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Author: Gokul

A solo traveler since 2016. Introvert in a big world. A cubicle dweller (for now). Will be updating the section with time.
What sets apart Travelers from Tourists ?

What sets apart Travelers from Tourists ?

Tourist and Traveler. Both these words have the same meaning but practically they differ in many ways. To be frank all tourists are travelers from a literary point of view but not all travelers are tourists. There are many major differences between a tourist and a traveler.

Soul Stirring Experiences shared by Travel Bloggers

Soul Stirring Experiences shared by Travel Bloggers

We live on a planet which has unfathomable beauty in all its extremes, that has the power to stir your soul. As you travel and discover more of this beauty, the more you get lost. It is this very feeling that inspires and drives us to travel and experience the world as much as we can. If you are still wondering what I am talking about, then take a look at the below experiences shared by travel bloggers from around the…

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Travel and Virtual Reality – Will they go hand in hand ?

Travel and Virtual Reality – Will they go hand in hand ?

She stood on the edge of a cliff in some remote part of Costa Rica. She looks around in awe, swiveling her head in all directions, at the enthralling beauty of nature around her. She could see the birds flying and waves crashing on the rocks below. It was a sight to die for. She smiles and says, “This place is so beautiful. Please get me a 7N tour package for Costa Rica” as she removes the Oculus Rift headset she…

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Best Travel Websites/Apps for Travelers

Best Travel Websites/Apps for Travelers

Who doesn’t love going on a laid back vacation where someone else takes care of all your travel arrangements. Yes I am talking about the all-inclusive packages from a tour operator. All you have to do is relax and enjoy what you are offered. It is cool and pampering, but every tourist knows that you become a traveler only when you go somewhere on your own and plan everything by yourself, and everything includes your tickets, accommodation, food and sightseeing. Once you get…

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Things I avoided in Bangkok and Why You should too

Things I avoided in Bangkok and Why You should too

Thailand is home to picturesque beaches and ornate temples. As beautiful as it may sound, Thailand comes with its own share of shady corners. The place is swarming with touts, corrupt police officials and taxi drivers especially in the bustling city of Bangkok. Visiting Thailand is a rite of passage for travelers and no trip to Thailand is complete without a night in Bangkok. There were a few things that I avoided in Bangkok during my first trip and you should…

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