Staying Safe During the Mongol Rally


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    The Mongol Rally is one of the most famous car rallies in the world. It is an amazing experience, with people from all over the world travelling to Mongolia to take part. It used to end in Mongolia, but now actually continues into Ulan Ude in Russia. There are some rules for entering the Mongol Rally, which you need to know before considering taking part: You need to raise money for charity. Each team has to raise £1,000 at least. Racing in public spaces is not legal and you must abide by the law at all times The car you use has to be 1200cc or below. The rally is...

    Picking a Destination for an Extended Trip


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    An extended trip is an exciting prospect, whether you’ve travelled the world or this is your first adventure. What is always key is getting the destination just right. You will need to make sure you pick somewhere that has plenty to offer and will adhere to your interests, so that you can really make the most of your trip and enjoy every moment. When researching destinations, it’s always a good idea to think about what you enjoy doing. Make a list – it could be anything, from going to beautiful beaches to walking, hiking and spotting wildlife. You can then research parts of the world that correspond to this. Another...

    Going on Holiday – the Best Times to Travel


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    If you want to go on holiday, there are destinations that can suit you throughout the year. Winter sun isn’t so hard to get with the availability of budget flights and reasonable accommodation, and good transport can help you reach destinations more quickly. Whenever you are travelling, there will always be some deals to be had. Here are some things to think about: If you can, travel outside of the school holidays. If this isn’t possible because you have children or work in a school, carry out price comparisons to find the right deal for you. There will still be lower cost options – you just need to find them....

    All-Inclusive Holidays – Yes or No?


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    An all-inclusive holiday can be a far easier option for people going on holiday. They will include accommodation, food and often transportation as well. The accommodation might be the flights, the transfer to the accommodation upon arrival, or both. All-inclusive can be a good way to travel if you are looking for a relaxing break. You won’t have to think about anything once you arrive, as the basics will already be covered. If you want to do any other activities, you can simply book them in without having to question what you will do for food or transport. The trouble with all inclusive is the lack of freedom it might...

    Packing a Backpack for your First Travel Adventure


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    That first step into transitioning from holidays to travelling is scary. How is it going to be different? Will it be as much fun? How is it possible to budget? One of the first steps is to make sure you are packing well and taking the right things with you. Make sure you have the right backpack in the first place – this one is essential. Choose a backpack that is easy for you to carry, or it will just become too difficult to take around with you. If it means getting  smaller one, you will just have to manage. It is much more important to have a backpack that...