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Escape to the Whitsundays with this hot travel deal alert

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Escape to the Whitsundays with this hot travel deal alert

Home to Australia’s Great Barrier Reef, the Whitsundays is arguably one of the most beautiful places in the country – and you could be headed to Daydream Island Resort thanks to this hot deal alert from Flight Centre. With fresh accommodation and a revitalised swimming hub, the resort allows you to swim and enjoy unparalleled…

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Quirky travel tech: the latest travel gadgets to make your trips easier

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Quirky travel tech: the latest travel gadgets to make your trips easier

Each September the world’s tech innovators come together in Berlin to show off their latest and greatest gadgets at IFA. The media tends to concentrate only on the newest phones and giant TVs, but there’s a lot more going on behind the scenes that rarely gets written about. Check out T3’s ultimate travel guide Make sure you’re…

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18 Inspiring books to gift travelers this holiday

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18 Inspiring books to gift travelers this holiday

ALL THE #INSTATRAVEL posts or Tripadvisor reviews can’t take the place of a gorgeous photo book or a compelling travel tale that you can get lost in. These 18 new books will inspire wanderlust, shine a light on a corner of the world you might not have known about, and help you explore more deeply once…

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Travelling around the world by train

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Travelling around the world by train

Sparked off by the success of her earlier project of traversing India on 80 trains, Monisha Rajesh’s Around the World in 80 Trains is an outright pleasure to read. The seven-month trip is carefully planned, and features journeys on a wide spectrum of trains, from almost ramshackle ones to those featuring on travellers’ bucket lists like…

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Why Do We Travel?

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Why Do We Travel?

Everyone wants to travel the world, whether it’s to meet new people, taste new food, or visit new places. Travel is consequently an extremely lucrative industry, but tourist destinations are getting more crowded than ever and associated pollution emissions are only worsening the climate emergency. Why do we travel? In this edition of Editor’s Talk, four editors from ArchDaily…

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The indefatigable explorer: Why Bill Bryson is still travelling the world

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The indefatigable explorer: Why Bill Bryson is still travelling the world

ill Bryson is 67. His books have sold to millions of people around the world. He’s been happily married for 44 years and has enough children and grandchildren to field his own football team. He is an honorary OBE, and has many honorary doctorates. He has seen more of the world than you, and experienced…

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Best Travel Accessories on Amazon

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Best Travel Accessories on Amazon

Here are some travel accessories from Amazon that are the best sellers and top-ranked. These will make your travels fun and you won’t have to worry or stress while traveling. First, a passport holder is what you will need for going overseas. The GSTK passport holder is leather, holds passports, credit cards, business cards, and…

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Never look for wifi again with this gadget

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Never look for wifi again with this gadget

With offices in China, the United States, and Europe, Skyroam is a diverse team of 150 innovators, creators, and doers sharing one common interest: a love of travel. Skyroam founder Jing Liu found one aspect of travel especially challenging —finding reliable mobile wifi at a reasonable cost. Inspired by a vision of a more connected…

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Prince Harry launches eco-friendly travel initiative after criticism over private jet travel

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Prince Harry launches eco-friendly travel initiative after criticism over private jet travel

Prince Harry has partnered with big-name travel firms to launch a new initiative dedicated to sustainable travel. Launched in partnership with Booking.com, Skyscanner, TripAdvisor, Visa and China’s Ctrip, Travalyst’s aim is to protect the environment from rising international travel while allowing communities and travelers to benefit from tourism. The founding partners will use their platforms…

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Tulsee Nathu explains how to get the most out of business travel

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Tulsee Nathu explains how to get the most out of business travel

There are two schools of thought when it comes to business travel. For some professionals, traveling for business is a necessary evil, one that takes you away from the comforts of home and loved ones. For others, business travel provides a one-of-a-kind opportunity to visit new places, meet new people and collect memorable experiences (and…

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Travel with pride

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Travel with pride

Ayear since the Supreme Court of India read down Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code, which criminalized homosexuality, not much has changed for Indian LGBTQ+ travellers. “In my opinion, India is still ages away from establishing LGBTQ+ friendly spaces and destinations. There may be a property or two hidden away in a liberal destination…

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11 travel accessories that help me sleep on long-haul flights and red-eyes

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11 travel accessories that help me sleep on long-haul flights and red-eyes

Long-haul flights are not for the faint of heart, and that’s especially true if you’re stuck trying to sleep in economy. Noisy airplanes are far from ideal when it comes to getting a good night’s rest, and it doesn’t help when you are stuck sleeping upright next to strangers. Still, I almost always fly international…

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Who is listening to you?

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Who is listening to you?

Four of the biggest tech companies are using human contractors to listen in on samples of voice requests. This means requests between you and your voice assistant may have another set of ears listening in. One of the most popular voice assistants, Google Assistant, is included with most Android devices, devices running the Chrome browser,…

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Travel companies rely on offbeat destinations, tech adoption to beat slowdown

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Travel companies rely on offbeat destinations, tech adoption to beat slowdown

Despite the lack of policy boost, industry players are hoping for a revival soon Online travel company Easemytrip is focusing on promoting offbeat locations these days as a way to beat the overall slowdown in the travel and tourism industry. “At present, we are focusing on promoting offbeat locations that are equally beautiful but lesser-known…

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