Got itchy feet? Here are a few first steps you can take to traveling the world…
Having lived in Lisbon for a while now, these are my top tips for visiting one of Europe’s most beautiful capitals.
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.
I’m now accepting guest posts from fellow independent bloggers (on specific subjects).
Avoid travelling like a mule with this guide to packing using carry-on luggage only.
Buying advice for lightweight compacts and mirrorless cameras ideal for travel photography.
Don’t just get travel insurance in case your phone gets stolen. That’s not what it’s really for…
What my globe-trotting adventures have taught me about travel, the world and myself
These destinations, while not so hugely on the radar, are among my favourites.
(Updated) An introduction to the region with links to all my in-depth guides.
These gorgeous tropical island destinations offer sea, sand & sun for under $30/day
Landlocked, rugged and remote, Bolivia is an adventure traveler’s paradise.
Avoid the mass tourism & discover the other Thailand. Top things to do in Bangkok, Chiang Mai, the islands, and more…
A less-visited treasure in Southeast Asia. Top things to do, tips & permitted areas.
These less-visited countries and regions can give you a different Southeast Asia experience…
Find out why The Philippines is Asia’s best kept backpacking secret.
Learn more about this backpacker favorite with top things to see, tips for visiting the epic Mayan ruins of Tikal, and info on costs and safety.
Route map of my trip through Palawan in the Philippines, with travel tips and impressions.
Learn how it’s possible to see this fascinating country on a budget. Salsa, cigars, 1950s cars and mojitos await.