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Taking Time To Travel

Travel Tortoise is an online community of travellers who share their knowledge and experience to help others looking or currently taking time to travel.

With help, guides & advice on destinations, activities and attractions; Travel Tortoise is a tool that can help map out your trip, allow you to blog, share your photos and stories and ensure your family & friends know where you are and where you have been.

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Travel Pack Features

All Travel Tortoise members have access to these Free features: made for travellers, by travellers.

Travel Planner Budget Planner Travel Blogs Travel Notepad Travel Scrapbook
Travel Planner

Plan Your Travel

Whether you're going away for a week in Spain or backpacking the world for a year, your travel planner will help you to ensure you're fully prepared.

Plan everything from your accommodation to your activities, ensuring you make the most of your time abroad.
Travel Planner

Plan Your Budget

Create your own Travel Budget Plan and keep track of your spend - both before & during your trip away.

Plan for one big trip or for multiple holidays, using both your own and local currencies!
Travel Planner

Blog Your Travel

Share your trip abroad with friends and family with your very own blog.

You'll also be able to (optionally) keep other Travel Tortoise members updated with the latest news and top tips wherever you travel!
Travel Planner

Keep Track

When you're abroad, it's easy to lose key details such as hotel booking information, your travel insurance policy number or even local emergency numbers.

Fill in all the details you need whilst abroad on your secure, private travel notepad - allowing you easy access wherever you are in the world.
Travel Planner

Keep Memories

Capture your adventures through photos and writing of your journey abroad - and keep them forever in your memories.

Whether it's personal pictures you want to keep hold of or experiences you want to remember, make sure you keep them safe with us.



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Explore A Country With One Of Our Guides

If you're looking to head abroad on a travel adventure, you might want to consider reading some of our country guides. We cover a whole range of important travel topics - from top things to see & do, the best nightlife and where to catch the best adventure sports & activities.

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