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Overland from Hong Kong to Hanoi… Xin chào Vietnam!

China and South East Asia are one of the best regions in the world to travel overland.

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Ten tips for overland travel!

We’ve learnt a lot since we left London for our epic overland journey to Oz, so we thought that it’s about time we shared some of this newfound travel wisdom!

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Best Travel Advice you’ve ever been given?

A few months ago, Lonely Planet published an article on the world’s worst travel advice which got me thinking – what is the world’s BEST travel advice?! I asked a few people – both first time travellers and experienced nomads – what is as the best advice you have ever been given, and put their answers together with mine!

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China Overland…why train travel is the only way to go!

Travelling by train in China really is a breeze – it’s cheap, efficient, straightforward and to top it all off, an adventure in its own right.

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Tips for dealing with Reverse Culture Shock – how to cope with coming ‘home’

Some practical tips for coping with reverse homesickness. We hope that whatever you are feeling and wherever you are in the world, these will help to fill that gaping hole that appeared in your life since you arrived home after an extended trip…

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Travelling as a couple? Our advice…

If there’s one thing better than the amazing experiences you can have while travelling the world, it’s being able to share them with the one you love. But travelling as a couple can have its pitfalls, so we’ve put our heads together and come up with some tips for those of you who are thinking about taking the plunge and embarking on your travel dreams as a couple…

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My 7 Links – An opportunity to ‘look back’ at past posts!

We were recently nominated by @christinahegele (thank you Christina!) to take part in the My 7 Links Project created by Tripbase. The name of the game is to create and share seven long gone but not forgotten blog posts that

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Tips on Keeping Healthy on the Road…

A BIG thank you to Travel With a Mate for publishing our article… Tips for Keeping Healthy on the Road! [singlepic id=4089 w=520 h=340 float=center] Have a browse on Travel With a Mate for more articles from real travel addicts!

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Safeguarding your holiday snaps 2

When you’re backpacking across the world it’s not that easy to pick up souvenirs from the countries you have visited and haul them with you until you return home. So often, the photographs that you take along the way are

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Easy overland travel: Hong Kong to Hanoi… 2

Since we have just completed the China to Vietnam stretch of our trip without any major hitches we thought we’d better tell you how we did it, in case you want to follow suit!! Our plan for China – Vietnam

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