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Screwing things up while traveling is a given.

I’ve traveled to more than 30 countries. Here are the dumbest mistakes I made on the road that I’ll never make again.

While traveling, I've made tons of dumb mistakes that I'd like to avoid in the future. Learn from my mistakes and save yourself some aggravation.
Melissa Roy in Liberia, one of the 193 countries she's visited.

34-year-old Melissa Roy just became the first South Asian woman to visit every country in the world —and she did it on her own dime

Melissa Roy is the first South Asian woman to visit all 193 countries. Even more impressively, she did it without a single sponsorship deal.
The Burj Al Arab in Dubai 1,300 employees for the hotel's 202 suites — everything from chefs and mixologists to florists, locker room attendants, and hosts.

15 things I learned about hotels and Airbnbs after traveling the world for a year

In the last year, I've stayed in nearly 100 hotels and Airbnbs that run the range from ultra-budget to mid-tier to luxury. Here are my best tips.
Philippe Kjellgren at the St Regis in the Maldives.

The biggest red flag to look out for when checking into a hotel, according to a professional traveller who has stayed in over 3,000

First impressions count, and Philippe Kjellgren explained to Insider why a hotel's check-in experience says a lot about the establishment.
Even though Pike Place Market is crowded with tourists, it's still worth a visit.

Exactly what to eat and do at the iconic Pike Place Market, according to a Seattle native

From a radical bookstore to a French-style deli, this is the best route of spots to eat and shop at Pike Place Market, according to a Seattle native.
If you hand your phone to a photographer, you can get free photos with Disney characters.

10 free things you can get at Walt Disney World

From free samples to free transportation, this is everything you can get for no cost at Disney World.
Rick Steves.

Travel guru Rick Steves shares 10 tips to save you money, time, and stress when you’re on vacation

No one wants to be stressed out when they're on vacation. Legendary travel writer Rick Steves can help.
Ubud is a place that could, on paper, be easy to make fun of.

I traveled the world for a year and a tiny city in Bali was the one place I can see myself returning to dozens of times

While it would be impossible to pinpoint my favorite place, the place I want to return to most is Ubud, on the Indonesian island of Bali.
WizzAir is a low-cost budget airline in the vein of RyanAir or Spirit Airlines.

I’ve taken more than 30 flights over the past year as I’ve traveled the world for work, and there’s one airline I would never fly ag...

After a year of flying, I've found that my least favorite airline has been WizzAir, mostly due to the check-in process and customer service.
Packing was daunting.

I spent a year traveling the world and reporting on the road for work — here are the gadgets I couldn’t have done it without

Since I brought only a carry-on suitcase on my trip, I had to pack strategically with only the most useful items. That included a lot of gadgets.