Tips & tricks

Your journey never ends. Planning and packing turn into retrospective daydreams – before it starts all over again. Be prepared for everything and anything with packing tips, advice and travel hacks from our locals and industry insiders

Tips & tricks
Dive in and immerse yourself wherever you are ... and remember to have fun while doing it

Picture perfect: travel photography tips from photojournalist Ami Vitale

01 March 2018

Next year's travel trends are upon us!

The rising trends in travel and tourism for 2018

Samantha Fanelli

Take an intergalactic "learning holiday" this year

Think big: 14 incredible learning holidays

23 December 2017

Waiting for the perfect time to travel? Don’t wait – get planning, and get going!

How to accomplish your travel goals

Anne Gry Daugård

19 December 2017

Speicherstadt is the largest warehouse district in the world and a Unesco World Heritage Site

What to do in Hamburg for free!

Make 2018 a travel year to remember with our rundown of the best events around the world you should attend

Amazing events around the world you need to travel to in 2018

A room with a view doesn't have to cost the earth

Exclusive insider tips to get the cheapest hotel deals

Want to know how you can get the cheapest flights? Read our industry insights and discover how you can get the best airfare deals out there

This is how to find cheap flights

Behind the scenes at a CISV Village

Behind the scenes of the Dear mom and dad film

26 October 2017

25 essential tips for travelling with kids

Pamukkale, Turkey, is home to these jaw-dropping natural calcium baths

Out of this world: visit the most astonishing places on earth

The Northern Lights dance in the skies above Iceland

Sleep under the Northern Lights: 9 hotels with fantastic vistas

Fly in to the best airports in the world

Bright lights, big city: Tokyo at night

A week in the capital of cool: your complete guide to Tokyo

Welcome To My World competitions – our top photos and videos

Stay safe while you surf with a Kingii, one of our featured travel gadgets

The top travel gadgets you need to own

Great deals are worth the wait. Find out how to book the best last minute getaway

Last minute fares: the pros and cons of booking late

Samantha Fanelli

08 August 2017

Do you know which hidden fees to look out for?

Hidden airline fees: how to avoid paying extra for your flight

Samantha Fanelli

01 August 2017

Kangaroo Island is home to numerous natural rock formations such as this one in Flinders Chase National Park

8 things to do on Australia’s Kangaroo Island

The future of travel will look very different in the coming years!

The future of travel: the latest in travel tech and transportation

How to book the best connecting flights for your next trip

The grand Hassan II Mosque in Casablanca

Morocco beyond Marrakech: explore the country from north to south

Which nationality fits your travel persona?

A Still from Rob Fricke's Baraka, one of the best travel documentaries and essay films of all time

7 documentaries that will make you want to travel

Immerse yourself in the sights, sounds and smells of Valencia's historic Central Market

Where the locals go: favourite summer destinations most searched by its residents

Enjoying the silence and beauty of Uruguayan nature in Cabo Polonio

Travellers We Love #004: Sissi Korhonen


Delayed? Cancelled? Overbooked? Here’s how to get a refund

14 March 2017

The United Nations 70th General Assembly has designated 2017 as the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development

Responsible travel: the United Nations focus on sustainable tourism

It's travel. But not as you know it

First class ins and outs: what you get for your money

Accessible travel: a guide to travelling with a disability

Crowds of tourists enter the site of Angkor Wat in Siem Reap, Cambodia

World famous landmarks and their lesser-known alternatives

Learn how to switch off, slow down and get the most out of your holiday experiences

Slow travel: The art of taking your time on vacation

Travel industry forecast: is your next vacation about to get more expensive?

Find your way to cheap flights and hotels

Free, beautiful and intuitive: your favourite trip planner app

Hello Ethiopia! Get inspired by Thomas' adventures cycling around the globe

Travellers We Love #002: Cycling the Globe