Travel Advice

Is South Korea Expensive?

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Approach the topic of South Korea travel cost strategically rather than spastically.

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Should You Buy a Global SIM Card?

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A global SIM isn’t right for everyone—I’m not even sure it’s right for me.

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A Crash Course in Vietnam Visas

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Getting a Vietnam visa on arrival is easy, though it does require some preparation.

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365 Days of Iceland

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Iceland is a great destination any time of year, but when you visit will have a big impact on both your experience and your enjoyment of it.

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When Your Luck Runs Out on the Road

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Travel doesn’t require luck, just some perspective.

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Leave Your Daily (Internet) Hell

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The existence of VPNs (not to mention, their sometimes dubious legality) doesn’t nullify threats to free and open internet around the world, but it is an important tool in the fight.

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How to See the World on a Shoestring Budget

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Even if your bank account isn’t blossoming, you can still see the world by keeping a few easy tips in mind. You’ll be an intrepid globetrotter in no time!

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How to Get a Russia Visa

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One of the many reasons I held off visiting Russia as long as I did was the complicated visa process.

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