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Visiting Costa Rica in December

A relatively quick but to answer a question that I really wanted to know before I visited Costa Rica: what’s it like in December? I have to admit, the trip was planned and booked before I started seeing articles online about why you shouldn’t visit in December or how expensive it was in…

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All you need to know about Isle of MTV Malta music festival

Firstly, it’s the largest free music festival in Europe. I needed little more information to persuade me to go. However, I would advise being slightly more organised than I was; it was coincidental that I was in Malta at the right time. I found about it the day before the event. While the…

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Planning your Summer of 24

At the time of writing this, we’re about a third of the way through March. That means we’re very nearly into Spring and summer is just around the corner. If you’re planning to go aboard, you want to be looking at flights no later than ten weeks before. Besides, the earlier you can…

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Itinerary for 3 Days in La Fortuna, Costa Rica

In Arenal and La Fortuna, there is so much to do, so much to see and La Fortuna had much more of a nightlife than anywhere else we visited. The three days I spent in La Fortuna were incredibly full-on. Similar to Monteverde, you could take your time here to see everything, however…

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10 Phrases to Learn Before you Visit a Country

Short and sweet – 10 phrases you should try to learn in the language before you travel. Even if you don’t use all of them, or people understand another language you can speak (most places have many people who can speak English now) it’s always a good idea – and makes you seem…

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All you need to Know Before Visiting Madrid

Madrid is one of the hearts of Spanish culture. In this article, I’ve given you my itinerary for my time in Madrid, and also a short list of all of the activities I did if you want to make your itinerary your own. My Itinerary – Day 1 To get a full first…

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How to Best Pick Your Next Destination

What follows are my three steps to choosing where you’re going next. The best part is, you can have a new exact place you’d love to visit for your next trip within a hour.

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Dubrovnik – What, Where and Why you should go

I’ll say it now – Dubrovnik was one of the first places where I truly fell in love with exploring as much as I could in as little time as I had there. Sunsets, sea, old streets and delicious food. What more could you want? (And that’s not even mentioning the tortoises in…

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Blog Instagram Page – Now Running

Wanderlustandarucksack now has an Instagram page where videos, updates and announcements of any special publications will be released. Please follow to stay updated with all the latest travel tips and so you can be notified when certain new articles will be coming. Already following on Instagram? Here are some top travel tips below…

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Best 3 Dishes to try in Malta

If you go to Malta, there are some definite must-eats. As a very brief overview of their cuisine, these were my three favourite dishes while I was over there. I’d highly recommend all of them, even if just for a taste. If you want a much more comprehensive list of which food to…

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