Travel Tips
The Man Who Hasn't Had A Vacation In 10 Years

The Man Who Hasn’t Had A Vacation In 10 Years

Every now and then you hear a travel story that makes you sit up and take notice. Like the backpacker who has been traveling non-stop for five years. Or the travel writer who decided to fly around the world without a singe piece of luggage. Or the adventure-seeker who’s traveling with no money. That kind... read more
Travel can extend your life: what the science of time can teach us about new experiences

Travel can extend your life: what the science of time can teach us about new experiences

Do you ever look back at your life and wonder where all the time went? Have you noticed that the older you get, the more the years seem to zoom by? When you were a kid, months felt like they went on for an eternity, right? Now the months feel like days. What if I... read more
The Seven Essentials Backpackers Shouldn't Leave Home Without

The Seven Essentials Backpackers Shouldn’t Leave Home Without

There are a lot of things you could take with you on vacation, but that doesn’t necessarily mean you should. I know some people feel that if they pack everything but the kitchen sink, they’ll be prepared for any eventuality. The truth is, you can get by with a lot less than you realize. My... read more
How To Choose The Right Guidebook For Your Trip

How To Choose The Right Guidebook For Your Trip

A guidebook is just what the name implies – a guide – and it shouldn’t stop you from seeking out your own unique experiences when you travel. But taking the right guide with you can save you money, ensure you see the things that are most important and prevent you from making any faux pas.... read more
How Duct Tape Can Save Your Vacation

How Duct Tape Can Save Your Vacation

If you’re a Star Wars fan, you know the old joke about how duct tape is a lot like the force – they both have a light side, a dark side, and they hold the world together. I definitely think it’s true that duct tape can be used to fix just about anything. The crew... read more
12 Tips To Save Money And Realize Your Travel Dreams

12 Tips To Save Money And Realize Your Travel Dreams

When people hear that I spent a whole year simply traveling, they usually wonder how I financed my trip – I’ve even had people ask if I won the lottery! If only. Unfortunately, it comes down to making little sacrifices here and there for a much bigger payoff at the end. You can do it... read more
Travel With Your Own Utensils And Save Money On Food

Travel With Your Own Utensils And Save Money On Food

If you’re traveling on a budget, one of the best things you can do to save cash is self-cater a few meals or snacks. Travel with a spoon in your bag and this becomes a lot easier. How? Well pretty much anything you would eat with a fork can be eaten with your fingers. What... read more
6 Tips On Traveling Abroad When You Don’t Speak The Language

6 Tips On Traveling Abroad When You Don’t Speak The Language

Worried about catching a train in Russia or finding your hotel in China? Language barriers shouldn’t stop you from exploring your dream travel destinations. All you need is a little planning and some simple tools. 1. Make the most of technology These days there’s an app for just about anything, and travel is no exception.... read more