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Essential Gear for Backpacking Around the World

Space All Weather Blanket

More and more travelers are opting to travel on the cheap with a backpacking trip, while this form of travel isn’t for everyone, backpacking is a great way that you can see lots of different countries without having to spend a lot on accommodations and while having everything you need strapped to your back. There are of course some essential ... Read More »

Best Mens Travel Bags

Quicksilver Luggage

Luggage for men can be somewhat difficult to find. Most men look for luggage that can carry their electronics, belongings, formal clothing and more. Quite a lot of men’s luggage also needs to have specialty slots are areas which can contain a suit, pants or dress shirts without wrinkling them. Most of these bag slots need to be specifically designed ... Read More »

Best Carry-On Luggage: Essentials to Make Your Flight Easier

Cabin Max Palermo

When it comes to finding the best functional luggage for your next trip it can be really overwhelming to look through the plethora of options which are available. If you travel often you need to have carry-on luggage which can stand up to the test of time. We have done the research for you and selected some of the best ... Read More »

Busan: Top Attractions of South Korea’s Second City

Busan from Above - Photo Credit: UN (Flickr)

Located on the southeastern-most tip of the Korean peninsula, Busan is the second largest city in the country and also home to Korea’s longest beach. Thanks to the beach at Haeundae, the city, and in particular its costal district, has become increasingly popular with foreign tourists who have joined the large number of locals who have been flocking here for ... Read More »

Don’t Be a Victim – 10 Common Tourist Scams and How to Avoid Them

Photo credit: Amalthya (flickr)

Travelling to new places and experiencing new things is something that I would recommend to anyone, but as with many things in life, there are also sometimes downsides to travel. The danger of the world outside your own backyard has mostly been over-hyped by media in the west. However whenever you travel to a country where the majority of residents ... Read More »

Is Myanmar on Your Itinerary?

Lake Inle - Photo Credit: Taro (Flickr)

Including Burma, or Myanmar as it’s now known, on your Southeast Asian travel itinerary is a great way to see some of the sights that other travellers might’ve missed off on their world travels. As the country only relatively recently relaxed its borders, many backpackers deemed the place off bounds when visiting this part of the world. Those that did ... Read More »

How to Manage Your Finances Whilst you are Travelling the World


Setting off on a long trip overseas or a round the world adventure can be one of the most exciting highlights of your life. For that reason, it can be easy to get caught up in the excitement and overlook some of the more tedious aspects of long term travel around the globe and to far flung destinations. While most ... Read More »

Exploring The Streets of Old Havana: 10 Must-See Attractions in Cuba’s Capital


Havana is one of those cities that seems lost in time – built from elegant but crumbling architecture, with vintage cars on every street and well-dressed couples and gaggles of teenagers strutting their stuff on the Malecón. Havana is a truly beautiful city. A Unesco World Heritage site, its historic buildings, fascinating history and passionate people provide plenty to see ... Read More »

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