Travel

Travelling the world can be whatever you want it to be. In this Travel section of Get Jaunty you’ll find everything travel related, from guides to budgeting advice.

The further back you go (stay with us!), the more you’ll learn about interrailing and gain top tips for travel, especially in Europe.

Got any questions? Email getjaunty@gmail.com if you’re looking for more individual advice about a trip.

What to do if your holiday gets cancelled

What to do if your holiday gets cancelled

This is a guest post I have worked on with Creditfix to share how it’s possible to get money back if a holiday is cancelled and the steps you can take to protect yourself. I’ve recently returned from my honeymoon (which is why I haven’t posted in a while) and as a frequent traveller, know how important it is to protect your finances and well-being when you go abroad. Why is it important to consider? It may seem like a ‘doomsday’ thought but holiday cancellations are real, as we’ve all seen with the end of Thomas Cook. To stop myself…

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After Backpacking: A Health Check For When You’re Back!

After Backpacking: A Health Check For When You’re Back!

Everyone knows that it’s important to make sure you have the appropriate vaccinations and take care of your health before backpacking. However, after months walking, eating different types of food and sleeping in different time zones, it’s also important to keep an eye on your health after. Read on for top tips for a post-backpacking health check, from checking your cholesterol test results, to having the right diet. Four ways you should keep an eye on your health after backpacking If you’ve been backpacking for a few weeks, months or even a year, it is important to make sure you…

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Long Trips: Things you Should Never Travel Without

Long Trips: Things you Should Never Travel Without

When going on a long trip, it is so important to pack wisely. The things to pack can be divided in two broad categories: things you will be happy to have with you for practical reasons and things that will help you to pass the time and keep you entertained. Here are five things to bring for practical reasons: Universal charger: A quality universal charger is an absolute must. It is an easy one to forget, yet it is one you’ll be kicking yourself for not having for that standout time you need it. Your smart devices, hair tools, etc.…

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Make 2019 the Year You Travel the World

Make 2019 the Year You Travel the World

A new year is the perfect time to start planning your travels around the world; make 2019 the year you explore the unknown. If travelling around the world is something you have always had an interest in doing, then follow your dreams and make it happen. To help to inspire these adventures, below are some suggestions on where to get started: Visit Morocco The North African country of Morocco is home to incredible natural landscapes, mouth-watering cuisines, fascinating architecture, interesting museums and the vast desert. From a backpacker to a culture lover, from an adventure traveller to families or foodies,…

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Something New – Cultural Travel Ideas for 2019

Something New – Cultural Travel Ideas for 2019

In 2018 I’ve travelled to new cities that I’ve wanted to explore for years, including Las Vegas and New York City. For 2019 I’ve got my honeymoon to plan and am looking to go somewhere brand new to me, cultural and exciting. If you’re already planning travel for the new year and are looking ahead to things you can try in 2019, here are a few cultural travel ideas which offer something rewarding for any traveller:

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