Sleep Less, Dream More – Find yourself in the deserts of...

Laura spent a night with the Bedouin in the endless deserts of magical Jordan. Read her story here. This post is part of the series...

11 x ‘Do As The Japanese Do’ For Travelers

While going through my travel notes for my '11 quirky things in Japan' article, I stumbled upon a word cloud which I had created...

Money Matters: What are the costs of 3 months backpacking in...

Lisanne took some time off to go on the ultimate Southeast Asia trip. She strapped on her backpack and went all the way from Khao...

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,...

Staying in a female capsule hotel in Nagoya, Japan

Even though capsule hotels were originally invented as cheap accommodations for Japanese business men, who are too drunk to go home, they are rapidly...

Money Matters: Costs of Flashpacking Deluxe in the Philippines

Arthur and Paul went on a flashpacking deluxe trip to the Philippines. They enjoyed vibrant Manilla, relaxed at the white sand beaches of Boracay,...

BoB vs. the Great Wall

I didn’t want to go. “Why go on a tour if we can travel to the Great Wall independently?” I asked. My friend however...

Sleep Less, Dream More – The Perils of Overnight Travel in...

Bus station in Cambodia
It was past midnight, and two of my newly-found travel buddies and I climbed out of the bus, stretching our legs waddling to our...

Money Matters: Costs of first-time backpacking in Thailand

Thailand: a country that doesn't really need an introduction. We all know it has delicious food, welcoming people and gorgeous white beaches. It is...