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    Tips,  Travel Essentials,  Travel Planning

    The Best Free Apps Every Traveler Needs For Their Next Trip

    Technology has made it possible for us to get virtually anything we want with the touch of a button or the swipe of our phones. Groceries, clothes, movies, dates. The possibilities are endless. While things like cell phones, tablets and laptops have taken over our lives served as excellent social tools, the majority of people aren’t taking advantage of all the things technology truly has to offer while traveling. The problem is not necessarily that people aren’t aware travel apps exist – it’s that there are just too many. It seems that everyday a new app is put on the market that promises to do everything for you, causing oversaturation in the…

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    Spring Break,  Travel,  Travel Planning

    2019 Spring Break Series: Destinations for Explorers

    We have officially entered the amazing month of March, which can only mean one thing: it’s Spring Break season! In this 3-part series, I will focus on the different types of Spring Break trips and destinations anyone can enjoy this time of year. Whether you are a fearless solo traveler, an adventurous explorer or the Spring Break partier – each post will include in depth travel information, amazing deals, packing guides and all the destination inspo in the world.  This page contains affiliate links meaning Em Around the World may receive a small commission on any purchase you make at no extra cost to you. This helps me run the site…

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    Tips,  Travel Hacks,  Travel Planning

    How To Save Hundreds When You Travel By Avoiding These Simple Mistakes

    As an avid traveler and travel writer, I am often overjoyed to hear about places and experiences other people share with me – especially if it’s somewhere I have yet to visit that is on my list. Unfortunately, there are times when hearing these stories make me realize people are spending a lot more money than they need to simply because they are making travel mistakes. During a recent family gathering, my cousins had just come back from a summer vacation in Aruba with their parents and were telling me all about it. Rather than go on about the beauty of the island or the activities they participated in, they…