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Can I Leave The Airport During A Layover?

| December 12, 2015 | 463 Comments
Can I Leave The Airport During A Layover?

A lot of people want to know: how do you know when you can leave the airport on a layover? Long layovers offer a kind of two-for-one deal. If you leave the airport, they offer the chance to explore an extra country along the way, possibly one you’d never thought to visit. But without knowing up […]

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Layovers With Pets: What You Should Know

| October 19, 2015 | 1 Comment
Layovers With Pets: What You Should Know

Your pet is part of your family – so why wouldn’t you want to spend your trip with your best four-legged friend? What do you need to know when flying with your dog or cat? Layover Guide breaks down all the basics to airline travel with pets, including logistics, planning for layovers, and more: Flying […]

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Tips On Getting Through Airport Security

| October 13, 2015 | 0 Comments
Tips On Getting Through Airport Security

You’ve planned your trip to the airport down to the minute. You left the house on time, despite the fact that you had to go back twice for your wallet and passport, checked traffic and plotted the best route, and even reserved your airport parking in advance. Car parked, bags checked, boarding passes printed–all with […]

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Do I Need A Travel Visa?

| September 28, 2015 | 26 Comments
Do I Need A Travel Visa?

The world is your oyster, and your passport an oyster knife. That is, until it isn’t. For many countries, a passport may be sufficient for entry. For others, though, a visa is required. If you’re a fly-by-the-seat-of-your-pants kind of traveler, you’ll have to forgo your free spirit ways if you want to leave the airport […]

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Best Travel Cameras

| September 21, 2015 | 0 Comments
Best Travel Cameras

Determining which travel camera will meet your needs, by trip type, requires quite a lot of thinking ahead of time. Sure, you want to capture memories to revisit once you’re safely back home but often times different cameras suit different trip. For example, for action-packed trips you may want a Go Pro camera that can […]

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Top Ten New Gadgets That Will Change the Way You Travel

| September 14, 2015 | 0 Comments
Top Ten New Gadgets That Will Change the Way You Travel

Long gone are the days you had to leave your computer behind when you traveled. Today’s tech gadgets are smaller and lighter, and afford travelers capabilities they could only dream about 10 years ago. Layover Guide has put together a roundup of ten new travel gadgets you won’t want to leave home without. PowerCard Faster […]

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Best Ways To Enjoy Your Travel Photos

| September 14, 2015 | 0 Comments
Best Ways To Enjoy Your Travel Photos

Are you tired of your amazing travel photos never being seen, and existing as files in your computer or in albums on your bookshelf? There are lots of fun and creative ways to enjoy your travel photos! You can put them on just about every other surface imaginable to personalize your interiors and enjoy your […]

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What To Pack For A Layover

| June 29, 2015 | 1 Comment
What To Pack For A Layover

Packing for a layover is like packing for a regular trip, but often much lighter and leaner and ideally something you can achieve with carry-on luggage alone. Layover Guide breaks down the Ultimate Layover Packing List for ideas on what to bring for your layover adventures. Your bag would, of course, reflect your destination and […]

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Oakland Layover

| July 2, 2014 | 0 Comments
Oakland Layover

Stuck on an Oakland Layover? The Oakland International Airport in the San Francisco area of California is a busy airport, with flights to destinations in the United States, Mexico and Europe. The airport is located roughly five miles from downtown Oakland, which makes the city accessible for those on long layovers. If you’re trying to […]

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Krakow Layover

| June 5, 2014 | 0 Comments
Krakow Layover

Stuck on a Krakow layover at John Paul II International Airport Kraków in Poland? The airport is located about 20 miles from the city centre, which makes it an accessible destination for those stuck on long Krakow layovers. If you’re trying to determine whether you can leave the airport during your layover, click here for […]

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Exotic Destinations Perfect For A Family Vacation

| June 25, 2012 | 0 Comments
Exotic Destinations Perfect For A Family Vacation

It’s often said that the family that plays together, stays together, but to make that adage come true, you need to take your family to a vacation destination that offers a wealth of intriguing activities. Exotic locales around the world are perfect for this purpose because they usually incorporate cultures and settings that are fascinating […]

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Best Hotels In Brisbane, Australia

| April 12, 2012 | 0 Comments
Best Hotels In Brisbane, Australia

As the third busiest airport in Australia, the Brisbane Airport has countless flights to Brisbane daily, and is a common layover and stopover destination. For those passengers looking for a place to spend the night, Layover Guide selected our top choices for Brisbane hotels. Sofitel Brisbane Central Centrally located in Brisbane, the Sofitel Brisbane Central […]

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Stars Stuck At The Airport

| August 6, 2010 | 0 Comments
Stars Stuck At The Airport

Unless you have a private jet, like Paris Hilton even celebs get stuck at the airport. “At the airport. Flight delayed. Yay.” Chris Daughtry Tweeted and posted a photo of him looking less than stellar at the news. Julianne Hough was stuck in line at the Denver airport, as the dancer Tweeted, “The Denver airport is insane… I think it […]

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Top Ten Travel Gadgets

| May 17, 2010 | 0 Comments
Top Ten Travel Gadgets

Gotta pack your bags for your favourite long haul holidays and still muddled about the travel gadgets to carry? The world of travel gadgets can be overwhelming with a ton of new options flooding the market. From military standard water purifiers to high-end USB sticks for data travellers, the market is abuzz with the most […]

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Top 13 IPhone Apps For Travelers

| April 21, 2010 | 0 Comments
Top 13 IPhone Apps For Travelers

Which are the best IPhone applications for those on the go? LayoverGuide.com has picked our favorite thirteen travel-related IPhone (and IPad) applications. 1. Gate Maps ($.99) Wouldn’t it be helpful to have maps of the terminals at the airport when you’re rushing to find your connecting flight? This program gives you a nice visual to […]

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