February 2015

The 10 Apps I Use Most on the Road

Brianne Miers - February 28, 2015
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In our day-to-day lives, most of us can’t imagine being too far away from our smartphones. And while it’s good to take some time and “unplug” while you’re on the road, smartphones can be incredibly handy tools for navigating foreign lands. Before you leave on your trip, it’s a smart idea to delete extraneous apps off of your phone, since you’ll want the extra space …

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Instagram Roundup: My Daily Life in Chennai

Brianne Miers - February 21, 2015

My home base for the seven weeks I spent in India working for The Travel Scientists was Chennai, formerly known as Madras. Chennai is the fourth-largest city in India and the capital of the southern state of Tamil Nadu on the eastern coast. Despite its population, it’s not as popular with travelers as the larger, northern cities, and that is exactly why I enjoyed the days that I spent there. Because …

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