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How To Be Efficient When Working And Travelling

Working and travelling doesn’t seem like your average pairing, however for many people like myself, I’ve found it’s worked out well to not only see the world but to also provide an efficient way of making money at the same time. Becoming a digital nomad, wasn’t my original plan but it couldn’t have worked out any better in my personal experience. I generally travel to Mexico and the USA for at least six months of the year and along the way I’ve learned so much on how to successfully work and travel simultaneously. For those who are looking to start their journey as a digital nomad, here are my tips on how you can work and travel at the same time based upon my years of experience.


How To Get A Good Night's Sleep In Hotel Rooms

Sleep is important, however when you’re traveling across country to conferences or a wedding, you need to stay somewhere. Hotels are generally the best option for any stay, however it can be hard to get a good amount of sleep to keep your mind sharp and to keep you from getting tired throughout your busy day. So how do you get a good night sleep when you‚Äôre away from home? Here are some of the best techniques that you can use to help you get a better night sleep.


How To Be Productive For Work While You're In Transit

Travelling for work, by land or by air, involves a lot of waiting around. There’s a lot of ‘dead’ time while you’re in transit. But there are ways to make this time work in your favour and be more productive. Here’s how.


Get Used To A More Expensive City Before You Move With A Budget Trial Run 

Chances are, your biggest expenses are housing, transportation, and food. In most high cost of living cities, all three of these already large expenses are even larger. If you’re planning a move to an expensive city, prepare your budget for the hit with a trial run.


Is It Legal To Climb Uluru?

Uluru is one of the most iconic Australian landmarks. Located in the Northern Territory, hundreds of thousands of people visit the giant red rock each year to admire its beauty. For the indigenous community and traditional custodians of the area, Uluru is sacred and has great spiritual meaning. While climbing Uluru had previously been a normal tourist activity, doing so is now considered controversial, particularly since high profile incidents involving tourists doing disrespectful things atop the rock. But is any of this illegal? Let’s find out.


Top 10 Last-Minute Travel Tricks For A Great Getaway

There’s something to be said for meticulously planning a holiday escape, picking the right place, the right time, and then going for it. There’s something else for just getting out of dodge after a long, awful week. Here are some tricks to make the latter as luxurious as possible.


Taste Test: McDonald's Taro Pie

Taro is a root vegetable you may not be familiar with but it has been referred to as “chocolate for Asian people”. You can find it in a myriad of Asian sweet treats so it wasn’t surprising to see McDonald’s in Hong Kong selling taro pies. So how does it taste? Let’s find out.


Revealed: The Germiest Surfaces In Hotel Rooms [Infographic]

Ever wondered what germs are lurking around in your fancy hotel? Here are the most bacteria-ridden surfaces in three-star, four-star, and five-star hotel rooms, based on laboratory research.


Ask LH: What Are The Best Tourist Attractions In Europe For Techies?

I am a 21 year old Robotics Engineering student who is heading over to Europe for the first time with a few mates (France, Germany, Netherlands, Italy, Spain, Denmark, Austria and England.) While the classic tourist destinations would be nice to see, I am more interested in geeky/nerdy/sciency stuff. What destinations/attractions do you recommend that fit this category?


These Are The Worst US Airports For Delays

My own anecdotal evidence suggests that LAX was actually built on top of the entrance to hell itself. That beneath it, flows a river of the pink goo from Ghostbusters 2 that makes everyone cranky.

But apparently, when it comes to delays, LAX isn’t actually the worst performer. Far from it in fact.


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