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The Emergence of Begpackers Is a Reminder of Why You Should Travel Responsibly

Like me, you may have recently stumbled across this heated Reddit thread about a group of people known as begpackers — Western (often white) tourists…

What Happens When You And Your Partner Have Different ‘Travel Styles’

Thirty-year-old grad student Natasha and her boyfriend, Marcus, had been together for just over a year when they boarded a 1,500-room Princess Cruise ship slated…

Leaving Your Phone in the Hotel Room Is the Only Route to a True Vacation

Congrats! You’ve reached the light at the end of the tunnel — the light being a poolside Mai Tai and the tunnel being nine long…

People Who Are Actually Good With Money Explain Credit Card Points to Me

If you’re lucky enough to have committed parents, teachers and mentors growing up, you’ll have fewer blind spots in adult life. A real-world education is…