Five passports for you

When you’re traveling, if you like what you see and want to remain abroad for a little longer than a couple of weeks, you typically only have a few months. Failure to leave when you’re supposed to could result in deportation or an indefinite ban from the country. However, there are a few ways around the limit — you could…

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Everything you wanted to know about flying….

…. but were afraid to ask. From the dangers of turbulence to the importance of “airplane mode,” here are the answers to everything you’ve been wondering about flying. Long flights offer plenty of time for your mind to wander and settle on those burning—and often frankly worrying—aviation questions. Has this plane got enough fuel to get us there? Will my…

Can I have it? Yes, you can’t.

The U.S. government is clear that airlines must refund passengers whose flights are cancelled. The European Union is clear on this too but airlines have ignored their rules. In fact, European airlines have offered refunds to Americans (or where itineraries touch the U.S.) but not for Europeans (travel that doesn’t touch the U.S.). Canada had been clear that airlines do…

Flights – 50% off

An island in Italy is offering to pay for half of your plane ticket, as well as a night at a hotel and your attraction entry fees in a bid to encourage tourists to return. Sicily, located off the south of Italy, is attempting to lure foreign visitors back to the island after the lockdown ends on May 4. Read…

Try Notiflyr prior

What is Notiflyr? Well, it’s simple really.  You sign up here and tell us what airports you like to fly from, and we send you deals from those airports when they become available. Notiflyr has developed unique technology that allows us to identify all routes that are related in any particular sale, very soon after they are available. This gives us two…

Another plus from Airbus

We’ll make no bones about it – here at Matouring, we rather like Airbus planes.  Always innovative and practical, they’re a massive presence in aviation – number 2 in the world. So we were excited to see this:  a new variation of the Airbus A330neo. With a maximum 251 tonne take-off weight, recently had its first flight from the Airbus…

No fixed address

Morton Jablin lives a simple life. He wakes early, showers, dresses, has breakfast and begins his day. He enjoys tea in the afternoon and fish for his evening meal. He’s not much different than you and me, with one exception: Morton Jablin lives on a cruise ship. Read more courtesy of GoNomad.com  

Home is where you lay your laptop

Keep your job and work remotely while living in different cities around the world. Remote Year creates work and travel programs for inspired groups of professionals who want to travel, live, and work remotely in different cities around the world. Find out if a work and travel program is right for you. Read more courtesy of RemoteYear.com  

Look! It’s Klook!

Klook is a world-leading travel activities and services booking platform, offering 100,000+ experiences in more than 350 destinations worldwide. The one-stop platform offers travellers the chance to experience the most iconic activities in their destinations, many of which are grouped into five popular categories; Attractions & Shows Activities & Experiences Best Foods Tours & Sightseeing Local Transfers & WiFi They partner…

Perth is worth it

It’s the only capital city in Australia where you can watch the sun set over the ocean, but that’s not the only reason Perth is now one of the coolest places to visit—check out the best things to do in Perth for a dose of awe-inspiring activities. Once solely known for its pristine beaches and perfect weather, Perth’s booming restaurant…

SpaceX Odyssey

SpaceX is planning to send three tourists to the International Space Station (ISS) next year. The trip is part of a partnership with the Houston-based start-up Axiom Space. Private citizens have flown to the ISS before, but they have all launched in the Russian Soyuz spacecraft. This trip, which will use a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket and Crew Dragon capsule,…

Google Flights taking off

A decade ago, ITA Software sold to Google and then evolved into Google Flights. ITA’s Matrix took detailed ticketing data from airlines and travel agencies. Its homepage advertised that there were more than three million ways to get from Boston to LA, meaning that while most engines look solely at cheapest, fastest routes. But for those who prefer a connection in Miami…

Mozamb”eco”

With its grand colonial architecture and opulent rooms, how Polana Serena in Mozambique embraces sustainability. Sustainability is – thankfully – becoming better understood by many travellers who are, in turn, demanding better responsible practices from the hotels they visit. As a result, hotels are placing more importance on sustainability and working hard to improve their eco-credentials. For new properties with…

The best places to “say cheese”

Travel photography is such an integral part of our experience – whether you’re an amateur or a pro, memories captured are priceless. Here are some breathtaking and awe-inspiring bucket list destinations where you can capture the most stunning travel photography. Read more courtesy of Ecophiles.  

And you thought your commute was bad

The 30-Hour Ferry Rides That Keep Indonesia Connected With more than 6,000 inhabited islands, the country can’t rely on air travel alone. Indonesia is the world’s largest island nation, an archipelago consisting of more than 17,000 officially registered islands. While the vast majority of the 264 million people that call this country home are spread across just two of these,…

California

California is the largest state of the United States by population, and the third largest by area, located on its coast to the Pacific Ocean. California has natural attractions as well as theme-parks and bustling city life: Southern California is home to such popular attractions as Disneyland, Hollywood and the beaches in Malibu that inspired the television show Baywatch, while…

Singapore: climate, seasons & average monthly temperature

Well, here is an article that is rather specific. It’s about the changes in weather in Singapore. That might seem a bit peculiar to you, but as in many parts of the world, Singapore is subject to radical changes in the weather at any given point. No one wants to have their trip spoiled by lousy weather, so take this…

Bogota

You no longer have an excuse not to visit Colombia

Poor Colombia. Even now, it has a rather spotty reputation with travelers. Over the past few decades, of course it has experienced some very rough patches. But, as the players who are responsible for Colombia’s past start to find their new place in the country, it is now becoming a destination to consider, without a doubt. Bogota, with 9 million…

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