Best theme parks to visit this school holidays

School holidays are fast approaching and it’s time to plan that long-awaited family vacation, but where to? The challenge is always to find an activity that the whole family can enjoy. The solution? Theme parks of course! Parents can let their inner child run free and kids … well it goes without saying that kids love theme parks. Cotton candy, balloons, exciting rides, fun and … Continue reading Best theme parks to visit this school holidays

7 things you must have in your hand carry luggage for your flight

Hand carry luggage space is precious as most airlines cap it somewhere between 7-8 KG (15-17lbs) and you should make the best of it, especially for long distance flights, long layovers and just in case you have an emergency. In the event of any of the mentioned, the last thing you want is to be grumbling at yourself at a lack of preparation so here … Continue reading 7 things you must have in your hand carry luggage for your flight

How to avoid getting hacked while travelling

Gone are the days when the last thing a person would think of packing was a charger. Nowadays, it is considered a norm to bring along all, if not most of your electronics with you, especially for the remote worker. One of the last things you would want while on the road is getting locked out of your device, or finding that your accounts have … Continue reading How to avoid getting hacked while travelling

Explore Singapore on the cheap

Dubbed the most expensive city in the world by The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), ahead of Hong Kong, Zurich, Geneva and Paris, Singapore is not exactly favourable for the traveller on a shoestring budget but when there is a will, there is a way and if it’s exploring Singapore on the cheap you want, these are wallet-friendly ways you can have your cake and eat … Continue reading Explore Singapore on the cheap

How to use Touristly to become your own travel agent

In this modern day and age the internet has nestled its way into our daily routines. We use it to stay connected with our friends and family, to keep ourselves updated with the goings-on of the world and we use the internet as a tool to help plan for our travels. You can find great deals for flights and accommodation online but what about activities? … Continue reading How to use Touristly to become your own travel agent

10 Korean Gems Every Traveler Should Not Miss Out On

Annyeonghaseyo! South Korea is so much more than just head bopping K-Pop music and tear-jerking drama series. The Korean Peninsula offers travellers are wide range of scenic and dazzling experiences. Step into a world of breath-taking natural wonders, shutter-bug worthy scenic landscapes and historically beautiful traditional architecture when you visit Korea. So if you’re contemplating a trip to South Korea maybe these top 10 Korean … Continue reading 10 Korean Gems Every Traveler Should Not Miss Out On

Touristly is now live! Check out four amazing trips our members have created.

Planning a holiday can be an exciting experience if you have the right tools and information. We have great news for all aspiring travelers because Touristly is now live in Beta. Check out our trip planner that is designed to make travel planning a whole lot easier. Now travelers can discover the best experiences in destinations all over world on one convenient platform. Travelers can then … Continue reading Touristly is now live! Check out four amazing trips our members have created.

5 tips to help you save up for your next holiday

It’s the beginning of a new year, time to start planning your next travel adventure. Maybe this year will be the year you’ll finally go backpacking through Europe or soak up the sun on a tropical island. Whatever it is, no holiday is possible without … yea you guessed it, MONEY. Here are 5 useful tips to help you save for your next holiday: Research, … Continue reading 5 tips to help you save up for your next holiday

How to be a more savvy traveller

It is always better to do some research before travelling, usually you would do some homework about the destination you are heading to which is not wrong but that is not the only thing you should look up. Simple things such as packing your luggage, shampoo bottle sizes, charging your mobile phone and so on should not be overlooked. Here are 19 tips to help … Continue reading How to be a more savvy traveller

When in Taiwan … do as the Taiwanese do

When you’re planning a trip, the most popular places to visit may not be the best, especially during peak season; it’ll be crowded and the wait will just put a damper on  the whole trip. Sometimes the best way to enjoy a country is to do what the locals do, with that said, if you’re planning a trip to Taiwan anytime soon here are 12 … Continue reading When in Taiwan … do as the Taiwanese do