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postheadericon How to Celebrate Your Birthday Abroad

How to Celebrate Your Birthday Abroad

Birthdays are days to definitely be remembered. Some can remember all the way back to one of their first birthdays because it was made memorable. Would you like a memorable birthday? Then go abroad! There are plenty of selections and landmarks that can make your birthday definitely one to be remembered. Here is a how-to on the best way to do this! Enjoy! 1 Decide where you want to go. Do you fancy a trip in Europe? How about an American adventure? Maybe an Asian week of fun is more…

postheadericon How to Celebrate Thai New Year

How to Celebrate Thai New Year

Songkran is the traditional Thai New Year. It is also known as the “Water Splashing Festival”. This festival is celebrated for 3 full days every year in April and you’ll find it is celebrated in some areas even longer than that. For times during which the festival is held, check the internet. 1 Learn some more about the festival event. Songkran Day or Thailand New Year is one of the biggest events in Thailand each year. Seeing in the Thai New Year means a constant festive feel, with parades, music,…

postheadericon How to Celebrate Christmas on a Cruise

How to Celebrate Christmas on a Cruise

Three Methods:Booking your Christmas CruisePlanning for your Christmas CruiseCelebrating While on Board and at PortCommunity Q&A Taking a cruise over the Christmas holiday might not be the traditional way to celebrate, but it can offer you a special time that will produce many memories. It is also a good way to escape the madness of the holiday season. You can sail the seas and enjoy some sun instead of rushing around with last minute shopping lists. Many cruise lines offer special deals and destinations over Christmas. Celebrate Christmas on a…

postheadericon How to Catch an Amtrak Train

How to Catch an Amtrak Train

Many cities have Amtrak service. In today’s age of air travel losing is popularity and rising gas prices, Amtrak can be a better way to go. 1 Find out where the nearest Amtrak stations are to your home and your destination. Often, you can look at Amtrak to locate stations. 2 Plan your trip. Because Amtrak does not travel at 450 mph (720 km/h), like airlines, it may take a few days to get where you are going. Make sure to take this into consideration. 3 Purchase your tickets. Tickets can be…

postheadericon How to Camp As a Lifestyle

How to Camp As a Lifestyle

Want to escape from the rut of work/bills/schedules and see the world? Try camping as a lifestyle. Every day is yours to do exactly as you please, you can travel, work seasonally, and rack up several lifetimes-worth of experience. Once you’ve tasted that kind of freedom, it will be difficult to go back to a 9 to 5 existence. 1 Save money. You can’t do anything without some cash first. But you don’t need to save forever. A few grand can last a very long time if you budget, and…

postheadericon How to Calculate the Distance Between Two Cities

How to Calculate the Distance Between Two Cities

Everyone’s got the question on their mind, when it comes time for a vacation: How far away is that resort destination, really? With this article, you’ll be able to calculate the distance between these two cities. 1 Look at a paper map. It sometimes tells you the distance between two cities, including distances between two cities in chart-form. You may have to travel to a bookstore first to buy a road atlas and/or map of your intended destination first. Look at the paper-map’s scale. Normally, a paper-map’s scale, should be…

postheadericon How to Calculate Cost of Travel

How to Calculate Cost of Travel

Any time you plan a trip, it is helpful to know how much it will cost to travel to and from your destination. Several factors must be taken into consideration in order to get an accurate figure for the amount of money a trip will cost. Follow these steps to calculate cost of travel. 1 Calculate the cost of transportation. Transportation is likely to be 1 of the biggest travel costs you will incur. If you are taking a plane, train or bus, then your transportation cost equates to the…

postheadericon How to Calculate Aircraft Payload

How to Calculate Aircraft Payload

Aircraft are used for recreation, news and traffic reporting, fire fighting, construction, rescue operations, medical emergencies and military applications. Aircraft also are used to move people and cargo from place to place. Aircraft suffer a performance penalty for every pound of weight that they lift. Much of this weight to be lifted is an unavoidable part of making flight possible. These unavoidable weights include the airframe, the engines, a large quantity of fuel, and the aircraft crew. Any weight over and above these unavoidable weights can be used to transport…

postheadericon How to Buy Things in Kenya

How to Buy Things in Kenya

You are shopping in Kenya, and you would like to save a few dollars/Kenya shillings. 1 Don’t be in a hurry to buy anything that is available. If you’re sure that whatever you want is not running out of stock then don’t be in a hurry. 2 Try to find out the price of the item you want to buy, and don’t carry the money along with you. 3 Always, the price that you’re told is awfully inflated. This may be because you are new to that part of town,…

postheadericon How to Buy Property in Singapore

How to Buy Property in Singapore

A simple 7-step guide to owning your very own property in Singapore! Inclusive of info on real estate agents, detailed transaction procedures, property taxation and rental! 1 Appoint a property agent. The first step to any property transaction is appointing a property agent. As your representative throughout the process of buying and selling, it is crucial for him or her to be competent and experienced in the market. Stay with one agent per transaction because appointing more than a representative will lead to confusion and embarrassment since most agents in…