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Air-etiquette takes a nose dive

April 27 2009 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #aeroplanes, #airline, #airtravel, #Britishtravellers, #passengers, #research, #rude, #rudeness, #travel, #Travel News, #travellers, #UK

Let’s be honest; long haul journey’s can be a nightmare. Screaming children kicking the back of your chair, severe tiredness and cramped seating conditions can drive even the calmest person insane. And if that’s not bad enough it looks as if things are...

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Quick update: my last day in Istria, Croatia

April 24 2009 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #Travel News

Picture: Colourful view from Motovun hilltop. Sadly, today is my last day in Istria. The last four days have been a whirlwind of fine dining (wait till you see the pictures), local wine appreciation (and there was a lot of drinking), seduction by olive...

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On my way to Istria, Croatia

April 17 2009 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #2009, #bloggers, #blogging, #business, #Croatia, #Destination, #DiverseTraveller, #Europe, #International, #Istria, #Ola, #OlaFagbohun, #Tours, #travel, #Travel News, #traveler, #traveller, #Trip, #women, #womenofcolour, #Writing

I am off to Croatia* on Monday, and can't wait. Before you ask, this is not a travel jolly, in fact I shall be working. Along with four other travel bloggers, I have been invited to experience the famed rustic and natural beauty of Istria (western Croatia),...

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Stylishly cheap travel - part three

April 10 2009 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #aroundtheworld, #bargains, #Budget, #Cheap, #Cost, #Costofliving, #Credit, #Crunch, #DiverseTraveller, #editor, #escape, #experience, #Help, #holiday, #insight, #Ola, #OlaFagbohun, #Planning, #Smart, #Stylishly, #travel, #Travel News, #traveler, #traveller, #TravelTips, #vacations, #World

Over the last two posts I have shared with you my 'interesting' recession-busting travel tips. Today. I'm going to share with you my favourite travel tips, that are free or cost very little, and don't involve getting on a plane or train. 1. Travel by...

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Inspiration

April 7 2009 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #"DiverseTraveller" "DiverseTraveler" community "ola Fagbohun" "women travellers" "women travelers" travel "travel writing" "solo travel" "single travel" women travelling traveling holiday vaction "tra, #DiverseTraveller.com - Women Who Travel, Write, Snap & Share

This book was one of three that served as my inspiration for Diverse Traveller. I love the fact that there really is a story for every woman, everything from 'A Celt in London' to Building a school to Tanzania, and covers 60 countries. The stories inspired...

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Interview with author Laine Cunningham

April 6 2009 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #Australia, #books "laine cunningham" "message stick" "ola fagbhun" "diversetraveller" "women travel writers" "women writers" interview "travel by the book", #Commonwealth, #Culture, #Destination, #PressRelease, #stories, #Travel News

This month we welcome author, Laine Cunningham whose first book is Message Stick, set in Australia’s unforgiving outback. Diverse Traveller: Laine, what did you do before you started writing? Laine Cunningham: I was a technical editor for an environmental...

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Message Stick by Michael Rhys Scott - President of Swan Press

April 1 2009 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #Australia, #books womentravelwriters, #Commonwealth, #Culture, #Destination, #PressRelease, #stories, #Travel News

Our present lives are constantly being affected by events that have long passed. Even when the past is unknown, the hands of time have a way of reaching into our lives to guide us down paths we might never choose to follow. In Message Stick, author Laine...

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