Articles Tagged ‘tips’

Philippines Immigration Officials Banned From Greeting Visitors With ‘Merry Christmas’

Philippines Immigration Officials Banned From Greeting Visitors With ‘Merry Christmas’ December 10, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
When I first read the headline I thought it was political correctness gone even madder (considering how much of a Catholic nation the Philippines is), but the reason for the banning of airport immigration officials from greeting visitors Merry Christmas has nothing to do with cultural sensitivity. It...

Take Better Travel Photos: It’s a Snap

Take Better Travel Photos: It’s a Snap July 1, 2010 | Travel Tips | Read More
It’s easy these days to snap away mindlessly with your digital camera, knowing it’s not going to cost you anything (except time) to delete the shots you don’t want. But if you take some time to learn what makes a great photo and to be more cognizant when shooting, it’s actually...

How to Say Cheese Without Dreading the Results: Vacation Photo Tips

How to Say Cheese Without Dreading the Results: Vacation Photo Tips May 19, 2010 | Travel News, Travel Tips | Read More
You want the memories of your favorite trip to bring smiles and remind you of the good times you had away from home. That can be a tough request if your photos look like they’re better suited to a blooper reel or horror flick. But no matter what your body shape is or the level of sunburn you may...

How to Survive the 2009 Presidential Inauguration

How to Survive the 2009 Presidential Inauguration January 16, 2009 | Travel Tips, Washington DC | Read More
Are you going to be in Washington Dc January 20th? Read on for NileGuide’s tips on how to have a successful 2009 Inauguration experience. photo courtesy of dbking Defeat the … 1. Crowds a. Prepare to become intimately familiar with the back of stranger’s heads. Buy a harness for your child, walkie-talkies...