How to Make the Most of an Airport Layover

Alan Morrison

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

Kathelys Pereira

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

Alan Morrison

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

Alan Morrison

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

Alan Morrison

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 You Need in Your Hand Luggage

Alan Morrison

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

Alan Morrison

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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5 Great Romantic Getaway Ideas for Couples

Alan Morrison

5 Great Romantic Getaway Ideas for Couples

If you can’t remember the last time you took a vacation without a pile of toys and worldwide travel adapter plugs in your suitcase, or the term “undivided attention” for you and your spouse is met with the same confusion as the phrase “personal time”, you might need a break together (Sans the kids) – […]

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5 Affordable Locations for Family Travel

Alan Morrison

Affordable Locations for Family Travel

Get ready to start packing, grab your travel umbrella (just in case), and ask your neighbors to collect your mail, because it’s time to transform your dream vacation into a reality. Whatever your idea of the perfect adventure might be, it’s worth noting that it’s probably more achievable, and affordable than you might assume. The […]

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How to Design Your Dream Vacation: Tips for the Perfect Trip

Alan Morrison

Tips for the Perfect Trip

A lot of people spend their days, and nights dreaming about the perfect adventure. For some, this might mean travelling across the globe to watch the Northern Lights in Iceland, whereas others will be drawn towards stunning white sandy beaches and turquoise waters. Unfortunately, as much time as we spend thinking about our ideal trip, […]

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