Posts Tagged with "Planning"

Pre-Trip Planning and Preparation

Sunday, September 4, 2011

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Pre-Trip Planning and Preparation

Why plan anything? As you may expect, there are quite a few things to do before you leave for such a long trip as ours. And especially if you travel on a budget and money is your main priority, you have to prepare yourselves additionally for any unforeseen situations which could cost you unnecessarily when […]

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What to pack for a ‘Round the World’ trip

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

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What to pack for a ‘Round the World’ trip

Before you start any backpacking trip, there are always a few important questions you ask yourself. One of them being – what all do you possibly pack for this? Packing has never been my strength. I somehow always manage to successfully over-pack oscillating in a confused state of mind between ‘you never knows’ and ‘what […]

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5 ways to enjoy Dubai on a Budget

Sunday, June 12, 2011

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5 ways to enjoy Dubai on a Budget

I earlier wrote a post about how Dubai isn’t designed for budget travelers, however on the odd transit flight via here you might find yourself thinking: Heck why not see what the hype is all about! and staying for a day or two. And if you do choose to do so, don’t let my cynicism […]

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What you should know before your first trip to Dubai

Sunday, February 27, 2011

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What you should know before your first trip to Dubai

For travellers (notice I used the word travelers not tourists and with good reason too) who come to Dubai looking to immerse themselves in a cultural experience, visit the old souks and spice bazaars and travel back in time to a quintessential middle eastern era, to them I’d say – just forget about it. Even […]

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6 months to go!

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

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6 months to go!

Agenda:  Save Money  and play out worst parental nightmare. As I write this, we’re nearing the end of February and are planning our first trip to Syria for 2 weeks next month. It’s also an important element of our Bi annual meeting that Pawel and I plan and stick to- to keep ourselves from going […]

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IcedChai is ours!

Monday, February 14, 2011

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IcedChai is ours!

Finally! Today marks the day we finally took the much awaited step and bought the domain name for our planned travel blog. And it wasn’t an easy first step at all mind you. Pawel and I had started discussing the idea of a travel blog quite seriously around September of 2010. And as most things […]

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