Arguably one of the world’s most pleasant cities, Melbourne combines the bustle of a modern metropolis with tranquility, nature, and a decidedly laid-back vibe. The diverse sights of this coastal locale lend themselves well to all sorts of travel preferences. Check out these five Melbourne itinerary examples below, each created with Inspirock’s free trip planner, and explore the range of options for discovering town.
26Feb 2016 Visiting Europe During the Migrant Crisis Here's What You Need to Know
Let’s begin by making an important point perfectly clear: as long as you travel smartly, taking a trip to Europe during the migrant crisis does not have to be any more dangerous or difficult than during normal times. Yes, some European countries have introduced new border and transportation controls as they continue to deal with the massive influx of refugees. These changes have caused some travel restrictions between countries on the so-called Balkan Route, which ostensibly consists of Greece, Republic of Macedonia, Serbia, Hungary, and Croatia. Several other countries have also introduced changes in policy and enforcement, but with such a large number of people moving through Europe, it’s difficult to predict new disruptions and delays across the continent.
An old American Indian proverb says, “Don’t judge your neighbor until you have walked two moons in his moccasins.” Keep that in mind the next time you plan a trip: the best way to get to know a city’s heart and soul is by taking a walking tour of its literary traditions, cuisine, street art, and pub scene. And no, you don’t have to devote two moons to the endeavor, especially if you start by planning your tour using Inspirock’s free itinerary generator.
Anyone who’s ever created a trip plan knows that there’s more than one way to skin that cat. However, the more abundant the options for a country are, the more confounding planning becomes. As a result, many travelers just default to the cities and attractions guidebooks recommend to the masses. Can you blame them? Without an itinerary planner, you’d have to quit your day job to properly plan a trip in the Information Age. Wouldn’t it be great, then, if you could get a personally tailored itinerary without paying for it or tediously stitching it together from scratch yourself?
Inspirock’s free trip planner gives you a personal travel plan. You tell it your interests and it gives you an itinerary tailored to them—along with a slew of tools to tweak it as you see fit. Let’s take a look at how you can use Inspirock to approach two big tourism cats, each in two distinct ways: Thailand and Australia.
12Feb 2016 The Best Chinatowns in the World Ideal Destinations for Celebrating Chinese New Year
Great places to celebrate the Spring Festival (known to many as Chinese New Year), the world’s top Chinatowns are also ideal destinations to learn about one of the oldest cultures on the planet. Most of the world’s major cities feature a Chinese neighborhood, each with its own character, distinct atmosphere, and a set of appealing tourist attractions. Here are a few to consider the next time you plan a trip using Inspirock’s convenient itinerary maker.