August 14, 2018

How to Cleverly Use Layovers to Get Two Trips In One

This year I developed a whole new appreciation for adding layovers to my trips Routing your flights via stopovers — and then adding some extra time...

June 8, 2018

How Hostels Work: The Essential Things You Need To Know

I love hostels and have stayed in hundreds of them around the world Hostels are inexpensive places to stay, but they're also so much more than that...

April 22, 2018

Packing Like a Pro and Traveling Light—My Ultimate Guide

Packing light is hard But it's totally worth it!  Once you force yourself to pack smarter and lighter, your life on the road becomes so...

August 31, 2017

How to Snag the Ultimate Cheap Flights (Before Anyone Else Does)

When I'm looking for cheap places to travel, I will usually do this: first I'll research a destination I'm interested in and then I simply search for...

July 10, 2017

5 Best Pocket-Size Travel Games

Many travellers consider a deck of playing cards an essential item to pack But that old boring deck of 52 playing cards limits you to playing just a...

June 28, 2017

VPN for Traveling: Why You Need It & How to Set it Up

If you are a frequent traveler, a digital nomad, or going on a big journey, then it’s an excellent idea to subscribe to a VPN service In this post,...

January 2, 2017

15 Essential Travel Apps for Backpackers

There are quite a few lists out there of best travel apps, but most of these are for people going on a quick holiday If you're going on a longer...

December 14, 2016

3 Ways to Book Your RTW (Round the World) Trip

Buying an RTW ticket is not as simple as buying just any flight tickets If you're planning a multi-stop around-the-world trip, then the process...

December 5, 2016

How to Always Travel as Cheaply as Possible

What should you do if you want to travel but don't have a huge budget Some blogs like to claim that there are ways you can "travel the world for...

Tips & inspiration

Yep, another newsletter... but it's a good one!
Sign up and get my travel tips starter kit and best travel inspiration: