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Blog posts that we couldn’t add to any of our main topics or categories. They’re fun to read and they will surprise you. The mixed bag of blog posts offers it all. Have fun.

We Travel. We Share Stories about heaps of items that Didn’t fit the other blog categories.

TransferWise Borderless debit card - perfect for travellers

Now you’ll know the answers to the most asked questions about Wise Multi-Currency

By Martijn / 17 January 2024 / 17 Comments

A new banking system has launched in the Southern Hemisphere: the Wise – the new name of TransferWise – Borderless debit card has arrived in Australia and New Zealand. Lots of Aussies or Kiwis might be wondering what Wise is and how it can save them heaps of money overseas. Time for a question and […]

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Helloooo colourful beauty

Plan your trip to Keukenhof: world’s biggest flower garden

By Travel Geek / 11 March 2023 / 0 Comments

Get ready for a bloomin’ good time at Keukenhof, the largest flower garden in the world! Nestled just a hop, skip, and a jump away from Amsterdam in the charming town of Lisse, Keukenhof is a bucket list destination that will make your heart skip a beat.

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Rijksmuseum has an impressive collection

Our little secret to seeing & doing heaps in Amsterdam without breaking the bank!

By Travel Geek / 4 February 2023 / 0 Comments

Travelling is so much fun that once you start, it’s hard to stop (or go home). However, money will also be your biggest challenge (just like time). Tips on how to save money while travelling are always welcomed, right? Well, here’s what you can do to save heaps of money on Amsterdam museums and attractions.

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Amazing views of Sardinia, Italy - photo: Ivan Ragozin (Unsplash)

Visit Sardinia for the WRC Rally, stay for the crystal clear sea & white sandy beaches

By Travel Mate / 17 June 2022 / 0 Comments

Sardinia is a staple on the World Rally Championship calendar. This WRC Rally is a popular one amongst fans and spectators at home. The rugged terrain is perfect for gravel action and amazing sights and photo opportunities. But there’s more to Sardinia than just the rally. These tips will definitely help you to make the […]

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Vueling at Barcelona airport

How to explore every corner of Europe with Vueling: a great budget airline

By Travel Geek / 28 September 2021 / 0 Comments

Get to know the low fare airlines in Europe before you start your trip to Europe. There are so many different low cost aka cheap airlines there, that it pays to do some research. It’s a great way to travel fast between major European cities without breaking the bank.

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Badrinath pilgrimage town in Uttarakhand India - Avi Theret

The best hikes in Uttarakhand: next-level hiking in the Land of the Gods

By Travel Mate / 13 September 2021 / 0 Comments

Uttarakhand is one of the northern states in India, nicknamed the Land of the Gods. There are many Hindu temples and pilgrimage centres. Its amazing scenery offers you lots of amazing places to explore. Have a look at these amazing hikes in Uttarakhand, the perfect trekking destination in India.

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ICE train in Germany

The best prep for hopping on a train in Germany: how to see more & pay less

By Travel Geek / 7 June 2021 / 0 Comments

As soon as you start planning your European adventure, you’ll realise that you will be going to train travel heaven. There’s no need for waiting at airports or searching for cheap flights as the train network in Europe is excellent. You can get almost everywhere by train. Here are our tips to make travelling by […]

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Lufthansa ready for departure

7 rookie travel mistakes you can easily avoid

By Travel Geek / 26 April 2020 / 0 Comments

Travelling exposes you to different cultures and allows you to see attractions outside your home country. Many people also take trips to find mental peace. There are certain simple mistakes made by rookies when they first start to travel. Try to avoid these mistakes if you want to have a more pleasurable trip. Learn from […]

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Mars Attacks characters

Visiting the world of Tim Burton at the Neon Museum in Las Vegas

By Martijn / 9 December 2019 / 0 Comments

Want to get away for a few hours from the madness of Las Vegas? Looking for an original and unique thing to do in between the gambling, partying and the shows? Interested in experiencing the classic look and feel of Vegas? The Neon Museum in Las Vegas is exactly what you are looking for.

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Cologne Skyline - Hans Permana (CC BY-NC 2.0)

How to get the max out of a few days in Cologne

By Travel Geek / 6 April 2019 / 0 Comments

If you’re planning a weekend getaway in Cologne, you are in for a treat. There are plenty of ways to stay busy. This German city is filled with wonders to look at and memories that you’ll keep with you forever. If you want to get the most out of your visit, consider adding the following […]

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Landing at sunset

Ultimate travel tips for Millennials: how to avoid stress

By Martijn / 26 February 2019 / 0 Comments

As a travelling geek, I love to share my travel tips and to read yours, either via blog posts or in travel fora and Facebook groups. Having all this information available at the click of a button or by swiping on a touchscreen is awesome. First-time travellers have it so easy nowadays. But it also […]

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On our way to Birmingham

Things to do and see in Birmingham

By Travel Geek / 20 January 2019 / 0 Comments

Birmingham is one of the most vibrant cities in the UK. One of the great things about this colourful metropolis is that it combines a wide range of interesting attractions with a richly varied nightlife scene. As well as plenty of shopping and dining opportunities, which means that people of all ages and interests will […]

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Why Munich has more to offer than just Oktoberfest

By Travel Geek / 30 November 2018 / 0 Comments

The effervescent sprawling capital city of Bavaria is well known for its beauty, incredible architecture, romance, culture, and mouth-watering food. Oh, and of course, the very stuff legends are made of, their annual Oktoberfest. Bavaria in Germany is a fascinating corner of the globe and one you could spend a virtual lifetime exploring and not even […]

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Ferrari Museum in Maranello, Italy

Iconic trip to the red heaven of the Ferrari Museum in Italy

By Travel Geek / 22 October 2018 / 0 Comments

No matter if you’re a petrol head or not, the Ferrari name rings a bell for almost anyone. The name is synonymous with speed, victory, and the colour red. When we had the chance to make a stopover in Maranello (close to Modena), we went for it straight away. Why? Maranello is home to the […]

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Old Trafford in Manchester

Manchester will surprise you. It’s far from being ‘grim’ up North!

By Travel Geek / 1 September 2018 / 0 Comments

Mention Manchester to a lot of people and they will either talk about one of the two great football teams there or about the rain. Squeezing this great northern city down to just these though is to miss out on many great things. Manchester definitely is a top destination to visit in the UK.

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Dropped your smartphone? Covered by travel insurance

Travel insurance: how to save money in 5 scenarios

By Travel Geek / 30 July 2018 / 0 Comments

This won’t be a boring blog post about the importance of travel insurance. Yes, travel insurance is a boring topic. And we do understand that a post about it will sound like parents saying “do this, do that”. That’s not what we’re trying to do. We’ll make it more interesting to you… This blog post will […]

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