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What's new 'round the web: week of 07/06/12

What’s new ’round the web: week of 07/06/12

Your weekly roundup of the hottest travel links across the net: 1. Have you ever been to a tourist attraction where the crowds were so thick you could barely see past your own nose? This post, which talks about the severe overcrowding at the Palace of Versailles, brings up the interesting issue of congestion at... read more
Be in two places at once at the Prime Meridian in Greenwich

Be in two places at once at the Prime Meridian in Greenwich

Have you ever wished you could be in two places at once? Well, you can be at the Prime Meridian of the World. The Prime Meridian, which is located in Greenwich, England, is the longitudinal line that divides the eastern part of the world from the west (the same way the equator splits the northern... read more
5 Rules For Taking Care Of Your Swimsuit

5 Rules For Taking Care Of Your Swimsuit

A summer vacation is a great excuse to invest in a new swimsuit – but since a bathing suit or bikini that flatters isn’t easy to find, you want to ensure you take care of it properly so that it lasts. Ironically, it seems that all the things that swimsuits are exposed to – chlorine,... read more
Photo of the week

Photo of the week

 {Bryce Canyon, Utah, USA} read more
What's new 'round the web: week of 06/29/12

What’s new ’round the web: week of 06/29/12

Your weekly roundup of the hottest travel links across the net: 1. Hawaii is one of the most expensive places in the United States, but there are always bargains to be had if you know where to look. This article lists 10 things to do in Oahu for less than $10, and includes everything from... read more
Travel resources for the London Olympics

Travel resources for the London Olympics

There’s exactly one month to go until the London Olympics get underway and here at Wanderplex, I’ll be featuring plenty of London-related resources in the coming weeks. Keep an eye out for posts about how to save money in the expensive British capital, offbeat things to do in and around London, and plenty more. To... read more
The Best Summer Travel Tote

The Best Summer Travel Tote

Different kinds of vacations call for different kinds of daypacks – a bag that you can carry around during the day filled with all your sightseeing essentials. I’ve been on the hunt for the perfect bag for a summer beach vacation and I’ve finally found it. Enter the LeSportsac Medium Travel Tote. What makes this... read more
Photo of the week

Photo of the week

{The Jerónimos Monastery in Lisbon, Portugal} read more
What's new 'round the web: week of 06/22/12

What’s new ’round the web: week of 06/22/12

Your weekly roundup of the hottest travel links across the net: 1. Ask just about any traveler and they’ll tell you about the inordinate amount of time spent getting to their destination (this is especially true of Australians who have to travel a really long way to get just about anywhere!). But time spent on... read more
The real Turkish delight? Ice cream.

The real Turkish delight? Ice cream.

You’ve no doubt heard of the sweet turkish delight, but in my opinion, the real delight to be had in Turkey is dondurma. Dondurma is the local ice cream that’s available at street vendors all over the country, and what makes it special is that you can eat it with a knife and fork. Unlike... read more
3 Hair And Makeup Products For Fuss-Free Summer Travel

3 Hair And Makeup Products For Fuss-Free Summer Travel

My philosophy is that when you go on vacation, your hair and makeup routine should take a vacation as well. And that idea becomes even more imperative when the mercury climbs and it really becomes uncomfortable to be caked in tons of product. So how can you pare down your routine so that it’s lightweight,... read more
Help make Wanderplex the best travel blog!

Help make Wanderplex the best travel blog!

Do you feel that Wanderplex has inspired you to travel or taught you the tricks to having a better vacation? If so, I hope you’ll take a moment to vote for the site in the Holiday Extras 2012 Customers’ Awards where Wanderplex is a nominee in the Best Travel Blog category. Voting is simple: all... read more