What Not to Buy in Myanmar

A guide to what not to buy in Myanmar. Avoid scammers and fake souvenirs and spend your precious money on souvenirs that won’t leave you disappointed. Part of the fun of going abroad to new destinations is bringing back a souvenir to remind you of your trip. I used to buy a souvenir for every member of my family in…
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10 Mistakes Tourists make when visiting Italy

Having just returned from Rome for the umpteenth time I realized how much easier I find Italy as a tourist than my first trip here back in 2006. If only I had known what I know now, I could of avoided some sticky situations and a few embarrassments. When I am in Italy I see tourists make the same mistakes…
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A night at the museums!

Fancy a free night exploring Prague’s museums?…Try these 5 top tips for making the most of your night at the museums! You know the Ben Stiller film “A night at the museum” where he is a security guard at the Natural History Museum in New York and while working the graveyard shift to his astonishment the primeval beasts and storied icons…
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Heaven on a beach – Ngapali Beach Tips and Advice

While some people suggested missing out a beach stay in Myanmar I’m glad we found time to visit Ngapali, one of the most underestimated beaches I have ever been too! If you have time during your trip make sure you head to Ngapali Beach. Here are a few of my top tips and advice for your stay in this beautiful…
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What to pack for a 3 week trip to Myanmar

I have to say this is part of the trip I do not enjoy. So many factors have to be considered. So what to pack for a trip to Myanmar? A seasoned traveler will aim to take as little as possible, and this is normally our general idea…but it never quite went to plan. Here is a few tips and pieces…
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