Having lived in Lisbon for the last half year, these are my top tips for visiting this gorgeous city.
Budget your trip with these up-to-date travel costs & average accommodation prices.
Looking for the best reefs in Southeast Asia? This guide will help you much more than your Lonely Planet will.
Got itchy feet? Here are a few first steps you can take to traveling the world…
Review—Peak Design’s latest backpack is ultra versatile and especially suited to photographers or digital nomads.
Some of the top sights in Porto, Portugal’s second city and popular a weekend trip destination.
An overview with links to my other posts about Portugal, Europe’s hottest budget destination.
Fellow blogger Agness gives some top tips for visiting Siem Reap, gateway to Angkor Wat.
Download these handy smartphone apps before going on your next trip.
What my globe-trotting adventures have taught me about travel, the world and myself
Avoid travelling like a mule with this guide to packing using carry-on luggage only.
Knowing what to look for on hotel search engines means you’ll get to stay in nicer places.
Don’t just get travel insurance in case your phone gets stolen. That’s not what it’s really for…
Buying advice for lightweight compacts and mirrorless cameras ideal for travel photography.
A country struggling with safety issues and with few attractions; however, the Bay Islands are a SCUBA diver’s paradise.
These less-visited countries and regions can give you a different Southeast Asia experience…
Route map of my trip through Palawan in the Philippines, with travel tips and impressions.
Avoid the mass tourism & discover the other Thailand. Top things to do in Bangkok, Chiang Mai, the islands, and more…
Nicaragua is the cheapest country in Central America and ideal for low-budget backpacking. Learn about its well-preserved colonial cities, volcano trekking and outdoor adventure activities.
Advice for planning a trip to Southeast Asia, in particular the mainland (Thailand, Laos, Cambodia or Vietnam).
Learn about one of the world’s backpacker favorites. Info on Machu Picchu and many other attractions.
A country-by-country take on highlights and cost of travel in Central America.
Find out why The Philippines is Asia’s best kept backpacking secret.
Information, maps & things to do for the popular southern regions, as well as off-the-beaten-track northern Mexico.