Avoid travelling like a mule with this guide to packing using carry-on luggage only.
Driving along the Dalmatian coast, my future travel plans, and other bits and bobs.
A trip report and guide to komodo dragons, Labuan Bajo and rural Flores.
Whether you’re a budget backpacker or a digital nomad, these laptops are perfect for taking on the road.
Cost of travel varies greatly in South America, from near-western prices in Brazil to rock-bottom prices in Bolivia. Now updated for 2016.
Going on a big trip does not have to be a distant idea. You can start making it a reality today.
My list of favorite bargain destinations, now updated for 2016…
Advice for planning a trip to Southeast Asia, in particular the mainland (Thailand, Laos, Cambodia or Vietnam).
What my globe-trotting adventures have taught me about travel, the world and myself
An introduction to the region with links to all my in-depth guides.
Learn how it’s possible to see this fascinating country on a budget. Salsa, cigars, 1950s cars and mojitos await.
Every backpacker goes to Cambodia to see the epic temples of Angkor Wat. But there is much more to this fascinating country…
Learn about the best things to see in Vietnam, itinerary advice, maps, and cost of travel.
An updated look at Southeast Asia’s most expensive city. Can you survive on a backpacker budget here?
A country struggling with safety issues and with few attractions; however, the Bay Islands are a SCUBA diver’s paradise.
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.
Learn about cost of travel and places to see – on Caye Caulker and the rest of Belize
Indonesia is more than just Bali! An in-depth region overview of every island.
Information, maps & things to do for the popular southern regions, as well as off-the-beaten-track northern Mexico.
Find out why The Philippines is Asia’s best kept backpacking secret.
These gorgeous tropical island destinations offer sea, sand & sun for under $30/day