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Need to find a cybercafe in Timbuktu? Want to know how much a yen is worth today? Need a visa for China fast? Looking for travel insurance, travel advisories or the latest information on immunization?

GoNOMAD writers have tips for a safe and happy trip.  Travel Desk is where we keep our most useful and informative stories, not about specific destinations but about travel tips, travel trends, and the kind of good practical information you need for a safe and happy trip. 

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Postly: The Modern Postcard
Postly is a mobile app that allows people to create real postcards that are delivered by the postal service for you.
Allianz Has An App for That!
Allianz Travel Insurance has introduced a new app for iPhone and Android that combines many features that keep travelers safe and informed. Packing made easy
Packing Essentials makes users customized packing lists.
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Google Flights: Virtual Travel Agent?
Google Flights has new features that allow travelers to plan their whole trip.
Travel by Netflix: Get Inspired by Watching!
Top 10 list of the best travel documentaries.
Brazil: How to Survive the Rio Olympics in 2016
Keep Safe during the summer Olympic games in Rio de Janiero. A local provides tips on how to 'act like a Brazilian' and avoid being a victim of crime.

Travel Sounds 7 minute Interview segments. Listen to all 15 clips

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Listen to GoNOMAD editor Max Hartshorne talk travel:

NEW! Porquerelles, France, Rep of Georgia Vancouver 
Big Bear Lake CA
Lewiston, Maine, Toulouse 
Sevierville,  Tennessee, 
Nord Pas-de-Calais France 
Nova Scotia,   Champagne France

Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport: Making Flying Fun
Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport offers a host of fun and unique amenities that make even the longest layover an entertaining and comfortable experience.
Air Courier Flights Are Gone
Air Courier is no longer a thing. Forget about the idea of being an air courier, nobody hires them any more. Explainer by George Hobica.
Travel Writing for Beginners
Travel Writing for Beginners. Tips for new writers from GoNOMAD Editor Max Hartshorne and photographer Paul Shoul on writing and photography for travelers. A Presentation by Max Hartshorne and Paul Shoul of GoNOMAD Travel at the New York Times Travel Show, Sunday January 10, 2016
Where We Went in 2015
Where We Went 2015: GoNOMAD Travel writers share their year in travel around the world.
What Airport Codes Mean
Airport codes: Roy Barnes explains the origin of many unusual three-letter airport codes. What does ORD mean, for instance? Educating Travelers is equipped with travel medical information and a variety travel products for your next trip.
Travel for a Healthier Life at Retreats
Get fit for your next vaction and learn how to live a healthier life style.
Zonetail: An App for All Things Local
Zonetail is the first free mobile app that connects travelers to hotels and businesses wherever they are.
Triposo: The Ultimate Travel Guide
With the travel guide app Triposo, you can find nearby attractions, book a stay, and more all in one place.
Gymaround: Work Out When You Travel
Gymaround is a website allowing travelers to connect to local fitness centers at their travel destination and stay fit
Street Photography Tips and Tricks
Street photography tips and tricks: From the Sunny 16 to the 10 Foot Rule, here are 10 tips on how to become a better travel street photographer.
TravelStarter: Where Ideas Become Reality
TravelStarter is a crowdfunding platform solely dedicated to travel and tourism projects.
AARP Members Get Discounts on Travel
AARP Members Get Discounts on Tours, Hotels, Restaurants
Tripda: The Social Network for Car Travel
Tripda lets people share their global road trips with one another.
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