Travel Tips Abroad // To Rent A Car or Not to Rent a Car?

It’s hard to take advantage of your time in a place if you don’t have the right transport for it. When going on vacation, a lot of people try to rely on the public transport found in their destination, only to find that the language barrier makes it near impossible to use the systems which are in place for the locals. Along with this, buses and trains may not always cover all of the ground you’d like to see. When you decide to drive on vacation, though, you have to consider the risks which come with it, not just the benefits.

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Minimalist Packing // How To Carry Less When You Travel

Packing for travel isn’t easy, but packing properly is much harder. Whether you’re going away for a long weekend or a few months, we can all benefit from taking less on the road. After all, travel is supposed to make you feel free and happy, not weighed down like a pack mule. Embracing a more minimalist approach to your packing will make you feel more comfortable and mobile, as well as avoid unnecessary luggage costs. Here are six ways to pack less when you travel.

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Tips To Avoid a Stressful Move Home

There are a lot of things in life that can cause a lot of stress. Sadly, a lot of these are things that, at one time or another, you pretty much can’t avoid. One of the most stressful things that you can do is moving home. Not only do you have all of the stress of trying to find somewhere new to live, as well as all of the stuff that goes into buying and selling a property, but you have to completely uproot yourself and your family and start fresh somewhere new, even if it’s just on the other side of town. Luckily, there are always things that you can do. With that in mind, here are some ways to take some of the stress out of moving house.

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