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Lauren Mack

Lauren Mack has traveled to 40 countries on five continents, including Cuba, New Zealand, Peru and Tanzania. For many years, she called China, and then Taiwan, home. Countries at the beginning of the alphabet, particularly Antarctica, Argentina and Australia are on her travel bucket list. Lauren is a multimedia travel and food journalist and explorer based in New York City.
Posts by Lauren Mack
How to do New York City on a hangover

How to do New York City on a hangover

You’ve just landed in New York, and the bright lights of the city beckon you to shake off the jetlag and...
Lauren Mack
52 cheap and free things to do in Los Angeles

52 cheap and free things to do in Los Angeles

Los Angeles has it all – year-round sun, art and culture, and 120 kilometres of coastline stretching from Malibu to Long...
Lauren Mack
Shower at the beach and go straight to the airport

From the playa to the plane: How to travel on a beach day

When it comes to saving money, Cheapflights knows a thing or two about finding the best flight prices. But often...
Lauren Mack
A guide to walking tours in New York City

A guide to walking tours in New York City

The prospect of a trip to New York might have you humming songs about big yellow taxis and people riding a hole...
Lauren Mack
How to do Jamaica on a shoestring budget

How to do Jamaica on a shoestring budget

From party-ready Negril to laid-back Montego Bay, Jamaica’s variety makes it one of our favourite Caribbean Islands. And while it remains less expensive than...
Lauren Mack
Cheap and free things to do in Dublin

Cheap and free things to do in Dublin

You don’t need the luck of the Irish to discover Dublin on a budget. We’ve found 15 cheap things to do in the Irish...
Lauren Mack
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Festive flying: the best decorated airports this Christmas

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, everywhere you fly. Airports around the world are decking their terminals with...
Lauren Mack
Things to do in Dubai on an 8-hour stopover

Things to do in Dubai on an 8-hour stopover

Ultra-modern Dubai is an increasingly popular destination, not just for business travellers but also for travellers on leisurely stopovers and...
Lauren Mack
Troubleshooting health issues while travelling

Troubleshooting health issues while travelling

Nothing puts the brakes on a trip more than getting sick or injured. Despite a traveller’s best efforts to prepare and prevent...
Lauren Mack