20 Ways to Add Spontaneity Into Your Travels

4. Go on a cooking course

It’s a great opportunity to taste secret homemade recipes, but with the added bonus that you’ll learn it and cook it whenever you want!

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Arina P Habich / Shutterstock.com

5. Say ‘yes’ more than ‘no’

It’s kind of like the Yes Man movie, but you’re actually being sensible! When you wire your mind into accepting invitations, you open the floodgates of adventures.

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6. Hitchhike

First, make sure you take all the appropriate safety measures before embarking on a hitchhiking trip. Then, be surprised with people’s generosity and where the wind will take you!

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Monkey Business Images / Shutterstock.com



Keep Your Flight Boarding Pass and Get Discounts on Your Vacation

After boarding a flight, most people just stuff their boarding pass into their carry-on and forget about it. By doing this, you’re missing out on potential savings. Many airlines offer discounts and freebies for those who keep their boarding pass. Depending on where you land, you could score savings on tourist attractions, restaurants, wine, or even airport transfers.

The Most Common Scams from Around the World

There’s nothing like traversing the world and exploring new countries and cultures, but sometimes the experience is spoiled by dishonorable people preying on uninformed travelers. If you make an effort to learn about the classic scams, you’re unlikely to fall victim to them and can just enjoy the positive side of your trip. To help, here’s a list of common scams around the world for you to get acquainted with.

How to Make Friends During Your Trip

One of the biggest fears of people who want to embark on a solo trip is being alone. They think meeting new people will be a struggle, and if they can’t find a partner to travel with, they just cancel or postpone their adventure. The truth is that with a little bit of planning and initiative, it’s actually harder to be alone than you think. The travel community is extremely welcoming and one doesn’t need to try hard to be part of it.