Planning on traveling to Europe? - here's what you should know about the volcano in Iceland. Iceland's weather office is monitoring increased activity at the Bardarbunga volcano and warns a sizeable eruption could occur at any time. If/when it does blow, the ash plume might affect flights in and around Europe at very short notice. Are you covered by your travel insurance, and what should you do if you are affected?
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So you’re going to Munich for Oktoberfest? Here are our tips and tricks for surviving the world's biggest fair.
First of all: Munich, Germany, in October, right? Wrong.
As you probably know if you've been searching dates for Oktoberfest 2014, it kicks off on September 20th.
But now you need to know: which beer hall is the best for you, when's the best time to go, and how not to be a bierleiche - a what? Read on... read more »
Traveling to the US? New security measures mean you'll have to show your device does work as intended or you won't be allowed to board your flight. read more »
Running with the bulls in Pamplona is not covered by travel insurance – are you nuts? So, what are some thrill-seeking, adrenaline-pumping adventures you can do and still be covered? Here are World Nomads' 9 alternatives to running with the bulls: read more »
What’s a Full Moon Party? A few young travellers (usually about 20,000) will gather on a beach in front of a strip of bars and clubs pumping out dance music. Everyone gets wasted on weed, Ya Ba, mushrooms, XTC, or bucket drinks and dances the night away until the sun comes up on the eponymous sunrise beach. What could possibly go wrong? Chek out this Full Moon Party survival guide: read more »