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What are the best things to buy in Germany?

A piece of the Berlin Wall, a cheap Drindl, some lederhosen, an Ampelmann t-shirt – there’s no shortage of souvenirs that you can bring back from Germany. But, are they really the best things to buy in Germany and, if they’re not, what is? Germany is known for it’s high quality […]

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6 Great Travel Bookshops from Around the World

While it’s possible to get any book you want at online bookstores like Amazon and The Book Depository, visiting a bookstore that specializes in one type of books is a very unique experience. Not only will you find what you want to read next, but you may even discover where […]

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7 Great Gifts to Bring back from Australia

Heading home from Australia and want a gift that’s quintessentially Australian? Or what about a souvenir for yourself? Forget the keyrings and cheap t-shirts! Here’s a list of the best things to bring back from Australia. Vegemite There are few things as quintessentially Australian as vegemite. If you’ve never tried […]

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Buying Tailor-Made Clothes in Hoi An, Vietnam

Hoi An is one of the cheapest places in the world to get tailor-made clothes and, if you’re visiting Vietnam, it’s definitely worth stopping by to get a few new pieces for your wardrobe. I paid between $15 and $25 for a tailored shirt. It’s not dirt cheap, but it’s […]

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The best gifts to bring back from Scotland

It’s always nice to bring a gift to friends and family back home, and in Scotland there are seemingly countless things that would make great gifts. From tartan wallets to whisky to a Spurtle (don’t worry: you’ll find out what that is), here’s our guide to the best gifts to […]

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Will Amazon deliver to a hotel?

Yes, Amazon delivers to hotels although it’s always a good idea to ask the hotel if this is okay first. Not only is this polite, but it allows the hotel to know to expect your package. Getting Amazon deliveries sent to hotels is becoming more and more common. In the […]