Resources

Here are some resources we find useful and use to plan our own travels. Hopefully you will too.

My Travel Tribe: Interviews, blogs and thoughts from inspiring women around the globe.

Guides

Antarctica Guide: a great resource for travel to the last true wilderness on Earth

Audley: creates tailor-made journeys for the discerning traveller

Trekking in Nepal: information for a Nepal trekking adventure

Who to Tip: simple and easy to use guide on when and how much to tip around the world

Wikitravel: free crowd-sourced travel guides

Services

Bab.la: a reliable online dictionary with many different language combinations. The website includes many tools such conjugation tables, a handy Phrasebook and practical tips about travel.

Loveholidays: online travel agency, and search engine for travel discounts.

Flights.com: best rates for flights for all your trips

Cheapflights.co.uk / Cheapflights.com.au: the perfect place to find the cheapest flights around the world

Transferring money internationally to banks: read this guide to cut on costs relating to foreign exchange – perfect for expats!

Budget Rent a Car: for the best options for car rental in Australia

The Luggage List: find help choosing the right luggage for you by reading these luggage reviews and comparisons

Preply: this online language learning platform connects you with the world’s best one-on-one online tutors

WGAY-GESUCHT: queer-focused platform for renting out your apartment/room or finding sublets in German-speaking Europe

Networks

Couchsurfing: for finding free accommodation and meeting cool people

Thorntree: for sharing advice, stories and finding travel companions

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