Money matters: How much will your USA road trip cost?

On the hotlist of every traveller: a USA road trip with your own van! Driving through national parks, eating a homemade burger in front...

Money Matters: How much does it cost to travel in Ecuador?

Ecuador has it all: Go on an adventure in the Andes, explore the colonial towns or visit the famous Galapagos islands. But, how much...

Sleep Less, Dream More – St Briavels Castle, England

St. Briavels is not your average accommodation. It's an 800-year old Norman castle that now serves as YHA hostel. Read here about Nichola West's...

Visit Giethoorn, the picturesque Dutch village with no roads

The charming village of Giethoorn consists only of waterways and narrow walking paths. It is fittingly called the 'Venice of the Netherlands' or the 'Venice...

What are the experiences with airlines in Peru?

When we were looking for a reliable and cheap flight operator in Peru we got lost in a web of positive and negative reviews....

Money matters: Costs to travel in Mexico?

Mexico is one the most diverse countries of Latin America with Mayan villages, deserts, white-sand beaches, jungle, volcanoes, nachos and tequila farms. A great...

The Bangkok Tree House Hotel, an eco-heaven in the city centre!

A riverside hotel amidst lush greenery, excellent bicycle paths, small Thai villages and great bird watching spots. We never expected to find such a...

Ancient rituals at the 10th World Wai Kru Ceremony in Ayutthaya

Whoever thought Muay Thai is a mindless, aggressive and blood hungry sport: think again. During my recent trip to Thailand I discovered that Muay...

Freaky, geeky Japan: 11 quirky things to do for travelers

Dressed in a French maid uniform, a young, pretty Japanese girl with long brown-dyed hair kneels next to our table: "What can I get you,...