Entries in first time travellers (8)

Thursday
Dec102015

How To... Overcome Homesickness

To overcome homesickness you first must understand where it comes from - the human need for connection, love, and security.

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Tuesday
Oct272015

5 Tips For First Time Travellers 

Travelling for the first time is many things: fun, exciting, thrilling, but also scary, and nerve-racking with all the planning and things to consider. With a little help from an experienced traveller and a few simple tips and tricks though, it suddenly becomes a whole lot easier.

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Thursday
Aug282014

9 Things to do before planning a trip

Planning a trip abroad travelling, especially if travelling for extended periods of time or volunteering, can encompass a big range of emotions from excitement to nervousness to downright what the hell am I doing?! The trick is not to let yourself get overwhelmed and tackle things one at a time.

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Wednesday
Nov132013

Travel chatter – travel tips for meeting new people

Backpacking is not just about sightseeing, finding yourself, and being at one with nature. A huge part of the experience is moulded by the people you’re with. This stems from the first time you meet, the all important first impressions, the all important - travel chatter.

 

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Thursday
Sep192013

Why you should travel when you’re young

It is completely normal to be anxious about leaving home for different climes, especially if it is your first time travelling without your parents. It is vital not to let this fear stand between you and your exploration of the world however.

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Wednesday
Jun262013

How to travel the world like a pro (on a student's budget)

Student traveller KC Owens has written this brilliant guestblog giving some handy tips on how to keep costs as low as possible whilst travelling - leaving all the more money for those once in a life-time experiences!

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Tuesday
Mar262013

First time travel tips to settle the nerves

First time travel can be daunting, but if you make sure you carry out the right preparation, then it can be far less nerve racking.

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Friday
Feb012013

Five things first time backpackers should mentally prepare for

Getting ready to plan your first backpacking trip can be overwhelming. Booking flights, finding the right hostel, what to pack, and creating a budget are all necessary steps to planning your adventure.

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