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Discover The Travel Blogs original content and other blog posts where we just round up some fun stuff, reflect on news stories and bits and pieces we find while scouring the interweb.

Most are travel related, but I reserve the right to include cute animals and cat videos, as they make the world a better place!

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Ryanair passenger leaves by the closest exit

Bored of waiting to disembark? Don’t be this guy

Sometimes you just have to get offLet's be honest, we all hate it. when you finally arrive in your destination, ...
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Looking over the waterfall

19 travel tips you need to know and how I learnt them

In hindsight, maybe travelling through Africa as a first-ever solo travel trip may have been a bit ambitious, but as ...
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Willhard’s 3084km cycling solo fundraiser for IRUDI

Imagine a 3084km charity bike ride and you'll probably think of a large group of lycra clad riders on expensive ...
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Sunset at U Bein bridge in Mandalay

10 tips for taking great sunset photos

I LOVE sunset photos, and I’m pretty sure I’m not alone in that. In fact, this was proved recently when ...
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Take better pictures of waterfalls

10 Tips for taking great photos of waterfalls

Waterfalls are one of nature's finest gifts to us. From small, jungle falls to the raw power of giant mountain cascades, ...
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Visiting the markets of Bangkok

10 must read tips on surviving a Bangkok street market

A Bangkok inspired cocktail of hangovers, pushy sales, tuk-tuks and scam artists are not a great combination and make surviving ...
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Visiting the US requires and ESTA even for a connecting flight. find out more.

Do I need a Visa or ESTA to visit the US?

If you are planning a visit to the US, this is certainly a question you will be asking yourself at ...
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Lady dies in St. Maarten

Death in Paradise acts as a stark warning

Sad news broke today, a New Zealand traveller has died as a result of being blown over by a jet ...
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20 of the best up and coming travel grammers

20 of the best up and coming instagram accounts

If there is one thing travel bloggers do well above anything else it’s Instagram. I can spend hours looking through ...
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My homemade pineapple sunset

8 of the best travel bloggers you should already be following

There are thousands of travel blogs available on the internet these days, and while it is up to you as ...
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Over 3 million people attended World Pride through out the week

World Pride 2017 – Putting the Mad in Madrid

I can't believe how long it has taken me to write this, however "recently" World Pride took place in Madrid, ...
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Should drones be banned

Do we need better controls over drone flying?

Just imagine you are flying home from holiday, about to land and the announcement comes over: “Ladies and gentleman, this ...
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When Sci Fi and Reality combine

When Red Dwarf got it right!

One of the fun things Sci-fi writers get to do is predict the future. Sometimes they hit the nail on ...
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The Queen's Speech announces Spaceports in the UK

The Queen is going to launch the UK into space

According to a report in the British newspaper, The Independent, The Queen will be talking about space flight later this ...
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Standing room only: Airline to remove all seats?

So an interesting story surfaced today. The Independent is reporting that Colombian budget airline, VivaColombia, are considering removing all the ...
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The best (and worst) airports in the world

So the new list is out, Gatwick scores an astonishing 0!I’ve only recently discovered Airhelp, and it’s a great resource ...
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Zipline from the Eiffel tower

Zipline off the Eiffel Tower – seriously!

Sounds like a dream, but trust me people, this is happening. You can soar from the second floor of the ...
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What did cause the British Airways issues

So what did cause the British Airways Power outage?

British Airways were all over the news recently when their systems went down, causing travel misery to over 75000 travellers ...
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Kid get surprise from the Queens Guard

Kid gets an awesome birthday present from The Queens Guard

This little boy is a fan of The Queens Guard and gets a lot more than he expected when one super ...
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What is a Liebster Award

The Liebster Award: My First Blog Award a Few Little Secrets and The Official Rules

I have my first award! Cue the trumpets, unroll the banners, I have finally made it. Let this be the ...
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