucial Backpacking Essentials for Beginners

Whether you’re a backpacking beginner or a seasoned traveler the chances are that you’ve had a few worries about what to stock in your suitcase. Fortunately, when it comes to crucial backpacking essentials, so long as you have your first aid kit and a few of the tools in this list, you should be on the right track. The following backpacking must-haves are the best way to stay safe, comfortable, and secure on your next trip, whether you’re heading out to the wilderness for a night, or visiting a hostel in a distant country. A Padlock While a TSA-approved

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Hostel Packing Tips for Cheap, Safe Trips

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Hostel Packing Tips for Cheap, Safe Trips

Hostels are a great way for young backpackers and travelers with an ambition for adventure to explore the world on a budget. Not only do you get to save cash on the price you would typically pay to stay in a fancy hotel, but you also get the chance to make new friends from across the globe. If you’re looking for a fun and exciting hostel experience, you’ll not only need to choose a great destination, but also make sure you know how to stay safe and comfortable wherever you go. The following hostel packing tips will provide some insight

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How to Stay Safe When Travelling with Kids

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How to Stay Safe When Travelling with Kids

Traveling to new and exciting destinations with children can be a fantastic experience – but it’s also a highly demanding one. A vacation with your child puts you under pressure when it comes to maintaining their wellbeing, and looking after yourself at the same time. Since, at Venture4th, we’re all about making your travel experiences […]

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How to Avoid Some of the Most Common Travel Disasters

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How to Avoid Some of the Most Common Travel Disasters

You’ve packed your guidebooks, your spare underwear, and even invested in a good pair of headphones to keep you entertained on the flight, but are you sure that you’re prepared for the most common untimely disasters that might ruin your perfectly-planned trip? You won’t be able to sidestep every unfortunate eventuality, but there are a few ways that you can avoid some of the most common travel disasters if you know how to plan in advance. Bookmark this page, or make a note for your next journey, and be sure that you’re well-prepared for a great trip. Disaster 1: Having

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What is RFID? And Why Should You Be Blocking It?

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What is RFID? And Why Should You Be Blocking It?

What is RFID technology? RFID, otherwise known as Radio Frequency Identification devices, utilizes tiny microchips that store sensitive personal and financial information. Usually, these chips are stored within your passports, debit cards, credit cards, professional identification, and even some drivers license for the sake of convenience. In fact, some studies indicate that there are hundreds of millions of active RFID chips across the world today. While these chips can be extremely useful, by ensuring that you never again have to enter a pin number or spend time swiping your card when you’re in a hurry, they also come with a

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What You Need in Your Hand Luggage

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What You Need in Your Hand Luggage

Whether you’re new to the world of regular travel, or you jet off on a business trip every other weekend, packing your hand luggage can be almost as frustrating and complicated as packing your regular suitcase. Not only do you have to think about all of the things you might need in the space between your home and your hotel, but you also have to ensure you’re meeting with airport guidelines and staying within the weight limit. Most of the time, you start off by storing your universal charger and a few books for in-travel entertainment, and in moments your

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Stress-Free Adventures: Don’t Forget these Simple Travel Rules

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Don't Forget these Simple Travel Rules

After your hotel and flights have been booked and paid for, organizing your luggage properly and preparing for the trip is the last thing you’ll have to worry about before that wonderful stress-free vacation. Getting through the airport terminals and finally reaching your hotel can seem like a challenge in itself, but following a few simple travel rules should help to keep frustrations to a minimum. For instance, invest in a travel money belt to keep your valuables secure while you’re exploring your new destination, and make a list of crucial things you might need to remember, including passports, documents,

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