Travel Tips

Below you’ll find all of the Get Jaunty content relating to travel tips. You’ll find experiences interrailing Europe, travelling solo and how you can make the most of city breaks with your annual leave.

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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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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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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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How to Prepare for Long Term Travel

How to Prepare for Long Term Travel

Preparing for long term travel is both exciting and overwhelming. From planning your itinerary to storing your stuff safely while abroad, there are plenty of things you have to do before heading off on your adventure. Before embarking on a long trip, consider these five tips on what to do and how to prepare youself:

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Interrailing Backpack or Suitcase?

Interrailing Backpack or Suitcase?

When I went backpacking I struggled to decide what luggage to take – backpack or wheeled suitcase? It really depends on your personal tastes but this guide will help you decide what’s right for you.

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