The Best Ways to Save Money for Travel
But what about when you get there? How do you make sure that your budget goes as far as possible to make sure your trip is absolutely fabulous? Here are some pro-tips for budgeting while on your trip: Travel during the off season. Things will be le
How To Be an Eco-Friendly Traveler
Choose a green hotel Look for certified green hotels that use renewable energy, recycle, use environmentally friendly cleaning products. If this is not possible for your destination, ask your concierge to only have your bed sheets changed every f
The Best Fashion Souvenirs From Around The World
Lace from Belgium Some of the best lace and tapestry studios in the world are in Belgium. Everything from veils to handkerchiefs are all handmade, intricate and absolutely beautiful.
Glass Bead Jewelry from Venice
Murano glass is world famous. While you wander the streets of Venice you will see hundreds of colors, sizes and styles of Murano glass bead jewelry. Whatever your style, we are sure you’ll be able to find some sort of jewelry you will like here!
Whether you are buying for you or a friend, fashion items always make great gifts! Before you go to a country, we suggest looking up etiquette about shopping in their markets. In some countries (Brazil and China) bargaining with the vendor is not only okay, but it is usually expected! However, in other countries, this is frowned upon. By knowing the shopping customs of the country you are visiting, you are guaranteeing yourself a better market experience.
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Know Before You Go: Brazil
General Information: Currency: Real (written as R$) Population: 206 million Emergency Numbers: 192 (ambulance), 193 (fire), 194 (police), 191 (highway police) Brazil's official language is Portuguese. English is still under-spoken by most Brazi
The Best Souvenirs You Can Find in European Grocery Stores
Haribo - Germany While gummy candy can be found around the world, but there is something special when it is from the home country! Also, you will be able to find varieties of Haribo in Germany that you can’t find anywhere else in the world,
Tips for Travel and Transit In China
Catching buses and trains in China While flights are more efficient, trains and bus networks are plentiful, reliable and comfortable throughout China. Driving in China Chinese roads can be rather chaotic, so just keep that in mind before you