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    Important Things You Should do Before Every Cruise

    The post Important Things You Should do Before Every Cruise appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Dream Cruises’ Explorer Dream passes by the Sydney Opera House If you plan to book a cruise as soon as it’s safe to do so and the cruise industry restarts, bear in mind that you also need to book your flights, and your pre-and post-cruise hotels, and finally any tours that are not included in the cruise. Once you have done that, start counting the days until your cruise adventure begins! Well, not quite. There are many (mostly) little things you still need to do before you begin your journey to…

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    Why International Women’s Day is particularly important this year

    The post Why International Women’s Day is particularly important this year appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. If there’s one upside to experiencing a major challenge or transformative event, it’s that these moments can highlight issues that were sitting on the backburner and provide an opportunity to rethink the status quo. With the entire world ground to a halt by COVID-19, the gender dynamics at home and at work have been thrown in the spotlight. Reports from UN Women and McKinsey & Company found that women were particularly hard hit by COVID-19. Women with families working in offices suddenly found themselves home-schooling and working from home, while…

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    Maldives with kids: 5 important questions to ask before you book | Condé Nast Traveller India | International

    I often get strange looks when I say I have travelled solo with my son to over 15 islands in the Maldives over the last six years. Though epitomized as a honeymoon destination for its stunning tropical beauty, Maldives also makes for the perfect family getaway. But with over 150 resorts to choose from, selecting the right property is key, especially if you are holidaying with kids. Here are some pointers that will help you pick a child-friendly resort in the Maldives: Seaplane or speedboat?  Speedboat or seaplane transfers are the norm in the Maldives. Some dock at the jetty, some at a pontoon. Photo: Leonardo Spencer/Getty Images If you’re…