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A couple of months ago I spent the afternoon at the House of Sharing learning more about Japan's use of women during World War II. Located south of Seoul
Making travel New Year resolutions - or any resolutions - requires some thought and planning. There are ways to making them, and keeping them.
Avoid small bites that have big consequences. Travel with a mosquito net if you're headed for Africa, Latin America or Asia.
Flashpacking - it’s backpacking with flash, with style and panache. Backpacking yes, but with cool hardware and a bit of luxury thrown in.
When researching your travels the best travel forums online can help you by crowdsourcing information.
Signing up for voluntourism? Here are the essential questions to ask before you sign up.
South Korea is known for many healthy foods: kimchi, rice and seaweed to name a few. However, ginger is one health item that is often overlooked. Ginger
How to get the most out of your food tourism experience if experiencing a country's foods is one of the main reasons you travel.
Cultural differences - don't let them get you into trouble when you travel!
Why cultural etiquette is important to travelers, especially to women traveling solo.
It was sometime after dark when I stepped off the train in Pamplona, Spain. Somewhere during the 4-hour journey between Barcelona and Pamplona I had completely
Did you know travel art can teach you plenty about a destination? Find out how art - in the street or on the walls - can tell you about a place and its people.
International volunteering is a worthwhile activity - but only if you do it right. Become aware of the ethics surrounding volunteers and make an even larger contribution.
Travel with disabilities is a challenge but, according to expert Candy Harrington, one that can be overcome with the right preparation.
Are you a woman heading off to see the world? These travel resources should be your first stop.
If you're traveling for a few months or more, overseas jobs might stretch your travel dollars and help travel longer.
Keeping a travel journal the traditional way - with pen and paper - can still a wonderful way to preserving those memories long after you've come home
Solo travelers often avoid organized tours because... it's about being solo, right? Sometimes though, a tour is the perfect way to travel.
When is the best time to visit a destination? When it's neither too hot nor too cold, too wet nor too dry? When the air is crisp and clear and the colors bright enough to touch?
Finding cheap ways to travel can be a challenge - but it can be done: the most obvious is often also the most expensive.
Buying round the world tickets can be confusing - let's try to simplify it for you.
My ridiculously practical women's travel packing list - if you're going away for more than a weekend.
Women's travel hats - all hats - are making a comeback, not only because they're useful (they are) but... they look cool.
Once upon a time, you would never leave home without them. Now, although still occasionally used, you'll be hard-pressed to even find someone to cash them.
A woman alone? Traveling to far-off places? How do you tell your friends, and will they be thrilled? Jealous? Indifferent?